A wonderful event at the Almonte Old Town Hall on Jan. 22 at 2pm hosted by the Friends of the Mississippi Mills Public Library and Mill Street Books.

Register here: https://form.jotform.com/223394424189260

January’s travelogue is unfortunately cancelled. See you on February 15 for the Hawaii travelogue!

A special MM Committee of the Whole meeting was held on 12 Jan. 2023, the second of two special budget meetings where departments presented the draft 2023 budget. Below are LIBRARY highlights – excerpted from Mississippi Mills news release:

“The Mississippi Mills Public Library operate branches in Almonte and Pakenham. In 2022, nearly 100,000 physical items were circulated, an increase of 36% from 2021. Some of these items include frisbee golf discs, museum and park passes, ukuleles, jigsaw puzzles and knit kits. The draft 2023 budget includes Almonte branch roof repairs, technology and facility upgrades.”

More info on pages 77 – 84 of this Mississippi Mills Special Committee of the Whole Agenda

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