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Reading Rewards

July 19 2021

If you've read 250 minutes, then you've earned the first reading reward prize! Stop by the library to pick up a $5 Dollar Store gift certificate. Check out these pics of prize possibilities!...

Colouring Contest

July 15 2021

Get your pictures in to enter the July Colouring Contest! Don't forget to include your name, phone # and age category (0-6, 7-9, 10-12). We will draw 3 names for each age group and award some great prizes! No limit on the number of times you may enter the contest,…

NFB Summer Film - Glasses

July 14 2021

NFB Summer Film 1: Glasses. Meet a little boy in this puppet animation who lives in a lonely, blurry world. His nearsightedness brings humiliations in the schoolyard and in his Grade 1 class. A visit to the eye doctor brings things into focus, and his first pair of…

Take a Hike in Nature's Garden

July 9 2021

Take a Hike in Nature's Garden! July 28, 10am-12pm. For kids ages 5-12. Contact the library to register. Kids must be accompanied by an adult. Location: Participants meet at the CN Station, Vermilion Provincial Park but activities include moving around the park area.…

Button Moves Storytime

July 7 2021

Button Moves Family story time. Wednesday July 14th @10:30am. Heritage Park (next to the Museum). Stories best suited for ages 8 and under but all adult accompanied kids are welcome to attend. 30-40 minutes. Drop-in....

Colouring Contest

July 6 2021

Colour a page from the summer reading kit or create original art! Include your name, phone # and age group (0-6, 7-9, 10-12), show your picture at the library and get your name added to the draw box. 3 prizes awarded for each age group, no limit on the number of times…

2021 Summer Reading Program

July 5 2021

Summer Reading program dates July 5-August 24 for kids ages 5-12. Pick up a take home kit and make this fish kite craft! Take the 500-minute reading challenge to earn great prizes. For more information and to register visit: https://www.vplibrary.ca/srp...

Restrictions lifted

July 2 2021

Please note that as of July 2nd the library no longer has any covid-related restrictions on usage of the library as the provincial re-opening plan. All previous Covid rules implemented in the past year such as masking, distancing, and occupancy limits have been rescinded.…

Canada Day Closure

June 28 2021

The library will be closed Thursday July 1st for Canada Day....

2021 Summer Reading Program

June 21 2021

Keep kids reading all summer! We invite kids 5-12 to join the summer reading program. Summer kits with crafts and activities available for pickup starting July 5th. Take the 500-minute reading challenge to earn great prizes. For more info and to register visit www.vplibrary.ca/srp...

Quarantine Update

June 17 2021

Please be aware that as of June 17th the library will no longer quarantine library books upon return. Visit the FAQ page for an explanation on why this decision was made. For the past year we have offered 3 days grace on overdue books to account for the lag between…

Magic Bean Super-Dad Storytime

June 15 2021

Here's the link to the Jack and the Beanstalk Storytime: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MKD0VhMixPA...

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Now Hiring

June 10 2021

We're hiring a casual library clerk $15.08/hr for 8 hours per week. Click here for more information....

Library Reopening Plan

June 9 2021

The library will follow all Alberta Health Services restrictions on libraries until formal announcements are made rescinding them. Stage 1 June 1 Curbside Service Only Stage 2 June 10 Allow in person service at 1/3 capacity (25 people)Continue distancing, masks, and…

Allecia McDonald Illustrator Interview

May 25 2021

An interview with Allecia McDonald, illustrator of a new children's book called My Mom the Magician, written by Kelly Mazerolle. Allecia shares her experience in creating illustrations for a children's picture book that imagines the career of a hairdresser through…

Magic Bean Super-Dad Storytime - Get Involved!

May 25 2021

We'd like to celebrate dads! Take a selfie and tell us something you love about your dad. We'll add your picture to our giant beanstalk and let everyone know what makes your dad super groovy during our Father's Day story time. Email info@vplibrary.ca or FB msgs need…

Staff Training Closure

May 25 2021

The Library will be closed on Thursday May 27th and Friday May 28th for staff training....

Victoria Day Closure

May 21 2021

The Library will be closed Monday May 24th for Victoria Day....

Magic Bean Super-Dad Storytime Craft Kits

May 19 2021

Call or email the Library to schedule a time to pick up a Father's Day craft kit. The kit includes a gift to make for dad, some magic beans, and a great way to celebrate your dad with the library! Limited kits/while supplies last. Phone Number: 780.853.4288 Email:…

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Board Briefs

May 3 2021

Please be advised that the April 7th minutes of the library board have now been approved and can be found here. Recent highlights include a recommendation that town council appoint Djesihre Rippel to a 2 year term on the library board policy developments on the loan…