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Successful Grant – Children’s Literacy Station

We just received funding to purchase a Literacy Station with the add-on STEAM coding module. This Literacy station has 75+ localized, software titles with over 4,000 activities for children aged 2 to 8 and provides only positive reinforcement. The station covers 7 curriculum areas including reading, writing, phonics, math, problem solving, science and social studies. […]

New Hours – September

Starting September 8, 2020 the Lanark Highlands Public Library will be extending our hours. Our updated hours are:Tuesday: 10:00 am – 1:00 pmWednesday: 1:00 – 4:00 pmThursday: 10:00 am – 1:00 pmFriday: 4:00 – 7:00 pmSaturday: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Face coverings must be worn inside the library, as per the Health Unit’s Instructions, […]

Mask Fundraiser

Our library is running a reusable mask fundraiser. We have three sizes available: adult, petite adult/youth, and kids. Our latest patterns are bright and fun for summer, we also have some solid patterns and outdoorsy styles inspired by the Lanark landscape. Our masks are hand-sewn and feature 2 layers of cotton, and use latex-free elastic. […]

CNIB/CELA (Coming Soon)

The Centre for Equitable Library Access, CELA, is an accessible library service, providing books and other materials to Canadians with print disabilities.  CELA provides services to public libraries to support our patrons with print disabilities.  Eligible patrons of all ages will find a broad choice of books, magazines and newspapers.books and other materials to Canadians […]

Home Delivery Service

Lanark Highlands Public Library will deliver resources to customer’s homes who are unable to visit the library due to disability or long-term illness.  Material available for delivery includes: Regular and large print books Magazines Books on CD Daisy books (coming soon) DVDs Customers must have a current Library card and Library materials will be delivered […]

Computer/Faxing/Scanning Services Resume

We are really excited to announce that starting Tuesday June 23rd you can contact us to book an appointment for our public Internet computers. Our public computers are equipped with Microsoft Office Suite and connected to a printer. We will also be offering scanning, faxing, printing and photocopying services by appointment only. We will continue […]

Curbside Pick Up: Starts May 19th

Effective Tuesday May 19th, we will be starting our curbside pick up service. Yay! How it will work:After Tuesday you can start placing your reserves by logging into your account and placing holds on desired titles (best option), emailing us at general@lanarklibrary.ca or by phoning us at 613-259-3068. We will be answering the phones Tuesdays-Thursdays 10am to […]