What’s New

Sign and Acrylic Pour Workshop Fundraiser

Make a sign or try Acrylic Pouring

There are still spaces available. Register ASAP with Betty’s Sign Studio and Paint Parties. Need a present for your new graduate? is there a Birthday or Anniversary around the corner? Maybe you are looking for that perfect one of a kind gift for the neighbours summer BBQ? Look no further a create one of these original master pieces. For more information you can also contact Laura Lee lauralee@rideaulakeslibrary.ca

Summer work at the library

We have two student positions opening up at the library this summer.

One is for a Program Assistant  to help run our fabulous programs (especially the Reading Boost program in August) and the other is for a Library Assistant to work the circulation desk, primarily at the Main Branch in Elgin, as well as helping out with our Tourism outreach.

Download the applications below and contact Vicki for more information or to apply by Friday May 31, 2019.

Program Assistant

Library Assistant


May Newsletter

May finds us ready to get into step into spring with fresh reads,  a workshop on essential oils, 3 movie events, and a Friend’s of the Library author’s event at the end of the month.

Concerned about the recent funding cuts to Provincial Library Services?   Show your library some love:

  • Get ready for a “Read-in” protest May 1, noon to 2 p.m. at the Elgin
  • Sign our petition to restore funds.  We have paper copies at every branch which will be delivered to Queen’s Park May 6. There is also an online petition.
  • Write your MPP Steve ClarkMinister Tibollo, or Premier Doug Ford.
  • Post often on social media #SaveOurLibraries

Download the May Newsletter