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FACILITY MODEL STUDY
Final report


The Final report on the future of public library facilities in the Township (Beth Ross & Associates / Allan Arvis Architects) was tabled on July 4th. The recommendations of the report will be discussed by Municipal Council and the Public Library Board during a special joint public meeting September 29th at 6:30 PM (Gaston R. Patenaude meeting room - 717 Notre-Dame EMBRUN).

View the report »

FALL 2016
PROGRAM OF EVENTS

Detailed program and registration »

Public Library Board position available

The Township of Russell is seeking to fill one position from members of the public on the Public Library Board.
Requirements:
* must be eighteen years of age or over;
* mustbe a Canadian Citizen;
* must be a resident of the Township of Russell;
* preferably bilingual (English/French).
Term: 2016-2018 
Deadline: August 18, 2016  4 PM
More info »

Job offers

Library assistant : part-time (13 hrs/week)
Deadline: September 9, 2016
More info »

FREE eBOOKs and eAUDIOBOOKS

More than 45,000 fiction and non-fiction titles available. Free training on eBooks and eTablets is available.
Do not hesitate to ask library staff for help or additional info.

Download eBooks / eAudiobooks »
 

2013-2018 STRATEGIC PLAN

The strategic plan identifies a future for the Library and describes priorities for service improvement and expansion.

2013-2018 Strategic Plan : abridged version »
2013-2018 Strategic Plan: full version »
Results of the 2012 Non-user and user survey »



       
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INSECT INVASION
SUMMER PROGRAMS
Russell and Embrun Branch
Children 3-12 years old
2 activities every day
10:30 AM and 2 PM
Registration starts June 6th

TD SUMMER READING CLUB
Russell and Embrun Branch
Children 6 to 16.
A chance to win many prizes
 including a mini iPAD!
Registration starts June 20
Grand prize draw:
Saturday, August 20 - Noon

DR SAFARI
Bilingual interactive show
by ANIMAXION
Russell Branch
For the whole family.
Saturday, August 20th
10:30 AM
Tickets : $5.

FOR THE LOVE OF BOOKS Adult book club
Russell Branch
First Tuesday of the month 8 PM
Next meeting: Sept. 6
The Paris Wife
(Paula McLain)
New members welcome.

WIN (Write it now)
Information session
Russell Branch
Presented by Ron Lajoie
Thursday, Sept. 15 - 7 PM
For those who wish to learn
more about the WIN program
and would like to start a new WIN
group in Russell.

WRITING GROUP
Russell Branch
Thursdays 10:30 AM
First meeting: Sept. 15
New members welcome.

STORYTIME and CRAFTS
with Kristina
Russell Branch
Wednesdays
10:30 AM
Sept.  14 - Dec. 7 (13 weeks)
Cost: $25. Places are limited.

"Turn the page" 2016-2017
Junior Reading Club
Russell Branch
First Monday of the month
4 to 4: 45 PM
For children Grades 3-5.
First meeting: Oct. 3
No charge. Places are limited.

"Book Worms" 2016-2017
Youth Reading Club
Russell Branch
First Tuesday of the month
4 to 4:45 PM
For children Grades 6-8.
First meeting: Oct. 4
No charge. Places are limited.

HISTORY OF RUSSELL
Presented by Jean Millaire
Russell Branch
Saturday, Sept. 24 - 2:30 PM
Part of the Russell Heritage Festival program of events.
Bilingual. No charge.

MINECRAFT clubs 2016-2017
Russell Branch
Club 1: First Tuesday of the month 3 PM
Club 2: First Wednesday of the month 3 PM
Club 3: First Wednesday of the month 4 PM
For children 7 years old +.
First meetings: September.
No charge. Places are limited.
REGISTRATION starts
September 6 by phone
or in -person only.

Knitters Club
Russell Branch
Tuesdays : 6:30 - 8 PM
Join us.

Art Exhibit
Russell Branch
Photographs by
Peggy Carkner
July - August, 2016

Public Library Board
MEETING
Town Hall - Gaston R. Patenaude Meeting Room
(717 Notre-Dame EMBRUN)
Next meetings: 
September 15, 2016  6:30 PM
September 29, 2016  6:30 PM
(Joint meeting with Municipal Council)
2016 Schedule of Meetings »


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    Library Hours (Russell & Embrun)

      Branch locations »

OPENING HOURS
  Monday
 10:00 - 8:00
  Tuesday
 10:00 - 8:00
  Wednesday
 10:00 - 8:00
  Thursday
 10:00 - 8:00
  Friday
 10:00 - 5:00
  Saturday
 10:00 - 5:00
  Sunday
 Closed

NOTE:
Opening hours stay the same for the Summer.
Closed:
September 5th (Labour Day)








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