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 
 
 

 
 

Community Meeting

City Centre Branch
Tuesday, November 26, 6:00 - 8:30 pm
Light supper included
Registration: Required. RSVP by email at ajohannes@coqlibrary.ca or by phone 604-554-7346.


You are invited to participate in a community meeting to provide feedback into legislation and to explore ways to build a better B.C. for people with disabilities. If you are unable to attend, share your feedback online.


Income Taxes 101

City Centre Branch, Room 136 & 137
Tuesday, January 21, 6:30 - 8:00 pm

Poirier Branch, Nancy Bennett Room
Saturday, January 25, 10:30 - 12:00 pm


Learn how income tax returns work for individuals and small businesses, what types of deductions are available and common mistakes you should be aware of. Registration: Drop-in. 


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 H.E.R.O. and be prepared to help yourself and others. Check the schedule, then register online or phone 604-927-4386.


Programs & Events Guide - Fall 2019

Program & Events Guide: Fall 2019Our new Programs & Events Guide for fall 2019 includes:
•  School Success programs
•  teen volunteer opportunities
•  art and writing contests for kids and teens
•  employment advice
•  help for newcomers
...and much more!
 
 Online version                            Printable version


Copies are also available at your local branch.
 
 

Community Book Clubs at Coquitlam Public Library

Coquitlam Public Library is proud to support volunteer-led community book clubs! Meet fellow book lovers on a monthly basis and discuss a popular title. New members are welcome!

Contact bookclub@coqlibrary.ca to join a club, or for more information. 

Poirier Branch

Monday Evening Book Club
Meets the first Monday of every month at 7:00 - 8:30 pm.

City Centre Branch

Monday Afternoon Book Club
Meets the first Monday of every month at 2:00 - 3:30 pm.

Coquitlam Book Club
Meets the third Wednesday of every month at 7:00 - 8:30 pm.

 

One eRead Canada Podcast

The One eRead Canada Podcasts, parts I and II are available to stream. The podcasts discuss some notable parts in the novel Glass Beads by Dawn Dumont.

Special guest on Part II is Terri Galligos of the Tla'amin Nation, Northern Coast Salish also answers our questions. Terri is the District Aboriginal Resource Teacher for School District 43. 




Innovation Hub at City Centre

Come to the City Centre branch (1169 Pinetree Way) and use our 3D printers and high powered creative software to bring your innovative ideas to life. Open houses are on Tuesdays, 2:00 - 4:00 pm.

 

To make an appointment call 604-554-7323 or email askalibrarian@coqlibrary.ca. Children under 14 years old must be accompanied by an adult. Get details.



Economic Development Tool

The City of Coquitlam has launched a new online tool to provide customized local data to businesses.

The Economic Development Tool is free and easy to use, and can be tailored to specific industries. It allows anyone starting or growing a business to search for data on the local economy, customers, competitors and the workforce. 

 

Help Sessions

computer help at the libraryThe Library is here to answer your computer and technology questions. Book an appointment to ask us about internet searching, email, eBooks, tablets, social media, etc. or get help practicing your skills. If you have questions about your tablet or eReader, please bring the device with you.
   

To book an appointment, fill out the Help Session Request Form or call 604-937-4141. 

For all other questions or comments, please email: askalibrarian@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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