News

March Break 2020 -- CANCELLED

March 9, 2020
Catherine

Looking for some fun things to do with the kids over March Break? The County of Lennox & Addington Libraries are offering a variety of family-friendly events and activities during the school break. Click on any program title below for more details.

 

Reclaimed Creations

Monday, March 16th

Amherstview Branch, 2:00 pm 

Use your creativity and ingenuity to turn an array of recyclables into a masterpiece.

Some Exciting Updates!

March 4, 2020
Catherine

Please be aware of some exciting changes that will be taking place at our libraries effective April 1st, 2020.
 

We're reinstating Interlibrary Loan Services!

Staff Picks: In the Hall with the Knife

February 26, 2020
Catherine

Kristin Maloney reviews In the Hall with the Knife by Diana Peterfreund, a YA mystery novel that draws inspiration from the board game Clue. Here is her review:

Staff Pick: The Whisper Man

February 24, 2020
Catherine

Shelby, a student Page at the library's Napanee Branch, recently enjoyed The Whisper Man by Alex North, a spine-tingling thriller that is getting a ton of buzz. Here is her review:

Meet Jennifer!

February 11, 2020
Catherine

If you are a patron of the library's Amherstview Branch, you are probably well acquainted with Jennifer. Here's a bit more about her and her work at the library. 

What’s your favourite thing about working at the library?

Staff Picks: The Rumour

February 10, 2020
Catherine

Marg reviews The Rumour by Lesley Kara, which she describes as an "intense, fast paced psychological thriller sure to keep you on the edge of your seat."

Staff Picks: Monkey & Cake series

February 3, 2020
Catherine

Chantell McMahon recently enjoyed a new juvenile easy reader series, Monkey & Cake, which is written by Drew Daywalt, the best selling author of The Day the Crayons Quit. This series is based on the friendship between Monkey and Cake and their silly, laugh out loud adventures depicted in the following three books. Click any of the titles below to place a hold in our online catalogue. 

Musical Instrument Lending Library Opens in Bath

January 21, 2020
Catherine

As of this month, patrons of the County of Lennox & Addington Libraries can borrow musical instruments with their library card. The Bath Branch of the library is now home to a variety of guitars, drums, electric and acoustic instruments, wind instruments, and more. We expect that this collection will grow and evolve over time.

Staff Picks: Honey and Leonard

January 21, 2020
Catherine

Patricia recently read and enjoyed Honey and Leonard by Marc Paul Smith, a charming novel about a senior couple whose love conquers all. Here is her review:

Maker Club is now S.T.E.A.M Quest!

January 20, 2020
Catherine

Formerly known as Maker Club, S.T.E.A.M Quest is a fun and interactive weekly program for kids and families. Kids will explore science, technology, engineering, art, and math concepts through a variety of challenges and activies designed to turn kids from consumers to creators.

Some recent examples of activities: