Events & Programs

Wednesdays, September 24 to October 29
10:15 am to 10:45 am

Age: Walkers to 2 ½ years

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

For more information call: 604-299-8955

Wednesday, September 24
10:30 am to 12:30 pm

What is Microsoft Excel 2007?  How do I use it in my everyday life?  This course will give you an introduction to the main features and functions of Excel 2007. Basic computer knowledge is necessary to register.
This class is free of charge but space is limited. Registration for September classes begins on Friday September 5th  at 10:00am. Please register in person at Tommy Douglas, or call 604-522-3971. This class is held in the Tommy Douglas computer lab.

Wednesdays, September 24 to October 29
11:15 am to 11:45 am

Age: Walkers to 2 ½ years

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

For more information call: 604-299-8955

Thursdays, September 25 - October 30
11:00 am to 11:30 am

Age: 2 and 3 years

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

For more information call: 604-299-8955

Thursday, September 25
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

coffee mugBurnaby Public Library, Burnaby Family Life, Burnaby Neighborhood House and in partnership with AMSSA, Safe Harbour are inviting you to the Burnaby Inclusion Café.

This is an opportunity for you to listen to inspirational stories of success from within our community, in business and in personal life, achieved through inclusion and respect.

Our guest speaker is Gulalai Habib, an engineer and computer programmer by training, born in Kabul, Afghanistan and with over 20 years of involvement in peace, human rights and gender equality efforts in war zones in the Middle East and South Asia. She is currently Assistant Manager of the Resettlement Assistance Program, Immigrant Services Society of BC.

Join us to:

  • Listen to a distinguished speaker share inspirational stories of personal success.
  • Participate in small group dialogues and share experiences, stories and promising practices on how inclusion can lead to success.
  • Meet your fellow Burnaby residents and network while sharing a cup of coffee.

Everyone is welcome, but registration is required. To register, please call 604-436-5400 or register online.

This event is part of a series. The next speakers and dates are:

Fridays, September 26 to October 31
11:00 am to 11:30 am

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, September 26 to October 31
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

Friday, September 26
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Bring your friends or mingle with other teens during this casual board game night. Instruction, board games, snacks and pizza will be provided. For youth grades 6 - 9.

The event is free, all you need to do is register online or at any BPL Information Desk.

Questions? Ask any BPL information desk or contact Teen
Services Librarians Rachel (604-297-4809) or email me.

CultureDays.caThis event is one of many across Canada celebrating CultureDays, September 26-28, 2014.

Saturdays, September 27 to November 1
11:00 am to 11:30 am

Age: 4 to 6 years

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

For more information call: 604-299-8955

Sunday, September 28
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Paper CraftsPapercraft - CardsCome create with us and explore the colourful and thought-provoking possibilities of folding, cutting, shaping, and arranging paper. We'll provide the supplies, ideas and instruction for making everything from paper puppets, paper flowers, note cards, to autumnal works of art - or invent your own creations!  No experience necessary. All ages over 4 are welcome - adults and seniors too. (Children under 10 must attend with an adult caregiver.)Papercraft - Puppet

FREE but space is limited; register online, by calling 604 299-8955, or in person at the library.

CultureDays.caThis event is one of many across Canada celebrating CultureDays, September 26-28, 2014.

 

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