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Mitten Tree

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We are collecting store bought or handmade mitts, scarves and hats to decorate our mitten tree.  All items will then be donated to Santa Anonymous who will distribute them to children in need.  Pickup date is December 18th.  Thank you for your contributions.

Alberta Prairie C.O.W. Bus

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 October 16th C.O.W Bus visits Vermilion Library  The Alberta Prairie C.O.W. bus will arrive at our parking lot to present fun and interesting activities that help parents and younger children (0-6) add literacy activities into their daily lives.  10:30 am to 12:00 pm.  Drop in event. No charge.  Look for the bus painted like a cow.   11:30 am Legacy Library Presentation  The community is presented with a box full of books and the facilitat... More...

Snapshot Day 2013

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 GET IN THE PICTURE AT YOUR LIBRARY WITH SNAPSHOT DAY 2013” The Vermilion Public Library is joining public libraries across the province in “Snapshot Day 2013” during October to show how important public libraries are to the people and communities of Alberta. On October 10th, Vermilion Public Library will compile statistics, customer comments, photographs and other data chronicling a typical day in the library. The results at Vermilion Public Library will be u... More...

Book Spine Poetry Contest

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Book Spine Poetry Contest Guidelines 1. Pick books. 2. Pile in order. 3. Take photograph. 4. Go to website 5. Choose photo Gallery along the top tabs. 6. Choose the photo gallery “Book Spine Poetry” and submit photo. 7. Under messages, type the poem (in case it is needed for clarification). 8. If you have any trouble contact: Entries must be submitted by April 26th. Prizes will be awarded.   More...

Art Display and Meet the Artist

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    Art Display and Meet the Artist   Cindy Vreeling, a local artist from the Islay area, is displaying a number of her original oil paintings and prints in the Library until the end of February.  This is a sample of her work. Thursday February 21st from 5:00 to 7:00 Meet the Artist Drop in and watch Cindy at work and ask any questions you may have.  Light refreshments provided. More...

Fall Book Sale

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The Library will be holding a book sale from October 26th to 30th, so come and support the library while adding to your own collections. We have a good variety of books, DVDs and magazines, at very reasonable prices! All books are $1, and DVDs are only $2.  

Dollar Days at Vermilion Public Library

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The donations have been piling up and we’ve run out of room! Come and browse our tables for your next summer read or movie where all items cost 1$.