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Upcoming Events

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VPL Story City: One-to-One Sessions at Hastings Branch Library

Saturday at 10:00 a.m.
VPL Man in the Moon at Kensington Branch Library

Saturday at 10:15 a.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Fraserview Branch Library

Saturday at 10:30 a.m.
VPL Format a Print Book Using InDesign: Part 2 at Central Branch
Inspiration Lab, Level 3
Saturday at 10:30 a.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Dunbar Branch Library

Saturday at 11:00 a.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Terry Salman Branch Library

Saturday at 11:00 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 Renfrew Branch Library

Saturday at 11:15 a.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Joe Fortes Branch Library

Saturday at 11:15 a.m.
VPL Central Library Tour at Central Branch
Escalator, Level 2
Saturday at 12:00 p.m.
VPL KidsZone: Fibre Arts at Champlain Heights Branch Library

Saturday at 1:30 p.m.
VPL Bilingual ASL-English Family Storytime at Central Branch
Harvey Southam Room Children's Library, LL
Saturday at 2:00 p.m.
VPL Early Readers Book Club at Collingwood Branch Library

Saturday at 2:00 p.m.
VPL Mobile Device Essentials: Get to Know Mobile Apps at Firehall Branch Library

Saturday at 2:00 p.m.
VPL Tween Book Club at Hastings Branch Library

Saturday at 3:00 p.m.
VPL Early Readers Book Club at Kerrisdale Branch Library

Saturday at 3:00 p.m.
VPL Man in the Moon at Joe Fortes Branch Library
Held in the English Bay Room
Saturday at 3:00 p.m.
VPL Man in the Moon at Britannia Branch Library

Saturday at 3:30 p.m.
VPL Literature to Lyrics at Central Branch
Alice MacKay Room, Lower Level
Saturday at 3:30 p.m.
VPL Central Library Tour at Central Branch
Escalator, Level 2
Saturday at 4:00 p.m.
VPL Man in the Moon at Terry Salman Branch Library

Sunday at 10:30 a.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Mount Pleasant Branch Library

Sunday at 11:00 a.m.
VPL New Voices: Share Your Writing at the Library at Central Branch
Alma VanDusen Room, Lower Level
Sunday at 2:00 p.m.
VPL Allyson & Alex Grey - Signing & Public Appearance at Banyen Books and Sound

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.

Library News

Writer in Residence: Call for Expressions of Interest
posted on April 27, 2017

Do you write and illustrate graphic novels? VPL's next writer in residence could be you! Deadline is Monday, May 22, 2017. Find out more.

Deadline for Reading Lights submissions this Sunday!
posted on April 24, 2017

B.C. writers and illustrators invited to submit proposals for 20 new VPL and CWILL BC Reading Lights by April 30.

New building brings library branch and affordable housing to East Hastings
posted on April 19, 2017

VPL's nə́c̓aʔmat ct Strathcona branch and YWCA Cause We Care House on East Hastings is now open! Read more

Construction officially begins on Vancouver’s central library expansion
posted on April 03, 2017

Reading room and ‘garden in the sky’ public garden are part of the project anticipated to open in spring 2018.

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