As the long winter nights begin, many are finding comfort in simple pleasures like a warm drink, spending time with family or, a pleasure Friends members know well, settling down with a good book. If this is all a little new to you, have no fear, the Danish have been doing it for centuries and […]
Get ready for the holidays with book’mark’s exclusive seasonal sale.
Friends of the VPL Anti-Racism Statement and Commitment The past few months have reactivated and renewed our collective need and urgency to address racism and violence towards BIPOC communities. While many of us are only starting to become aware of what has been a lived reality for BIPOC folks, their experiences extend as far back […]
[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).