Waterloo Public Library News Archive

Posted: October 14, 2021
Ontario Public Library Week 2021

This year Ontario Public Library Week will take place from October 17 to 23 with the theme "One Card, One Million Possibilities."

We have lots of great events and activities available to help celebrate!

Posted: October 6, 2021
McCormick Makeover

We are very excited to announce that our McCormick Branch is getting a MAKEOVER!

The McCormick Branch will be closed from Tuesday, October 12 to Tuesday, October 26 as we install new shelving and a beautiful, new front desk. The branch will re-open on Wednesday, October 27. We can't wait to welcome our customers back to check out our shiny, new look!

The external returns dropbox will be CLOSED while the McCormick Branch is undergoing renovations. The returns dropbox will close at the end of day on Saturday, October 9 and will re-open Wednesday October 27.

Posted: October 5, 2021
Islamic Heritage Month with the Waterloo Public Library logo in the top left corner, and five book covers: Letters to a Young Muslim; The Beauty of Your Face; Hana Khan Carries On; Yo Soy Muslim; The Perfect Gentleman.

We’re very excited to be celebrating Islamic Heritage Month in October with special events and curated resources. We are thankful for our partner, the Coalition of Muslim Women Kitchener-Waterloo, as we work together to bring these resources to you.


Lunch & Learn: The History of Muslims in Canada

Posted: October 5, 2021
Laurier EdTalks

The popular Laurier EdTalks Series, presented in partnership with the Faculty of Education from Wilfrid Laurier University, is back. The theme for this session of lectures is "Re-Imagining Education."