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Virtual Lego Video

January 27 2021

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b-NqTbDW0mE&feature=youtu.be Watch this video to discover the theme for your next Lego creation, then share with others by joining the Virtual Lego session on Friday, January 29 @ 1pm. Registration link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZErdOyupjktHNNKjUtgK2oiUa5cPcWyFeyK…

Family Literacy Day

January 22 2021

Family Literacy Day takes place every January 27th to raise awareness about the importance of reading and engaging in literacy activities as a family. Find a booklet with some great activities for the whole family here....

Design a Bookmark Contest

January 20 2021

  Design a bookmark for the chance to win $50 in Chamber cash! Use any media (pen, ink, paint, etc.) on a bookmark form and return by Saturday Feb. 13th. Call (780.853.4288) or email (info@vplibrary.ca) the library to arrange a pick-up time. ...

Winter Craft Kit

January 19 2021

Want to create a winter scene? There are still some craft kits available! Next week is the last week to come and pick one up. Call or email the library to schedule a pick-up time. Phone - 780.853.4288 Email - info@vplibrary.ca  ...

Make Journaling a Habit

January 14 2021

The journaling series has reached a maximum number of participants. Registration is now closed. Thank you everyone, for your interest in this program....

Virtual Lego

January 14 2021

Virtual Lego? You bet! Watch a video to discover the theme, build your Lego creation, then share with others. Ages 8-12. Online meeting Friday January 29th @ 1pm. Registration link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZErdOyupjktHNNKjUtgK2oiUa5cPcWyFeyK The video…

What are you reading, Vermilion?

January 11 2021

Join a zoom session to share a few of your favourite reads and find out what others are reading. Can't make the meeting? Email your suggestions to the library. We'll share a book list online. Monday January 25 @ 6pm on zoom (1-hour max meeting length). Registration…

Design a Bookmark Contest

January 4 2021

Get creative! Design a bookmark using any media (pen, ink, paint, crayon, etc.) on a bookmark form. Return completed forms to the library by Feb. 13th. Our panel of judges will choose a winner from each of the 4 categories. How do I get a form? Bookmark forms are included…

Winter Craft Kit

January 4 2021

Pick up a winter craft kit that includes puzzles, colouring pages and the instructions to create a winter scene. Suitable for school age & up (crafts require ability to cut out small shapes). Call the library to schedule pick-up. While supplies last....

Christmas Closure

December 24 2020

Just a quick reminder. The library will close early today at 4pm and remain closed from December 25 through 28th. Merry Christmas to all....

Library Closure

December 12 2020

Our facility is now closed but we're offering pickups by appointment Monday to Friday 10-5pm. Order items by email, phone, or on http://tracpac.ab.ca....

Suspended Childrens Programs

November 28 2020

Please note that we have suspended in person children's programming at the library. We are grateful to our partners Midwest Family Connections and Brighter Beginnings in offering kids programs at the library in the fall and hope to work with them again when permitted....

New Movie

November 17 2020

'Bill & Ted Face the Music' on Blu-Ray and DVD - coming soon!...

Print Disabilities Information Session

November 16 2020

A reminder that our Print Disability Information Session is Nov. 18 @ 2 pm. Join us in zoom or in person to learn about the ways we can make reading easier for those with barriers. To register: Email: info@vplibrary.ca     Phone: 780-853-4288...

Drop In Knit/Crochet

November 12 2020

The Drop-In Knit/Crochet group meets this week on Thursday, November 12th at 5:30 pm. Regular schedule: Wednesday evenings at 5:30 pm in the Library basement, except for the last Wednesday of every month. This program is free. All levels of experience are welcome.…

November Artist of the Month

November 10 2020

Our November Artist of the Month is Angie Nelson (Verchiel Studio). Come take a look at her self styled drawings and paintings featuring wildlife, physical structures, and the human form. For more information visit her Facebook page: www.facebook.com/angienelsonart...

Time to Rhyme (Brighter Beginnings)

November 9 2020

Vermilion and Area Brighter Beginnings is pleased to be offering Time to Rhyme on Thursdays at 10:15 am in the Library basement! Free of charge drop in child and parent early literacy program. For more information contact Brighter Beginnings: Phone: 780-853-6633 Email: brighter@silvercrest.ca...

Print Disabilities Information Session

November 5 2020

Did you know that if you have any physical or cognitive barrier to reading we can mail material directly to you? Join us in zoom or in person Wednesday, Nov. 18 @ 2pm to learn about this service and the other ways we can make reading easier for those with barriers.…

Remembrance Day Closure

November 4 2020

Please be aware that the Library will be closed next Wednesday (November 11th) in honour of Remembrance Day....

Family Play & Learn (Midwest Family)

October 27 2020

Kids Connections from Midwest Family is now called Family Play & Learn. Open to families and their babies, toddlers, and preschoolers for stories, activities and crafts! Parenting information is also available. Registration is required. To register for the program…