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Kids Events for and about kids
Grades 5 to 8
Volunteers to help chaperone as always welcome.
Tickets at the door
Come make beautiful crafts inspired by traditional and made-up stories, leading up to the holiday season.
Cost: $140 for nine sessions
For kids ages 8-10
The Township of Bonnechere Valley in partnership with St. John Ambulance is holdign a babysitting course in Eganville. This course is open to ages 10-15.Date: Friday, November 17, (PA Day)
Weekly meetings begin Sept. 26, 2017
6 - 7 p.m.
To register, visit girlguides.ca
For girls 5 to 17 years old
Explore our gorgeous night sky with Dr. Frank Ahern and his merry band of star-gazers. Open to anyone and everyone interested in astronomy.
Every 4 weeks on Monday
BUPL teens run a drive every year to collect socks and (gently worn) toques in support of The Grind Coffee House, Salvation Army, The Eganville Food Bank and now our Little Free Pantry!
NOVEMBER = NaNo WriMo (NATIONAL NOVEL WRITING MONTH)
A fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing. On November 1st, participants begin working towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 PM on November 30th.
NOVEMBER 15TH- EGANVILLE PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB
Join us every third Wednesday of the month from 7-9 pm and talk photography! Open to all, and completely free!
NOVEMBER 17TH- PA DAY FILM
Come one, come all to eat popcorn and watch Ballerina! Noon.
NOVEMBER 18TH- BUPL ROCKS! FUNDRAISING ROCK CONCERT!
NOVEMBER 22ND- ADULT CRAFT: PET BEDS
Register for our adult craft! Bring your own long sleeve shirt and we'll stuff and stitch together! Keep yours or leave with us to donate to local pet shelter. Please call or email to register 613-628-2400 - bee@bonnechereUPL.com.
NOVEMBER 24TH- OFFICIAL RIBBON CUTTING FOR OUR MAKERSPACE CANADA 150 GRANT
The Honourable Eleanor McMahon, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport will be at BUPL to offially open our Makerspace! Ribbon cutting takes place at 11:15am! Please join us for light refreshments!
NOVEMBER 30TH- VOLUNTEER THANK YOU TEA!
Please stop-in on Thu. Nov. 30 @ 6 pm.
New! Mondays: Tech Aid
We are dedicated to helping those in need of help with technology, both on and offline, every Monday at 1pm. Registration appreciated.
Alternating Tuesdays: Franco-Lire Kids' Storytime
Parlez-vous francais? Every other Tuesday, we're hosting a special French-language storytime for children at 11am!
can come hang! We do awesome activities like making slime, pizza making.
GERMAN LANGUAGE COURSE
Beginning Sept. 7
For Beginners and Advanced. Thursday September 7th, 5:30 pm to 6:45 pm. 9 sessions @ 75 minutes costs $150. For more information please contact 613.633.6567 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
HOMESCHOOL "AROUND THE WORLD SEMESTER"
Begins Friday Sept. 15. A library lead story and craft time for elementary level homeschooled children. Every Friday at 10:30 am. Registration required. Deadline is Friday, September 8th.
BUPL ART SALE: PAUL SMITH ORIGINALS
Local artist, craftsman, outstanding patron and bike connoisseur Paul Smith has generously donated the remainder of his art collection to BUPL. Half of all proceeds from the art sale comes directly to us! All paintings are on exhibit in the library.
MONDAYS @ 1PM- MYTHS, MYSTERIES, & MUSINGS WRITING WORKSHOP
A writing workshop brought to you by Bright Star. $2 drop-in or donate a canned good for the Little Free Pantry.
Alternating Thursdays: Belly dancing
Miss Dawn shares her expertise, starting January 12 at 5 pm. Please wear comfy clothes and bring a scarf and a water bottle! Registration required, so please email us or call to sign up! (It's free!)
Alternating Thursdays: (Chronicles of) Yarnia
Yarn club for crochet and knitting enthusiasts of all levels! Starting January 19 at 6pm!
Every 2nd Thursday of the month: POKEMON CLUB
Pokemon Club starts again! Join us every second Tuesday of the month at 5pm to play, trade, and chat all things Pokemon!.
It's cold, I'm Bored
Every: Tuesday - noon to 2 pm
(board games, coffee and social hour for
grown-ups) is at the Bonnechere Union Public Library.
Teen night at the library
Every Wednesday evening at 5 pm. It is a time for teenagers to
gather for activities, movies, literacy and sometimes SNACKS! All Teens
Gaming hour at the Library
Every Thursdays from 4 to 5 pm.
Wii, Xbox and PS3 gaming available. Classic board games andmodern board games too.
Homeschool Relief Program
Every Friday: 10:30 am on Fridays. It is a library lead story and craft time for elementary level homeschooled children as well as a patron led support group for homeschool parents. Registration is required, limited space.
*Tumble Books-Every Monday at 11am, kids can watch a virtual book-telling from one of our awesome databases!
*ABC Club-Baby Time and Toddler Time have have been merged into one, creating the ABC Club! Join us every Tuesday at 11am.
Sat. Nov 18 - Children's Christmas Craft Program
10 to 11 am
Bring your kids in to learn how to create their very own
Christmas decorations and hand-made gifts!
National Novel Writing Month at Madawaska Valley Public Library
Barry's Bay Library's NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month)
All writers are welcome, not just fiction writers.
Saturday Story Time
10 to 10:30 am - ages 3 to 6
To Register, contact the Library
Excellent databases are available on travel, teen health & wellness, careers & health as well as downloadable books for eReaders
Ebooks & Audio Books are available with a library membership. We also have a new selection of large print & books on CD
Museum Passes available for free loan to visit museums in Ottawa & other areas
Brown Bag Lunch
Last Wednesday of every month at 12 noon at the Killaloe Library (lower level) - watch an inspiring and informative online talk followed by discussion. Bring your lunch and join the conversation!
Holiday Open House
Thurs. Dec. 7 - 6:30 pm
Featuring the OK Chorale and special guests.
Oct. 30 - 4 pm - First Meeting
Ages 13 to Adult
Video games, board games, card games, pen and paper, play, run tournaments, make teams
One-on-one computer tutorials - you choose what you want to learn.
Call for an appointment- 613-757-2211
Open Book Night - the third Thursday evening of each month
from 6:30-8:00 pm
The Parent-Child Mother Goose Program begins Thursday September 15th from 10-11am, and continues each Thursday morning.
Enjoy and hour of rhymes, songs and stories with your child.
Free for parents and children.
Babes in Bookland
Please join me at our reading and storytelling time for babies and children every Wednesday from 10:15 to 11:00 am. For infants up to pre-kindergarteners,
E-ResourcesAccess to over 10,000 magazine, newspaper and journal articles. Free downloads of audio books and Ebooks, as well as free access to Ancestry.com.
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