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Box 1198 (Mailing Address)
9525 Wharton Street (Location)
Summerland, B.C. V0H 1Z0
(250) 494-5591

When the library is closed there is a book drop bin located at the top of the stairs near the main door. 

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

Monday: CLOSED
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.
Sunday: CLOSED
All branches 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.)

Event Details:

Library BookclubMarch 17, 2012

This month's selection is "Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close" by Jonathan Safran Foer.  Join us for a cup of coffee and what's sure to be a lively discussion as we explore this unique piece of writing.  Everyone welcome!


Funny Business

Summer Reading Club 2014 is almost here!  This program is for school-aged readers (5-12yrs)  Registration begins on Saturday, June 14th and is ongoing.  Programs Tuesday evenings 7-8pm during July and August (tickets required).  Kids bookclub Thursday mornings 10-11am - Drop in.  Join the club, it's FREE! 


Funny Business Magic Show 

Help us kick off the Summer Reading club!

Tuesday, June 24   6:30 pm

Magic, Comedy and Audience participation -

Fun for the entire family!

Everyone welcome to this free event



iPad Club

The iPad Club has suspended meetings until the fall.  Watch for reminders at the end of the summer.

Children's Programs

The winter session of preschool programs has now concluded.  The next session will begin in the fall. 

Library Bookclub

The bookclub meets each month during the fall, winter and spring months.   The spring 2014 reading list is available at the library desk.   The final spring meeting is Saturday,  May 24th , to discuss "Too Much Happiness" by Alice Munro.   

Join us for a lively conversation, coffee and great books! 



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.



The Friends of the Summerland Library mission statement:

 "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.