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In the Gallery: February 2023

Type: In the Gallery

The Arts and Culture Council (ACC) for The Gallery at L.E. Shore is pleased to announce the launch of its open salon show, Celebrating the Colours Black…

Library News for February 2023

Library News, February 2023

Type: Library News

Our newsletter has a new look! Check it out! If you aren't already getting the Library News in your email inbox, subscribe now. Read the Library News,…

Black History Month Reading List

Books to Read During Black History Month (and Beyond)

Type: Staff Picks

February is Black History Month. Honour and celebrate Black authors with these rich literary historical fiction novels which focus on Black experience,…

Key Messages Update

Key Messages, January 2023

Type: Key Messages

Community Hubs Craigleith Heritage Depot Renovation Schedule: The CHD is still undergoing restoration work. In the period of work additional rot was found…

Project Hail Mary by Andy Weir

Project Hail Mary by Andy Weir

Type: Teen Reads

A Book Review by Finn Watson. Hail Mary is a novel detailing a mission that is Earth’s last chance at survival. Written by the author of The Martian, Andy…

The Gallery Website Launches!

Type: In the Gallery

The Gallery’s new website is now available!  Visit us at TheBlueMountains.ca and check out our newly released virtual art tour of The Marsh Street Artists…

In the Gallery: January 2023

Type: In the Gallery

The Marsh Street Artists exhibit officially launches on Saturday, January 7 with an open reception from 2-4pm at The Gallery! Featuring over 20 artists…

Library News, January 2023

Type: Library News

Read The Blue Mountains Public Library News to find out what's happening at your G.L.A.M. (Gallery, Library, Archives, Museum). What’s included in our…

Top Circulating Fiction of 2022

Type: Staff Picks

Here are the novels that our library patrons loved in 2022: The Madness of Crowds by Louise Penny Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens The Lincoln…

December in the Gallery: Faces & Places

Type: In the Gallery

This Month in The Gallery: Faces & Places The Arts and Culture Council (ACC) for The Gallery at L.E. Shore is pleased to announce the launch of Sense…

Key Messages Update

Key Messages, November 2022

Type: Key Messages

Community Hubs Craigleith Heritage Depot Renovation Schedule: The CHD renovations will be occurring in November and December 2022 and will require…

Fiction Set in India

Type: Staff Picks

Enjoy the latest Staff Picks blog from Ken Haigh. We wish Ken luck on his next pursuit as a volunteer ESL teacher to a small rural primary school in…