Wendy Ricciardi

Ice Huts Transformed into Unique Pieces of Art

INNISFIL, ON (February 18, 2022) – This winter, local artists have taken ice huts to a whole new level. The Innisfil ideaLAB & Library, in partnership with the Town of Innisfil and local ice fishing hut operator Gail’s Hotbox Ice Huts, invited local artists to replace their canvasses with ice fishing huts. Eleven local artists have… Continue Reading Ice Huts Transformed into Unique Pieces of Art

Doors Open at the Innisfil ideaLAB & Library For Browse, Borrow & Go Service

The Innisfil ideaLAB & Library will re-open to the public on Tuesday, February 1, 2022, with our “Browse, Borrow & Go” service. This will allow customers to access our library collections and services with visits of 30 minutes or less.  Cookstown, Lakeshore and Stroud Branches will be open for browsing, hold pick-ups, and express computer… Continue Reading Doors Open at the Innisfil ideaLAB & Library For Browse, Borrow & Go Service

Tim Hortons’ Smile Cookie Campaign a Success

TIM HORTONS’ SMILE COOKIE CAMPAIGN A SUCCESS INNISFIL, (November 12, 2021) – Thank you to local Tim Hortons restaurant owners and millions of 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 &… Continue Reading Tim Hortons’ Smile Cookie Campaign a Success

Call for Artists: Ice Huts to Transform into Art Canvases

INNISFIL, ON – For generations, wooden structures have dotted the icy landscape of Lake Simcoe during the winter months. This winter, some of these ice huts will become refreshingly vibrant. The Town of Innisfil and the Innisfil ideaLAB & Library, in partnership with local ice fishing hut operator Gail’s Hotbox Ice Huts, are inviting local artists… Continue Reading Call for Artists: Ice Huts to Transform into Art Canvases

Construction Equipment Makes Art in Innisfil

INNISFIL, ON (September 22, 2021) Innisfil ideaLAB & Library, PRNT Collective, and Georgian College are thrilled to take part in a ‘Steamroller’ Printing event on Saturday, September 25, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. as part of MakerFest ’21. Printed under the drum of a 900 pound lawn roller in the parking lot of Innisfil ideaLAB & Library’s… Continue Reading Construction Equipment Makes Art in Innisfil

Mandy’s Review

This book is beautifully written, I enjoyed the poetic descriptions as much as the story. The story is that of a blind girl during WWII, trapped in her small village when her only guide to the world, her father, doesn’t come home. Click here to place a hold on this title.

Shannon’s Review

The Kiss Quotient is a sweet, funny and heartwarming romance! If you liked Pretty Woman you will enjoy this first novel by Helen Hoang. Click here to place a hold on this title.

Lucy’s Review

Jen was looking for a fairy tale relationship and she found it with Marco, until she finds out who he really is. Click here to place a hold on this title.

Natalie’s Review

Natalie’s Review: Buying less and avoiding cheap throw-away goods has always been a priority for me but in an environment filled with a constant barrage of advertising it’s hard to keep on track. In this climate of excess, a well thought out guide to better buying is such a welcome addition to my bookshelf. Mindfulness… Continue Reading Natalie’s Review

Brooke’s Review

‘There There’ is a bold, brutal, and beautiful debut novel that pulls no punches. Told from multiple viewpoints of several people heading to the Big Oakland Powwow in California, Tommy Orange creates a riveting novel of identity, status, survival, and hope. An excellent read! Click here to place a hold on this title.