Freedom to Read Week (Feb. 19 – 25)

Freedom to Read Week takes place every February in Canada. It’s a week to focus on issues of intellectual freedom. When groups or individuals interfere with this right by attempting to prevent or impede access to books or magazines, this is known as a challenge. The Petawawa Public Library and Intellectual Freedom You may haveContinue reading “Freedom to Read Week (Feb. 19 – 25)”

Christmas 2022 Booklist

Don’t have a Blue Christmas! If all the bells have been jingled, and all the halls have been decked, but you still feel the need for a little Christmas, check out some of the shiny new holiday titles at the library. View the Christmas 2022 booklist where you can check availability and place a hold!Continue reading “Christmas 2022 Booklist”

Volunteer at the Library!

Have you ever thought about helping out at the Library? Are you a former Library Volunteer who would like to get back at it? You’re in luck. We are so pleased to be welcoming volunteers back to the Library again! For Adults Whether you’re a fresh volunteer or an old pro, you can start byContinue reading “Volunteer at the Library!”

Christmas Cheer!

This year we are thrilled to offer a variety of holiday themed programs over the course of the afternoon. On Saturday December 3rd, between 1 – 3 pm visit the Library Program room to create your very own gingerbread (paper) ornament, I spy, and colouring pages. In the main area of the library, we willContinue reading “Christmas Cheer!”

Giving Tuesday Request

This Giving Tuesday, support information, education, creativity and discovery – support your local library! On Tuesday, November 29th, 2022, we invite our community to give back by donating to the Petawawa Public Library. We aspire to enhance learning, to inspire discovery and to foster connections through positive, informative, and accessible tools. We’ve been able toContinue reading Giving Tuesday Request