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cover of book showing old photos and titled BerthaLisa M. Hutchison Author Talk

Local author Lisa Hutchison has written a second book about her family, this time based on her great-grandmother's life in Germany. Lisa will be at the Library on Wednesday, October 23 @ 7 pm to speak about her book, 'Bertha: Shine like the Dawn', as Ontario Public Library Week is being celebrated.

Happy Anniversary!

The Perth County Information Network is celebrating its 20th Anniversary on Thursday, October 24th from 1-4 pm.

Interlibrary Loan 

The interlibrary loan service has resumed. Find out all the details here.

Tweenie Tots

child sitting on floor reading a bookBooks are the focus and fun is the goal. Preschoolers are invited to join in the stories, songs, rhymes and crafts. Each week will be a new theme and a new opportunity to learn and laugh during this 45 minute program. 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. This fall session started on September 12.

Gallery Space

Currently displaying are recent works from the Mitchell and Area Arts Group. 

See the full Art Displays page.

Top Ten Hits (+1)

What are the popular books that are on hold? Take a look at our new list of the Top Ten Hits (+1)  at the West Perth Library.

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

Home and Consumer Information

Be a smart consumer when you access the information in our Home and Consumer section of the Online Information page. The Auto Repair Reference database, the Canadian Consumer Handbook and the online version of the Ontario Driver's Handbook are all available.

Visit the Online Information & Homework Help 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.

 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.