Box 1198 (Mailing Address)
9525 Wharton Street (Location)
Summerland, B.C. V0H 1Z0
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.
|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 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.)
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!
Pre-school Storytime for 3 1/2 -5 yr olds. Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes. Wednesdays 10:30 - 11:15am (Parents welcome to attend or enjoy quiet time upstairs in the library)
Toddlertime for 2 and 3 yr olds with a caregiver. This dynamic program is geared to busy little ones. Share songs, rhymes, fingerplays and an introduction to stories with your little one. Thursdays 10:30 - 11:00 am
Rhymetime for babies 2 and under with a caregiver. This lively circle time is great fun for babies and adults. Share songs, bouncy rhymes, finger plays and a social time afterwards. Fridays 10:30-11:00am
Please register for these free programs at the library or call 250-494-5591
The bookclub is preparing to reconvene after the summer break. The fall reading list is available at the library service desk. Please join us on Sat., October 18th at 11 am. We will be discussing "The Ocean at the End of the Lane" by Neil Gaiman.
Join us for a lively conversation, coffee and great books!
This is a collaborative sharing session where iPad users gather to trade tips and ideas that have been helpful in learning to use the device. (this is not a technical instruction session) Join this drop-in group and enjoy a cup of tea and learn something new about your iPad. Next meeting Thursday, October 16 at 3pm. Please bring your library card and Apple I.D. along with your fully charged iPad.
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.