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chess piecesChess Club

Are you a chess player or would like to learn about the game?  The Chess Club is back at the library for the Wednesdays in October - October 3, 10, 17 and 24 from 6:30 - 7:30 pm. Players of all ages and abilities welcome. This is a drop-in program, no registration is required.

child sitting on floor with bookTweenie Tots

Books 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. The new session started on Thursday, September 13.

babyBaby Time with EarlyON

A free, drop-in infant friendly program where parents/caregivers will find support & encouragement from staff & peers in a safe and welcoming environment. Weekly discussions on a variety of topics based on interest. Takes place on Tuesdays from 10 am to noon.

Speaker's Nite @ the Library

Thurs. Oct. 25 @ 7 pmFinding information on health care and community services using SouthWest Health Line presented by Barb Hagarty
Thurs. Nov. 15 @ 7 pmPop tarts or a Porsche: get a perspective on retirement planning presented by Allison Mogk

Gallery Space

Currently displaying are some works from Emma Folkema and 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.

Get Caught Reading!

The contest ended September 4th.

All the pictures are on our Get Caught Reading page.

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.