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MAY
26

Author Visit June 10th

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Bring your lunch for a presentation on some fascinating local history. Robert Hendriks, author of William Bleasdell Cameron: A Life of Writing and Adventure, will be here to enlighten us on the life of this survivor of the Frog Lake Massacre.We have 10 copies of this book left and they will be for sale for $5 each. For more on W.B. Cameron, see this article in the Vermilion Standard. More...
MAY
07

Library Closed for the May Long Weekend

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We will be closed on Saturday, May 16th for the Victoria Day Weekend. Sorry for any inconvenience.
APR
01

Your Library Card is Great Value

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Here's a hypothetical scenario worth considering when your library membership is due. The average cost of each of the following items is as follows* Paperback Novel:$7.00 Magazine:$3.50 Video:$22.00 Audiobook:$30.00 Hardcover Novel:$27.00 If you were to purchase one of each per month for a year, the total cost would be $1, 074! What great value, not to mention the selection considering your VPL card makes you a member of "The Alberta Library". * Scugog... More...
MAR
30

Library Closed Easter Weekend

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The library will be closed for maintenance to our online database, TRACpac, from April 10th through 13th. Sorry for any inconvenience.
MAR
30

Spring Book Sale Coming April 21st

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You are once again invited to our annual Spring Book Sale. Come and check out our selection of books, magazines, videos and more for all ages.Sale lasts only until supplies last, so hurry in!
FEB
04

THANK YOU to the Friends of the Vermilion Public Library

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A big THANK YOU to the Friends of the Vermilion Public Library for buying us our beautiful new circulation desk, and for the 'elves' who put it together! Check out our Photo Gallery for pictures.
FEB
04

New Class Added

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A new session of Computers for Novices has been added to our repertoire of winter/spring programming. The eight-week class will begin on Thursday, March 5 at 2:00 pm. Please phone to pre-register as spots are limited.    
JAN
27

New Magazine Subscriptions

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We are starting to receive and circulate our new subscriptions from the J.R. Robson subscription drive. New magazines include (but are not limited to) Wired, Cardmaker and the Pacific and Prairie Horse Journal.
JAN
05

Beat the Winter Blues at the Library

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Our line-up of winter programs and events are set to keep you from going stir-crazy! The Genealogy Interest Group continues to meet on the second Thursday of the month. Bring you knitting or crocheting for Knit Wit, an afternoon of camaraderie, beginning Wednesday, January 14th. Our puzzle table is set up for people of all ages to work on. Ready to Lose It is back in a new, half-day workshop format on January 17th. Please phone to pre-register. Kids Connection offer... More...
DEC
10

Do A Puzzle at the Library

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Come in from the cold and get cozy at our puzzle table beginning January 8th! People of all ages are welcome to contribute to our 1000 piece picture.