In the United States, the 3rd Monday in January is a National Holiday in memory of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.. While it is not a holiday in Canada, Canadians and people all over the world will take some time today to acknowledge the tremendous legacy of Dr. King as a champion of freedom, equality and peace.
Check out our book display in honour of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, including these titles:
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What are some of the important issues in the world today? What are people talking about? What are people worried about? What are people angry about? What are people scared about? Check out our display of books related to current issues. As some might say, get woke, stay woke.
Have you been watching the Rugby World Cup? The tournament heads into the Quarter-Final “knockout” stage this weekend. The Rugby World Cup is the third largest sporting event in the world (after only the Olympics and the Soccer World Cup.) The Rugby World Cup takes place every four years and brings together the top 20 international sides to battle for global rugby supremacy. Check out our display of materials related to Rugby Union Football.
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