15718 Oyama Rd.
Oyama, B.C. V4V 2E1
When the library is closed, books can be returned in the book drop bin located next to the main door.
Please find our events below on the branch calendar, or search the ORL Calendar of Events.
|Tuesday:||3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.|
|Thursday:||3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.|
|All branches are closed on statutory holidays|
Parking is available at the library.
August 11 5:30-8 pm
Here is your chance to find out! Join us for a fascinating afternoon learning abou tour universe with Colleen O'Hare of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada,Okanagan Centre. After the presentation,
(weather permitting). This is a family event with all ages welcome. Please pre-register at the Oyama Branch by phone, in person, or online (after July 1st) .
Book a Trip on an adventure this summer, with the Oyama Branch Summer Reading Club! Set your own reading goal, record your reading, and earn a medal! Bring in your completed reading record each week to earn a bonus ballot for the book draw; weekly book prizes will be given out all summer long.
All summer reading club activities are free, however, please pre-register to ensure adequate materials. Registration will be in branch and online.
Tuesday July 5 7-8 pm Book Chat (see details below under 'Oyama Book Club')
Thursday, July 7 1-3 pm Book a Trip to Grande Paris!
Listen to stories and learn about Paris and France; we'll be making our own travel /babysitting kits to take on vacation this summer!
Thursday July 21 7-8:30 pm Book a Trip to the Silly Summer Olympics
We'll be learning about Brazil, South America, and the Summer Olympics - then participate in our very own Silly Summer Olympics in the park! Bring your runners, hat, and sunscreen. Will you earn a gold medal?!
Tuesday August 2 7-8 pm Book Chat (see details below under 'Oyama Book Club')
Thursday August 4 1-3 pm Book a Trip to Prehistoric Times
Discover dinosaurs, examine and learn how fossils are made, and make your very own 'fossil' to take home!
Thursday August 18 7-8:30 pm Book a Trip on an Okanagan Adventure
Monday, August 29 6-8 pm Medal Ceremony & Uncle Chris the Clown
All are welcome to our Summer Reading Club wrap-up party and medal ceremony, featuring Uncle Chris the Clown at 7 pm!
Please join Michelle on the first Tuesday of each month at 7:00 pm for tea, treats, and a lively discussion of the month's title. Copies of each title will be available in the library one month ahead of the discussion date.
( Please note: Oyama Book Club will switch nights to meet on the first Thursday of each month starting in September.)
Drop in; no registration required!
June 7 Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
July & August Book Chat (see details below)
Sept 1 Circling the Sun by Paula McLain
Children and families are welcome to join our Oyama Book Club to share their favourite stories this summer. Bring a book you love - any genre - everyone will have five minutes to share it with the group. Goodies will be served. Children will share at 7:00 pm; adults will continue at 7:30 pm.
Every 2nd and last Thursday of the month at 7:00pm.
Wear your PJ's, bring a stuffie and join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun before going to bed.
Drop-in, it's free!
Canadian House & Home
Martha Stewart Living
Select back issues of the following magazines are also available: Boy's Life, Canadian House & Home, Canadian Living, Cooking Light, Gardens West, Girl's Life, Martha Stewart Living, Men's Health, O Magazine, Our Canada, Popular Science, Prevention, The Quilter, Seventeen, Today's Parent, and Yes!.
We have one computer available for one hour a day for members and guests to the Oyama Branch.
We have wi-fi connectivity for three hours a day for both members of the library as well as guests who bring in their own wireless devices.