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

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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:


  • Okanagan Regional Library Announces Accessibility Committee Formation in Compliance with the Accessible BC Act

    In the lead up to National AccessAbility Week (May 28-June 3, 2023), the Okanagan Regional Library (ORL) is excited to announce the formation of an Accessibility Committee to improve accessibility and comply with the Accessible BC Act, which the BC provincial government passed in June 2021. The Act establishes a legal framework to identify, remove, and prevent barriers to the full and equal participation of people with disabilities in BC. Over 926,000 people live with some sort of disability in BC who face various barriers.
    May 10, 2023
  • New Library Activity Guide Launched for Spring 2023 at Okanagan Regional Library

    The Okanagan Regional Library is proud to announce the release of our new Library Activity Guide for Spring 2023. This comprehensive guide showcases a wide range of programs and activities available for all ages, running from April until June.
    April 06, 2023
  • Okanagan Regional Library Receives $1.68 Million Provincial Funding Grant

    The Okanagan Regional Library is pleased to announce the receipt of a $1.68 million one-time provincial funding grant. This grant is part of the $45 million the Province of BC has dedicated to libraries this spring, and the ORL is excited to have the opportunity to use these funds to make a positive impact on its communities.
    April 05, 2023
  • Okanagan Regional Library Welcomes New Board Members

    The Okanagan Regional Library is pleased to announce the appointment of 15 new members to its board of directors. These dedicated individuals come from a wide range of backgrounds and bring a wealth of experience and expertise.
    February 21, 2023
  • Downtown Kelowna Library Hosts Fire Safety Story Time

    The Okanagan Regional Library is proud to announce its next program in the Community Readers series, Fire Safety Story Time, presented by the Kelowna Fire Department. Join us for a fun and educational experience that combines storytelling, music, and essential fire safety information for children.
    February 08, 2023
  • 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
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