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Welcome Home Justin Williams and familyWelcome Home Justin Williams and family poster

Draw takes place Saturday, July 19 at 1:30pm when Cobourg Welcomes Justin Williams and Family at Victoria Park. MUST BE IN ATTENDANCE TO WIN.
Raffle in support of the Cobourg Public Library

Purchase your raffle tickets for a chance to win
$2 each or $5 for 3

Grand Prize: Tickets to Hockey game in Ottawa:
Ottawa Senators vs. LA Kings Thursday, December 11
at 7:30pm (includes parking pass),
Donated by Marc Mercier, Partner - Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP and Governor, Cobourg Cougars Junior A Hockey Club)

Also up for grabs: One of Thirteen Personal Pictures with Justin Williams (will be taken on-site)

Raffle in association with United Way Northumberland.


Adult Summer Reading ProgramSummertime and the reading is easy

The Summer Reading Club isn’t just for kids anymore!

This Summer, join the Cobourg Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading club and you’ll get a chance to win for every eight things you read - magazines, novels, non-fiction, graphic novels—it all counts! Begins June 30th

For more details, see our "Programs and Events" page


Summer Reading Program for YouthEureka

Our annual TD Summer Reading Program has begun!
Free stuff for all who join.
Read 6 books over 6 weeks & enter your name into our draw for some amazing prizes!

Attention Hamilton Township residents - contact your local branches for details about exciting programs available for youth this summer in Bewdley & Gore's Landing!

For more details, see our "Programs and Events" page


Civic Holiday ClosureCanada Day

The main Cobourg Library branchwill be closed on Monday, August 4th for the Civic Holiday..


Quick Reads!

Read the hottest bestsellers now! Hour glass
No line-ups! No wait-lists!Tired of long waits for new titles?
Now get a copy of the hottest books ... faster!
Try our new Quick Reads collection.

Quick Reads are extra copies of the latest bestsellers,
especially for the person who just wants to take it home and read it quickly. No holds. No renewals.
Get it fast, read it fast, then move onto the next bestseller on your must-read list!

Cobourg Public Library BranchesC. Gordon King Centre building

Branch Hours & Locations

Cobourg Branch - C. Gordon King Centre
200 Ontario Street, Cobourg, ON K9A 5P4
(T) 905-372-9271
(F) 905-372-4538
Email: info@cobourg.library.on.caAlice D Behan Library - Bewdley Branch

Alice D. Behan Library- Bewdley Branch
Bewdley Community Centre
7060 Lake Street, Bewdley
(T) 905-797-2535, ext. 23Gore's Landing Branch

Gore's Landing Branch
Gore's Landing Community Hall
5199 Burnham Street North
(T) 905-342-9996

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exploration, inspiration and enjoyment."

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