• ESL conversation circle program image

    ESL Conversation Circle

    Practice your English and meet people in a friendly, relaxed environment! Thursdays, August 4 to 25, Bob Prittie Metrotown.

  • Image of Olympic champion crew team, University of Washington, 1936

    Non-Fiction Book of the Month

    Join us for a librarian-led discussion about Daniel James Brown’s book, The Boys in the Boat. Wednesday, August 31, Bob Prittie Metrotown.

  • Burnaby Public Library's Big Birthday Bash image

    Big Birthday Bash!

    Celebrate our 60th year with activities, performances, an outdoor movie screening, and fireworks! Saturday, September 10, Burnaby Civic Square (next to Bob Prittie Metrotown).

  • Summer Reads

    Our Summer Reads 2016 are now available - check it out!

  • Burnaby Public Library 2015 Annual Report

    2015 Annual Report

    Read our year in review! Download the annual report, or pick up a copy at any of our branches.


It's Our 60th Anniversary!

Burnaby Public Library's 60th anniversary logo

2016 marks 60 years since Burnaby Public Library first opened, and we invite you to join us in celebrating this milestone! Throughout the year, we're hosting special programs and events at all BPL branches, and throughout the City of Burnaby, too. Visit Our 60th Anniversary page for updates.