Upcoming events & programs

E.g., 2019-10-19
Sunday, October 20
2:00 pm to 3:30 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.

 Sundays, September 8 – October 27 (We are closed Sunday, October 13th )

 For more information, call 604-522-3971 or visit any branch.

Monday, October 21
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.

Mondays, October 21- December 2

For more information, call 604-299-8955 or visit any branch.

Tuesday, October 22
10:30 am to 11:30 am

Join us for a tour of job search and career materials at the library. Learn about the hidden job market, how to research companies and explore careers. Discover our resources on resumes, job interviews, cover letters and networking.

Tour begins on the second Floor, meeting room 2.

Register online, at any branch or call 604-436-5400.

Wednesday, October 23
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 and no registration required. 

Wednesdays, October 2 - November 27

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

Thursday, October 24
1:00 pm to 7:00 pm

2055 Rosser Avenue (at the corner of Lougheed)

Burnaby Public Library will be at the Brentwood Community Resource Centre every Thursday from 1:00-7:00 pm from September 19 to November 28. 

Come chat with us, get a library card, check out books, ask questions and more.

Everyone is welcome and special activities are scheduled during these times:

We’ll have an all ages storytime every week at 4:00 pm.
Sept 19: Community drop in
Sept 26: Community drop in 
Oct 3: BPL online resources and ebooks 
Oct 10: BPL online resources and ebooks
Oct 17: Community drop in
Oct 24: Community drop in 
Oct 31: Conversations with a community librarian (feel free to visit in your Halloween costume)
Nov 7: ESL conversation circle (1:30-3:00 & 5:30-7:00)
Nov 14: ESL conversation circle (1:30-3:00 & 5:30-7:00)
Nov 21: BPL online resources and ebooks
Nov 28 : BPL online resources and ebooks


We look forward to meeting you!

Friday, October 25
12:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Become a Library Champion Volunteer today !  -  New Immigrants Helping Other New Immigrants

Are you a new immigrant looking for Canadian volunteer work experience, better communication skills, a better understanding of your community or just looking to make new friends? The Library Champions Project offers all of these things and much more! 

To be a Library Champion, you must:

  • Want to volunteer
  • Love libraries and helping other people
  • Be 19 years or older
  • Be a permanent resident but NOT yet a Canadian Citizen

For more information, go to librarychampions.ca or call 604-437-8441.

To register, go to this link or visit NewToBC and click on the red “Register Here” button.

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Friday, October 25
6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where a sinister presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from both past and future.

This film is rated 18A. The movie is 144 min

Space is limited. Drop in, no registration required. For more information call : 604-522-3971, or ask at any information desk. 

Saturday, October 26
9:20 am to 11:50 am

Need help with a computer, device or website? Sign up for a One-to-One Tech help session! Book a 30-minute session with a librarian for personalized assistance, as well as an introduction to the library's digital resources that can be useful to you. Bring your own device, or we will use a library laptop. Please register for your session in person at the Cameron Library Information Desk or by calling 604-421-5454.

Held in the Cedar Room, Cameron Recreation Complex, down the hall from the Cameron Library.

Sunday, October 27
2:00 pm to 3:30 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.

 Sundays, September 8 – October 27 (We are closed Sunday, October 13th )

 For more information, call 604-522-3971 or visit any branch.

Monday, October 28
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.

Mondays, October 21 - December 2.

For more information, call 604-299-8955 or visit any branch.

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