Mon - Thu: 9:00 to 9:00
Friday: 9:00 to 5:00
Saturday: 10:00 to 5:00
Sunday: 12:00 to 5:00*

*Closed Sundays followed by a holiday Monday

Click here for closure dates

Science Expo 2018

Coquitlam Public Library will host its third annual Science Expo on Thursday, May 10, 2018. Tri-Cities students from gr. 4 to 12 will display their experiments and innovations at the City Centre Branch for a chance to win medals, trophies and some of the $2,000-plus in prize money. For more information about the Expo, or for registration and consent forms, click here.

Open Mic Arts Café

teen with microphoneCity Centre Branch, Rooms 136 and 137
1169 Pinetree Way
Thursday, March 29, 6:30 – 8:30 pm

Take the mic and share your talent, whatever it might be: slam poetry • songs • music • storytelling • comedy • monologue • acting skits

• Teens in grades 8 and up are welcome
• Five-minute limit per mic appearance
• Snacks and hot drinks will be provided
• Drop-in; no registration required

For more information, contact librarian Chris Miller at cmiller@coqlibrary.ca or 604-554-7339.

Volunteer Opportunities

teen helping child with computerOur volunteer programs include the Homework Help Club, Reading BuddiesComputer Buddies and the French Club, which is called Parlez-Nous Francais! Middle schoolers and high schoolers are welcome to join the Library's Teen Advisory Council.

If you have any questions, please contact Librarian Chris Miller at 604-554-7339 or cmiller@coqlibrary.ca.

Scary Story Contest Winners

Judges from Coquitlam Public Library, Port Moody Public Library and the Tri-City News have selected the winners of the annual Scary Story Contest.

CPL eNews

Get CPL eNews, our monthly email newsletter, and stay informed about Library programs, events, news and new items.

Sign up for CPL eNews and get entered into a random prize draw for a Roku Streaming Stick. If you've already signed up, then you've been entered. NOTE: Contest deadline extended to December 15.   

Program & Events Guide - Fall 2017

Check out the Library's new program and events guide for the Fall 2017 season. It's jammed packed with fun and educational activities for all ages.

Read it now on issuu.


Click here for a printable PDF version. Copies also available at your local branch.

Library Locations
Poirier Branch
575 Poirier Street
Coquitlam, BC
V3J 6A9

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