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Culture Days - Heritage Hikes

Pick up a pamphlet at the library. Learn about the architectural past and cultural heritage of West Perth, while you explore Mitchell.

When: Begins September 22

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Read to the Animals

Meet at the barn for a story and then get up close and personal with the animals of the Mitchell Lions Park.

When: 11am on the following Saturdays:

  • September 23

Where: Mitchell Lions Park, Animal Barn

All groups must include an adult caregiver.

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Stories Together

All ages + caregiver

Join us for stories, songs & intergenerational play. In recognition of National Truth and Reconciliation Day and First Nations Public Library Week, we welcome special guest Patsy Day, of the Oneida Nations of the Thames, as our storyteller for this event.

When: 10:30am on October 2

Where: West Perth Village Courtyard *Dress for outdoor play (we will move indoors in inclement weather)

Registration is required. Please register by emailing askwppl@westperthpl.ca or calling 519-348-9234

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Fall Crafts

All ages

Fall fun with our craft cart. Join us after school!

When: 2:30 - 4:30pm on Friday, October 6

Where: Program room at West Perth Public Library

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Drop-in Crafts

For ages 3+ and caregiver

Make a Monster paper bag puppet or create anything with supplies from our craft cart.

When: 10am - 1pm on the P.A Day on Friday, October 20

Where: Program room at the West Perth Public Library

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Dog Man Mania

For ages 7-12

Celebrate your inner Dog with various activities related to the popular book.

When: 6:30pm on Monday, October 23

Where: Program room of the West Perth Public Library