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River John Public Library Janice Murray Gill Memorial Library

River John LibraryThe River John Public Library & Innovation Center is located just off of Route 6, Sunrise Trail (across the bridge, on West Branch Road). River John Public Library is one of seven branches in our regional library system. We offer a full range of free services and access to the resources of all Nova Scotia public libraries. River John Library is an @NS community technology access site. At the River John Library you can access a wireless hotspot to high speed Internet. The Library is also host to the River John Community Web Site at www.riverjohn.com. Visit and see what the community has to offer!

Programming at the River John Library

All library programs are offered free of charge, although space is limited - so please call the Library for more information, and to register 902-351-2599.

Regular library programs are offered through the fall until the spring (from September to June). Over the summer months, special programming (such as the Summer Reading Clubs for children) is offered.

As well as regular library programs and events join us for workshops, presentations and evening seminars on a variety of topics. Some of our special programs include, Summer Reading Clubs for kids, Author Readings and book signings.

Summer residents are welcome to use the Library as well, simply drop by for your borrower's card.

In addition to the regular library services, this branch features a board room, an outreach office (both of which may be reserved), and a computer training area. Please call for availabilities 902-351-2599. View the program use guidelines.

Facility Rentals

The Office  $15 half day or $25 full day. Free for non-profit organizations and individuals not engaged in business activities. (examples: job interviews, online courses, online tests) 
The Boardroom $15 half day or $25 full day. Free for non-profit organizations.
The Technology Area   $50 half day or $100 full day.

Priority for use of the office is for virtual health purposes or persons with disabilities.

River John Public Library also has a glass cabinet diplay area available for public art. Please call for details 902 351-2599.

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