Upcoming events & programs

E.g., 2020-02-26
Wednesday, March 18
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, no registration required

 Next circle on Wednesday March 25.

For more information call 604-436-5400.

Wednesday, March 18
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Are you entering into a rental agreement? Learn about your specific rights and responsibilities as a tenant. This workshop will provide information about the Residential Tenancy Act in B.C., as well as dispute resolution processes.

Presented in partnership with S.U.C.C.E.S.S.

Register online, at any branch or call 604-522-3971.

Thursday, March 19
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

lego club 

Calling all builders! Kids ages 4 and up are invited to drop in anytime between 1:00pm and 3:00pm 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.

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

Calling all builders! Kids ages 5 to 12 are invited to drop in and 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.

Thursday, March 19
2:30 pm to 4:40 pm

Drop into our Tech Café and discover a world of online information brought to you by Burnaby Public Library. 

Did you know that BPL has online resources such as:

  - Ebooks and digital audiobooks
  - E-magazines and newspapers
  - Music streaming
  - Online language learning
  - Online software and technology tutorials
  - Online auto repair

And more!

We will be showcasing many of our online resources. Come and see us, learn about what’s available to you and find out more at your library!

Drop In Dates: February 1, March 19, April 25, May 21

Thursday, March 19
3:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Thursdays, March 5 to May 21

Family drop-in and storytime at Brentwood Community Resource Centre!
Located at 2055 Rosser Avenue (at the corner of Lougheed Hwy).

Meet other families, get a library card, check out books, ask questions and more. All ages welcome. No registration required.

Storytime begins at 4pm.

Please note: the location of this program is at 2055 Rosser Avenue - not at the library.

Thursday, March 19
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

All ages

Bring your favourite stuffie to an evening of swashbuckling pirate stories and activities.
Leave your stuffie at the library for a sleepover and find out in the morning what mischief it got up to!

Featuring drop-in activities, crafts and storytime. Storytime is 7:00pm to 7:30pm

No registration required. Come early, space is limited, caregivers must accompany children under 10 years old.

For more information call: 604-299-8955.

Friday March 20
10:00 am to 11:30 am

Drop in and join us for stories, games, crafts, tech toys, and other activities at the library! Discover and try new things, and meet new people, too. Teens and adults of all abilities are welcome. 

BPL Discovery Circle

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

Ages: 6 and up

Rated: G
(100 minutes)

No registration required. Come early, space is limited, caregivers must accompany children under 10 years old.

For more information call: 604-299-8955.

Friday, March 20
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Join Burnaby Public Library for the film screening of Shaun the Sheep Movie.

When Shaun decides to take the day off and have some fun, he gets a little more action than he bargained for. A mix up with the Farmer, a caravan, and a very steep hill lead them all to the Big City and it's up to Shaun and the flock to return everyone safely to the green grass of home.

This film is rated G and it is recommended for children 5 and up (Common Sense Media). The movie is 85 min

The program is free but space is limited. Please arrive before 2:00pm. Doors will open at 1:50pm. Parents and/or caretakers must accompany children under 10.

* Synopsis modified from DVD description.  

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