Both library branches have re-opened, but most events are cancelled until further notice. Note: the Tech Tutor is available.

For Children

Wednesdays 10:30 – 11:00 am

Stories, rhymes and songs for preschool age children. A drop-in program for toddlers and their parents or caregivers.

No registration required.

For Teens

Our Teen Advisory Group is a venue for teens in grades 9 through 12 to develop leadership skills, create library programs and influence our teen collection, while gaining community service hours! This is a great opportunity to:

  • Suggest new teen programs
  • Volunteer at programs such as travelogues, technology workshops, and other library events
  • Write book reviews for our review blog
  • Create book or art displays and make recommendations to improve our teen spaces

Meetings are held in the Almonte Branch meeting room. To join call 613-256-1037. Don’t forget to check out the Group’s blogfacebook, and instagram!

Also, please check our special programs page for other events.

For Adults

One-on-one training on computers and the Internet.

Call either branch for details:

Almonte: 613-256-1037   Pakenham: 613-624-5306

BOOK NOW

Join us through the fall and winter for one of our monthly films. Films begin at 1:30 pm – no registration necessary.

12 March – Local Hero is a small film to treasure. A loving, funny, understated portrait of a small Scottish town and its encounter with a giant oil company. A feel-good movie that is life-affirming, often laugh-out-loud funny and an absolute delight from the beginning to the ending.

First Wednesday of the month at 7 pm.

Come and meet your neighbours and share your love of books. Call 613-624-5306 for more information. Registration required.

The coffee is on at 10:30 a.m. and the speaker starts at 11 a.m. Everyone welcome.

Friday, March 27th – Using Ancestry to Build Your Family Tree

Friday, April 17th – Home Hospice Lanark North
Nancy Deschenes and Jan Watson, Chair and Vice Chair of HHNL

Every Friday Morning from 10:30 am – noon beginning Friday, December 13th

Come for a coffee and catch up with your neighbours or make a new friend. From time to time we will also be offering talks in the Feeling Good Series in this time slot.

Bridging Generations in partnership with the Mississippi Mills Public Library

Events

June 24, 2022
June 29, 2022
  • Almonte - Baby Time Old Town Hall Auditorium - registration required

    June 29, 2022  10:30 am - 11:00 am

    For moms/dads/caregivers of babies up to 12 months. Followed by an informal get together until 12:00.

    All Covid protocols will be followed, including verification of full vaccination, masks and physical distancing.

    A one-time registration is required - contact Monica at mblackburn@mississippimills.ca

    See more details

July 1, 2022
July 6, 2022
  • Almonte - Baby Time Old Town Hall Auditorium - registration required

    July 6, 2022  10:30 am - 11:00 am

    For moms/dads/caregivers of babies up to 12 months. Followed by an informal get together until 12:00.

    All Covid protocols will be followed, including verification of full vaccination, masks and physical distancing.

    A one-time registration is required - contact Monica at mblackburn@mississippimills.ca

    See more details

July 9, 2022
  • Almonte - VR Game Dev camp

    July 9, 2022  10:00 am - 1:00 pm

    registration: https://form.jotform.com/221354204692249

    See more details

July 13, 2022
  • Almonte - Baby Time Old Town Hall Auditorium - registration required

    July 13, 2022  10:30 am - 11:00 am

    For moms/dads/caregivers of babies up to 12 months. Followed by an informal get together until 12:00.

    All Covid protocols will be followed, including verification of full vaccination, masks and physical distancing.

    A one-time registration is required - contact Monica at mblackburn@mississippimills.ca

    See more details

July 16, 2022
  • Almonte - VR Game Dev camp

    July 16, 2022  10:00 am - 1:00 pm

    registration: https://form.jotform.com/221354204692249

    See more details

July 20, 2022
  • Almonte - Baby Time Old Town Hall Auditorium - registration required

    July 20, 2022  10:30 am - 11:00 am

    For moms/dads/caregivers of babies up to 12 months. Followed by an informal get together until 12:00.

    All Covid protocols will be followed, including verification of full vaccination, masks and physical distancing.

    A one-time registration is required - contact Monica at mblackburn@mississippimills.ca

    See more details

July 23, 2022
  • Almonte - VR Game Dev camp

    July 23, 2022  10:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Register: https://form.jotform.com/221354204692249

    See more details