Waterloo Public Library News Archive

Posted: October 1, 2023
Celebrate in October

Islamic Heritage Month

October is a month devoted to celebrating Muslim Canadians across the country.

Posted: September 22, 2023
Culture Days

Culture Days: September 22 – October 15, 2023

Culture Days is a national celebration of arts and culture that takes place every year in Canada. At the end of each September, millions of people attend thousands of free participatory arts and culture events across the country both in-person and online. 

Culture Days programs invite people to participate in free and interactive events to highlight the importance of arts and culture in our communities. 

Posted: September 15, 2023
Staff Picks - an image of a WPL staff member holding a book

Fall is the perfect season for fresh starts!

As the temperature begins to get cooler and as the leaves fall, it's the perfect time to get cozy with a book.

We asked our staff to tell us their favourite books about fresh starts and new beginnings. We've curated a collection of titles from fiction, non-fiction, teen literature, and children's books.

Browse our Staff Picks to find your next read for the fall season.

Browse Staff Picks 

Posted: September 14, 2023
Cool Things to Borrow at the Library - Radon Monitors

Borrow a Radon monitor today with your library card!

Radon monitors are here and ready for you to borrow with your WPL library card. 

Radon is an invisible, odorless gas that can infiltrate homes and pose long-term health risks. Radon monitors serve as a valuable tool to help individuals safeguard their indoor air quality. Your well-being is paramount, and these monitors are here to assist you in maintaining optimal air quality within your living spaces.


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