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Wired Wednesdays: My Account (Library Website) (Video)

Wednesday April 8, 2020

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: The Blue Mountains Public Library Facebook Page.

Come to our Facebook page to see the latest video for Wired Wednesdays: My Account (Library Website)! Ashley will be going through how to get in and look at your account. She will also be live to take any questions!

 

 

Contact: Ashley
Email: librarytech@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://www.facebook.com/thebluemountainslibrary/

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April Aloud - Live Poetry Readings on Facebook

Thursday April 9, 2020 - Thursday April 30, 2020

Time: 9:30am - 9:45am

Location: https://www.facebook.com/CraigleithDepot/.

Grab you coffee and start your Thursday with a live poetry reading by Curator Andrea Wilson.  She will be sharing poems written by local female poets from the past.  This would include Mary Buchanan, who came to rural Blue Mountains in the 19th century to Marion Fields Wyllie who grew up in Camperdown and wrote poetry from the age of 13 to 106!  

Andrea will share some historical background on the writers and then read Aloud in April. Thursday Mornings at 9:30.  

Contact: Andrea Wilson
Email: depot@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca

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Digital Book Club

Thursday April 9, 2020 - Thursday April 30, 2020

Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Location: Facebook.

Join us every Thursday at 1PM for a Digital Book Club discussion about books on our Facebook page

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Museum Show and Tell

Friday April 10, 2020 - Friday April 24, 2020

Time: 1:00pm - 1:15pm

Location: Facebook.

Join Museum Technician Allison Brown for Museum Show and Tell - watch on two Fridays in April at 1 pm. Suitable for all ages.

April 10: Leonard E. Shore. See special museum artifacts and learn about this local architect who is honoured at the L.E. Shore Library! Public is invited to join the conversation and share in the comments. Suitable for all ages. 

April 24: Walter Trier. See colourful museum artifacts and learn about this world famous illustrator with a connection to The Blue Mountains! Public is invited to join the conversation and share in the comments. Suitable for all ages. 

Contact: Allison
Email: depot@thebluemountains.ca Website: http://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca

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Museum Mondays: Brachiopod Fossils

Monday April 13, 2020

Time: 3:00pm - 3:15pm

Location: Facebook & Twitter.

Museum Mondays with Museum Technician Monica Norris on Facebook & Twitter, @CraigleithDepot, posted at 3:00 pm. 
April will feature our world famous fossils!

Monday April 13th theme: Brachiopods

Leave comments and questions on the FB or Twitter post, or send in your fossil questions to Depot@thebluemountains.ca, and and we will respond.
Discover the creatures of ancient history in your own backyard!

Contact: Monica Norris
Email: depot@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://www.facebook.com/CraigleithDepot/

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Wired Wednesdays on Facebook

Wednesday April 15, 2020

Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Location: Facebook .

Need help with your computer, smartphone, or tablet? Ashley can help!
Join us on Facebook for Wired Wednesdays. 

Every Wednesday at 1pm.
A chance to ask your questions! All questions welcome! 

Email: librarytech@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://www.facebook.com/thebluemountainslibrary/

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Wired Wednesdays Live: Libby Walk through (Video)

Wednesday April 15, 2020

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: The Blue Mountains Public Library Facebook Page.

Join Ashley for Wired Wednesdays: Libby Walk through. A video will be posted to the Facebook page and then Ashley will go live for your questions!

Contact: Ashley
Email: librarytech@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://www.facebook.com/thebluemountainslibrary/

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Museum Talk and Sketch

Friday April 17, 2020 - Friday May 1, 2020

Time: 1:00pm - 1:15pm

Location: Facebook.

Join Museum Technician Allison Brown for Museum Talk & Sketch - two Fridays at 1 pm. Suitable for all ages.

April 17: Leonard E. Shore. Learn about L.E. Shore and make a Shore-inspired drawing. Get your pencil, paper, and watercolours ready!

May 1: Walter Trier. Learn to draw animals like Trier - a world-famous illustrator with a tie to The Blue Mountains! Get your pencil and paper ready. 

Contact: Allison
Email: depot@thebluemountains.ca Website: http://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca

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Museum Mondays: Nautiloid Fossils

Monday April 20, 2020

Time: 3:00pm - 3:15pm

Location: Facebook & Twitter.

