Greater Madwaska Public Library

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Names
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
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
Service Categories Early Literacy Development Programs ; Large Print Materials/Collections ; Library Audiovisual Services ; Public Access Computers/Tools ; Public Internet Access Sites ; Public Libraries
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-752-2317
Fax 613-752-1720
E-Mail gmpl@bellnet.ca
Website www.greatermadawaska.com/library/
Primary Contact Sharon Shalla, Librarian/CEO
Alternate Contact Lucie Perrier, Library Board Chair
Other Details
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial ; Federal ; Donations
Elections Library Board is appointed by Council and four-year term coincides with Council term
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

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