View the latest edition of the Bracebridge Public Library newsletter. July 2020
Monday, August 10, 10 am – 12 pm Due to COVID-19, this will be held electronically. To access the link for observing the proceedings, please contact the Library at firstname.lastname@example.org or 705-645-4171.
The Library is open for outside pickup! Search the Library catalogue from the website. (red search button!) Place a request online or by phone and staff will contact you to arrange a time for outside pickup. Its easy and contactless. If you have questions, call us Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. If you need a library card, call and we can register you over the phone. Return drop box is open 24 hours. Books are checked in 72 hours later.
Watch our video on how to place Library material on hold and what the outside pickup service will look like. Library Outside Pickup
Access free wifi from the Library parking lot behind the building. No library card or password is required. Bring your own device, go to the network settings, select Library WiFi and connect as a guest. Access for all is an important part of our Library services.
The Library willl hold the annual summer reading contest for adults. Please register for free by phone or email. The reading list will be available online and you can place a hold on these books online or by phone. Return the list in October and be entered into a draw for a prize. Please be patient, we are expecting duplicate copies and some audiobooks for these selected titles but they have yet to arrive. Sensational Summer Reading List
Join us for a virtual author talk via Zoom. Canadian author Maureen Jennings, who is well known for her Murdoch Mysteries series will talk about her new series the Paradise Cafe Mystery and its first book Heat Wave. This book is one of the Library's Sensational Summer Reading books. RSVP to email@example.com and we will send you the link to join us.
The Library is hosting virtual book clubs and you are invited! Register by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org and we will send you a Skype Meet code to join us.
On Wednesday August 12 at 6:30pm we will meet and talk about Canadian Women Authors.
Are you looking for a book suggestion? Do want to learn about ebooks? Do you need a new recipe? We will be happy to answer your questions that we might be able to help you with? Send questions ahead of time to email@example.com, reach out on Facebook or Instagram or join us on Facebook LIVE at 2pm on Wednesdays.
Do you need tech help? Changing social media settings, problems with downloading, wanting to save and move digital photos, free up storage on your phone, run updates, download programs... whatever tech problems you are having, we can help. Set up one-on-one training and we will send you a link using Skype Meet. Its easy, just click the link. We can also help you by phone. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment.
• Library online resources are available on this website (Library 24/7, Online Resources) including e-books, e-magazines, audiobooks, readers advisory, reference articles, small engine repair manuals, etc.
In accordance with O. Reg. 191/11: INTEGRATED ACCESSIBILITY STANDARDS under Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, S.O. 2005, c. 11, staff at the Bracebridge Public Library shall provide access to or arrange for the provision of access to accessible materials where they exist, upon request.