Jake Epp Public Library

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Events Calendar

Story Corner
Jan 18 @ 10:00 – 11:00

Bring your kids to Story Corner, a drop in story time open to all ages on the first and third Fridays of every month!

Story Corner Poster

Author Talk with Gord Goldsborough
Jan 22 @ 19:00 – 20:00

Join us for a visual presentation of Abandoned Manitoba by Manitoban author Gord Goldsborough.

Refreshments will be served and books will be available for sale.

Book Synopsis: Travel with Gordon Goldsborough from Rapid City School to Mallard Lodge to Union Stockyards and many places in between as the author helps us reclaim some of our long-lost heritage. This full colour, richly illustrated book looks at abandoned sites around Manitoba, describing their features, what caused them to be abandoned, and what they tell us about the history of the province.

Creativi-Tea Time
Jan 23 @ 18:30 – 21:00

Need to relax and have some you time? Give adult colouring a try. The event runs the the second Friday of every month from 1-3 and the second Wednesday of every month from 6:30-9:00. come and go as it suits you. We’ll provide basic supplies (including tea and coffee.)

creativitea time poster 2017


Classic Movie Night
Jan 25 @ 18:30 – 20:30

Come watch a classic movie at the library! Every fourth Friday of the month is movie night, and we alternate between showing a family movie one month and a classic movie the next. Most months, movies begin at 6:30 pm, free admission and popcorn are included. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Event takes place in our multipurpose room.

For January, we will be watching Arsenic & Old Lace <rated PG>



Family Literacy Day!
Jan 27 @ 15:00 – 16:30

Bring your family and friends and join us in a celebration of literacy! Jake Epp Library will be hosting a special party with children’s entertainment by Dr. Sprocket, stories, and cookies and milk provided by Sobeys!

The library will open exclusively on Sunday, January 27th for this special day.

Family Literacy Day is a long-standing and proud tradition of Jake Epp Library. Beginning in 2004, the first annual celebration of Family Literacy Day, which included having our mayor, Les Magnussen, declare January 27th as Steinbach’s Family Literacy Day.

Hours of Operation

  • Mon 109pm
  • Tue 109pm
  • Wed 109pm
  • Thu 109pm
  • Fri 109pm
  • Sat 105pm
  • Sun Closed
Closed Sundays and Holidays

Jake Epp Library

Email Us
Phone (204) 326-6841
255 Elmdale Street
Steinbach Manitoba R5G 0C9
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