books

Event Date(s): 
Thursday, February 9, 2023
Time: 
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Join Shaena Lambert for a discussion of her book Petra, led by local author Angie Abdou.

A dedicated environmentalist and climate activist, Shaena was arrested twice on Burnaby Mountain for crossing a police barrier, to protest the building of the Trans Mountain oil pipeline from the Alberta tar sands, and continues to actively oppose oil pipelines, logging of old growth, and other policies leading to climate change and environmental destruction.

Event Date(s): 
Friday, January 27, 2023
Time: 
1:30pm - 2:30pm

The Tea & Talk Book Club meets in the Reference Room upstairs at the Fernie Heritage Library and via Zoom if you wish to tune in virtually.

Email them to get a copy of the book and join the Book Club’s mail-out.

Event Date(s): 
Friday, January 27, 2023
Time: 
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Join the Fernie Heritage Library to celebrate Family Literacy Day!

Add a line to the Community story which will be posted inside the Library. Listen to a story at the storytelling stations on the main floor. Write your own story and add images to it from our collage magazines. Create a special bookmark to take home.

Event Date(s): 
Thursday, January 26, 2023
Time: 
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Drop by the Library's top floor to watch the classic film, The Princess Bride (run time: 1hr 38min). Bring a friend or meet new ones, they’ll be serving hot chocolate and popcorn!

The Princess Bride (1987) is a fairy tale adventure about a beautiful young woman and her one true love. He must find her after a long separation and save her. They must battle the evils of the mythical kingdom of Florin to be reunited with each other. This film is based on the William Goldman novel “The Princess Bride” which earned its own loyal audience.

Event Date(s): 
Repeats every week every Friday until Fri Jan 27 2023.
Friday, January 20, 2023
Friday, January 27, 2023
Time: 
11:15am - 12:15pm

Join the Fernie Heritage Library’s Children’s Programmer Roxanne for December Storytime Sessions for 3-5 year olds.

This is a 4 week session block on Fridays in January
Dates: January 6th (cancelled), 13th (cancelled), 20th, & 27th

There will be songs, stories, sillies and fun activities in the downstairs Storytime Room at the Fernie Heritage Library.

Visit the Fernie Heritage Library website for more details. 

Event Date(s): 
Friday, December 9, 2022
Time: 
1:30pm - 2:30pm

This month they will be discussing A Long Way From Home by Peter Carey

Tea & Talk Book Club will meet in the Reference Room upstairs at the Library and via Zoom if you wish to tune in virtually.

Email us to get a copy of the book and join the Book Club’s mail-out: information@fernieheritagelibrary.com.

Visit the Fernie Heritage Library website for more details on this event.

Event Date(s): 
Friday, December 16, 2022
Time: 
11:15am - 12:15pm

Join the Fernie Heritage Library’s Children’s Programmer Roxanne for December Storytime Sessions for 3-5 year olds.

This is a 4 week session block on Fridays in December
Dates: Dec. 2nd, 9th, 16th, & 23rd

There will be songs, stories, sillies and fun activities in the downstairs Storytime Room at the Fernie Heritage Library.

Please note this is a registered program and they will not accept drop-ins.

Event Date(s): 
Friday, December 9, 2022
Time: 
11:15am - 12:15pm

Join the Fernie Heritage Library’s Children’s Programmer Roxanne for December Storytime Sessions for 3-5 year olds.

This is a 4 week session block on Fridays in December
Dates: Dec. 2nd, 9th, 16th, & 23rd

There will be songs, stories, sillies and fun activities in the downstairs Storytime Room at the Fernie Heritage Library.

Please note this is a registered program and they will not accept drop-ins.

Event Date(s): 
Friday, December 2, 2022
Time: 
11:15am - 12:15pm

Join the Fernie Heritage Library’s Children’s Programmer Roxanne for December Storytime Sessions for 3-5 year olds.

This is a 4 week session block on Fridays in December
Dates: Dec. 2nd, 9th, 16th, & 23rd

There will be songs, stories, sillies and fun activities in the downstairs Storytime Room at the Fernie Heritage Library.

Please note this is a registered program and they will not accept drop-ins.

Event Date(s): 
Wednesday, December 14, 2022
Time: 
11:15am - 12:15pm

Join the Fernie Heritage Library and Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy (CBAL) for 4 week block Toddlertime Sessions for 0-3 year olds.

This is a 4 week session block on Wednesdays in November & December
Dates: Nov. 30th, Dec. 7th, 14th and 21st.

There will be songs, stories, sillies and fun activities in the downstairs Storytime Room at the Fernie Heritage Library.

Please note this is a registered program and they will not accept drop-ins.