Event Calendar

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NEW – Meditation Mondays
Oct 23 @ 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM

Meditation Mondays

Start your week off with focus and mindfulness. A 10 minute guided meditation will be offered at precisely 12:40pm. Doors open at 12:30pm, and you are welcome to stay until 1:00pm, to sit in contemplative silence.

Starts Monday, October 2, running until Monday December 4.

Toddler Tuesdays
Oct 24 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Toddler Tuesdays

Join Sophie as she opens up the Meeting Room for Toddler play! Includes stories, rhymes, songs, & fun! For parents and caregivers with toddlers ages 18 months to 3 years.

Oct 10- Nov 28 2017   10:30-11:30 

Drop in or call the library to register.

Tuesday Talk: FAKE News – Believe It or Not! With Sean Eckford from the Coast Reporter and Sechelt Library.
Oct 24 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

FAKE News – Believe It or Not! With Sean Eckford from the Coast Reporter and Sechelt Library staff. In this world of FAKE News it’s difficult to know what to believe.

Lead to Read Program
Oct 24 @ 4:15 PM – 5:15 PM

In this program, a young reader is matched with a leader who will help them read books and write, to improve their literacy level.

Babytime at the Library!
Oct 26 @ 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM


Join us with your baby for stories, songs, and rhymes. This program helps with early speech and language development.

For children up to 18 months

Oct 12, 26   Nov 9, 23   2017  11:30-12

Family History Month – trace your ancestors with Ancestry Library Edition
Oct 26 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Join Sechelt Library staff member and genealogy enthusiast, Teresa Eckford, on Thursday, October 26th and learn how to find those long lost relatives using Ancestry Library Edition. Feel free to bring your family tree, your computer, tablet, or a notebook and pen, along with any questions you may have. There will be a forty-five minute presentation followed by a 1.25 hour workshop.

Family_History_Month_Event7:00 pm in the Commmunity Room.

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


Canadian Library Month – A community celebration
Oct 27 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Canadian Library Month – A community celebration

Celebrate your local library and find out what’s happening with the Sechelt Library. Margaret Hodgins, chief librarian and Ann Hopkins, Board chair, will present the updated plans for the renovation, the library campaign, and other news. Refreshments and treats will be served. 4pm-6pm. Presentation at 5pm.

Halloween Booktacular
Oct 28 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Halloween Booktacular!!

Dress up as your favourite book character, enjoy stories, a themed craft, and a snack. For children 6 and under. Saturday Oct 28  10:30-11:30 am

Drop in or call the library to register.

Saturday Storytime
Oct 28 @ 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM
  • Saturday Storytime!  Children of all ages are welcome to join Sophie as she shares stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays.  Our goal is for everyone to have fun while nurturing your child’s love of books and the library.  A wonderful way for a family to spend time together most Saturday mornings from 10:30 – 11:00am!

children's story time

Sechelt Library Gourmet Dinner Fundraising Event
Oct 28 @ 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Tickets available at the Sechelt Library, the Sechelt Visitor Centre (cash or cheque only), and online at Share-There.

Join us and listen to music, dine, bid on items in the Silent Auction, and hear Kara Stanley recount the story of her husband Simon Paradis’ paralyzing accident and the role music played before and during his continuing recovery.