VPL’s Kensington Branch will be closed on Tuesday, December 13 for the installation of new service desks.


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Upcoming Events

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VPL Clear Communication for the Workplace (Cohort 3) at S.U.C.C.E.S.S.
Online course. Please visit at www.isiponline.ca
Tuesday at 9:00 a.m.
VPL Art Exhibit: Opening Reception: Prints and Books at Britannia Branch Library
Art Gallery area of the branch.
Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.
VPL 2016 Writer in Residence Finale Event at Central Branch
Level 3 Program Area
Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.
VPL Art Exhibit: Prints and Books at Britannia Branch Library
Art Gallery area of branch during regular opening hours.
Thursday at 9:00 a.m.
VPL Toddler Storytime at West Point Grey Branch Library

Thursday at 10:15 a.m.
VPL Babytime at Dunbar Branch Library

Thursday at 10:15 a.m.
VPL Toddler Storytime at Central Branch
Harvey Southam Room Children’s Library, LL
Thursday at 10:15 a.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Collingwood Branch Library

Thursday at 10:30 a.m.
VPL Babytime at Fraserview Branch Library

Thursday at 10:30 a.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Strathcona Community Centre
Multipurpose Room
Thursday at 10:30 a.m.
VPL ESL Library Tour at Central Branch

Thursday at 10:30 a.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Kerrisdale Branch Library

Thursday at 11:00 a.m.
VPL Toddler Storytime at Central Branch
Harvey Southam Room Children’s Library, LL
Thursday at 11:00 a.m.
VPL Babytime at Collingwood Branch Library

Thursday at 11:30 a.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Fraserview Branch Library

Thursday at 11:30 a.m.
VPL Little Babytime at Central Branch
Harvey Southam Room Children’s Library, LL
Thursday at 1:15 p.m.
VPL Dunbar Non-Fiction Book Club at Dunbar Branch Library

Thursday at 2:00 p.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 Little Babytime at Central Branch
Harvey Southam Room Children’s Library, LL
Thursday at 2:00 p.m.
VPL ESL Conversation Circle at Fraserview Branch Library

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.

Library News

Stories On A Winter's Day: A Storytime for Adults - Saturday, Dec. 10
posted on December 06, 2016

Chase away the winter chill with heartwarming stories by Grant Lawrence, Melanie Ray and Kira Van Deusen.

Sweaterfest: Itching for the Holidays - Friday, Dec. 16
posted on November 30, 2016

Don we now our ugly sweaters! Get into the festive season at the Central Library's promenade.

Share your Hollywood North experiences
posted on November 04, 2016

Have a story about seeing a film set or spotting a movie star in Vancouver? Submit your stories and photos to VPL's upcoming Hollywood North online exhibit.

West End Stories tour now available for VPL's Explore This Vancouver app
posted on October 24, 2016

Download and experience the rich history and stories of Vancouver's West End, English Bay and Stanley Park.

james.bond@vpl.ca