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Program / Events Calendar

What's New @ the Library

See our monthly list of books on order and our library column which is available online. Read it here.

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

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

Drop in and learn all about apps with the focus on nature apps. Bring your tablet or smartphone. Everyone welcome.

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.

 

BPL Book Club

The Book Club meets the last Wednesday of every month in the Library Reading Room
at 7 pm.   Each month we discuss a different genre or category. Share your favorite book or author with others. Everyone is welcome.

Genres for winter 2019

May 29 - Fantasy

June 26 - Humour

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

The Muskoka 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.

The Circle meets on the 3rd Saturday of every month from 9:00 am to 11:30 am. We are sorry to announce that due to the lack of appropriate program space in our library, the Writing Circle will no longer be able to hold their monthly meetings at the Library. However, the group will meet at the Centre for Active Living. For more information please contact Ian at livseyi @aol.com We do look forward to hosting special readings from the Writing Circle, so be sure to check our website for those events.