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Welcome

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hoopla - Try it today!

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

Human Library Returns!

Hear real stories from real people at the Powell River Human Library, Saturday October 4 and October 11, 1:30-4:30 p.m. at the Community Resource Centre (4752 Joyce Avenue). Check out a “human book” and ask about their career,

Preschool Storytime is Back!

Deb Zagwyn  Hobo Bird Storytime

On WEDNESDAYS AT 10:30 a.m., starting September 10, join Deb Zagwyn for a new season of stories, action rhymes, fingerplays, singalong songs and puppetry. Storytime is returning to its usual place

August Staff Picks

Which books do your Library staff love? Find out in our latest Staff Picks.

At Life's End

Life expectancy for seniors has been on an increasing trend over the last.... Click here to read more of this and other Senior Slant blog posts.

Job Vacancies

Our Chief Librarian is retiring and the Board is seeking to hire a replacement.  Click here for details.

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. 

Big Book Sale

The Friends of the Library will hold a book sale at Cranberry Seniors Centre at 6792 Cranberry St. on Saturday, October 4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Poetry SLAM!

Calling all poets, performers and spoken word aficionados! Join us for Powell River's one and only poetry SLAM! coming up Saturday, October 25, at 7pm sharp, at the Cranberry Community Hall (formerly

420 Characters Tiny Story Contest

tiny story contest poster

Can you pack vivid descriptions, original characters and surprising plot twists into a narrative small enough to fit in a status update? Our popular microfiction contest is back! And with more than 90

Not Just Teen Reads

With hits like The Hunger Games and The Fault in our Stars, the teen genre is booming... read more on our blog Straight from the Stacks.

Texada Memoir Writers!

Congratulations to the eight successful participants of the Library's latest Memoir Writing for Seniors course--TEXADA

Poll

Once made of stone tablets, papyrus reeds or animal skins and now of paper or bits & bytes, books in the future will be :
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