Upcoming events & programs

E.g., 2018-08-19
Monday, August 20
11:00 am to 12:30 pm

George follows the Man in the Yellow Hat to America, where he finds lots of fun and lots of trouble. Recommended for ages 4 and up. 77 minutes.

Indoors at the library – bring a blanket if you’d like to stretch out on the floor. We give out free tickets the morning of the show. This movie will be shown with open captions.

Monday, August 20
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Ages: 7 to 9

Learn the basics of programming Sphero, a small round tech toy controlled by an app on a tablet or smartphone. Make it roll around, change colours and navigate through a maze.

Adults must attend the program with children younger than 10. Registration is required and opens on July 3. When you register, please indicate the name of the child (not caregiver). 

For more information call: 604-436-5420  

Monday, August 20
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Ages: 10 to 12

Learn the basics of programming Sphero, a small round tech toy controlled by an app on a tablet or smartphone. Make it roll around, change colours and navigate through a maze.

Adults must attend the program with children younger than 10. Registration is required and opens on July 3. When you register, please indicate the name of the child (not caregiver). 

For more information call: 604-436-5420  

Mondays, August 20 & 27
5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Join us for a two day workshop on August 20 and 27, 2018 to prepare for Canadian citizenship. The session will be facilitated by MOSAIC staff. We will talk about topics such as Canada’s history, symbols, government and geography, as well as the rights and responsibilities of citizenship. This workshop will be held in English, with Chinese language support available.

Registration is required. To register please contact  Angel Tse  604 254 9626 ext 2121 or atse@mosaicbc.org or click here to register using our online registration form.

Tuesday, August 21
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.

Tuesdays, July 10 to August 28

Tuesday, August 21
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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

No registration required. Come early: space is limited.

Adults must accompany children younger than 10.

Tuesdays, July 3 to August 21

Tuesday, August 21
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Ages: 5-12 years old

Try not to crack under pressure at this Makerspace event!

Space is limited and registration is required for this free program.

You can register online, in-person, or by calling the branch at: 604-421-5454.

Caregivers are required to accompany children 10 and under.

 

Wednesday, August 22
11:00 am to 9:00 pm

Meet us at the Fair!

We're thrilled to participate in Public Library Day at the Fair at the PNE. Simply present a BC library card at the admission gate to recieve entry for just $6, and save $9 off the standard adult admission fee! Kids under the age of 13 are always free.

BPL will be at the Fair from 11:00am to 9:00pm. Come find us at the Library Zone Located near Toon City and the POPnology Exhibit for some fun and free activities!

Public Library Day is brought you by BPL, Public Library InterLINK, Tim Hortons, Postmedia Raise-a-Reader, and the PNE.

Wednesday, August 22
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Grades 1 to 3

Book: Bird and Squirrel by James Burkes

A book club especially for kids! Here's how it works:
1. Register for the book club online or at the information desk. Pick up a copy at the Cameron Ask Me desk
2. READ THE BOOK!!! (You must read the book before coming to the book club, in fact you should get your parents to read the book too!)
3. Attend the Book Club in the Juniper Room of the Cameron Recreation Centre (located directly across from the library).

Space is limited and registration is required for this free program.
Sign up starts July 25

You can register online at www.bpl.bc.ca/events, in-person, or by calling the branch at: 604-421-5454.

Wednesday, August 22
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

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