Whitefish River First Nation

Site: Whitefish River First Nation Public Library

Service: Library Services

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: United Chiefs & Councils of Mnidoo Mnising (UCCMM)  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)  
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Description (Service)
  • Loans books, magazines, and audio-visual material (DVDs, CDs, audio books), periodicals, e-books, video games 
  • Offers online catalog 
  • Provides faxing, photocopying, scanning and printing services 
  • Provides computer and internet access 
  • Offers inter-library loans 
  • Provides assistance with reference and research 
  • Offers meeting rooms for public use 
 
Offers a variety of age-appropriate programs and services. Call for more information on programs and services available at this location. Examples include:  
  • Book clubs  
  • Computer classes  
  • Homework help  
  • Literacy programs  
  • Movie nights  
  • Parent and child drop-in program  
  • Reading programs  
  • Story time  
  • Tutoring
Hours Tue-Sat 1 pm-7 pm
Areas Served Whitefish River First Nation
Eligibility Membership required to borrow items
Application Call or visit the library for membership information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees Service - Photocopies, Laminating, Faxing; Non-resident fees apply
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-285-1888
Fax 705-285-4532
E-Mail evelynj@whitefishriver.ca
Website www.whitefishriver.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Executive Evelyn Jacko, Librarian
Alternate Executive Art Jacko, Band Manager; Phone: 705-285-4335; Email: ajacko@whitefishriver.ca
Site Location Community is in village of Birch Island off Hwy 6 just N of Manitoulin Island, 20 kms N of LIttle Current and 68 km SW of Sudbury
Located In Community Whitefish River First Nation
Address 52 Bay of Islands Rd
Birch Island, ON P0P 1A0
 
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Intersection Bay of Islands Rd and Rainbow Ridge Rd
Mailing Address PO Box 188 
Birch Island, ON P0P 1A0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)