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Events Calendar

GoByBike Haunted Business Tour
October 21st – 31st

Celebrate provincial GoByBike Week! Register and ride to participating decorated businesses over 10 days and collect stamps on the map for a chance to win round trip airfare for two to Vancouver.

NEXT CAFE: Wed, Oct 30th
6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
@ Creation Station

Smithers Public Library is hosting a monthly Repair Café where volunteer fix-it experts and tools will be available to help make repairs so you can keep those items in use and out of the landfill. Running from May to October 2019 on the last Wednesday of the month.

This program is sponsored by the Regional District of Bulkley Nechako and Wetzin’kwa Community Forest Corporation.

Smithers Library-Gallery Project

Project Update


The Smithers Library-Gallery Project Fundraising Committee has raised over $700,000 of their $1,000,000 goal for community fundraising. The committee is actively accepting donations from the wider community to help build a lasting legacy for Bulkley Valley residents to enjoy for generations to come.

The town has applied for a combined federal and provincial government grant that funds up to 80% of the cost of the new library-gallery project. This application will be determined in late fall of 2019.

Project Timeline

  • Sept 2018 – Concept design
  • Oct 2018 – Tremblay pledge announced
  • Jan 2019 – Fed/Prov grant submitted
  • Fall 2019 – Grant adjudicated
  • 2019 – Borrowing referendum
  • 2019 – Community fundraising target met
  • 2020 – Final design & construction tendering
  • 2022 – Project completion

Concept Design

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