CHILDREN’S EARLY AUTUMN PROGRAMS
Register NOW for great children’s fall programs! Reach us by phone at 613-932-4796 to register.
Livromagie, Blue Spruce Book Club, Scrapbook DIY, Family Board Game Night, Baby Tales, Les Marmousets, Preschoolers on Track, Sur la route au préscolaire, Toddler Adventures, and many more. Click here for the full lineup.
Cornwall Public Library is seeking an energetic and organized Youth and Children’s Services Clerk. This is a permanent part-time position averaging 15 hours per week that involves providing excellent customer service and maintaining the library’s collections. Starting salary: $20.25 per hour plus 13% in lieu of benefits. Must be available to work evening, weekend and daytime shiftwork.
Requirements: Canadian High School Graduation diploma or equivalent; knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite; knowledge of youth, children and teen’s materials; demonstrated filing skills (Dewey and Alphabetical); aptitude for youth children and teen’s programming; excellent public service; accuracy; and attention to detail. Bilingual (English and French) an asset.
All applicants must submit a resume with cover letter, participate in a job interview, and take a skills test. Applications must be received by 5 p.m. Monday, September 2, 2019.
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted. In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, and will only be used for candidate selection.
Attn: Pierre Dufour
Cornwall Public Library
45 Second Street, East,
P.O. Box 939, Cornwall, Ontario, K6H 5V1
LIBRARY BOARD MEETING
The next meeting of the Cornwall Public Library Board of Directors will be Tuesday September 24, 2019 at 4:45 pm in the Library Boardroom. The public is welcome to attend.
ROTARY CLUB OF CORNWALL DONATES TO LIBRARY
Cornwall Public Library received a $ 500 donation from the Rotary Club of Cornwall, an amount which will go a long way in the library’s effort to keep literacy thriving during the summer months. The donation will be applied to the library’s TD Summer Reading Club for kids, a long-standing and very popular club, jam-packed with innovative activities, reading and just plain fun. Library CEO Dawn Kiddell, accepted the donation on June 11. See picture here.
INTRODUCING OUR LIBRARY OF THINGS
You may now borrow “things” other than books, Dvds or games at the library. How about a portable sewing machine, virtual reality headset, even a mini robot ball! Borrowing is free. Simply enter Library of Things in the search field of our catalogue. See the “Things” pamphlet here.
CORNWALL PUBLIC LIBRARY BOARD MEETING
The next meeting of the Cornwall Public Library Board of Directors will be Tuesday, April 30 at 4:45 pm in the Library Boardroom, Second Floor. The public is welcome to attend. To see the Agenda, click here.
CITY OF CORNWALL – ADOPT A STREET PROGRAM
Show your civic pride by helping the city achieve litter-free streets, sidewalks, and parks. To become a volunteer or for more information on this city-run program, click here.
WHAT’S HAPPENING AT THE LIBRARY!
National Canadian Film Day, The Taping Solution, Focus Art – Art Exhibit, CAPE (Benson Centre) and many more programs all happening at the library. Click this link for all details. Some programs required registration by phone or in person. Best of all, they are all free. Click the calendar tab above for all events.
LEARN A NEW LANGUAGE EASILY WITH MANGO
A fun-infused way to learn a new language. Mango prepares learners for realistic conversations and strengthens everyday communication skills in over 70 world languages, including French, Spanish & English. Click here to start learning a new language right now! Brought to you by Cornwall Public Library.
2019-2022 Library Board Recruitment
Are you interested in applying as a volunteer director for the library board? The City of Cornwall is looking for residents to serve on the Cornwall Public Library Board of Directors for a four-year term ending November 30, 2022. To find out if you are eligible, the level of commitment, and skill sets required for the board, please click here.
To learn more, join us at the library for a drop-in information session on Wednesday, December 12 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm in Program Room 2. For more information contact: Dawn Kiddell, 613-932-4796.
firstname.lastname@example.org. (Les informations en français)