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Columbia Valley Centre

Invermere Public Library

646 - 4th Street
Invermere,
250-342-6416

NEW LOCATION!

The Invermere Public Library is now located in the brand new Columbia Valley Centre! You’ll find lots more space, more books, more of everything you’ve loved in the bright new facility.

The library is a popular spot for everyone interested in reading and learning – and even for the person who doesn’t much enjoy the pastime, there something that will surely spark an interest.

The library offers to the public, access to computers and internet printing, photocopies and faxes, equipment loans, online databases,  a great selection of ebooks, an outreach to the community and more.

Book Donation Centre

Gently used books may be deposited in the new book donation centre located across the street from the library in the courthouse parking lot.

Are you on vacation?

  • Drop in to check your emails or send a message to family back home on one of our computers
  • Want to find some great vacation reading? Your BC Library Card from your home library will let you borrow books, etc, from the Invermere Public Library

Great programs!

The library offers many programs and special events for every age and interest:

  • Story Times for various age groups
  • Summer Reading Club to keep kids interested in reading during the summer months
  • Adventure Club and other book clubs
  • computer training
  • Have a computer question? On Saturdays you can get technical help from one of our computer-savvy staff members who will walk you through your questions
  • innovative workshops throughout the year
  • Breast-feeding Mamas  –  a peer group that meets to encourage breast-feeding among young mothers
  • Seniors Teas twice monthly provide an opportunity for Seniors to get out, return their borrowed books and find new ones while they enjoy a cup of tea and a chat with friends and neighbors. There is even a bus to pick them up and deliver them back home!
  • So many more too!

We also offer:

  • Read popular eMagazines from Zinio
  • Download eBooks and eAudiobooks from Overdrive
  • Stream independent films and documentaries from InstantFlix
  • Free WiFi access
  • Public computer access, $1/half hour
  • Printing and photocopying (black and white or colour), faxing, and scanning to email
  • Collection of local history books and resources
  • Collection of local history books and resources
  • Access to books in libraries across B.C. through Interlibrary Connect

We have 2 library book drop boxes at our new location:

  • at the library’s main entrance
  • at the bottom parking lot

Be sure to drop in to see the fantastic new home of the Invermere Public Library!

Hours of operation

Sunday & Monday – CLOSED
Tuesday to Saturday: 10 am – 5 pm
Wednesday: 10 am – 8 pm

Upcoming Events

Jan 2018

Invermere Library presents a “How to” evening for electronic devices

Jan 24, 2018 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Mobile phone use

This FREE 'How to' evening at the Inivermere Library will put you on the right track to getting more enjoyment from your electronic devices. Bring yours with you.

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Thursday Story Time

Jan 25, 2018 10:30 am - 11:15 am
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Weekly on the same day until Mar 8, 2018

The Invermere Public Library offers a weekly drop-in story time Thursday mornings for all preschoolers. We have stories, songs and crafts. It's great fun and it's FREE.

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Seniors Tea at the Invermere Library

Jan 25, 2018 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm
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An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 1 hour(s), the last of which will begin on Apr 12, 2018,
and An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 1 hour(s), the last of which will begin on Apr 26, 2018

Seniors Tea at the library is an opportunity to return library books, select new ones and catch up on the latest news over a cup of tea.

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Saturday Story Time for Pre-schoolers

Jan 27, 2018 11:00 am - 11:45 am
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Weekly on the same day until Mar 31, 2018

Saturday Story time is a FREE weekly drop-in event at the Invermere Public Library especially for pre-schoolers. Kids will enjoy stories, songs, games, and crafts! Join us!

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Free

Ask a Librarian

Jan 27, 2018 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until Mar 31, 2018

Having technical issues with your computer or other electronic device? Just 'Ask a Librarian' on Saturday afternoons from 1 to 4 PM, we can answer basic questions.

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Feb 2018

Breastfeeding Mamas

Feb 21, 2018 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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Once on Feb 21, 2018,
and Once on Mar 21, 2018,
and Once on Apr 18, 2018,
and Once on May 16, 2018,
and Once on Jun 20, 2018

Breastfeeding Mamas is a FREE monthly peer support group for pregnant and breastfeeding mothers. We meet in the Children's Corner at the Invermere Public Library.

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