Library COVID-19 Updates

Updated: July 22, 2021

Library Services Available

Collections and Borrowing Materials

  • Our book return drop box is now open at all times.
  • Please return Med Shed medical equipment, kits, and puzzles to the circulation desk during our open hours. Please clean medical equipment after use.
  • Due dates are back to their regular lending periods, and regular late fines are now reinstated. Learn more here.
  • Material Handling FAQs

Annex & Flex Room Use & Rentals

  • The Annex is available for quiet study. Masks are required.
  • The Annex and Flex Room are not currently available for private bookings.

Programs

Library programs may be held online, outdoors, or in the library, depending on provincial guidelines. Find out about our current programs from our home page, or by looking at our Events Calendar.

Covid-19 Policies and Plans

Library Board Meetings

Monthly board meetings will be held by Zoom video conferencing. If you would like to attend a board meeting, please email us at info@bowenlibrary.ca by 1 pm on the meeting day and we will send you Zoom link information. The Board meets each month of the year except for August and December. Meetings are on the third Thursday of the month at 7 pm.

Stay Informed on COVID-19

We recommend that you keep informed on the virus by consulting reliable sources such as:

e-Newsletters

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