A New Woss Library: Open House

July 5, 2018 | Woss

Thursday, July 5, 2018: Vancouver Island Regional Library (VIRL) is moving forward with exciting plans to construct a prefabricated new library for the community of Woss. To find out more about the new library, the public is invited to an Open House on Tuesday, July 17 at the Woss Community Hall from 5:30 – 7pm.

Once complete, the new library will include the following amenities and services:

  • 1,400 sq. ft of floor space
  • New books and magazines
  • Larger collection
  • Accessible parking lot and entrances
  • Comfortable interior with lounging area
  • Additional programming spaces

VIRL is in discussion with the Mount Waddington Regional District about land for the new library. More information, including the proposed site, timelines and budget, will be provided as it becomes available.

Refreshments and snacks will be provided at the Open House.

About Vancouver Island Regional Library

Vancouver Island Regional Library (VIRL) is the fifth-largest library system in British Columbia. We serve over 430,000 people on Vancouver Island, Haida Gwaii, and Bella Coola through 39 branch libraries, a virtual branch, and a books-by-mail service. VIRL’s holdings number one million and include books, magazines, CDs and DVDs. Administrative offices are located in Nanaimo


For more Information
David Carson Director,
Corporate Communications and Strategic Initiatives
250.753.1154 ex 248
Cell: 250.327.365dcarson@virl.bc.ca