City Centre

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

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


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

*Closed all stat holidays and Sundays followed
by a holiday Monday 
Find closure date information


School Success

2018 Summer Reading Clubs

family reading outdoorsThe Library hosts four summer reading clubs. Find out more. Register today!


Stories Galore!

This summer, follow our story tellers to Stories Galore! Stories, puppets, crafts and lots of fun! Runs July 3 - August 9.

Tuesdays 12:00 - 1:00pm
Princeton Park
1398 Marguerite Street

Wednesdays 12:00 - 1:00pm
Blue Mountain Park
975 King Albert Avenue

Thursdays 12:00 - 1:00pm
Mountain View Park
751 Smith Avenue

Club Diginista: Sphero

sphero ballCity Centre Branch • Computer Lab
Saturdays, May 12–June 30
3:00–4:00 pm

Instructors Rana Al-Sammarraie and Colleen Penrowley will teach girls aged 10 to 12 how to program Sphero robots.
To register, please contact librarian Chris Miller at 604-554-7339 or cmiller@coqlibrary.ca with the name, age, phone number and email address of the registrant.

This program is a partnership with Soroptimist International of the Tri-Cities.

Sphero Robots for Kids and Parents

Program is now full

City Centre Branch, Room 136
1169 Pinetree Way
Thursdays, July 12 and 19, 4:00 - 5:30 pm

For children from grades 4 to 7 and a parent

In this two-workshop program, learn tips and tricks for driving and programming a Sphero robot, then work together to solve puzzles, including piloting your robot through an obstacle course. Each parent-child pair should bring a compatible phone or tablet computer.

2018 Summer Camps

Organized by the City of Coquitlam, Parks, Recreation and Culture - check the Summer Camp schedule and register.

Organized by SFU Summer Camps. Find more information and register.

Summer Day Camps organized by School District 43 Community Schools. For more information.

Reading Buddies, Homework Help, and French Assistance

ReadingBuddiesgraphicforweb1Kids in school are invited to join Reading Buddies, the Homework Help Club or Parlez-Nous Francais for help with reading, schoolwork and French Immersion topics.


Goldfish School

Goldfish School is a free, comprehensive multi-level online software that focuses on ESL and FSL practices. This online software is partially funded by a grant by government of Canada.

Library Locations
Poirier Branch
575 Poirier Street
Coquitlam, BC
V3J 6A9

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