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Events Calendar

Music Jam
Apr 23 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Frets,_guitar_neck,_C-major_chordWeekly Tuesday Night Music Jam

Meet other local musicians.
Learn new music.

Fibre Arts Group
Apr 25 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

fibreartsgroupJoin us every Thursday morning from 10-12 for all things fibre art! Bring your knitting, crochet or needwork project. Socialize over a cup of coffee or tea while crafting with others!

Book Discussion Group
Apr 25 @ 1:30 PM

booksBook Discussion Group

Each month the library hosts a Book Discussion Group.
There is a different theme each month. You’re welcome to bring your own title, or pick up one of ours.
All welcome to join the conversation! We’ll have the coffee pot on.

Open Ukulele Jam with Melissa
Apr 26 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Bring your Uke, or we’ll have a few extras to play on. Beginners welcome! For questions contact Melissa at 250-569-0205.

Music Jam
Apr 30 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Frets,_guitar_neck,_C-major_chordWeekly Tuesday Night Music Jam

Meet other local musicians.
Learn new music.

Library News

We’ve got a weather station at 521, thanks to Prof. Peter Jackson at UNBC’s Environmental Sciences Department!  To see the current weather conditions for downtown McBride, check out:


Save the date for John Dunn: Ellesmere Light Expedition

Monday, February 11th at 7pm at the Roundhouse Theatre

Lecture & multimedia presentation on a summer crossing of Canada’s northernmost island. Dunn is a National Geographic published photographer. Join us for an adventure of 750km in 50 days, as Dunn brings Ellesmere Island to life with stories and images from his 2010 expedition. For more information, check out
Hosted by McBride Secondary, Robson Valley Arts & Culture Council and the McBride Library



Library for sale!

We’re selling the old library at 241 Dominion Street! For details, check out our listing here.


521 News

Huge thanks to everyone who has helped with the move, renovations, and set-up, and to the public for their patience during this process!


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May, 2017:

Our renovations continue! Board member extraordinaire, Tony Rykes, continues to lead our volunteer crew in building computer lab walls, office walls, and creating office windows.

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Jempland Construction is well on their way, too! Keep checking for more information and updates as we progress.

For more information check out our Expansion Plans page under the About Us tab, or talk to a library staff member.


Hours of Operation

  • Mon Closed
  • Tue 10am5pm &7pm9pm
  • Wed 10am5pm
  • Thu 10am5pm
  • Fri 2pm9pm
  • Sat 2pm5pm
  • Sun Closed

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Phone (250) 569-2411
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PO Box 489
McBride BC V0J 2E0
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