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Tax Clinics Registration Now Open

posted on February 21, 2017

Beginning in March, the Library will once again host Income Tax Clinics for people with low and fixed incomes. Clinics will be conducted by volunteers from the CRA Volunteer Tax […]

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A Farewell to Stuart McLean

posted on February 16, 2017

Stuart McLean, the bestselling author and soft-spoken humorist on CBC Radio’s “The Vinyl Cafe,” passed away yesterday¬†at the age of 68. ‚ÄúThe Vinyl Cafe‚ÄĚ radio show featured a mix of […]

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March Break Registration Now Open!

posted on February 13, 2017

Register NOW¬†for our March Break programs. There are many new and exciting programs available for kids, teens, and families at the Main Branch and Diamond Trail Branch. For a full […]

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Library to open branch at Seaway Mall

posted on February 10, 2017

The Welland Public Library is thrilled to announce the coming addition of a library branch at the Seaway Mall!¬† The 5,069 square foot space will offer full library services including […]

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Richard B. Wright 1937-2017

posted on February 8, 2017

Canadian novelist Richard B. Wright passed away yesterday at the age of 79.¬† Perhaps best known for his 2001 novel, Clara Callan – which won both the Giller Prize and […]

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Local Artist Cris Delara’s Work on Display

posted on February 1, 2017

This month, artwork from the talented Cris Delara is featured in our display case. Cris Delara is a professional portraitist, illustrator and pinup artist who works in traditional and digital […]

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Introducing the Innovation Station!

posted on January 12, 2017

The¬†Innovation Station has arrived! The station includes public access to our 3D printer, a scanner for old slides and photos, and a VHS to digital converter; it is located at […]

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Food Donations for Local Food Banks!

posted on January 11, 2017

Thank you to all who so kindly donated non-perishable food items at our Loud in the Library event last Thursday, January 5th. Donations were divided between The Hope Centre, The […]

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THANK YOU for Making Loud in the Library a Huge Success!

posted on January 6, 2017

We had a great turnout to our all ages live-music event featuring amazing performances by Jessica Wilson, Ryan Guay of Street Pharmacy, and The Stotts! Thank you to Volcano’s Pizza, […]

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Welland Public Library Event in the News!

posted on January 3, 2017

This week’s Loud in the Library was featured on the covers of Niagara This Week (Thursday, December ¬†29th) and The Welland Tribune (Tuesday, January 3rd)! Read all about this exciting […]

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