Library News

Welcome to St. Martin's Library

St. Martin’s Catholic School provides library services under the direction of our Library Technician Mrs. Lesley Lane-Robinson.  The library provides books for students to borrow at a variety of reading levels and interests, including fiction and non-fiction titles. Check out our collection by clicking on the Destiny link below.

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The Virtual Fall Book Fair is almost here!

Dear Parents/Guardians:

In order to keep everyone safe, we are joining with Scholastic to bring you all you've come to expect and appreciate with our in school book fairs, but we will be bringing it to you via the VIRTUAL version once again! This will be a safe and easy way the students can still enjoy the magic of the Scholastic Book Fair and help our school purchase essential teacher resources and library books! Get started on your Christmas shopping!

Go to: https://virtualbookfairs.scholastic.ca/pages/5166395 to start shopping!

All Scholastic orders will be shipped to the school for distribution now, so there will be NO SHIPPING COSTS!!

 The Virtual Book Fair will run from November 1-15

A successful book fair will not only help our school raise important funds for our library, but will also help your child discover and continue to discover the rich rewards of reading.

We will also be hosting again Living Books which are available to purchase:

 

My name is Marlene Giebelhaus, a distributor with Living Books and living in Vegreville.

We have been doing Book Fairs for years at the school and are happy to join with you in an online Fall Living Books

Book Fair.  Many more wonderful new books have come out since the spring Book Fair.

There is also a flyer with Christmas books. If you have any questions, call or email us. Our info is at the end.

To help your shopping process, here are some steps in making your selection of books:

- Go to the website, www.livingbooks.ca (based in Borden, Sask.)

- Choose one of the following options:

  1. 1. “Products” Tab – This will lead you to the various available catalogues. Note your product title, page number and price,

      on a sheet of paper. Main catalogue product prices are found by page number on a separate price list situated below

      the picture of the main catalogue. Total your order and add the GST.

      Include your name, phone number and email address. Also indicate your method of payment, cash or

      cheque. (Special arrangements can be made with me for e-transfers or credit card payments.) Deliver or send

      your order in an envelope to the librarian at your school. Add any other comments if you wish.

      Books will be delivered to the school.

  1. 2. “Shop Now” Tab – This will help you place and pay for your order directly with the warehouse. Make your

      selections by category or season, and follow the directions on this site. To help you to get free shipping enter

     my name, Marlene and your school’s name in the Comment box found just before you submit your order. Also

     in the Coupon Code box enter MGFREESHIP. By doing this we can make sure that your school gets credit for

    your order. With free shipping your order will be delivered to your school.

    For every family order, your name will be entered into a free book draw.

    Free catalogues or “Fall Get Reading” flyers are available upon request.

For more information contact:

Marlene Giebelhaus – Lamplighter Books & Gifts

(780) 632-2743 jmg@telusplanet.net

 

 

 

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