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Download and keep popular MP3 music for FREE!

Chat online with a librarian.

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

Books and Babies
Friday, January, 18 10:15 AM - 10:40 AM Merrit Branch
Your child is never too young to use the Library. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, an...
Tell Tails: Therapy Tails Ontario - Cancelled
Saturday, January, 19 02:15 PM - 03:00 PM Dr. Huq Family Library Branch
** Cancelled due to the weather ** Reading should be fun. By reading to a furry...
Stories 'n More
Tuesday, January, 22 10:30 AM - 11:10 AM Dr. Huq Family Library Branch
** Please Note: This program is fully registered. A short waiting list will be t...
3D Printing Basics
Tuesday, January, 22 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM Central Library, Learning Resource Centre
Learn the basics of 3D printing and find out how the Library’s MakerBot Replic...
Winter Water Colour Art
Tuesday, January, 22 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM Central Library, Story Hour Room
Enjoy winter without the cold. Join us for winter stories and create your own wi...
Bird Feeders
Tuesday, January, 22 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM Dr. Huq Family Library Branch
Make and decorate your own bird feeder. Your feathered friends will appreciate t...

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