Isle of the Arts: Our regular ferry and float plane services provide easy access to Gabriola from Nanaimo and Vancouver. With one of the best climates in Canada, plus beaches, parks, ocean views and sunsets, Gabriola is one of BC's top destinations to visit and live.
Unwind, do some beachcombing, play on the water, visit the local galleries and shops, hike, bike, enjoy the Gabriola culture and create memories with friends and family.
#6 - 480 North Road,
Gabriola BC V0R 1X0
OFF-SEASON HOURS - Labour Day to Victoria Day
Thur & Fri 10am - 12pm
Sat 10am - 2pm
SPRING SEASON HOURS - Victoria Day to June 30
Fri, Sat & Sun 10am - 2pm
SUMMER SEASON HOURS - Canada Day to Labour Day
Daily 10am - 6pm
Gabriola Island Distances:
♦ Length of the island = 14.5 km (9 mi)
♦ Width of the island = 4.5 km (2.8 mi)
Road Distances from the Gabriola Ferry Dock
♦ To Visitor Centre & Village core = 1 km (.6 mi)
♦ To Orlebar Point = 5.3 km (3.3 mi)
♦ To Silva Bay via North Rd = 12.7 km (7.9 mi)
♦ To Silva Bay via South Rd = 15.4 km (9.6 mi)
♦ Full circle via North/South Rds = 28.1 km (17.5 mi)
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FREE Drop-in | Join our weekly Spanish conversation circle at the Gabriola Island branch library. This is a free event designed especially for those who want to keep up their Spanish language skills.
FREE Event | RSVP in-store or by phone at 250-247-0210 to reserve your spot |
Drop-in: $2.00 for Members | $5 for Visitors | Please go to palettepeople.blogspot.ca for more information about Membership & Art Sessions.
Art sessions are held on Tuesdays and Fridays from 9 to 12 pm. Members may paint on Tuesday and Friday afternoons until 4 pm provided the Gabriola Senior Citizens’ Association does not require use of the Rollo Centre. Members may use oil paints either day provided that the oil paints are water-soluble or odorless solvents are used.
FREE Event | Everyone is Welcome!
Join us for a festive celebration at the library, with refreshments and singing with the Gabriola Island Singers. Everyone welcome.
1-3 pm – Hot apple cider & cookies.
1:30 pm – Carols with the Gabriola Island Singers.
This event is generously supported by our amazing Friends of the Library. Thank you!
$5 or non-perishable donation |
Fa la la la la la Comedy! Your hostess Angel Strangel Woodhams presents a gift of merriment to you and yours this holiday season.
**Local Gabriola island comedians and performers.
**Special guests from Nanaimo: Blake Covert & John Tait.
*UGLY SWEATER CONTEST*
Deck the halls with lots of laughter!! Hope to see you there!
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