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New Programs at the Library

The Fenelon Falls Public Library has launched two new programs to serve our community: introducing Craft 'n Chat and Cooking the Books!

Bring your own craft project to the library on Mondays at 2:00 pm for the Craft 'n Chat to meet with other crafters and maybe even pick up a new skill or hobby. Refreshments will be provided by the library.

If you love cooking, discussing recipes, and reading cookbooks, join in Cooking the Books, the library's "un”-book club! Take home a different cookbook each month, and then meet with the group to discuss recipe successes or failures. Meetings are the last Thursday of every month from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

Hope to see you at the library!

CIP Office Hours

Carlie Arbour will be at the Fenelon Falls library on December 6 and 13, from 12:30 pm to 4 pm for office hours and walk ins to discuss the Community Improvement Plan.


(submitted by Jim Armstrong)

There is over $1 million dollars in financial incentives available through loan and grant programs. Successful applicants will be able to use the funds to improve their commercial, mixed-use, or heritage designated residential buildings.

Funding is available to support eight types of improvement projects:

  1. improving signage

  2. improving façades

  3. building repairs and renovations

  4. accessibility improvements

  5. heritage conservation

  6. outdoor art

  7. outdoor patios

  8. design studies

One million dollars is available in loans to property and business owners across the City of Kawartha Lakes. Loans will be a low interest rate over a five year term. The loan program is especially attractive to land owners who are looking to make significant improvements on one or more story of their building.

Matching fund grants (50% of eligible costs) are available to properties within the downtown areas that completed a Downtown Revitalization project: Coboconk, Fenelon Falls, Lindsay, Norland and Omemee. Grants are available for the signage, façade and building repair and renovation improvement projects.

The Million Dollar Makeover is now open! Applications will be accepted until 4:30pm on Thursday January 17, 2019.