Reading Buddies

Teens help kids in grades 1-4 practice reading in a safe and fun environment. In-person meetings are offered at the Poirier and the City Centre branches.
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Tuesday Sessions at Poirier

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | February 7 to March 7

Thursday Sessions at City Centre

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | February 9 to March 9

Teen Volunteers

  • Must be at least 14 years old and in grades 9-12
  • Volunteer hours count towards community service hours
  • New volunteers are required to undergo a criminal record check at the Coquitlam RCMP detachment

Teen Volunteer Application Form

Little Buddies

  • Must be in grades 1-4
  • You will be notified that your child has been accepted or placed on a wait list
  • Parents of Little Buddies must remain in the Library during each session

Applications for Little Buddies are currently closed.


For more information, email Librarian Chris Miller.