Upcoming events & programs

E.g., 2019-07-16
Tuesday, July 16
1:30 pm to 4:30 pm

lego club 

Calling all builders! Kids ages 4 and up are invited to drop in anytime between 1:30pm and 4:30pm to play with the library's extensive LEGO collection.Moms and dads can join the fun too!

Caregivers are required to accompany children under 10. Drop-in. No registration required.

Tuesdays, July 9 to August 20

Thursday, July 18
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Calling all builders! Kids ages 5 to 12 are invited to drop in anytime between 1pm and 3pm to play with the library's extensive LEGO collection. Caregivers can join the fun too!

Summer LEGO Clubs will be held on Thursdays July 18, August 8, and August 22.

Thursday, July 18
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

LEGO house

Calling all builders! Kids ages 5 to 12 are invited to drop in anytime between 2pm and 4pm to play with the library's extensive LEGO collection. Moms, dads, and caregivers can join the fun too! Adults are required to accompany children 10 and under. 

Drop-in. No registration required.

Thursdays, July 4 to August 22.

Friday, July 19
2:00 pm to 3:40 pm

Join Burnaby Public Library for the film screening of How to Train Your Dragon.

Hiccup is a Viking teenager who aspires to hunt dragons, but doesn't exactly fit in with his tribe's longstanding tradition of heroic dragon slayers. His world gets turned upside down when he encounters a dragon that challenges him and his fellow Vikings to see the world from an entirely different point of view.

This film is rated G (Consumer Protection BC) and it is recommended for children 7 and up (Common Sense Media). The movie is 98 min

The program is free but space is limited. Please arrive before 2:00pm. Doors will open at 1:50pm. Parents and/or caretakers must accompany children under 10.

* Synopsis modified from DVD description.  

Saturday, July 20
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Ages 8 to 10

Explore the wonders of circuitry with our collection of littleBits, an innovative way to experiment and invent with electricity and its applications.

Each child must bring an adult who will participate.

Registration is required and opens on June 24.

Monday, July 22
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

legoCalling all builders! Kids ages 4 - 12 are invited to drop in anytime between 2:00 and 3:00 to play with the library's extensive LEGO collection. Moms and dads can join the fun too! Caregivers are required to accompany children 10 and under. 
Drop-in. No registration required.

Mondays, July 8 to August 26
(No program on August 5)

Tuesday, July 23
1:30 pm to 4:30 pm

lego club 

Calling all builders! Kids ages 4 and up are invited to drop in anytime between 1:30pm and 4:30pm to play with the library's extensive LEGO collection.Moms and dads can join the fun too!

Caregivers are required to accompany children under 10. Drop-in. No registration required.

Tuesdays, July 9 to August 20

Wednesday, July 24
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

playing osmo

*FULL -- PLEASE CALL TO BE ADDED TO WAITLIST*

Ages 7 to 9

Registration is required. Please call the Tommy Douglas Library (604-522-3971) or visit the info desk in person to be added to the Waitlist.

Come check out coding games with Osmo, an iPad compatible game that uses manipulatives to practice block coding skills.

Please note, this session is a repeat of last November's class and will be going over the same lesson plan.

All children under 10 will need to bring an adult who will participate. When you register, please indicate the name of the child (not the caregiver).

For more information, call 604-522-3971.

Wednesday, July 24
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

playing osmo

Ages 10 to 12

Registration is required and opens on Monday, July 8. To register, please call the Tommy Douglas Library (604-522-3971) or visit the info desk in person.

Come check out coding games with Osmo, an iPad compatible game that uses manipulatives to practice block coding skills.

Please note, this session is a repeat of last November's class and will be going over the same lesson plan.

All children under 10 will need to bring an adult who will participate. When you register, please indicate the name of the child (not the caregiver).

For more information, call 604-522-3971.

Thursday, July 25
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

 Ages: 5 and up

Cool down in the library with a fun summer craft!

 No registration required. 

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