Scotiabank Vancouver Half Marathon & 5k Charity Challenge


Exciting news! Friends of the VPL is partnering with VPL Foundation to support Readers in Motion, a team of sporty bibliophiles running the Scotiabank Charity Challenge!

Representing Friends, we are proud to have Daphne Wood (VPL Staff Liaison to the Friends Board) and Zoe Beavis (Volunteer Coordinator and Friends Board member) running the half marathon on Sunday 28 June.

Get involved… 2 ways!

BEFORE THE RACE Support Daphne and Zoe at the Readers in Motion team website

AFTER THE RACE Come out to our table in Stanley Park at the race finish line on Sunday to meet Friends, learn about how the Foundation is supporting the Library, and enjoy the great outdoors!

Post race festivities run from 9am to 11:30 in the Finish Area adjacent to the Fish House in Stanley Park.