October 29, 2015 at 7 p.m.
The Odyssey Comes To Almonte
Renowned storyteller Jan Andrews has been telling tales from Homer’s the Odyssey for over 20 years. She describes this outstanding story as “So ancient and yet leaping forth so vibrantly for all of us, capturing that search for home which stands at the heart of all our lives.”
Jan weaves magic with her words. Join us for a memorable evening.
November 7, 2015 at 1:30 pm
Meet Canadian economist and former Parliamentary Budget Officer Kevin Page. He provides an insider’s account of his experiences in his new book Unaccountable. Page argues that our democracy is being undermined by an increasingly autocratic government that does not respect facts that run counter to its political agenda.
We look forward to hearing views of/from this informed speaker.
Fight to the Finish: Canadians in the Second World War 1944 – 1945 is a masterful account of Canadians in the Second World War. Cook’s trademark storytelling ability guarantees an informative and engaging afternoon.
Tim Cook requested we meet at the Legion to carry on his interest in connecting with and honouring veterans.
We are extremely delighted that we’re able to bring these fine speakers to our town and eager to give them a warm welcome. Some of our recent events have filled up quickly. Since seating is limited, we encourage you to contact us as soon as possible to find out details and reserve your seat.