Julie Domenico. Connaught, Ontario. This Little Free Library was designed to reflect the importance of the gold mining industry that founded Timmins, Ontario, Canada in the early 1900s. Northeastern Ontario is also known for its wilderness, its many lakes, and, of course, its cottages. Neighbors at Ice Chest Lake can now take a short walk to find a new adventure when they’ve read through everything on their own book shelves.