Box 1198 (Mailing Address)
9533 Main Street (Location)
Summerland, B.C. V0H 1Z0
Book returns are located to the left of the main doors on Main Street.
Please find our events below on the branch calendar, or search the ORL Calendar of Events.
|Tuesday:||10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.|
|Wednesday:||10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.|
|Thursday:||10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.|
|Friday:||10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.|
|Saturday:||10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.|
|All branches are closed on statutory holidays|
Parking is available at the west side and directly in front of the library in Summerland. (Wheelchair/walker ramp is accessible from this point.)
Registration for the winter sessions is underway. Storytime for 3 1/2 -5 year olds, Toddlertime for 2 & 3 year olds (with an adult) and Rhymetime for babies 2 & under (with an adult) Please call or drop in to the library to register for these free programs.
Join us for a sampling of poems read aloud. Bring your favourite poem to share with the group. A little something for everyone - dramatic, funny, romantic or silly poems to make you smile. Tea served - Everyone welcome. (content is mostly for adults though some children's poetry is occasionally included)
Join us for a reader's gathering. Bring your favourite most recent read to share with other book lovers. Find a new author or discover an unfamiliar genre. BookChat is sure to engage - pitch your newest 'best read' in 5 minutes and hear what everyone else has been reading. Refreshments served. Bring a friend!
The bookclub meets monthly during the winter and spring to discuss a wide variety of fiction, non-fiction and biography. The choices range from popular fiction to classics to Canadian selections. The fall session of the bookclub has concluded. We will meet Saturday, February 20th at 11am to discuss "Brain on Fire" by Susanah Cahalan. The winter reading list is available at the library desk.
This volunteer group has been active at the Summerland Library since 1999. Volunteers bring library materials to those that are homebound and cannot get into the library. If you are interested in joining this group of dedicated volunteers please ask at the circulation desk.
"To encourage and support literacy for all". The Friends of the Library advocate awareness of library services through their support of programs, presenting author visits and hands-on participation in literacy-based activities. The directors of the FOSLS meet the first Thursday each month downstairs in the library basement viewing room.