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Hours and Location

Library Hours

Sunday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Monday 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 9:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 9:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Friday 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Holiday Hours

Easter Weekend: Closed from March 29, 2024 to April 01, 2024
Monday, May 20, 2024 (Victoria Day): Closed
Monday, July 01, 2024 (Canada Day): Closed
Monday, August 05, 2024 (BC Day): Closed
Monday, September 02, 2024 (Labour Day): Closed
Monday, September 30, 2024 (National Day for Truth & Reconciliation): Closed
Monday, October 14, 2024 (Thanksgiving): Closed
Monday, November 11, 2024 (Remembrance Day): Closed


The Library is located on Main Street directly across from Penticton Secondary School, a short walk south of downtown. There are entrances on Main Street and Martin Street. The main entrance has an accessible automatic door. The western entrance has an accessible ramp but does not have automatic doors.

785 Main Street

Penticton, BC V2A 5E3


Penticton Community Centre Holds Locker

When placing holds in the catalogue, patrons now have the option to pick up their items at either the library, or the holds locker at The Penticton Community Centre, located at 325 Power Street. Returns are also accepted at this location.

Public Transit

The Penticton Public Library is accessible by public transit. Please see BC Transit for more information.

Bike to the Library

The Lake-to-Lake cycling route passes by the Penticton Public Library on Martin street. For the latest information on the Lake-to-Lake route please visit the City of Penticton's Cycling page.


Free parking is available on both the south and western parking lots. The western parking lot is time-limited.