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Download e-books and audiobooks for your e-reader, tablet or smartphone!

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Register for our online nonfiction book club and join in the discussion!

Check out our new video game collection for PS3, Xbox and Wii consoles!

Access over 100 titles in our Digital Magazine Collection

Check out books or pick up holds with the new Books to Go and Holds to Go service at the Seymour-Hannah Sports and Entertainment Centre.

Borrow free digital videos, music, and audiobooks with your library card.

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Upcoming Programs

Book a Librarian
Thursday, September, 20 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Central Library, Learning Resource Centre
Get the most out of your technology with our Book a Librarian service! Book a ha...
Youth Job Search Drop-In Services
Thursday, September, 20 04:00 PM - 07:00 PM Central Library, Learning Resource Centre
Are you between the ages of 15 – 29 and looking for employment? Join staff fro...
The Write Stuff
Thursday, September, 20 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM Central Library, Story Hour Room
Do you want to learn creative writing techniques to improve your short stories, ...
Searching Online with Google
Friday, September, 21 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Central Library, Learning Resource Centre
Improve your searching skills using online search engines like Google and learn ...
Books and Babies ** Full **
Friday, September, 21 10:15 AM - 10:40 AM Dr. Huq Family Library Branch
** Please note this program is fully registered. A short wait list will be taken...
Books and Babies
Friday, September, 21 10:15 AM - 10:40 AM Central Library, Story Hour Room
Share rhymes, songs, finger-plays and books with your child. Under 2 years & ...

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