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ALTERNATE PHONE NUMBER
Our BELL telephone line goes down with any precipitation. If you'd like to contact us, please try our alternative line 613-628-3101 ext. 2400. If that does not work, please call the BV Township office direct and leave your concerns at 613-628-3101.
CONTEST TIME with GENDER BASED/IDENTITY MATERIAL REVIEWS!
Check out our gender based material display for September, place a review in our binder, and get your name entered into a draw to win a basket of goodies, with gifts generously donated from the Women's Sexual Assault Centre! Draw to be held Tuesday September 25th after the Take Back the Night march.
IT'S BACK! ALTERNATING THURSDAYS - (CHRONICLES OF) YARNIA
Yarnia is back! Rotating Thursays at 6pm. A knitting, crocheting, and yarn club for all skill levels. Next meet is Thursday October 4th at 6pm! BYOH/N (Bring your own hooks/needles), we have tons of yarn!
TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 25TH: TAKE BACK THE NIGHT MARCH AND WRAP-UP MEET
Take Back the Night walk is being hosted in Eganville on the 25th. 6:30 we meet in the Tourist Booth parking lot, 7:00 march, 7:45 in centennial park, and at 8:15 we'll meet up at BUPL after to wrap-up the night. For more info, contact Bee@bonnechereupl.com
ALL OF OCTOBER- FOOD FOR FINES
Help us stock the Little Free Pantry and fill the shelves of the Eganville Foodbank with Food for Fines month. Every item is $2 off your fines! (lost or damaged materials do not count towards this promotion, sorry!)
WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 10TH- PRE-TEEN BAKE SALE
The pre-teens are fundraising for a pizza night! Help them reach their goals by purchasing baked goods at their next Bake Sale! 5-8 pm on Wednesday, October 10th!
THURSDAY OCTOBER 11TH- FILM NIGHT & DISCUSSION: THE TALE
The Tale (an HBO exclusive) is being screened here! A deep story about a woman’s first encounters with influential adults when she was young. With partnerships with WSAC and Together Films. Rated MA. 6:30pm in the maker space!
TUESDAY OCTOBER 16TH- ABC CLUB WITH MOTHER GOOSE!
Celebrate Public Library Week Mother Goose is hosting Story Time in celebration of Public Library Week at 11am! Bring your babes to this memorable program!
WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 17TH- ADULT CRAFT: FALL WALL DECOR
Public Library Week continues on the 17th with a Fall craft (registration required) at 2pm.
TUESDAY OCTOBER 23RD- BOARD MEETING
A public meeting with the BUPL Board. Come have your say and get up to date on BUPL happenings! Open to all. Meeting commences at 6:30pm sharp.
WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 24TH- PAST, PRESENT, & FUTURE BOOK CLUB
Our Book Club is back, by popular demand! Now entitled: Past, Present, & Future where we read a classic, a current and then a sci-fi/futuristic. We're reading Dracula and meeting on Wednesday October 24th at 7pm. Ask for your copy now! Or download from Overdrive or their newest sister APP Libby!
THURSDAY OCTOBER 25TH- DINNER & MOVIE
Dinner and Movie is happening on the 25th at 6pm. This month we feature a dark comedy: Dark Shadows. Bring a dish to share! E-mail email@example.com to get on our mailing list!
WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 31ST- HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!!
Stop-in at BUPL for a sweet treat (in costume, of course) We are open from 10-8. Don't have anyone to Trick'r'Treat with? Don't fret! Meet at BUPL at 5pm to group trick with Miss Bee!
MONDAY NOVEMBER 12TH- #METOO FILM NIGHT: SLUT OR NUT
Join the Women's Sexual Assault Centre and Bonnechere Union Public Library on November 12th for a screening and discussion of the documentary, Slut or Nut.
Slut or Nut: Diary of a Rape Trial follows Mandi Gray as she grapples with the police, the university administration, and the legal system - all unwilling to take seriously her rape report by a fellow PhD student. Frustrated by a system stacked against her, Gray turns to activism to advocate for herself and other women like her.
This screening is free and for mature audiences only.
SATURDAY NOVEMBER 17TH: BUPL ROCKS!
This is our FOURTH annual BUPL Rocks concert! We're currently looking for bands, artists, volunteers, and silent auction items. If you are interested in helping, please contact the library direct! Concert to take place at the Eganville Legion. Doors at 6:30pm, bands start at 7!
LITTLE FREE PANTRY: DONATIONS
We're always looking for donations for the pantry. Some suggestions include: dried, packaged food such as cup of soups, tea/hot chocolate/coffee, porridge, dried fruit, cakes and granola bars. Toiletries like toothbrushes, soap and deodorant are great, too. Bottles of water and freeze pops are other ways to fill the pantry during the summer months. Donations can be put directly into the pantry 24/7 or dropped-off inside the library during operating hours. And please remember, the pantry is accessible to everyone, 24/7.
WEDNESDAYS: PURPLE DOOR
Every Wednesday, BUPL is the satellite office for The Women's Sexual Assault Centre of Renfrew County. If you or someone you know is in need of support services, please don't hesitate to contact BUPL or Jancy Brown direct at email Jancey Brown directly
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!