Knitting a Community
Mondays & Tuesdays, 10:00 - noon
A weekly drop-in knit and crochet gathering.
Mondays, 4:00 - 5:30 pm
Come practice your Japanese every Monday.
Our Playful Heritage
Saturday, Feb. 2, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Exploring the History of Children’s Play, with Garfield Pennington. Hear stories of play—and share your own!
Cedar and Bamboo
Saturday, Feb. 2, 2:00 pm
Filmmakers Diana Leung and Kamala Todd discuss their short film which explores the historical relationship of Chinese and Indigenous communities.
Tuesdays, Feb. 5 & 19, 12:30 - 3:15 pm
Pre-registration required. Please call Vicki at 778-458-2580 to register.
Swatting the Time Flies
Wednesday, Feb. 6, 6:00 pm
Capilano Universe Lecture Series presents psychology professor Douglas Alards-Tomalin, who will discuss the factors that alter our perception of time.
Chinese New Year Open House
Saturday, Feb. 16, 11 am - 1:00 pm
Celebrate the Year of the Pig with Chinese calligraphy, paper-lantern making, zodiac puppet shows (11:15 show and 12:15 show), and more! All ages.
Wednesday, Feb. 13, 6:00 pm
GDPL Book Club discusses Giller-Prize winning Washington Black, by Esi Edugyan. New members welcome!
Book Speed Dating!
Thursday, Feb. 14, 1:30-3:00 pm
Got a book you think is pretty special? Looking to meet a new book? Sign up for this interactive and fun event! All ages.
LIFT Speaker Series
Friday, Feb. 15, 12:15-1:15 pm
The LIFT Speaker Series Inspirational and educational talks. This month’s theme: “Never Too Early or Too Late to Start.” Host: Paula Howley. Youth presenters TBA.
Support Group for Caregivers of People Living with Dementia
Wednesday, Feb. 20, 1:30 - 3:00 pm
Call 604-984-8348 to register
Moving Beyond Anti-Drugs Stigma
Wednesday, Feb. 20, 6:00 pm
Health professionals, peer-support workers and parents discuss how to respond to the overdose crisis. All ages.
Saturday, Feb. 23, 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Bring your broken small appliance, instrument, or other item and learn how to fix it or bring your skills to share.
KAIROS Blanket Exercise
Saturday, Feb. 23, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
A unique participatory history lesson that fosters truth, understanding, respect and reconciliation between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people. Pre-registration required.
MUSE: Open Mic at the Library
Wednesday, Feb. 27, 6:00 - 7:30 pm
This month’s theme: “Chapter & Verse.” Come take your turn at the mic! This month’s host: Gordon Halloran.
Please register for all events by calling the library at 604.886.2130 unless otherwise stated.