News & Service Updates

Lincoln and Pelham Public Libraries merged on April 1, 2022

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PRESS RELEASEFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Lincoln and Pelham Public Libraries Merge Operations Beginning April 1, 2022, two great libraries will become one. The Lincoln Pelham Public Librarywill begin operations as one system – with its shared staffing complement providing excellentservices …

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National Indigenous History Month

Three multicoloured images represent Canada's Indigenous Peoples: The eagle to represent First Nations The narwhal to represent Inuit The beaded flower to represent Métis

During National Indigenous History Month, we celebrate the history and accomplishments of the First Nations, Métis, and Inuit in our community and across Canada. We encourage our communities in Lincoln and Pelham to start a conversation and learn more about …

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The Moccasin Identifier Comes to Lincoln

A moccasin is stencilled in purple, green, and blue.

  “If we, as First Nations people, don’t get a marker on the ground today, we will be lost forever.”—Carolyn King, former Chief Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation (MCFN).    The Moccasin Identifier was created in 2011 by Carolyn King, and later …

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Help us keep our community connected!

A clear case featuring the Lincoln Pelham Public Library logo sits on a table beside a black hotspot. There are shelves of books in the background.

If we’ve learned anything during the past two-and-a-half years, it is the importance of connection.  Not everyone has equal opportunities to connect, whether it be to attend school, look for a job, or stay in touch with family and friends. To …

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Love Your Library Celebrations

exterior shot of all four branches of Lincoln Pelham Public Library

Join us to celebrate the new Lincoln Pelham Public Library! All month, we’re hosting open houses that celebrate reading and community at all four branches. Enjoy a free ice cream sandwich, pick up an LPPL book bag and swag, make …

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eLibrary Spotlight: Kanopy


Stream thousands of movies and TV shows instantly with your library card! Kanopy is a digital streaming service that offers thousands of movies and TV shows, from documentaries to classic films. Kanopy Kids offers unlimited viewing of children’s programming, including …

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Volunteers needed: Rittenhouse Pollinator Garden

A black-and-orange monarch butterfly feeds on a pink milkweed blossom in a grassy field.

On Friday, June 10 at 10:30 am, help us plant our new pollinator garden in Vineland! All ages and abilities are welcome. Please email Kelly to let us know you’re coming, or drop by. ABOUT THE POLLINATOR PROJECTIn partnership with …

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Celebrate the Bees! Week

Did you know Friday, May 20 is World Bee Day? All week long from May 16 – 21, there will be fun and informative activities for all ages as we showcase how special these little pollinators are and how we …

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May 5: Red Dress Day

a graphic novel featuring an Indigenous women's face and red fabric

May 5 is the National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls, and Two-Spirit people (MMIWG2S+) in Canada, also known as Red Dress Day. Red Dress Day began in 2010 as the REDress project, initiated by Métis …

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April 23 Earth Day Celebration

greenhouse illustration

Drop by the Rittenhouse Branch in Vineland (4080 John Charles Boulevard) between 11 am – 2 pm on April 23 for free Earth Day activities and giveaways, rain or shine! Activities include: pick up seeds from the Niagara Peninsula Conservation …

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