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Next time you're at VPL, check out the books on display. You may spot some neat covers like this one from 1957:

The presence of this (fake) truck outside the Central Library yesterday raised some eyebrows:

The light in the library promenade is beautiful today.

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I didn't do it!

Olympic gold medal at the Royal Canadian Mint. @ VPL till March 21st!

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Painting the library red in support of Team Canada.

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The Olympic torch passes Central yesterday afternoon. Go Canada!

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Crowds are gathering outside the library, waiting for the Olympic torch to pass by.

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"Let's go Canada!" - a view of the new Canada Post display across the street.

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Our flags are at half-mast today to honour the memory of the victims of the Haitian earthquakes.

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New art exhibit on the South Plaza - The Words Don't Fit the Picture.

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Go Canada! Photo session on the South Plaza this morning.

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Walk In is almost finished! Films by local artists will screen here throughout the year.

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Work on "Walk In" continues. Films will start screening early in the new year.

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We're here until 1pm to answer all your Christmas questions (and other questions, too!)

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The "Walk In" art installation on the North Plaza is getting closer to completion.

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Check out the new lightboxes in our Hamilton St windows! This is one of our littlest patrons.

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What's going on on the North Plaza? Preparations for Walk In, a public art exhibit.

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