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Lumby

Box 116 (Mailing Address)
2250 Shields Avenue (Location)

Lumby, B.C. V0E 2G0
(250) 547-9528

The Lumby Branch is located in the Lumby Community Centre.

When the library is closed there is a book drop bin located on the side of the walkway entering the building.

Please find our events below on the branch calendar, or search the ORL Calendar of Events.

Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Thursday: 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Sunday: CLOSED
All ORL branches are closed on statutory holidays

Free public parking is available in front of the library.

 

Summer Reading Club 2016

 

 

All Reading Logs and activity sheets need to be returned by 7:00 PM on August the 18th in order for you to receive your certificate and medal at the Celebration on the 25th!

Summer Reading Club members are invited to play "Readopoly" up until 2:00 PM August 17th. This is a great opportunity to win an eReader that was generously donated by Best Buy Mobile in the Village Green Centre. 

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July 7th We made a clay pot.

We had a great kick off Magic Show with Leif David on July 7th.

Chris the Clown entertained a large crowd on July 14th. in the Library.

We discovered Mexico on July 21st. - Stories, Spanish, games and crafts. We finished glazing our pinch pots with Mary from Colour Time Ceramic Studio in Vernon. We experienced the flavours of Mexico with food by Joy's Addiction  - Joythentic Mexican Cuisine. joysaddiction.hotsauce@gmail.com

 

We discovered all things BC on August 11th- We discovered stories from BC, traditional tastes of our First Nations people and made a raft. We had a talk from the Information Center and took the group to the museum to experience Lumby's history.

Celebration Day on August 25th.

Under 5s  Read to Me program can earn stickers and also do some colouring pages up to the 17th of August.

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August 27th you will find our booth at the Lumby Community Market - Butter Tart Festival

We will share information about the resources available through your library membership as well as have a story time in the park. Come see us at the market!

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Book Club - Meeting days will be the first Wednesday of the month

Do you like to share your latest read and engage in lively discussions? Lumby Branch invites you to join our book club that occurs once per month. It is open to all interested adults and preregistration is not required. Coffee will be provided.  

The title chosen this month is:

 

 The surgeon

 

Next meeting of the club will be September 7th at 1:00.

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Lego Club -  Will return in the Fall

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Makerspace Tuesdays - Will return in the Fall

You will be able to come create a new project each month as we supply the materials and directions. We will have a new material to work with each month and you take your finished project home. Try your hand at a new skill; all it takes is a little bit of your time. 

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Common Threads - Will return in the Fall

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Adult Colouring Book Weekends

 

Saturdays

Colour inside or outside the lines at our Colouring Book Weekends.  Drop in; we'll have colouring sheets, pencil crayons and markers ready to go!   Or feel free to bring in your own colouring books and crayons.  Kids and teens are welcome too!  And if you want to display your finished picture, we'll be happy to put  it on display in the library.

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Partnership with the Museum

The library has partnered with the museum to enable you to take a trip through time as you explore the artifacts that we have on display. The collection is especially unique to Lumby history.

Thank you to the museum for helping us do this.

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Basic eBook Information

Please feel free to use our eBook collections; Check here to see if your eReader or Tablet is compatible with the library's eBook provider.

For some tips on purchasing an eReader/Tablet please check out the ORL's Blog post that's loaded with tips. 

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Tours

We welcome tours and visits. Please contact us to set a date and make your library visit great!

To book your free tour contact Lumby Branch at 250-547-9528.