Get Caught Reading: Monday May 30th

Dylan Jordan

Join the ESA Library as we celebrate Get Caught Reading Month.

Today, Monday May 30th, Dylan Jordan got caught reading I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson
the 2015 Printz Award Winner which tells the story of two twin siblings using a compelling stream of consciousness style.

What will you get caught reading?

  • Check out who got caught reading what in the small Library display case opposite the Main Office.
  • Follow the postings at the ESA Library Daily Blog.
  • Post what you’re reading now on our Padlet wall.  Be sure to include your name.  Everyone who posts will be entered in our draw for great books at the end of the month.  This Padlet is password protected.  The password is: ESAgetcaught
  • Every day during the lunch hour five (5) lucky people will Get Caught Reading somewhere at ESA.  Each person caught reading will receive a Library chit.  Take your Library chit to the Library to be entered into another draw at the end of the month for more great books.

 

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Final Final Friday Fun Day…

What a Day!  (What a Week…!)

Thank you to the students in the Social Justice Class and the members of PoW for a great lunchtime session.

Having taken time out to breathe, turn off your tech, have a healthy meal, enjoy good company, and contemplate positive mental health…  take this with you in the weeks ahead as you study and prep for Final Exams.

Get Caught Reading: Thursday May 26th

Kristina Quiroz

Join the ESA Library as we celebrate Get Caught Reading Month.

Today, Thursday May 26th, Kristina Quiroz got caught reading If I Stay by Gayle Forman, a story about a young teen dealing with the aftermath of a catastrophic accident leaving her as the only surviving member of her family.

What will you get caught reading?

  • Check out who got caught reading what in the small Library display case opposite the Main Office.
  • Follow the postings at the ESA Library Daily Blog.
  • Post what you’re reading now on our Padlet wall.  Be sure to include your name.  Everyone who posts will be entered in our draw for great books at the end of the month.  This Padlet is password protected.  The password is: ESAgetcaught
  • Every day during the lunch hour five (5) lucky people will Get Caught Reading somewhere at ESA.  Each person caught reading will receive a Library chit.  Take your Library chit to the Library to be entered into another draw at the end of the month for more great books.

Get Caught Reading: Tuesday May 24th

Should have got this posted yesterday…. better late than never!

Jenna Caranci

Join the ESA Library as we celebrate Get Caught Reading Month.

Yesterday, Tuesday May 24th, Jenna Caranci got caught reading The Regulators by Stephen King a novel where, suddenly one summer, evil descends upon a quite little street in Ohio.

What will you get caught reading?

  • Check out who got caught reading what in the small Library display case opposite the Main Office.
  • Follow the postings at the ESA Library Daily Blog.
  • Post what you’re reading now on our Padlet wall.  Be sure to include your name.  Everyone who posts will be entered in our draw for great books at the end of the month.  This Padlet is password protected.  The password is: ESAgetcaught
  • Every day during the lunch hour five (5) lucky people will Get Caught Reading somewhere at ESA.  Each person caught reading will receive a Library chit.  Take your Library chit to the Library to be entered into another draw at the end of the month for more great books.

Clara Hughes at the Bluma Appel Salon: Tickets Available!

The ESA Library has six (6) tickets – three pairs – to give away to see Olympian Clara Hughes,who will be presenting this year’s 10th Annual June Callwood Lecture.

Ms. Hughes is Bell Canada’s national spokesperson for the ‘Let’s Talk’ campaign, and the author of Open Heart, Open Mind.  Clara also successfully defended Lawrence Hill’s most recent novel, The Illegal, in this year’s Canada Reads contest (where she wowed this avid reader!).

Ms. Hughes will share her past struggles with depression – and the work she does to help break down the stigma associated with mental illness – at the Appel Salon at the Toronto Reference Library on Wednesday May 25th.

Q&A, as well as a book signing, to follow the lecture.

While this event is free to attend, donations are welcome and will be shared equally between Toronto Public Library Foundation and Jessie’s: The June Callwood Centre for Young Women.

This event is SOLD OUT!  If you want to go but haven’t got tickets, this is your chance.

Please complete this form to tell us why you should be the one to get a pair of these tickets.

Find the details about the event at this link.

You will be contacted by the end of day Tuesday and e-mailed your tickets in PDF format.

Get Caught Reading: Thursday May 19th

Quinn Tabbitt

Join the ESA Library as we celebrate Get Caught Reading Month.

Today, Thursday May 19th, Quinn Tabbitt got caught reading The Circle by Dave Eggers the sensational British YA book about an emotionally paralysed young woman who learns to live with the help of the most unlikely character.

What will you get caught reading?

  • Check out who got caught reading what in the small Library display case opposite the Main Office.
  • Follow the postings at the ESA Library Daily Blog.
  • Post what you’re reading now on our Padlet wall.  Be sure to include your name.  Everyone who posts will be entered in our draw for great books at the end of the month.  This Padlet is password protected.  The password is: ESAgetcaught
  • Every day during the lunch hour five (5) lucky people will Get Caught Reading somewhere at ESA.  Each person caught reading will receive a Library chit.  Take your Library chit to the Library to be entered into another draw at the end of the month for more great books.