View our guidelines for safely using your library during Step 3.
All ORL Branches are closed on statutory holidays
The Lake Country Branch is located inside the Lake Country Municipal Hall.
There are two external book return slots that are open for customers.
Lake Country Branch Children's Programs
We are very excited to restart in-Branch programs for young children!
The adult caregiver will be required to register for each program
and may have up to four children in their family group.
Baby Times (newborn-18 months) Fridays at 10:30 a.m.
October 1 to November 26
Click here to register for Baby Time
Toddler Time (19-35 months) Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.
October 7 to November 25
* No Program November 11 - Remembrance Day
Click here to register for Toddler Time
Family Story Time Saturdays at 10:30 a.m.
Geared for ages 3-5 but all younger siblings are welcome.
Each week a Take & Make craft will be offered after the program!
October 2 to November 27
Click here to register for Family Story Time
Online Family Story Times
September 21 to December 1
Wonderful stories, rhymes and songs will keep the family dancing, singing and learning together. This program will be presented on Microsoft Teams so that you can enjoy it from the comfort of your home!
Tuesdays at 10:30 am to 11:00 am, Wednesdays at 11:00 am to 11:30 am and Tuesday evenings 6:30 pm to 7:10 pm
Young Children (0-5 years)
Looking for some great stories to read to your little one?
Check out our new
100 Books to Read Before Kindergarten 100 Books to Read booklist
Print copies of the booklist are available at the Library!
Complete this reading list and your child will get a
bookbag backpack and a book prize!
Place your requests for picture books and other library materials on the
ORL website www.orl.bc.ca
then pick up your holds at Lake Country Branch!
Lake Country Book Club
Please note that we will resume in person Adult programs,
with some COVID safety modifications, as soon as we are able to do so.
Registration will be required. No drop ins.
For now ... stay tuned!
The Lake Country Branch has 3 internet terminals with word processing capabilities available for 1 hour per day due to COVID restrictions.
Wi-Fi access inside the Branch is currently available with limited seating.
Printing and photocopying is $0.25 per page, black and white only. Scanning to email is available and is free of charge.
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 up to two months in advance to book your tour!
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
In Branch Seating
Sorry, in Branch seating is not available at this time.