Repairathon Ready

Post by Megan, Information Services staff Did you know that the library hosts a monthly Repairathon? This is a free, community event where local experts gather to help you make repairs to items you own. The Repairathon is an opportunity to link problems to solutions, save money, improve skills and keep everyday items away from… Read More Repairathon Ready

Where seedlings are planted and conversations bloom

POST BY TAMSIN COBB Senior Library Assistant and Children’s Programmer This spring, tweens in our Maker Club got their hands dirty, joyously scooping soil into containers, diligently marking holes, carefully placing seeds down, and meticulously watering to start our 85 Green Learning Garden project. With each new cell they started, the participants eagerly chose the… Read More Where seedlings are planted and conversations bloom

Our Ink, Our Stories exhibit at Kitchener Public Library

Two years ago, Kitchener Public Library teamed up with The Community Edition for a very special project entitled Our Ink, Our Stories. Our Ink, as we’ve come to lovingly refer to it, was a story-telling initiative that shed light on the hidden meanings and personal histories of the tattoos that adorn members of our community. These stories… Read More Our Ink, Our Stories exhibit at Kitchener Public Library