Point Alexander Library is open Monday to Thursday, and Saturday at various hours. Come check out a book, use our computers, tablet and e-reader, or just relax in our reading/play area.
Discover your next great read here. We're readers just like you.
The Chalk River Branch is open to serve your library needs. We have several children's programs. A game room equipped with board games and a WiiU. Also several computers and tablets for patrons to sign out/use.
Check out the children's section of the Chalk River Branch.
Our board meetings are scheduled for the 2nd Monday of each month; excluding July and August.
Come check out our Museum passes. These can be checked out just like any other item at the library. We have family passes for The Ottawa Museum Network, Renfrew County Museums, Canada Aviation and Space Museum, Canada Agriculture and Food Museum, and the Canada Science and Technology Museum (currently unavailable due to construction)
Join the Open Book Night. Drop in (no signup required) to a generalist book club that picks wide themes and lets you read what you want to read. The group meets once per month in the Pt. Alexander Branch at 7pm. Call 584-2714 for more information about the next scheduled meeting.

GOOD NEWS !!

As of Monday 14 September, both Chalk River and Point Alexander branches of Laurentian Hills Library have been offering a combination of Restricted Opening and Curbside Delivery!

Investigate the titles on our NEW BOOKS list, or search the online catalogue on the website https://laurentianhillspl.insigniails.com/Library/Home. You can request some of our many magazines or DVDs as well.

Chalk River schedule:
Restricted opening on Tuesday evenings 6-8 pm. and Saturday mornings 10-12 am.
Curbside continues on Monday and Wednesday afternoons 1-3 pm.

Point Alexander schedule is changed to:
Restricted opening Monday to Thursday afternoons 1-3 pm.
Curbside is also available Monday to Thursday.
Closed Saturday morning.

A limit of 2 patrons may enter the Branch to browse and borrow items. Calling ahead to book a time is recommended and returned items are to be put in the outside drop box.

Hand cleaning, wearing of face masks and social-distancing is a requirement. There is no access to the seating and children's area, and computers are not available.

Patrons are very welcome to continue borrowing items at both branches using the Curbside Service. Call Chalk River Library (613)589-2966 and Point Alexander Library (613)584-2714 to place your requests.

We look forward to seeing and hearing from you.

Porch Pick-up

You can still borrow items by using Porch Pick-up, our own version of Curbside Delivery. Here is how to do it:

  • Call the library and leave your list of requests and include your name and phone number.

    Chalk River Branch 613-589-2966 or Point Alexander Branch 613-584-2714

  • The items will be pulled from the shelves and packaged. When your order is ready you will be notified to pick it up from the porch.

  • When you return your loans, please put them in the outside Book Return box.

Outside of library hours, please leave a message on the answering machine. There are many good books on the shelves, so please call.

 

 

 

Branches and Events

Branch location, hours and contact

RR1 - 34465 Highway 17
Deep River, ON K0J 1P0
Phone: 613.584.2714
FAX: 613.584.9145
library@laurentianhills.ca

Contact Us
Mon
 6:30 - 8:30
Tue
 10:00 - 12:00 | 1:00 - 3:00
Wed
 10:00 - 12:00 | 6:30 - 8:30
Thu
 10:00 - 12:00 | 1:00 - 3:00
Fri
 Closed
Sat
 10:00 - 12:00
Sun
 Closed

(Closed Fridays, Sundays and holidays)

15 Main Street
Chalk River, ON K0J 1J0
Phone: 613.589.2966
FAX: 613.589.9759
crlibrary@laurentianhills.ca
Jenny Dickson, Branch Librarian
Contact Us
Mon
 3:00 - 6:00
Tue
 6:00 - 8:00
Wed
 3:00 - 5:00
Thu
 1:00 - 4:00
Fri
 Closed
Sat
 10:00 - 12:00
Sun
 Closed

(Closed Fridays, Sundays and holidays)

Whats happening at the library/Coming events

  • No upcoming events
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