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Upcoming

Drop-in Toddler Time
Tuesday, April 28th, 10:30 - 11:00 am at Oak Bay Branch
Drop-in Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, April 28th, 10:30 - 11:00 am at Saanich Centennial Branch
Drop-In Baby Time
Tuesday, April 28th, 10:30 - 11:00 am at Nellie McClung Branch
Drop-in Family Storytime
Wednesday, April 29th, 10:30 - 11:00 am at Esquimalt Branch
Drop-in Toddler Time
Wednesday, April 29th, 11:00 - 11:30 am at Saanich Centennial Branch
Drop-in Family Storytime
Wednesday, April 29th, 10:30 - 11:00 am at Nellie McClung Branch
Drop-in Family Storytime
Wednesday, April 29th, 10:30 - 11:00 am at Central Saanich Branch
Drop-In Baby Time
Wednesday, April 29th, 10:30 - 11:00 am at Goudy Branch
Drop-in Family Storytime
Thursday, April 30th, 10:30 - 11:00 am at Juan de Fuca Branch
Drop-in Family Storytime
Thursday, April 30th, 10:30 - 11:00 am at Bruce Hutchison Branch

Welcome to the Kids and Tweens page!

 


Things to do during the school year!

Drop by any branch to find books and magazines, use our public computers, do some homework, play board games, do puzzles, or meet friends. You’ll also find board games, puzzles and more to play with in the library!

Catch up on a project. For help, drop by any location to speak to staff or take advantage of our online resources including AskNow (a cool service that connects you with librarians live online!)

Enjoy your favourite tunes on Freegal's downloadable music site.

Watch movies & tv shows, listen to music, and listen to audiobooks at Hoopla.

Have fun with TumbleBooks.

Check out GVPL's downloadable ebooks, eAudiobooks and streaming video.

Learn how to speak pirate (or any other language you want) using Mango Languages.

Become a Tween Volunteer!

 

Borrow Books, Music, Games & More!

We have video games, graphic novels, and DVDs available, plus free downloadable eBooks and eAudiobooks.  Is there something great we should buy? We welcome your suggestions for purchase.

Be sure to check out our GVPL Recommends for Kids booklists for some great staff suggestions!

 

Great Books from 2014!

Great Books for Ages 0-4

Great Books for Ages 5-8

Great Books for Ages 9-12

 


Great News!

Late charges for children's DVDs and Blu-rays have been reduced from $1.50/day to $0.30/day.

The fine for Kids Fastviews remains $1.50/day.