Upcoming events & programs

E.g., 2019-12-15
Tuesday, January 21
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Learn about the threats to your online security and how to keep your information safe when using the Internet. Whether you are experienced with using computers or a beginner, this workshop will provide you with the information you need to be safe online.

Basic computer knowledge is necessary to register.

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

Registration starts Monday, December 2.

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

For more information call 604-436-5400.

Wednesday, January 22
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

TED TalksIn this discussion series, we’ll watch two or three short TED talk videos on a specific topic, followed by a lively and stimulating discussion facilitated by a librarian.

This month, we'll watch and discuss TED talks on Overcoming Depression. Feeling the January blues? You're not alone. Come join us!

This program takes place in the Juniper Room of the Cameron Recreation Centre, across the hall from the library. 

Free but space is limited. Register online, in person at any branch, or call 604-421-5454.

Thursday, January 23
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.

Thursdays, January 23 to March 5

 

Thursday, January 23
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.

Thursdays, January 23 to March 5

 

Friday, January 24
10:15 am to 11:45 am

Fridays, January 17 to February 21 (6 sessions)

This program is for Chinese-speaking parents, grandparents, or caregivers with children 0 to 6 years old.

This program offers:

-Better understanding of children's developmental needs
-Positive parenting
-Stress reduction strategies for parents/caregivers
-Sharing of child care experiences

Registration is required. Limited to twelve families (first priority is given to families that live in Burnaby)

To register please contact Teresa:
604-318-2731
teresa.hsieh@success.bc.ca

This program is in partnership with SUCCESS Multicultural Early Childhood Development (MECD) Services and is funded by Ministry of Children and Family Development

  

Friday, January 24
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, January 10 to March 6

Friday, January 24
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, January 10 to March 6

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