“How did it get so late so soon? It’s night before it’s afternoon. December is here before it’s June. My goodness how the time has flewn. How did it get so late so soon?” ― Dr. Seuss
Wednesday 13th: Paint Club with Fun Art Paint Parties. Create your own unique hand painted vase. Registration required, $40, South Elmsley Hall, 6:30pm
Friday 15th: Kid’s After School Free Play Friday. Snacks provided! Registration required. Elgin Hall, 4-5:15pm
Monday 18th: Teen After School. Drop in for crafts, needle felting, and treats. Grades 7-12 RDHS Cafeteria, 2:15-4:15pm
Thursday 21st: Drop in for a FREE movie matinee screening! Snacks and beverages provided. Elgin Hall, 1-3pm Count the candies jars are at all branches! Guess the amount and win the jar!
Look out for special event Saturday labs at our Maker Space throughout the month
All RLPL branches will be
closed December 24, 25, 26 31, and Jan. 1 for the holidays
We hope you will consider donating to the Rideau Lakes Public Library, and help us continue in our mission to build welcoming spaces, connect, and inspire our community.
Talk to us by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org, by phone at 613 359 5334, or visit us in branch.
Our Elgin and South Elmsley branches are equipped with card readers for visa/debit donations, and we also accept cash and cheques.
Thank you Rideau Lakes! Happy Giving Tuesday 🙂
“Fear not November’s challenge bold— We’ve books and friends, And hearths that never can grow cold: These make amends!” — Alexander Louis Fraser, “November”
A look at what’s ahead in NOVEMBER… Wednesday 1st: Paint Club with Fun Art Paint Parties. Paint a winter scene on slate. Registration required, $55, South Elmsley Hall, 6:30pm Mondays starting the 6th: Teen Quilting Club. Grades 7-12 are invited to join this 4 week FREE workshop. Registration required. RDHS Cafeteria, 2:15-4:15pm Wednesday 15th: Jewelry Workshop. Create a unique bracelet. Adults and teens welcome. Registration required. $35, South Elmsley Hall, 6:30pm Friday 17th: Kid’s After School Free Play Friday. Snacks provided! Registration required. Elgin Hall, 4-5:15pm Thursday 23rd: The Friends of the Library present a FREE movie matinee screening of “Fool’s Paradise” Drop in! Snacks and beverages provided. Elgin Hall, 1-3pm Tuesday 28th: Advance Care Planning Seminar. A one hour presentation with Q+A to follow. In partnership with Hospice Hub. Drop in, light snacks and beverages provided. Elgin Hall, 7pm If you have any questions, feel free to contact us
We are looking for someone to fill in, working flexible hours and at all of our branches. Please
see our complete job description and if you need more information contact Vicki by email or phone 613-359-5334. Application window closes by 5 p.m. Friday November 10 2023. We welcome all applications but not everyone will be contacted for an interview.