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Help enrich the lives of others by volunteering to deliver library materials to individuals who are confined to home and cannot visit the library.
The 17th Annual Victoria French Festival is happening March 6-9. In partnership with CILS FM 107.9, GVPL is hosting La joie de vivre d’hier à demain!: NFB Film Festival. From March 7 to 23, Canadians across the country celebrate Les Rendez-vous de la Francophonie and we've featured some great titles: French Books & Films for Adults, Easy to Read French Picture Books, Fun French Picture Books, and French Music for Kids.
Spring is in the air and we're celebrating the launch of the Victoria Seed Library in partnership with LifeCycles Project Society. Matthew Kemshaw is the Urban Agriculture Coordinator for LifeCycles and we’ve taken a peak at what he’s reading >>
Feeling creative? Our annual writing contest is back! Enter your short story, poem or essay by March 28. All the details >>
Between March 3-6, five books will be debated during Canada Reads 2014, CBC's battle of the books. Tell us which book you would like to win and be entered into a draw for one of the titles. Enter here>>
Congratulations to the 2014 Canada Reads winner, The Orenda by Joseph Boyden! Thanks to everyone who entered our Canada Reads 2014 contest.
We are accepting applications for auxiliary pages until March 14, 2014.
Originating in Nova Scotia, February 26 is recognized across Canada as Pink Shirt Anti-Bullying Day. Wear pink and check out some of our resources: Books About Bullying for Teens and Books for Kids and Parents.
As part of Black History Month events, GVPL is co-sponsoring an evening of Jazz, Blues and Spoken Word at the Belfry tonight with the BC Black History Awareness Society & Belfry Theatre.
GVPL presents a free concert celebrating local musicians with performances by West My Friend, Josh Layne and Towers and Trees. Our Local Music Collection features more 180 titles and 130 artists. Read more >>