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STAGE 3: ENTRY AND USAGE

We are now in Stage 3 of Ontario’s Framework for Reopening our Province. Patrons can currently enter the building, browse items, and use computers (at a 30-minute time limit) with faxing/scanning/printing available, too! A maximum of twenty-five patrons are allowed in the building at one time. PPE and hand-sanitizing is required upon entry. Please follow all guidelines as posted in the library. Thank you for your continued understanding in keeping your public space safe for everyone!

Our new modified hours are as follows:
Tuesdays 10:30-4
Wednesdays 10:30-6:30
Thursdays 10:30-6:30
Fridays 10:30-4
Saturdays 10:30-3

For more information, check out the Covid19 Update page

***IMPORTANT UPDATE TO HOURS***

Due to staffing shortages, we will be closed Sat Nov 28th and Tue Dec 1st. Wed Dec 2nd and Thur Dec 3rd we will have reduced hours of 1-6:30 PM. Thank you for your understanding during these difficult times. Regular hours resume as of Fri Dec 4th (10:30-4 PM).

Our new, regular hours are as follows, until further notice:

Tue – 10:30-4
Wed – 10:30-6:30
Thur – 10:30-6:30
Fri – 10:30-4
Sat – 10:30-3

ONLINE PROGRAMMING

For the most recent and up-to-date information on programs and events, visit our online calendar. The BUPL community is also alive and well on our Facebook page! Don't forget to say "Hi!" while you're there!

JOIN OUR CLUBS: GUITAR, KNITTING & YOUTH

Bonnechere Pickers :
Play your guitar and share your songs with fellow musicians every Saturday at 1 PM starting November 7th via ZOOM! This club is for guitarists with some basic guitar skills and not a teaching class. Registration is required to receive links to virtual gathering. Email bee@bonnechereupl.com to sign-up!

(Chronicles of) Yarnia:
An inclusive, after-hours club for knitters, crocheters, spinners and lovers of yarn. Join us in-library, every other Thursday from 6-8 PM starting October 8th. Social distancing will be in place and masks are required until you're seated. Bring your own hooks, needles and yarn!

Youth Night:
We're bringing back Youth Night on Wednesdays from 5-6 pm, rotating from a recreation night one week to a Zoom hangout the next. The first week back (Wed Nov 18th) is a rec night activity OUTSIDE (think hockey, manhunt, sliding, scavenger hunts) so dress for the weather! If it’s raining or too cold, activities will be cancelled. Opposite weeks, they will have virtual Zoom Hangouts! Call or email Miss Bee for hangout links or more information. This program is suitable for kids aged 9-12, with some exceptions. bee@bonnechereupl.com – 613.628.2400

FRI DEC 11 @ 11:30 AM- LIVE FACEBOOK ADULT CRAFT TUTORIAL

December's craft is a Christmas Gnome! Want the material list so you can follow along? Click HERE to access our virtual calendar where the list is posted!

LETTERS TO SANTA & WEEKLY KITS!

We have modified our Letters to Santa program this year to kits! Stop-by and pick-up a bag with all the fix-ins you'll need to write the big guy your list. No stamps needed, and his address will be affixed! While quantities last. (Mrs. Claus suggests that you get the letters out sooner than Decemeber 5th if you'd like a response!)

We will also have a different kit avaialble weekly to grab and take home for the kids! Just ask us at the desk. There might be some fun surprises, too!

HOLIDAY HOURS

Our Holiday hours are as follows:
Dec 22 & 23: 11-4
Dec 24, 25 & 26: CLOSED
Dec 29 & 30: 11-4
Dec 31 & Jan 1: CLOSED
Jan 2: 10:30-2

DIGITAL LIBRARY AND RESOURCES

Access eBooks, AudioBooks and a plethora of eResources via our Reference Source page HERE! From career and job searches and health and wellness, to genealogy and resources just for kids, there's something for everyone!

READER'S ADVISORY

Not sure what to read next? The team at BUPL can provide you with suggestions tailored just for you with our Reader Advisory form!

LITTLE FREE PANTRY

The Little Free Pantry is open for public use, but for your safety, we ask only a few things:

1. Take what you want, leave what you can.
2. DO NOT add sharp items or drugs/alcohol.
3. Take at your own risk.

Thank you for your cooperation! Stay safe and healthy!

COVID 19 RESOURCES

SEND US YOUR REVIEWS!

Loved it? Would change it? Email us your reviews of the books you've read and we'll put them on the website so everyone else can benefit from your experience!





     MON: Closed
     TUE: 10:30 am - 4 pm
    WED: 10:30 am - 6:30 pm
     THU: 10:30 am - 6:30 pm
     FRI: 10:30 am - 4 pm
     SAT: 10:30 am - 3 pm



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