Recreation and culture

Library

The Legion Memorial Library

As of February 12, 2021, the circulation desk of the library will be open to the public
only on Fridays, from 12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

However, services are maintained via telephone and Internet from Tuesday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The library’s online service remains available to ensure hat readers can continue to select and reserve books and DVDs from the comfort of their homes using the catalogue.

Here’s how it works:

  • Book Reservation
    Consult the library catalogue by visiting https://potton.mlasolutions.com and make a book reservation.
    If you are not familiar with the procedure to make a reservation or if you do not know your client number, please contact the librarian at 450 292-3948. You can also reserve your books by calling the library directly.
  • Picking Up Books
    Once you have received email confirmation that your order is ready, pick up’s can be made at any time during opening hours. We ask that you advise us of your presence when you are at front of the door of the Town Hall by calling 450 292-3948. The librarian will then meet you at the door with your books.

General Information
The library is located on the second floor of the town hall and has over 10,000 books; including extensive reference and local history sections which are both in French and in English. The library also features a generous collection of DVDs, Videos, CDs, audio books and magazines which are available to the public. You will also find a children’s corner with an abundant selection of both French and English children’s books. The library has the latest new arrivals and there is also a request book available if you are looking for a book that is not on our shelves.

Operating Hours
  • Circulation desk open on Friday: 12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Service on line or by phone: Tuesday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Book pick-up: Tuesday to Thursday in front of the Town Hall
Services

The library has three computers and they all have high-speed internet access, word software and are available for printing if necessary. Throughout the library, there is also a wireless network connection (password required) available if customers wish to use their wireless devices. In addition, the library offers photo and fax services for a minimal fee.

Art Exhibits and Guest Speakers

***No exhibition until further notice
The library is proud to promote local artist. Art exhibits are on rotation on a monthly basis. The library also invites a wide variety of guest speakers to host interesting workshops, most are offered free of charge. To join the mailing list or for more information: (450) 292 3948 or bibliotheque@potton.ca.

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