Lakeland Library Newsletter - Vol. 2 Iss. 6: Nov/Dec 2017


Nov. 1, 2017


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Public Newsletter - Vol. 3 Iss. 6: Nov/Dec 2017

 

Happy Retirement - Lane Jackson!
 

Lane Jackson, Operations Manager will be retiring from Lakeland Library Region after over 15 years of service. During this time-frame, Lane has worked in a variety of different roles, including supervising the rural library branches, helping with collection development, supporting regional programs such as the TD Summer Reading Program and taking a lead in new programming offerings such as the ever popular Lakeland Summer Players.

Your experience and knowledge will be missed, we thank you for your years of service - All the best in the next 'chapter' of your life!

 

Saskatchewan Library Week 2017
 

We had a very successful Saskatchewan Library Week for 2017, with five branches receiving funding for events ranging from Ukrainian Cooking Classes to Fruit Smoothie Making and much more!

 

 

This years theme is "Libraries Matters' As such, Lakeland Library Region focused on showing appreciation to our patrons for their wonderful support during the budget crisis - Thank you again for all your support and lets look forward to 2018!

 

Events at your local branch!

Goodsoil - Magda Rolheiser winner of the ‘Canada’s 150th 'Passport to Summer Reading' Contest

 

Lashburn Library - Kathy showing the 3D Printer at J.H. Moore during 'Community Registration Night'

Lakeland HQ - Jesse and Liz having fun  trying out the new 'Solar Power' Kits - coming soon!
 

 

Meota Library - Is ready for Halloween! - all that is missing is goblins, ghosts, and a black cat

Rural Lakeland Workshop - Branch staff having fun checking out the latest 'STEAM' kits on offer

 

Marshall Library - Molly Larson one of our monthly winners of the TD Summer Reading Club

 

This is the second year for the "One Book, One Province" campaign, which aims to support literacy and raise the profile of libraries and literacy organizations throughout the province.
The title chosen for 2018 is Out of Old Saskatchewan Kitchens by Amy Jo Ehman, which was chosen to promote an understanding of Saskatchewan's heritage through its food, while appealing to a broad, diverse and contemporary audience.
Stay tuned for events happening at your library in March and make sure to check out the book whether you enjoy cooking or not.

 

It is getting close to February, which means the start of Aboriginal Storytelling Month. This event is meant as a celebration of indigenous culture and is an opportunity for members of the public to experience First Nations cultural teachings in a positive environment.
This year, North Battleford has the privilege of hosting the opening ceremonies for the whole province, we expect a total of 11 branches to receive funding for indigenous themed programming. More details coming soon.

 

 

 

Website Feature for Nov/Dec: 'Suggest a Title Purchase'

Did you know that you can suggest new titles for the general Lakeland Library Regional collection?

Simply click on the 'Services' button on the top on the Lakeland Library Region homepage and select the 'Suggest a Title Purchase' option and fill out all the informational fields as required.

 

Annual Reports and Statements


Interested in learning more about the inner operations of Lakeland Library Region and how decisions are made? Check out our 'Annual Reports and Statements' page to access the latest copies of our annual reports, meeting minutes and audited financial statements.

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1302 100 St, North Battleford, SK S9A 0V8
(306) 445-6108
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