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I Read Canadian Contest

For #IReadCanadian Day on February 17, 2021. We're raising awareness of Canadian books and celebrating the richness, diversity and breadth …

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Storybook Walk

Our Storybook Walk gives children the chance to explore the pages of a picture book mounted to storyboard signs along …

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StoryWalk® at the Museum – “I Am Smart, I Am Blessed, I Can Do Anything!”

Join us for an outdoor StoryWalk® at the Sooke Region Museum February 17-27! Enjoy the fresh air, physical activity and …

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Writing 101

Poem in Your Pocket Contest

Calling all VIRL poets!  Help us celebrate National Poetry Month in April 2021 by submitting your poems to our first …

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Sea & Cedar Magazine – Call for Submissions

The Vancouver Island Regional Library (VIRL) is currently seeking submissions of short fiction, creative non-fiction, poetry and artwork for the …

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Blind Date with 2 Books

Pick up a "Rate-your-Date" bookmark from the library and rate the book you are currently reading or try a blind …

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