Salt Spring Island Public Library

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Royal BC Museum Passes

Free one-week loan with your library card.

Booking of Program Room

The library has a 50-seat program room which is available for the public to use. Please contact or 250-537-4666 for more information or to book a room. Download the Program Room Policy and Application.

Booking of 8-seat Meeting Rooms

The library has two 8-seat meeting rooms which are available for the public to use. Please contact or 250-537-4666 for more information or to book a room.


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Talking picture books available online!



Upcoming Events


Tech Tutoring with Conrad
May 22 @ 12:00 – 15:00

iPad, Tablet and eReader Tutoring with Conrad Koke.
Sign-up sheets are found in the Info Desk Programs binder.
Sessions are available every Monday.

Conrad Koke

Susan Marie Conrad
May 23 @ 19:00

INSIDE: One Woman’s Journey through the Inside Passage

Author and adventurer Susan Marie Conrad will shares stories and images from her solo sea kayak journey up the Inside Passage. She’ll talk about the magic and mayhem of paddling to Alaska—and writing a book! Come listen to this story of the sea and the soul, which includes snippets of her time spent on Salt Spring Island while preparing for this expedition! Susan will also read from her recently published memoir and hardcover copies will be available. Get yours autographed at the event!

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Bridge Club
May 24 @ 12:30 – 16:00

Every Wednesday afternoon in the program room from 1 pm – 2 pm.

Salt Spring Hospice Film
May 24 @ 19:00 – 21:00

Salt Spring Hospice film series ‘End of the Reel’.

2017 Film Series Poster

Library Book Club
May 25 @ 13:00 – 15:00

The Salt Spring Island Public Library book club, open to all and free of charge. The group meets from 1 – 3 pm on the fourth Thursday of each month. Meet other book lovers and have fun discussing an interesting read!

This week we will be discussing The Gift of Rain by Tan Twan Eng.

For more information, phone 250-537-4666, or email us at either, or

Library Book Club Poster May 2017v2

Elementary Bridge Coaching
May 26 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Games Night
May 26 @ 18:00 – 21:00

Bring your friends, your snacks, and your twenty-sided dice to the library for games night every Friday night.  Facilitator Bryan Dubien shares his vast collection of board games, or you can bring your own.  Everyone welcome.

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May 27 @ 10:30
StoryTime in the Park
May 27 @ 12:00 – 12:45
Family Concert with Jim Raddysh
May 27 @ 13:00


Hours of Operation

  • Mon 10am5pm
  • Tues 10am5pm
  • Wed 10am5pm
  • Thurs 10am5pm
  • Fri 10am5pm
  • Sat 10am5pm
  • Sun closed

Salt Spring Island Public Library

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Phone (250) 537-4666
129 McPhillips Ave
Salt Spring Island BC V8K 2T6
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