Early Learning Library

ONLINE Early Learning Library Coming Soon!  Under Construction

The Resource Library is for Early Childhood Educators, ECE Students, Caregivers, Parents and all who are interested in quality early learning and care.

Childhood Connections has a publicly accessible collection of books, resources & materials related to early years education and care. Our library provides a collection of items which support and recognize learning abilities, cultural diversity and the health & well being around us.

The book & resource library features a range of topics including: ECE theory and practice, program planning, child care administration and more.

BECOME A MEMBER TO ACCESS OUR LIBRARY

We’re in phase 2 of our library reopening!

Phase 2: The library is open for all members to resume borrowing.

  • Only curbside pickup available
  • all items must be reserved in advance
  • Memberships must be up-to-date
  • Pick-up items Tuesdays & Fridays
  • Please call our office Monday thru Friday during office hours to arrange pickup (250-762-3536). We need at least 24 hours notice to prepare your items.

Library Pickup Hours

  • Tuesdays 9:30AM – 6:00PM
  • Fridays 9:30AM – 4:30PM

Parent Library Policies

Provider Library Policies

Cleaning Procedures

Parent/Community Membership

Licensed Provider Membership

Thank you for your support and understanding during these uncertain times. We are working diligently at offering the early learning library online for browsing and reserving.  Please stay tuned.

 

Resource Lending Guidelines

Each item in the resource library represents a substantial financial investment. Please use them responsibly.

Early Childhood Professionals (Group & Family Child Care, Teacher, Social Worker, Educational Assistant, etc.)

  • may borrow a maximum of 10 items.
  • 2 items can be from the Large Equipment category or the Activity Box category.

Parent/Community members

  • may borrow a maximum of 5 items.
  • 1 item can be from the Large Equipment category or the Activity Box category.

** Items may be borrowed for up to 1 month **

All Members

  • Infant/Toddler Equipment
    • Includes items such as strollers, highchairs, baby gates, playpens and booster seats
    • Do not count toward the borrowing maximum
    • May be borrowed for 3 months
  • Resource Books
    • do not count in the borrowing maximum
    • Books can be renewed after 1 month

Toy Showcase

Here are some examples of items in the early learning library

Cars & Trucks

Code & Go Mouse

Infant / Toddler Equipment

Games & Puzzles

Barbecue & Food

Loose Parts