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Powell River Public Library

Open Now: 10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Nice library and friendly staff.

We dropped in to see the Library and ask if they took book donations. Unfortunately they did not... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Susan W
Vancouver, Canada
New modern library.

This is a brand new library for Powell river and it lovely and full of Books and reader books and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Qualicum Beach, Canada
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1 week ago
“Nice library and friendly staff.”
3 weeks ago
“New modern library.”
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100-6975 Alberni St, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We dropped in to see the Library and ask if they took book donations. Unfortunately they did not but we walked around and it is quite complete, not large but nicely done and easy to find what you are looking for. There is also a...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a brand new library for Powell river and it lovely and full of Books and reader books and DVD's etc. There a coffee shop inside to seat down a relax and read a book and have a coffee and treat.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Finally Powell River has a super user friendly library! Lots of parking too! Lots of tables and chairs, free WIFI, computers to use, friendly and helpful staff. The real ticker tho is the Coffee Shop....serving up capaccino or espresso with the ever so delicious and...More

Thank Gypsyrozbud
Reviewed 8 August 2018

The library is quiet and SO cool (air-conditioning helps at this point) and they have a 3-D printer which makes it quite exciting to know, and to use

Thank annonamouse2015
Reviewed 31 March 2018

It's not often you're encouraged to have a conversation or discussion in a library. As well, to walk around with a cup of coffee and baked good in hand while looking for something to read or someone to talk to. Powell River library is brand...More

1  Thank Alohakane3
Reviewed 15 August 2017

brand new, lots of space, well organized, It is a bit cold now but I imagine they will add details over time

1  Thank JaimeVancouverIsland
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The new public library in Powell River is a cool retreat on a hot summer day. With the addition of a small coffee bar (with fabulous coffee) this makes the library an easy destination, especially now that it is centrally located. Take a break and...More

2  Thank Brenda A
Reviewed 6 August 2017

The library is a gem to add to Powell River and area. It is large and very wide open with shelves that you can see over so easy to reach books no matter how tall you are. It is new, yet no pretentious, but rather...More

2  Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 25 July 2017

The new Powell River Public Library is three to four times the size of the previous facility. Located at a busy juncture in a shopping mall in the city, it is attracting twice the previous number of visitors -- almost 700 a day. How do...More

1  Thank Ken H
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