All residents residing within the town limits or within the RM of Kelsey are eligible for a FREE Library Membership.  All you have to do is complete the application process for a library membership, provide proof of address and you are on your way!

Children under the age of 14 must have their parent or guardian sign their membership card application.  Their membership card will remain at the library until they are 14 years of age.

  • Twelve (12) items allowed


Non-Residents Membership

(Individuals living outside the Town of The Pas and the RM of Kelsey)

Single: $25.00 per year

  • Twelve (12) items allowed


Family (3 or more): $60.00

  • Twelve (12) items allowed


Temporary Visitor Membership:

A $20.00 refundable deposit is required at the time of application.

Single: $5.00 per month

  • Twelve (12) items per loan period


Family: $10.00 per month

  • Twenty (20) items per loan period


The deposit is refunded when all materials have been returned.


Loan Period

Two (2) week period:

  • Books
  • Magazines
  • CD Audio
  • DVD Non-fiction

One (1) week period:

  • DVD Non-fiction

Two (2) day period:

  • DVD Fiction: 2 days

Patrons must be over the age of 18 to borrow videos with a maximum of four (4) videos at one time. Overdue charges are $1.00 per day per video.


Overdue Fines

  • $0.25 cents per day per item
  • $1.00 per day (DVDs Fiction)

Reference material cannot be signed out, but you are welcome to use it during Library hours.

You may RESERVE materials that are being used by other members. Our staff will contact you when the material is available.

Charges for damaged or lost materials vary according to the replacement value of each item.


Library Services

  • Photocopying
  • Faxing
  • Scanning
  • E-mail & Internet research
  • E-Readers help
  • Interlibrary loans
  • Reference services
  • Reserves & phone renewals
  • Children's programming
  • Used Books for Sale


Proctoring Exams

On-line & written exams

$20.00 per hour


Material Formats

  • Books
  • Audio-books for children & adults
  • DVDs
  • Magazines
  • Local and Provincial newspapers
  • Reference material
  • Downloadable audio books & e-books


Library Annex Room Rental

If your group is looking for a place to conduct training sessions or meetings, give us a call.

  • seats 60 - 75 persons
  • wheelchair accessible
  • private kitchen
  • washroom facilities
  • table & Chairs
  • TV, DVD & VCR
  • Overhead Projector & Wall Screen
  • Flip Chart

Individuals or groups renting the Library Annex are responsible for set up, take down of tables and chairs & clean-up (within rented time frame) .

Consumption of alcohol or smoking is not permitted in the Library Annex.


Annex Rental Room Rates :


$70.00 for a half day (half-day rentals time slots) are as follows:

7 a.m. - 12 p.m.
1 p.m. - 6 p.m.
7 p.m. - 12 p.m.

$120.00 for a full day

Please note: We no longer rent by the hour.

  • All rentals are subject to a $50.00 refundable damage deposit as outlined in the Annex Rental Agreement.

Coffee is provided upon request for a charge of $20.00 for a 30 cup pot. (This includes cups, cream, sugar and stir sticks)



Printing / Photocopies (per page)

Letter/legal (black & white) $0.25
Ledger (black & white) $0.50
Double sided letter/legal (black & white) $0.40
Colour copy $0.80

** If you bring your own paper, cost is less $0.10

Letter/legal (black & white) $0.15
Ledger (black & white) $0.40
Double sided letter/legal (black & white) $0.30
Colour copy $0.70


1 - 4 pages $1.00 per page
5+ pages $5.00 flat rate


Scan & Email

1 - 5 pages $1.00 per page
6+ pages $5.00 flat rate


1/2 hour $1.00
1 hour $2.00
2 hours $4.00