Nipissing First Nation

Site: Nipissing First Nation Public Library

Service: Library Services

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN) 
Primary Tribal Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson Huron Treaty 
 
Homework Assistance Program Coordinator: Jessica Commanda, ph: 705-753-3755
Description (Agency) Offers public library services
Description (Service)
  • Loans books, magazines, and audio-visual material (DVDs, CDs, audio books), obituary files, genealogy collections, 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 Mon-Tue,Thu 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm, 6 pm-9 pm * Wed 6 pm-9 pm * Fri 9 am-12 noon
Areas Served Nipissing District ; Nipissing First Nation
Eligibility Members of Nipissing First Nation
Application Membership required to borrow items
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees Service - Photocopies, Laminating, Faxing; Non-resident fees apply
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-753-6997
Fax 705-753-3755
Website www.kendaaswin.ca
Primary Executive Christina Beaucage, Library Supervisor; Email: christinab@nfn.ca
Alternate Executive Shawnee Penasse, Communty Access Program Worker; Email: libraryworker@nfn.ca
Site Location Community is approx 37 km W of North Bay off Hwy 17 at Dutrisac Rd, Sturgeon Falls
Located In Community Garden Village
Address 36 Semo Rd
Garden Village, ON P2B 3K2
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)