Events & Programs

Fridays, July 11 to August 8
1:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Age: Birth to 18 months

No registration is required. Come early -- space is limited. Caregivers must attend with children. Siblings welcome.

For more information call: 604-299-8955

Fridays, July 11 to August 22
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Bring the whole family to watch fun movies in our Program Room on Friday afternoons throughout the summer. Caregivers must attend with children under 10. No registration required, but space is limited.

July 11 – Babe

July 18 – Wall E

July 25 – Matilda

August 1 – Frozen

August 8 – The Shaggy Dog

August 15 – The Rescuers Down Under

August 22 – James and the Giant Peach

Mondays, July 14 to August 18 (no session Aug 4)
1:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Families and friends are invited to drop in between 1:30 and 4:30 to play with some of your favourite board games such as Scrabble, Monopoly, Snakes & Ladders and Sorry!

Parents/caregivers must participate with children.

No registration required. Suitable for kids ages 3 to 12

Tuesdays, July 15 to August 12
1:45 pm to 2:30 pm

What is Reading Buddies?

Reading Buddies is a reading program where teens and children are paired up for one-on-one reading in a safe, fun and friendly environment. Younger children will gain practice reading with a caring teen mentor. Teens will develop leadership experience and community involvement.

How do I sign up?

Sign up in person at McGill Library or by phone at 604-299-8955 starting May 30th.

Questions? Please contact Vicki Donoghue at 604-436-5415/vicki.donoghue@bpl.bc.ca, or phone the McGill Branch Library directly at 604-299-4599 for more information

Tuesdays, July 15 to August 12
2:45 pm to 3:30 pm

What is Reading Buddies?

Reading Buddies is a reading program where teens and children are paired up for one-on-one reading in a safe, fun and friendly environment. Younger children will gain practice reading with a caring teen mentor. Teens will develop leadership experience and community involvement.

How do I sign up?

Sign up in person at McGill Library or by phone at 604-299-8955 starting May 30th.

Questions? Please contact Vicki Donoghue at 604-436-5415/vicki.donoghue@bpl.bc.ca, or phone the McGill Branch Library directly at 604-299-4599 for more information.

Wednesdays, July 16 to August 13
10:15 am to 10:45 am

Age: Newborn to walking

Join us for songs, rhymes and stories.

No registration required. Come early - space is limited. Caregivers must attend with children. Siblings welcome.

Wednesdays, July 16 to August 13
11:15 am to 11:45 am

Ages: Walking to 2.5 years

Join us for songs, rhymes and stories. Perfect for busy toddlers!

No registration required. Come early - space is limited. Caregivers must attend with children. Siblings welcome.

Fridays, July 18 - August 15
3:45 pm to 4:30 pm

 

What is Reading Buddies?

Reading Buddies is a reading program where teens and children are paired up for one-on-one reading in a safe, fun and friendly environment. Younger children will gain practice reading with a caring teen mentor. Teens will develop leadership experience and community involvement.

How do I sign up?

Sign up in person at Metrotown Library or by phone at 604-436-5420 starting May 30th.

Questions? Please contact the Children's Library at the Metrotown Branch Library at 604-436-5420 for more information, or email Jon Scop at jon.scop@bpl.bc.ca.

Fridays, July 18 - August 15
4:45 pm to 5:30 pm

 

What is Reading Buddies?

Reading Buddies is a reading program where teens and children are paired up for one-on-one reading in a safe, fun and friendly environment. Younger children will gain practice reading with a caring teen mentor. Teens will develop leadership experience and community involvement.

How do I sign up?

Sign up in person at Metrotown Library or by phone at 604-436-5420 starting May 30th.

Questions? Please contact the Children's Library at the Metrotown Branch Library at 604-436-5420 for more information, or email Jon Scop at jon.scop@bpl.bc.ca.

Wednesdays, July 23 to August 20
7:00 pm to 7:45 pm

Age: 4 to 8 years

Wind down at the end of the day with longer stories and funny songs. No registration is required but space is limited. Caregivers must attend with children. All family members welcome!

For more information call: 604-436-5420

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