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FEB
17
Fossils

Fossil Findings

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 Local farmer Heather Thompson has been looking for and finding fossils for some time now.  A few years ago Heather's son found an interesting fossil which sparked an interest for Heather and her family. Upon learning of this fascinating hobby we asked Heather if she could bring some of her fossils into the library and share her findings with the Grade 3 and 4 classes of the Mannville School.  It was a real treat for the Grade 4s as this was part of their curriculum this year. ... More...
DEC
09

Logo Winner

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We were so happy to receive over 30 submissions for our log contest which ended in September.  With all those entries it made our job extremely hard to pick out which one best suited what our library represented.      Congratulations to Brandon Tupper of Vermilion on his winning entry.   After selecting Brandon's entry we decided to make a draw out of the remaining names.  Congratulations to Amy Jarratt on winning a $25 Co-op gift card. We would like to extend... More...
OCT
21

Logo Contest

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Many of your are probably patiently waiting to hear who our winner is but sorry, you will have to wait just a bit longer till we have everything finalized. Many thanks to all of those who submitted their entries.  We couldn't have been happier to receive as many as we did. 
AUG
05

RABC

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The Mannville Centennial Public Library is now the new location for the Rural Alberta Business Centre.  People who are interested in starting a new business can come to the library and pick up information on what they need to get started, research, marketing, financing and much more.  We have the names and numbers of people who can help new entrepreneurs get their business off the ground.  Watch for classes that will be held at the library on How To Start a Business, Basic Book... More...
OCT
23

Closed Nov. 11

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The library will be closed Wednesday, November 11 for Remembrance Day. 
AUG
06

New Children's Books

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 If you are looking for something new and exciting to read to your children or if they want to read on their own here is a list of children's books just received at the library. Pete the Cat - Pete at the Beach by James Dean Waiting is Not Easy by Mo Willems Diary of a Soccer Star by Shamini Flint I Can Read Batman Phonics Fun Batman Starro and Stripes Forever Batman Reptile Rampage 5 Minute Batman Stories Sofia the First - Good Sports, Best friends, Sofia's Amulet, Magic Class... More...
FEB
18

Understanding your iPad/iPhone

Posted on ago

The first class held Tuesday, Feb. 17 was so informative that everyone went home wanting to try everything they were taught.  There is still room for the second class on Tuesday, Feb. 24 from 7 to 9.  Please call the library if you want to register.
JAN
13
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Snowmen

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From November 19th to December 19th we hung a snowman on our Christmas tree for every person that came into the library.  We hung 521 snowmen on our tree. That averaged roughly 130 people per week coming through our doors.  This is an unbelievable number and we sure are hoping this continues. 
DEC
12

Christmas Rush

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If you are placing a hold on items hopefully they will be here by Dec. 18th as this is the last van run until January 8, 2015. 
NOV
21

NO INTERNET

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THERE WILL BE NO INTERNET SERVICE AT THE LIBRARY M0NDAY, DEC. 1 FROM 8:00 A.M. TO 1:00 P.M.
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