Qualicum Beach

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101 - 660 Primrose St.
Qualicum Beach BC
V9K 2R5
Phone: (250) 752-6121
Fax: (250) 752-6630
qualicumbeach [at] virl [dot] bc [dot] ca

The Qualicum Beach library branch opened in 1937. The library lived in several different locations through the years. The library branch has been at its current location “under the clock tower” in the Town Hall since 1997. The interior was repainted in 2009 and new flooring installed in 2011.


Professional Staff Information

  • Library Manager - Lee Losell
  • Children & Youth Customer Services Librarian - Helen Stevens

Map and Hours

Mon10 - 8
Tue10 - 8
Wed10 - 8
Thu10 - 8
Fri10 - 5
Sat10 - 5


  • Wheel Chair accessible
  • 6 Public Access Computers
  • Free Wifi
  • Qualicum Beach Asian Collection (English language DVDs, cookbooks, travel books, children's books, mysteries and more on Asian-related themes)
  • Children's computer with Early Literacy Games

Our Community

  • Town of Qualicum Beach http://www.qualicumbeach.com
  • Regional District of Nanaimo http://www.rdn.bc.ca
  • Oceanside Building Learning Together Society for programs and resources for children and their caregivers.  Also Oceanside LIteracy Now!  http://www.sd69.bc.ca/programs/BLT/
  • Health Information Stations For Seniors and Caregivers : Oceanside HOSTS (HOSTS = Health Outreach Stations with Tutors for Seniors)
  • Be better INFORMED on health topics that affect you. Increase CONFIDENCE in your ability to make health related decisions. Find LOCAL services and resources. Trained tutors, seniors themselves, provide friendly one-on-one assistance to help you access and use current health related websites! This program is FREE for seniors and caregivers!  Website:   http://oceansidehosts.webstarts.com     OR    Joyce  250-240-5914
  • Guide to products and services for Seniors on Vancouver Island  http://seniors101.ca
  • Island Family Information - Our Regional Website for Vancouver Island Child Care Resource and Referral Programs.
  • This site was developed to provide families with information, resources and community services on Vancouver Island. http://www.islandfamilyinfo.ca
  • Oceanside Moms Group
  • Connect with other parents in this meet-up group for the Oceanside area. http://www.oceanside-moms-group.com
  • Parent Support Services of BC http://www.parentsupportbc.ca
  • Vancouver Island University Parksville campus http://www.viu.ca/parksville/


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