Upcoming events & programs

E.g., 2019-06-24
Thursday, June 27
10:00 am to 10:45 am

Age: 2 and 3 years.

Stories, songs, and fun to grow your child’s love of language. The first 15 minutes is for meeting other families and settling in.

No registration is required but space is limited. Caregivers must attend with children. All family members welcome!

For more information, call 604-436-5420.

Thursdays, June 20 to July 25

Thursday, June 27
11:00 am to 11:45 am

Age: 2 and 3 years.

Stories, songs, and fun to grow your child’s love of language. The first 15 minutes is for meeting other families and settling in.

No registration is required but space is limited. Caregivers must attend with children. All family members welcome!

For more information, call 604-436-5420.

Thursdays, June 20 to July 25

Thursday, June 27
12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Come and join us to borrow library materials, make a library card, and learn about our many resources and programs for seniors and English language learners!

We look forward to seeing you at: 2055 Rosser Avenue.

Thursday, June 27
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

When disaster does strike, the best protection is knowing what to do.

Ensure that you, your family and your neighbourhood are prepared before diaster strikes. Learn how to minimize home hazards, assemble emergency supplies and develop a family reunion plan.

All ages welcome. Register online at www.bpl.bc.ca/events or in person at any BPL information desk. For more details 604-299-8955.

Thursday, June 27
7:00 pm to 8:20 pm

Medicinal plants offer us the beauty of different shapes and colors, as well as unique scents. Did you know that herbs are also a great source of ideas for wellness rituals? You will learn what herbs may be used for different skin types and problems and how you can use it for your hair care routine. 

Anastasiia Dushyna is a botanical pharmacology specialist with more than 11 years of experience in pharmaceuticals and knowledge of European medicinal plants.

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

Friday, June 28
5:30 pm to 8:25 pm

In honour of National Aboriginal History Month, join Burnaby Public Library for a screening of Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner (2001).

A small nomadic community is cursed by an unknown shaman. When Atanarjuat falls in love with a woman already promised to the son of the clan's leader, he has to fight for her. She is won by Atanarjuat and the leader plots to attack him in his sleep. Escaping, he sets off running across the ice, embarking on a harrowing adventure of survival in the brutal wilderness. He returns stronger and wiser to reclaim his life and stop the curse that has divided his people.

This film is rated 14A (Consumer Protection BC) for violence, sexuality and nudity. It has a runtime of 2 hours and 52 minutes.

Drop in, no registration required. For more information call : 604-522-3971, or ask at any information desk. 

Saturday, June 29
10:15 am to 11:00 am

Age: Newborn to 2 ½ years

Join us for lively songs, rhymes and stories for babies and their dads, uncles, stepdads, foster dads, grandfathers and other male caregivers. No registration is required. Enthusiastic siblings are welcome.

Saturdays, June 1 to 29

For more information call: 604-299-8955.

Saturday, June 29
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, June 29 to July 27

 

Tuesday, July 2
10:00 am to 10:45 am

Age: walkers to 2 1/2 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.

Tuesdays, June 18 to July 23

Tuesday, July 2
11:00 am to 11:45 am

Age: walkers to 2 1/2 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.

Tuesdays, June 18 to July 23

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