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Wired Wednesdays Live : Novelist Plus (Virtual Branch) (Video)

Wired Wednesdays Live : Novelist Plus (Virtual Branch) (Video)Wednesday, August 19, 2020 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: The Blue Mountains Public Library Facebook Page

Have you read everything by your favourite author and aren't sure what to read next? Novelist Plus is a great database of "like authors" and books. Ashley will walk you through how to use this database to get your next favourite author or your next great read! Don't forget to join Ashley for Wired Wednesday Live at 1pm for your tech help questions!

Contact: Ashley
Email: librarytech@thebluemountains.ca
Website: https://www.facebook.com/thebluemountainslibrary/

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Media Release Opioid Overdose Alert July 31 2020

Media Release Opioid Overdose Alert July 31 2020

Opioid Overdoses – TOXIC SUPPLY The Grey Bruce Health Unit and Owen Sound Police would like to alert the public that fatal overdoses continue to affect our community. There have been multiple fatal overdoses in the past 5 days. It is not only affecting the larger towns and cities, but virtually every small community, hamlet and village within our region.

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Tree Trust in The Blue Mountains

Tree Trust in The Blue Mountains

Big Trees Do The Heavy Lifting - Planting a tree is heralded as a key tool in our fight against climate change. But, did you know that one large tree offers the same ecological benefits as more than 250 saplings? Big trees do heavy lifting on sequestering carbon and offer a number of valuable ecological services: reducing demand for air conditioning; providing wildlife habitat; adding beauty; and slowing storm water to name a few.

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Lobsterfest 2020 and  COVID 19

Lobsterfest 2020 and COVID 19

Plans are well underway for a Lobsterfest Dinner - not the type of event we are used to, but with your support a great fundraising opportunity for 3 partners, Marsh Street Centre, Beaver Valley Outreach and The Blue Mountains Grants and Donations Committee.

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Stage One of Business Re-Opening in Grey County

Stage One of Business Re-Opening in Grey County

The Province has now fully entered Stage 1 of re-opening during the COVID-19 pandemic allowing some businesses to re-open, if they maintain strict safety protocols. The Province and Grey Bruce Public Health are working diligently to ensure businesses have the knowledge needed to keep employees and the public safe.  

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Ontario Making Prescription Drugs More Affordable During COVID-19

Ontario Making Prescription Drugs More Affordable During COVID-19

Effective today, people using the Ontario Drug Benefit Program will not be required to pay any co-payment until July 1, 2020 for any prescription of 30+ days that is now being dispensed in installments.

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