All month, branches of Bruce County Public Library offer curb-side pickup for your choice of books, DVDs and other material. Request on-line or by phone, and you'll receive notification of your pickup appointment at the same branch you usually visit. The Libraries also have on-line storytimes and other activities to enjoy at home whether you are a kid, a parent, a childcarer, or keeping cool indoors.


July 3
On-line Trivia
Bruce County Public Library
Go online to sign up and try your skill at answering. See also July 7


Saturday, July 4 to July 12
Family Fishing Week in Ontario
Fish as a family without licence fees. Other rules do apply.
Who knows, you may catch a terrific fish story! Details at
Tuesday July 7
Late-night On-line Trivia
Another virtual event brought to you by Bruce County Public Library.
Go to
Wednesday, July 8
7:30 p.m.

Webinar hosted by Huron County OGS open to Bruce County GS and friends
Speaker is Steve Fulton, President of Ontario Ancestors
Cemeteries, beyond the Headstones - What more can we learn?
Register in advance for this meeting:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing
information about joining the meeting.

Jul 13, 2020 7:00 PM
The Importance of Cemetery Stones in Genealogy

 Webinar hosted by Bruce County Genealogical Society
Register in advance for this meeting:
 After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing
information about joining the meeting.


Thursday July 9 and 16
Writers' Round Table 2 – 4 p.m.
Via Skype
Although we prefer getting together, the group has decided to continue virtual meetings for now. To take part, please contact Lee Johnston for the sign-in info by the Sunday prior i.e. July 6 and 13. She'll share the list of participants to whom you e-mail your work-in-progress for friendly feedback. Sit at home, sip a cool beverage of choice, and enjoy this group.


Tuesday, July 28
Writers' BLOC 7-9 p.m.
On your own computer BLOC participants are not meeting in person, but still have fun and lively exchanges. This month, a choice of challenges: up to 1,000 words in any genre: prose, poetry, dialogue, etc, including 'as above, so below' or a piece written from an animal's point of view. Or you could combine both. Let Anne know by Sunday, July 26 to receive the list of participants' emails Then on Tuesday, send out your manuscript to everyone, receive the others' and share comments and feedback by e-mail.