All Library branches are closed until further notice. 

Regular Hours

City Centre

Mon - Thu: 9:00 - 9:00 
Fri: 9:00 - 5:00 
Sat: 10:00 - 5:00 
Sun: 10:00
 - 5:00

*Closed Labour Day, Remembrance Day, 
Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day


Poirier
  

Mon - Thu: 9:00 - 9:00 
Fri: 9:00 - 5:00 
Sat: 10:00 - 5:00 
Sun: 12:00 - 5:00 

*Closed all stat holidays and Sundays followed
by a holiday Monday 
 
 

 
 

While the library branches are closed, please hold on to any book club sets currently checked out. Drop boxes will be locked to prevent overflow. Any late fines accrued on these materials will be waived.

Titles reserved for April (or May) will have to be re-reserved as they become available throughout the year. eBook Club titles are also available from the Hoopla Book Club Hub if you’d like to try using our online resources.

Thank you for supporting our Book Club Service! 


Book Club

Book Club Sets

The Library has many book club titles available for loan. Just register your club, and then reserve your book club set! 


Register your book club:

Email bookclub@coqlibrary.ca with the following information:
  1. Book club name
  2. Contact person’s name, email address, phone number and library card number
  3. Preferred pickup branch (Poirier or City Centre) 


Reserve your book club set:

Click on KitKeeper to view and reserve book club sets.

Need help? Try our Using KitKeeper printable instructions.


Guidelines

  • Book club sets can be reserved up to one year in advance.
  • ​Please reserve at least 7 days in advance.
  • Loan period is 7-weeks, with no renewals.
  • Sets can be picked up on the 5th of the month and are held for 7 days. 
  • Sets are due on the 25th of the second month, but can be returned any time prior to the due date.
  • Reservations may be overlapping. For example, you may reserve a title for January/February, and reserve an additional title for February/March.
  • Book Clubs must check out a complete set (12 copies). 
  • All copies must be returned at the same time by the due date. Late charges are 35 cents per day per book.

Recently Added Book Club Set Titles

Use KitKeeper to reserve one of these new book club sets today.



Educated

Tara Westover



Little Fires Everywhere

Celeste Ng




Women Talking

Miriam Toews

HOOPLA Book Club Hub

NO holds, NO waiting and LOTS of great titles for you and your book club!

Hoopla provides eBook and eAudiobook options for your book club to read and discuss.

Every three months, Hoopla selects a new Spotlight title with printable discussion questions. Past Spotlight picks are also available.

Sign up for Hoopla today – or log in if you already have an account!

*Licensed for Coquitlam residents only.


Join our new Virtual Book Club!

Meetings hosted online in Zoom every Tuesday starting April 14. Comments posted on Facebook everyday leading up to the meeting. Details to join coming soon.

The first book pick is Funny, You Don't Look Autistic by Michael McCreary. Start reading the eBook or eAudiobook on Hoopla Digital and then join us on April 14 to discuss.

Tuesday, April 21: Autopsy of a Boring Wife by Marie-Renee Lavoie
Tuesday, April 28: Fifth Avenue Story Society by Rachel Hauck
Tuesday, May 5: We Used to Be Friends by Amy Spalding

 

Community Book Clubs at Coquitlam Public Library

TEMPORARILY CANCELLED
Coquitlam Public Library is proud to support volunteer-led community book clubs! Meet fellow book lovers on a monthly basis and discuss a popular title. New members are welcome!

Contact bookclub@coqlibrary.ca to join a club, or for more information. 

Poirier Branch

Monday Evening Book Club
Meets the first Monday of every month at 7:00 - 8:30 pm.

City Centre Branch

Monday Afternoon Book Club
Meets the first Monday of every month at 2:00 - 3:30 pm.

English as an Additional Language Book Club
Meets the third Tuesday of every month at 1:30 - 3:00 pm.
This book club is dedicated to English Language Learners

Coquitlam Book Club
Meets the third Wednesday of every month at 7:00 - 8:30 pm.

 

ESL Book Club Sets


Start an ESL Book Club! We have easy-to-read English book club sets you can borrow. Find out more.







 
Library Locations
Poirier Branch
575 Poirier Street
Coquitlam, BC
V3J 6A9
604-937-4141



City Centre Branch
1169 Pinetree Way
Coquitlam, BC
V3B 0Y1
604-554-READ (7323)
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