Events & Programs

Monday, September 22
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

How can you ensure your will is valid and includes the important instructions necessary to settle your estate?
An experienced Wills and Estate Lawyer will take you through the steps of what to include in your will in accordance
with the new Wills , Estates and Succession Act.  Common pitfalls will be included, with time for questions.
Please register for this popular, free workshop by phoning Metrotown Branch at 604-436-5400 or register online.
Seating is limited.

Tuesdays, September 23 to November 4
1:30 pm to 2:15 pm

Age: 3 to 5 years

Stories, songs, and fingerplays - perfect for kids who love stories and might even sit still for them! 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

Tuesday, September 23
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

How do you choose between Representation Agreements and Enduring Powers of Attorney ? Getting your affairs in
order gives you peace of mind and takes the burden off family and friends.  Learn about other documents apart from
a will that will cover your health care wishes and financial affairs in case you need help during your lifetime. Find out
what steps you can take to make and register your care plans.

The presentation will be made by a representative from Nidus, a non-profit, personal planning resource centre and
registry. The program is free, but registration is required, Seating is limited.  Please register by phoning Metrotown
branch at 604-436-5400 or register online.

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 7:30 pm

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Burnaby Public Library, Burnaby Family Life, Burnaby Neighbourhood House and in partnership with AMSSA 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. The Burnaby mayor, Derek Corrigan, will be our guest speaker.

 

Join us to:

  • Listen to a distinguished speaker share insights and inspirational stories of personal success here in Burnaby.
  • 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

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