Closing at 5 pm

The Library will be open from 10 am-5 pm (instead of 10 am-8 pm) on Thursday, Sept 1, 2022. Come visit us during our regular open hours the rest of the week. Thank you for your understanding!

Closed for Statutory Holiday

The Library will be closed Sunday, September 4, in lieu of Labour Day. We will be open Saturday, September 3, 12-4 pm and Tuesday, September 6, 10 am-5 pm as usual.

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Book Donations Accepted 1 pm in the Annex

Bowen Island Library - Annex 430 Bowen Trunk Rd., Bowen Island, BC

Friends of the Library volunteers are accepting donations of clean, good condition used books and DVDs. Click here to find out more about what materials are accepted and how book donating works. Donations toward our book sales can be brought to the Library Annex starting at 1 pm until the volunteers’ bins are full (no […]

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Storytime

Bowen Island Library - Annex 430 Bowen Trunk Rd., Bowen Island, BC

A free drop-in program of stories and songs for 2-4 year-olds and their caregivers! Fridays at 10:30 am Bowen Library Annex Sept 16-Dec 9 (no Storytimes on Sept 30 & Nov 11 statutory holidays) Find out about current COVID-19 Health Orders and how they apply to library programs.

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Teen Advisory Group Meeting

Bowen Island Library - Annex 430 Bowen Trunk Rd., Bowen Island, BC

What is TAG? The Teen Advisory Group is for teens who want to make the Library better for themselves and for other teens! Joining TAG gives you a voice in what happens at the Library! Suggest items for our teen collections Suggest programs and services you’d like us to offer Participate in library and community […]

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Storytime

Bowen Island Library - Annex 430 Bowen Trunk Rd., Bowen Island, BC

A free drop-in program of stories and songs for 2-4 year-olds and their caregivers! Fridays at 10:30 am Bowen Library Annex Sept 16-Dec 9 (no Storytimes on Sept 30 & Nov 11 statutory holidays) Find out about current COVID-19 Health Orders and how they apply to library programs.

Andrew Wright Author Talk

Bowen Island Library - Annex 430 Bowen Trunk Rd., Bowen Island, BC

Conservation and documentary photographer, Andrew S. Wright, presents on and shows photos from his most recent book, The Pelican's Paradise: Preventing Extinctions. Andrew has been working with the non-profit, Island Conservation. They have removed invasive species on 65 islands worldwide and protected 500 species on fragile and remote islands. Andrew has documented their work on […]

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Career Advisor • Drop In

Bowen Library - Flex Room

WorkBC Career Advisor visits are back at the Bowen Island Library! Come get one-on-one help with resumes, cover letters, interviewing, job searches, insights on the job market, career and education advice, and more from a WorkBC Career Advisor. This free drop-in service is in the Library Flex Room on the 4th Wednesday of the month: […]

Indian Horse • Film Night for National Day for Truth & Reconciliation

Bowen Island Library - Annex 430 Bowen Trunk Rd., Bowen Island, BC

Drop-in • Rated 14A • Run time: 1 hr 40 mins An adaptation of Ojibway writer Richard Wagamese’s award-winning novel, this moving and important drama sheds light on the dark history of Canada’s Indigenous Residential Schools and the indomitable spirit of aboriginal people. Find out about current COVID-19 Health Orders and how they apply to library programs.

Closed for Statutory Holiday

Bowen Library will be closed Friday, September 30 for National Day for Truth & Reconciliation. We will be open Thursday, Sept 29, 10 am-8 pm and Saturday, Oct 1, 12-4 pm as usual.