Gift Shop



Phone: 204-947-0110

Chic + Unique perfectly describes this cool little shop. We search for merchandise you won’t find elsewhere and some you won’t find anywhere else in Canada. Giftware, stationery items, tote bags, a terrific selection of greeting cards and much more.

Best of Friends Gift Shop Holiday Hours:

Monday*: 11 am – 4 pm
Tuesday: 11 am – 4 pm
Wednesday: 11 am – 4 pm
Thursdays, December 6, 13 & 20: 10 am – 7 pm
Friday: 11 am – 4 pm
Saturday: 11 am – 4 pm

*Monday, December 24: 11 am – 1 pm
Closed Sundays and Holidays

Exclusive to Best of Friends Gift Shop

More Than Books: The History of Winnipeg Public LibaryMORE THAN BOOKS: The History of the Winnipeg Public Library

Purchase your copy for $12 from the Best of Friends Gift Shop or at the Friends’ Fall Book Sale or borrow a copy from the Library:

– Features over 150 photos and archival images
– Funded by the City of Winnipeg and Winnipeg Public Library Board

For more information, see the Winnipeg Public Library Board website.

For book lovers who cannot wait for our Fall Book Sale, check out the cart located just outside the door. It is always overflowing with fine donated books at great prices.

Best of Friends Gift Shop is the public face of Friends of the Winnipeg Public Library. Stop by and purchase or renew a membership, make a donation, buy Books & Brunch tickets or treat yourself to a little something – don’t forget, members enjoy a 10% discount!