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Valentine’s Day with Felt Art

Celebrate St. Valentine’s Day with Felt Art. Make fabric art hearts with Amber Friedman. Saturday, February 13, 2-3:30 pm at the Recreation Complex Elm Room To Register call 604-485-8664.

Fine Free PRPL

The Powell River Public Library is now fine free. When you return all of your overdue materials and have no outstanding charges, all your overdue fines will be forgiven! We are also forgiving all fines and charges older than three years.

Tiny Story Contest Winners 2015

The challenge: pack vivid descriptions, original characters and surprising plot twists into a narrative small enough to fit in a status update.


IndieFlix, the Library's video streaming resource, offers more than 8,000 films including award-winning shorts, feature films, documentaries, and film-festival hits.

Library Preschool Storytime

Wednesdays, 10:30-11:00 am

Library Preschool Storytime has come home to roost. 

Every Wednesday at 10:30 am beginning January 9, Deb Zagwyn will offer her lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best book tales.

Homeschoolers' Book Club

Are you a homeschooler aged 9-12 who likes to read and discuss books? The Library is hosting a homeschoolers' book club the last Friday of every month from 10:30 to noon, starting September 25.

Staff Picks - January 2016

Check out our Staff Picks

Author John Vaillant

Renowned Author John Vaillant, will give a medley reading from The Golden Spruce, The Tiger and The Jaguar’s Children. Monday, February 29 at 7 pm at the Cranberry Seniors Centre, 6792 Cranberry St.


Your Tutor is Waiting!  is an online learning resource, which offers thousands of courses on a wide variety of topics. Learn technology, creative and business skills online, 24 hours a day, for FREE through the Library.

Board Games By Night

The Powell River Public Library's award-winning collection of board games is bigger and better and ready for you to play! Join us every Wednesday night at the Library from 5 to 8 PM starting November 18

Mango Language Learning

Say “здравствуйте” to Mango, the Library’s new language learning program. Mango offers access to 60 foreign language courses and 17 English courses taught completely in the user’s native language. Try it today.

Digital Magazines with Zinio

Zinio gives you free access to more than 100 magazines. Read the latest issue on your computer or mobile device today! All you need is your library card number and a valid email address to get started.

Poetry Resource Guide

Are you a lover or words? Check our the Poetry Resource Guide or read more on our blog Straight from the Stacks.

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