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Events Calendar

Feb
21
Tue
Music Jam
Feb 21 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Frets,_guitar_neck,_C-major_chordWeekly Tuesday Night Music Jam

Meet other local musicians.
Learn new music.

Feb
22
Wed
Annual General Meeting
Feb 22 @ 6:00 PM
Feb
23
Thu
Fibre Arts Group
Feb 23 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

fibreartsgroupJoin us every Thursday morning from 10-12 for all things fibre art! Bring your knitting, crochet or needwork project. Socialize over a cup of coffee or tea while crafting with others!

Book Discussion Group
Feb 23 @ 1:30 PM

booksBook Discussion Group

Each month the library hosts a Book Discussion Group.
There is a different theme each month.
February’s theme is “Western”.

Feb
27
Mon
Geek Squad
Feb 27 @ 3:00 PM

GeekSquadKids ages 9-13.
Come explore the digital world!
We Are Creating Games Using Scratch!
Delving Into The World Of Robotics!
Limited Spots, Call Us To Let Us Know Your Coming!

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We're Hiring!

The McBride & District Public Library is seeking a Library Assistant for a permanent part-time position (Tuesdays: 10-5pm and Fridays: 2-9pm, with some flexibility required).

Responsibilities will include:

  • Managing our inter-library loans systems;
  • Cataloguing new materials (with training, if required);
  • Readers’ advisory and reference services for all patrons;
  • Training and support for community members, including with technology-related questions;
  • Planning, implementing and evaluating relevant programming in consultation with community partners;
  • Supervision of staff and volunteers in absence of Library Director; and
  • Assisting with daily operations of the library.

We’re looking for an energetic, motivated candidate with the following qualifications:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with a strong commitment to public service for all ages;
  • Detail-oriented, with excellent organizational skills;
  • Strong research skills;
  • A keen interest in life-long learning;
  • The ability to teach one-on-one or in small groups;
  • Superior problem-solving skills, including in a digital environment;
  • Comfort with computers (word processing software, the internet, and mobile applications) and a curiosity for new technologies;
  • Self-motivated, working well independently as well as part of a team;
  • Flexibility and a sense of humour; and
  • A love of books.

Please send your resume and a letter outlining your qualifications to Naomi at library@mcbridebc.org by 4:00pm, February 10th.

We appreciate all interests, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Hours of Operation

  • Mon closed
  • Tues 10am5pm&7pm9pm
  • Wed 10am5pm
  • Thurs 10am5pm
  • Fri 2pm9pm
  • Sat 2pm5pm
  • Sun closed

McBride & District Public Library

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PO Box 489
McBride BC V0J 2E0
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