All ORL Branches are closed on statutory holidays
Book return slots are located on the parking lot side of the library and are always open except for Halloween night and during our Easter and Christmas closures.
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Story time for ages 3-5 on Fridays, until May 25 at 10:00 am. Join us for an hour of fun, stories, songs, puppets and crafts. Our storytimes are free and supplies are included. We appreciate if you register your child but drop-ins are always welcome.
Our rhyme time for under 3 with a caregiver starts on Wednesdays March 7 to April 25 at 11:00 am. Join us for a free, fun, interactive time with your toddler. A half hour of simple stories, songs, bouncy rhymes and finger plays. Drop-ins welcome. Please note that there will be no Rhyme Time March 28.
Visit the library every Saturday from 10:00 - 11:00 am for our free Lego program. Build, create and have fun when we let the library Lego loose! Duplo blocks are available for the younger set. Children ages 4-12 are welcome to participate.
Kids bring your parents into the library and play some board games. New games and old games for you to enjoy. Every Saturday from 11:00 am until 2:00 pm. Everyone is welcome.
Thursdays April 19 - June 28, 2018 from 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Are you having trouble using your computer, laptop, phone or Ipad? Would you like to learn how to set up an email address, do on-line banking, up load pictures and so much more. Join us for free one on one training sessions. Please bring your device and questions. Sessions by appointment only. For more information please give us a call at 250-498-2242.
Brought to you by Desert Sun Counselling & Resource Centre
Do you want to become a confident public speaker and a strong leader? Join us for this free presentation to see if Toastmasters is the place for you. Bring all your questions to this informative session.
Wednesday April 25 @ 6:30 PM
Brought to you by Walter Peron
President, South Okanagan Toastmasters
We are now accepting donations for our 20th annual book sale on July 7. If you want to de-clutter now is the time. We will accept books, DVDs, CDs and puzzles. We cannot accept magazines, textbooks, encyclopedias or Readers Digest Condensed. If you need assistance delivering donations to the library please give us a call at 250-498-2242. All donations greatly appreciated.
Come drop in, relax and sit a spell and work on our puzzle.
The Oliver library offers free internet access on our 8 designated library computers. Patrons are allowed up to one hour of free internet per day.
Unlimited Wi-Fi access is available all day for people with their own devices.
Printing and photocopying is $0.25 per page, black and white only. Scanning to email is available and free of charge.
Are you looking for somewhere to take an invigilated exam, either written or online?
The library can help you out. Basic information can be found on the Exams in the Library page.
Please come by or call us for more details at 250-498-2242
The Oliver branch’s “Books to Your Door” service is a volunteer program offered by the library that matches homebound readers with a volunteer who will pick up book selections at the library and deliver them.
If you would like to be part of this program either as a volunteer or a recipient please call the library for more information.
The Oliver Branch has a very active Friends of the Library group.
They hold their Annual Book Blast Sale on the first Saturday of July each year.
Donations for their book sale can be dropped off at the Oliver Branch from January to July each year during our open hours or you can call the library to arrange for one of their members to pick up your donations.
The Friends of the Oliver Library are always looking for new members, if you are interested in joining them; please ask at the circulation desk for one of their membership pamphlets.