For Friends members and volunteers, 2018 has a long list of highlights. Take a look through the year by the numbers…
Get the best finds and gifts for every book lover on your list at the Friends of the Vancouver Public Library’s Winter Used Book Sale! The sale will be on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, November 29 to December 1st from 10am – 5pm, at the Central Library, 350 W. Georgia. Prices start at just 50 cents for paperbacks and $2.00 […]
The Friends of the Vancouver Public Library always welcome donations of books and media for the tri-annual booksales. Currently, donations are being accepted at Central Branch and should all be labeled”Friends.” Small donations can be made at book’mark, the library store in the Central Branch atrium. Large donations can be made to the delivery bay off Hamilton […]
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 […]