Bob Prittie Metrotown Events

E.g., 2019-10-16
Wednesday, October 16
10:00 am to 10:45 am

For children of all ages and their caregivers. Join us for fun Wednesday mornings full of stories, music, action and fun!

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.

For more information, call 604-436-5420.

Wednesdays, October 2 to November 20

 

Wednesday, October 16
11:00 am to 11:45 am

For children of all ages and their caregivers. Join us for fun Wednesday mornings full of stories, music, action and fun!

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.

For more information, call 604-436-5420.

Wednesdays, October 2 to November 20

 

Wednesday, October 16
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

The PerfectionistsJoin us for a librarian-led discussion about Simon Winchester’s book The Perfectionists.

“The revered New York Times bestselling author traces the development of technology from the Industrial Age to the Digital Age to explore the single component crucial to advancement—precision—in a superb history that is both an homage and a warning for our future.”--Publisher

Registration begins September 16.

Register at Bob Prittie Metrotown Branch or call 604-436-5400. Once registered, bring your library card to pick up your copy of the book from the second floor Reference Desk.  This program will take place in the 2nd floor multipurpose room.

Wednesday, October 16
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Practice your English and meet people in a friendly, relaxed environment. Each week a librarian will lead a discussion on a variety of topics. Some knowledge of English is recommended. Free and no registration required. 

Wednesdays, October 2 - November 27

For more information call 604-436-5400  or visit any branch. 

Thursday, October 17
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

What are the essential legal documents in British Columbia to plan for incapacity, for end-of-life and for after death?

This presentation gives an overview of legal documents such as representation agreements, enduring powers of attorney, and wills. Learn how personal planning is different from estate planning. Find out how to make your plans and where to register them.

These presentations are conducted by a Nidus trained volunteer

Register online, at any branch or call 604-436-5400.

Friday, October 18
10:00 am to 1:30 pm

This program is in Farsi and English and is for parents and children aged birth to 5 years old. Learn how to use songs, rhymes and stories to help your child develop language and pre-reading skills.

Fridays, October 18 to December 13

Space is limited to 12 families only. Priority is given to those families who have not attended this program this year. Others will be put on a wait list.

Registration must be done IN PERSON at the Bob Pritte Metrotown Library.

For more information, call Teresa Hsieh at 604-318-2731

برنامه مامان غازه

این برنامه به زبان فارسی و انگلیسی برای کودکان زیر 5 سال با والدینشان برگزار می گردد .

با شرکت در این برنامه سر شار ازشادی و خنده والدین فرا می گیرند چگونه با کمک شعر و داستان

مهارت ایجادالگو های خانوادگی مثبت را بدست آورند .

برای اطلاعات بیشتر با تریسا هشه 6043182731 تماس بگیرید .

برای ثبت نام خود و کودکتان در این برنامه شخصآ به کتابخانه مراجعه نمایید

جمعه ها از 18 اکتبر تا 13 دسامبر 2019

ساعت برگزاری: 10 تا 11:30 صبح

محل برگزاری: کتابخانه برنابی شعبه متروتاون

6100 Willingdon Ave.

This program is in partnership with SUCCESS Multiculteral Early Childhood Development (MECD) Services and funded by the Funded by Ministry of Children and Family Development.

Friday, October 18
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Age: 3 to 6 years

Join us for silly songs, great stories, and fun with new friends. Caregivers need to attend with children. Younger and older siblings are welcome.

Fridays, September 27 to November 15

For more information, call 604-436-5420

Friday, October 18
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

DraculaJoin Burnaby Public Library and the Health Initiative for Men for a discussion about Bram Stoker’s novel, Dracula.

“The most famous of all vampire stories, Dracula is a mirror of its age, its underlying themes of race, religion, science, superstition, and sexuality never far from the surface. A compelling read, rattling along at break-neck speed.” – Publisher

This program is intended for self-identified male participants. The group focuses on novels that are by queer authors or about LGBTQIA2S+ themes. Registration for this program opens on September 20.

Register at Bob Prittie Metrotown or call 604-436-5400. Once registered, bring your library card to pick up your copy of the book from the second floor Reference Desk. 

Health Initiative for Men

Saturday, October 19
11:00 am to 11:45 am

For children of all ages and their caregivers. Join us for fun Saturday mornings full of stories, music, action and fun!

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.

For more information, call 604-436-5420.

Saturdays, September 21 to November 9

 

Saturday, October 19
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Children ages 6 to 12 are welcome to join us for informal chess games, facilitated by Curtis Lister of the Burnaby Junior Chess Club.

This is a drop-in program and no registration is required, but space is limited - arrive early!

Parents of children under 10 years old are asked to remain in the program room.

Saturdays, September 28 to November 16

This session (October 19th) will be in the upstairs multipurpose room.

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