Canada Day: ORL locations will be closed on Friday, July 1, for Canada Day. Regular hours resume on Saturday, July 2.
View our guidelines for visiting the library.
All ORL Branches are closed on statutory holidays
The Silver Creek branch is located on Salmon River Road in front of Silver Creek Elementary school. The library adjoins the original schoolhouse built in 1911.
When the library is closed, there is a book drop bin at the front of the building. It is always open.
Come to the Silver Creek branch during the last week of every month and try out a new STEAM kit. Create, connect, and play!
Thursday, July 7 2:00-3:00PM
All ages Drop-In
Helen is an Okanagan Nation member from the Osoyoos Indian Band, a residential school survivor, and a teacher for 30 years. She will share Okanagan legends that have been handed down for generations as well as contemporary stories by Indigenous authors that reflect Indigenous lifestyle.
Tuesday, July 12 4:00-5:30PM
Ages 5-12 Drop-In
Learn about junkology in this interactive program. Bring your empty yogurt cups, milk jugs, and other containers and go home with a fun new design! No tape or glue allowed.
July 26, July 28, Aug 2
Ages 12 and up Registration Required
Come to the Silver Creek branch with a group of up to 4 people and test your problem solving skills. Solve the puzzle in 1 hour to break Will out of the Upside Down! Times available between 2pm and 6pm each day. Register in branch, over the phone, or online here: Silver Creek Events Calendar
Do you have a special skill or interest?
Would you like to share your knowledge with others in your community?
Why not do it at the library!
Please stop by the library or call (250) 832-4719. We would be happy to arrange a time and date for you to come by and share your knowledge with others.
There are two computers available for the public to use.
Have a passion for playing crib, bridge, chess?
Like to knit or do other crafts?
Like to discuss books you have read?
Contact the Silver Creek library and we would be happy to help you connect with other players, crafters, or book enthusiasts. We can provide a space for groups to meet and help organize and lead book clubs.
Some evening times are available.