Please register for all events at 519-538-3500 or by email at libraryinfo@meaford.ca


The Meaford Public Library hosts many activities - most are free of charge.  

What's happening: 

 

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Amazing Reads Canada
Monday, May 3 to Saturday, September 4

Pick up your passport and read your way across Canada. Each province/territory will feature a book to read or a Canadian author challenge. To learn more, pick up an information package at the library’s front desk.

Great prizes to be won!

 

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What You Want to Know About Real Estate
Thursday, May 13
6:30 pm
Zoom presentation

The housing market is hot right now and you want
to be a part of the action. But where to begin? Bronwen Perry, a Sales Representative for Royal LePage Locations North, will guide you through what you need to know about listing your home and buying a new home. Please register in advance. We will email the link to join the Zoom discussion.

 

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Dr. Debbie Boyd speaking about the collection of stories found in Pawprints on the Heart: Animal Stories from Grey-Bruce
Thursday, May 27
2 pm
Zoom Book Talk

This collection of stories about Grey-Bruce people and their pets is a reminder of the importance of the animals in our lives. From wonder dogs to unusual pet goats to remarkable felines and even a cross-country riding camel, each of the stories describes the life-altering human-animal bond. Please register in advance. We will email the link to join the Zoom presentation.

 

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Prevention and Early Detection of Dementia
Monday, May 31
2 pm
Zoom presentation

Learn what memory mistakes adults should be concerned about and the latest evidence on what people can do to help prevent dementia. This program is in partnership with the Alzheimer Society of Grey-Bruce. Please register in advance. We will email the link to join the Zoom discussion.

 

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Meaford Public Library Top 100 Books Poster
Sale begins Monday, February 22
Suggested donation: $5

 

 

 

 

Weekly Programs

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Book Challenge
Mondays on Social Media

Each week the library will feature a different book challenge on Facebook and Twitter. Take part by sharing in the comments. 
Facebook
Twitter

 

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Zoom Tech Help
Thursdays on Zoom
4:30 - 5 pm

Shauntel will be providing tech help via Zoom.  Each session will be 10 minutes long and will be booked between 4:30-5:00 pm.  Please send us an email at libraryinfo@meaford.ca or phone us at 519-538-3500, to book your 10 minutes session.  Don't forget to give us your email address and a brief explanation of your tech inquiry.  We will then send you the link to your personal Zoom session.  We look forward to helping you!

 

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Kahoot! Trivia
Thursdays beginning at 6 pm and closing at 10 pm

Accessed through the Meaford Public Library’s Facebook and Twitter page.

Test your knowledge with online trivia! Trivia will include three rounds of ten questions. 
Questions will include local and general knowledge. 
Play it each week for a chance to make it onto the podium!

Brought to you by the Meaford Public Library and the 

Friends of the Meaford Library.

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Monthly Programs

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The Brown Bag Book Club

Looking for some company at lunchtime? Bring your lunch and enjoy a casual book discussion. Meetings are held monthly every 3rd Thursday from 12 to 1 on Zoom. The library will provide a new book each month. Free of charge.

 

 

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Photography Club - Postponed until further notice 

A club to review your photos, learn more about your digital camera, discuss techniques, and enjoy the occasional field trip.

 

 

 

On-going programming:

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Colouring page drop-in - Postponed
Location:  Library reading room
Show your creativity and relieve stress
Drop in anytime during library hours.

 

 



image of chess piecesChess for adults - Postponed
Thursdays at 5 pm
Location:  Library reading room
Strategize and conquer in one of the world's oldest games.

 

 

 



Image of laptop computers Tech Centre - Back in May due to Provincial COVID Lockdown  
Do you need help with your device, computer hardware or software? Do you have any other tech questions? 
Visit us at the Tech Centre 
Monday to Friday from 10 am to 12 pm in the Rotary Project Room

Due to COVID an appointment is required

Book your 30 minute session by calling the Library or email libraryinfo@meaford.ca  
When booking let us know your tech issue.

Many tech questions can be answered using Linkedin Learning  An eResource loaded with videos and courses on many tech subjects.

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