New Provincial Budget Effects
The operating budget for the Southern Ontario Library Service (SOLS) has been cut by 50%. This directly affects our patrons.
One service that will no longer be available due to this cut is interlibrary loans. We will not be able to accept or attempt to fulfill interlibrary loan requests after April 25th.
Please read this announcement from SOLS for more details and contact MPP Steve Clark if you have concerns or comments.
Painting at the Library – Rooster Decoupage
This ‘Painting at the Library’ fundraising class will be taught by Marg Grothier. Marg’s home studio and gallery is near Mallorytown, ON. She has been painting since 1973, and teaching art classes for St. Lawrence College since 1988. She has studied extensively with leading artists in Canada and the U.S.A. and now conducts workshops in both countries.
The medium for this class is découpage and the subject will be a rooster. The class will run on May 10th from 1:00 – 4:00 PM and will cost $40 to attend. Materials and refreshments will be provided. As spaces are limited registration is required, please contact us to reserve a spot.
Painting at the Library – POSTPONED – TBD
Our first Painting at the Library event was so much fun we’re welcoming Diane Godwin-Sheridan back for another! Diane is a local artist & visual arts instructor at St. Lawrence College & the 1000 Islands Summer School of the Arts. The theme of this fundraising class will be Spring Fling, and the subject is irises in watercolour.
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Recreation Lending Library
Items in this new collection are now available to borrow. Recreation items have a three day borrowing period. A full list of this collection can be viewed HERE.
Borrowers must sign a liability release form as well as put down a deposit for every borrowed item with a value of $50 or more. The liability release form and a list of the items that require a deposit can be found HERE.
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