Greater Madwaska Public Library

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Description and Services
Description (Service) Public library collections include standard size and large print books *museum passes * audio books * DVDs * magazines * CDs from CNIB for persons with a visual impairement * Mon-Sun 24 hours WIFI * 5 on-site community access computers * inter-library loans 
Office services including: * fax * laminating * photocopying (black & white or colour) * Electronic books and audio books service for downloading to an eReader or computer * early learning resource corner * preschool storytime drop-in * drop-in monthly book club 
Outreach material exchange
Hours Tue 1 pm-7 pm * Wed-Sat 10 am-1:30 pm * Preschool Drop-in Thu 10:30 am-11:30 am * Monthly Book Club is last Wed of the month 11 am-12:30 pm * Wed Mount Saint Patrick Transfer Station and the Griffith General Store material exchange by appointment
Meetings Monthly board meetings except Jul/Aug
Areas Served Greater Madawaska
Eligibility Serves all residents and visitors to Greater Madawaska township
Application Proof of residence * photo identification * utility receipt * or tax receipt accepted for acquiring free membership 
Call the library to arrange library materials sent or picked up free of charge at outreach locations
Languages English ; French - small collection of French books
Fees Service - Annual fee for non-residents ; None - Free to residents and taxpayers of Greater Madawaska
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-752-2317
Fax 613-752-1720
Primary Contact Sharon Shalla, Librarian/CEO
Alternate Contact Lucie Perrier, Library Board Chair
Former Name Bagot & Blythfied Public Library
Location & Accessibility
Site Location Library is located in St Joseph's Calabogie School with designated entrance * signage posted at the library's door
Located In Community Calabogie
Address & Map
St. Joseph's Calabogie School
12629 Lanark Rd
Calabogie, ON K0J 1H0
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Intersection Hwy 511 and Mill St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Other Details
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial ; Federal ; Donations
Service Categories Early Literacy Development Programs ; Large Print Materials/Collections ; Library Audiovisual Services ; Public Access Computers/Tools ; Public Internet Access Sites ; Public Libraries
Resources Books in print and on CD, Playaways, DVDs, magazines * CDs from CNIB for persons with visual impairements * Victor Reader for playing CDs from the CNIB - this reader is available for loan, free downloadable electronic books for our patrons through Overdrive (Ontario Download Centre)
Accreditation No
Organization Info
Elections Library Board is appointed by Council and four-year term coincides with Council term

Administration: 613-757-3108 Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 4:00pm

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