One Book, One Milton is a community-wide program designed to encourage everyone in Milton to read the same book - similar to one really big book club. During Ontario Public Library Week, the Milton Public Library was deeply pleased to learn that the One Book, One Milton program was shortlisted for the 2016 Angus Mowat Award of Excellence, a prestigious Ontario Public Library Service Award. One Book, One Milton engages the community through the shared experience of reading and discussing the same book: its contents, themes and relevance, as it relates to the Milton Community. Get involved!
A book selection committee comprised of Milton Public Library staff members considered the following criteria when choosing Milton's read. The One Book, One Milton book selection must:
There are many ways to get involved and engaged in One Book, One Milton:
You can borrow, download or purchase a copy of the selected book to read and enjoy. To borrow the book from Milton Public Library, visit us online or in person.
If you need help downloading the eBook from Libraries on the Go, please let us know as we are happy to help! Drop-in to the Library, call 905-875-2665, email email@example.com for assistance or book a One-on-One session with a Technology Coach.
Milton Public Library encourages the development of multiple partnerships to deliver joint opportunities and programming during One Book, One Milton. We thank the following for their assistance and partnership.
Confirmed partners for 2016:
If you are interested in partnering with One Book, One Milton in the future, we want to hear from you. Please contact us.