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Welcome to Selwyn Public Library.

Hours of Operation

Bridgenorth Library
P: 705-292-5065
F: 705-292-6695

Mon: 1pm - 5pm
Tues & Thurs: 10am - 8pm
Wed & Fri: 10am - 5pm
Sat: 10am - 4pm
Sun: Closed

Ennismore Library
P: 705-292-8022
F: 705-292-8687

Mon, Wed & Fri: 1pm - 5pm
Tues & Thurs: 10am - 2pm
& 6pm - 8pm
Sat: 10am - 2pm
Sun: Closed

Lakefield Library
P: 705-652-8623
F: 705-652-8878

Tues & Fri: 10am - 5pm
Wed: 10am - 2pm
Thurs: 10am - 8pm
Sat: 10am - 2pm
Sun & Mon: Closed

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CBC Poetry Prize Poster

Submit your original, unpublished poetry between April 1 to May 31.

Open to All Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

While the competition is active, submit online or, if you wish to submit by mail, you can download the offline submission form. A fee of $25.00 (taxes included) for administration purposes is required for each entry.

The winner receives $6,000 from the Canada Council for the Arts, have their poetry published in Air Canada enRoute magazine and will have the opportunity to attend a 10-day writing residency at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity. Four finalists will receive $1,000 from the Canada Council for the Arts and have their poetry published on CBC Books.

You can write a poem or collection of poems, up to 600 words in length. There is no minimum word requirement.

The Selwyn Public Library would like to acknowledge the support of the Ministry of Tourism, Culture, and Sport. The Selwyn Public Library would also like to acknowledge the support of the Ontario trillium Foundation.