The Peachland library branch remains temporarily closed for repairs, until further notice.
Its book drops are closed. Hang on to your borrowed items or drop them off at our other ORL locations.
Requested items will be sent to Westbank library branch. Peachland customers receiving an email after 5:00 PM indicating a hold is ready, please wait until the next open day before picking it up.
All ORL Branches are closed on statutory holidays
We have moved across the parking lot!
Book return is located to the right of the main doors. Our book drops are open 24 hours except for Halloween night, Easter weekend and Christmas closure, when they are locked.
View the full Armstrong Branch Events Calendar, or click on an event below, to see additional details & registration info.
Armstrong LEGO activities continue on FRIDAY evenings 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm.
LEGO blocks are available for 6 to 12 year olds. DUPLO blocks are available for 3 to 5 year olds.
Children should be accompanied by an adult who can help and supervise if needed. Staff may not be able to closely supervise children during this activity.
*Please note, there will be NO lego night on March 24th due to our move.
Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays, puppets, and a whole lot of family fun.
Story times will be held the second and fourth Saturday at 11:00 am, specifically
Summer Reading Club registration will begin on TUESDAY, JUNE 20TH. We will post more information for a "Walk on the Wild Side" soon! Stay tuned!
Fridays starting May 5 - June 30
Join us at the library for books, great discussion, and good company in the meeting room!
Book club discussions occur the first Wednesday of each month and start at 1:00 pm.
May 3rd: I Shall Not Hate by Izzeldin Abuelaish
June 7th: The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George
July or August no Meeting
September 6th: Come and share a book you have recently enjoyed.
Tuesday May 9 at 10:30AM
Can we heal ourselves with our food choices? Practical steps for a health promoting diet and lifestyle presented by Juanita Miller CNP, ROHP - Nutritionist and Health Educator.
Juanita Miller is a Certified Nutritionist and Health Educator who helps her clients
improve their health and feel beautiful, naturally. She works primarily with inflammatory conditions and especially loves helping women reduce unwanted weight and clear up their skin, so that they can feel attractive and healthy. Her most popular services include nutrition coaching, skin analysis, and wellness education – such as personalized grocery store tours or wellness retreats. With the right guidance, she’s confident that every individual can experience freedom and feel beautiful! Find her online at www.juanitamiller.ca or locally at the Mustard Seed Clinic, downtown Vernon.
Wednesday May 17th at 1030 AM
Tech Buddies Program!
Are you struggling with how to use your new electronic mobile device? Do you want to become more comfortable using technologies like the internet, e-mail, smartphones, social media?
Our teen volunteer is here to help you with whatever you wish to learn about. All you need to do is register and bring your device.
Register in person or by phoning us at 250-546-8311.
Six Internet stations
The Armstrong Branch has two rooms available for use during regular open hours free of charge. The rooms may be reserved for 2 hours a maximum of twice per week, up to 7 days in advance. Please call the library or stop by to reserve one of these rooms.
The same meeting space (Meeting Room and Study Room) is available for rent when the library is closed. The occupancy is 17 in the meeting room and 10 in the study room (although we can only provide a total of 15 chairs at this time). The rental rate is $30.00 for the first two hours and $15.00 for each additional hour. This fee includes the use of both rooms, access to washrooms and the kitchenette. A reservation application must be completed and payment for the rental made at least one week prior to your event. Please call the library or stop by the desk to pick up an application.
Are you looking for somewhere to take an invigilated exam, either written or online?
The library can help you out. Please come by and call us for more details.
Printing and photocopying is $0.25 per page, black and white only. Scanning to email is available and is free of charge.
We welcome class tours and visits. Please contact Marita to set a date and make your library visit great! To book your free class tour contact Armstrong Branch at 250-546-8311