Kathryn Schoutsen

February at Innisfil ideaLAB & Library

INNISFIL, ON (FEB 2, 2023) This February, there is no shortage of fun and exciting events happening at the Innisfil ideaLAB & Library. The community is invited to drop in, warm up and see just why the Library is a great community meeting place.From musical performances, to preparing for Spring – there’s something for everyone! … Read more

Celebrate Black History Month with a Mosaic of Black Culture

Innisfil, ON – February is Black History Month, and this year, the Innisfil ideaLAB & Library is proud to sponsor a Mosaic of Black Culture, a Family Event. Created by Making Change Simcoe County, a series of events will take place at libraries across the region, highlighting Black History and culture, with a focus on … Read more

Our Impact: 2019-2022

Innisfil Public Library Board Legacy of Resilience and Adaptability The Innisfil Public Library is proud of the work and accomplishments achieved during the 2019-2022 term. Review or download the report today to learn more about the achievements and community impact of the Innisfil Public Library Board.

Tim Horton’s Smile Cookie Campaign a Success

INNISFIL, (October 27, 2022) – Thank you to local Tim Hortons restaurant owners and many generous Canadians across the country who supported the Smile Cookie campaign raising millions for local charities. David Blackmore, owner of the Tim Hortons located in Cookstown and Thornton along with Rachana & Amit Seth, owners of the Tim Hortons located … Read more

Write on!

YOUNG WRITERS INVITED TO ENTER SHORT STORY CONTEST! INNISFIL, ON (September 1, 2022) – If you are in Grades 3-12, you’re invited to set your imagination free and submit your original work for our annual Short Story Contest. Show off your creative writing skills by submitting your short story,from now until October 28, 2022, for your chance to … Read more

Our Commitment to Equity, Diversity, Inclusion & Accessibility

The Innisfil ideaLAB & Library is committed to the principles of equity, diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. Libraries have a responsibility to create an environment and contribute to a culture that respects people’s dignity, ideas and beliefs and in which individuals can participate, maximize their contributions, and achieve their full potential. Our Library aims to demonstrate … Read more

ideaLAB & Library to Rollback Services, Return to Curbside Pick-up

INNISFIL, ON (January 3, 2022) Due to the increasing transmission rates of COVID-19 across Simcoe County, the Innisfil ideaLAB & Library is once again closing its doors. Innisfil ideaLAB & Library will remain closed to the public until further notice to support the efforts to limit the further spread of COVID-19 in our community. While … Read more

Browse, Borrow & Go at your Library

As a result of the increasing rates of transmission of COVID-19 in our region and following the guidance of the Government of Ontario and Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit, the Innisfil ideaLAB & Library is introducing additional safety precautions to ensure the safety of customers and staff. Beginning Tuesday, December 21, 2021, the Cookstown, Lakeshore … Read more

An RVH South Campus is Coming to Innisfil

Bringing care closer to home for Innisfil and south Simcoe residents. After a two-year comprehensive search, RVH has chosen an 83-acre site at the southwest corner of Yonge Street and Innisfil Beach Road, south of Stroud, as the location for its South Campus. Learn more about how RVH is growing and changing to meet your … Read more

New Regulations from the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit

The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit released new directions for businesses or organizations on Wednesday November 24th. These new directions apply to the operation of public libraries and came into effect on Friday November 26, 2021. Due to these regulation updates you will notice the following changes in how Innisfil ideaLAB & Library operates when … Read more