January Holiday Hours

City Centre

Wed, Jan 1: Closed

Poirier

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 
 
 

 
 

ESL Programs and Services

 

Programs & Events Guide - Winter 2020

Our new Programs & Events Guide for Winter 2020 includes:
•  Story times & programming for children
•  Upcoming author visits & seniors' talks
•  Tech Tuesdays
•  Programs for English language learners & newcomers
•  Library Link schedule...and much more!
 
Online version                            
Printable version

Copies are also available at your local branch.
 
 

English Practice Groups

Looking for a friendly and fun place to practice your English, meet new friends and learn more about your local community? Join this FREE, drop-in program held at various locations across the Tri-Cities.

Join at any time! Participants must be at least 19 years old.
View online schedule or print a copy.


ESL Book Club Sets


Start an ESL Book Club! We have easy-to-read English book club sets you can borrow. Find out more.







Arrival Advisor

New to British Columbia? Use the Arrival Advisor app to help you get settled. Whether you need a job, want to learn English, or connect with your community, find all the information and services you need to get started in your new community. It’s free, in your language, and personalized for you. Try it today!


Citizenship

   Click here for our Citizenship Information Page  



Canadian Citizenship Cultural Access Pass

As of June 17, 2019, the Institute for Canadian Citizenship has decided to fully transition to a digital format with Canoo and end all paper card printing of the Culture Access Pass. For more information, please visit the Canoo Help Centre.


Job Resources

Skilled Immigrant InfoCentre is an awesome ESL site for skilled immigrants looking for work.

 


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. 


English and ESL Classes

Coquitlam Continuing Education offers a Foundations English Class, Level 3 at the City Centre branch. Registration is at Coquitlam Continuing Education. Please check www.ce43.com or call 604-936-4261 for information about registration requirements.

Coquitlam Continuing Education offers many levels of English and ESL classes, and only charges a small admin fee.  Phone 604-936-4261 for more information.



 
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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