Friends is currently seeking four motivated individuals with a passion for community, learning, and giving back to serve on the Board of Directors. Click through for more info.
For many families with kids and those in their extended circle of family and friends, the COVID-19 pandemic has been a challenge. There are fewer ways to visit and support parents when they need it the most. Friends of the VPL offer some suggestions below to connect through books to those “born digital.”
We need your help. For the first time in 25 years, we are in a position where we will not be able to provide the level of support the VPL needs from us due to the pandemic. That is why we are asking for help to do something bold…
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 […]