Tag Archives: Thomas Public Library

Free Magazines On The Go!

St. Thomas Public Library is excited to offer a new online resource this year: Flipster! Flipster provides access to digital copies of magazines, that you can access via an app on your tablet, or the browser on your computer! Now you can download magazines to read offline, anytime, anywhere, for …

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Reason #46: Go Further with NoveList Plus!

Looking for a good book? Do you enjoy Science Fiction, but don’t know what to read next? Do you like Alexander McCall Smith’s books, and want to find similar reads by different authors? Do you want to learn more about a certain series?   If so, then NoveList Plus is just what …

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An Evening Adult Book Club? It’s a Mystery!

At St. Thomas Public Library, we try to offer programs that are wanted and relevant to our community. We frequently get requests and suggestions from customers for programs and events, and we do what we can to make them happen. This is one of those times. Over the past year …

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The Summer I Became a Nerd

What a fun ride! On the front cover, Cole Gibson refers to “the laugh out loud dialogue.” I’ll admit I had my doubts. I thought the premise of Leah Rae Miller’s The Summer I Became a Nerd sounded great, but not many books make me LOL. (Hey, it’s young adult …

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Chute, Gladys Irene

Chute, Gladys Irene of Caressant Care Home, St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, on Saturday, June 29th, 2013, at her late residence, in her 96th year. Dearly loved mother of Carl Chute (late Pauline) and Jim “Skip” Chute (Carol Mae) , all of St. Thomas. Predeceased by 4 brothers Arthur, Earl, …

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A Lonely Business

Sometimes reading is a lonely business. When one reads a book, it’s largely an internal process. So many times I have finished a novel only to close it and think to myself, “that was really good, now what?” Whereas it is definitely satisfying to read something worthwhile, it’s sometimes frustrating …

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Say hello to Flat Stanley

TPL’s New Character-in-Residence St Thomas Public Library is pleased to officially welcome Flat Stanley as our first Character-in-Residence. He has completed his probationary period with flying colours and is now available to accompany library customers on their vacations. He is especially partial to warm, exotic destinations. To book Stanley for your upcoming …

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Reminder-Temporary Closure of St.Thomas Library.

The St. Thomas Public Library will be closing for renovations  Friday, March 18th, 2011. At that time they will be relocating to their temporary home in the Elgin Mall. The Mall location will open for business Monday, April 4th.  

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Closures Tues Dec 7

The St.Thomas Public Library will close today at 5pm due to the weather. Any new information will be posted as we receive it.

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Library Lucy At Your Service

Hello there.  I am Library Lucy, and I wish to share with you all of the exciting things that are happening at our local St. Thomas Public Library.  If you have any questions regarding the library, please ask away.  If I do not know the answer to your question, I …

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Olympic Photo Exhibit

From now until the end of July, Brian J. Malott, author and photographer of “23 Seconds: The Story of Chasing Dreams” will have photographs from the 2010 Games in Vancouver on Exhibition at the St. Thomas Public Library. This will include several fan favorite images from the run away successful …

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At the Market

The St.Thomas Public Library is once again at the Market. I can’t begin to tell you how many wonderful things there are at the market, you will just have to come and check it out and see for yourself.  Here is what was said in the Market newsletter about the …

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