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The library will be closed 

Friday April 18 for Good Friday and

Monday April 21 for Easter Monday

Bibliocommons - the catalogue on Easter Monday

There will be intermittent outages on Bibliocommons on Easter Monday, April 21 due to server maintenance.

Speakers Nite @ the Library

When:     Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 7 p.m.
Who:        Becky Huffman, Victim Services, Perth County Program Coordinator
                Colleen Johnson, volunteer
Topic:      What is Victim Services, what is the mandate and services provided,
                how to get help and becoming a volunteer

Refreshments generously provided by Friends of the West Perth Library

New in 2014

Effective January 2, loan periods and renewals of most items will be streamlined in all Perth County libraries. The chart detailing the loans and renewals can be found on the Your Library Account page.

Home Alone

This course will be presented by St. John Ambulance on Friday June 6.  This course is recommended for ages 9-11. Further details will be posted closer to the date.  Call the library to register.

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Perth County Reads 2014

The book that all of Perth County will be reading and discussing in 2014 is ....  The Lives of Girls and Women by Alice Munro.  Find all the details on the Perth County Reads 2014 page.

Tweenie Tots

This program is for young children four years old and under.  We have fun reading books, playing games, singing songs and add a touch of silliness to make it a great time.  Infants are welcomed as well.  Children must be accompanied by an adult.  The program is on Thursday mornings 10:30 -11:15 a.m. and the donation is $1/child/session.  The new session started on January 9, 2014.

Do you know about  .... our online information? Featuring:

Tumble Book Cloud Junior

Tumble Book Cloud Junior includes over 300 titles, including ebooks, read-along chapter books, graphic novels, educational videos, and audio books. This collection is designed for readers in grades 3 - 6.
Access Tumble Book Cloud Junior


Visit the Online Databases & Newspapers page to see all available databases.

The support of the Government of Ontario through the Ministry of Culture and of the Government of Canada through Industry Canada is acknowledged.

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The support and funding of The Ontario Trillium Foundation is appreciated.

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E-books are have been funded through Perth Community Futures Development Corporation.

The support of the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport is gratefully acknowledged.