Ontario Public Library Week

October is an exciting month for public libraries! We are celebrating Canadian Library month and Ontario Public Library week which takes place from October 18 to 24.

This is a great time to recognize the important contributions public libraries make toward a community's literacy, education and life-long learning. Wellington County Library will be celebrating with a number of exciting activities!

Highlights for the week include:

Let's Talk Science logo

Let's Talk Science: Chemistry Magic Show

Mount Forest Branch, 519.323.4541

Monday, October 19, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Grades K - 6. Please register.

black and yellow caterpillar

Creepy Creature Animal Show
Marden Branch, 519.763.7445
Wednesday, October 21, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Ages 4 and up. Please register.

 Jennifer RobsonAuthor visit from 2015 Evergreen Award Nominee Jennifer Robson
Rockwood Branch, 519.856.4851
Thursday, October 22 at 6:30 pm
Please register.
Paws 4 Stories dog Molly

Paws 4 Stories
Aboyne Branch - Saturday, October 17, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Fergus Branch - Tuesday October 20 and 27, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Marden Branch - Saturday, October 24, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Space is limited, please register.

Evergreen nominees

Evergreen Award voting - draw prize is a $100 gift certificate to Drayton Entertainment.

  • Food for Fines will be returning this year
  • Book draws for all ages

We are looking forward to celebrating the power of public libraries!