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A variety of current local and international newspapers are available on Level 5 of the Central Library. See the Subject Guides: for Canadian and International newspapers.

Upcoming Events

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VPL Jump-Start Your Career this Summer! at S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Youth BIIS

Monday at 10:00 a.m.
VPL Art Exhibit: Painting/Jewellry at Britannia Branch Library
Art Gallery area of the library.
Friday at 9:00 a.m.
VPL Baby Welcoming at Kensington Branch Library

Friday at 1:00 p.m.
VPL Babytime at Terry Salman Branch Library

Friday at 1:30 p.m.
VPL How To Become An Effective Networker- English ( Social Service Centre) at S.U.C.C.E.S.S.
Room 108, 28 West Pender Street, Vancouver, BC
Friday at 2:00 p.m.
VPL Babytime at Terry Salman Branch Library

Friday at 3:00 p.m.
VPL ESL Conversation Circle at South Hill Branch Library
Study Room
Friday at 3:30 p.m.
VPL Afternoon at the Movies: Penguins of Madagascar at Renfrew Branch Library

Friday at 3:30 p.m.
VPL Reading Buddies at Kerrisdale Branch Library

Friday at 4:00 p.m.
VPL Reading Buddies at Fraserview Branch Library

Friday at 4:00 p.m.
VPL Comic Creation | Storytelling with Comics at Central Branch
Morris J. Wosk Board Room, Level 7
Friday at 4:00 p.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Champlain Heights Branch Library

Friday at 6:00 p.m.
VPL Friday Night at the Movies: The 33 at Mount Pleasant Branch Library

Friday at 6:30 p.m.
VPL Healing Voices: Healing Our Fear at Central Branch
Alice MacKay Room, Lower Level
Friday at 6:30 p.m.
VPL Board Games at Champlain Heights Branch Library

Friday at 7:00 p.m.
VPL KidsZone: It's Friday, Friday Club at Terry Salman Branch Library

Friday at 7:00 p.m.
VPL Art Exhibit: Painting/Jewellry at Britannia Branch Library
Art Gallery area of the branch.
Saturday at 9:00 a.m.
VPL Social Media Drop-in Help at Central Branch
Computer Training Lab, Level 7
Saturday at 10:30 a.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Central Branch
Harvey Southam Room, Children's Library, LL
Saturday at 11:00 a.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Terry Salman Branch Library

Saturday at 11:00 a.m.
VPL Romeo + Juliet x 2 = A Shakespeare Double Feature at Central Branch
Alice MacKay Room, Lower Level
Saturday at 11:00 a.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Renfrew Branch Library

Saturday at 11:15 a.m.
VPL Expo Minute: Record Your Expo Memory Drop-In at Central Branch
Inspiration Lab, Level 3
Saturday at 1:00 p.m.
VPL Dream Stories at Central Branch
Alma VanDusen Room, Lower Level
Saturday at 2:00 p.m.

Library News

Free your mind: Help us imagine what VPL could be
posted on April 26, 2016

Share your thoughts about Vancouver Public Library now and your ideas for the future. Take just 10 minutes and fill in our online survey.

Aboriginal Storyteller in Residence: May Events
posted on April 26, 2016

Explore and celebrate storytelling and singing as a powerful force in our lives and our communities with VPL Storyteller in Residence, Renae Morriseau.

Expo Minute: Share your Expo 86 memory at VPL
posted on April 26, 2016

Expo turns 30! Drop in to the Inspiration Lab to record a brief audio clip about your favourite Expo 86 memory or submit a photo to VPL's Expo exhibition.

Sound Lessons with VPL’s new resident audio expert
posted on April 13, 2016

Professional sound designer Pietro Sammarco leads a series of hands-on workshops for sound recording and audio editing at VPL's Inspiration Lab.

james.bond@vpl.ca