Safe from Fires

Keeping Powell River Safe from Fires - Powell River Fire Rescue will discuss how to prevent and deal with fires. Thursday June 16, 7pm at the Library For info

Photo Competition

The Powell River Wildlife Photo Competition Submission deadline Wednesday, June 8. For full competition details see the Submssion Guidelines

Sunday Hours

sunday hours

The Library is open on Sundays from 1 to 5 pm beginning in March. These hours are seasonal and will run from September through May.

Fine Free PRPL

The Powell River Public Library forgives overdue fines. 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.


InstantFlix powered by 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.

Tech Savvy –

Tech Savvy – Thursday May 26, 7pm at the Library. Come and learn about thousands of online video courses available for free through the Library

Tla'amin Nation Final Agreement

Attached here is the Tla'amin Final Agreement. This document is the agreement between the Tla'amin Nation and the provincial and federal governments which determines the governance of the Tla'amin Traditional Lands and community.


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.

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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