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Upcoming Events

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VPL Computer Skills for Newcomers in Filipino at Britannia Branch Library
Britannia Branch Library
Friday at 4:30 p.m.
VPL Career Explorer at Central Branch
Central Branch
Friday at 5:00 p.m.
VPL Buying and Selling on Craigslist at Central Branch
Central Branch
Friday at 5:15 p.m.
VPL Family Storytime at West Point Grey Branch Library
West Point Grey Branch Library
Friday at 5:15 p.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Kensington Branch Library
Kensington Branch Library
Friday at 5:15 p.m.
VPL Babytime at Firehall Branch Library
Firehall Branch Library
Friday at 5:15 p.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Fraserview Branch Library
Fraserview Branch Library
Friday at 5:30 p.m.
VPL Preschool Storytime at Oakridge Branch Library
Oakridge Branch Library
Friday at 5:30 p.m.
VPL Toddler Storytime at Kerrisdale Branch Library
Kerrisdale Branch Library
Friday at 5:30 p.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Central Branch
Central Branch
Friday at 5:30 p.m.
VPL Family Storytime at St. Philips Anglican Church at St. Philip's Anglican Church
St. Philip's Anglican Church
Friday at 5:30 p.m.
VPL Fireside Book Club at Joe Fortes Branch Library
Joe Fortes Branch Library
Friday at 6:00 p.m.
VPL Chinese Storytime at Hastings Branch Library
Hastings Branch Library
Friday at 6:00 p.m.
VPL Babytime at Firehall Branch Library
Firehall Branch Library
Friday at 6:15 p.m.
VPL Babytime at Kensington Branch Library
Kensington Branch Library
Friday at 6:15 p.m.
VPL Preschool Storytime at Kerrisdale Branch Library
Kerrisdale Branch Library
Friday at 6:30 p.m.
VPL Culture Days @ VPL: A Beginner's Guide to Understanding Art at Renfrew Branch Library
Renfrew Branch Library
Friday at 8:00 p.m.
VPL Online Course: World Music at Joe Fortes Branch Library
Joe Fortes Branch Library
Cancelled
Friday at 9:00 p.m.
VPL Online Course: Professional Writing at Renfrew Branch Library
Renfrew Branch Library
Friday at 9:30 p.m.
VPL ESL Conversation Circle at South Hill Branch Library
South Hill Branch Library
Friday at 10:30 p.m.
VPL Let's Read-efine YA Lit! at Oakridge Branch Library
Oakridge Branch Library
Friday at 11:00 p.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Champlain Heights Branch Library
Champlain Heights Branch Library
Saturday at 1:00 a.m.
VPL Friday Nights at the Movies at Mount Pleasant Branch Library
Mount Pleasant Branch Library
Saturday at 1:30 a.m.
VPL Tomes of Terror at Champlain Heights Branch Library
Champlain Heights Branch Library
Saturday at 2:00 a.m.

Library News

VPL is first Canadian public library to partner with e-learning platform Coursera; offering more courses and expanded access
posted on October 01, 2014

An ideal fit with VPL’s role as a hub for lifelong learning, the new partnership provides library users with even more access to online learning opportunities.

Award-winning poet Rachel Rose named Vancouver’s fourth poet laureate
posted on October 01, 2014

As part of her three-year tenure as Vancouver's poet laureate, Rachel Rose will champion poetry, language and the arts.

Writer in Residence Workshops: Introduction to Narrative Verse
posted on September 30, 2014

Discover new ways to express yourself in your writing with VPL Writer in Residence Gabrielle Prendergast on Oct. 8, 9 or 10. Seating is limited. Register today!

Notices

VPL re-organizing its main branch, making it easier to find materials

VPL is re-organizing several floors of the Central Library this summer, making it easier to find materials and getting ready for its new ‘technology floor’ and Inspiration Lab.

james.bond@vpl.ca