Reopening Details

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The BWG Library has opened again and staff members are so happy to welcome visitors back into the library. We would like to take this opportunity to share some of the important reopening details with you:

 

  • The BWG Library is currently able to welcome visitors at 50% capacity. 
  • There is no longer a limit in how long you can stay at the library but there will continue to be a 30-minute time limit on computer use.
  • There is limited seating available.
  • All staff members will be wearing a face mask and may be wearing other PPE.
  • All visitors must wear a face covering that shields the nose, mouth and chin, as per regulations.
  • At this time, meeting and study rooms will remain closed.
  • Programs will continue to be offered virtually and can be accessed through our Virtual Programming page.
  • As restrictions ease, we will explore opportunities to expand these services, in response to provincial mandates and guidelines.

Computer Use

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Computers are available in the Library, which has been reconfigured to allow for social distancing.  Computer sessions are limited to 30-minutes per person, per day. This time limit is to allow for COVID-19 related cleaning and to ensure equal access to the internet. Borrowers will be asked to use hand sanitizer prior to using a computer. Important details include:

 

  • Borrowers will be able to use a computer for one half-hour per day on a first-come, first-served basis;
  • Check in with a BWG Library staff member when you arrive to join the queue;
  • No library card is required to use the Wi-Fi or to access our computers;
  • In accordance with local regulations, all borrowers and staff are required to wear a mask or face covering while in the Library and social distancing must be maintained.

 

photo of computer cafe

Library hours

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Monday   

9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

 

Tuesday

9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

 

Wednesday

9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

 

Thursday

9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

 

Friday

9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

 

Saturday

9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

 

Sunday

Closed

 

Sept. 30, 2021

Closed

 

Oct. 11, 2021

Closed

Virtual Programs

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The Library will continue to provide Virtual Programs.  Explore details about our Virtual Programs here.

Reliable Sources of COVID-19 Information

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