Contact Us

Powell River Public Library

100-6975 Alberni Street

Powell River, BC V8A 2B8

Telephone: 604-485-4796
Fax: 1-866-489-5778
Service Desk ext 0
Chief Librarian, Rebecca Burbank ext 202
Assistant Chief Librarian, Natalie Porter ext 204

We are open for limited hours as a Pop-Up Library off the Alberni Street entrance in the First Credit Union Community Room during the restoration process.

The Holds Locker in the lobby is open Monday – Friday 8am – 8:30pm / Saturday 10am – 7pm / Sunday 12pm – 6pm

Monday 10am – 2pm
Tuesday 10am – 2pm
Wednesday 10am – 2pm
Thursday 10am – 2pm
Friday 10am – 2pm
Saturday 10am – 2pm
Sunday 1pm – 6pm


The Powell River Public Library closes on the following holidays. If a Statutory Holiday occurs on a Saturday or Sunday, we are also closed on the following Monday.

  • New Year’s Day
  • Family Day
  • Good Friday
  • Easter Monday
  • Victoria Day
  • Canada Day
  • BC Day
  • Labour Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Remembrance Day
  • Christmas Eve after 1 pm
  • Christmas Day
  • Boxing Day
  • New Year’s Eve after 1 pm