Come enjoy the fresh ocean air and free books this summer at the Open-Air Library in Sidney, BC!

Join us this summer for the forth-annual Open Air Library!  Everyone is welcome to select from a wide range of reading materials, relax with a good book on our cozy blankets, enjoy the fresh air and take home a book afterwards. Reading materials are available for all ages; there is no need to register, this is a FREE drop-in program.

The Open-Air Library is a free program sponsored by Saanich Peninsula Literacy in partnership with The Town of Sidney, PCEC “1000 X 5” Children’s Book Recycling Project, GVPL, Sidney / North Saanich Library, Sidney by the Sea Rotary and many others.

Dates:  July 3, 10, 17 & Aug 7, 14, 21. 2018
Time:   10am – 12pm
Location:  Iroquois Park (2295 Ocean Ave) next to spray park  and putting green
Sidney, BC.  *we will not run the program in bad weather

Booksmack Children and Youth Event: 
Check out panelists Booksmack picks: Open Air Library Booksmack 2018
Don’t miss another hilarious “Booksmack children and youth” event on August 14th at the Open-Air Library, a partnership between Saanich Peninsula Literacy, the Greater Victoria Public Library and the Sidney/North Saanich Vancouver Island Regional Library.  Come watch library staff and community members as they race against the clock to tell you about their favourite books!

Read the 2018 Open Air Library Article on page 48 of last summer’s Island Parent Magazine

Read the 2018 Article on page 12 in the July 2018 Seaside Magazine

Read the most recent article in the Peninsula News Review