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Summer at the Library Newsletter July 18, 2021

Last Updated 2021/07/18

Pinawa Public Library www.pinawapubliclibrary.com Summer at the Library Newsletter July 21, 2021     We are reopening! As of Sunday July 18, the Pinawa Public Library is open to the public. We will still be providing curbside pick-up and drop-off for those who feel uncomfortable or are unable to come into the library. Please see


Summer at the Library Newsletter July 11, 2021

Last Updated 2021/07/11

Pinawa Public Library www.pinawapubliclibrary.com Summer at the Library Newsletter July 11, 2021     This week’s Storytime theme is Things That Go! Join us on the rocks outside the library at 1:30 on Wednesday for some car, train, boat and plane-themed jokes, stories, snack and a craft! Don’t forget to register, as we only have


Junior Biblio File – July

Last Updated 2021/06/29

July is a lovely time to read!   This month we are celebrating Eric Carle and Lois Ehlert (who recently passed away). Many of us have lovely memories of cuddling up with their cheerful, colourful, picture books.  I know I have vivid memories of the first time I heard Brown Bear, Brown Bear What Do


Summer at the Library Newsletter July 4, 2021

Last Updated 2021/07/04

Pinawa Public Library pinawapubliclibrary.com Summer at the Library July 4, 2021     Summer is here, and with it, plenty of time to read in the sun, in the shade, on the beach, in a hammock…the options is endless! The library remains closed to the public, but we are continuing our curbside pick-up/drop-off and interlibrary


The Biblio File: Library News

Last Updated 2021/06/25

The Biblio File June 28, 2021 Huge congratulations and kudos to the PSS Grads of 2021!!  This has not been an easy year – you have all risen to the occasion and made your town so proud!  We wish you great success in whatever path you choose to follow!  (If the path is long, bring


The Biblio File: Library News

Last Updated 2021/06/18

The Biblio File June 21, 2021 As you can imagine with the library closed to patrons it is very, very quiet.  We may not have noticed before when a book jumped off a shelf – we just assumed someone bumped into the shelf or didn’t put the book back properly.  Now that we have had


Junior Biblio File: June, 2021

Last Updated 2021/06/14

Welcome to the Pinawa Public Library first ever Junior Biblio File!   Our library has great materials in the Junior and Teen sections, and even in this crazy time they are available to be checked out. If you have a kid, or are a kid, or just think the adult selections need more pictures, you


The Biblio File: Library News

Last Updated 2021/06/11

The Biblio File June 14, 2021 The library is excited to announce a new monthly newsletter straight to your in-box – the Junior Biblio File!  It will be focused on all things kids and young adult – from toddlers to teens.  It will list some of our new books, provide some reviews, let you know


The Biblio File: Library News

Last Updated 2021/06/04

The Biblio File June 7, 2021 With the discovery of the bodies of 215 children by the Tk’emlups te Secwepemc First Nation at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School, the Pinawa Public Library recognizes that it is located on Treaty 3 territory, the homeland of the Anishinaabe Nation. We empathise with the children’s families, the


The Biblio File: Library News

Last Updated 2021/05/28

The Biblio File May 31, 2021 Book review by Rick McGregor – thanks Rick! My favorite book by far is Papillon by Henri Charriere.  It is the true story of a Frenchman imprisoned for a murder he didn’t commit and his subsequent escape from Devil’s Island.  His story of survival in a brutal prison and