Maple Library and its book returns will be temporarily
CLOSED from February 27 while the Community Centre is used as a vaccination
site. If you have holds to pick up at Maple Library they will be moved to Civic
Centre Resource Library and you can also return items there.
Our three Resource Libraries will reopen to the
public as of March 8, 2021 with capacity limits and safety measures in place.
All other branches remain closed, but offer curbside pickup within designated
First published in 1970, Studs Terkel's Hard Times has been called a huge anthem in praise of the American spirit' (Saturday Review) and 'an invaluable record' (New York Times). With grace and compassion, Terkel evokes a mosaic of memories from artists, politicians, businessmen, writers, racketeers, speakeasy operators, strikers, farmers, people who were just kids and those who remember losing a fortune. Now, in a beautiful new illustrated edition, Studs's interviews are complemented by Farm Security Administration photographs from the Library of Congress.'