Salt Spring Island Public Library

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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.


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Talking picture books available online!



Upcoming Events


Tech Tutoring with Conrad
Sep 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

Parent-Child Mother Goose Program
Sep 26 @ 10:30 – 12:30
Bridge Club
Sep 26 @ 13:00 – 16:00

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

Finding Home
Sep 26 @ 19:00


Finding Home: Collected Stories of Salt Spring Island Circles of Women.

Produced by local women writers, this collection is about how each of us came to live on Salt Spring. The collection celebrates a diversity of voices and experiences of women from the ages of 19-79. This collection is a way to share our writings with one another and our community. Writers include: Aly Coy, Andrea Palframan, Christine Clair-Rein, Corrie Hope Furst, Diana Morris, Ellie Langford Parks, Emma-Louise Elsey, Jane Phillips, Joan Ayles, Linda Hilyer, Lisa Dahling, Melanie Gregory-Worsell, Penny Berton, Premilla Pillay, Simone Fidelman, Wendy Judith Cutler, and Yarrow Sheehan.

Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman
Sep 27 @ 11:00 – 13:00

Sign-up sheets are found at the Info Desk.
Sessions are available every Thursday except the last Thursday of the month.

Library Book Club
Sep 27 @ 13:00 – 15:00

The Power of One by Bryce Courtenay

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.

Library Book Club Poster September 2018

Elementary Bridge Coaching
Sep 28 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Sep 28 @ 11:00
Family Movie Matinee
Sep 28 @ 14:30
Games Night
Sep 28 @ 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.

Games at the library2015


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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