Art Display

We exhibit two-dimensional framed works including paintings, drawings, mixed media, photographs and prints at the Bridgenorth Library.


Submissions are currently closed. 


The Selwyn Public Library Art Display policy and Call for Entry form are available for review bellow and at the Bridgenorth Library.

Please contact Heather Jamieson at 705-292-5065 or email Heather for more information or to submit the completed Call for Entry form.

Art Display Policy

Call for Entry

Art Craft Display Waiver 

Book Bag

Would you like the library to put together a mystery book bag for you?

Each book bag will include 4 books based on the genre or author you select. 

Available at all three library locations. 

Request a mystery book bag

Book Club

Visit the Summer Book Club section, for more info on that program. 


Bridgenorth Book Club:

The regular Bridgenorth Book Club is currently on hold due to COVID-19. 

If you would like to join the virtual Book Club, please email Heather or call 705 292-5065.


Ennismore Book Club:

The regular Ennismore Book Club is currently on hold due to COVID-19

 If you would like to join the virtual Book Club, please email Sarah J. or call 705 292-8022.


Lakefield Book Club:

The Lakefield Book Club is currently on hold due to COVID-19

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.

Film Club

Like a book club, but with movies! 

Each month participants will watch a movie on Hoopla (free for library patrons) individually at home as they have time. Then, join a zoom meetings to discuss that movie! No need to be a movie buff.

Film Club is on summer vacation. We will meet again in September.


Current Film Club Movie: TBA

Zoom Meeting: First Thursday of the month, 7:30 p.m.

Register for the Online Film Club

Genealogy Programs

Online Genealogy Programs with the Kawartha Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society

Join us on Zoom to learn about a variety of tools to assist you in your genealogical research with the Kawartha Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society.

Our presenter, Dr. Fraser Dunford has been involved in genealogy for over 35 years, has written six books and many articles on Genealogy.

Genealogy Q&A - Peterborough County

This online workshop will answer questions from YOU about genealogical research focusing on the Peterborough County. Our genealogists can also field questions about the surrounding counties of Haliburton, Northumberland and The City of Kawartha Lakes. You are welcome to pose a question in advance in this registration form or just listen.

Wednesday, September 1st 1:00 p.m.

Home Library Delivery

The Selwyn Public Library and Community Care Chemung are offering Home Library Service. This service provides delivery of library materials to homebound persons residing in Bridgenorth and Ennismore.

For more information please contact Sarah Jones, Ennismore librarian, at 705 292 8022.

Home Library Service Application

Simply complete the form and submit it. We will contact you once it has been received.

Selwyn Tech Topics: Instructional Videos

In an effort to keep offering tech workshops and support, the library is now offering Selwyn Tech Topics. Instructional videos that can be viewed on YouTube, without an account, as many times as you like!

If there is a topic you'd like to see as a video, please email Heidi

Tech Topic video playlists

Snowbird Social

In an effort to keep our "Snowbirds" busy this winter, we created the Snowbird Social! Weekly activity pages for adults during the months of January - March. Activity packages included: brain teasers, word search, sudoku, jokes, colouring activities, and more.
The Snowbird Social is taking a break, but will resume in October 2021!

Summer Book Club

A new book club that everyone is welcome to join! 


Zoom Meetings: July 12th and August 9th

Time: 10:00 a.m.


Books will be available to download through Hoopla:

July - Hollywood Eden by Joel Selvin

August - Why birds sing by Nina Berkhout


Email Heather to register 

Trivia Night

 Trivia Night will resume in the fall.

Take-and-Make DIY Kit

A NEW program designed for adults looking to keep their hands busy and get their creative juices flowing! 
August DIY Kit: "Missing You" card - kits will be available August 3rd at each library location.
Available while supplies last. 
August DIY kit - Missing You card

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