Upcoming Events

Dec 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Nelson Public Library - lower level
Wild and Wacky Wednesdays for Teens. Celebrate the season! Crafts, games and snacks Ages 12 and up Free, drop in.
Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nelson Public Library
The Library Board and the Chief Librarian meet on the main level of the library.  Meetings are open to the public, everyone is welcome to attend.
Dec 9 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Nelson Public Library - lower level
Seasonal Crafts, Games & Cookie Decorating. For Kids between the ages of 3 & 10. Drop-in. No charge.
Dec 17 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Passmore Seniors Lodge
Nelson Public Library’s outreach service to Slocan Valley residents continues! Area H South residents can sign up for library membership, browse the mobile collection, and sign out books, DVDs and CDs. Members can contact the


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Stories and Memories of War Time

Fiction and non-fiction titles

selected for you by

Nelson Library’s Reading Advisors.


Crime through Time

Historical true crime titles

selected for you by

Nelson Library’s Reading Advisors.



Travel Plans for Winter?

Learn the language, wherever you go.


Planning a trip overseas? Need to brush up on your French?

Learning English as a second language? Always wanted to learn Sign Language?

Use Rocket Languages to help you improve your language skills online for free with your library card.

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  • Tues 10am6pm
  • Wed 10am8pm
  • Thurs 10am6pm
  • Fri 10am6pm
  • Sat 10am6pm
  • Sun closed

Nelson Public Library

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