Looking for reading inspiration?

Check out this year’s top fiction picks from literary awards like the Scotiabank Giller, Governor General’s Literary Awards, Booker Prize, and the National Book Awards. You might discover your next favorite author or genre. Don’t forget, you can also place a hold online.

Dyslexia Awareness Month

October is Dyslexia Awareness Month and thanks to a micro grant from the International Dyslexia Association Ontario and its Read October campaign we have been able to add “decodable books” to our children’s collection! The Petawawa Public Library is happy to help raise awareness of dyslexia and the resources available in our own library.

Our New Circulation Desk!

We are excited to officially announce the completion of our new Circulation Desk(a.k.a. the Accessible Service Desk Retrofit). This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada’s Enabling Accessibility Fund. This is how it started. (Yes, that is duct tape holding the bottom together). This was our temporary service point. (We’ll just callContinue reading “Our New Circulation Desk!”