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We greatly care about the health and safety of both our fellow book lovers and our hardworking Friends volunteers. Due to the COVID-19 virus and the uncertainty as to when the Central Library will reopen, the upcoming Spring Used Book Sale (May 28-30) has been cancelled.
Enjoy a special guided tour of the Central Library, exclusive to members of Friends and their friends. Staff from VPL’s Programming & Learning Services will be your guide. Highlights will include the Library’s many architectural features, behind-the-scenes staff areas, and the new Inspiration Lab – the Library’s exciting digital creation space. The tour will last […]
It’s that time of year again. You’ve got that spring cleaning bug and Friends of VPL needs your gently used books, LPs, CDs and DVDs for our Super Spring Book Sale! Have lots to donate? Bring them to the Central Branch drive-in delivery bay off Hamilton Street. Just have a few you want to get […]
Friends of the Vancouver Public Library is pleased to support the development of a community-based art installation for the entrance of the nə́c̓aʔmat ct Strathcona library branch. The Friends previously committed $5000 to the purchase of artwork for the new branch but agreed to increase the donation to $8000 in order to hire a local […]