December Holiday Hours

City Centre

Tue, Dec 24: 9:00 - 3:00
Wed, Dec 25: Closed
Thu, Dec 26: Closed
Sun, Dec 29: Closed
Tue, Dec 31: 9:00 - 3:00
Wed, Jan 1: Closed

Poirier

Tue, Dec 24: 9:00 - 3:00 
Wed, Dec 25: Closed
Thu, Dec 26: Closed
Sun, Dec 29: Closed
Tue, Dec 31: 9:00 - 3:00
Wed, Jan 1: 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 
 
 

 
 

Library Display Cases

The Library invites individuals and organizations based in the Tri-Cities area (Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam and Port Moody) to display works of an artistic nature, crafts, artifacts and archival material.

Application Process      

  • Fill out an application form online or pick one up in branch at the Help Desk.

  • Return your application, with photos of the works if applicable to the Library in person at the Help Desk or by email to display@coqlibrary.ca.

  • A Display Case Coordinator will confirm receipt of your application and schedule a time slot within 3 business days.


Poirier Display Case

Consists of 2 units connected by a metal wall.

There are 4 glass shelves, but additional works may also be placed on easels, which can sit on the floor. 

   







City Centre Display Case

Consists of 2 units, one larger than the other, separated by a metal wall.

There are 2 shelves in the left unit, and 4 in the right unit. 






Policies

  • Displays are limited to works of an artistic nature, crafts, artifacts and archival material.

  • Exhibitors must be based in the Tri-Cities area (Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody).

  • The Library reserves the right to approve or decline displays.

  • Displays will be of general interest to the community and shall not be racist, sexist nor advocate violence towards any person or group.

  • The Library is not responsible for any items that may be stolen or damaged.  Exhibitors leave items at their own risk. While the library takes all reasonable precautions to protect items, exhibitors are advised to insure them against damage and theft.

  • Exhibitors are responsible for setting up their own display and removing it when their display period has expired. The Library reserves the right to take down a display early when necessary.

  • Arts and crafts exhibitors may post a small list or card on items giving titles and prices where applicable and/or a discrete card giving contact information but Library staff will not be involved in any sales between artist and purchaser.

  • Items must remain in the display case for the duration of the exhibit. Works will be displayed for one month unless otherwise arranged.


Need help? Email display@coqlibrary.ca.

 
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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