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Earth Day Book Displays (April 22, 2018)

posted on April 20, 2018

Earth Day is approaching and we have displays ready at the Main Branch and Seaway Mall full of titles for kids and adults that discuss recycling, renewable energy and more! […]

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Possibility or Peril: Self-Publishing in Digital World: April 21 @ Seaway Mall

posted on April 17, 2018

What are the odds of landing a deal with a traditional publisher as a new author? What you don’t know can hurt your chances of success. Come and learn the tricks […]

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National Poetry Month Reading & Coffee House Event – Sat. April 28, 2-4 pm

posted on March 19, 2018

Do you have a passion for poetry? Then our 3rd Annual National Poetry Month Reading and Coffeehouse Event is for you! Poets Eva Tihanyi, Keith Inman, Taylor Peebles and Mori […]

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Tickets on sale now for Library Lounge – May 11 @ 7pm

posted on March 19, 2018

Enjoy performances by local musicians, sample the flavours of Welland’s esteemed food service providers, and place your silent auction bids at our after-hours library lounge. It’s all in support of […]

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SPRING REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

posted on March 19, 2018

Registration is now open for programs running April – June 2018. There are so many exciting new and returning programs that you don’t want to miss out on! New programs […]

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Hoopla Checkouts Return to 5/Month!

posted on March 12, 2018

We are pleased to report that WPL patron Hoopla checkouts have been restored to 5 per month.  We apologize for any inconvenience during the temporary reduction in checkouts.

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The New Boardwalk Banter is Here: Spring Issue!

posted on March 1, 2018

Spring is coming, and WPL is gearing up for a fantastic season of programs, events and fundraisers. Check out our newest issue of the Boardwalk Banter to get the inside […]

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March Break Program Guide is here!

posted on February 5, 2018

The March Break Program Guide for 2018 is now available online and will be available at all branches on Tuesday, February 6th. This March Break, WPL is celebrating the “Do-It-Yourself” spirit. Come […]

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February is Black History Month

posted on February 1, 2018

In 1995, February was officially declared Black History Month across Canada. Black History Month recognizes and celebrates the immeasurable accomplishments and acts of bravery of black Canadians that helped shape […]

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WPL contributes to local history book!

posted on January 23, 2018

“Triumph and Tragedy: the Welland Ship Canal” profiles the fallen workers whose lives were lost during the construction of Welland’s waterway.  Several Welland Public Library staff members contributed articles to […]