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Library Help Desk – all libraries
Mar 16 2020 – Mar 16 2022 all-day

Get help with library services!

Need help accessing online library resources?

Assistance over the telephone or by email is available with our friendly staff.


10 am to 3 pm

Email: helpdesk@crd.bc.ca

Call: 250-629-3722

Open to all residents of Pender, Mayne, Galiano, Saturna, and Piers islands.


Get help with free online library resources:

  • E-books
  • Audiobooks
  • Online magazines
  • Self-guided music or language lessons
  • Educational materials for youth
  • Get a library card
  • Inter-library loans
  • and more!

Help with getting started on:

  • Email
  • Social Media (Facebook, etc.)
  • video chats and meetings (Zoom, FaceTime, etc.)

Get answers to hardware troubleshooting:

  • How can I get e-books?
  • Can my phone do … ?

For more information, call 250-629-3722 or email: helpdesk@crd.bc.ca


Art in the Library: Francine Renaud – Galiano Is. Library
Nov 1 – Dec 31 all-day

Art in the Galiano Island Library

Francine Renaud – Paintings and prints

Nov / Dec 2021

I am a visual artist living in Vancouver and the Southern Gulf Islands. I celebrate and make art about coastal life on the Salish Sea.

I was an art student from L’Ecole des Beaux Arts de Montreal when I discovered beautiful  Galiano Island in 1970. It became my focal point and center as my daughters were born here and strong friendships were established amidst a village of musicians, printmakers, poets, musical instruments makers and boat builders…