Programmes and Events

Ontario Public Libraries Week - October 15 - 21 2017

A Visit Will Get You Thinking!

This week is a time to celebrate libraries and the vital role they play in our communities.  We offer print and digital literacy, education, entertainment, and community building. You can check out a Hotspot or a Go-Pro, a ukulele or a microscope. From books to movies to board games, we've got something for everyone.

Preserving Your Family Photographs
Join us for an overview of print and digital photography using hands on examples. Presented by Wellington County Museum and Archives Conservator Patty Whan and Archivist Karen Wagner.
Monday, October 16, 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Drayton Branch

Carnegie Cafe : Introduction to Embroidery
Join Hazel Alexander for a discussion on the art of embroidery including instruction on a few basic stitches. Please register.
Tuesday, October 17, 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Marden Branch

Breakout Box
Break out of boredom at the library! Your team will work together to solve intriguing puzzles which will unlock the breakout box! Please register.
Tuesday, October 17, 3:30-4:30 pm
Saturdays October 21 and 28, 10:30 - 11:30 am
Mount Forest Branch

Author Visit: Marthe Jocelyn (All Ages)
Author and Illustrator Marthe Jocelyn will share from her picture books "Hannah's Collections" and "Sam Sorts". Learn the process that goes into making a book!
Thursday, October 19 - Ask staff for details.
Palmerston Branch
Harriston Branch

Come on out and visit us this October, and see how a visit will get you thinking.