Creative Age Festival London


Join us June 4 to 6 for the second annual Creative Age Festival London. The festival, taking place in six library branches, is an exploration and celebration of the arts by and for older adults (55+) with performances, art and photography exhibits, workshops and learning sessions. All events are free and accessible. Come out to Read More

Outdoor Ontario Speaker Series


The sound of the water, the wind in the trees, owls at night – there’s nothing better. Hear the experiences of exploring some of Ontario’s outdoor treasures by speakers from MEC. At Masonville Branch Library, 30 North Centre Road Tuesday, May 12 – Algonquin Park; Tuesday, May 19 – The Bruce Trail

City opens Westminster Seniors’ Satellite Centre


Members of the community, Deputy Mayor Maureen Cassidy, Councillor Jared Zaifman and City staff gathered today to officially open the Westminster Seniors’ Satellite with a ribbon cutting ceremony and community celebration. Westminster Park Church, located at 1190 Southdale Road East, is the newest seniors’ satellite to open in London. Other locations include the East London Read More

Fanshawe’s School of Building Technology named in honour of London construction icon Fanshawe’s School of Building Technology named in honour of London construction


At a celebration today, the family of the late Don Smith pledged their support of Fanshawe College by announcing the naming of the School of Building Technology to the Donald J. Smith School of Building Technology.  This generous donation by the Smith family is valued at $1 million. As a founding partner of EllisDon, Don Read More

Creative Age Workshops for Older Adults (50+)


Explore your creativity with other older adults (50+). Join us for free workshops in writing, photography, theatre, mixed media collage and dance. Choose one or attend them all. These workshops are presented with Creative Age London. All workshops are free but require registration. Register for any of the workshops through the Library’s main number, 519-661-4600. Read More

Contemporary London Authors Collection Book Launch


Join us at the Central Library for readings by London authors on April 25. We’re celebrating the Library’s Contemporary London Authors collection with readings by the authors of the newest books to be added to the collection. The Contemporary London Authors Collection includes works of fiction, poetry and plays, all written by London, Ontario authors. Read More

Vintage Base Ball at Historic Labatt Park


  Join the fun as Eldon House celebrates the closing of its 180th Anniversary Events with a vintage base ball game at London’s Historic Labatt Park. London Tecumsehs vs. Northville Eclipse Saturday, May 2 at 2 p.m.           Rain or Shine Everyone welcome – $2 admission visit Eldon House before the game for a presentation by Chip Read More

Fanshawe satisfaction high in performance indicators survey


The annual Key Performance Indicators (KPI) survey reveals Fanshawe eclipsed the provincial average with graduates continuing to find jobs and satisfaction with their education and training. Fanshawe’s graduate employment rate was 87.5 per cent, 3.5 per cent above the provincial average of 84 per cent.  “We are pleased with this year’s survey results,” says Fanshawe Read More

Fanshawe among the best of the best according to international students


Fanshawe ranks near the top world-wide for international students.  Fanshawe College continues to excel in serving and satisfying its growing population of international students. According to the results on the 2014 i-graduate International Student Barometer (ISB) survey, Fanshawe ranks second in the world and first among Ontario colleges for student satisfaction. The College finished first Read More