Upcoming events & programs

E.g., 2017-01-18
Tuesday, January 31
10:30 am to 11:15 am

Age: 3 to 5 years.

Stories, songs, and fingerplays - perfect for kids who love stories and might even sit still for them!

The first 15 minutes is a time to settle in, look at books with your child, play, and meet other families.

No registration is required but space is limited. Caregivers must attend with children. Siblings welcome.

Tuesdays, January 17 to February 28

For more information, call 604-522-3971.

Tuesday, January 31
11:00 am to 11:45 am

Age: newborn to pre-walkers.

Tuesdays, January 10 to February 21

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, January 31
11:15 am to 11:45 am

Age: 2 ½ to 5 years.

Join us for songs and stories.

No registration required. Come early - space is limited. Caregivers must attend with children. Siblings welcome.

Tuesdays, January 17 to March 7

For more information, call 604-421-5454.

Tuesday, January 31st 2017
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Update: Registration in the January 31st program is now full.  Registration for the February 22nd Non-Fiction Discussion Circle opens at 3:00pm on January 31st.  Register in person at the Bob Prittie Metrotown Branch or by calling 604-436-5400.  Once registered, bring your library card anytime after 3:00pm on January 31st to pick up your copy of the book at the Bob Prittie Metrotown Branch second floor Reference Desk.  

Join us for a librarian-led discussion about ‘The Glass Castle’ by Jeannette Walls.

“A remarkable memoir of resilience and redemption, and a revelatory look into a family at once deeply dysfunctional and uniquely vibrant.” – Publisher

Take part in our discussion circle and learn about new topics, world events, and literature as we explore a different non-fiction title each month. This program is free, but space is limited.  Register in person at the Bob Prittie Metrotown Branch or by calling 604-436-5400.  Registration opens at 3:00pm on December 14th 2016.  Once registered, bring your library card anytime on, or after, December 14th to pick up your copy of the book at the Bob Prittie Metrotown Branch second floor Reference Desk.  Participants are asked to complete the book in advance of the event.

 

Tuesday, January 31
4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Tuesdays, January 10 to February 7

Welcome to an evening of sharing tasty food and fun at Brentwood! Connecting with other parents and quality play interactions are important elements of raising happy, healthy kids.

Play, sing and share books with Burnaby Public Library. Library time is an active, fun time designed for young children and their families. Learn a new song, have fun with words and language, and get into the bedtime reading habit early!

Bring a snack or dish to share!

This is a free program for our community! No registration required.

Where:
2nd Floor
Brentwood Community Resource Centre
2055 Rosser Avenue, Burnaby

For more information on this please contact us at: 604-473-7947 etx.2507
brentwoodymca@gv.ymca.ca
or
www.bpl.bc.ca

Funding provided by a Vancouver Sun Raise a Reader grant through Literacy Now Burnaby

Tuesday, January 31
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Come and enjoy a couple of hours of knitting. Crochet, stitch and chat with like-minded people. We are an informal, friendly group.

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, February 1
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, January 11 to February 22

For more information, call 604-436-5420.

Wednesday, February 1
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 11 to February 15

For more information, call 604-299-8955.

Wednesday, February 1
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, January 11 to February 22

For more information, call 604-436-5420.

Wednesday, February 1
11:15 am to 11:45 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 11 to February 15

For more information, call 604-299-8955.

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