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Celebrate your library!
Our Ontario Public Library Week Celebration is on Tuesday, Oct. 16 at 6 PM. Come one, come all to a night of showcasing the best of RHPL, plus live entertainment, children's activities, the latest in library technology, prize draws, and refreshments. Join us at Central Library
The World Remembers
This landmark commemoration of the Centenary of World War I will be on display at RHPL September 12 through November 11. Explore Now
Looking for reading recommendations? Loan Stars is the 10 hottest books published monthly, as voted by library staff across Canada. Looking for more? Try our Readers' Corner for more suggestions.
Homework help has never been easier. Brainfuse offers live-tutoring to students (K-12) between 2-11 pm in math, science, reading, social studies, history, geography and language arts. Other services include writing labs, diagnostic testing and individualized flash card creation for studying. With your RHPL library card, you can connect to BrainFuse anywhere.
New Oak Ridges Library
Construction of the new Oak Ridges Library is well underway. Check the Oak Ridges Building Project page for updates.
There's a new way for you to find out about library programs, books and more. Sign up for our monthly e–newsletter and our staff will send you a curated list of upcoming programs and current books, DVDs, and audiobooks. See the first edition.
Book Clubs for Kids!
Enroll your child in our free book clubs and they'll be challenged through literacy-based games, activities and peer discussions. Clubs are available for Grades 1 - 9. Register online (it's free!)
Free Photography Workshops
In celebration of Ontario Public Library Week and Canadian Library Month, all of our photographer in residence workshops are now free! Workshops are led by our first Photographer in Residence, Petrija Dos Santos. Learn more about Petrija in the video above.
Looking for a spooky, family-friendly activity before Halloween? Join us for Movie Madness at Central Library on Saturday, Oct. 20 for an afternoon screening of Hotel Transylvania 3. More details