Congratulations to Two Young Writers!

Children's programming

Maggie Sager and Emily Taylor were selected by the judges panel as the winners of the Prince Edward County Young Writers Contest. Thank you to all of the writers who took the time to submit; the judges enjoyed reading every piece that was submitted. Thanks to Peter Blendell and Shelagh …

More Library Love!

Expansion

Joel and Kaitlyn Porritt and Brenda Hellyer presented Expansion Fundraising Committee Chair Alexandra Bake, and Library Board Chair Devon Jones with a $5,000 donation to the library expansion. This donation will be matched by an anonymous donor who has pledged $100,000 in a matching campaign. Every dollar you donate will …

Thank You Penny!

Expansion

Penny Morris of Penny’s Pantry presented Expansion Fundraising Committee Chair Alexandra Bake with a donation of $7,500 for the kitchen in the newly expanded library! This donation will be matched by an anonymous donor who has pledged $100,000 in a matching campaign. Every dollar you donate will be doubled, up …

Give Your Heart to the Library!

Expansion

Santa loves the Picton library and arrived early this holiday season. An anonymous donor pledged $100,000 in a matching campaign – every dollar you donate will be doubled, up to 100k. But hurry! The deadline is December 31, 2020. The goal is to raise $100,000, which will generate $200,000 to …

Job Posting: ON-CALL CIRCULATION STAFF

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The Prince Edward County Library is hiring on-call staff. Responsibilities include routine library circulation, shelf maintenance, and using library circulation software. This position also includes clerical work including word processing and other office tasks. All library staff are required to be involved with COVID-19 procedures including disinfecting and cleaning. On …

Photoshop and Alternatives

Join us for an Introduction to Adobe Photoshop and, it’s free alternative, GIMP. Learn what digital photo editing is, what makes it a such powerful tool for creation, and learn how you can use it yourself to create your next digital artistic project. Get theoretical and hands-on instruction to accompany …

Online Shopping

Online sales for retailers in popular gifting categories will get a big boost this season, as many are planning to do all of their holiday shopping electronically. Do you have questions or concerns about buying online? Join us to learn the basics! Topics covered in this webinar will include: which …

Discover YOUth! Picton

Discover YOUth! A 2SLGBTQ+ Youth Drop-In What: Our weekly drop in is an all-inclusive safer space for 2SLGBTQ+ youth and their allies. The meetings are casual and welcoming. We regularly host guests from our local queer community and beyond. We often do art projects and workshops while we discuss our challenges and …

Children’s Halloween Party

Drop in for pumpkin painting, play the candy toss game, and tip toe through the spiderweb maze. Costumes welcome!