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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 MAY 10TH- AUTHOR TALK WITH ALLISON AZULAY
We have Renfrew local Allison Azulay
in-house discussing Propositions and Proposals (it's available at BUPL now, too!) 6pm on the 10th.
Grab a friend and enjoy a coffee and some chatting with a real live author! Free, intimate and open to all.
SATURDAY MAY 12TH- MARIGOLDS FOR MUM CRAFT
Sign-up to create a beautiful gift for Mum: painted pots with marigolds! Registration required, but there is no cost to attend. Crafting starts at noon. Email email@example.com to register your little ones!
THURSDAY MAY 17TH- LGBTQ FILM NIGHT: PRIDE!
In celebration of International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, BUPL together with Women's Sexual Assault Centre of Renfrew County are screening the movie Pride (rated R). Based on a true story. Film starts at 6:30 pm, popcorn will be served!
MONDAY MAY 21ST- CLOSED FOR VICTORIA DAY
A gentle reminder that we will be closed Monday May 21st to acknowledge Victoria Day. Have a safe and happy holiday!
WEDNESDAY MAY 23RD- BUPL PLANTS WORKSHOP
Want to get your hands in the dirt? Come to BUPL Plants on Wednesday May 23rd, to help beautify our outside and get dirty! If you have any tools, herbs or dirt donations, please let us know!
MONDAY JUNE 4TH- SENIOR MONTH CELEBRATION: ART AT EGANVILLE SENIORS CENTRE
Join BUPL as we merge forces with the Senior Centre in Eganville in celebration of Senior Month! We'll be painting rocks (multiple skill levels) and will have them on display at BUPL for the month! Free and open to all seniors! 10:30 am on Monday June 4th!
SATURDAY JUNE 9TH- BASIC CAR CARE WORKSHOP WITH DAVE MURPHY
Not sure how to check your oil? Have a question about how the thing-ama-boppy works? A lug- nug what? Come hang with Fire Chief Dave Murphy from Murphy's Auto in Renfrew as he gives a basic care workshop and answers some questions you may have about your vehicle!
STARTING IN JUNE- SPECIAL TREASURES PHOTOGRAPHY LESSONS
Jen and Lisa from Special Treasures Photography are offering a beginners' course at BUPL! Class dates are June 14th, 21st & 28th with a photo walk on July 5th. $40, limited space. Call Lisa at 613-401-9333 or Bee at 613-628-2400.
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. Donations can be put directly into 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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