McGill Events

E.g., 2019-09-22
Wednesday, September 25
10:15 am to 10:45 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.

Wednesdays, September 18 to November 20

For more information, call 604-299-8955.

Wednesday, September 25
11:15 am to 11:45 am

Age: 2 and 3 years.

Singing, dancing, clapping, and reading - perfect for active young children!  No registration is required but space is limited. Caregivers must attend with children. All family members welcome!

Wednesdays, September 18 to November 20

For more information, call 604-299-8955.

Wednesday, September 25
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Explore a range of local history, heritage, and cultural topics through the Burnaby Neighbourhood History Series. Community members are invited to bring their own stories, memories and questions to share. Presented in partnership by Burnaby Village Museum and Burnaby Public Library. Presentations are free, but space is limited.

See photographs, share stories, and learn about the history of “the Heights” in North Burnaby. City of Burnaby Heritage Planner Lisa Codd will talk about the early development of the neighbourhood as well as some of the well-known businesses and landmarks that are still part of the community today. 

Register online, call 604-299-8955 or visit any branch.

Thursday, September 26
1:00 pm to 7:00 pm

2055 Rosser Avenue (at the corner of Lougheed)

Burnaby Public Library will be at the Brentwood Community Resource Centre every Thursday from 1:00-7:00 pm from September 19 to November 28. 

Come chat with us, get a library card, check out books, ask questions and more.

Everyone is welcome and special activities are scheduled during these times:

We’ll have an all ages storytime every week at 4:00 pm.
Sept 19: Community drop in
Sept 26: Community drop in 
Oct 3: BPL online resources and ebooks 
Oct 10: BPL online resources and ebooks
Oct 17: Community drop in
Oct 24: Community drop in 
Oct 31: Conversations with a community librarian (feel free to visit in your Halloween costume)
Nov 7: ESL conversation circle (1:30-3:00 & 5:30-7:00)
Nov 14: ESL conversation circle (1:30-3:00 & 5:30-7:00)
Nov 21: BPL online resources and ebooks
Nov 28 : BPL online resources and ebooks


We look forward to meeting you!

Thursday, September 26
2:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Drop into our Tech Café and discover a world of digital information. Did you know that we have online resources such as:

Ebooks and digital audiobooks
E-magazines and newspapers
Music streaming
Online language learning

and more!

Learn about what's available to you and find our more at your library! 

Drop in dates for this fall: 

Thursday, September 26  2:30 - 4:30
Saturday, October 12       2:30 - 4:30
Saturday, November 9     2:30 - 4:30

Thursday, September 26
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Do you need to create a resume or maybe just fine tune it?

This workshop will help you develop targeted resumes using high impact sentences to highlight your skills, knowledge and accomplishments.

Presented in partnership with ISSOFBC.

Register online, at any branch or call 604-299-8955.

For more information, call sabine Schreiber of ISSOFBC at 604-395-8000 ext 1276 or by email sabine.schreiber@issbc.org.

Friday, September 27
11:00 am to 11:30 am

Age: newborn to 18 months.

Lap bounces, songs, rhymes and fingerplays, for babies and the adults who love them!

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 20 to November 22

Friday, September 27
1:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Age: newborn to 18 months.

Lap bounces, songs, rhymes and fingerplays, for babies and the adults who love them!

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 20 to November 22

Saturday, September 28
11:00 am to 11:30 am

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

No registration is required. Come early - space is limited. Caregivers must attend with children. Siblings welcome.

For more information, call 604-299-8955.

Saturdays, September 28 to November 23

Tuesday, October 1
10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Parenting in the Middle Years (6 - 12 years)

Tuesdays, October 1 to November 5

This is a supportive and educational series for parents of children ages t to 12. Understanding middle childhood development, encouraging social-emotional competency, responding to school and family life challenges, fostering positivie peer relationships, communicating effectively, understanding temperament, and technology guidelines, and strategies for effective, positive discipline in the middle years will be covered. The goal of this series is to provide parents with a forum to learn, to share and to discuss information and strategies to connect with their children and enrich their parenting experience.

PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED. SPACE LIMITED. 
Child care options may be available.

For Registration or more information contact: Information Children
778 782-3548
www.informationchildren.com
infochld@sfu.ca

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