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Resources for High School Educators

Last Updated 2021/11/12

Class Sets High school class sets are a collection of books for teens readers available for teachers and educators to borrow for class room use. The books in these sets are by BIPOC or LGBTQ2S+ authors and are meant to supplement the titles available to teachers through the school system. To find out more or

Friday Afternoon Book Club

Last Updated 2020/05/14

The Friday Afternoon Book Club meets at the Library on the last Friday of the month at 1pm. There is a maximum of 15 participants, and space is currently available. Contact the library or email Mark Merlino at mmerlino@prpl.ca if you are interested in joining. See the schedule for upcoming titles: Friday Afternoon Book Club reading list

Radon Detection Kits

Last Updated 2019/08/01

  Is there radon in your home and do you know the health risks? Researchers at Simon Fraser University are conducting a study of radon levels on the North Shore and Sunshine Coast. Borrow a radon detection kit from the Powell River Public Library to test your home’s radon levels and participate in the study!


Last Updated 2017/12/19

Sphero SPRK (2) Teach your robot combine simple commands like roll, flip, spin, and color change to create more complex instructions for your robot to follow. Text-Based code viewer after combining commands, see the code and use this as a foundation to learn more about programming. Accessible for all ages the SPRK app is designed to appeal

Equipment Loans

Last Updated 2019/08/01

See Technology Lending for all the great gadgets and Tech boxes we lend out.  

Accessibility Resources

Last Updated 2021/02/08

Equitable access is one of our core values here at the library. These services bring library resources to a broader audience. Services Books on Wheels Are you or someone you know unable to make it into the Library due to illness, injury or another physical challenge? No problem. Library volunteers will deliver materials each month—for free.  With an

Photocopying & Scanning

Last Updated 2017/01/09

The Library has a photocopier/printer available to the public. Please check the current prices. Scanning to email, computer or USB flash drive is free of charge. Printing from your own device or from home is also available.

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Last Updated 2017/01/09

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