Reading Buddies

Reading Buddies (2)
Teens help kids practice reading in a safe and fun environment. In-person meetings are offered at the Poirier and the City Centre branches.

Poirier Sessions, Nancy Bennett

Tuesdays, Oct. 24 - Dec. 5 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

City Centre Sessions, Room 137

Thursdays, Oct. 19 - Nov. 30 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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
*During the summer session, we are happy to accept students who have finished Grade 8 or Grade 12.

Apply here »

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
*During the summer session, we are happy to accept kids who have finished Kindergarten or Grade 4.

Apply here »


For more information, email Librarian Chris Miller.