Between the Covers – September 13

New books

New on the seven day fiction shelf this week:  “Collared” by David Rosenfelt, “Look Behind You” by Iris & Roy Johansen, “The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo” by Taylor Jenkins Reid, and “Watch Me Disappear” by Janelle Brown.

New on the seven day non-fiction shelf this week: “Killing the Rising Sun” by Bill O’Reilly.

New children’s books this week are: “Culture & Crafts of Canada” and “Marvel”.


After school programs

We will be starting our after school programs on October 3rd.  Stay tuned for the list of clubs being made available by Cheyanne Coles, our after school program coordinator.  Welcome, Cheyanne!


Drop Box

We are now operating with our new drop box in place.  You may deposit your returns only in the drop box when the library is closed.


Staff Picks for the Month of September are:

“Notorious” by Allison Brennan, “The Survivors Club” by Lisa Gardiner, “The Light Between Oceans” by M.L. Steadman, and “The Widow” by Fiona Barton.

“Following the twists and turns of an unimaginable crime, ‘The Widow’ is an electrifying debut thriller that will take you into the dark space that exist between a husband and a wife.  When the police started asking question, Jean Taylor turned into a different woman.  One who enabled her and her husband to carry on when more bad things began to happen…


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.


The Wawa Public Library is planning for the future!  We are conducting a community survey and we need your input.  Please take a few minutes to complete this anonymous survey either at the Library or at   If you would like to add your name, your name will be put into a draw for a prize in September.  If you haven’t filled out your survey yet, please help us by filling one out.


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. at the Library.   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.

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