Community Info

Royal Bank Historical Society The Rydal Bank Historical Society was formed in 1989 and its mandate is to collect, record […]


Volunteers are an intrical part of our library. They assist us with the circulation of material, shelving of books, assisting patrons on computers, changing displays and assisting with special programs and events.

Your decision to give of your time to the library means that you are giving invaluable service to the community, as well as the library staff.

New volunteers are trained individually at their own pace and encouraged to ask lots of questions. If you are interested in volunteering come to the library and complete our volunteer application.

Commuity Service Hours

The library has been authorized to provide Community Services Hours to students at CASS. If you are interested in obtaining your hours, contact the library to make arrangements for a time and activity.


Kids Zone

Read it and Rate it! Kids tell kids what they think of the books they have read. Animal and Nature […]


Teen Zone

Teen Reads Write a review about a book you’ve read from our collection. Teen Writing Share your own writings with […]


Reader Advisory Service

If You Like… Then You Should Try… Jean Auel Michael GearLinda Lay Shuler Maeve Binchy Colleen McColloughBelva PlainJoyce Carol OatesAnne […]


Programs and Events

Who likes to read Each year, in honour of Public Library Week, members from the community are selected to read to the classes at Johnson Tarbutt Central School and Arthur…

New Arrivals

November 2011Abu-Jaber, Diana—Birds of ParadiseBaldacci, David—Zero DayBradley, Alan—I Am Half-sick of shadowsCornwell, Bernard—Death of KingsCremer, Andrea—NightshadeEverson, Eva Marie—Chasing SunsetsFyfield, Frances—Cold to the Touch (2009)Gregory, Philippa—The Lady of the RiversGrisham, John—The…

Special Services

Interlibrary Loans Materials that are not available at the Bruce Mines and Plummer Additional Union Public Library may be requested through the Interlibrary Loan service at no charge. Requests must…