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Wolf, Anna

Wolf, Anna of Terrace Lodge, Aylmer. The Lord quietly wrapped his child, Anna in his arms and took her home on Saturday February 11, 2017 in her 92nd year. Anna was welcomed into this world on April 28, 1925 by Adam and Theresia Kult in Dusz, Hungary where they had …

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Chambers, Robert Edward “Tank”

CHAMBERS- Robert Edward “Tank” passed away peacefully at home on February 8, 2017 at the age of 57. Robert is survived by his partner Ruth Clarke; his sister Vickie Chambers, aunts Ruth Chambers, Doris Lidster, Muriel Boyd, Pat McLeod and many friends. Predeceased by brother James Chambers. Robert was a …

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Thomas, Sandra Fay

Thomas, Sandra Fay of Bobier Nursing Home, Dutton, passed away peacefully, on Thursday, February 9th, 2017, at her residence, surrounded by her loving family, at the age of 73. Dearly loved mother of Tracey Thomas (Derek Morphy), Tina Penner (Dave) and Trude Thomas. Cherished grandmother of Elissa (Justin), Julia (Chad), …

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McDonald, John “Stanley”

McDonald – John “Stanley” of London and formerly of Union passed away suddenly on February 8th, 2017, in his 77th year. Beloved wife and best friend of Irene (Campbell) McDonald. Cherished father of Brenda Ryan (Jeff) of Cochrane, Alberta. Proud grandfather of Breann Ryan (fiancé Andrew Vernon) of Red Deer, …

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Vernham, Peter

Vernham – Peter of Caressant Care Bonnie Place passed away peacefully at his late residence on Thursday, February 9th, 2017 in his 71st year. Beloved husband and best friend of Judy (Lawrence) Vernham. Dearly loved father of Carrie Pena and Peter “Daniel” Vernham (Heather Wilson) and grandfather of Ethan. Beloved …

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Finding Great Books is Easy!

Not sure what book to read next? Enjoy a certain author, but read everything they’ve written? NoveList can help you find your next great read quickly and easily!   NoveList is a readers advisory database designed to help fiction and nonficti...

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Who Doesn’t Like to Laugh?

Friends of St. Thomas Public Library frequently run month-long raffles to raise money for Library Revitalization. For the month of July, two lucky winners are going to laugh until they cry. Quai du Vin has generously provided this month’s prize. ...

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Seniors’ Picnic in the Park

Around this time every year, St. Thomas and Elgin County come together in Pinafore Park for a special day centred around seniors and their families. For the past few years, St. Thomas Public Library and Friends of St. Thomas Public Library have a booth...

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Basic Computer Course for Seniors

OK, let’s face it – not everyone is at tech savvy as you or me. Here we are reading blogs, surfing the web, Facebooking our buddies, Skyping our family, and keeping up with Ellen Degeneres’ tweets. But there are some people, like my m...

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Canadian, eh? Draw Winners

For the month of June, St. Thomas Public Library was gearing up for Canada Day with a Canadian Trivia Draw called “Canadian, eh?” This is the second year for our “Canadian, eh?” draw and we’re pleased to present it to a ne...

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School’s Out – Time for Summer Reading Club!

It’s that time of year again – the time when you are left scrambling to find things for the kids to do during the summer. Don’t you worry! St. Thomas Public Library always has the summer solution! (It’s both fun and educational,...

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Friends Volunteer Positions Available

Friends of St. Thomas Public Library have volunteer positions available:   Friends’ Store Volunteer Coordinator Friends’ Volunteer Store Manager Library Friends’ Shop Volunteers   For an outline of responsibilities for the t...

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Updated Construction Photos on Flickr

Howdy folks! For those of you who are interested, more photos of the library’s demolition on Curtis Street have been uploaded to the library’s Flickr account. A word of warning: these photos may send you for a loop! There are a couple that ...

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