Holiday Closure: All GVPL branches will be closed on Monday, February 21 for the BC Family Day holiday.
Modified Hours Notice: The Bruce Hutchison, Central Saanich, Emily Carr, Goudy, Langford Heritage, and sxweŋxwəŋ təŋəxw James Bay Branches will be open from 12pm to 5pm, Monday to Saturday. These modified hours will be in place until Saturday, February 26. All other GVPL locations have regularly scheduled open hours.
GVPL is your place to connect, discover and imagine.
February 20-26 is Freedom to Read Week in Canada! Why not check out some challenged or banned books and see what all the fuss is about?
Roses are red, violets are blue, a kiss from a puppy says 'I Love You'.
For over fifty years, GVPL has been enriching the Esquimalt community by inspiring discovery, curiosity, and creativity through the sharing of spaces, experiences, and ideas.
Everyone has their own library story. Many give because they have fond childhood memories of taking home stacks of books from the library.