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Posts for February, 2013

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DEC
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Storytime

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If your 3-5 year old is ready to be on their own in a group setting, why not enrol them in Storytime for an hour of crafts, songs, and fun!  A different theme each week provides an introduction to a variety of picture books. This program fills fast so be sure to register your child early to ensure a spot! Session Two of Storytime begins on Monday, January 27, 2014 and Tuesday, January 28, 2014. Check out our Storytime page for more details. Call 780-842-2673 or ask at the circ... More...
NOV
05
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Give Us Your Best Shot! Winner

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Congratulations to Linda Chaisson (photo #20) who won the Canon Power Shot A4000 IS Digital Camera for her entry into the Give Us Your Best Shot! A huge thank you to everyone who uploaded photos.  To see all the photos entered visit the Give Us Your Best Shot! photo album. 
OCT
28
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Raise the Stakes

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   RAISE THE STAKES Wainwright Public Library Fun Money Casino Don't miss the most anticipated event of the season!  Your ticket includes a supper, fun money for the Las Vegas style gambling, a silent auction, prizes and plenty of fun.  Check out the Raise the Stakes page for more information or to see all our awesome sponsors who are making this event possible.  Are you a business or organization looking for a great opportunity to make a difference ... More...
SEP
30
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Give Us Your Best Shot

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Give Us Your Best Shot! Upload photos taken in the library or at a library event and be entered into a draw to win a Canon Power Shot A4000 IS Digital Camera. Rules and Regulations Please click on this link to upload photos.  It will take you to a photo album that will collect all the photos. Upload photos here   More...
SEP
03
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Summer Reading Passport Winner

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Summer Reading Passport   Everyone was busy traveling the world this summer by visiting the Wainwright Public Library. There were visits to Australia, France, Honduras, Afghanistan, Italy, Kenya, China and many more countries.   Congratulations to Elizabeth Pospolita who was the lucky winner of the KOBO Mini!   More...
AUG
16
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Storytime

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If your three to five year old is ready to be on their own in a group setting, why not enrol them in Storytime for an hour of crafts, songs, stories and fun! A different theme each week provides an introduction to a variety of picture books. This program fills fast so be sure to register your child early to ensure a spot! Storytime runs on Monday mornings and will start on September 9, 2013.  Storytime Coordinator - Sharleen Skinner  Check out our Program page for more d... More...
JUL
05
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Fuel Up Your Library Raffle Winners

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These three lucky people were the grand winners of the Fuel Up Your Library draw. 1st Prize: $1000.00 worth of fuel (at retailer of your choice) Won by Bell Byrne 2nd Prize: $300.00 worth of fuel (at retailer of your choice) Won by Lucette Bilodeau 3rd Prize: $200.00 worth of fuel (at retailer of your choice) Won by Daryl Atkinson   Thank-you to everyone who supported the library by purchasing a ticket!   More...
MAY
13
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Tumble Books Are Here!

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Tumble Books are an online collection of animated, talking picture books, read-along chapter books and e-books for children and youth of all ages.  There are three libraries available to choose from based on your reading level.   Tumble Book Library is a collection of online, animated, talking picture books that children are sure to love focused on preschool to grade 3.    Tumble Book Cloud Junior are read-alongs and e-books for grades 3-8 that include early reader cha... More...
MAR
08
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The Bookworm

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Check out the current issue of The Bookworm.  Wainwright Public Library’s newsletter is titled “The Bookworm” and is produced monthly. This newsletter contains all the upcoming programs, library closures and some community events for the month. It also lists all the new books, DVDs and audiobooks that have been purchased by your library. You can find many hints and tips on a variety of additional resources that are available to you with your library card.  Th... More...
FEB
26
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Library PressDisplay

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Press Display is the world’s largest online newspaper and magazine kiosk, offering instant access to over 2000 publications from 95 countries in 52 languages.   • Download, disconnect and read all your favorite publications offline with it companion application, • Browse your favorite newspapers from around the world • Search for topics of interest • Monitor the printed media for your company, competitors’ or partners’ names • Listen ... More...