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Tweed Public Library
Strategic Plan
for 2011-2014


Monday - Closed



Thursday - 2:00pm-7:00pm



Sunday - Closed

Welcome to Tweed Public Libraryline

New Hours for Thursdays

The Library will be open two additional hours on Thursdays

beginning Thursday May 21 (2:00pm - 7:00pm)


Friends of the Library Writer Series
Thursday May 21, 2015 at 7PM - Friends of the Tweed Public library are very excited to welcome Author Paul Wells, Winner of the 2014 Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for political writing and the Dafoe Prize for "The Longer I’m Prime Minister: Stephen Harper and Canada, 2006-"

Salt Dough Magnets and Crafts
Saturday May 23 & Saturday May 30. Attendance both dates is necessary. Please pre register for this event. 12:00pm - 1:00pm.

Bridge or Euchre
Every Tuesday from 1:00-4:00, Refreshments are available and the cost is $2.00

Quilting Club
10:15 am - 1:30 pm  on the 4th Friday of the month starting Friday January 23. Fee is $2.00.

Knitting Club
Every Friday from 2:00-4:00. Beginners are welcome.


Borrow a Pre-loaded Kobo e-Reader!

koboTweed Public Library is proud to introduce a new lending program featuring pre-loaded Kobo e-Readers. We have purchased 5 Kobo Touch e-Readers and separated them by genre. This pilot project of Kobo e-Readers comes with a selection of 4 popular eBooks on each reader. See below for genres and books.

Sample Borrowing Agreement and Termsarrow

Current Titles

Kobo #1, Genre: Mystery & Suspense

Kobo #2, Genre: Romance

Watching the Dark - Peter Robinson Stella Bain - Anita Shreve
Dust - Patricia Cornwell Dark Witch - Nora Roberts
Cold Snap - Allison Brennon The Harem Midwife - Roberta Rich
Tamarack County – William Kent Krueger Heart of Stone – Christine Warren



Kobo #3, Genre: Young Adult Fiction

Kobo #4, Genre: Best Sellers

The Book Thief - Markus Zusak Doctor Sleep - Stephen King
The Fault in our Stars - John Green The Luminaries - Eleanor Catton
Allegiant - Veronica Roth Sycamore Row - John Grisham
Fire and Flood – Victoria Scott Private L.A. – James Patterson



Kobo #5, Genre: Non-Fiction

Crazy Town – Robyn Doolittle  
An Astronaut’s Guide to Life on Earth - Chris Hadfield  
A Nation Worth Ranting About – Rick Mercer  
Black Code – Ron Deibert  



Loyalist College Community Employment Services
Is at the Tweed Library!
One-to-one appointments are available for FREE assistance!
Call Francine Short at 613-966-0205 or 1-866-860-5652 to book an appointment.

We can help with:
Resumes • Job Search Skills • Mock Interviews • And Much More!!!


Membership Information

1) All residents and ratepayers in the Municipality of Tweed are eligible for a free membership at the Library.
2) Everyone can apply for their own card and number but parents must sign for children under the age of 12 years.
3) New members should provide identification with their Tweed address.
4) Non-residents can get a membership for $15/year.
5) Summer renters can apply for a membership for a $20 refundable deposit.
6) We have reciprocal borrowing privileges with Madoc (Centre Hastings) and Marmora Public Libraries. Materials borrowed at those libraries with your Tweed card must be returned to those libraries.
7) Members are responsible for the items they take out of the Library and for returning them on time.
8) Replacement charges apply if items are lost or damaged.
9) Overdue charges are 5 cents per day per item; $1 per day for videos.
10) Loan period is 3 weeks for all items except videos.
11) Patrons are generally allowed 4 books per person and two videos per family.


Tweed Public Library Meeting Room Policy

Meeting rooms in the library bring together the resources of the library and the activities of the community for educational, cultural, civic, recreational and charitable purposes. The meeting rooms are available to Non-Profit, Government, Private and Business (for-profit) groups by reservation request. You can download the following PDF files or visit here to fill in the on-line form.

pdfClick here to download the written meeting room request form

pdfClick here to download the meeting room policy

pdfClick here to download the meeting room set-up sheet


Grants Stimulating Local Economy Through Innovation and Collaboration


Thank-you to the Ontario Trillium Foundation for their generous support to the Municipality of Tweed - $14,000 over one year to library facilities and collection more accessible. Trilium also provides payment for our internet services and computer assistance.


Our Ontario Digital Collection


Search digital collections of libraries, archives, museums, historical societies, community groups, government agencies, and content organizations - in seconds. Information about people, places, events and objects about Ontario, and from Ontario organizations. It's easy to find photographs, maps, videos, audio recordings, government documents and other media - instantly @ your fingertips. Click Here

Ontario Youth Internships

The Youth Internship program, otherwise known as YI, is a Government of Canada initiative, administered by Industry Canada, that aims to provide Canadians with affordable public access to the Internet and the skills they need to use it effectively.

olaYI helps Canadians, wherever they live, take advantage of emerging opportunities in the new global knowledge-based economy. Under YI, public locations like schools, libraries and community centres act as "on-ramps" to the Information Highway, and provide computer support and training.

Participants (youth 15-30) work as interns at YI centres throughout Canada, helpingic individuals, community organizations and small businesses improve their knowledge and effective use of the Internet and related information technologies. Specific activities include: Delivering Internet training sessions, Researching and developing Web sites, Drafting publicity materials. Organizing information fairs and special events and Providing technical support to the community access site.

Madoc and Marmora cardholders are welcome to use the Tweed Library, as we have reciprocal borrowing privileges.