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New Board Members

September 24 2021

Board members may either be town residents or county residents. The appointment is for three years. Applicants should have a keen interest in life long learning and the continued growth of the public library and archives in our community. Interested? Further information…

Author Chat

September 24 2021

Join us on Saturday, October 2nd at 3 pm for a chat with Doreen Vanderstoop! We’ll talk all about her debut book Watershed and we’ll have a Q&A section, where you can ask her any questions you have.  Zoom link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/93921957853?pwd=KzhqYmZxNHpMN29KK3g2bSsyVVV0UT09…

One Book, One Community Scavenger Hunt

September 22 2021

In partnership with Athabasca Watershed Council we are happy to announce that the One Book, One Community Online Scavenger Hunt starts today! The clues are based on the book "Watershed" by Doreen Vanderstoop, and all the answers are on the AWC website. Get started…

Missed our Online Book Discussion?

September 22 2021

Here are the questions we discussed! What made the setting in Watershed unique or important? Could the story have taken place anywhere? What feelings did Watershed evoke for you? How are Willa and Daniel similar? How are they different? How are those similarities and…

Nature Walk with Watershed Readings at MossyTrails

September 21 2021

Come and meet Watershed's author, Doreen Vanderstoop, hear some readings from her book, enjoy a nature walk and explore some artistic expression on September 25th. The event begins at 1pm. Pre-registration is required and numbers are limited, so don't miss out. Click…

Online Book Discussion

September 17 2021

Join us in our first online book discussion about Watershed on Tuesday, September 21st at 7 pm! https://us06web.zoom.us/j/98854210993?pwd=bjhQazV3Y0NaN0dESk1LUmxmbGJCdz09...

Watershed Giveaway!

September 13 2021

Surprise! In partnership with Athabasca University Library we are giving away a copy of Watershed by Doreen Vanderstoop and a year’s membership/membership renewal to the 10th person to visit the library on Tuesday, September 14th and Thursday, September 16th. ...

Reika the Gnome

August 26 2021

We recently had the privilege of hosting Reika the Gnome from St. Paul Library. Reika has been travelling to libraries all over Alberta!  You can learn all about Reika’s travels here: https://www.stpaullibrary.ab.ca/programs/gnoming-around-library...

Battle of the Books Results

August 19 2021

Have you read all of the Battle of the Book finalists?...

20 Minute Kid Fit Workout with Brooke

August 12 2021

Join Brooke for a workout as part of our Summer Reading Program! https://youtu.be/eX-zEclelAw...

Writing Group

July 13 2021

Sunday Night Writing Led by Kendra Whitfield Free drop-in writer's group First week July 18th, 2021 at 6:30 Tap into your innate creativity, connect with your inner writer and create in community with other writers. Join us on Sunday evenings for an hour and a half…

French Books

June 25 2021

Come by and check out our French Books!...

Reopening!

June 9 2021

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International Archives Week

June 4 2021

Did you know it is International Archives Week from June 7th-11th? Athabasca Archives has put up a wonderful post showcasing the local artwork in the archives. Check it out here: http://www.athabascaarchives.org/art-in-the-archives.html  ...