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Joe Fortes Branch

Address

870 Denman Street
Vancouver, B.C. V6G 2L8
Phone: 604-665-3972


Nearby Branches

Dunbar Branch  |  Kitsilano Branch  |  West Point Grey Branch  |  Kerrisdale Branch

Hours

Monday:10am - 9pm
Tuesday:10am - 9pm
Wednesday:10am - 6pm
Thursday:10am - 9pm
Friday:10am - 6pm
Saturday:10am - 5pm
Sunday:1pm - 5pm

Upcoming Holiday Closures:

Labour Day - September 1, 2014
Thanksgiving - October 13, 2014
Remembrance Day - November 11, 2014
Christmas Day - December 25, 2014
Boxing Day - December 26, 2014
New Year's Day - January 1, 2015

Contact

Phone: 604-665-3972 E-mail:  info@vpl.ca
Branch Head: Christopher Kevlahan
Circulation Supervisor: Carolin Adeli-Sardo
Neighbourhood Services Manager: Megan Langley 604-331-3686

Features

Wheelchair accessible
Computers: 12 total
2 Research; 10 with OpenOffice
10 with Internet access* (6 at 60 minutes; 4 at 15 minutes)
Computers have access to a printer
Reserve your computer online and save time!
Wireless Internet (Requirements)

Collection

  • English as a second language and Literacy sections with a large ESL kit collection
  • Strong Large Print section
  • Information for Seniors
  • Small reference section.
  • Small collections in Chinese, German, Spanish, French and Persian
  • Strong gay and lesbian fiction and nonfiction collection
  • Gay titles booklist
  • Strong fiction, travel, health and biographies collections

Events

Upcoming Children's Events at Joe Fortes Branch

Other Upcoming Events at Joe Fortes Branch

Joe Fortes Branch

Part of a joint operation with the West End Community Centre and the King George High School. Located in the West End Community Centre

Neighbourhood

West End

Cycling

On the Haro Street Local Street bikeway and 2 blocks north of the new Comox Painted Bike lane. Bike racks are right outside the front doors on both sides of entrance [joint with the community centre]. There are more racks around the community centre building as well

Bus

5  Robson Street

Translink Trip Planning

Parking

Street parking is very limited in the area due to West End Resident Permit Parking program. Pay parking available in the underground parking garage of the Community Centre (entrance off Haro Street)

james.bond@vpl.ca