Westside Learning Lab

Phased Re-opening

The Lab will remain closed during our Phased Re-opening Plan. Customers who want to pick up holds, browse, or return library items are asked to use another library location. Thanks for your understanding.

All holds that were available for pick-up at the Lab before the closure will now be routed to the Westbank Branch for pick-up. 


Open Hours

  • Monday: CLOSED
  • Tuesday: CLOSED
  • Wednesday: CLOSED
  • Thursday: CLOSED
  • Friday: CLOSED
  • Saturday: CLOSED
  • Sunday: CLOSED
  • All ORL branches are closed on statutory holidays.


Okanagan Lake Shopping Centre
#216 - 525 Hwy 97 South
West Kelowna, BC. V1Z 4C9

Come to our new Learning Lab in the Westside where we offer community space, classes, and workshops for creative projects and learning new technologies.  Yes, we also have books too!

You can now reserving these maker stations (with tools and equipment) for independent use:  

  • Recording Studio 97 (Sound Booth) 
  • Cricut Maker Station
  • 3D Printer Station
  • Creation Station: Digital Media Computer
  • Digitization Stations 
    • Photo Conversion (negatives, slides, photographs) 
    • Video Conversion (VHS, Hi-8 tapes and other formats if you bring in your own player device like a camcorder)
    • Tape Cassette Conversion 
    • Vinyl Record Conversion

How to Reserve 

  • Book a Maker Station online. Bookings via our website can be done at least 2 days in advance. Library staff will approve your booking based on availability and if you're a certified ORL maker for special tools like the 3D Printer, Cricut and Sound Booth.
  • Or call us at 778-755-6235.
  • Or visit us in person.


Free parking is available in the Okanagan Lake Shopping Centre parking lot. Conveniently located parking spaces are available for people with disabilities.
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