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General News · 4th May 2012
Joy Adams Bauer
Media Advisory
Public information session about plans for Cortes Island Library Branch

NANAIMO, May 4, 2012 Ė All members of the public are invited to attend an information session about Vancouver Island Regional Libraryís plans for the library on Cortes Island.

Thursday, May 10, 2012
1:30 p.m.
Mansonís Community Hall
Cortes Island

Representatives from Vancouver Island Regional Library will share the results of the building inspection that took place on May 6th.

Community members will also be updated on discussions with the South Cortes Community Association regarding options for temporary quarters for the library and options for a permanent location for a library on Cortes Island.

Vancouver Island Regional Library (VIRL) is the fourth largest library system in British Columbia. We serve over 417,000 people on Vancouver Island, Haida Gwaii, and Bella Coola on the Central Coast through 38 branch libraries, a virtual branch, and a books by mail service. VIRLís holdings number over 993,000 and include books, magazines, CDís and DVDís. Administrative offices are located in Nanaimo.

For more information contact:

Joy Adams Bauer
Communications Officer
Vancouver Island Regional Library
6250 Hammond Bay Road
Nanaimo, BC V9R 5N3