Highlights &
Awards

December 5, 2017

Save the Date!

Books & Brunch 2018
Sunday, May 6 10:30 a.m.
At The Gates on Roblin

Guest speakers:
Author and historian Gordon Goldsborough
Media personality Laurie Mustard

Details at Books & Brunch


November 18, 2017

Friends’ POP-UP BOOK SALE

Two days only
Friday, Nov. 24 & Saturday, Nov. 25
11 am to 5:30 pm

Millennium Library Lobby
Details at Fall Book Sale


September 17, 2017

FRIENDS 13TH ANNUAL BOOK SALE

Saturday, October 28:  10 am – 5 pm

Sunday, October 29:  11 am – 3 pm

Grant Park High School

Details at Fall Book Sale


March 28, 2017

Terry MacLeod and Anita Daher to headline Books & Brunch!

Books & Brunch, the signature fundraiser of the Friends of the Winnipeg Public Library, will be held on Sunday, May 7, 10:30 am – 1:30 pm at The Gates on Roblin.

Tickets are on sale at the Best of Friends Gift Shop in the lobby of Millennium Library. Shop hours: Monday to Saturday, 11 am to 4 pm; phone 204-947-0110 (voice mail available).


February 24, 2017

Annual General Meeting

Thursday, March 23, 2017

1:00 – 2:30 p.m.

Millennium Library

251 Donald Street, second floor

Buchwald Room

All members are encouraged to attend.

Guest Speaker:

Ed Cuddy, Manager of Library Services

For further information —

Please leave a message at 204-488-3217

Or email info@friendswpl.ca


December 31, 2016

Save the date!

Books & Brunch 2017 will feature retired broadcaster Terry MacLeod and writer and actress Anita Daher on Sunday, May 7, 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at The Gates on Roblin.  Ticket sales begin on March 1, 2017. 


December 23, 2016

Gift Shop Holiday Hours

December 24: 11 am – 4 pm
December 25 – 27: CLOSED
December 28 – 31: 11 am – 4 pm
Jan. 1 & 2: CLOSED
Jan. 3 – Jan. 6: CLOSED for inventory


November 6, 2016

Best of Friends Anniversary Sale

friends-of-the-wpl_anniversary-sale-flyerFriday, Nov.18 & Saturday Nov. 19

11 AM TO 6 PM
Your downtown shop for unique gifts

  • 10% Off Regular Merchandise
  • PLUS 50% OFF Clearance Table
  • GREAT USED BOOKS!
  • Check the Buy One/Get One Free Table

Find us in the lobby of the Millennium Library at Donald & Graham. See Flyer.


September 10, 2016

Big Fall Book Sale!

Grant Park High School gym, 450 Nathaniel at Grant

Saturday, October 15:     10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Sunday, October 16:        11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Half price on Sunday


September 2, 2016

Fall Book Sale

To all our Book Sale Fans who are asking “When?!”  There has been a delay in getting our Permit from the Winnipeg School Division to use Grant Park High School Gym for the sale.  But stay tuned – we hope to announce it very soon.