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Learn a new language!

January 11, 2017
Catherine

Our subscription database Mango Languages makes learning a new language (including English as a second language) fast and easy! Choose from a wide variety of languages and learn basic words and phrases for practical conversation in everyday situations. Learn a new language at your own pace with Mango’s fun interactive lessons. Note: If prompted, enter your library card number.

 

L&A's Great Big Family Read

January 11, 2017
Catherine

L&A’s Great Big Family Read encourages families across the County of Lennox & Addington to start reading the same book. The title for 2017 is Community Soup by Alma Fullerton. Reserve this wonderful book for you family here

Emergent Light

January 11, 2017
Catherine

The County of Lennox and Addington Public Libraries are proud to support the community’s culture and talent. It is for this reason that we have started the “Art in the Library” program in partnership with the Greater Napanee Area Arts Association (GNAAA). A prominent feature wall was created at the Napanee Branch specifically for this program where artists can display their work.

"Emergent Light", the latest exhibit, will be running until February 28th. 

Staff Picks: Once and For All

January 8, 2017
Catherine

Caitlyn, a student Page at the County of Lennox & Addington Libraries’ Napanee Branch, recently enjoyed the YA novel Once and For All by Sarah Dessen. “This novel is by turns heartbreaking and hopeful,” she says.

Staff Picks: The Noel Diaries

January 8, 2017
Catherine

“Tis’ the season for a great feel-good read!” says Marg, Supervisor of the Napanee Branch. “This time of the year I generally take a break from my preferred genres of psychological thrillers and historical fiction and steer towards lighter, more seasonal books. Richard Paul Evans’ newly released book The Noel Diary was my first holiday book this year and it certainly fit the easy-read bill for me.”

Staff Picks: William & Catherine

January 4, 2017
Catherine

Kristin Maloney, long-time staff member at the County Libraries, recently enjoyed William and Catherine: Their Story by Andrew Morton.

Bill Lowry acclaimed as Warden for 2017

December 20, 2016
Rob Plumley

Lennox and Addington County Council wishes to announce that Bill Lowry, Mayor of Loyalist Township, was acclaimed as County Warden for the year 2017, at Council’s Inaugural Meeting on December 14, 2016.  Bill Lowry previously served as County Warden for the year 2012.

Warden Lowry began his municipal service as a Councillor in Loyalist Township in 1998.  In 2007 he was elected Deputy-Reeve of the Township, and elected Mayor in 2010 and again in 2014.

Public Notice of Construction

December 20, 2016
Stephen

Public Notice of Construction - Bridge Street, Napanee

K. Mulrooney Trucking Ltd. has been contracted by the County of Lennox & Addington and the Town of Greater Napanee to reconstruct Bridge Street (County Rd 1) from Alma Avenue westerly to Belleville Road.

Pedestrian Crossover Installed

December 20, 2016
Stephen

The County of Lennox & Addington in conjunction with the Limestone District School Board has installed a new Pedestrian Crossover to improve safety for pedestrians crossing County Road 8 in the Town of Greater Napanee.