Tickets now available for Author Visit

Author Visit – Jennifer Robson

Thursday November 3, 2016 at 7:30 pm in the Zima room.

Jennifer Robson is the internationally bestselling author of Somewhere in FranceAfter the War is Over and Moonlight Over Paris. For more information about Jennifer Robson visit our Author Visit page.

$5.00 tickets include refreshments and a chance to win a signed copy of Moonlight Over Paris.

Tickets now available at Borrower Services.

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Winter Children’s Programs

Check out the next session of children’s programs!

For full details and registration information, check out a full listing of our Children’s programs hereYou can also download our Nov & Dec Children’s Program Brochure, or you can pick up a print version at the library today!

Please note that many programs require advance registration, and spaces fill up very quickly. Please register early to avoid disappointment. Registration opens October 26th for many of our programs. For programs with fees, registration must be done in person at Borrower Services.

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Evergreen_logo-tm (3)The time has come to cast your vote for The 2016 Evergreen™ Award, a Forest of Reading® program aimed at adult readers. The 10 nominated titles have been chosen by a panel of Ontario librarians from Canadian fiction and non-fiction published in 2015. The jury is composed of the vast community of adult pleasure readers. That’s us!

The contest is simple:  if you have read at least one of the nominated titles, you’re eligible to vote. The Evergreen poll is open until October 28, at the 1st floor Information Desk.

To see the 2016 Nominees for the Evergreen Award go to our catalogue.


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Keep Calm and Latch On

Join the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit here on Saturday, October 1st for the Quintessence World Breastfeeding Challenge. Registration takes place at 10:00 am; latch on at 11:00 am. Learn more about the challenge on the Quintessence website.

Learn more about breastfeeding on the SMDHU’s website. Remember that we also host the weekly Bradford Breastfeeding Place each Thursday from 1:00 to 2:30 pm in the Green Multipurpose Room.

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Friends of the Library Fall Book Sale

Friday, October 21, 2016; 7:00 – 8:30 pm (Preview Sale • $10 admission/family)
Saturday, October 22, 2016; 9:30 am – 5:30 pm (free admission)
Sunday, October 23, 2016; 1:00 – 3:30 pm (free admission)

The Friends of the Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library are pleased to announce their Fall Book Sale. The sale offers tons of paperbacks, fiction, non-fiction, young adult books, children’s books, compact discs and DVDs!

The Preview Sale happens on Friday evening from 7:00 – 8:30 pm with an admission of $10/family. It is your best opportunity to get some of the best items on offer. Help support your local public library and add to your own private collection.

Interested in more information about the Friends of the Library? Visit our Friends page to find out more.

(Book sale slide and poster image by MarLeah Cole and post image by Ian Wilson through Flickr Creative Commons License.)

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