75th Library Anniversary Party

November 9 2022

Come celebrate with us!

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Senior Readers Theatre

November 8 2022

Do you remember hearing and enjoying plays on the radio when you were growing up? Ever wonder how sound effects are made? Would you like to try acting in a play, using only your voice, and not having to memorize a word? Would you like to participate in a group activity…

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Unveiling of Sylvain Voyer Paintings

October 20 2022

Donation of two landscape paintings by local artist Sylvain Voyer to Alice B. Donahue Library and Archives Unveiling and reception at 2:00 pm, October 28th at the Athabasca Public Library   The artist will be in attendance. Coffee will be served.

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Book Disscussion about The Prairie Chicken Dance Tour by Dawn Dumont

October 14 2022

Have you read this year's One Book, One Community-Athabasca Book choice, The Prairie Chicken Dance Tour by Dawn Dumont? If you have read it, are part way through or even are just curious about the story, please join us for what is sure to be an engaging discussion about…

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Film Screening of Indian's Like Us

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KAIROS Blanket Exercise

October 13 2022

Join us for this FREE One Book, One Community-Athabasca event. From the KAIROS website: The Blanket Exercise is based on using Indigenous methodologies and the goal is to build understanding about our shared history as Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples in Canada by…

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Fine Reinstatement

July 19 2022

Effective September 1st fines on overdue items will be reinstated. 

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One Book, One Community 2022

July 2 2022

This year's One Book, One Community pick is 'The Prairie Chicken Dance Tour' by Dawn Dumont! Loan a copy through the library or if you want a copy to keep, we also have new copies to sell. About the book: The hilarious story of an unlikely group of Indigenous dancers who…

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A thank you to our volunteers!

January 18 2022

Thank you to all library volunteers! In the new year it is customary to celebrate the time, commitment and energy generously donated by all of the library volunteers. These amazing people share their personal time to benefit our programs, special events and board function.…

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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…

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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:  

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