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PLEASE NOTE: The Sechelt Library will be CLOSED on Wednesday May 2nd for the installation of new furniture and shelving.

Canada 150 grant renovations 

The Library may have to close with short notice for periods of time. Changes in hours will be posted on the library website. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Circulating Preloaded Kobo Readers

Downloadable Library brochures

New Arrivals – April 2018

Sechelt Library Press Release re Local Government Funding


Analysis of Five Year Local Government Funding Agreement Report


For more information, see also: Sechelt Library Funders 2013-2018 per capita Results

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Support your library

A HUGE thank you to the Friends of the Library for their generous donation of $26,464.00 for two brand new, updated self check machines.


Many many thanks to the generous  members of the Fat Quarters Quilt Group who donated fabric, talent and expertise to create and piece the quilt.  The presentation took place at the Sunshine Coast Quilt Guild Sat Mar 31, 2018.


Renewal Campaign


Donate Now Through CanadaHelps.org!

Sechelt Library in the News…


Events & Programs

Congratulations to those who finalled in our 2nd Annual Poetry contest! Visit our outdoor poetry line to read all the entries.

1. Gurjot Singh
2. Bridget Towns
3. Hailey Kwasney


1. Richard Austin Borthwick 
2. Deanne Mineau
3. Elisabeth Parker


Friends of the Sechelt Library Book Faire! Friday May 11 to Sunday May 13 : Fri – 12-5, Sat – 10-5, Sun – 10-3.

See Adult, Youth, Children’s, & Tech Ed Programs

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Tech Drop-in
Apr 26 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Tech Drop-in sessions

Have a quick question about iPads, the internet, computers, ebooks or other technology? Drop by the library’s computer area Thursdays from 11 am to 1 pm for assistance from the Technology Education Coordinator. 

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Spanish Conversation Cafe
Apr 26 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Spanish Conversation Café

Conversation Cafe SPANISH Jan 2018

Practice your Spanish with others. Beginners. Experienced. Everyone welcome!

2nd Tuesday and 4th Thursday of every month.

Register at the Sechelt Library, or phone/email Sherryl Latimer at 604 885 3260 or sherryl.latimer@sechelt.bclibrary.ca

Transforming Poems into Songs: What you need to know with Lowry Olafson.
Apr 26 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Transforming Poems into Songs: What you need to know with Lowry Olafson.
Lowry is a performing song writer and keynote speaker who has released nine albums and toured the globe. He has also lead almost 500 song writing sessions with over 10,000 kids and adults.

All programs are free. Space is limited. Call 604 885 3260 , email info@secheltlibrary.ca, or visit the library to register.

Financial literacy series – presented with the Sunshine Coast Credit Union
Apr 28 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Financial literacy series

Saturday, February 24 ~ 11 am-12 noon – RRSPs and TFSAs Workshop

Find out more about Registered Retirement Savings Plans and Tax Free Savings Accounts.

Saturday, March 24 ~ 11 am-12 noon ” Identity Theft & Fraud Prevention”

Saturday, April 28 ~ 11 am-12 noon “Building a Healthy Credit History”

To register, please drop by the library or call 604-885-3260.

Presented in association with the Sunshine Coast Credit Union.

Sunshine Coast Credit Union

View our Events Calendar

The Childhood Memories Project survey can now be completed online.

Hours of Operation

  • Mon 10am6pm
  • Tues 10am6pm
  • Wed 1pm7pm
  • Thurs 10am6pm
  • Fri 10am6pm
  • Sat 10am5pm
  • Sun closed

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Sechelt BC V0N 3A0
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