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Westmount

  1. Programs
  2. History
  3. Bus and Parking
  4. Meeting Space
  5. Art Exhibits
  6. Services

Program

boy with his summer read tutor at the library
Every summer, government grants enable us to hire summer students for our libraries who work with young readers to build reading skills and confidence.

We offer computer programs such as Googling to the Max, storytimes, book clubs, conversation circles, films, and travel talks.

Go to program listings for Westmount. or see Westmount's program calendar.

History

Westmount Branch Library is situated in Ward 9 in the heart of a new commercial and residential development. With few recreational facilities in this part of the city, Westmount Branch serves as the cultural and community hub for the neighbourhood. We offer meeting rooms for groups of 4 to 100. Church groups, schools, women’s organizations, local businesses, condo associations, musicians, genealogists, and health providers all use these facilities.

Parking

Parking is available in the parking lot in front of and beside the library.

Bus Route

You can get to us by LTC bus routes 12 which stops at the branch and route 10 which runs along Southdale Rd. and stops 1.5 km from the branch.

Meeting Space

Meeting Space rates are per use up to 4 hours, plus HST.
Special Purpose Rooms may be booked for up to a 2 hour maximum per use.

Room

Occupancy

Rate:
non-profit, London only

Rate:
profit, London only

Rate:
outside London

 Ferraro A&B
 100 (lecture)  $60   $120  $160
 Ferraro A
 70 (lecture)  $45  $90  $120
 Ferraro B
 30 (lecture)  $25  $50  $65
 Meeting Room C
 50 (lecture)  $45  $90  $120
 Special Purpose:
   Study Room
 6-8  free  $15  $22
Special Purpose: Community Use Room
   Community Room
10 free (limited #)
 $15  $22

Art Exhibits

Exhibit space is available to new and established London artists and artists' groups at the Westmount Branch Library. Exhibit fees will be charged and are non-refundable. Fees are for a calendar month or any part thereof.  Requests out-of-town artists and artists' groups will be considered on a case-by-case basis.   Special rates apply.

  • Main Lobby, 40 linear feet. Exhibit charges $50 plus HST; out-of-town rate: $140 plus HST
  • Ferraro A, 20 linear feet. Exhibit charges $15 plus HST; out-of-town rate: $22 plus HST

More Information

To Book

Telephone or visit the Westmount Branch Library, 519-473-4708. You will be required to sign a Space Use Agreement and Exhibit Waiver of Claim and pay the Exhibit fee at time of booking.

View art exhibits at Westmount.  Main Lobby Exhibit open to all during Library hours.  Ferraro exhibit open to all during Library hours when room is not in use.

Services

In addition to lending, reference, reader's advisory and community referral services, we offer:

  • Computer workstations with access to the Internet as well as software and electronic resources. Find out more about the software, printing and accessories.These are offered on a first-come, first-served basis or may be reserved before your visit.
  • Wireless access

Return Chute

Each location has a materials return chute that is open when the library is closed except Cherryhill and Sherwood (chutes available during mall hours).