Author Visit June 10th
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.
Discover the Grasslands
Children and adults alike will enjoy taking part in this interactive program from Science Alberta. Do a giant puzzle of some native plants and learn the effects of drought, or investigate, using real skulls from prairie mammels, the differences in teeth between a carnivore, omnivore and herbivore. We have five stations set up from which you can play and learn. Interested parties can ask at the desk to go down to our basement and check out this cool exhibit!
Library Closed for the May Long Weekend
We will be closed on Saturday, May 16th for the Victoria Day Weekend. Sorry for any inconvenience.
Your Library Card is Great Value
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 M...
Library Closed Easter Weekend
The library will be closed for maintenance to our online database, TRACpac, from April 10th through 13th. Sorry for any inconvenience.
Spring Book Sale Coming April 21st
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!
Thank You to the Art Club
Thank you to the Vermilion Art Club for getting me out of a pickle and lending us their easels to display our art exhibit "The Greying Nation"! How wonderful to such generous community-minded individuals and resources available to us!
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