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Ontario Public Library Week 2018

Ontario Public Library Week 2018
Baysville Public Library - Tuesday, October 16, 2018
We're very excited to be celebrating Ontario Public Library Week! There are lots of things going on this week at both of our library branches so that we can thank you for being a library card holder. 

Ontario Public Library Week (Oct. 14 – 20, 2018) is a unique opportunity to show your support for your library. Whether they have provided you with inspiration for success, or support in your leisure activities, your public library is there for you!

Every year, 4.2 million Ontarians of all ages access 251,000 programs through their local public library. We encourage all Ontarians to get a library card!


Together We Read Ontario
From October 15 to 29 you'll have unlimited access to this year's Together We Read Ontario book through the Southern Ontario Library Services (SOLS) shared OverDrive collection. What's the title? You'll have unlimited access to "The Lightkeeper's Daughters" by Joan E. Pendziwol.

Make sure to login and get your copy! #TWROntario #OPLW

Get it here!




Enter the Ontario Public Library Book Outfit contest

Here’s How You Can Enter:
1. Pick a book to match your outfit and take a photo of you or in a group.
2. Tell us how you use your library card or why you love your public library.
3. Share your photo on Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram using the hashtag #OPLWBookOutfit.

You Could Win:
• Forest of Reading Award nominee book set (approx. $200 value)
• An e-reader (approx. $175 value)
• A prize pack from The Library Marketplace (approx. $200 value)

More Information:
This contest is only open to residents of Ontario, Canada. Ontario Public Library Week is celebrated across the province during the third week of October, and is administered by the Ontario Library Association (OLA). OLA respects your right to privacy, and will not share your personal information with third-party affiliates.

The winners will be chosen by staff and volunteers of the Association. By entering this contest, you consent to have your submitted photo content used in OLA promotions. Photos that are not the creation of the entrant will be disqualified without warning.

Libraries and community partners are free to enter this competition, and, if selected as the winner, may donate their prize to a community of their choice.

The contest will run from October 11, 2018 at 12:00 a.m. EST to October 20, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. EST.