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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 Launches One Book, One Community

August 9, 2019 West Vancouver Memorial Library Launches One Book, One CommunityInaugural District-wide reading and discussion program invites community members to  join together in reading a single bookAugust...

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...

In The News

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...

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...

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