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Upcoming Events

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VPL Clear Communication for the Workplace (Cohort 3) at S.U.C.C.E.S.S.
Online course. Please visit at www.isiponline.ca
Tuesday at 9:00 a.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Mount Pleasant Branch Library

Sunday at 11:00 a.m.
VPL Charles van Sandwyk at Banyen Books and Sound

Sunday at 11:30 a.m.
VPL Weekly Family Art Programs at Vancouver Art Gallery

Sunday at 12:00 p.m.
VPL Writing Workshop Three: Revision and Submission at Central Branch
Large Program Room, Level 3
Sunday at 2:00 p.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Central Branch
Harvey Southam Room Children’s Library, LL
Sunday at 3:00 p.m.
VPL Toddler Storytime at Kitsilano Branch Library

Monday at 10:15 a.m.
VPL Babytime at Central Branch
Harvey Southam Room Children’s Library, LL
Monday at 10:15 a.m.
VPL ESL Conversation Circle at Joe Fortes Branch Library

Monday at 11:00 a.m.
VPL Preschool Storytime at Kitsilano Branch Library

Monday at 11:15 a.m.
VPL Little Babytime at Central Branch
Harvey Southam Room Children’s Library, LL
Monday at 11:30 a.m.
VPL Tablet Tales at Central Branch
Harvey Southam Room Children’s Library, LL
Monday at 1:30 p.m.
VPL Protecting Your Online Identity at Central Branch
Computer Training Lab, Level 7
Monday at 2:30 p.m.
VPL Kids Creation Station: Redesign a Book Cover at Central Branch
Inspiration Lab, Level 3
Monday at 2:30 p.m.
VPL Lego Block Party at Renfrew Branch Library

Monday at 3:30 p.m.
VPL Teen Book Club at Oakridge Branch Library

Monday at 4:00 p.m.
VPL SFU Philosophers' Café: Digital Storytelling at Mount Pleasant Branch Library

Monday at 7:00 p.m.
VPL SFU Philosophers' Café: Supporting People with Chronic Pain at Kitsilano Branch Library
Basement meeting room
Monday at 7:00 p.m.
VPL Herb Auerbach and Ira Nadel: Placemakers at Central Branch
Special Collections, Level 7
Monday at 7:00 p.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Dunbar Branch Library

Tuesday at 10:15 a.m.

Library News

Writer in Residence finale event - Wednesday, Dec. 7
posted on November 30, 2016

Join award-winning author Sam Wiebe as we celebrate this year's writer in residence program with an evening showcase.

Sweaterfest: Itching for the Holidays - Friday, Dec. 16
posted on November 30, 2016

Don we now our ugly sweaters! Get into the festive season at the Central Library's promenade.

Share your Hollywood North experiences
posted on November 04, 2016

Have a story about seeing a film set or spotting a movie star in Vancouver? Submit your stories and photos to VPL's upcoming Hollywood North online exhibit.

West End Stories tour now available for VPL's Explore This Vancouver app
posted on October 24, 2016

Download and experience the rich history and stories of Vancouver's West End, English Bay and Stanley Park.

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