Sechelt Library in the news…

2018

May 2018 – Farewell to Margaret (photo gallery) – Coast Reporter


April 2018 – Poetry Contest winners – Coast Reporter

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First prize winner, Richard Austin Bothwick, with Deanne Minneau (2nd prize), and Elisabeth Parker (3rd prize). Photo credit: Sherryl Latimer

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Poetry contest finalists in the child/youth category: Gurjot Singh (left) and Hailey Kwansney. Photo credit: Sherryl Latimer


April 2018 – Quilt donation – Coast Reporter

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The Fat Quarters Quilt Group, members of the Sunshine Coast Quilters Guild, donated their fabric, talent and expertise to create and piece a Storytime Quilt for the Sechelt Public Library. Photo credit: Sunshine Coast Quilters Guild


February 2018 – Friends of the Sechelt Library donation – Coast Reporter

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On behalf of the Friends of the Sechelt Public Library, co-chairs Sandy Friedman and Gillian Smith present a cheque for $26,464 to chief librarian Margaret Hodgins and Library Board chair Ann Hopkins. Photo credit: Teresa Eckford


January 2018 – Telus Grant – Coast Reporter

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From left: Margaret Hodgins (chief librarian, Sechelt library), Sam Iversen (technology education coordinator), Manjit Kang (retired Telus executive), Ann Hopkins (Sechelt Library Association chair), Ned Hodaly (Telus general manager for Sea to Sky Region) Photo credit: Sherryl Latimer



2017
October 2017 – Sechelt Public Library Fundraiser – Coast Reporter


September 2017 – BC Federation of Writers Event – Coast Reporter

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Left to right: Jane Covernton, Linda King, Barb Higgins, and Bruno Huber. Photo credit: Jan Degrass, Coast Reporter


March 2017 – Poetic productions and lyrical libraries Poetry month – Coast Reporter

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Poets Richard Austin and Susan Telfer. Photo Credit: Jan Degrass, Coast Reporter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



2016

December 2016

From left: Janette Hellmuth, Sechelt Library; Bill Conway; Shona Moody, Canadian Braille Service; Joan Billesberger (seated), Canadian Braille Service.
Photo credit: Sherryl Latimer

Sechelt library first in B.C. to catalogue collection in Braille – Coast Reporter

November 2016

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Elizabeth Waite with her grandfather Don VanKleek
Photo credit: Lorinda Waite

Childhood Memories Project Launches at the Library – Coast Reporter