Waterloo Public Library News Archive

Posted: February 1, 2023
Black History Month graphic

We are celebrating Black History Month and recognizing the outstanding contributions made by the Black community in our Region, in Canada and beyond. Black History Month is an opportunity to learn, reflect and appreciate the achievements and legacy of Black Canadians.

Discover our Black History Month programs, events, reading lists and more at wpl.ca/BHM and join the celebration.

Browse programs, resources & more

Posted: February 1, 2023
Staff Picks seal of approval

It's probably no surprise that our staff love to read! We've gathered a selection of our staff's favourite reads from 2022 including, fiction picks, non-fiction picks, teen picks, and kid's picks. Browse our staff's recent favourite books to add to your 2023 reading list now.

Discover our Staff Picks 

Posted: January 19, 2023
Waterloo Public Library Vaccination Clinics. More Clinics Added! Get Vaccinated #TeamVaccineWR

Region of Waterloo Public Health is hosting walk-in community vaccination clinics at the Waterloo Public Library. Don't miss this opportunity to get vaccinated!

Walk-ins only. No appointments. A nurse will be onsite to answer questions. Both Pfizer and Moderna bivalent vaccines will be available. For more information visit the Region of Waterloo's website.

Posted: January 16, 2023
Available - 3D Printing - close-up of a 3D printer nozzle

Now Available - 3D Printing Services

3D printers can take a digital file you have created, found, or bought, and turn it into a real-life three-dimensional object.  

Our Eastside Branch has two 3D printers:

  • An Ender Pro V2, with a build volume of 220mm x 220mm x 235mm
  • An Ender 3 Max, with a build volume of 300mm x 300mm x 340mm

3D printing requests must be made in-person at the Eastside Branch. Simply bring your file for printing on a USB drive and our staff will walk you through the file submission process and answer any of your questions.


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