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Social Worker
Services | May 27, 2019
Sit down and chat with Crystal, an Outreach worker from Langs Mondays: 9:30am - 1:00pm Thursdays: 9:30am - 1:00pm Get information you need about the... Read More»
Ruins of Pompeii
Laura, Old Post Office | May 24, 2019
Learning is an important part of life and something we do every single day! It's exciting to discover a new skill or learn about a new subject, as it... Read More»
two dogs and an ipad
Idea Exchange | May 16, 2019
Nothing beats lounging around with a great magazine! The RB Digital App (formerly Zinio for Libraries) offers full colour copies of your favourite... Read More»
Old Post Office Light Show
Nicole, Queen's Square | May 16, 2019
Since its grand opening, the Old Post Office has featured an impressive display of lights, illuminating the building on select evenings. Commissioned... Read More»
Happy Victoria Day
Idea Exchange | May 14, 2019
All Idea Exchange locations will be closed Monday, May 20, 2019 for Victoria Day. All locations will also be closed on Sundays for the summer,... Read More»
laptop with cartoon icons coming out of screen
Services | May 13, 2019
Free Individual appointments are available to assist you with the use of technology. Appointments are for 60 minutes. A friendly staff member is... Read More»
hands in green gloves with planter
Beth, Preston | May 2, 2019
When the winter eases off a bit, and we start to feel the warmth of the sun again, it is easy to remember how good it feels to be outside. Those... Read More»
There There book cover Syndetics
Phil, Queen's Square | May 1, 2019
 “There is no document of civilization which is not at the same time a document of barbarism.” That’s a quote from Walter Benjamin, a cultural critic... Read More»
woman using libby on a tablet
Lucie, Queen's Square | May 1, 2019
An easier way to borrow eBooks and audiobooks! Libby, by OverDrive, is a free app available for Android, iOS, and Windows 10 devices that allows you... Read More»
couple on couch playing the ukulele
Shaun, Hespeler | May 1, 2019
I don’t know about you but, come winter my desire to hibernate is strong. It’s only with the help of cup after cup of very strong, very black coffee... Read More»

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