Biigtigong Nishnaabeg

Site: Pic River Elementary School

Service: Library Services

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Unaffiliated 
Provincial Territorial Organization: Anishinabek Nation, Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Agency) Offers public library services
Description (Service) Operates a community public library and loans out various items including the following: 
  • Books, magazines, and audio visual material (DVDs, CDs), and video games (only for use at library) 
  • Material available through inter library loan
 
Offers the following services and use of equipment: 
  • Computers and printers 
  • Faxing, laminating and photocopying 
  • Internet and wireless access 
  • Information service 
  • Reference and research help
 
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 
  • Homework help 
  • Literacy programs 
  • Reading programs 
  • Story time
Hours Mon, Wed-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm * Tue 8:30 am-12 noon, 6 pm-9 pm
Areas Served Ojibways of the Pic River First Nation
Eligibility Members of Biigtigong Nishnaabeg (formerly known as Ojibways of the Pic River First Nation)
Application Membership required to borrow items
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibwe, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-229-0630
Fax 807-229-1944
Website www.picriver.com
Primary Executive Glenda Michano Nabigon, Chief Executive Officer
Alternate Executive Joanne Michano, Band Administrator; Phone: 807-229-1749 ext 215; Email: joanne.michano@picriver.com
Site Location Reserve is on Hwy 627 at mouth of Pic River along N shore of Lake Superior approx 13 km SE of Marathon
Located In Community Ojibways of the Pic River First Nation
Address Pic River Elementary School
21 Rabbit Dr
Heron Bay, ON P0T 1R0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Pic River Public Library 
PO Box 216 
Heron Bay, ON P0T 1R0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)