Between the Covers – August 9

New books

New on the seven day fiction shelf this week: “Tom Clancy Point of Contact” by Mike Maden, “Against All Odds” by Danielle Steel, “Lilli De Jong” by Janet Benton, and “The Silent Corner” by Kean Koontz.


New children’s books this week are: “An Old Man’s Winter Night”, A Brush Full of Colour”, Dear Baobab”, and in the French section “Comment fonctionne le Governement au Canada” and “Le Chandail de Hockey”.


TD Summer Reading Club

The TD Summer Reading Club started Monday, July 3 as well as craft club, play with clay, science club and game day. Some of the programs are sign up and some are drop in so please check with the staff at the library. You can call the library at 856-2244 ext 290 for more information.   Hope to see you at the Library this summer!


Used Battery Collection & Computer Cartridge Recycling

We are a collection site for single use batteries, computer cartridges & toners. You can drop them off at the circulation desk at the Wawa Public Library.


The Library will be open throughout the summer as the Board & staff would like to fulfill the community’s needs. The library is closed Sundays, Mondays and all holidays. We are open Tuesday through Thursday from 11:30 – 8:00 pm; Friday 11:30 – 5:00 pm, and Saturday from noon until 2 pm.


Telephone – 705-856-2244 ext 290 for the circulation desk or ext 291 to reach the librarian’s office, or email us at


Public Access Computers, Ipads & WiFi


WiFi is available at the library – please register at the circulation desk if you are accessing our library Wifi. We need to track the usage for statistical purposes. Thank you!   We have 2 public computers as well as 3 I-pads available for public use. Please inquire at the circulation desk.


Board Meetings

The Wawa Public Library Board meetings are held the third Monday of each month at 6:30p.m. in the Library. There will be no meetings for the months of July and August. The next meeting will be held on September 18 at 6:30p.m. Everyone is welcome!


Check out the Wawa History page as well as The Wawa Public Library on Facebook. Our Wawa History website is


Remember – library membership is FREE to residents of the Municipality of Wawa and contracting communities.