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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.
THURSDAY JANUARY 25TH- DINNER & MOVIE
This month we are going to Isreal. Ask us how you can get on our mailing list by emailing info@bonnechereUPL.com! Bring a dish inspired by the country and enjoy a foreign film! Fun starts at 6:00pm.
SATURDAY JANUARY 27TH- FAMILY LITERACY DAY- EGANVILLE ALPHABET HUNT
BUPL will be hiding 26 letters (from A-Z) across town. Find one, bring in it to BUPL between 10am and 3pm, and earn a prize! To find out more, contact BUPL direct 613-628-2400 or join our Facebook event here
ALL OF FEBRUARY- BLIND DATE WITH A BOOK
February at BUPL is ‘Blind Date with a Book’! Take your chances with a book, that you must check out before unwrapping, to reveal its identity. You may just fall in love (with a new author!)
THURSDAY FEBRUARY 1ST- THOUGHTFUL STORY TIME
An intergenerational Thoughtful Story Time, with a conscious flair. Come as you are and listen, chat, and eat snacks in a non-judgmental space. 6pm on Thu. Feb. 1st!
THURSDAY FEBRUARY 8TH- AUTHOR TALK AND Q & A WITH ROBBIE ANDERMAN
With the success of his newly released book 'The healing trees: the edible and herbal qualities of Northeastern woodland trees', Robbie will be in-house for an intimate talk and Q&A session! If you haven't been able to get your hands on a copy, they will be for sale, too. (We can't keep our copy on the shelves) 6-8pm, light refreshments and open to all! Join the Facebook event here
THURSDAY FEBRUARY 15TH- FIRST NATIONS PUBLIC LIBRARY WEEK CELEBRATIONS
In honour of First Nations Public Library Week, Miss Ro will be hosting a drum making and beading hour! Open to everyone. Fun starts at 6pm!
WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 21ST- EGANVILLE PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB
Participate in this monthly club for lovers, enthusiasts, and advocates of photography. Meetings are every 3rd Wednesday of the month from 7-9pm. It's free and no registration is required. Contact Gregg Parsons for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org
SATURDAY FEBRUARY 24TH- MINDFUL MEDITATION WORKSHOP WITH SUSAN VEALE BSc. KIN
Registration is open for a half day Mindful Meditation Workshop with Susan Veale BSc. KIN. $60 pre-paid sign-up is due by Friday February 16th. For more information, contact BUPL direct at 613-628-2400 or bee@bonnechereUPL.com. A great workshop for teachers, health care workers, counselors and more.
FEBRUARY 25TH to MARCH 3RD- FREEDOM TO READ WEEK
Freedom to Read Week commences Sun. Feb. 25th! See BUPL's challenged books, displays and get caught reading all week long.
LITTLE FREE PANTRY: DONATIONS
With the cold weather upon us, we want to ensure that the goods in the pantry won't freeze. Some suggestions for this time of year include: dried, packaged food such as cup of soups, tea/hot chocolate/coffee, porridge, dried fruit and cakes and granola bars. Toiletries like toothbrushes, soap and deoderant are great, too. Socks and toques are other ways to fill the pantry, especially with the cold weather. Donations can be put direct in to the pantry 24/7 or droped-off inside the library during operating hours. And please remember, the pantry is acccessible 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
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