View our guidelines for safely using your library during Step 3.
All ORL Branches are closed on statutory holidays
Outside book returns are open 24/7 except for holiday closures. Inside book return is open.
4 stations available, 30 minute maximum.
All of our online resources are available 24/7 and can be accessed remotely using your library pass.
Saturday October 30th / 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Come down to the library for some kid friendly Halloween stories told around the outdoor fire pit. Dress for the weather! A small treat will be provided to take home, just in time for the spookiest night of the year!
Thursday programs: October 7, November 4, December 2 / 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Want to learn some fun new tech? Join a library expert for three in-person sessions that encourage you to discover and create using STEAM technology. Recommended for ages 7-13. Click this link to register (subject to change according to health orders).
Story Time (3.5 - 5 yrs old)
Wednesdays | Sept 15 - Nov 17 | 10:30 - 11:00am | Registration Required
Expand your child’s vocabulary and promote an interest in reading with books, fingerplays, songs, and activities!
Thursdays | Sept 16 - Nov 18 | 10:30 - 11:00am | Registration Required
Whether we are singing an old favorite or experiencing a new story, there is something to bring a smile to your child's face.
Fridays | Sept 17 - Nov 19 | 10:30 - 11:00am | Registration Required
Learn new songs, play and clap along, free smiles included!
SOICS Unbox Project registration
3rd Saturday of the Month | 10:30am | Registration Required
The Summerland branch invites you to join us for a lively, facilitated discussion of the month's featured title. The book club is open to all interested adults.
Next Meeting: Saturday, November 20th at 10:30am
Register for November's meeting here
September 18th: Forest Green by Kate Pullinger
October 16th: Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah
November 20th: Less by Andrew Sean Greer
December 18th: The Overstory by Richard Powers
Last Wednesday of the Month | 7:30pm | Virtual - Registration Required
Avoid spoilers by ensuring you have watched the film of the month before joining our exciting, online discussion.
Next Meeting: Wednesday, October 27th at 7:30pm
Register for the October meeting here
September 29th: Peanut Butter Falcon
October 27th: Big Eyes
All films are available through the ORL catalogue or Kanopy which is accessible to anyone with an ORL library card.
Adult Study Room is open with a capacity for 2 people. Reserve up to twice a week, two hour maximum.
Meeting Room is closed during this phase.
We have 4 computer stations safely spaced 6 ft apart, each has 30 minute maximum time limit.
Printing and scan to e-mail is available.
A small but dedicated group of people who volunteer at library events and programs. Proceeds from the sale of donated books are used to help fund children's and adult programs as well as to support the popular Summer Reading Club.