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Upcoming Events

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VPL Art Exhibition: Poetry of Language, works in red and yellow cedar at Britannia Branch Library
In the Art Gallery area of the branch.
Wednesday at 9:00 a.m.
VPL ESL Conversation Circle at Oakridge Branch Library
Meeting Room
Wednesday at 1:00 p.m.
VPL Sound Lessons: Capturing Audio for Video Projects at Central Branch
Inspiration Lab, Level 3
Wednesday at 1:00 p.m.
VPL Inspiration Lab Drop-in: Self Publishing with Sigil at Central Branch
Inspiration Lab, Level 3
Wednesday at 2:00 p.m.
VPL Career and Job Search Tour at Central Branch
Training Zone, Level4
Wednesday at 2:30 p.m.
VPL Resume Review and Info Session for Teens at Renfrew Branch Library

Wednesday at 3:00 p.m.
VPL Teen Advisory Group at Fraserview Branch Library

Wednesday at 4:00 p.m.
VPL Resident Audio Expert: Sound Project Consultations at Central Branch
Inspiration Lab, Level 3
Wednesday at 5:00 p.m.
VPL Get Connected With the Job Market at Central Branch
Alma VanDusen and Peter Kaye Rooms, Lower Level
Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.
VPL Agitate! with Norman Nawrocki at Carnegie Reading Room
Carnegie Theatre
Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.
VPL Let's Talk About Digital Storage at Central Branch
Computer Training Lab, Level 7
Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.
VPL Art Exhibition: Poetry of Language, works in red and yellow cedar at Britannia Branch Library
In the Art Gallery area of the branch.
Thursday at 9:00 a.m.
VPL Summer Activity - Provincial and supreme Court Tour at Justice Education Society

Thursday at 9:45 a.m.
VPL Inspiration Lab Drop-in: Adobe Photoshop at Central Branch
Inspiration Lab, Level 3
Thursday at 11:00 a.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Kerrisdale Branch Library

Thursday at 11:00 a.m.
VPL Babytime at Joe Fortes Branch Library
English Bay Room.
Thursday at 2:00 p.m.
VPL Tech Café at Central Branch
Training Zone, Level 3
Thursday at 2:00 p.m.
VPL Tech Café - Mandarin Sessions 電腦角-國語輔導 at Central Branch
Training Zone, Level 3
Thursday at 2:00 p.m.
VPL Career and Job Search Tour at Central Branch
Training Zone, Level 4
Thursday at 2:30 p.m.
VPL Resident Audio Expert: Sound Project Consultations at Central Branch
Inspiration Lab, Level 3
Thursday at 3:00 p.m.
VPL Lego Block Party at Kerrisdale Branch Library

Thursday at 4:00 p.m.
VPL EXPOnenti'Ale at Central Branch
South Plaza
Saturday at 10:00 a.m.
VPL Summer Reading Club: Lego Block Party at Collingwood Branch Library

Saturday at 10:30 a.m.
VPL Small Business Tour at Central Branch
Training Zone, Level 4
Saturday at 10:30 a.m.

Library News

VPL launches This Vancouver online
posted on June 28, 2016

Vancouver’s library has launched the city’s newest digital destination for local history, This Vancouver, an online home for preserving and sharing stories of our city.

Canada Day Hours
posted on June 27, 2016

Please note that all VPL branches, except the Carnegie Reading Room, will be closed on Friday, July 1 for Canada Day. More info on VPL branch opening hours...

Jeannette Armstrong is the first aboriginal author to receive the George Woodcock Lifetime Achievement Award
posted on June 20, 2016

Award ceremony and reading held on June 29 at 7 p.m.

Volunteer for VPL's Writing & Book Camp
posted on June 18, 2016

VPL is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to act as camp counsellors and assistants at VPL's Book Camp in August.

james.bond@vpl.ca