Events

  • Oct05

    "Out of the Box" Teen Reading Challenge

    Register in Beanstack to track your reading and participate in activities throughout the school year.  Enter that required reading for English class and maybe win a prize! New activities will be added to the challenge regularly.

  • Oct26

    Homework Help

    Need a bit of help with some school work? Stop by the Mildmay Library meeting room and we’ll walk through it together.  Any subject (including French).  Grades 2 – 9. RSVP recommended, but drop-ins are welcome. Space is limited.

  • Oct27

    Intermediate Spanish

    All Spanish sessions are at the Southampton Branch Library, limited to 5 participants per session.  Intermediate – building on you Spanish knowledge.  Call to pre-register.

  • Oct28

    Let's Talk Spanish

    All Spanish sessions are at the Southampton Branch Library, limited to 5 participants per session.  Let’s talk Spanish – conversations in Spanish.  Call to pre-register.

  • Oct29

    Write @ Your Library Contest

    Today is the last day to enter!  We are now accepting submissions for this annual writing competition for grades 7-12.  Deadline for entry is October 29.  Contact the Library for more details. 

  • Oct29

    Book Club

    BYOB – Bring Your Own Book!  Not your traditional book club.  Bring what you are reading and discuss it with the group.  Themes may be suggested.

  • Oct29

    Individual Family Story Time

    Sauble Beach Branch Library – Every Friday 11am, 11:20am, 11:40am 

    Join us for this fun preschool program where we will help you build early literacy skills with your child (Appropriate for 0 – 4 years of age) by reading, talking, singing and playing together. Please contact the branch to pre-register for a timeslot as space is limited. Adults must stay for the program.  

  • Oct29

    PD Day Special Guest

    It is with great excitement we welcome local author Doug Archer and the third installment of The Cold Case Kids Mysteries to Port Elgin Branch Library! Join Doug as he reads from Dead Man’s Tale, a story of sinister masks, walking skeletons and hidden riches. A perfect tale for Hallowe’en! Copies will be available for purchase. Please call or email Port Elgin Branch to register.  Dead Man’s Tale is a chapter book appropriate for school-age children.

  • Oct29

    Story Time

    Join us at the Tobermory Branch for this fun (indoor/outdoor) preschool program where we will help you build early literacy skills with your child by reading, talking, singing and playing together.  Adults must stay for the program and registration is required.

  • Oct29

    PD Day Special Guest

    It is with great excitement we welcome local author Doug Archer and the third installment of The Cold Case Kids Mysteries to Port Elgin Branch Library! Join Doug as he reads from Dead Man’s Tale, a story of sinister masks, walking skeletons and hidden riches. A perfect tale for Hallowe’en! Copies will be available for purchase. Please call or email Port Elgin Branch to register.  Dead Man’s Tale is a chapter book appropriate for school-age children.

About this Library

So what is there to discover?

The Lion’s Head branch can be found on the Main Street running through the town. The library is connected to Lion’s Head Station 20 Fire hall and is in walking distance from the local school and daycare, allowing for easy access to programming for the kids.

Amenities

Library Features

  • Black & White Printing
  • Book Return
  • Exam Proctoring
  • Faxing
  • Fishing Rods & Tackle
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Geocaching Kits
  • LCD Projector
  • Photocopying
  • Public Use Computers
  • Scanning to USB

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Accessible Washrooms
  • Accessible Ramp

Become a Member

If you are a Bruce County Resident, you can become a member free of charge by completing a library card application at any of our 17 Branch Library locations.

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