Upcoming events & programs

E.g., 2019-12-15
Tuesday, January 14
11:00 am to 11:45 am

For babies!

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, January 14 to March 3

Tuesday, January 14
11:15 am to 11:45 am

AAge: 2.5 to 5 years

Join us for songs and stories.

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

For more information, call 604-421-5454.

Tuesdays, January 7 to March 3

Tuesday, January 14
2:00 pm to 2:45 pm

For babies!

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, January 14 to March 3

Tuesday, January 14
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

LinkedIn is a social networking site designed for members to establish professional connections. It is a digital space where employers and job seekers can find each other.

This information session will explore such things as the creation of a profile, the content you’ll find on LinkedIn, and the ways in which you can strengthen your professional network.

Basic computer knowledge is necessary to register.

Please register by phone at: 604-522-3971, or in person at the Tommy Douglas Library.

Registration begins Monday, December 2.

Tuesday, January 14
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Are you new to using a computer? Learn the basics to get you started.

In this workshop, we will go over how to:

Use a mouse and keyboard

Work with folders and files

Search the Internet

We will be working with library laptops using the Windows operating system.

Please register online, at any BPL branch,  or call 604-299-8955.

Wednesday, January 15
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, January 8 to March 4

For more information, call 604-299-8955.

Wednesday, January 15
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, January 8 to March 4

For more information, call 604-299-8955.

Wednesday, January 15
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

Wednesdays, January 15,22,29, February 5,12,19,26, March 4,11,18,25

For more information call 604-436-5400.

Wednesday, January 15
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Libby by OverdriveEnjoy free downloadable e-books and audiobooks on your mobile device or computer with Library To Go. Come learn how! Note: Burnaby's Library To Go collection is limited to Burnaby residents. However, if you are a resident of another city whose library has the Overdrive or Libby app, we can help you set it up; bring your library card for your home city. 

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. Ask questions about the featured digital resource or about any of the library's resources.
Bring your own device (smartphone, tablet or laptop), or watch a demonstration.
Held in the Juniper Room, across the hall from Cameron Library; register online, by calling the Cameron Library at 604-421-5454, or at any library Information Desk.

Thursdays, January 16 & 23
5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Join us for a two day workshop on Thursdays, January 16 & 23, 2020 to prepare for Canadian citizenship. The sessions will be facilitated by MOSAIC staff. We will talk about topics such as Canada’s history, symbols, government and geography, as well as the rights and responsibilities of citizenship. This workshop will be in English only. Classes will be held in the second floor Multipurpose Room.

Registration is required. To register please contact Mona Asmani, 604-438-8214 or masmani@mosaicbc.org or click here to register using their online registration form.

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