Quoth#12 | January 11th 2015

News and Events from Salt Spring Island Public Library


  1. Today is the birthday of Matt Mullenweg, founder of WordPress, the software that powers 17% of the websites on the internet, including our very own library site.
  2. And on Thursday of this week in our Tech Cafe, facilitated my Myles English, you can learn how to set up your own Wordpress blog.
  3. Youth Book Club

  4. Also on Thursday Cathy McCluskey and Marsha Moreau will be running the first Youth Book Club session of 2016.
  5. The Colour of Sound – Exploring Synesthesia

  6. The Program Room exhibition featuring the works of Frank Huether and Sandra Charge continues. To get a flavor of the exhibition take a look this video with with music by Frank and images by Sandra.
  7. The Look sandra charge painting, frank huether piano
  8. IndieFlix

  9. Enjoy this trailer for a documentary about Artisan Chocolate, then find out how you can see the full program for free using your library card.
  10. BEAN TO BAR Film Trailer, a film about artisan chocolate. beantobarfilm.com
  11. If you're looking for something to watch on these cold winter evenings check out the range of independent shorts, documentaries and full length movies available from IndieFlix.
  12. For free access to these videos register using the IndieFlix link on our database page.
  13. This Week

  14. Thursday 14th January

    - Youth Book Club 15:30 to 17:00
    - Tech Cafe: WordPress Hands-on 19:00 to 21:00

    Friday 15th January

    - Bridge Club 10:00 to 12:00
    - StoryTime 10:30 to 11:15
    - Games Night 18:00 to 21:00

    Saturday 16th January

    - Tech Tutoring with John 10:00 to 17:00
    - ToddlerTime 10:30 to 11:00