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So far Mississippi Mills Public Library has created 21 blog entries.
18 09, 2020

MMPL STEAM Program 2020-21: Craft in a Bag

2020-09-18T15:59:31-04:00September 18th, 2020|

MMPL STEAM Program 2020-21: Craft in a Bag Spend some fun time creating and experimenting at home & reading with your kids and teens! Thanks to the generous support from the Friends of the Mississippi Mills Public Library, the library can offer a monthly STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics) themed “Craft in a ...

16 09, 2020

Interlibrary loan has resumed!

2020-09-16T17:21:41-04:00September 16th, 2020|

Interlibrary Loan This service is available at both Almonte and Pakenham branches. Interlibrary loan (ILL) offers patrons of the Mississippi Mills Public Library the ability to request materials that our branches do not carry. The request is put through the Ontario interlibrary loan service, and if the material is available it will arrive at the ...

19 08, 2020

FREE Tech tutoring: one-on-one instruction

2020-08-19T10:49:54-04:00August 19th, 2020|

Schedule a session with the Library’s technology tutor to get free one-on-one support. Learn more about: computers iPads e-readers tablets smartphones Facebook & Twitter YouTube photo editing managing your online business presence Tech Tutor appointments are available over the phone and in person. (Phone appointments are available from either location.) The Tech Tutor works at ...

30 07, 2020

Book lists (many topics) #BlackLivesMatter, Indigenous-authored, PRIDE, “Resilience • Gratitude • Anxiety”, others

2020-09-23T15:19:54-04:00July 30th, 2020|

The Mississippi Mills Public Library has created a few lists! Download them from the links below - or ask for a copy to be included in your next curbside pick-up. The titles in the lists are suggested by library staff to support #BlackLivesMatter, National Indigenous History Month (year-round) in Canada, PRIDE in Mississippi Mills - ...

20 07, 2020

Mississippi Mills Public Library reopening

2020-07-23T15:48:06-04:00July 20th, 2020|

Exciting News! The Mississippi Mills Public Library will reopen on Monday, July 27. BRANCH HOURS ARE BELOW. In order to keep everyone safe, please be prepared to follow the guidelines listed below. If you are ill, please stay home. We are not charging late fees at this time. Face coverings/masks that securely cover the nose, ...

13 07, 2020

Cooling centre at the Almonte library

2020-07-13T09:53:18-04:00July 13th, 2020|

To help residents cool off during the heat wave the Mississippi Mills Public Library and the Municipality have opened cooling centres. The following locations will be open to members of the public: Almonte Old Town Hall - Saturday and Sunday 11am - 4pm Almonte library - Monday to Friday 10am - 5pm You will need ...

28 06, 2020

Curbside pick-up service and computer lab info

2020-07-15T17:10:49-04:00June 28th, 2020|

The library curbside pick-up service is booming at both branches. We are so happy this service is being so well received! If you haven't yet tried it, please do. Books, DVDs, audiobooks, magazines, surprise bags for all ages are available. Almonte library's curbside pick-up times are: Tuesday: 10 am – noon Wednesday: 5 pm – ...

24 06, 2020

MMPL Summer Program 2020 – CRAFTS!

2020-06-26T10:31:08-04:00June 24th, 2020|

This summer the library is bringing the crafts to your home! Pick up a FREE themed "Craft in a Bag" at your library branch. The bags include the materials, craft instructions, and "how-to" instructions to help you search for complimentary reading materials in our library catalogue! Spend some fun time crafting away at home & ...

22 06, 2020

MMPL computer labs

2020-06-26T10:19:44-04:00June 22nd, 2020|

Mississippi Mills Public Library is opening a public computer lab at the Almonte Branch Library. (The Pakenham Branch Library computer lab will be announced soon.) The Almonte lab will open by appointment-only starting on Wednesday, June 24. As part of Stage 2 in the Ontario government’s reopening plan, public libraries can now open computer labs ...