Box 1289 (Mailing Address)
605 Campbell Avenue (Location)
Revelstoke, B.C. V0E 2S0
The Revelstoke Branch is located in the Community Centre on Campbell Avenue.
When the library is closed there is a book drop bin located outside the main entrance of the building.
Please find our events below on the branch calendar, or search the ORL Calendar of Events.
|Tuesday:||12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.|
|Wednesday:||12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.|
|Thursday:||10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.|
|Friday:||10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.|
|Saturday:||10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.|
|All branches closed December 23rd through January 1st for the holidays|
Free parking is available in the Community Centre parking lot on the south side of the building.
Ages 2- 3 1/2 years with caregiver
Please join us as celebrate winter with stories, songs, and fun. All programs are free but space is limited.
Come and see a trained rescue dog at the library. The author of the newly released Radar the Rescue Dog, Janet Love Morrison, and our very own local illustrator, Zuzana Driediger, will be here to visit us and talk about avalanche and moutain safety just in time for winter! This is a free, drop-in event.
Date: Saturday, December 7
Time: 12:00 PM
For: all ages
Perfect for children who love stories and might even sit still for them! Puppetry, songs, rhymes, and imagination activities may be included as children are introduced to the joy of reading.
Date: September 26 to December 5
Time: Thursdays 1:15 to 2:00 PM
For: Parents and children ages 3+ to 5 years
Come and enjoy this playful, interactive storytime, full of bouncy rhymes, short stories, songs and simple puppetry. This program emphasizes early literacy skills and is a great way to meet others. Please note: we have added a second session of this program at 9:15 to 9:45 AM on Fridays.
Date: October 3 to November 22
Time: Fridays from 9:15 to 9:45 AM OR 10:15 to 10:45 AM
For: Parents, caregivers, and children from ages 2 to 3+ years
We would love to come to your class for a visit or have your class come to the library for a tour and a storytime! Please give us a call at 250-837-5095 for more information and to set up a time.
Date: Saturday, November 30
Time: 2:00 to 3:00 PM
Laura Stovel and a few of the gardeners featured in her new book will present some tips and interesting stories from the past and present about fruit and vegetable gardening and farming in the Revelstoke area. Drop in for this free event.
Date: Tuesday, December 3
Time: 7:00 PM
For: all ages
Do you knit, crochet, cross-stitch, needlepoint or latch-hook? Whether you are experienced or just beginning to learn, come and join the fun as we learn together! Participants are asked to bring their own supplies. This is a FREE program and open to all ages.
Date: September 24 to November 26 on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month
Time: 7:00 to 9:00 PM
For: Beginner and experienced (all ages)
Our bookclub is currently full, but please feel free to leave your name with us and a second bookclub will be considered!
Open to all teens wanting a space to practice, have fun, and meet other musically- inclined young people!
Date: Every 2nd Saturday of each month
Time: 3:00 to 4:30 PM
For: Youth aged 12ish and older
Our first workshop was a great success!!! Watch this site for more workshops coming up!
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Auto Repair Reference Center *NEW
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zinio - digital magazines
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