Upcoming events & programs

E.g., 2019-02-23
Thursday, March 7
6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Do you have questions about sponsoring your family to immigrate to Canada? Join us in a free interactive discussion to learn about:

Eligibility of sponsor
Who can be sponsored
How to apply
Documents required, fees and processing time
Common issues

To register, please call 604-299-8955 or register online. For more information, call Mehrangiz Shahbuddin at 604-395-8000 or email mehrangiz.shahbuddin@issbc.org.

Thursday, March 7
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Card MakingIn celebration of International Women's Day we are delighted to provide a card making workshop for adults.  Discover your creativity and make some beautiful note cards, while meeting new friends.  All supplies will be provided.  To register please phone 604-436-5400, or sign up online.

Thursday, March 7
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

It is challenging to draft a will. You want to ensure your affairs are in order and if you have special wishes, that they are respected. Additionally, what are some of the other issues you need to be aware of?

Join us to hear Jack Micner (Barrister & Solicitor with Spry Hawkins Micner) for an informative presentation that will get you thinking about this important topic.

NOTE: This talk is an introduction to the topic and is in no way meant to be exhaustive. Should you require more time or information, please book time with a legal professional.

This program is presented in partnership with People's Law School.

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

Friday, March 8
10:30 am to 3:40 pm

Drop by the One-to-One Tech Help sessions for tech support. If you need some tech help, you’ve come to the right place. We are happy to help you with your basic tech needs, as well as introduce you to our online resources! Bring in your own device, or we will use library equipment.  Book a 30 minutes slot with a librarian for personalized assistance with your computer needs.

Please register by phone at: 604-436-5400 or in person at Bob Prittie Metrotown, Reference desk.

Friday, March 8
11:00 am to 11:30 am

Age: newborn to 18 months.

Fridays, January 18 to March 15

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

Friday, March 8
1:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Age: newborn to 18 months.

Fridays, January 18 to March 15

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

Friday, March 8
6:20 pm to 8:30 pm

Join Burnaby Public Library for a screening of A League of Their Own (1992).

In 1943, a washed-up ballplayer is hired to coach in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League while the male pros are at war. Reluctant at first, he finds himself drawn back into the game by the heart and heroics of his team. Based on a true story.

This film is rated PG (Consumer Protection BC) for coarse language and has a runtime of 2 hours and 8 minutes.

Drop in, no registration required.

Saturday, March 9
10:00 am to 10:45 am

Age: Newborn to 2 ½ years

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

For more information call: 604-436-5420

Saturdays, January 12 to March 9

Saturday, March 9
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, March 2 to April 6

For more information call: 604-299-8955.

Saturday, March 9th in the Cedar Room
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Harvesting_peasLearn to think like a plant and get the most out of your small-plot garden. 

An experienced gardener from the North East Burnaby Community Gardens will guide your application of permaculture principles.  You'll plan your garden differently depending on whether you chose to use seeds or seedlings.

Chase away the winter blues with visions of green gardens.

Held in the Cedar Room, down the hall from Cameron Library; register online or by calling the Cameron Library at 604-421-5454, or at any library Information Desk.

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