Okanagan Regional Library Board Highlights from September 17th, 2014
The September Board Meeting was held in Summerland, BC, to allow the board to participate in the ground-breaking ceremony for the new Summerland Branch of the ORL!
Summerland Building Committee Report
Carol Zanon, Chair of the Summerland Building Committee, thanked her committee members for their hard work which has allowed the Summerland Building project to move forward so rapidly. The final detailed design by Urban Arts Architecture is almost complete, based on input from the community of Summerland, Summerland library staff, District of Summerland and Tango Management.» Read More
An Important Message from the Okanagan Regional Library
Update #2 - September 29, 2014
As the transition to a new computer system continues, these services will be unavailable from September 29 to October 5:
- Placing holds
- Renewing material
- Paying for fines
- Returning books
You can search the catalogue, but please know that it is a snapshot of what the catalogue looked like on September 28.» Read More
Library Plans Approved for new Summerland Building!
Okanagan Regional Library has received official support from the District of Summerland Council for their plans for a new library building in Summerland.
After an extensive public consultation with patrons and other interested stakeholders in Summerland, an initial design was drafted by architects from Urban Arts Architecture. These plans were supported by district staff and the Summerland Design Committee, resulting in a successful presentation and adoption by council at their August 25th meeting.
Board Chair Catherine Lord was pleased with the evening’s results.» Read More
ORL Photo Contest!
We are redesigning our Friends of the Library Book Bags and your photo could be featured!
Send in your photo, along with your name, phone number and the place where the photo was taken.
All entries must be in to email@example.com by Friday, August 29th at 4 pm.
Digital photos must be 300 dpi at 8" by 10" with a maximum file size of 10 megabytes.
Entrants must be registered ORL library card holders. Photos must portray a location within the ORL service area.
Each entry will go into a random draw for a $50 gift card to the book store of your choice.» Read More