Upcoming events & programs

E.g., 2017-06-25
Tuesday, July 4
11:00 am to 11:45 am

Age: newborn to pre-walkers.

Tuesdays, July 4 to August 8

Lap bounces, songs, rhymes and fingerplays, for babies and the adults who love them!

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. Siblings welcome.

For more information, call 604-436-5420.

Tuesday July 4
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 4 to August 22

Tuesday, July 4
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Join other BPL Teens to learn yoga and mindfulness techniques to cope with the stressors of daily life. In these unique yoga sessions, we practice mindful breathing, and slow, gentle movements to help calm our nervous systems. Re-connect with your body and breath. For teens entering grades 8 - 12. Be sure to register online.

Click here for information on other sessions.

Tuesday July 4
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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 and dads can join the fun too!

No registration required. Come early: space is limited.

Adults must accompany children younger than 10.

Tuesdays, July 4 to August 22

Tuesday, July 4
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Title to be announced – stay tuned!

We give away free tickets in the Children's Library starting one hour before show time.

Adults must watch with kids younger than 10.

The movie will be shown with open captions.

Wednesday, July 5
10:00 am to 10:45 am

Age: walkers to 2 1/2 years.

Songs, rhymes and stories for toddlers and the adults who love them!

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. Siblings welcome.

Wednesdays, July 5 to August 9

For more information, call 604-436-5420.

Wednesday, July 5
11:00 am to 11:45 am

Age: walkers to 2 1/2 years.

Songs, rhymes and stories for toddlers and the adults who love them!

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. Siblings welcome.

Wednesdays, July 5 to August 9

For more information, call 604-436-5420.

Wednesday, July 5
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

In our first Julia's Studio session, teens will create an original felt creation using the needle-felt illustration techniques used by illustrator Holman Wang. Select a character or choose something from your imagination, to create a 3-D felt sculpture. All supplies and instruction are provided, simply come ready to tap into your creative side! Interested in other textile workshops, check out our other Julia's Studio workshops!

The program is free, but space is limited. Be sure to registration online starting June 1, 2017.

Instructor Holman Wang

Holman Wang is a former teacher and sometimes lawyer. He and his twin brother, Jack, are the authors and illustrators of the popular board book series Cozy Classics and Star Wars Epic Yarns, which abridge beloved literary and cinematic classics into word primers with just 12 words and 12 needle-felted illustrations. Their work has been featured in places like The New York TimesPeople, and The Wall Street Journal. Holman and his brother created a Google Doodle in honour of Laura Ingalls Wilder's 148th birthday which appeared on February 7, 2015. He speaks frequently about his work and career, including talks at Google, Lucasfilm, SXSW, Star Wars Celebration, Maker Faire, and San Diego Comic-Con.

Wednesday, July 5th
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm


Read_and_White_Knit_Maple_LeafHurray!  Now you can come work on your crafty projects with others at the Cameron Library.  We will meet across the hall from the library doors, in the Juniper Room.  The Cameron Knit2gether will meet regularly on the first Wednesday evening of the month.

Everyone is welcome – all ages and all skill levels. Bring your yarn and needles, scissors, and supplies and get started! A limited number of needles and yarn is available for those who want to give knitting or crocheting a try.

Free drop-in. No registration required.

Wednesday, July 5
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Practice your English and meet people in a friendly, relaxed environment at the Metrotown library. Each week a librarian will  lead a discussion on a variety of everyday topics. Adult learners must have some knowledge of English to participate in group conversations. Drop in and join us for this free program! Wednesdays, July 5-26, 7:00-8:30 pm.

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