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ALL SUMMER LONG: 50 BOOKS BEFORE K CHALLENGE
Visit the BUPL-wagon, filled with 50 hand selected books we think every child should read before they start Kindergarten! Complete the check list and receive a certification and a letter to the Kindergarten teacher from the librarian!
TUESDAYS, 2016: IT'S HOT, I'M BORED & TEDTALKS
The weather's warming up, and it's time to make new friends! Adults of all ages are welcome to come hang out from 12-1pm every Tuesday because, well, It's Hot, I'm Bored! There will be iced tea, board games, and lots of socializing! Then at 1pm, check out a featured TedTalk episode, and discuss!
WEDNESDAYS IN JUNE, 2016: BAF
Every Wednesday in June is the Bonnechere Authors Festival! Individual tickets available at door, night of, or buy the $50 series tickets at BUPL until Wednesday July 6thVisit our website for more information!
FRIDAYS IN JULY & AUGUST, 2016: FEATURED FILM & LEGOTOPIA
Every Friday throughout July and August, stop-in for a fun, featured film at noon. Then, stick around and create something magical with our abundance of lego!
JULY 1st-AUGUST 1st, 2016: YOUNG ADULT SHORT STORY WRITING COMPETITION
From July 1st to August 1st you have one month to write and submit a previously unpublished short story (1000- 4000 words). The winner is chosen by a jury of published, local authors. The winner will receive 20 copies of published story, and cover art! Please inquire for full details.
JULY 4th, 2016: THE COUNTDOWN PUBLIC ART PROJECT
Contribute ideas for the design of a new pebble mosaic monument in Renfrew County to honour survivors of sexual violence. Everyone welcome! Snacks provided, too! 4-6pm.
July 7, 2016: COFF-ART: PAINTING FOR DUMMIES PT. II
Painting for Dummies, part II. Easy Watercolor Spring Tree. No experience necessary. $5 to cover costs, 6-8pm, limited space is available and registration is require.
July 11-15, 2016: 20,000 HOMES CAMPAIGN
Are you homeless, or do you know someone who is? Couch surfing, perhaps? If so, Renfrew County wants to meet with you during Reach Out Week. Visit us at BUPL during open hours to fill out a short survey, and receive a small token for participating.
JULY 16, 2016: COFFEE HOUSE (SEEKING ARTISTS, TOO!)
BUPL is hosting an after-hours Coffee House, featuring local talent, including Paul Wright! Free will donation at the door, snacks and refreshments will be served! Doors open at 6pm, music at 7! If you'd like to play at BUPL, please call us and let us know! 613.628.2400
AUGUST 11, 2016: TEDDY BEAR SLEEPOVER
Drop off your stuffy (by 7pm), sign the permission form and keep tabs on their adventures via Facebook and Twitter, all night long! Pick up is Friday August 12th by noon!
AUGUST 13, 2016: COMMUNITY YARD SALE
Bonnechere Union Public Library is hosting a community yard sale from 10am to 3pm. $15 a table and limited space! call or email now to reserve your spot. 613-628-2400 email@example.com
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