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.
Browse for book bargains and recover from all that Black Friday shopping!
October is a busy month! There’s Thanksgiving, Hallowe’en, Canadian Library Month, Ontario Public Library Week, Dyslexia Awareness Month and First Nation Public Library Week which runs from October 2-6! Read on to discover the special events for the week.
Congratulations to Auni Milne of Sumack Loft, the designer of our logo! The bear logo was submitted to LogoLounge, who selected it to be published in the next LogoLounge book. This book includes winning designs from around the world and is used by advertising agencies, communications companies, and graphic design boutiques as inspiration for theirContinue reading “Library Logo Wins Award!”
Having fun isn’t hard, when you’ve got a library card… Check out Medici TV, it’s not just another streaming service!
A close-up view of our “moon surface” showing a few of the craters we made. The impact craters are highlighted by dashed circles. We even had one marble that created two craters!
Jacob, a student from Nipissing University in the Bachelor of Education program, has just finished a placement here at the Petawawa Public Library. Here’s what he had to say about the experience.
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.
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”
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!