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Annual Report 2021: The 2021 Annual Report of Clarington Public Library, Museums and Archives, showcasing major achievements for the 2021 calendar year. The Report includes a message from the CEO, visit and usage statistics, finances, and event and programming highlights. (PDF)

Fast Facts 2021: The 2021 Fast Facts sheet of Clarington Public Library, Museums and Archives, providing an at-a-glance overview of the organization and key statistics from the past year.
 

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Bowmanville Branch

Opened: May 2003

Size: 24,000 sq. ft. / 2,229 sq. m. 

Architect: Shoalts and Zaback

Total Construction Cost: $6,670,046

Features: The branch is adjoined to the Municipal Administration Centre. It offers two floors plus a mezzanine for public use. Features include a Fireside Lounge and a digital microfilm reader.

 

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Courtice Branch

Opened: August 2015

Size: 12,000 sq. ft. / 1,115 sq. m.

Architect: Shoalts and Zaback

Features: This branch is located in the Municipal Courtice Community Complex, and was extensively renovated in 2015. The new branch features a computer lab, digital media studio, multi-purpose community room, quiet study rooms, teen lounge, and colourful children's area.

 

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Newcastle Branch

Opened: August 2009

Size: 9,100 sq. ft. / 845 sq. m.

Architect: Shoalts and Zaback

Total Construction Cost: $3,450,047

Features: This stand-alone branch features expanded collections, a colourful children’s area, a multi-purpose community room, a lounge, a quiet study room, additional computers, and exterior reading benches.

 

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Orono Branch

Opened: 1970

Size: 3,604 sq. ft. / 335 sq. m.

Features: The house was originally built in 1882 and, through a bequest, was purchased by the Library Board in 1969. The gazebo on the property is regularly used for community events.