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West Vancouver Memorial Library is a municipal library, governed by the B.C. Library Act and managed by the West Vancouver Memorial Library Board. Open and welcoming to all, the Library connects people with information, the world of imagination and each other. It attracts approximately 43,000 people to its facility and 40,000 to its website and catalogue each month, and circulates more than one million items annually.The Library's vision is to inspire people to grow in a dynamic world.

To stay on top of our busy events schedule, be sure to check our events calendar often. 

Media Contact

David Carson, Communications and Event Coordnator

Media Releases

West Vancouver Memorial Library Board Pays Tribute to Retiring Library Director

June 13, 2019  West Vancouver, B.C. – The West Vancouver Memorial Library Board of Trustees announced today that after nearly nine years of service Library Director Jenny Benedict is retiring from West...

West Vancouver Memorial Library Promotes Accessibility with West Van Reads Aloud

May 27, 2019 West Vancouver Memorial Library Promotes Accessibility with West Van Reads AloudAudiobook recording program empowers volunteer narrators to create accessible materials for people with print...

West Vancouver Memorial Library Hosts Community Technology Fair

May 1, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:West Vancouver Memorial Library Hosts Community Technology Fair May 1, 2019, West Vancouver, B.C. – West Vancouver Memorial Library invites people of all ages to get up...

In The News

West Van library receives award for its Honouring Reconciliation programming

June 17, 2019 West Vancouver Memorial Library, along with Squamish Nation and Reconciliation Canada, have received commendation for its programming designed to expand the community’s understanding of local...

BC Library Association Announces 2019 Library Awards

June 11, 2019 For Immediate ReleaseVANCOUVER BC: Each year the British Columbia Library Association (BCLA) invites the library community, partners, and stakeholders to nominate individuals and organizations for...

Local Voices series looks to local waters for stories

May 29, 2019 Ahoy, matey! Stories from three seafarers are on the horizon with On the Water, the next presentation in the Local Voices series at West Vancouver Memorial Library, scheduled for June 5. Read...

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