Upcoming events & programs

E.g., 2019-09-16
Tuesday, November 12
11:00 am to 11:45 am

Age: newborn to pre-walkers.

Lap bounces, songs, rhymes and fingerplays, for babies 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, October 1 to November 19

Tuesday, November 12
2:00 pm to 2:45 pm

Age: newborn to pre-walkers.

Lap bounces, songs, rhymes and fingerplays, for babies 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, October 1 to November 19

Wednesday, November 13
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, November 13
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, November 13
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, November 13
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, November 13
4:00 pm to 8:45 pm

Come and meet fellow writers as you work towards the National Novel Writing Month’s (NaNoWriMo) challenge of a first draft of a 50,000 word novel. Writers of all ages and backgrounds can participate. Sign up for a free account at www.nanowrimo.org or if you're under 18, at www.ywp.nanowrimo.org.

If you’re looking for encouragement and a space to flex your creative muscles, you’ll find a NaNoWriMo host to help.

Wednesdays, November 6, 13, 20, 27

Drop in, no registration required. For more information, call 604-522-3971.

Wednesday, November 13
4:15 pm to 5:15 pm

reading

Wednesdays, October 30 to November 30

4:15 pm to 5:15 pm 

Reading Buddies is a program where teens and children are paired up for reading practice in a safe, fun and friendly environment. The goals of this program are to provide children with extra reading practice and to provide teens with leadership skills and an opportunity to engage with community.

Children must be in grade 2, 3 or 4. Registered children must attend all five sessions.

Registration opens Tuesday, October 1.

Register in person at the Metrotown branch (Children's library) or call us at 604-436-5420.

Wednesday, November 13
4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Need help with a computer, device or website? Sign up for a One-to-One Tech help session! Book a 30-minute session with a librarian for personalized assistance, as well as an introduction to the library's digital resources that can be useful to you. Bring your own device, or we will use a library laptop. Please register for your session in person at the Cameron Library Information Desk or by calling 604-421-5454.

Held in the Juniper Room, Cameron Recreation Complex, across the hall from the Cameron Library.

Wednesday, November 13
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

RBDigital

Download magazine issues and audiobooks on your mobile device or computer with RBdigital – all for free! Come learn how.
Did you know... Burnaby Public Library offers free digital magazines, newspapers, audiobooks, ebooks, language lessons, and music? Each month a librarian will feature one of the library's digital resources, and show you how to use it.
Bring your own device (smartphone, tablet or laptop), or watch a demonstration. Ask questions about the featured digital resource or about any of the library's resources.
Held in the Juniper Room, across the hall from Cameron Library. Free but space is limited; register online, by calling the Cameron Library at 604-421-5454, or at any library Information Desk.

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