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Combatting social isolation with West Vancouver’s new Seniors’ Help Line and LibraryConnect

March 17, 2020 West Vancouver, B.C.—During this pandemic, social isolation means that connections are more important than ever. West Vancouver Seniors’ Services and West Vancouver Memorial Library have collaborated...

Adopt-a-Fish lends local salmon a helping hand

March 11, 2020 West Vancouver, B.C. –The West Vancouver Streamkeeper Society, the Coho Society of the North Shore and the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) are excited to announce that this year’s Adopt-a-...

Climate Future at West Vancouver Memorial Library

February 26, 2020 West Vancouver, B.C. –As a hub for information and community-building, the West Vancouver Memorial Library is a critical part of the response to the climate emergency declared by the District of West...

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Stuck at home? North Shore libraries have vast digital catalogues available online

March 20, 2020 Although North Shore libraries may be physically closed, they’re still open for business. The West Vancouver Memorial Library, North Vancouver City Library and North Vancouver District Public Library...

West Vancouver library director announces retirement

June 23, 2019 After nine years at the helm, director of library services Jenny Benedict is turning the page. The library director has announced that she will officially retire from her role at the West...

Reconciliation Canada: Interview with our partner — West Van Memorial Library

June 20, 2019 [Reconciliation Canada is] thrilled to announce that the West Van Memorial Library was recently awarded the Building Better Communities Award by the British Columbia Library Association. The West Van...

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