Parents & Educators

Parents and Educators

Help children build a connection to the Library that will last a lifetime!

Petawawa Public Library supports learning and literacy for school-aged children, preschoolers and babies by sharing practical educational tools, homework help resources, and fun experiences that spark the imagination. Our collection includes board books, easy readers, picture books, chapter books, graphic novels, information books and audiobooks.

For more information about Children’s Programming, and services for Parents and Educators, email Haley Mitrow or call 613-687-2227 ext. 2203

Reading Support

Engaging in reading, writing, singing, playing and talking activities together will help build your child’s literacy and love of reading. Ready to discover more?

Library Cards for Teachers

Teachers may take out memberships with special privileges to support their classroom activities.

  • Items circulate for six weeks (no renewals)
  • Memberships are only valid during the current school year

To register, visit the Library in person with photo identification and documentation of your current address.

Class visit for schools and daycares:

Did you know you can schedule class visits to the library? We also offer student cards (good until the June 30th) so students can utilize our resources and check-out materials during class visits!

We can even visit your school/daycare for in person visits!

Email Haley Mitrow for more information on booking a visit.

A picture of book stacks in the youth department of the library.

“The only thing that you absolutely have to know, is the location of the library.”

Albert Einstein