Book Launch

Saturday July 24 – 4:00 p.m.

If the World Was a Song

by Laurie Doane, illustrated by Barb McMillan

A book that connects readers young and old to the living, breathing planet. Biblio Wakefield Library invites you Into the Heart of the library for the first in-person reading since the COVID restrictions were imposed.

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Sightings, the poetry and music concert scheduled at the Biblio Wakefield Library for March 29th, has been postponed and will be rescheduled once we are through this crisis.  In the meantime, a poem excerpt for these times…

how often we feel we’re being watched over,
or that we’re secretly looking in on the ones
we love, even when they are far away…

—what we know
and what we feel can fully coincide, like love
and worry, like taking care in full silence
and secrecy, like darkness and light together.

~ from Listening for Your Name by David Graham

The Wakefield Library, in cooperation with the WAY, is starting up the local chapter of Girls Who Code. This will be an all female environment and we are looking for girls between 11 and 14 years old. Club membership and meetings are sponsored by The WAY and the Wakefield Library. If you are interested, please send an email to and include your name, address, phone number and age. It would also be very helpful to give us an idea about your interest and if you have coding experience.

Girls Who Code is an international organization with the goal to close the gender gap in technology. The non-profit organization has reached 185,000 girls across Canada and the USA inspiring, educating, teaching computing skills and increasing female participation in STEM degrees and job sector. They have also national chapters in the UK and India.

On the Path to Reconciliation

Book Discussion Group

The On the Path to Reconciliation Book Discussion Group meets the third Thursday of the month in the Wakefield Library. Facilitated by Paul Brown,