Labour Day Hours

City Centre

Sun, Sept. 1: 10:00 - 5:00
Mon, Sept. 2: Closed

Poirier

Sun, Sept. 1: Closed
Mon, Sept. 2: Closed

Regular Hours

City Centre

Mon - Thu: 9:00 - 9:00 
Fri: 9:00 - 5:00 
Sat: 10:00 - 5:00 
Sun: 10:00
 - 5:00

*Closed Labour Day, Remembrance Day, 
Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day


Poirier
  

Mon - Thu: 9:00 - 9:00 
Fri: 9:00 - 5:00 
Sat: 10:00 - 5:00 
Sun: 12:00 - 5:00 

*Closed all stat holidays and Sundays followed
by a holiday Monday 
 
 

 
 
Please note:  Parking may be limited at the Poirier branch until Saturday, August 24 due to the Lacrosse Nationals being hosted at the Poirier Sport and Leisure Centre. 

Lendable Tech at the Library

New, fun, lendable technologies are at Coquitlam Public Library starting this summer! All were purchased with funding donations from the Coquitlam Kinsmen and the Friends of Coquitlam Public Library Society. Find out more!



CoqLibrary App

Download our free CoqLibrary app for convenient browsing and viewing of e-content, including books, movies, magazines, and music through services such as Hoopla, Cloud Library and RB Digital.

The app is available to download from the App Store and Google Play.





BC Culture Days: Traveling Korean Film

Celebrate Culture Days and the 100th anniversary of Korean Film with four popular, recently released Korean films, all screening from September 27-29 at the City Centre branch. Presented by the Korean Cultural Centre of Canada.

See what's on!


H.E.R.O.S. Emergency Preparedness Program

Are you and your family ready for an emergency? This fall, the City of Coquitlam will be holding H.E.R.O.S. Emergency Preparedness sessions at the Library. These sessions will cover both man-made and natural hazards, including power outages and earthquakes.

Sign up for a two-hour session to learn how you can be a hero and be prepared to help yourself and others. Check the schedule, then register online or phone 604-927-4386.


BC Summer Reading Club

Registration is now closed. Find out when the medal ceremonies are happening.





Middle School Summer Reading Club

Join the Middle School Summer Reading Club by visiting either branch or the Library Link to register (your name, grade, and the name of your school). Review your favourite books and win prizes!




Adult Summer Reading Club

Adults, here's your summer reading club! Register online or in-person at either branch or on the Library link. Win prizes throughout the summer and get entered into the Grand Prize Draw in September. Contest deadline: August 25 at midnight.

Registration form                                           Review/Entry form                                        

Programs & Events Guide - Summer 2019


Check out the Library's new program and events guide for the Summer 2019 season. It's jam-packed with fun and educational activities for all ages.

Online version                             Printable version

Copies are also available at your local branch.


Display Cases

We have museum quality glass display cases at both branches for local artists and crafters to exhibit their works. Get more information and an application form.





Centre for Equitable Library Access (CELA)


 

CELA has taken over literary services previously provided by CNIB. Patrons who register with CELA are eligible to receive audiobooks on MP3 format discs delivered to their homes by mail.

CELA resources include a DAISY magazine service as well as materials for educators including 450,000+ accessible books in formats such as Braille, audio or ebook. 

Register online for CELA to have their materials delivered to your home. For more information, please contact us at 604-937-4165 or outreach@coqlibrary.ca.


Tri-Cities Local Immigration Partnership

Access immigrant programs and community resources through the Tri-Cities Local Immigration Partnership (TCLIP).

The goal of the TCLIP is to develop welcoming and inclusive communities where both long term residents and newcomers feel a sense of belonging and attachment. 


 
Library Locations
Poirier Branch
575 Poirier Street
Coquitlam, BC
V3J 6A9
604-937-4141



City Centre Branch
1169 Pinetree Way
Coquitlam, BC
V3B 0Y1
604-554-READ (7323)
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