Event

Talking TED Talks

Come out to join us...we’re Talking TED Talks at the Library.

Enjoy viewing and discussing individual TED Talks at Parkgate Library with other community members. Local resident Oliver Hung will be facilitating the first several sessions.

Check out the schedule:

  • January 9: Dan Gilbert's “The Surprising Art of Happiness”
  • January 23: Daniel Kahneman's “The Riddle of Experience vs Memory”
  • February 27: Ken Robinson's “Do Schools Kill Creativity?”
  • March 13: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's “The Danger of a Single Story”
  • March 27: Hans Rosling's “The Best Stats You've Ever Seen”
  • April 10: Susan Cain's “The Power of Introverts”
  • April 24: David Autor's “Will Automation Take Away Our Jobs?”
  • May 8: Brené  Brown's “The Power of Vulnerability”
  • May 15: Amy Cuddy's "Your body language shapes who you are"
  • May 29: Pamela Meyer's "How to Spot a Liar"
  • June 12:  Kang Lee's "Can You Really Tell if a Kid is Lying?" 
  • June 26: Dan Pink's "The Puzzle of Motivation"

Register at 604-929-3727, ext. 8166. 

Location: 

Parkgate

Time: 

Repeats every 2 weeks every Monday until Mon Jun 26 2017.
Monday, May 15, 2017 -
2:30pm to 4:00pm
Monday, May 29, 2017 -
2:30pm to 4:00pm
Monday, June 12, 2017 -
2:30pm to 4:00pm
Monday, June 26, 2017 -
2:30pm to 4:00pm

Audience: 

  • Adults

Registration: