On Sept 30, book’mark will be closed to mark the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Friends encourages everyone to visit the VPL website to learn more about the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s 94 calls to action and the impact of residential schools.
The Vancouver Writers Fest is back in full force this October, bringing a slew of Friend member’s favourites to its stages, both in-person and online.
Are you ready, set, go…for back to school? Get everything you need to make this school year a success at book’mark, the library store!
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 […]
[wppg_photo_gallery id=”5″] There were many happy customers at the Friends May 22 – 24 Spring Used Book Sale. They found books, records, CDs, DVDs to buy, in some cases a dozen or more! The final result was $11,930, making this the best ever sidewalk sale. Collectors gravitated to The Comic Book Store which was the […]