Library Information

Bancroft Public Library has a new face. Although legally still known as Bancroft Public Library, the new operating name “North Hasting Public Library” welcomes our contracting, broader community of Faraday and Limerick, in a more visual format. 

Mission Statement:

To inspire life-long learning, connecting creative communities, in safe places, for ALL.

Vision Statement:

Potentials realized, through relationships with North Hastings Public Library.

Value Statement:

  • Ethical Mindfulness and Compassionate Integrity
  • Intellectual Freedom, Equity, Inclusivity and Diversity
  • Commitment and Dedication
  • Transparency, Sustainability and Accountability
  • Imagination, Curiosity and Innovation
  • Collaborative Relationships
  • Embracing Joy of Language

Land Acknowledgement:

We acknowledge that we are gathered on the traditional territory of Indigenous peoples, who have been stewards of the land since time immemorial and as such we treat the land, its plants, animals, stories and people with honour and respect.


Programs and Partners:

Click here to see current partnerships available at North Hastings Public Library