Upcoming events & programs

E.g., 2019-06-24
Wednesday, July 10
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.

Wednesdays, June 19 to July 24

Wednesday, July 10
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, July 10 to August 14

For more information, call 604-299-8955.

Wednesday, July 10
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

julias studio

Teens must first attend the prior workshop, Part 1, on July 3

This workshop is for teens entering grades 8-12. 

In part two of this workshop series, we'll create thumbnails for our stories, and learn tips and tricks for creating artwork for comics. At the end, you'll have a finished one- or two-page standalone comic to show your friends! Must attend the first workshop first.

Registration is required and can be done online or in person. 
Sign up for part 1 here.
(Signing up for part 1 automatically signs you up for part 2!)

Registration opens on Friday, June 14th.

Check out more Julia's Studio workshops here.

Questions?  Contact the Teen Services Librarian at myles.wolfe@bpl.bc.ca, or call or text 604-314-2480. 

Wednesday, July 10
5:00 pm to 8:50 pm

Burnaby Public Library is pleased to present local writing organization, The Other Eleven Months who has hosted weekly write-ins around the Lower Mainland for over 12 years.

These are quiet, safe space events for writers of all kinds. If you can't find a place to focus and write, these events may be great opportunities for you to accomplish your writing goals.

Join us and meet fellow local writers!

Drop in, no registration required.

Wednesday, July 10
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, July 3 - July 31. 

For more information, call 604-436-5400 or visit any branch.

Thursday, July 11
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, July 11
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, July 11
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

 Ages: 5 and up

Cool down in the library with a fun summer craft!

 No registration required. 

Friday, July 12
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, July 12 to August 16

Friday, July 12
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, July 12 to August 16

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