Events & Programs

Every other Thursday, August 6 and 20, September 3 and 17
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Wool_and_knitting-needles

Come and enjoy a couple of hours of knitting. Crochet, stitch and chat with likeminded people. We are an informal, friendly group. Every is welcome – all ages and all skill levels. Bring your yarn and needles, scissors, and supplies and get started! A limited number of needles and yarn is available for those who want to give knitting or crocheting a try.

Free drop-in.  No registration required.

Second Saturday of the month, August 8, September 12, October 10, November 14, December 12
11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Wool_and_knitting_needles

Come and enjoy a couple of hours of knitting. Crochet, stitch and chat with likeminded people. We are an informal, friendly group. Every is welcome – all ages and all skill levels. Bring your yarn and needles, scissors, and supplies and get started! A limited number of needles and yarn is available for those who want to give knitting or crocheting a try.

Free drop-in. No registration required.

Fridays, September 4 to November 6 (no session September 11)
10:00 am to 11:30 am

*PROGRAM IS FULL*

Age 0-5 years

Languages: English, Mandarin and Cantonese

This is a program for Chinese families that includes songs, rhymes and storytelling.

There are 3 classes for different age groups (1.5 - 3 years old or 0 - 5 years old). Each class has 9 sessions.

Limit to 12 families (first priority will be for families who haven't attended the program this year; others will be put on the waiting list)

Please note: *Registration must be done IN PERSON at the Metrotown Branch*

Saturday, September 12
8:30 am to 11:00 am

Join us at the Medal Award Ceremony and Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, September 12th in Civic Square outside Bob Prittie Metrotown Library!

Breakfast is from 8:30-11:00, tickets are available in advance at any branch or at the door, proceeds to the library's children's collections. 

Free entertainment and activities from 9:00am - 10:45am; medal ceremony begins at 11:00am.

For further information call 604-436-5420.

Wednesdays, September 16 to October 21
10:00 am to 10:45 am

Age: Walkers to 2 ½ years
Songs, rhymes and stories for toddlers and the adults who love them!
The first 15 minutes is set aside for families to settle in, look at books together, and meet other families.
No registration is required. Come early -- space is limited. Caregivers must attend with children. Siblings welcome.
For more information call: 604-436-5420

Wednesdays, September 16 to October 21
11:00 am to 11:45 am

Age: Walkers to 2 ½ years
Songs, rhymes and stories for toddlers and the adults who love them!
The first 15 minutes is set aside for families to settle in, look at books together, and meet other families.
No registration is required. Come early -- space is limited. Caregivers must attend with children. Siblings welcome.
For more information call: 604-436-5420

Middle Wednesday of the Month: Sep 16, Oct 14, Nov 18, Dec 16
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Knit2GetherCome and enjoy a couple of hours of knitting, crochet, stitch and chat with likeminded people. We are an informal, friendly group. Every is welcome – all ages and all skill levels. Bring your yarn and needles, scissors, and supplies and get started! A limited number of needles and yarn is available for those who want to give knitting or crocheting a try.

FREE, drop-in, no registration required.

Saturdays, September 19 to October 10
10:15 am to 11:00 am

Age: Newborn to 2 ½ years
Join us for lively stories, rhymes and songs for infants and their dads, uncles, stepdads, foster dads, grandfathers and other male caregivers. No registration is required. Enthusiastic siblings are welcome.
For more information call: 604-299-8955

Mondays, September 21 to November 9 (no session October 12 - library closed)
11:15 am to 11:45 am

Age: Walkers to 2 ½ 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.

For more information call: 604-421-5454

Tuesdays, September 22 to November 10
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.

For more information call: 604-421-5454

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