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Upcoming Events

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VPL Family Storytime at Dunbar 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.
VPL Getting to Know LinkedIn at Central Branch
Computer Training Lab, Level 7
Saturday at 10:30 a.m.
VPL Book Lovers Reading Circle at Central Branch
Morris J. Wosk Board Room, Level 7
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 Joe Fortes Branch Library

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

Saturday at 11:15 a.m.
VPL Digital Storytime at Central Branch
Harvey Southam Room Children's Library, LL
Saturday at 1:00 p.m.
VPL Make Your Own Lego Movie at Britannia Branch Library

Saturday at 2:00 p.m.
VPL ESL Conversation Circle at Renfrew Branch Library

Saturday at 2:00 p.m.
VPL Board Games at Central Branch
Harvey Southam Room Children's Library, LL
Saturday at 2:00 p.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Kensington Branch Library

Saturday at 2:00 p.m.
VPL KidsZone at Champlain Heights Branch Library

Saturday at 2:30 p.m.
VPL Teen Manga and Anime Group at Central Branch
Board Breakout Room, Level 7
Saturday at 3:30 p.m.
VPL Man in the Moon at Britannia Branch Library

Saturday at 3:30 p.m.
VPL Reading Buddies at Oakridge Branch Library

Saturday at 3:30 p.m.
VPL Reading Buddies at Marpole Branch Library

Saturday at 3:30 p.m.
VPL Drop In Craft Lab at Mount Pleasant Branch Library

Sunday at 9:30 a.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 Man in the Moon at Central Branch
Harvey Southam Children's Library, LL
Sunday at 11:15 a.m.
VPL Weekly Family Art Programs at Vancouver Art Gallery

Sunday at 12:00 p.m.
VPL Man in the Moon at Renfrew Branch Library

Sunday at 3:00 p.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Central Branch
Harvey Southam Room Children's Library, LL
Sunday at 3:00 p.m.

Library News

TED2016 streaming live at VPL
posted on February 01, 2016

Watch TED Talks in Vancouver streamed live at VPL from Feb. 15 – 19. View locations and the schedule

B.C.-born storybook characters come to
neighbourhoods around Vancouver

posted on January 26, 2016

New Reading Lights plaques launch today to spark love of reading for kids, families.

East Vancouver artist selected for library public art project
posted on January 14, 2016

Artist Erica Stocking to create a public art piece for Vancouver’s new nə́c̓aʔmat ct Strathcona branch.

New: Hundreds of digital magazines at your
fingertips via Zinio and VPL

posted on December 16, 2015

VPL launches the Zinio service and opens the digital door for users to connect to a virtual newsstand of magazines.

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