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Adult Programs

BPL Book Club

Adult Book Club seated at table

The Book Club meets the second last Wednesday of every month.   Each month we discuss a different genre or category. Share your favorite book or author with others. Everyone is welcome. This book club now meets online using Zoom. Send and email to info@bracebridgelibrary.ca and we will send you an invite to the next meeting.

1-on-1 tech training - offered virtually!

Individual computer or internet training is back and now offered year round. One-hour sessions will be suited to what you would like to learn; including but not limtied to help with email, social media, downloading ebooks, iPads, cloud storage & more. Reserve your session by calling the Library or emailing info@bracebridgelibrary.ca

Special Programs

The Library offers many special programs including author talks, travelogues, computer workshops, summer reading programs, and events that support Ontario Public Library week.

Visiting Library Service

If you are housebound and miss visiting the library, you might be interested in this service. Screened volunteers will choose materials for you, deliver them to you and return them to the library on your behalf.

If you would like to bring joy to someone by spending several hours a month choosing and delivering reading materials to them in their own home, please call Justine at the library 705-645-4171. You could make someone very happy.

The bracebridge library Writing Circle

The Muskoka Writing Circle is a vibrant and supportive group of amateur and professional writers that meets monthly. The purpose of the group is to encourage both new and more seasoned writers to achieve their writing goals through positive critiquing.

Prior to the pandamic, the Circle met on the 3rd Saturday of every month. Meetings will resume at the Centre for Active Living when restrictions are lifted. For more information please contact David Patterson at 705-801-8074 or at david.patterson@alumni.utoronto.ca We do look forward to hosting special readings from the Writing Circle, so be sure to check our website for those events.

Word's Worth

Former Bracebridge Library Writer-in-Residence, Melody Richardson was an inspiration and support for many emerging and established writers in our community. Melody graciously agreed to let us continue to include Word's Worth on our website. We are sure that aspiring writers will benefit from Melody's series of projects designed to keep the creative juices flowing.

The series includes: What's in a Letter?  Character Building  Strike a Chord  Observations  Hear More and Childhood