WHAT'S HAPPENING

Check out the featured events happening across the Okanagan Regional Library system

For full event details and registration information, click or tap on an event below. 

Or, view the full Events Calendar to see all events and to search by location. You can also find out about programs and events on your library branch’s webpage.

 

Upcoming Events:

NEWS

  • Okanagan Regional Library hosting a Drag Story Time at the Downtown Kelowna Library

    Attention all families in the Kelowna region! The Kelowna Downtown branch of Okanagan Regional Library is excited to announce our first-ever Community Reader Story Time Series. We're kicking it off with a special Drag Story Time on Saturday, January 28th, from 11 am to 12 pm.
    January 12, 2023
  • Enjoy your eLibrary over the holidays

    All library locations are closed beginning Friday, December 23 and resume normal hours on Tuesday, January 3. Though we may be closed over the holidays, your eLibrary is always open!
    December 23, 2022
  • Okanagan Regional Library Reaches Record-Breaking 1 Million Digital Book Checkouts in 2022

    ORL announced today that it reached a record-breaking 1 million digital book checkouts in 2022. This milestone illustrates the continued growth and importance of library lending of eBooks, eAudiobooks and eMagazines, as well as the library's success in serving all members of the community.
    November 30, 2022
  • Danielle Hubbard appointed new ORL CEO

    Okanagan Regional Library has announced the appointment of Danielle Hubbard as their new CEO. After Don Nettleton retired from his position as CEO, Jeremy Feddersen, CFO, was selected by the Board of Directors to become an Interim CEO. At the same time, ORL looked for a new leader. Hubbard became the successful applicant for the CEO position and will officially assume responsibilities on Tuesday, November 1st, 2022.
    October 29, 2022
  • New eMagazines added to our online Flipster collection!

    Flipster, our online magazine collection, has some hot new titles! In addition to the magazines that you know and love, we’ve added 9 new magazines for adults, including such titles as... The Atlantic, Essence, Forbes, Real Simple and more!
    August 27, 2022
  • Beep boop! Borrow a robot!

    Borrow a robot from our Library of Things collection! We have Ozobots Evo and a Code & Go Robot Mouse kits that are great for kids ages 5+, and the Sphero Bolt for kids ages 8+, with a caregiver’s help.
    June 10, 2022
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