canadiary Mississauga

Diary of Events and Happenings in Mississauga, Ontario.


Mississauga Comic Expo (MCX 2017) 

Mississauga Comic Expo (MCX 2017) Mississauga Comic Expo is back! Once again the festival will be held over TWO DAYS, with Saturday attractions taking place on all floors. Mississauga Comic Expo is a large scale comic expo featuring artists, exhibitors, cosplayers, workshops and more! Dress up in costume or just come down to the Mississauga Central Library and join us in an appreciation of comics and local creators. There will be events and activities for all ages and admission is FREE. Event Date(s):October 20, 2017 - October 21, 2017. Event Time(s):Oct. 20: 4:30-11:00 pm, Oct. 21: 10 am-4 pm. Location:Central Library 301 Burnhamthorpe Rd. W. Mississauga, Ontario L5. B 3. Y3 Canada Phone: 905-615-3500 [email protected] Place Type: Library Branch. Cost:Free. Amenities:5 floors arranged by subject, 244-seat Noel Ryan Auditorium, 5 meeting rooms available to public. Directions:Located in the Civic Centre area at the northeast corner of Burnhamthorpe Rd. W. and Living Arts Dr., across from the YMCA.. Parking Information:2 levels of underground parking with 450 spaces. More Information:Friday, October 20 Kick-off Events:4:30 – 8:30 pm: LVL Board Games Free-Play4:30 – 8:30 pm: Introduction to Dungeons & Dragons4:30 – 8:30 pm: Dungeons & Dragons Adventurers League4:30 – 10:30 pm: MCX Movie Marathon5:00 – 6:00 pm: Jedi Training with Jedi Master Marcel Da. Costa. MCX Movie Marathon List:4:30 – 6:15 pm: The Lego Batman Movie (2017) - PG6:30 – 9:00 pm: Princess Mononoke (1997) – 14. A9:15 – 10:45 pm: Fanboys (2009) – 14. ASaturday, October 21 Events:9:30 – 1:00 pm: Children's Programs10:00 – 4:30 pm: Artist Alley10:00 – 4:30 pm: Exhibitor Booths10:00 – 4:00 pm: Indie Games Showcase10:30 – 4:00 pm: Escape Room with De-Code Adventures11:00 – 4:00 pm: LVL UP Board Games Free-Play2:45 – 4:00 pm: Special Guest Signing: Jay Baruchel3:00 – 3:30 pm: Sketch Challenge. Comic Book Workshops & Panels. And more!More Information:Follow us online for updates at https://www.facebook.com/Mississauga. Comic. Expo or here. Contact: [email protected] to participate or learn more. . Event Details. Location: 301 Burnhamthorpe Rd. W. Mississauga, Mississauga

Ten Healthy Habits of Financial Management 

Ten Healthy Habits of Financial Management Get ready to examine ten healthy financial habits that will improve the way you manage your finances. Sign up for this free information session - can you afford to miss it? Admission is free. Registration is required. For more information and to register, please call Sciences & Business Department 905-615-3500 ext. 3589. This program is presented in partnership with CPA: Chartered Professional Accountants Canada. Event Date(s):October 19, 2017. Event Time(s):7-8:30 pm. Location:Central Library - Classroom 3 301 Burnhamthorpe Road West, Mississauga, Ontario L5. B 3. Y3 Canada. Cost:Free. Event Details. Location: 3 301 Burnhamthorpe Road West, Mississauga

The Joke's on Them: Klondike Humour & Social Lines 

The Joke's on Them: Klondike Humour & Social Lines As part of the UTM Lecture Me! series: Prof. Chris Petrakos will explain the role of laughter in developing and contesting relationships during the 1890s Klondike gold rush by studying miners' tales taken from this fabled time in the North. Admission is free. Registration is required. For more information, please call Sciences & Business Department 905-615-3500 ext. 3589. This program is presented in partnership with University of Toronto Mississauga. Event Date(s):October 17, 2017. Event Time(s):7-8:30 pm. Location:Central Library - Classroom 3 301 Burnhamthorpe Road West, Mississauga, Ontario L5. B 3. Y3 Canada. Cost:Free. Event Details. Location: 3 301 Burnhamthorpe Road West, Mississauga

Small Business Resources at Your Library 

Small Business Resources at Your Library Discover the wealth of Library resources available on starting and running a small business. Admission is free. Registration is required. For more information, please call Sciences & Business Department 905-615-3500 ext. 3589. Event Date(s):  September 21, 2017  October 14, 2017. Event Time(s):10:00 - 11:15 am. Location:Central Library - Green Space West, 2nd Floor 301 Burnhamthorpe Road West Mississauga, Ontario L5. B 3. Y3 Canada Phone: 905-615-3200. Cost:Free. Event Details. Location: 2nd Floor 301 Burnhamthorpe Road West Mississauga, Mississauga

Publish Me! 

