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Download and keep popular MP3 music for FREE!

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

Come check out our Local History Room featuring local history scrapbooks, photos, newspaper clippings and much, much more!

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.

Explore our collection of Historic Images of St. Catharines & Niagara

Explore the musical scrapbooks of Teresa Vanderburgh in our new exhibit.

Upcoming Programs

Teddy Time Tales ** Cancelled **
Saturday, December, 15 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM Dr. Huq Family Library Branch
Meet in the Children's Area every Saturday for 30 minutes of storytelling. Brin...
Cocoa Reindeer ** Cancelled **
Saturday, December, 15 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Dr. Huq Family Library Branch
** Cancelled ** Join in all the reindeer games as we get into the holiday spirit...
Story Corner
Saturday, December, 15 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Central Library
Meet in the Children's area at the Central Library at 11:00am every Saturday for...
Teddy Time Tales ** Cancelled **
Saturday, December, 15 02:15 PM - 02:45 PM Port Dalhousie Branch
Cancelled Meet in the Children's Area every Saturday for 30 minutes of storytel...
Cookie Time
Saturday, December, 15 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM Central Library, Story Hour Room
Join us for some fun cookie-themed stories and decorate your own Holiday cookie ...
Pyjama Story Time - The Night Before Christmas
Wednesday, December, 19 06:30 PM - 07:15 PM Dr. Huq Family Library Branch
Wear your coziest pyjamas and join us for an evening of jungle animal stories an...

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