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North Shore Libraries Stock the Shelves with Works by Local Authors

November 18, 2019 North Vancouver, BC—As if spectacular trails and some of the best snow sports spots in the world weren’t enough, the North Shore’s local writers’ community is alive and well and growing—and our local...

West Vancouver Memorial Library Announces New Director

October 29, 2019 West Vancouver, B.C. – The West Vancouver Memorial Library Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Library Director. Following an extensive international search, Stephanie...

Panel of Knowledge: Squamish Teachings West Vancouver Memorial Library Honours Reconciliation with the unveiling of a new addition to the Library’s Permanent Art Collection

September 9, 2019 West Vancouver, B.C. – The Community is invited to attend the unveiling of a newly commissioned sculpture by Coast Salish artist Halikium/Wade Baker, on Friday, October 4, from 4 to 5 p.m. in the...

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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