Blogs for Mannville, Alberta

October is Canadian Library Month and here at the Mannville Library we'd like to know why you choose to visit us. Are you picking out a book, a movie, using the computers or needing the assistance from our staff? Whatever the reason we'd love to hear it. We have a bulletin board at the entrance which we would like you to write your reason on. By the end of October we hope to have a full board. Reading opens not only our minds but our imagination. More...

Friday October 12, 2018 01:28PM - 0 Comment(s)



The Friends of the Mannville Municipal Library are selling CFL Grey Cup Pull Tickets for $2.00 each. In case you are new to the pull tickets, when you purchase your tickets you write your name and address on the top portion of the ticket and we pull out the bottom section which reveals your score. Prizes are $125.00 for 1st, 2nd and 3rd quarter if your score matches that of the score of the game at the end of each quarter and $300.00 if your score matches that of the final score at the end of... More...

Friday October 12, 2018 12:02PM - 0 Comment(s)



You are invited to attend the Fall Fashion Event provided by Shine and the Mannville Centennial Public Library. Vicky Marshall, owner and supporter of SHOP LOCALLY, will be coordinating the Fashion Show by inviting local based vendors to participate and asking members of the community to model for them. The Mannville Library will be providing the snacks/appetizers, various specialty teas and coffees and punch which will be a fundraiser for the library. Tickets are available from Shine and... More...

Friday October 12, 2018 11:54AM - 0 Comment(s)



Thank you to everyone who, despite the weather, showed up at the library for what was supposed to be a bright sunny day to host a BBQ. At least that's what we were hoping for way back when, when we booked it. Special thanks to the Cornerstone Co-op for supporting organizations such as ours. We are community strong. More...

Friday September 21, 2018 03:35PM - 0 Comment(s)



Just like it says "RAIN, SHINE, SLEET OR SNOW, OUR BBQ IS STILL A GO" Despite the weather, Friday, Sept. 21 we are still hosting the last BBQ (for the library) of the year. Please join us between 11:30 and 1:30 today. We have tables set up inside for you to enjoy your meal in the comfort of HEAT. Hamburger/Hotdog, dessert, and a beverage (includes hot coffee) $5.00 More...

Friday September 21, 2018 10:04AM - 0 Comment(s)



Congratulations to Kayla Ross, winner of our Summer Reading Program. Kayla handed in her log sheet of "Feed Your Need To Read" with a total of 465 minutes. Great job Kayla. More...

Friday September 14, 2018 04:01PM - 0 Comment(s)



It was a packed house at the library today for the Reptile Party. Jason Clevett, owner of the reptiles gave an excellent presentation about how long they live, what they eat plus answered numerous questions from the audience. Some of the reptiles included an Albino Boa, Spotted Lizard, Turantula, Black Snack from Mexico, a turtle,and a Blue Tongued Lizard from Australia. Jason took the time to explain various facts and at the end of the show gave the audience an opportunity to pet them... More...

Wednesday August 29, 2018 05:01PM - 0 Comment(s)



We haven't had Storytime for quite some time in the library but we are starting again Thursday, September 6th at 9:30 am. Mike Myhovich has graciously agreed to donate time from his job to read to the children for 20 - 30 minutes every Thursday. We welcome everyone to bring their children into the library to listen to stories and enjoy a light snack. More...

Thursday August 23, 2018 04:12PM - 0 Comment(s)



Sorry for the mix up but today's craft is the tissue turtle. Stop in and pick up the supplies and instructions on how to create this paper turtle. It's easy to take everything home and do the craft in your own spare time. Have fun! More...

Friday August 10, 2018 10:57AM - 0 Comment(s)



With the summer months being busy for everyone we have decided that instead of hosting a craft day we will set out supplies and instructions so all you have to do is drop in pick up what is needed and complete the crafts at home when you have time. Let us know what you think by emailing librarian@mannvillelibrary.ab.ca. More...

Wednesday August 08, 2018 04:49PM - 0 Comment(s)



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