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Frequently Asked Questions

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Everyone can get a library card! More information can be found here.

Open hours are always listed below, however for more information and holiday closures, check out this page.

There are various levels of membership with different limits for each type of item. The loan period also depends on the item type. All of this information can be found here.

If the Penticton Public Library does not have the book you need, we will try to borrow the book from another library! Find more information here.

YES! We accept monetary donations as well as donations of library materials (with limitations). Find more information here.

You are welcome to come and have a conversation with us, or feel free to fill out our:

Request for Reconsideration Form

The Library/Museum building is accessible, including all entrances and washrooms. The library also offers accessible formats for people requiring alternatives due to visual, physical, or perceptual disability. More information can be found here.

If you are unable to come to the Library due to illness, injury, vision loss, or mobility concerns, we can help! Find more information here.

Patrons can put a hold on an item at the Library or online and select the Community Centre as the pickup location. The details are found here.

The Library of Things is a collection of non-book items that Penticton Public Library has made available to our patrons. Find more information here!

YES! You can do all of those tasks at the library for a small fee, find more information here.

Yes! We can help you learn the basics and how to use the online library services. Find out more here!

When we are looking for volunteers, the opportunities will be listed here.

Please give us a call at: 250-770-7781

FAQ for Programs

FAQ For Programs

Our book clubs require pre-registration. Learn more about our book clubs here.

No need to pre-register for our storytimes. Find more information on ages and times here.

We offer separate programs for tweens and teens. Check out our current programs here.

Check out our online program and event calendar!
Printed copies are also available to pick up at the library.

You can talk to either our Public Services or Youth Services Librarian. Please call: 250-770-7781 and ask to speak with one of them!