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Let’s Talk Treaties

Zoom talk about Treaties

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Let’s meet up virtually to talk about the land we live upon and Indigenous perspectives.  Join Danka Brewer from Shabot Obaadjiwan First Nation to discuss treaties and unceded territority; to listen, ask questions, learn and be part of the conversation.  Our Zoom talk is coming up this Thursday, November 19th at 7 pm and is part of Ontario Treaties Week, supported by the Ministry of Indigenous Affairs.  If you have any questions or need help to connect on Zoom, please contact Vicki vicki@rlpl.ca

Trick or Treat

For November Laura Lee is bringing back Baby Songs & Rhymes spaces are limited so make sure to RSVP. The Friends of RLPL are on the search for new members. We rescheduled our Sign Workshop for November giving you 2 option to paint, pick your sign and register with Laura Lee (Hint: could make the perfect Christmas present) Hoopla is bringing back BONUS BORROWS for the month of November and the Rideau Lakes Public Library staff have another month of good reads for you to try. Check out all this and more in our November Newsletter.

Hello October, Hello Autumn skies

Hello October, it is Library Awareness Month! 

We hope you will celebrate with us October 18 – 24 during Ontario Library Week and if you haven’t already signed up for a  library membership or refreshed your old card to one of our new designs it will be the perfect week to connect with us.  This month we will be having a Paint Party and another sign workshop for adults, check out the newsletter for details. Click here > Newsletter October 2020

September is here!

Hello September!  It is Library Card Sign-up Month, celebrate with us by getting your very first library membership or refreshing to one of our new designs.  This month we bring back some fun adult in-house workshops check out the newsletter for details. Plus, have you heard about the book based on a local setting you may be familiar with – Dark August by Katie Tallo is set in Elgin, Ontario and we welcome you to join our Author Talk with Katie Tallo on Zoom. Click here > Newsletter September 2020

Hello August

August is upon us and it is time to enjoy that sunshine with a good book. Make sure to get your reading material this weekend as Rideau Lakes Public Library curbside pick-up will be CLOSED on Monday August 3.  Click here for the August Newsletter

We are happy to announce Phase 3 – as we get ready to open our doors once again, starting Tuesday August 4. Please follow the posted signage ; wear a mask, wash/sanitize your hands, distance and stay home if you are showing any symptoms.  We will continue with Curbside Pick-up at the Rideau Lakes Public Library  Click here for details.