PA Day – Teddy Bear Sleepover and Storytime Breakfast: Picton

You’ve heard of a Teddy Bear Picnic, but have you heard of the Teddy Bear Library Sleepover? Bring your teddies of all shapes and sizes to the Picton Branch Library on Thursday November 28 between 3:00-5:00 PM. Drop them off with Whitney in the Children’s Room to stay the night …

Vicki Delany Author Panel Event: Picton

Celebrated mystery writer Vicki Delany has put together a panel of local authors whom she’ll be interviewing about their works and the writing experience. We’re excited to welcome this diverse group representing all literary genres: Ryan Aldred, JD Carpenter, Gail Hamilton, Tanya Huff, Shelagh Mathers, Ken Murray, David Simmonds, Laurie Scott, and …

Dr. Niigaan Sinclair: St. Mary Magdalene Picton

In partnership with the Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board, we will welcome Dr. Niigaan Sinclair, of the Anishinaabe people and son of Dr. Murray Sinclair, Chairman of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. Niigaan is an associate professor at the University of Manitoba teaching courses in Indigenous literatures, cultures, …

Author Mark Bourrie

Author Mark Bourrie joins us to discuss his new book, Bush Runner: The Adventures of Pierre-Esprit Radisson. Murderer. Salesman. Pirate. Adventurer. Cannibal. Co-founder of the Hudson’s Bay Company. Known to some as the first European to explore the upper Mississippi, and widely as the namesake of ships and hotel chains, …

Christmas in the Village: Ameliasburgh

Once again Ameliasburgh will celebrate Christmas in the Village, on Sunday, Dec 1 from 1 – 4 pm; our popular multi-location seasonal event, and featuring horse-drawn wagon rides to move between locales. This year, there will be eight locations! The Library will feature the ever-popular Green Screen where you can …