While ORL locations may be closed until further notice, we are here for you online!
Have questions? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or chat with library staff right from our website. Chat hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM; Tuesday & Thursday: 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM.
All ORL Branches are closed on statutory holidays
The Lake Country Branch is located inside the Lake Country Municipal Hall.
When the library is closed, there are two external book drop slots available to customers. Our book drops are open 24 hours except for Halloween night, Easter weekend and Christmas closure, when they are locked.
View events in calendar format.
For details or registration info, click on an event below.
Ages 8 to 13 join us on Saturday, March 7 at 1:00-3:00 p.m.
Learn to Create Your Own Interactive Animation with Code!
FREE Registration required. Phone 250-766-3141 to register.
*An adult caregiver must remain in the library during this program!
Thursday, March 19 at 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Ages 6 to 12, join Tina from the Lake Country Art Gallery for
an artistic adventure with the book
"The Most Magnificent Thing" by Ashley Spires.
FREE Registration is required. Phone 250-766-3141 to register.
January 15 to May 1
* FREE & Drop-in *
Wednesdays at 10:15 a.m.
Recommended for children 3 to 5 years and their caregiver(s).
Join us for great stories, silly songs and puppetry fun!
Siblings are welcome!
*Daycare groups are welcome to join in for this FREE program.
To register, please contact Wendy in advance at 250-766-3141.
Thursdays at 10:15 a.m.
Recommended children 19 months to 3 years and their caregiver(s).
This program will include songs, stories, rhymes and puppets.
Plenty of action for little ones on the go!
Siblings are welcome!
Fridays at 10:15 a.m.
Recommended for infants newborn to 18 months and their caregiver(s).
Join us for fun songs, bouncy rhymes, playful puppets and books for babies.
(Birth to 5 years)
Saturdays, Feb 1 to April 25 at 10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
*No program April 11 Easter Weekend
For deaf and hard of hearing children and their families.
Any family wishing to learn to sign with their child is welcome.
FREE & Drop-in
In partnership with the Deaf Children's Society of BC.
(Ages 5 to 12)
Wednesdays 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Join us once a month, after school,
to build amazing creations with our Lego.
Weds, Mar 25 "Marauding Motherships"
Weds, Apr 29 "Vile Vipers"
FREE * Registration is required!
Phone 250-766-3141 to register.
FREE Educational Events - Everyone is Welcome
For program details or to register
Okanagan Embrace Aging or phone 250-870-8072
9 Struggles Executors Face Tues, March 10 at 10:30 a.m.
Presented by Springfield Funeral Home
MyHealthPortal:electronic health records and you Tues, Mar 17 at 10:30 a.m.
Presented by Interior Health
Benefits of Reflexology Tuesday, March 24 at 10:30 a.m.
Presented by Maralee Webber, IRIE Wellness
Estate Planning Essentials Tuesday, March 31 at 10:30 a.m.
Presented by Rod Rieu and associates, Interior Savings Credit Union
In partnership with UBCO, Interior Health, Interior Savings Credit Union
Join our friendly group as we read one book a month
and then meet to discuss it on Wednesdays at 2:30 p.m.
Drop by the Lake Country Branch to pick up a copy
of our upcoming reading list.
Refreshments will be served!
Meeting dates Tuesdays at 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Mar 10 & 24, Apr 7 & 21, May 5 & 19,
Jun 2, 16 & 30, Jul 14 & 28, Aug 11 & 25, Sept 8 & 22,
Oct 13 & 27, Nov 10 & 24 and Dec 8.
Writers, join this group every second Tuesday
for inspiration and encouragement and to share your writing.
All writing genres and skill levels are welcome in this supportive atmosphere.
FREE and drop-in!
Contact Carol at email@example.com for more information.
We can provide tours to school classes/groups free of charge.
For students, we can provide an introduction to the library or tailor the visit around a project or assignment.
For adult groups, we can provide a tour of the library and ORL's many resources!
Contact us to two months in advance to book your tour!
Group Study Room
Public use of the Group Study Room is intended for use by group gatherings of an educational, cultural or civic nature.
Library events and programs will take precedence.
The room accommodates approximately 10 people and is available for booking on a first-come-first-served basis.
Please contact our Community Librarian at Ph. 250-766-3141 for more details
Internet, Photocopying and Scanning
The Lake Country Branch has 4 internet terminals with word processing capabilities available for one hour per day.
Unlimited Wi-Fi access is available all day for people with their own devices.
Printing and photocopying is $0.25 per page, black and white only. Scanning to email is available and is free of charge.