About Us


Contact Form

Last Updated 2014/02/13

See our library hours and contact information.


Donations

Last Updated 2014/05/21

Book donations are accepted at the Library with prior approval (please call 250-367-7114 and ask if we are accepting as storage space is limited) with the exception of text books, encyclopedias and Reader’s Digest condensed books. Cash donations, bequests, etc are accepted by the Friends of the Beaver Valley Public Library.


Volunteering Information

Last Updated 2014/03/04

Volunteers are a vital part of the Beaver Valley Public Library; if you think you and your skills would be an asset to the Library please contact the Head Librarian for a Volunteer Application form.  We’d love to discuss with you how we could put your skills to the best use for the Library.


Friends of the Library

Last Updated 2014/03/04

Why Friends? The Friends group gives people an opportunity to give back to the Library in a meaningful way.  Friends groups are an important part of the wave of change facing today’s libraries. Objectives: To help the Library provide wonderful library services, up to date equipment, children’s services and excellent facilities. To encourage and receive


Photos of the Library

Last Updated 2013/11/04

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History of the Library

Last Updated 2014/02/13

The Library was originally formed by Teen Town in the fall of 1960, with books donated by the residents of the valley. It was located in a small room upstairs in the Fruitvale Memorial Hall with a collection of 800 books. A few years later Branch 196 of the Fruitvale Canadian Legion took over the


Newsletters

Last Updated 2013/11/04

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Staff

Last Updated 2021/04/14

Head Librarian / Board Secretary: Marie Onyett Library Assistants: Sally Whitman: Cataloging Leah Seifrit Thompson:  Inter Library Loans Carly Eggie:  Children’s Programming Heather Buchanan:  Sundays and Casual  


Board Members

Last Updated 2019/07/22

Board of Trustees: Darrel Ganzert                 Chair Charles Pengelly              Trustee Mark Schmutz                  Trustee Mindy Smith                     Trustee Lindsay Partridge            Trustee Jon Trusz 


Contact Us

Last Updated 2020/11/10

Phone 1.250.367.7114 Fax     1.250.367.7130 1847 1st St Box 429 Fruitvale BC V0G 1L0 Email us at bvpublic@telus.net or use our contact form. Our Hours Mon: 4-8pm Tue:  12-5pm Wed: 12-5pm Thu:  12-5pm Fri:    Closed Sat:    Closed Sun:   Closed