Salt Spring Island Public Library

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Upcoming Events


Elementary Bridge Coaching
Dec 14 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Holiday StoryTime
Dec 14 @ 11:00 – 11:45
Holiday Family Movie Matinee
Dec 14 @ 14:30 – 16:30
Games Night
Dec 14 @ 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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Spanish Conversation Group
Dec 16 @ 15:00 – 17:00

This free event is a chance to chat with other Spanish speakers or learners in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Those who want can join in learning and singing a Spanish language song or two. Refreshments and treats provided! There’s an online group for the meetup at that includes a calendar where you can see upcoming meetup dates, If you register on that site you can join the group and participate in conversations. ¡Hasta pronto!

Spanish Conversation Group 2018

Youth Book Club
Dec 17 @ 15:30 – 17:00

First, Third, and Fifth Mondays of the month, 3:30-5:00
October 1-December 17

Ages 9-13
Room 106

This year we are doing something a little different with Youth Book Club: we’re reading the entire Harry Potter series!

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

October 1:  Welcome meeting, give out first book
October 15 & 29:  Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone
November 5 & 19:  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
December 3 &17:  Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Songs and Stories with Nomi
Dec 19 @ 10:30

Songs and Stories is a drop-in time for toddlers, ages 1-3 and their families to connect with each other over a good story.  Older siblings are welcome as well.  Join Nomi for books, songs, snacks, rhymes, felt boards, puppets, and more.

Wednesdays at 10:30, Ongoing, when Mother Goose is not running.

Songs and stories fall

Bridge Club
Dec 19 @ 13:00 – 16:00

Every Wednesday afternoon in the program room from 12:30 pm – 4 pm.

Drop-ins welcome.

Elementary Bridge Coaching
Dec 21 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Story Walk
Dec 21 @ 10:00


New and Noteworthy

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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  • Tue 10am5pm
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  • Sun Closed

Salt Spring Island Public Library

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