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Box 116 (Mailing Address)
2250 Shields Avenue (Location)

Lumby, B.C. V0E 2G0
(250) 547-9528

The Lumby Branch is located in the Lumby Community Centre.

When the library is closed there is a book drop bin located on the side of the walkway entering the building.

Please find our events below on the branch calendar, or search the ORL Calendar of Events.

Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Thursday: 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Sunday: CLOSED
All ORL branches are closed on statutory holidays

Free public parking is available in front of the library.


Summer Reading Club 2016


Summer Reading Club members are invited to play "Readopoly" all Summer for a chance to win an eReader,

donated by Best Buy Mobile in the Village Green Centre. Image result for best buy logo

July 7th make a clay pot to decorate later in the program.

Kick off Magic Show with Leif David on July 7th.

Chris the Clown entertains on July 14th. 12:30 to 1:30 in the Library

Let's go to Mexico! July 21st. - Stories, Spanish, games and crafts are explored from Mexico. We will finish glazing our pinch pots with Mary from Colour Time Ceramic Studio in Vernon. We will be experiencing the flavours of Mexico with food by Joy's Addiction  - Joythentic Mexican Cuisine. joysaddiction.hotsauce@gmail.com


All things BC on August 11th- We will discover stories from BC, traditional tastes of our First Nations people and be making a raft to see if it sinks or floats.

Celebration Day on August 25th.

Must register for Summer Reading Club to receive your booklet!

Going away for the Summer? No problem as you can take your reading with you and still receive a medal and certificate.

You may also sign up the under 5s for the Read to Me program to earn stickers and also do some colouring pages through the summer.



Book Club - Meeting days will be the first Wednesday of the month

Do you like to share your latest read and engage in lively discussions? Lumby Branch invites you to join our book club that occurs once per month. It is open to all interested adults and preregistration is not required. Coffee will be provided.  

The title chosen this month is:

The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce

 The unlikely pilgrimage of Harold Fry : a novel


Next meeting of the club will be August 3rd at 1:00.


Lego Club -  Will return in the Fall


Makerspace Tuesdays - Will return in the Fall

You will be able to come create a new project each month as we supply the materials and directions. We will have a new material to work with each month and you take your finished project home. Try your hand at a new skill; all it takes is a little bit of your time. 


Common Threads - Will return in the Fall


Adult Colouring Book Weekends



Colour inside or outside the lines at our Colouring Book Weekends.  Drop in; we'll have colouring sheets, pencil crayons and markers ready to go!   Or feel free to bring in your own colouring books and crayons.  Kids and teens are welcome too!  And if you want to display your finished picture, we'll be happy to put  it on display in the library.



Partnership with the Museum

The library has partnered with the museum to enable you to take a trip through time as you explore the artifacts that we have on display. The collection is especially unique to Lumby history.

Thank you to the museum for helping us do this.


Basic eBook Information

Please feel free to use our eBook collections; Check here to see if your eReader or Tablet is compatible with the library's eBook provider.

For some tips on purchasing an eReader/Tablet please check out the ORL's Blog post that's loaded with tips. 




We welcome tours and visits. Please contact us to set a date and make your library visit great!

To book your free tour contact Lumby Branch at 250-547-9528.