Events & Programs

Wednesdays, October 1 - November 12
10:45 am to 11:30 am

Age: Walkers to under 3 years

Singing, bouncing, clapping, and reading - perfect for busy toddlers! The first 15 minutes is set aside for families to settle in, look at books together, and meet other families. Please arrive no later than 11:00. No registration is required but space is limited. Caregivers must attend with children. Siblings welcome.

For more information call: 604-522-3971

Thursdays, October 2 to November 13
1:30 pm to 2:15 pm

Age: Newborn to pre-walkers

Songs, tickles, stories, and lap games - perfect for little tiny babies! The first 15 minutes is set aside for families to settle in, look at books together, and meet other families. Please arrive no later than 1:45. No registration is required but space is limited. Caregivers must attend with children. Siblings welcome.

For more information call: 604-522-3971

Mondays, October 6 to November 17
10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Parenting toddlers and preschoolers (18months - 4 years)

In this interactive series, the focus is on understanding the unique challenges parents of children under age 5 encounter as their children move through the toddler and preschool years. Topics include but are not limited to: effective communication, the link between behaviour and temperament, understanding child development, having appropriate behavioral expectations, and responding to children’s misbehaviour in ways that promote growth and self regulation. Responding to temper tantrums, coping with separation anxiety, teaching social skills such as sharing and turn taking are a few examples of topics that can be included.

Optional childcare is provided. Pre-Registration is required - space is limited. Register in-person at library front desk or call 604.436.5420

Tuesdays, October 7 to November 18 (6 sessions - no session November 11)
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Practice your English and meet people in a friendly, relaxed environment at the Metrotown library.  Each week a
librarian will lead a discussion on a variety of everyday topics.  Adult learners must have some knowledge of English
to participate in group conversations.  Please join for us this free, drop-in program.

Tuesdays, October 14 to November 18 (No program November 11 - library closed for Rememberance Day)
10:00 am to 10:45 am

Age: 2 and 3 years

Singing, dancing, clapping, and reading — perfect for active young children! The first 15 minutes is set aside for families to settle in, look at books together, and meet other families. No registration is required but space is limited. Caregivers must attend with children. All family members welcome!

For more information call: 604-436-5420

Tuesdays, October 14 to November 18 (No program November 11 - library closed for Rememberance Day)
11:00 am to 11:45 am

Age: 2 and 3 years

Singing, dancing, clapping, and reading — perfect for active young children! The first 15 minutes is set aside for families to settle in, look at books together, and meet other families. No registration is required but space is limited. Caregivers must attend with children. All family members welcome!

For more information call: 604-436-5420

Thursdays, October 16 to November 20
11:00 am to 11:45 am

Age: 3 to 5 years

Stories, fingerplays, songs, and dancing -- perfect for kids who love books and might even sit still for them! The first 15 minutes is set aside for families to play together, read together, and meet other families. No registration is required but space is limited. Caregivers must attend with children. All family members welcome! For more information, call: 604-436-5420

Third Monday of the month, from October 20 to December 15
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Calling all builders! Kids ages 4 to 12 are invited to drop in on the third Monday of each month to play with the library's extensive LEGO collection. Moms and dads can join the fun too! Caregivers are required to accompany children 10 and under. This is a drop-in event. Registration is not required.

Monday, October 20, 3:00 to 4:30pm
Monday, November 17, 3:00 to 4:30pm
Monday, December 15, 3:00 to 4:30pm

For more information, please call 604-421-5454.

Monday, November 3
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Would you like to learn more about spinal stability and ways that you can improve your health, performance and well-being? Come and get some free chiropractic advice and view demonstration exercises to keep you healthy and prevent injuries. Bridge for Health and the Burnaby Public Library present this free workshop by Dr. Richard Cho.

Dr. Richard Cho will be presenting information about spinal stability, with a focus on seniors. He will complete a stress survey with the audience, cover 7 easy stability exercises and complete a demo of SEMG (surface electromyography). He is a graduate of the Palmer College of Chiropractic and is licensed to practice chiropractic in the province of British Columbia. He is certified in the use and evaluation of x-rays and is an active isolated stretch therapist. He continues to pursue professional development in a diversity of areas including advanced foot biomechanics and orthotic therapy, knee injuries, chronic pain and spinal adjusting.

Registration is required for this event. Please register online, or call 604-436-5400.

Wednesday, November 5
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

A safe and healthy working environment is one of the most important factors in the smooth operation of any business.  All business owners are hoping to put an end to the work related accidents, or at least effectively deal with the accidents that have occurred.  The WorkSafeBC officer will introduce you to workplace safety and the insurance knowledge that business owners need to know, as well as services provided by WorkSafeBC.

Topics include:

  • Who is WorkSafeBC?
  • How does WorkSafeBC work?
  • What do you need to know about WorkSafeBC?
  • WorkSafeBC mandate, jurisdiction, regulation and services.
  • Where to go when you need help to deal with WorkSafeBC?

Come and listen to Michael Song, Occupational Hygiene Officer, WorkSafeBC

To register for this free program please call 604-558-4909 or email businessinfo@success.bc.ca

 如何与BC省

工作安全局打交道

企業工作環境安全是企業順利運作的重要因素。任何業主都希望能杜絕工作意外的發生,或者有效地處理已發生的意外。卑詩省工作安全局 WorkSafeBC 的官員將為您介紹企業業主需要了解的工作安全和保險知識,以及 WorkSafeBC 提供的服務。

内容包括:

•什么是工作安全局?

•工作安全局是如何运作的?

•您可以从工作安全局获得什么信息?

•工作安全局的宗旨及服务.

•当您需要工作安全局时,应该去哪里寻 求相应的帮助? 

语言: 普通话

演讲者: Michael Song, Occupational Hygiene Officer, WorkSafeBC

报名:

电话: 604-558-4909

网站: www.successbiis.ca

电子信箱: businessinfo@success.bc.ca

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