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Tuesday: 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Wednesday: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Thursday: 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Friday: 3:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Saturday: 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Library Calendar of Events
Book Club
Fourth Wednesday of every month.
Never Let Me Go By Kazuo Ishiguro
State of Wonder By Ann Patchett
Little Bee By Chris Cleave
Trouble with Lichen By John Wydnham
The Husbands Secrets By Liane Moriarty
Ninteen Minutes By Jodi Piccoult


Welcome to TUMBLEMATH!
TumbleBooks is pleased to announce the launch of *TumbleMath* - the most comprehensive collection of math story and picture books available online.
Enter HERE with Username: athenspl and password: trial

Bookwyrm Tabletop Adventures
Tabletop adventures for bookwyrms the first Saturday of each month (Sept 1, Oct 6, Nov 3) starting at 1pm inside the library. No experience necessary. Bring dice, a pencil and some paper if you can but if you don’t we have extra. Kids and adults of most ages welcome from 9-99 but exceptions can be made if you’re older or younger and have a hunger to play. No commitment to attend every session. Come check us out.
Cost: Free

Toddler Time
For toddlers and their parents/caregivers from birth to 3. Join us for storytime, crafts, singing and more.
Thursdays from September-June from 10-11 here at the library.

Friends Group
Our Friends group is currently inactive.

Contact North: Ontario's distance education & training network
Interested in upgrading your skills? Getting yourGED? Or just learning to blog? The Athens Public Library has partnered with Contact North to bring courses to you at your local Library. Use Library Computer stations in a quiet enviroment.
www.contactnorth.ca or call 1-877-999-9149 or contact Emily Lavigne at cornwall@contactnorth.ca or call 1-855-353-2642

$1.50 Coffee!
Enjoy a Keurig coffee, tea, hot chocolate or cider at the Library for $1.50, come and enjoy a beverage while you browse for your favorite book, movie or work on your personal device.

Free G1 practice test.

E-books available

Free Museum Passes
5 persons (max. 2 adults) for the Canadian War Museum and the Canadian Museum of History. 3 passes available for the Canadian Museum of Nature. Also now passes for the Brockville Aquatarium, Ontario Provincial Parks, Rideau Valley Conservation Areas, Ingenium Museum Passes: Passes are good for 2 adults and 4 children, Canadian Museum of Science and Technology, Canadian Museum of Agriculture and Food, Canadian Museum of Space and Aviation.
Borrowing period - 5 days.

COME BUILD, SHARE and DISPLAY your creation
Lego Young Builders ages 5 to 10 accompanied with parent/guardian will be held 1st & 2nd Friday of each month from October to June, 6:30 to 7:30 pm.

Lego Young Builders

Back-Packs available for ages 3 to 11 years, filled with books, games, puzzles, toys, movies etc. Outdoor Mapsacks filled with all things outdoors. Different themes are available. This program has been made available through The Mapsack Project – Where literacy meets Nature. Mapsacks have passes to Ontario Parks and Rideau Conservation Authority.

Themed backpacks.

New Comments Page
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Athens Public Library
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Phone: 613.924.2048 | Email: athenspl@bellnet.ca
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