Located in beautiful, historic Downtown Georgetown, the Halton Hills Public Library has facilities for bicycle enthusiasts cycling through the Halton Region, including: bike repair station with air pumps; bike racks; washroom facilities; water filling stations; and an official cooling centre during periods of a declared heat alert.
The Mississippi Mills Public Library has two branches (in Almonte & Pakenham, just outside of Ottawa). The library is situated right on the Ottawa Valley Recreational Trail (OVR) – a heavily biked trail, roughly 300kms in length, running from near Smiths Falls to Mattawa. The library is perfectly suited to support bicycle friendly businesses & tourism in our municipality. The library is already a hub for community information and information about events in the area. Both branches offer nearby, secure bike lock-up areas, local cycling info, a basic bicycle repair tool kit, rest areas & picnic sites alongside the trail and on library grounds/gardens, free WIFI, and washrooms. At the library website are links to Ontario by Bike and other bicycle friendly, exciting, local events and festivals.
Port Hope Public Library is located on the bank of the Ganaraka River downtown Port Hope. The Libraries inviting atmosphere offers cyclist an opportunity to come in from the heat and cool off. There are large public washrooms, a drinking fountain and access to computer as well as WIFI.
Whitby Public Library, your Doorway to Discovery. Air-conditioned public library beside a civic square. Indoor and outdoor seating. Wi-Fi, public computers, printing, washrooms, bike racks. Water-fill, phone charging and bike repair station. Presse Café onsite. Farmers’ Market in the square Wednesday mornings, May-October. Close to Town trails, downtown and local restaurants. 2.5 km from Waterfront Trail.