Finish your spring cleaning to make room for new books from the Friends of the Vancouver Public Library’s Spring Used Book Sale! The sale will be on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, May 3-5 from 10am – 5pm, at the Central Library, 350 W. Georgia. Prices start at just 50 cents for paperbacks and $2.00 for hardcovers. Non-fiction […]
Early in February, Friends of the Vancouver Public Library gathered in the Alice MacKay room at Central branch to celebrate a year of great volunteering successes. This brunch is hosted annually by the Friends board of directors, and honours all those who have committed time, skills, and enthusiasm to the Friends mission. We were joined […]
It is my great pleasure to cordially invite you to our 22nd annual Stay at Home and Read a Book Ball! Each year Friends of the Vancouver Public Library like you curl up with a great book and dive into new worlds of romance, mystery, adventure, and more—all from the comfort of your home. Whether […]
[Edit: Volunteer positions have been filled] The VPL Foundation is looking for three volunteers to assist at the opening of the Inspiration Lab: Date: Tuesday, 5 May 2015 Time: 8:00 am to 10:30 am Location: Central Library Volunteers will help with the pre-opening reception to organise and tidy the food and beverage tables. You will have […]
Saturday May 2, 11-1 pm Vancouver Public Library Central Branch Alma VanDusen Room – Lower Level Guest Speaker: Chief Librarian Sandra Singh Please note that the sneak preview of the Inspiration Lab has been cancelled due to last-minute construction. The Lab opens to the public on Tuesday May 5.
Enjoy an exclusive tour available only to you, our members! Bring along a friend to make a new Friend (there will be an opportunity for sign up at the event).