2021 Summer Reading Club Registration Form

Last Updated 2021/05/17


Spring Break Comic Camp for Kids and Teens

Last Updated 2020/12/18

UPDATE: In light of the COVID-19 crisis and recommendations from health officials to practice social distancing and cancel non-essential programs and events, the Powell River Public Library has decided that it will be cancelling the upcoming Spring Break Comic Camp. Our facilitator Natasha Donovan was planning on travelling from Washington State, and with the directives

Mid-Week DIG

Last Updated 2020/12/18

Mid-Week Dig After School Explorations, Wednesdays, 3:30-4:30pm at the Library in the First Credit Community Room This free, drop-in after school program for kids 8-12 will entertain and engage with a new theme every five weeks throughout the school year.    *Postpone due to COVID restrictions*           

Recommended Websites for Kids

Last Updated 2021/04/28

For Homework, check out our Kids Homework Help page. eBook Databases: TumbleBooks includes eBooks and eAudiobooks, specific to students K – 12 in a variety of subjects, as well as graphic novels. Access is made possible due to province-wide funding. Enter the username: priverpl and password: libra.  Enjoy these how-to videos for TumbleBooks via Youtube.    

Summer Reading Club 2021: Crack the Case!

Last Updated 2021/06/15

    Summer Reading Club: Crack the Case! In light of ongoing physical distancing, PRPL has envisioned this year’s SRC as a FREE pick-up-and-go package jam packed with seven weeks of =Top Secret= fun designed to engage school-aged children, ages 5-14, with libraries and reading, throughout the summer! Registration for the take-home package IS NOW

Preschool Storytime

Last Updated 2021/05/26

*Due to COVID-19 restrictions we now offer a weekly outdoor “Bubble Storytime” at Willingdon Beach on Wednesday mornings that requires advanced registration. Please see this link for details. Storytime Videos (NEW) Storytime brought to you pre-recorded from the home of Sonia, our Children’s Services Coordinator. Click on the link for new themes and videos uploaded

Homework & Research Help for Kids

Last Updated 2016/08/26

Homework Tips There are loads of resources to help you with your homework. Library databases have lots of useful information that’s not necessarily available through Google. Plus, you know you can trust this information. Many websites can also help you with your homework, but make sure you’re safe while surfing the Internet, that the websites

Recommended Reading for Kids

Last Updated 2018/12/24

Kirkus Recommended Children and Teens: Best Picture Books of 2018 Best Middle-Grade Books of 2018 Best Young Adult Books of 2018 Horn Book Fanfare – Children’s Best Books of 2018 Canadian Children’s Book Centre – a wealth of information including comprehensive lists of recommended book titles for kids. First Nations Resources for Kids  


Last Updated 2016/08/11

Check out our programs and resources for kids: Preschool Storytime Summer Reading Club Recommended Reading for Kids Recommended Websites for Kids Homework Help Upcoming Events