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JUL
29

Library Closed Saturdays in August

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Just a reminder that the library will be closed for all of the Saturdays in August. Sorry for any inconvenience.
JUL
22

Laughing Out Loud

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What a great morning to be a kid at the library! Daryl Robb and his buddy Leroy the Lobster from Down by the Docks put on a performance that had the kids waving their arms, dressing up, telling jokes, screaming and singing. Daryl and Leroy (played by his daughter) are true professional entertainers, as they know how to play the crowd and 'not hold back'. A big thanks to Northern Lights Library System for sponsoring this event (which was enjoyed by over 120 people!), and to Daryl and Leroy for... More...
MAY
21

Congratulations on behalf of the Friends

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The Friends of the Vermilion Public Library would like to congratulate the following people on winning their raffle!: Genny Ahlgren (Crocheted tablecloth, Value $200) Sandra Kathnelson (Child’s pine table and chair set, Value $150) Cameron Walsh (Knitted sweater, hat and bear, Value $100) Merle Thomsen (for Pauline) (Handmade wooden Lazy Susan, value $50) Rebecca Pashulka (Child’s knitted sweater, value $50) Trish Parenteau (Child’s knitted ... More...
MAY
03

Want to be a librarian?

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Northern Lights Library System (NLLS) has a bursary worth $1000 available for one qualified applicant wanting to acquire education and training to enter the profession of librarianship. Contact NLLS for more details.
JAN
21

Featured Book - Twice Born

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The Twice Born By Pauline Gedge Gedge’s presentation of all things Egyptian, her story-telling power, plus all the elements that make her an international best-selling author, are to be found in The Twice Born. This is a curious story of a peasant born boy who leaves his beginnings far behind. In the beginning of the novel, Huy is five years old. His Uncle Ker sponsors Huy and his schooling begins. Far from familiar surroundings Huy manages his lessons and befriends a young noble. ... More...
JAN
01

Top 2007 Books

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Thanks to everyone who submitted their favorite reads of 2007 (including those who submitted their comments online)! We’ve wrapped up our poll, so here are the results (reasons, if they were given, are noted in parenthesis): Juvenile Fiction: Star Wars Books The Long Patrol by Brian Jacques Lord Brocktree by Brian Jacques Dragon Rider by Cornelia Funke Mossflower by Brian Jacques (it’s exciting!!) Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White (I like Wil... More...