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SPRING BREAK at Your Local Library!

There will be fun and games for kids of all ages this Spring Break!

Time for Teen Tech Week at Your Local Vancouver Island Regional Library!

Between March 9th to 15th, teens are encouraged to take a Do It Yourself approach to technology at their local Library!

Niceness is priceless...show your support for Anti-Bullying Day (aka Pink Shirt Day)!

February 26th is Anti-Bullying Day (aka Pink Shirt Day); a day to raise awareness on the issues that surround bullying and harassment.&

We're open! Come on in from the snow and cuddle up with a good book...

All of our branches with regular Monday hours are open! To find your local branch's hours, click here. 

Our Right to Information: Freedom to Read Week Celebrated by Vancouver Island Regional Library Branches

Banned books and free expression may not make the headlines, but they affect the right of Canadians to decide for themselves what they choose to read.

Free movies, tv shows, music and audiobooks with hoopla!

Library card-holders now have access to thousands of movies, tv shows, music and audiobooks through a new digital service called hoopla

Getting excited for the 2014 Olympic Winter Games?

The XXII Olympic Winter Games (Sochi) 2014 begins on Friday, February 7 and we're gearing up with a collection of books and eResources on the ready! Check out our great selection 

Black inventors are main theme of this year's Black History Month

From the Nanaimo Daily News Julie Chadwick / Daily News January 31, 2014 12:00 AM

Nanaimo Harbourfront branch hosts Ruth Ozeki in an author reading

The Vancouver Island Regional Library is pleased to announce that Cortes Island's own Ruth Ozeki will be performing an author reading at the Nanaimo Harbourfront library branch on February 2nd&

Family Literacy Day at your local library!

Family Literacy Day takes place across the nation on January 27th! 

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