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Our new mobile information service

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Upcoming Events

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VPL Public Seminar on Great Thinkers: Plato's Republic at Central Branch
Morris J. Wosk Board Room, Level 7
Tuesday at 10:00 a.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Dunbar Branch Library

Tuesday at 10:15 a.m.
VPL Getting to Know Facebook for Seniors at Central Branch
Computer Training Mini Lab, Level 7
Tuesday at 10:15 a.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Britannia Branch Library

Tuesday at 11:15 a.m.
VPL Tech Cafe at Central Branch
Training Zone, Level 3
Tuesday at 2:00 p.m.
VPL Twitter for Beginners at Central Branch
Computer Training Room, Level 7
Tuesday at 2:00 p.m.
VPL Online Course: What's your big idea at Oakridge Branch Library
Oakridge Meeting Room
Tuesday at 2:00 p.m.
VPL Online Course: Professional Writing at Central Branch
Meeting Room, Level 3
Tuesday at 2:30 p.m.
VPL Board Games at Strathcona Branch Library

Tuesday at 3:15 p.m.
VPL Lego Block Party at Hastings Branch Library

Tuesday at 3:30 p.m.
VPL Board Games at Britannia Branch Library

Tuesday at 3:30 p.m.
VPL After School Drop-in at South Hill Branch Library

Tuesday at 3:30 p.m.
VPL Coding for Kids at Kitsilano Branch Library

Tuesday at 3:45 p.m.
VPL Teen Advisory Group at Dunbar Branch Library

Tuesday at 4:00 p.m.
VPL Lego Block Party at Kerrisdale Branch Library

Tuesday at 5:00 p.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Terry Salman Branch Library

Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.
VPL Getting to Know LinkedIn at Central Branch
Computer Training Room, Level 7
Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.
VPL Philosophers' Cafe: Paradoxes of Globalization at South Hill Branch Library

Tuesday at 7:00 p.m.
VPL Computer Basics for Seniors Part 2 at Central Branch
Computer Training Room, Level 7
Wednesday at 10:15 a.m.
VPL Babytime at Mount Pleasant Branch Library

Wednesday at 10:30 a.m.
VPL Babytime at Terry Salman Branch Library
TSN meeting room
Wednesday at 10:30 a.m.
VPL Interview Techniques at Mount Pleasant Branch Library

Wednesday at 10:30 a.m.
VPL Babytime at Britannia Branch Library

Wednesday at 11:00 a.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Hastings Branch Library

Wednesday at 11:00 a.m.
VPL Babytime at Mount Pleasant Branch Library

Wednesday at 11:30 a.m.

Library News

VPL’s #GetBooked campaign encourages Vancouverites to discover their inner selves
posted on October 17, 2014

Anywhere. Anytime. #GetBooked. VPL wants the city to #GetBooked, and is highlighting the library’s digital titles to commuters at SkyTrain stations and bus stops around the city.

VPL project shares stories of West End history; explosions, bison in Stanley Park, wartime hardships and more
posted on October 02, 2014

Online exhibit recounting stories of the neighbourhood from those who lived and went to school there launches Friday, Oct. 3.

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.

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