Due to roof damage, the Oyama Branch will be closed for renovations Tuesday, October 25, 2016. Regular operating hours should resume on Thursday, October 27, 2016.
ORL Branches are closed on statutory holidays.
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French Storytime (L'heure du conte)
Mondays @ 10:30 am from September 19 - November 14 (no storytime on October 3 or 10).
Come in to the library and read with a Rocket. The Okanagan Rockets are the major midget team based right in the CNC! They're ready to help you with your reading!
Sign up for a 20 minute session, between 4pm and 5pm, starting on Thursday, October 6.
From 6:30 to 7:30 pm
For ages 3 to 8
Starts at 3:15 pm
All storytime programs are drop-in and FREE!
Tuesdays, Sept. 6 - Dec. 13, 10:15 -10:45 am
Bond with your baby ~ Introduce language with rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories for newborns - 1½ years, their parents and caregivers.
Wednesdays. Sept. 7- Dec 14, 10:15-10:45 am
Interact with your toddler ~ Encourage curiosity with songs, rhymes, fingerplays and stories for toddlers 1½ - 3 years, their parents and caregivers.
Thursdays, Sept. 8- Dec. 15, 10:15 - 10:45 am
Enjoy fun with your preschooler ~ Get ready to read with stories, rhymes, songs and fingerplays for preschoolers 3 - 5 years, their parents and caregivers.
Love LEGO? We provide the LEGO and you bring your imagination! Come play, create, and experiment. Creations are diplayed in the library until the next session.
Contact the Library at 250-764-2254 to register for sessions
Thursday, Sept. 22 3:00 - 4:00pm
Pro-D-Day Friday, Oct. 21 10:15-11:15am
Wednesday, Nov. 23 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Thursday, Dec. 15 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Check out LEGO projects created by Mission LEGO Builders on our blog.
Join us on Tuesday afternoons at 1:00 pm. Knitters and crocheters of all abilities are welcome. Please bring needles and yarn and a project to work on.
It's free! Just drop in!
Please join us each month on Wednesday afternoon at 1:30pm OR Thursday evening at 6:30pm for a lively discussion of that month's title.
Sit by the fireplace and enjoy coffee and treats and great conversation.
There will be copies of the next book handed out at each meeting.
Jul. 20 or 21 Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee
Aug. 17 or 18 The Mountain Story by Lori Lansens
Sep. 14 or 15 Ru by Kim Thuy (PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGE)
Oct. 19 or 20 Quiet: the Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain
Nov. 16 or 17 Fifteen Dogs by Andre Alexis
Dec. 14 or 15 Avenue of Mysteries by John Irving
First Thursday of the month, 6:30 - 7:30 pm Join us for Scrabble, ers, Apples-to-Apples, Chess, and more! Drop-in, it's FREE
Mission library branch is happy to welcome class visits to the library for children and teens. We can provide an introduction to the library, or tailor a visit around a class project or assignment. Contact us to see how we can help your class. To book your free class visit, call Mission Library at 250-764-2254.
The Kelowna Friends of the Library, a non-profit organization formed in 1988, is registered under the Society Act of British Columbia and the Canada Income Tax Act.
All persons interested in libraries can obtain a membership for $5.00 per year at the Kelowna, Mission or Rutland branch libraries.
For membership and donation information, please call 250-763-7323 (READ) or visit www.kelownafol.ca. You can also check them out on Facebook.