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Westbank

Westridge Mall
#31 - 2484 Main St. (Hwy 97 S)
West Kelowna, B.C. V4T 2G2
250-768-4369

When the library is closed there are book return chutes located beside the front door.

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

Monday: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Thursday: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: CLOSED
All branches closed on statutory holidays

Free parking is available in the Westridge Mall parking lot. Conveniently located parking spaces are available for people with disabilities.

Farewell Dorothy!

Dorothy

 

Dorothy is retiring at the end of July and moving to Victoria to be closer to her grandson Jack.  We will miss you Dorothy!  Thank you for all your work coordinating our Summer Reading activities and leading Babytime.

     

 

 

 Summer Reading activities for children over 6

Funny Business - SRC 2014

   

Programs for children ages 6 and over

 

 TUESDAY, JULY 29, 2014    10 to 11am

PUPPET SHOW - Well-known and loved stories will be brought to life through the magic of puppetry. 

Don't forget to bring your Reading Record to the library every time you finish a section and receive a sticker and enter for a prize draw.

Are you participating in our weekly contests?

 

Sign up at the Branch for email reminders for our ongoing Summer Reading events

Summer Storytimes - Thursdays in July from 10-10:30am

for toddlers and preschoolers

 

  

stuffed bear reading to other bears

 Programs for Babies and Preschoolers

 We will be offering summer storytimes on the Thursday mornings (10-10:30am) in July.

Our Fall storytime will resume Thursday, September 4.

Enjoy fun with your preschooler ~ Get ready to read with stories, rhymes, songs and fingerplays for toddlers and preschoolers 18 months - 5 years, their parents and caregivers

 

What to expect at Storytime

Check out the video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jbC01fXQrGc&feature=youtu.be

showing excerpts from the November 7, 2013 storytime

 

Babytime will resume in the fall.

 

All babytime and storytime programs are drop-in and FREE!

 

Introductory Computer Classes

are over for the time being.

We are taking names of those interested in basic computer skills

(using the mouse, browsing the Internet, setting up an email account)

for classes to be held in the fall.

 

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Do you Knit or Crochet?

Meet new friends while knitting, crocheting, cross-stitching, doing needlepoint, etc

Some supplies will be available.

Drop-in – all abilities welcome!

Mondays 1-3:30pm 

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Friends of the Library - Speaker Series

  The Friends of the Westbank Library  have a series of Wednesday evening speakers over the winter months. 

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Meeting Room

Westbank branch has a meeting room available for rent. With a theatre style set-up, the room has a seating capacity of 20-25. The room is available on open days and rents for $40.00 for the first 2 hours and $10.00 per hour for each additional hour.  Bookings are not confirmed until the rental fee has been paid.

Please contact the branch at 250-768-4369 for further information or to book a room.

 


Local Artists on Display in the Library 

Jean Monteith        Karen M. Andrews      Ralph Carlson      Jenny Mohr       Jo-Anne Legree

Christine Millar       Marina Leisen            Jean Willerton      Stella Tessier

 


Friends of the Library

The Westbank Friends of the Library, formed in February 2001, actively support the work of the library and its staff.   The monies raised from their book sales are used to buy non-budget items and to sponsor various programs and events that take place in the library. The Friends also organize the popular Wednesday Evening  Speakers Programs that take place in the library once a month during the winter/spring months.

If you would like more information or would like to attend a Friends of the Westbank Library meeting please contact the library at 250-768-4369. Dates of meetings and Speakers Programs are posted on our branch calendar. 

 

 


Community Links

District of West Kelowna  http://www.districtofwestkelowna.ca/

Westbank & District Chamber of Commerce  http://www.westbankchamber.com/