Tag Archives: St. Thomas Public Library

Breach Probation

On the 17th of January 2017, shortly after 2:00pm,a 37-year old male and 21-year old female, both from St. Thomas, were observed together out front of the St. Thomas Public Library. Both are on conditions not to associate with one another. Once they spotted police they began to run. After …

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Easy Study Room Booking with Setmore!

Did you know that St. Thomas Public Library has two private study rooms on the upper level – and that you can book them for personal use? Now, it is easier than ever to reserve the study rooms, when you use our new self-serve room-booking website! You can now reserve …

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Update: Lower Level Children’S Library Remains Closed For Repair

St. Thomas Public Library, November 2, 2016 – St. Thomas Public Library’s Lower Level Children’s and Teens’ Department will remain closed Thursday, November 3, 2016 for emergency maintenance. Water damage to the Lower Level is being assessed and repaired. The Upper Level Local History Department and Main Level Adult Department …

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Attention Writers!

The Friends of the St. Thomas Public Library are creating a book – and they want YOUR submissions! The still-currently-unnamed publication will be a collection of works by St. Thomas residents, for St. Thomas residents. We want to showcase your talent! The book itself will act as a fundraiser for …

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The Studio is OPENING!

St. Thomas Public Library’s very own recording studio is opening its doors on THURSDAY MARCH 31st! A project in the making for the past six months…. St. Thomas Public Library is excited to finally launch ‘The Studio’, a fully-functional audio/video production suite equipped with state-of-the-art recording and editing hardware and …

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St. Thomas Seed Library Launch Event!

It’s finally here! Do you like eating? Who doesn’t? Do you like paying high prices for imported veggies covered in pesticides? ….Maybe not. So here is a novel solution- grow your own! And we are here to help make it as affordable as possible by “lending” you the seeds to …

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Borrow – Grow – Share: St Thomas Seed Library

Books, DVDs, Free Food…whoah. Let’s take a step back, free food at the library? Well, almost! With the recent rise of food prices, increasing popularity of homesteading and impending zombie apocalypse…growing your own food has never been a better idea in this modern age! Introducing…The St. Thomas Seed Library! Launching …

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St. Thomas Public Library introduces new online service. Flipster

St. Thomas Public Library, January 11, 2016 – Going on a trip? Want to bring some light reading with you, but don’t want to buy and carry multiple magazines? St. Thomas Public Library is here to help! The library is excited to offer a new online resource this year: Flipster! …

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St. Thomas Public Library CEO elected to Library Services Centre Board

Kitchener, ON (November 30th, 2015) –. On Friday, November 20th, 2015 at the 31st Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Library Services Centre (LSC) held at the main branch of the Kitchener Public Library, members elected Rudi Denham, CEO, St. Thomas Public Library to the nine-member Board of Directors for …

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Jingle Mingle

Calling adults of all ages, families, kids, teens, friends, and lovers of the Christmas Season! Get ready to mingle at St. Thomas Public Library’s “Jingle Mingle.” Friday, November 27, 2015 from 6-8:30 PM Free admission; non-perishable donations appreciated What can you expect? (Besides tons of fun!) Christmas crafts for adults …

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Press Conference Re: Major Donation to Library

St. Thomas Public Library, August 19, 2015 – St. Thomas Public Library will hold a Press Conference on Tuesday, August 25 at 1:00 p.m. for all local media contacts. The announcement, which will be held on the main level of the library, will disclose a very generous donation to St. Thomas Public Library …

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Arduino Program Means Making Tinker Thinkers

Do you have a “Tinker Thinker” at home? St. Thomas Public Library is excited to offer a unique and entirely new program for youth age 12 to 17 years. “Introduction to Arduino” will be taking placethis Saturday, May 16, 2015 from 10 a.m. until noon in the Carnegie Room of …

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Free Comic Book Day 2015

Free Comic Book Day @ St. Thomas Public Library Saturday, May 2, 2015 While supplies last Doors open at 9:00 a.m. Children’s & Teens’ Information Desk | Lower Level Adult Information Desk | Main Level 100% FREE! Free Comic Book Day takes place onSaturday, May 2 and St. Thomas Public Library …

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Celebrate National Canadian Film Day

St. Thomas – Elgin Local Immigration Partnership invites all community members to celebrate to the National Canadian Film Day Event: Wednesday, April 29thuntil May 2nd, 2015.   St. Thomas, Ontario – The St. Thomas-Elgin Local Immigration Partnership (STELIP) is pleased to invite all community members to attend the free week …

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New Programs for Tweens and Teens!

Do you have tweens or teens at home in need of a creative outlet? We have a program for that! Two new programs are starting in April for older kids to get together and be creative at the library. Tween Scene is for ages 9-12 and will run from 4-5 …

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Library Honours Memory Of Carolyn Kneeshaw

St. Thomas Public Library, April 6, 2015 – St Thomas Public Library will be honouring former CEO/Chief Librarian Carolyn Kneeshaw on April 13 at 2 pm. Friends, family and colleagues are invited to join us at a open house on the upper level as the Library Board Room will be …

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Minecraft Launches At St. Thomas Public Library

St. Thomas Public Library, February 27, 2015 – The St. Thomas Public Library is pleased to announce the launch of its very own Minecraft server! Children and teens can use their library cards to log on to any computer in the Dorothy Palmer Youth Library and get full access to …

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Teen Tech Week @ STPL!

Teen Tech Week 2015 is March 8th-14th! The library has events all week to showcase the tech resources we have to offer. Teens are starting to use technology more heavily in school, and future employment can depend on technological literacy! The library is here to provide teens with free access …

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Even Bacon Needs Research

Are you in the market to buy a new car? Perhaps you are thinking of giving a new digital camera as a gift, but don’t know which model is best? Has your vacuum cleaner stopped working and you need to find a replacement? These are the types of questions we …

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Mysterious Blue Lights at the Library

There are two machines emitting a bright blue light on the main and lower levels… Fear not, Self Checkoutlibrary fans! They’re our fancy, new self-checkout machines! St. Thomas Public Library is excited to announce the arrival of two new self-checkout machines! The library has been proud to offer self-checkout services …

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