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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.

ALTERNATING THURSDAYS - (CHRONICLES OF) YARNIA

Yarnia is back! Rotating Thursdays at 6pm. A knitting, crocheting, and yarn club for all skill levels. BYOH/N (Bring Your Own Hooks/Needles), we have tons of yarn!

BUPL SEEKS BINGO VOLUNTEERS

The Bonnechere Union Public Library is seeking dedicated volunteers to help with our fundraising program. Tasks include getting oneself to and from the Pembroke Bingo Hall, clearing tables and general cleanup, and representing BUPL. BUPL can participate twice each month but frequency for our volunteers depends on their availability and the number of volunteers we have. Volunteer training is mandatory and will be provided. Proceeds from each Bingo evening are distributed to the not-for-profit organizations represented.

Should you be interested in participating and supporting your local library, please contact the library at 613-628-2400. This provides an important part of our fundraising revenue and you would be making a significant contribution to BUPL!

BUPL SEEKS SUMMER STUDENT- TECHNOLOGY ASSISTANT

The ideal candidate will have:
-Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
-The ability to multitask, work competently on their own and cooperatively with others
-Thorough knowledge of digital media and resources
-Good working knowledge of computers and Office software
-Ability to assist and instruct in the use of electronic materials, resources and equipment
-Ability to monitor and evaluate projects and programs
-Critical thinking and problem-solving abilities

Candidates must be:
-Available to work the entire 8-week duration
-Between 15 and 30 years of age and legally entitled to work in Canada

Knowledge of library environment and processes preferred

8 week position 30 hours per week at $14.00/hr Deadline for submitting a letter of interest and resume June 21st, 2019.

Applicants must submit their resume and cover letter (Word doc or pdf) to Nikolina Likarevic, ceo@bonnechereupl.com

The library thanks all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Bonnechere Union Public Library is pleased to accommodate individual needs in accordance with the Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA). If contacted regarding this competition, please advise Nikolina Likarevic, CEO (ceo@bonnechereupl.com) of accommodation measures you may require during the selection process. Information received relating to accommodation needs of applicants will be addressed confidentially.

SUMMER READING CLUB! TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS IN JULY AND AUGUST

Call, email, Facebook, or stop-in at BUPL to register your child(ren) for TD Summer Reading Club! This free, inclusive summer club encourages continuous reading throughout the summer months while incorporating fun activities and crafts. This year's theme is Natural World, runs . Call now! 613-628-2400 kids@bonnechereupl.com FB @BonnechereUPL

NEW! SOMETHING SKETCHY: AN ART CLUB! ROTATING SATURDAYS FROM 1-3 PM

BUPL now offers an inclusive club to create! On rotating Saturdays, come on in to the Maker Space to continue, begin, or finish a project or piece. Bring your own materials, or use what we've got in store. The first club starts on Saturday June 8th from 1-3pm. Let's get Sketchy!

PAST, PRESENT, FUTURE BOOK CLUB - JUNE 13th

Book Club is discussing a Present book: Ordeal by Innocence by Agatha Christie. Fun starts at 7pm! This will be our last meet before summer break, and so we can sort out our ILLO situation! Thank you for your patience and understanding.

FRIDAY MAKER DAYS!

Friday June 14th we are making Pride themed crafts, and Friday June 28th we're making necklaces out of binary code! Free and fun for everyone! Register now: 613-628-2400!

FATHER'S DAY COLOURING CARDS - JUNE 15th

Stop-in to colour a card for that special dude in your life! Saturday June 15th from 10-3.

ICE CREAM SODA DAY- JUNE 20th @ 6pm

It's Ice Cream Soda Day on Thursday June 20th! Stop-in after dinner for a free desert, between 6 & 8 PM!

TED TALKS- WEDNESDAYS @ 1PM

Enjoy a thought-provoking afternoon with a Ted Talk! Complete with air conditioning, of course. Watch a 10-15 minute broadcast, followed by discussion. Topics vary. Free and open to all!

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. Dried goods and things that won't freeze or melt are great ways to fill the pantry during the winter and 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 Jancy 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!





     MON: 10:00AM - 3:00PM
     TUE:  10:00AM - 8:00PM
     WED: 10:00AM - 8:00PM
      THU: 10:00AM - 8:00PM
      FRI: 10:00AM - 6:00PM
      SAT: 10:00AM - 3:00PM



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