Draw for Art & Foyer Gallery Fundraiser
Donate to the Foyer Gallery before October 28, 2021, and enter into a random draw for one of 50+ pieces of artwork, created by Foyer Gallery artists!

For your donation, you will receive:
  • A tax receipt for the value of your donation
  • Recognition of your donation in the Foyer Gallery
  • Special notice of current and upcoming Gallery shows and artists
  • An entry into a random draw for one of 50+ pieces of artwork – created by our Foyer Gallery artists.

Suggested minimum donation: $25 

The Foyer Gallery is a contemporary space dedicated to exhibiting excellent artwork in all media by talented artists in the Sea to Sky corridor and beyond. Your donation goes to operations, maintenance and promotions of the gallery, a non-profit space.
Join the Squamish Public Library Board
Looking for a volunteer opportunity to make a difference in your community? Apply to join the Squamish Public Library Board!

An information package and volunteer application form is available at the library as well as online here.

Deadline for applications is October 19, 2021.

If you have questions related to Board activities and recruitment, please contact:
Find your next Crafting Project ✂️🎨🧵
Crafting & Creativity

With the rainy season upon us, get crafty inside: Let these books and resources inspire and motivate you to explore your creativity!
Get Making with Creativebug
Access thousands of award-winning art & craft video classes for all ages with your Squamish library card!
Sign up now:

Upcoming Events & Programs
Quest Lecture Series
Supply Chain’s Impact On Everyday Life
Tuesday // October 12 // 7 - 8:30 pm // online
(Second Tuesday of every month)

Due to covid, the demand for certain products increased, for example, toilet paper, hand sanitizers, masks, etc. Those products immediately got more expensive for the end consumer. Why?
NEW: Indoor Storytime
Family & Baby Storytime
Register Now
Join us for in-person family storytimes at the library meeting room. Registration for indoor Storytime is required!

To sign up for the 7-week Storytime series, email library@squamish.ca and let us know which Storytime and which day you would like to attend.

10:30 am - 11:00 am on
Tuesdays or Fridays or Saturdays

11:30 am - 12:00 pm on
Tuesdays or Fridays or Saturdays

The 7-week Storytime series runs from October 19 until November 30, 2021.

Please note:
  • Limited capacity of ten families per storytime
  • Proof of vaccination status is not required to enter the library building and to attend storytimes
  • Masks have to be worn inside the library building at all times by participants 12 years and older
Writing Workshop
Rotters, Losers, Creeps & Thieves: Making bad guys good – with Katherine Fawcett
Tuesday // October 26 // 6:30 - 8 pm // online

Join award-winning author Katherine Fawcett for a 1.5-hour workshop and discussion on the craft of writing, and specifically on building empathy for the jerks in your stories. Be prepared for some inventive creative writing exercises to get the juices flowing. Protagonists and antagonists welcome!

Registration:
Email library@squamish.ca to sign up.
Get Creative
Art Hour with the Library
Wednesday // November 3 // 7 - 8 pm // online
(First Wednesday of every month)

Come make art together!
In this hour, we will watch a short video on a specific art technique or skill, practice together, and share our art projects with the group.
Everyone is welcome. Free and online.

Registration:
Email library@squamish.ca to sign up.
Community Book Club
Nothing To See Here
Thursday // November 25 // 7 - 8:30 pm // online

Our online Community Book Club meets on the fourth Thursday of every other month!
In November, we will be discussing Nothing to See Here by Kevin Wilson.

Registration:
Email library@squamish.ca to sign up.
Upcoming Library Closures
October 11, 2021
Thanksgiving

October 14, 2021
Professional Development Day
Accessing Library Services
A friendly reminder that face masks must be worn inside the library building at all times by people 12 years and older.

Vaccine Passports are NOT required to enter the library building.

For information on and assistance in accessing library materials and services without a mask, such as Library Take-Out and our Visiting Library Service, please visit the website or contact us:

Phone: 604-892-3110
Visiting Library Service
Our Visiting Library Service provides free home delivery of library materials & resources to seniors or Elders in the community.

Through this program, volunteer library ambassadors provide personal phone calls and connections to patrons, reserve and deliver library materials and resources. This service adheres to Covid-19 health and safety guidelines.

For more info and to register,

Or contact the library at visitinglibrary@squamish.ca or 604-892-3110.
FOYER Gallery:
KAREN YAREMKEWICH
‘Wild’
Transformational Outerwear and Mixed Media Art