Event: Friends of the Library Book Sale

Start Date: 
May 26th 2018

Looking for a good book at a bargain price?  A wide selection of fiction, non-fiction, youth books, and multimedia will be available.

Event: Fabulous Films: Empire of Dirt

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Start Date: 
June 18th 2018

Empire of Dirt (2013) | Peter Stebbings | 99 min

Three generations of women struggle to deal with the demons of their past, in this powerful and affecting drama from act

Event: Book a Librarian

Start Date: 
April 17th 2018

Looking for help with your new device, have an upcoming research project, or want to learn more about VIRL's e-resource collection?

Event: Author Reading: Peter Robinson

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Start Date: 
May 24th 2018

Crime writer Peter Robinson will visit the Courtenay Library this May for a talk, reading, and Q&A.

Event: Get Together with Technology (GTT) @ Cowichan Library

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Start Date: 
May 10th 2018

Free technology workshops by and for people who are blind or low vision.

4:00-6:00pm, the second Thursday each month. 

To RSVP, please

Event: Indigenous Voices with Aaron Hamilton and Chief Georgina Livingstone

Start Date: 
May 11th 2018

Ts'uubaa-asatx: Planning our Future

Come learn more about the economic projects initiated by the Ts’uubaa-asatx (Cowichan Lake) First Nations.

Event: Wills and Estates

Start Date: 
April 19th 2018

Learn the basics of Wills, Powers of Attorney, and Representation Agreements, and how these documents are essential for end-of-life planning and estate planning.

Event: Indigenous Voices: Cowichan elder Della (Rice) Sylvester

Start Date: 
May 12th 2018


As part of our efforts to facilitate reconciliation for Indigenous and non-Indigenous members

Event: Zero Waste Workshop

Start Date: 
April 27th 2018

Earth Week celebrations continue with an introduction to living Zero Waste. Paula and Nairn from the Zero Waste Emporium will share some tricks and tips to help you reduce waste at home.

Event: NFB Film Club

NFB Spring 2018 Series
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February 5th 2018
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February 19th 2018
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February 26th 2018
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May 14th 2018

Every Monday night at 6 pm come to the library to watch a new documentary film produced by The National Film Board of Canada (NFB). The N

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