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

    by ORL Marketing | Jan 12, 2023
    Drag Story Time 2023
    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.
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  • Enjoy your eLibrary over the holidays

    by Library Staff | Dec 23, 2022
    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!
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  • Okanagan Regional Library Reaches Record-Breaking 1 Million Digital Book Checkouts in 2022

    by ORL Marketing | Nov 30, 2022
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    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.
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  • Danielle Hubbard appointed new ORL CEO

    by ORL Marketing | Oct 29, 2022
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    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.
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  • New eMagazines added to our online Flipster collection!

    by Library Staff | Aug 27, 2022
    Text reads "Flipster: Get instant access to popular magazines" next to laptop showing a cover image of an issue of Time magazine.
    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!
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