A list of newer and older fiction and non-fiction titles selected by VPL's Information Services team.
Celebrate Pride 2014 with a selection of fiction and non-fiction titles with LGBT themes. Recommended by VPL's Information Services Staff.
A suggested GLBTQ teen reading list.
A selection of books from the collection of Vancouver Public Library to commemorate the centennial of the First World War.
The Nobel Prize winning Nadine Gordimer was a South African author, whose writing was influenced by her anti-apartheid views.
An introduction to world religions selected by VPL's Information Services staff.
A list of newer and older fiction and non-fiction titles selected by VPL's Information Services staff.
The summer concert and festival season is upon us! Delve into folk, blues and roots music through these books, CDs, DVDs and more.
Books for the BC Summer Reading Club Theme 2: Funny People.
We asked library users at Central Library to share their recent good reads. Here is a list of their recommendations. You can add your picks to the Community Reads wall in the Popular Reading Library at Central.
Past Popular Picks
The new Readers’ Café offers book and author news, staff recommended reading, book reviews, book club and program information, and websites for readers. Stop by and see what’s brewing!
|Library in the Park! at Strathcona Branch|
Wednesday at 11:00 am
|Online Course for Teens and Seniors: Writeriffic: Creativity Training for Writers at Kerrisdale Branch|
Tuesday at 3:30 pm
|Reel Reads Kids at Children's Library|
Friday at 2:00 pm
|Twitter for Beginners for Seniors at Central Library|
Tuesday at 10:15 am
|Minecraft at Kitsilano Branch|
Tuesday at 2:30 pm Full
|Digital Tattoo: Protecting Your Online Identity (Part 1) at Central Library|
Tuesday at 6:30 pm Full
|Family Storytime at Dunbar Branch|
Tuesday at 10:15 am
|Reading Between the Lions and the Coliseum: a Book Club at Vancouver Art Gallery|
Vancouver Art Gallery
Tuesday at 6:30 pm
|Lego Block Party at Collingwood Branch|
Tuesday at 7:00 pm
|Family Storytime at Britannia Branch|
Tuesday at 10:30 am
|Around the Campfire at Britannia Branch|
Tuesday at 2:30 pm
Upcoming August Events in Mandarin and Cantonese
posted on August 16, 2014
Check out our upcoming programs offering support for Mandarin or Cantonese speakers.
DIY Workshops: Basic Fresh Cheese & Green Cleaners
posted on August 15, 2014
Come to the library and learn how to make cheese and your own green cleaners to use in your home! Take home tips, recipes, ideas and have fun among friends.
VPL is re-organizing several floors of the Central Library this summer, making it easier to find materials and getting ready for its new ‘technology floor’ and Inspiration Lab.