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Library Repairs

It certainly hasn’t been dull here at the Library! As many of you already know the Library was closed due to flooding December 10 and 11. Luckily no books were damaged and city staff addressed the issue,  a blocked storm drain, very efficiently. Unfortunately, the children’s room sustained water damage, and repairing the

Townsite Christmas, 1940

A Local History Memoir by
by Bev Falconer

Mom had the Edith Adams Christmas Baking booklet, which also listed preparations you should complete each week before Christmas.

Slices is ON SALE!

Looking for a memorable, locally-made Christmas gift? Slices: A Memoir Anthology is on sale now for $10 while quantities last. The book—full of 'slices of life' from 36 local writers—was published by the Powell River Public Library. Sale proceeds will fund Library events and programs for seniors in 2015. To purchase, or to find out more, visit the Service Desk.

Tiny Story Contest Winners!

The challenge: pack vivid descriptions, original characters and surprising plot twists into a narrative small enough to fit in a status update. The result: more than

hoopla - Try it today!

Try our latest digital resource: hoopla! With hoopla you get instant access to films, audiobooks and CDs

Jingle Bell Babies - MOVED

Jingle Bell Babies 2014 poster - Deb Zagwyn

On Saturday, December 20, from 10:30 – noon,  gather your  lap-sized little ones and hoof it to the United Church for a cozy session of songs, stories, rhymes, and puppetry presented by the Library. The program will include the ever-popular Rudolph Parade

Staff Picks - December 2014

Check out what the Library staff are reading on our Staff Picks page.

Stop the Violence

November 25th is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. Stop the Violence... read more on our blog Straight from the Stacks.

Digital Technology for Seniors

Growth rates of Internet use in Canada have been highest among seniors over the last decade (Stats Canada), which is pretty good, considering. Considering what? Well...Click here to read more of this and other Senior Slant blog posts. 

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