Share Your Story

Has the library played a meaningful role in your life? We would love to hear your personal story. Thanks for sharing with us the impact the library has had on you.

Please note, not all submissions will be posted on this site and submissions may be edited for clarity or privacy reasons.

Files must be less than 10 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png bmp tif psd.
If you would like to be entered into the draw, please include your name and phone number or email address above.

Contest Details

Entry Period
The contest begins at 3:30pm on October 2 and ends at 4:00pm on November 6, 2020.


  • Contestants must be a minimum 14 years of age to enter this draw.
  • Winners must answer a skill‐testing question to qualify for this draw.
  • Surrey Libraries and City of Surrey employees and their immediate family members are not eligible to win the prize.

Winners and Odds
Winning entries will be drawn randomly. Odds are dependant on the number of entries received. The winning entry draw will be made November 9, 2020.

Terms and Conditions
By participating, you agree to a) abide by the Official Rules and the decisions of Surrey Libraries, which shall be final in all respects; and b) release, discharge and hold harmless the City of Surrey and Surrey Libraries from all liability, claims or damages, arising out of your participation in the Contest and the acceptance, use or misuse of a prize.

Surrey Libraries reserves the right to cancel or suspend this Contest and cancel or refuse any entry or any individual winning the Contest.

Skill Testing Question
A skill testing question is required to qualify you for this draw. Please answer the following question.
Surrey Public Library is authorized to collect personal information under the authority of the Library Act and section 26 (c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. By submitting your story, you agree to Surrey Libraries collecting and using your personal information for promotional purposes such as in printed materials like brochures, posters and online on social media or Surrey Libraries’ website. For questions regarding the collection of personal information, please contact the Director of Administrative Services, 10350 University Drive, Surrey, BC V3T 4B8 / 604-598-7303.