Open to Friends Members and VPL Staff only: Every year the wonderful staff and volunteers of book’mark do a little something special to to recognize members and VPL staff for supporting the library all year long. Come in and say hello, enjoy the festive spirit, and know all proceeds go to support the Vancouver Public Library! […]
To refresh the books on your shelves or buy books for gifts, come to the Friends’ Christmas Used Book Sale. Volunteers are busy sorting and pricing approximately 8,500 donated books as well as CDs and DVDs for the November 30 to December 2 sale on the Promenade of Central Library. Everything in the sale including […]
The Friends of the Vancouver Public Library’s Fall Used Book Sale is coming soon! Choose from a wide variety of gently used children’s and adult books, CDs, DVDs and vinyl, all at great prices. Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, September 21 – 23, 10am – 5pm, at the Central Library, 350 W. Georgia. Everything half price on […]
We received this wonderful thank you letter and this lovely collage from Samantha Mills, the VPL Reading and Writing Book Camp Coordinator. In 2014 Friends donated $2500 towards making the camp a reality. It is great to see all those happy faces!
At the VPL Board Meeting of June 25 the Friends of the VPL presented a cheque for $31,500 to Chair, Mary Lynn Baum. Requests large and small are submitted every year from all the branches and Central Library. For 2014 we were able to fully fund all fifteen projects. Major contributions include ongoing support of […]
August 11-15, 2014 at Vancouver Public Library Got the Write Stuff? Calling all aspiring writers and book lovers! Sharpen your skills and spark your imagination at the Library’s Writing & Book Camp! This unique day camp lets youth with a passion for reading and writing connect with well-known authors and illustrators. Each day features a […]