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The Biblio File: Library News

Last Updated 2021/10/15

The Biblio File October 18, 2021 It’s not great outside and you are looking for a reason to stay in.  You are feeling creative but not sure what to do. You need to get a few things done but the kids/grand-kids are demanding your immediate attention.  What’s the solution to these predicaments?  Crafts!  The library


The Biblio File: Library News

Last Updated 2021/10/07

The Biblio File October 11, 2021 Happy Thanksgiving, Everyone! The library ghost chose Sussex Drive by Linda Svendsen this week.  We have to assume he read the whole book cover to cover because there wasn’t a bookmark to be found. “A startingly funny and deeply satisfying satirical novel that makes the Canadian political scene accessible


The Biblio File: Library News

Last Updated 2021/10/01

The Biblio File October 4, 2021 We will be closed on Sunday, October 10th and Monday, October 11th for Thanksgiving.  Be sure to stop in this week – you don’t want to run out of reading material over the weekend. Well it looks like fall but still feels like summer – what a perfect combination. 


The Biblio File: Library News

Last Updated 2021/09/24

The Biblio File September 27, 2021 September 30, 2021 marks the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. The day gives an opportunity to reflect, to learn about, and to honour the lost children and Survivors of residential schools, their families and communities.  The library will be closed on this day. This week the library ghost


The Biblio File: Library News

Last Updated 2021/09/17

The Biblio File September 20, 2021 This year the theme for the Booker prize is “immersive books that felt transporting in a year when so many of us have been confined to home”.  Novels set in Sri Lanka and South Africa, Cardiff Bay and the outer cosmos are among those to have been chosen for


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


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