Publish Me! Join us for 4 dynamic speakers over 4 evenings in October! Learn about the publishing industry from different perspectives: a literary agent, a graphic novelist, a children's publisher and a recently published author. Admission is free. Registration is required. For more information, please call Sciences & Business Department 905-615-3500 ext. 3589. This program is presented in partnership with Friends of the Library: Mississauga. Event Date(s):  October 4, 2017  October 11, 2017  October 18, 2017  October 25, 2017. Event Time(s):7-8:30 pm. Location:Central Library - Green Space West, 2nd Floor 301 Burnhamthorpe Road West Mississauga, Ontario L5. B 3. Y3 Canada Phone: 905-615-3200. Cost:Free. Event Details. Location: 2nd Floor 301 Burnhamthorpe Road West Mississauga, Mississauga

Canada 150 Digital Storytelling Event 

Canada 150 Digital Storytelling Event Cooksville Library, in conjunction with Afghan Women's Organization, is pleased to be hosting a Canada 150 Digital Storytelling Event funded by the Government of Canada. Please join us for an evening of storytelling. We will screen a series of digital stories of Canadians who arrived in Canada as refugees and invite you to share your stories about your arrival to Canada, or of welcoming someone who was new to Canada. Bring a photo or special object if you wish to create your own story in our digital storytelling booth! Children's activities. Families welcome! This event is FREE! Event Date(s):October 5, 2017. Event Time(s):6-8 pm. Location:Cooksville Library 3024 Hurontario St. Suite 212 Mississauga, Ontario L5. B 4. M4 Canada Phone: 905-615-4855 [email protected] Place Type: Library Branch. Cost:Free. Amenities:30,000 items (approx) including DVDs, videotapes, music CDs, CD-Roms and more, Internet access. Directions:Located on the second floor in the Cooksville Colonnade situated on the northwest corner of Dundas and Hurontario Streets.. More Information:To register in advance, please email [email protected] Event Details. Location: 3024 Hurontario St. Suite 212 Mississauga, Mississauga

Lakeview Library Book Club 

Lakeview Library Book Club The Lakeview Library Book Club meets on the first Wednesday of each month from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m., except in July and August. Event Date(s):  September 6, 2017  October 4, 2017  November 1, 2017  December 6, 2017  January 3, 2018  February 7, 2018  March 7, 2018  April 4, 2018  May 2, 2018  June 6, 2018. Event Time(s):6:30 - 8:00 pm. Location:Lakeview Library 1110 Atwater Ave. Mississauga, Ontario L5. E 1. M9 Canada Phone: 905-615-4805 [email protected] Place Type: Library Branch. Cost:Free. Amenities:60,000 (approx) items, programs for all ages. Directions:Located in a residential area east of Cawthra Road, south of the QEW and north of Lakeshore Road.. More Information:See the full list of book selections and their descriptions on our website www.mississauga.ca/lakeviewlibrary. Event Details. Location: 1110 Atwater Ave. Mississauga, Mississauga

Increasing Your Online Security 

Increasing Your Online Security Keith Mc. Vean will discuss tools and techniques to help better secure yourself online such as through the use of password managers, two-factor authentication, and how to make better, easier to remember passwords. Admission is free. Registration is required. For more information, please call Sciences & Business Department 905-615-3500 ext. 3589. This program is presented in partnership with Friends of the Library: Mississauga. Event Date(s):October 3, 2017. Event Time(s):7-8:30 pm. Location:Central Library - Green Space West, 2nd Floor 301 Burnhamthorpe Road West Mississauga, Ontario L5. B 3. Y3 Canada Phone: 905-615-3200. Cost:Free. Event Details. Location: 2nd Floor 301 Burnhamthorpe Road West Mississauga, Mississauga

Erin Meadows Library presents: Business Owner's Manual to Wealth Management and Preservation 

Erin Meadows Library presents: Business Owner's Manual to Wealth Management and Preservation Are you are a small or medium sized business owner or manager? Join us for an information session on wealth management and succession planning for small business. Speaker: David Duong, CPA, CMA, CIM®, B.. Comm Financial Security Advisor. Program Room 1. Ages 16+ Free .. Call or visit to register. 905-615-4750 2086 Event Date(s):September 30, 2017. Event Time(s):11:30 am - 1:00 pm. Location:Erin Meadows Library 2800 Erin Centre Blvd. Mississauga, Ontario L5. M 6. R5 Canada Phone: 905-615-4750 [email protected] Place Type: Library Branch. Cost:Free. Directions:The Library is part of Erin Meadows Community Centre.. Event Details. Location: 2800 Erin Centre Blvd. Mississauga, Mississauga