Salt Spring Island Public Library

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Upcoming Events


Tech Tutoring with Conrad
Jun 24 @ 12:00 – 15:00

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

Conrad Koke

Youth Book Club
Jun 24 @ 15:30 – 17:00

Youth Book Club is an opportunity for kids who love reading to get together to read and discuss books, make crafts, and enjoy snacks.

Registration is limited and required. Please register at the library information desk or email

April 1 Welcome Back Meeting
April 15, 29 The Screaming Staircase by Jonathan Stroud
May 13, 27 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling
June 10, 24 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling

Tech Café: Excel for Beginners
Jun 25 @ 13:00 – 16:00

With Merv Anderson

2 Part Course

Part One, June 11, 1:00-2:20: learn about adding, copy, simple formatting, and saving

Part Two, June 25, 1:00-4:00: more on formulas, subtracting, dividing, multiplying, averages, Absolute Reference, date stamp, time stamp, and charting (if time)

Some library computers will be available. Students can use their own computers if they have Excel on them

Sign up in advance at the library information deskTech Cafe Excel sessions June 2019

Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman
Jun 26 @ 10:00 – 13:00
Bridge Club
Jun 26 @ 12:45 – 16:00

Every Wednesday afternoon in the program room from 12:45 pm – 4 pm.

Drop-ins welcome.

Tech Tutoring with Jim Watkins
Jun 27 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Library Book Club
Jun 27 @ 13:00 – 15:00

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

Elementary Bridge Coaching
Jun 28 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Jun 28 @ 11:00
Games Night
Jun 28 @ 18:30

Our weekly drop-in games night is a great chance to  meet up with friends over a board game.  Play an old favourite or try your hand at a new game!


Games at the library2015


New and Noteworthy

Call for Proposals

We are accepting proposals for craft workshops for children ages 5-9 to run over Summer Break (July 8-12) as part of our Summer Break Camp Crafternoon.

60th Anniversary of the Library

We are celebrating the library's 60th anniversary in February 2020. Please check out the events we are organizing.

Museum Passes

The library is offering free one-week passes to the Robert Bateman Centre and Royal BC Museum and Art Gallery of Greater Victoria.

New Items at the Library

Check out our newest additions to the library catalogue.

Booking of Program Room

The library has a 86-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. CRDcleanairbylaw2015   phone email  
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Salt Spring Island Public Library

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