Community

Library marks 75th anniversary with Open House

For the first time in its 75-year history, all 29 branches throughout the Okanagan Regional Library’s system will be open on Saturday, March 19, to each mark this  anniversary milestone with an Open House, 2 to 4 p.m.

The festivities at the downtown Kelowna library branch on Ellis Street will include:

• Free cake and refreshments

• Roving magic tricks by magician Leif David

• Reading by local author Darcie Friesen Hossack

• Surprise guests

• Pick up your Read Away Fines Reading Log and reduce your overdue fines by up to $15

•Pick up your 75 Years of Favourites booklists

• ORL commemorative video

• Many draws for book prize packs for all ages

For more information check out the ORL website at www.orl.bc.ca

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Hyundai Elantra adds sporty two-door coupe to its lineup
 
ELECTION 2014: Columnist Jennifer Smith says a slick pitchman is needed for the board of education
 
ELECTION 2014: The Education Equation or why you should pay attention to school trustee elections
Painting up a storm in Rossland
 
Kitchen goes back in time
 
Horoscope for the Week: March 28, 2014
Machado brings magic of the rainforest to showcase
 
Porn star Marilyn Chambers died of heart disease
 
Summerland bus service rolling along nicely

Community Events, November 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 31 edition online now. Browse the archives.