ASL kits now available!

New this fall,  American Sign Language resouce kits. Try out these wonderful resources, alongside our other My First Language kits in the bright red bags.

Join us this fall for more great ASL and English storytimes, happening at Tommy Douglas Library on the following four Saturdays from 2:00-3:00 pm :

September 23rd
October 14
November 18
December 16

For all ages!

Free drop-in – no registration required. Join a Deaf storyteller and a children's librarian for stories, rhymes, and crafts, presented in both American Sign Language (ASL) and English. For children of all ages and abilities together with a parent or caregiver. ASL interpreters will be present.

Tommy Douglas Library (7311 Kingsway) is on the north side of Kingsway, just west of Edmonds Street. Take the Millenium or Expo line to Edmonds station, or take the 106, 112, or 129 bus. Free underground parking: enter off Arcola Strett, which is off Walker Avenue.

For more information, e-mail Randi at the library ( or Roger Chan at Family and Community Services (

Presented through a partnership between Burnaby Public Library and Family and Community Services, Provincial Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services, Ministry of Children and Family Development.