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For safety reasons, Champlain Township Council has decided to close the Champlain Library to the public until further notice.

We will continue to offer no contact curbside pick-up service Monday to Friday from 1 pm to 5 pm, as well as all our virtual programming.

Deliveries to homebound individuals can be arranged upon request.

Instant access to the magazines you know and love in an easy-to-read digital format!
Simply enter your library card number once you have clicked on the Flipster link https://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,custuid&custid=ns133311&groupid=main&profile=eon and you can browse available magazines from the library.

Stream the best in cinema for free with your Library card! We are excited to offer this new service! Simply enter your library card number once you have clicked on the Kanopy link and you can browse available cinema from the library.  https://champlainlibrary.kanopy.com/

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Curbside Pickup

Curbside Pickup Hours

Monday to Friday
1 pm to 5 pm

Curbside Pickup

The Library will continue to offer our curbside pickup service from Monday to Friday 1 pm to 5 pm during the current Ontario Province wide lockdown.

New Releases

Below are our some of our newly released books.

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A Thousand Ships
Natalie Haynes
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Shipped
Angie Hockman
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The Captive
Fiona King Foster
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The Butterfly House
Katrine Engberg
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All the Colors of Night
Jayne Ann Krentz
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Tout peut s'oublier
Olivier Adam
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Le Malaimant
Michèle Vinet
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Créatures
Crissy Van Meter
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L'arbre du mal
Tana French
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La maison des Hollandais
Ann Patchett

Library News

National Canadian Film Day

National Canadian Film Day

National Canadian Film Day takes place on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 and is a massive one-day, coast-to-coast-to-coast celebration of Canadian cinema. Film has always been more than entertainment. Cinema captures the soul of a nation, and that seeing oneself and one's...

April is National Poetry Month

April is National Poetry Month

April is National Poetry Month and the Champlain Library is looking for submissions of poems. Staff at the library want to know the following. What poems inspire you? What helps you see the amazing potential that life has to offer? There are many things which can...

Library brings bees and butterflies back to the neighbourhood

Library brings bees and butterflies back to the neighbourhood

The Champlain Library is very excited to announce that it has been accepted as a Butterflyway Ranger for the David Suzuki Foundation's Butterflyway Project. The goal of the Butterflyway Project is to establish habitat for local bees and butterflies in communities...

Kanopy film streaming service

Kanopy film streaming service

The popular on-demand film streaming service, Kanopy, is now available for free for patrons. Library card holders can access Kanopy and sign up to start streaming films instantly by selecting the Kanopy link. Kanopy offers a large collection of high quality films and...

Links to resources for Teens

Links to resources for Teens

Here is a list of some resources for teens. TeenBookCloud.com – Grade 7-12 Ebook database AudioBookCloud.com – all ages audio book database OCASI – Positive Spaces Initiative Valoris Prescott-Russell Fondation Émergence Coalition to End Violence Against...

A few helpful resources for Seniors

A few helpful resources for Seniors

Here is a list of some resources for seniors. The Ontario Caregiver Organization (OCO) exists to support Ontario’s 3.3 million caregivers; ordinary people who provide physical and emotional support to a family member, partner, friend or neighbour.  The...

A few links to fun websites for kids

A few links to fun websites for kids

Scholastic Canada Scholastic Learn at Home Day-by-day projects to keep kids reading, thinking and growing! TumbleBookLibrary – K-6 children’s ebook database (click on icon)TumbleMath – K-6 math ebook databaseAudioBookCloud – Audiobook database for all...