Support the Library

 There are many ways you can show your support for the Bon Accord Public Library
 

Library Board

Attend Board meetings and get to know what is happening in your library. We are looking for people from all walks of life and levels of expertise.The minimum commitment includes monthly meetings at the Library, except for July and August.

If you would like more information or think this opportunity is for you, please download an application form or pick one up from the library staff.
 
Board Meetings
The Board meets the second Monday of each month at 7:30pm in the Library. Everyone is encouraged to attend, new members and new ideas are always welcome!

Vice Chair: Christine Giles
Next meeting to be announced. 

Friends of the Bon Accord Public Library

Friends of the Bon Accord Public Library Society was formed in 2004 as a fundraising organization for the library.

Any member of the Bon Accord Public Library may be a member of the Friends. There is no membership fee. All that is required is an interest in the library and the willingness to share creative ideas and the initiative to undertake projects which will help fund projects in the library beyond what the library budget can support.
 

Friends Meetings

The Friends meet the second Monday of the month at 6:30pm in the Library. Everyone is encouraged to attend, new members and new ideas are always welcome!

*when second Monday is a holiday, meetings are generally held on the third Monday, check with library staff for upcoming dates

Chair: Brenda Gosbjorn
Next meeting is to be announced.
 

Recent Projects
Penny Drive 
 

Speak Out 

Tell others about how great the Library is, what programs we have and how they can be a part of the Library community.

Talk to our County & Town Counsellors about how we can support the Library together.

Write to our MLA (Members of the Legislative Assembly) requesting their continued support of Libraries
 

Volunteer

Support the library by volunteering!

There are many ways you can help the Library:

  • Shelving books
  • Unpacking interlibrary loans
  • Help run programs (kids, adults, crafts & computers)
  • Recommend books (i.e. Teen Advisory Board)
  • Help with special events (i.e. Highway clean up & Silent Auction)
  • Photography

And much much more.Tell us your ideas!
 

Donate

  • Donate $20 or more and receive Tax Receipts
  • Materials (Books, movies & Office Supplies)
  • Craft Supplies
  • Art / Art Supplies
  • Feedback (tell us what we are doing well & how we can improve)
     

Rentals

Popcorn Machine Rental

 Popcorn Machine Everyone loves popcorn and is perfect for Parties and Reunions.

For Birthdays and small parties up to 30 people: $50.00 a day

(Popcorn Machine, Popcorn, and Popcorn Bags optional)
 

For Birthdays and large parties up to 100 people: $110 for two days

(Popcorn Machine, Popcorn, and Popcorn Bags optional)


For more information or to reserve the Popcorn Machine, call Brenda Gosbjorn or leave your name and contact information at the Library.

Please note, a refundable damage deposit is required.
 

Facility Rental

The Library's Program room, fit with a kitchenette, is available for renting!
It is a great meeting room and perfect for small parties.

For more information or to reserve the Program room, please contact the Library.
 

Contact us

Bon Accord Public Library
Box 749
Bon Accord, AB T0A 0K0

Phone (780) 921-2540
Fax (780) 921-2580