Museum Mondays with Museum Technician Monica Norris on Facebook & Twitter, @CraigleithDepot, posted at 3:00 pm. 
April will feature our world famous fossils!

Monday April 20th theme: Nautiloids

Leave comments and questions on the FB or Twitter post, or send in your fossil questions to Depot@thebluemountains.ca, and and we will respond.
Discover the creatures of ancient history in your own backyard!

Contact: Monica Norris
Email: depot@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://www.facebook.com/CraigleithDepot/

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Wired Wednesdays Live : Hoopla (Video)

Wednesday April 22, 2020

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: The Blue Mountains Public Library Facebook Page.

Join Ashley for Wired Wednesdays Live: Hoopla. Learn how to download ebooks, audiobooks, music, and movies all with your library card! Ashley will then go live for your questions!

Contact: Ashley
Email: librarytech@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://www.facebook.com/thebluemountainslibrary/

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Museum Mondays: Crinoid Fossils

Monday April 27, 2020

Time: 3:00pm - 3:15pm

Location: Facebook & Twitter.

Museum Mondays with Museum Technician Monica Norris on Facebook & Twitter, @CraigleithDepot, posted at 3:00 pm. 
April will feature our world famous fossils!

Monday April 27th theme: Crinoids

Leave comments and questions on the FB or Twitter post, or send in your fossil questions to Depot@thebluemountains.ca, and and we will respond.
Discover the creatures of ancient history in your own backyard!

Contact: Monica Norris
Email: depot@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://www.facebook.com/CraigleithDepot/

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Wired Wednesdays on Facebook

Wednesday April 29, 2020

Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Location: Facebook .

Need help with your computer, smartphone, or tablet? Ashley can help!
Join us on Facebook for Wired Wednesdays. 

Every Wednesday at 1pm.
A chance to ask your questions! All questions welcome! 

Contact: Ashley
Email: librarytech@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://thebluemountainslibrary.ca

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Wired Wednesdays Live: Virtual Branch (Video)

Wednesday April 29, 2020

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: The Blue Mountains Public Library Facebook Page.

Come on out to our Facebook page for Wired Wednesdays Live: Virtual Branch. Ashley will be going through what is on our Virtual Branch that you have access to with your library card! 

Contact: Ashley
Email: librarytech@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://www.facebook.com/thebluemountainslibrary/

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Wired Wednesdays Live: Lynda.com (Virtual Branch) (Video)

Wednesday May 6, 2020

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: The Blue Mountains Public Library Facebook Page.

Join Ashley on our Facebook Page for Wired Wednesdays: Lynda.com. This is a great learning resource with tons of computer courses on various programs and apps. Ashley will then go live for your questions!

Contact: Ashley
Email: librarytech@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://www.facebook.com/thebluemountainslibrary/

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Digital Book Club

Thursday May 7, 2020 - Thursday June 25, 2020

Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Location: Facebook.

Join us every Thursday at 1PM for a Digital Book Club discussion about books on our Facebook page

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Wired Wednesdays: Pinterest

Wednesday May 13, 2020

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: L.E. Shore Library, Thornbury.

Pinterest is the ultimate DIY app for crafts and cooking but it offers so much more! You can create an account and save the posts you like to go back to them later. Ashley will walk through creating an account and how Pinterest works. 

1pm-3pm

L.E. Shore Library 

Contact: Ashley
Email: librarytech@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca/

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Wired Wednesdays: Ancestry Library

Wednesday May 27, 2020

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: L.E Shore Memorial Library.

Did you know that you can search genealogy your in the library?  Ancestry Library Edition allows you to search billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more. Ashley will be running this class. You will be surprised at how much you can do with your library card, our library wifi, and a device! 

1pm-3pm

L.E. Shore Memorial Library

Contact: Ashley
Email: libraytech@thebluemountains.ca

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Terry Fallis Author Talk

Friday October 23, 2020

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: L.E. Shore Library - 173 Bruce St. S..

Celebrate Ontario Public Library Week 2020 and the Blue Mountains Public Library 25th Anniversary with an Author Talk with Terry Fallis!

We are delighted to host author, Terry Fallis (two time winner of the Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal for Humour), who will  talk about his various novels. Both informative and funny, get a chance to hear the behind-the-scenes stories on how and why he wrote them.

Registration is required.  Sign up below.  Free event, everyone is welcome!

Interested in reading Terry Fallis' books before the event?  Find them in our Library Catalogue.

Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca

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