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New Catalogue Launch!

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space scene with ship.Our online Library catalogue will soon be sporting a brand new look and easier navigation features! We want to make your Library experience even better with an accessible and simple way to search for the Library materials that matter to you. 

Some of the features you will soon see are: 

  • Enhanced information about your physical and digital checked out and on hold items;
  • Item lists to quickly view new DVDs, fiction, YA, junior, and on order material in our collection;
  • Quick links to easily navigate to eResources;
  • Scrolling carousels of new items and special collections on the front page
  • Create personal lists of items of interest;
  • Accessible high contrast mode to make titles bolder and easier to see.

Explore our new and improved catalogue on Monday, October 16 and try it out for yourself! 

Features such as a mobile-friendly version of our catalogue, will be coming in the future. 

For more information and assistance, please call, email, or visit any of our branches and Library staff will be happy to help! 

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Date: 
Monday, October 16, 2017 - 9:00am to 9:00pm
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Power of Attorney

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Courtice Branch, Great Room
Tuesday, November 7th
6:00 to 7:30 p.m.

Registration required.
No charge.

Power of attorney and a last will and testament may be some of the most important documents you obtain. Before you sign on the dotted line, inform and protect yourself and your estate from becoming a victim of fraud. Learn about the Continuing Power of Attorney for Property, Power of Attorney for Well-Being, and The Last Will and Testament documents before you sign them.

Presented in partnership with Durham Regional Police Service. 

Be sure to check out our other Durham Regional Police Services workshop, Fraud Awareness, on Wednesday, October 11th.

 

Registration

You may register in person at any branch, by phoning Information Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below.

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Also be sure to check out our Money Intelligence Series workshops with family wealth architect and estate planning expert David Duong, CPA, CMA, CIM®, B.Comm.:

 

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Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
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Fraud Awareness

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Bowmanville Branch, Mezzanine Room
Wednesday, October 11th
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Registration required.
No charge.

Fraud is a serious crime and can happen to anyone. Criminals have created elaborate schemes to separate you from your money or property, but there are ways to protect yourself. Learn how to avoid the many scams out there with Durham Regional Police Service’s Major Fraud Unit.

Presented in partnership with Durham Regional Police Service

Be sure to check out our other Durham Regional Police Services workshop, Power of Attorney, on Tuesday, November 7th.

Registration

You may register in person at any branch, by phoning Information Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below.

You Might Also Like...

Also be sure to check out our Money Intelligence Series workshops with family wealth architect and estate planning expert David Duong, CPA, CMA, CIM®, B.Comm.:

 

Date: 
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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Brain Health

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Courtice Branch, The Great Room
Tuesday, October 17th  
6:30 to 7:45 p.m.
Drop in; no registration required. No charge.

It is estimated that 25,000 Canadians are diagnosed with dementia every year. The most prevalent form of dementia is Alzheimer’s disease, and its impact on families, the community, and our health system is significant.

Brain health is one of the most important ways of reducing your risk of developing dementia.  This workshop will give you concrete actions you can start today to improve your personal brain health, and identify the services and support that are available in Durham Region for those with dementia as well as their caregivers.

Presented in partnership with Alzheimer Society, Durham Region.

 

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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm
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Learn to Knit!

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Bowmanville Branch, Mezzanine Level
Tuesdays, October 3rd to November 21st     
7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
Advanced registration required; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone.
Cost $49 for eight-class workshop series.

Calling all knitters who want to improve their skills or budding crafters who want to start! Learn how to knit or discover a stitching hint or two. Enjoy beginner to intermediate knitting lessons and stitch with a group of supportive peers.

Please bring your current project or a ball of dish cloth yarn (2 oz. cotton) and 5 mm needles to the first session.

Caregivers and support staff for people with disabilities are admitted free of charge.

Presented in partnership with Gwen Bevan, Soper Creek Yarn, Bowmanville.

Registration

You may register in person at any branch, by phoning Information Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below.

Date: 
Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Nov 21 2017.
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Movie Madness! Going in Style

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Newcastle Branch, George and Kathleen Vice Community Room
Wednesday, December 13th
2:00 p.m.

Drop in; no registration required.
No charge.

Be sure to drop into our other Movie Madness showings:

Note: Movie titles are subject to change, or may not be shown during this session. Please visit our website at www.clarington-library.on.ca/calendar for the most up-to-date movie listings. Titles are available for loan in the Library’s collection.

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Date: 
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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Movie Madness! Their Finest

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Newcastle Branch, George and Kathleen Vice Community Room
Wednesday, November 15th
2:00 p.m.

Drop in; no registration required.
No charge.​

Be sure to drop into our other Movie Madness showings:

Note: Movie titles are subject to change, or may not be shown during this session. Please visit our website at www.clarington-library.on.ca/calendar for the most up-to-date movie listings. Titles are available for loan in the Library’s collection.

Location: 
Date: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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Movie Madness! Wonder Woman

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Newcastle Branch, George and Kathleen Vice Community Room
Wednesday, October 18th
2:00 p.m.

Drop in; no registration required.
No charge.​

Be sure to drop into our other Movie Madness showings:

Note: Movie titles are subject to change, or may not be shown during this session. Please visit our website at www.clarington-library.on.ca/calendar for the most up-to-date movie listings. Titles are available for loan in the Library’s collection.

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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Movie Madness! The Circle

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Newcastle Branch, George and Kathleen Vice Community Room
Wednesday, September 20th
2:00 p.m.

Drop in; no registration required.
No charge.​

Be sure to drop into our other Movie Madness showings:

​Note: Movie titles are subject to change, or may not be shown during this session. Please visit our website at www.clarington-library.on.ca/calendar for the most up-to-date movie listings. Titles are available for loan in the Library’s collection.

Location: 
Date: 
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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Movie Madness! Going in Style

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Newcastle Branch, George and Kathleen Vice Community Room
Tuesday, December 12th
6:30 p.m.

Drop in; no registration required.
No charge.​

Be sure to drop into our other Movie Madness showings:

Note: Movie titles are subject to change, or may not be shown during this session. Please visit our website at www.clarington-library.on.ca/calendar for the most up-to-date movie listings. Titles are available for loan in the Library’s collection. 

Location: 
Date: 
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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