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Target Earth

In a few weeks, we’ll be welcoming back local astronomer Frank Hitchens to share with us his talk called, “Target Earth”.  He’ll discuss the threats we face from asteroid and comet impacts, and how we can protect ourselves. 73 more words

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iPads for Beginners

Last weekend, we held one of our first tech seminars of the fall–“Introduction to Android”, and it was hugely popular. Patrons who have iPads aren’t out of the loop, though…we’re having a webinar for you on… 170 more words

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Scotiabank Giller Prize Long List Announced

Earlier this month, the Scotiabank Giller Prize long list was announced…twelve Canadian books in the running for the prestigious Canadian literary prize valued at $25,000. All of the books were presented in a field of 161 entries, and were deemed to be the best fiction published in Canada covering a variety of topics and writing styles. 271 more words

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Natasha Peterson Book Launch

One of our lovely patrons, Natasha Peterson, is launching her first picture book at the Carleton Place Public Library on Saturday, September 24 at 11am. 556 more words

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Celebrating Men’s Health Day

Celebrating Men’s Health Day

(In recognition of Prostate Cancer Awareness Month)
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
10 – Noon
Featuring Walgreen’s Pharmacist Krystal Patel
Come hang with the guys for a discussion on prostate cancer and the importance of men’s vitamins… 64 more words

Bye Bye Summer...

Our summer programs are done, our wonderful summer students are gone, and we’re busy gearing up for fall programming. But wasn’t it fun? We had a great time in July and August, and it was all thanks to YOU! 104 more words

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We're On Instagram!

If you follow us on Instagram, you’ll know that last week, we posted photos with plastic dinosaurs, yarn, and yes…books. Did you know that we often post things on Instagram regarding new books, fun programs, or just interesting things that come into the library…and we don’t post these things anywhere else? 28 more words

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