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River Heights
Library

1520 Corydon Ave.

Today's hours:


Branch Information

  • Hours of Operation

  • Contact

    Information Services:
    204-986-4934
    Branch Head:
    Angela Mehmel
    204-986-5450
  • Mailing Address

    1520 Corydon Ave.
    Winnipeg, MB
    R3N 0J6
  • Meeting Spaces

    (Call or visit us to book) Program Rooms: None
    Capacity: N/A
    Tutorial Rooms: None
    Capacity: N/A
    More about meeting spaces
  • Wheelchair Access

    Only main floor is accessible
  • Book Return

    North side of the building
  • Closest Bus Stops:

    # 60377 Eastbound Brock at Corydon
    # 60378 Westbound Brock at Corydon
  • Parking

    Limited street parking
  • Free Wifi

    Available whenever the library is open

About the Library

Collections and Programs

Items for loan include Adult and Children's fiction and non-fiction, graphic novels, magazines, music, audiobooks, video games (Xbox, PS4, Nintendo Wii & Switch) and movies (DVDs and Blu-ray). As a branch of Winnipeg Public Library, members can also access an extensive eLibrary for downloadable eBooks, eMagazines, information resources and online journals, and streaming movies and music.

Libraries are offering a limited selection of programs and workshops at this time. Browse our Upcoming Events to find what's on. Some programs require registration. All library programs are free.

Facility and Services

River Heights Library is located between Brock and Cordova Street, beside Brock Corydon School. The main floor has the adult services. Children's services is in the basement. Only the main floor is wheelchair accessible.

The Library has bookable computers with MS Office and Internet access, and free WiFi. There are tables for studying. Photocopying and printing is available for a fee. Scanning to email is free.

For your convenience, there is an after-hours book return on the left side (south) the building.

New Bill and Helen Norrie Library

As part of the Library Redevelopment Strategy, a new River Heights Library is planned to replace the existing facility. See the New Bill and Helen Norrie Library page for further information on the relocation and construction of the library. Watch the live feed and follow the construction of the library.

History

River Heights Library was originally opened in 1961 on land purchased from the Winnipeg School Board. It was the first of several libraries to be built by the City of Winnipeg in the 1960's. The 8,285 sq. ft. branch replaced the heavily used Waterloo-Corydon bookmobile stop.

Upcoming Events at River Heights Library


Last update: November 20, 2019

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