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Used Booksale @ the Library

When:   Saturday, May 23 during town-wide garage sale, 8 a.m. - noon
Where:  Front lawn of the library

Speakers Night @ the Library

When:     Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 7 p.m.
Who:       Dr. John Hohner
Topic:     Trips to Central America to provide eye care

Refreshments generously provided by Friends of the West Perth Library

Book Bees @ the Library

Join us for an exciting time finding out all that books have to offer! With everything from your all time favourites like Pete the Cat and his Groovy Buttons to new and exciting adventures at the Snappy Little Farmyard. Offered in conjunction with West Perth Early Years.

When:     Wednesday afternoons  from April 22 - May 27
Time:        3:15 - 4 p.m. Drop-in.

Please call Perth Care for Kids at 519-348-8618 for details.

Lunchtime openings at the Libraryclock showing noon

For the months of April, May and June, the library will be open over lunchtime on Mondays and Wednesdays as well as the usual lunchtime hours on Fridays.  Please see the hours page for the complete listing of hours.

TD Summer Reading Program2015 TD Summer Reading Club

Information about the program is now available on the 2015 TD Summer Reading Program page.

The theme for 2015 is Play.

What Every Babysitter should know  

When:              Friday, June 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Where:             Program Room @ Library
Cost:                $50 - payable day of course to St. John Ambulance
What to bring:  Lunch and a doll

This award-winning course presented by St. John Ambulance teaches the skills necessary to care for infants, toddlers and pre-schoolers.  It emphasizes safety, dealing with emergencies and first aid basics.

Course materials include a student activity book, a certificate suitable for framing and a wallet-size certificate.  This course is recommended for young people turning 11 in 2015.

Call the library to register.

Gallery Space

The library has display spaces on Levels 3 & 4.  Now exhibiting are paintings from local artist David Doyle.

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.

News Archive

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

 Logo of The Ontario Trillim Foundation

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

Logo of Perth Community Futures Development Corporation

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.