Alberta Literary Awards 2010
The Alberta Writers Guild has over $17, 000 up for grabs in the 2010 Alberta Literary Awards. Authors, publishers or other interested parties are invited to submit entries no later than December 31st, 2009. See the submission guidelines on their website for more details.
Munsch at Home
ABC CANADA Literacy Foundation recently launched the annual Munsch at Home Contest, a fun contest where families get to write a creative story together in hopes of winning a private home visit from Robert Munsch! But that's not all;the winning family will also get to choose a local library, school or literacy group to receive a public reading by Mr. Munsch. The contest runs until December 11 and is open to all Canadian families. The Munsch at Home Contest runs in celebration of Family L...
Children's Halloween Party
Don't forget to bring your preschoolers to our Children's Halloween Party led by balloon artist and puppeteer Deseri Adrian on Friday, October 30th at 10:30 am. Cost is $1 per child or $2 per family, and feel free to dress up!
A Month Full of Programming
I've had a hard time getting to the computer this month as it's been a lot of hands-on programming work. We're almost half done our two fall sessions of Computers for Novices, and just finished a very successful fall session of Kids Connection (a new session has been plannned for January 13th). In between, we've had a story hour with the Day Home Providers, been to Clandonald School to promote the library, and hosted another successful book sale fundraiser for library. The Genealogy Interest...
Gearing Up for Family History Information Day
Our local Genealogy Interest Group has big plans to host their first Family History Information Day. Mark Saturday, October 17th on your calendars to join us for this great opportunity to connect with experts of this popular hobby.
Summer Reading Program Wraps Up
Thanks to all our junior detectives who did a fantastic job of reading and solving our 'mini mysteries' in this year's Sunbeam Summer Reading Program. Thirteen kids read 160 books! And thanks to our local Subway, Lakeland College, and the Yaceyko family for donating some great prizes. See you all next year!
A Cup of Coffee in Support of Alzheimers
We are once again planning to host a Coffee Break to help promote awareness of Alzheimer's disease and raise funds to support the services of the Alzheimer Society. Join us on Tuesday, September 22nd for a cup of coffee in support of this worthy cause.
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