On Wednesday, March 10, 2021 as part of the Pointe-Claire Public Library lectures, Jason Bolanis spoke about the video series he created on his life growing up in the suburbs. What stemmed from his series was an accidental in-depth, grassroots … Continue reading Bucket List Guy – with Jason Bolanis
The library is pleased to share this link to a story by Pamela Conner, published recently in an online literary journal. The story began in the Circle of Life Writers workshop offered at the Pointe-Claire Library. Congratulations Pamela! https://www.fiveminutelit.com/five-minutes/guava-jelly About Pamela:Pamela … Continue reading Circle of Life Writer gets published!
The library is pleased to have a display and to make book recommendations on the occasion of International Women’s Day this March. The UN Women’s theme for this year is Women in leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 … Continue reading INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY, March 8, 2021
More films, audiobooks, eBooks and comics! When you borrow from the Hoopla Bonus Borrows collection, no debit is made from your monthly allowance of 10 items. Several new and exciting collections are available, with over 1,000 titles to choose from. … Continue reading Hoopla Bonus Borrows are back for November!
As the library slowly reopens, we would like to share with you an overview of how our new zero-contact loan service works, as well as the timeline for additional services to resume. As of Monday, May 25, we began accepting … Continue reading Behind the scenes: Zero-contact loan service
Karen works at the Children’s Info desk and doesn’t normally get much demand for digital documents from patrons. Technology also makes her nervous and so while working from home, she is venturing out of her comfort zone and testing out our digital resources on her Amazon Fire tablet. Continue reading Digital Resource Review by a Reluctant Reader
During renovations undertaken at the Pointe-Claire Public Library in 2018, books started falling over… Continue reading Book Dominos
In absence of staff in the building, the puppet collection has begun an aggressive takeover campaign of the library. They have been most active in the children’s section; however, three witches reading Macbeth were spotted in the Reading Room just … Continue reading EXTRA, EXTRA! Puppet invasion