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Welcome to Selwyn Public Library.

Hours of Operation

Bridgenorth Library
836 Charles St.
P: 705-292-5065
F: 705-292-6695
Mon: 10am - 5pm
Tues & Thurs: 10am - 8pm 
Wed & Fri: 10am - 5pm
Sat: 10am - 4pm 
Sun: Closed

Ennismore Library
551 Ennis Rd.
P: 705-292-8022
F: 705-292-8687

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

Lakefield Library
8 Queen St.

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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Adult Programs

Contacts

New - 12 Plants of Christmas

New - Baycrest Sharing Dance - Bridgenorth, Ennismore, Lakefield 

New - Dementia Workshop

New - Technology Workshops

Home Library Delivery

BIG Screen Movie Night

Coffee House

Art Display 

Bridgenorth Library Book Club

Ennismore Library Book Club

Lakefield Library Book Club

eBook Support

One-on-one Tech Support

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Baycrest NBS Sharing Dance

A 60 minute dance class that is adaptable to varying levels of physical and cognitive abilities. Classes are creative and incorporate a variety of musical and dance styles. Classes are taught from Canada’s National Ballet School in Toronto, and delivered to your community via video streaming. This class is for you if you want to exercise, socialize and have fun!

Sharing Dance at Bridgenorth Library - Thursdays at 10:30am

Begins October 24th and runs for 8 weeks. Located at the Bridgenorth Community Hall beside the Bridgenorth Library.

Click here to register online for Baycrest Sharing Dance - Bridgenorth

Wait List for Baycrest Sharing Dance 

Sharing Dance at The Ennismore Arena – Upper Level - Tuesdays at 1:30pm

Begins October 22nd and runs for 8 weeks. Located at The Ennismore Arena – Upper Level. 

Click here to register for Baycrest Sharing Dance - Ennismore

Wait List for Baycrest Sharing Dance 

Sharing Dance at Lakefield Library - Thursdays at 10:30am

Begins October 24th and runs for 8 weeks. Located at the Lakefield Library in the Centennial Room. 

Click here to register for Baycrest Sharing Dance - Lakefield 

Wait List of Baycrest Sharing Dance 

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Interactive presentation: How Well Do You Know Dementia?

Sarah Cook of the  Alzheimer Society will present 10 questions that address the myths and realities of dementia.  It will touch on the warning signs of dementia, some of the key facts and information about dementia, as well as some of the most common questions that people have about dementia.

Located in the Optimist Hall (lower level of the Ennismore Library). Monday, October 28th at 1:00pm.

Click here to register online.

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12 Plants of Christmas

The snow has not arrived yet, but the leaves are falling, so a gardener’s thoughts turn to Christmas. Do you know about the plants associated with Christmas? Some are decorative, some are food, and some are traditions!

Come and learn all about them from Peterborough Master Gardeners Joan Harding and Emma Murphy.

Location: Below the Ennismore library in the Optimist Hall

Time: Coffee & Tea at 6:30 pm / Workshop will begin at 7:00 pm

Date: Tuesday, November 5th

Click here to register online for the 12 Plants of Christmas

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Technology Workshops

Workshops will take place at the Bridgenorth library on Tuesdays at 10am & Thursdays at 1pm. All workshops are free to attend, but registration is required. 
To register call 705 292-5065 or email Heidi.

Backup Photos on Computer to Memory Stick - Nov. 5th & Nov. 7th
EXCEL - Nov. 12th
Add photos to Christmas Letter - Nov. 14th
Samsung Basics - Nov. 19th
Gmail on iPad or Samsung Tablet - Nov. 21st
Create & Order Christmas cards or postcard - Nov. 26th
Transfer photo from cell phone to laptop - Nov. 28th
Pinterest on iPad or Samsung Tablet - Dec. 3rd

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Home Library Service

The Selwyn Public Library and Community Care Chemung are offering a new service called Home Library Service. This service provides delivery of library materials to homebound persons residing in Bridgenorth and Ennismore. For more information please contact Kelsey, the Ennismore librarian, at 705 292 8022.

Click here to access the online "Home Library Service Application" form. Simply complete the form and submit it. We will contact you once it has been received.

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eBook Support

eBook help is here! We will help you get your tablet or eReader setup and ready for downloading and reading eBooks. We will also assist in any technical issues you are having with eBooks and audiobooks. Please call the library or email Heidi to set up an appointment.

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One-on-one Tech Support

One-on-one tech support has ended for another season. Please check back periodically for updated information.

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Coffee House - Lakefield Library (Returns January 2020)

Lakefield Library will have a monthly Coffee House at 7 p.m. in the Centennial Room. Come share your talent! Artists, poets, musicians and storytellers are all welcome. It will be on the third Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. from January to May. No registration is required, and refreshments will be provided. For more information, please email Kacie or phone the Lakefield Library at 705-652-8623.

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Big Screen Movie Night - November 20th 

Join us November 20th at the Bridgenorth Library for Movie Night- "Title to be determined"
About the movie: ...

The featured movie will begin at 7pm.
Free popcorn, drinks $1, and suggested $2 donation for admission.
Registration required. Click here to register online and save your seat! 

If you wish to be added to the movie night email list, please email Sarah Jones. You will receive an email with information regarding the upcoming movie and registration link. 

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 Bridgenorth Book Club

 Ennismore Book Club

 Lakefield Book Club