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Most library services have returned, including in person Storytimes, study rooms at some locations, The Labs and toys and activities in children's areas.
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Job Information Fair for Teens

Are you looking for a job?  We have information to help!  Join us in the Central Library's Teen Annex from 2 - 4 pm on Saturday, March 26.  Learn about resources and speak to staff from employment help centres in London.  This is a FREE program just for teens.  The Library also has job-related books just for teens.

Love, Inc by Yvonne Collins

Need a book to ring in the spring? Try the fun and hilarious book Love, Inc by Yvonne Collins about three girls who start 'Project Payback', a dating revenge service, after finding out they have been triple-timed by charming Eric.

New Year, New You : Make-up Instruction

Made any New Years resolutions for 2011?  The new year is a perfect time to make personal change, be it a healthier lifestyle, a relaxed mind or simply a new look.  Register now for a class on wearing make-up with a professional make-up artist. 

LOUD Howls the Wolf - indie music show this Saturday

Don't miss the 3rd Annual LOUD Howls the Wolf on Saturday, February 12th in the Wolf Performance Hall, Central Library.  Doors open at 11:00 am.  This is a free event!

Forest of Reading® at Your Library

If you are in high school and like to read, you should know about Forest of Reading®.  The Red Maple™ and White Pine™ Awards are awarded annually by the Ontario Library Association to the best tween and teen books of the year and guess what...YOU decide the winners!

To check out the nominated titles, click the buttons below:

Red Maple LogoWhite Pine Logo

Each of these programs has a featured blog page where you can find out more about each title and share your thoughts and ideas about the books that you've read.

Click one of the links below to access our Forest of Reading® Blogs:

Red Maple™ Fiction Award Blog – Grades 7-8 Reading Level

Red Maple™ Nonfiction Award Blog – Grades 7-8 Reading Level

White Pine™ Award Blog - Grades 9-12 Reading Level

Read at least 5 of the nominated titles and you can vote online for your favourite. Participants will be able to cast their votes on our website between April 18 and 28. Voting results from the Library will be sent to the Ontario Library Association for the official voting.

World Music

Thursday, January 13th, 2011
4:30-6:00 pm
Central Library

Do you like to sing? Does the prospect of singing chants and harmonies as part of a large chorus appeal to you?  If so, please join us as we raise the roof in song.  No formal singing experience is required, and there will be no auditions; just a chance to have fun playing with our voices.

Cost: Free

A New Start for the New Year

It's a brand new year - did you make a New Year's resolution?  Maybe you decided to try eating healthier and to exercise more or maybe you want to start a new hobbie or learn a new language.  Check out some of these library resources to help you succeed in your goal:

LOUD Presents: Suburban Presence

7:30-8 pm, Thursday, December 16, 2010

Don't miss LOUD's exciting presentation of Suburban Presence.  Drop in. Free.

Want to know more about the band.  Follow this link and scroll down the page to read the band's interview.