Upcoming events & programs

E.g., 2019-03-19
Tuesday, March 19
1:30 pm to 4:30 pm

lego club 

Calling all builders! Kids ages 4 and up are invited to drop in anytime between 1:30pm and 4:30pm to play with the library's extensive LEGO collection.Moms and dads can join the fun too!

Caregivers are required to accompany children under 10. Drop-in. No registration required.

Tuesday, March 19
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

lego club 

Calling all builders! Kids ages 5 to 12 are invited to drop in anytime between 2:00pm and 4:00pm to play with the library's extensive LEGO collection.Moms and dads can join the fun too!

Caregivers are required to accompany children under 10. Drop-in. No registration required.

Tuesday, March 19
6:45 pm to 7:30 pm

Most women don’t consider the trades as a viable career path, but Donna Henderson, Apprenticeship Advisor with the Industry Training Authority will share information that might change your mind.

• Explore career opportunities within the trades including what’s in demand,
• What is an Apprenticeship and how to get started,
• Trade career opportunities for women and youth, and
• Learn about the Financial Supports available for Apprentices

Presented in partnership with the Industry Training Authority.

Please register online or at any BPL information desk. For more details, call 604-522-3971.

Industry Training Authority logo

Tuesday, March 19
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

A yeti finds something he thought didn't exist: a human! What else might be out there beyond the yetis' village?

Recommended for ages 6 and older. 96 minutes.

Free tickets available in the Children's Library starting at 6 pm on the day of the show. Seats are limited so please come early.
Adults must watch with children younger than 10.

This movie will be shown with open captions.

Tuesday, March 19
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

A yeti finds something he thought didn't exist: a human! What else might be out there beyond the yetis' village?

Recommended for ages 6 and older. 96 minutes.

Free tickets available in the Children's Library starting at 6 pm on the day of the show. Seats are limited so please come early.
Adults must watch with children younger than 10.

This movie will be shown with open captions.

Wednesday, March 20
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

lego club 

Calling all builders! Kids ages 5 and up are invited to drop in anytime between 1:00 and 3:00 to play with the library's extensive LEGO collection.Caregivers can join the fun too!

Caregivers are required to accompany children under 10. Drop-in. No registration required. Space is limited.

Program is happening on Wednesdays March 20 and March 27.

Wednesday, March 20
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Ages 5 and up

Wednesdays and Fridays are crafternoons!

Drop by any time between 2:00pm and 4:00pm.

No registration required. Children under ten must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

March 20th, 22nd, 27th and 29th

Wednesday, March 20
5:00 pm to 8:50 pm

Burnaby Public Library is pleased to present local writing organization, The Other Eleven Months who has hosted weekly write-ins around the Lower Mainland for over 12 years.

These are quiet, safe space events for writers of all kinds. If you can't find a place to focus and write, these events may be great opportunities for you to accomplish your writing goals.

Join us and meet fellow local writers!

Drop in, no registration required.

Wednesday, March 20
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Practice your English and meet other people in a friendly, relaxed environment at Cameron library. Each session, we will read a short story or news article together and discuss it in small groups. No preparation is required, but adult learners must have some knowledge of English to participate in group discussions. Please join us!

This program is FREE but space is limited, so register online, in person at any BPL information desk, or by phoning 604-421-5454. This program will take place in the Juniper Room of the Cameron Recreation Centre.

ESL Reading Circle

Wednesday, March 20
7:00 pm to 8:30 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. No advance registration taken. Please join us for this free program! More drop-in sessions on March 27 and April 3,10,17, 24.

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