Community News

New Library Fundraising Campaign Surpasses $450,000

library fundraising 450G 270A group of library supporters and champions recently gathered at the new Library Fundraising Thermometer to celebrate an exciting event – the fundraising campaign for the new library building has reached more than $450,000. This means that the Fundraising Thermometer has another ‘book’ revealed to indicate the new milestone.

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Borrow Poetry Play Kits at the OSNGUPL

PoetryPlayKit270Owen Sound Poet Laureate (2017-2019) Lauren Best has created Poetry Play Kits as an open-ended resource to encourage the playful exploration of language and creativity. The kits come with activity cards for guided play, six inspiration blocks, popsicle sticks and a length of beaded cord that allow everyone to engage with the activities.

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The Pet Expert: What Will Happen to My Pets in the Event of My Death?

SuccessionPlanningPets270This is not a pleasant situation to think about, but it is a reality all pet owners should plan for. We have life insurance policies to ensure our families are taken care of, and we make wills to sort out our estates, but many pet owners do not consider making the same arrangements for long-term pet care.

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New Service Will Help You Grow Cannabis at Home

cannabis grow svc270Last year's legalization of cannabis for recreational use has resulted in an abundance of new business opportunities for entrepreneurs, including the basics: teaching people how to grown their own cannabis.

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