Flipster is an easy-to-use digital magazine newsstand for libraries. You can find access on this website or use the Flipster app to access the 49 magazines available free from your Public Library. Titles include Ask, Glitter, Baking Heaven, Sport Fishing, Camera, Bead and Button and Entertainment Weekly and more. Free signin with your library card number.
Join Lauren and Lisa to talk about what wellness means to you and explore youth wellness opportunities in Northumberland. Sessions, with snacks, run October 29, November 12 & 19 and December 3. We will be doing a special photography project. Participants who sign up for all 5 project sessions are eligible to receive a $50 gift certificate!
Author Ruth Clarke
Sunday October 20, 2 PM, Mary J. Benson Branch
Join us for a special visit from Canadian author Ruth Clarke for a reading from her new novel, What Goes Around, in partnership with Furby House Books. Furby House will have Ruth's novel available to purchase.
Library closed Thanksgiving Monday
Mary J Benson Branch is open Sunday October 13 from 1 pm to 4 pm and closed Monday October 14. Check the Library website to renew loans, place holds, download ebooks audio books or a magazine and find program information. The bookdrop is open for returns.
Have a happy Turkey Day!
Ontario Public Library Week October 20-26
October is Canadian Library Month! This month libraries and library partners across the country are highlighting the important role libraries play in Canadians’ lives. The third week of October is Ontario Public Library Week. Look for special events at the Port Hope Public Library all week, including launch of digital magazines with Flipster, author visits, “Get on the Bus with Your Library Card,” and “Food for Fines”!
Author Sue Williams
Wednesday, October 23, 10:30 AM, Mary j Benson Branch
Author Sue Williams returns to the library for a special encore reading and book signing in partnership with Furby House Books. Sue's memoir Ready to Come About was a 2019 Globe and Mail recommended summer read! Copies will be available to purchase from Furby House Books.