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Library-to-Go

Library-to-Go is a mobile library service that makes Pincourt Library services more accessible.

This service is designed especially for:

  • Young children
  • Seniors
  • People with reduced mobility

Thanks to the work of volunteers, more people can now enjoy the pleasure of reading.

  • For children up to 5 years of age

    Volunteer’s role

    Reading stories to children and delivering books to daycares and in-home child care services in Pincourt.

    Goal: promote the pleasure of reading and create a long-lasting emotional bond between children and libraries.

  • For seniors

    Volunteer’s role

    Borrowing books and reading to the elderly.

    Goal: break the isolation of the elderly and extend the pleasure of reading.

  • Books-to-Go

    Books-to-Go, another facet of the Library-to-Go program, is a transportation service for anyone with limited access to the Library. Through Books-to-Go, such clients as people with limited mobility are able to visit the Library or borrow books from home.

    Volunteer’s role

    Borrowing and delivering books to users’ homes, and driving people to the Library.

  • Becoming a volunteer

    Three easy steps:

    1- Contact the Town employee in charge of social and cultural development:

    514 453-2040, poste 273
    f.hamel@villepincourt.qc.ca

    2 - Complete the required documents (including the consent form for a police background check).

    3 - Choose the type(s) of clients with whom you wish to work.

    You will then be matched with a daycare centre or individual. You can decide together on the frequency and timing of your visits.

    Throughout the duration of your volunteer services, the Town will encourage sharing and dialogue between volunteers. The Town is also committed to supplying you with everything you need to make your role as pleasant as possible.