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View the latest edition of the Bracebridge Public Library newsletter. May 2019

Service disruption - Inter-library loan

Due to the provincial government's severe budget cuts to the Southern Ontario Library Services, the Inter-Library Loan (ILLO) delivery service will permanently cease to operate, effective April 26, 2019. Please return any ILLO items as soon as possible.

Author & Brain Injury Survivor Claire Smith - Saturday May 25, 10am

falling into now

Canadian Olympic eventer Claire Smith suffered a traumatic brain injury in a fall from her horse and underwent years of intense rehabilitation. She has chronicled her struggles and her new purpose in life in her book, “Falling into Now: memories of sport, traumatic brain injury and education”. Books will be available for purchase and signing. Please register in advance.

Appy Hour - Slowly - Friday May 31, 11am

Come by to learn all about the pen-pal app Slowly! Get started with the app or get help with your smartphone or tablet. Everyone welcome.

Seedy Saturday - Saturday June 1, 9am - 1pm

Come learn all about seeds, native plants, gardening trends and more with the Bracebridge Horticultural Society. Children will be allowed to plant seeds to take home. Free family fun!

Appy Hour - Nature Apps - Friday June 7, 10:30am

Join us for hands-on learning at the Bert Cross Nature Reserve (on Henry Road off Beaumont Drive) with nature apps. Learn to identify plants, birds and more. Meet at the entrance, bring your tablet or smartphone. Rain location will be the Library.

Senior's Information Fair - Saturday June 15, 10am - 1pm

The Library will host an information fair with organizations that provide services for senior citizens in the community. Participants will include members of the District of Muskoka WISE program, Town of Bracebridge recreation department, Alzheimers Society, Elder Abuse Prevention & more. Everyone welcome.

1-on-1 tech training - offered now!

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

Bracebridge Transit monthly easyPass

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Bracebridge Transit monthly easyPass may be purchased at the Library, Sportsplex and Town Office. Bracebridge Transit website

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.

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