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Saturday, September 24, 2022

Tech for tots

Sat, Sep 24 | 11:15 am to 12:15 pm @ Collaboratory

Play is important for child development. It contributes to physical, cognitive, social and emotional wellbeing and is the first practice we get at reasoning, problem solving and planning.  ... keep reading

Tea & crafting with ShareCraft

Sat, Sep 24 | 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm @ Third floor program room

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Interested in crafts and learning new hobbies? Join this fun program and learn about one of these skills, taught by two skilled community members over two consecutive Saturdays (Sept. 17 & 24): ... keep reading

Tween Advisory Group Meeting

Sat, Sep 24 | 2:00 pm to 3:15 pm @ First floor program room

Calling all tweens in grades 5 – 7! Are you keen to have your say in the kinds of programs and materials you see in the library? Join our Tween Advisory Group (TWAG) and make your mark. Bring friends... keep reading

Sunday, September 25, 2022

Sunday open door community hub

Sun, Sep 25 | 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm @ Third floor program room

The open door community hub is open twice weekly for fellowship and light refreshments. An outreach worker will be available during every hub to connect visitors with services across the North Shore.... keep reading

Sunday open gaming: Minecraft

Sun, Sep 25 | 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm @ Collaboratory

There are 3 spots left out of 12

Minecraft has been consistently well received for more than 10 years and has many educational applications, on top of just being fun to play! Whether you are new to Minecraft or have been playing for... keep reading

Art therapy workshop

Sun, Sep 25 | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm @ Third floor program room

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Join us in the Open Door Community Hub for an art therapy workshop guided by Faranak Ghorbani, clinical counselor and art therapist. The theme of this program is "community garden of strengths".... keep reading

Monday, September 26, 2022

Monday seniors' device clinic - Session 1

Mon, Sep 26 | 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm @ Collaboratory

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Need help with your device? Register for a small group device clinic with TechConnect staff. Bring your own device (e.g., mobile phone, tablet or e-reader) and your technology questions. If you... keep reading

Monday seniors' device clinic - Session 2

Mon, Sep 26 | 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm @ Collaboratory

There are 1 spots left out of 4

Need help with your device? Register for a small group device clinic with TechConnect staff. Bring your own device (e.g. mobile phone, tablet or e-reader) and your technology questions. If you... keep reading

Teen open space

Mon, Sep 26 | 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm @ Second floor teen room

Drop in and hang out with friends, work on homework, read or use the computers or Wi-Fi on your device. Teen open space is every weekday from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 3 to 5 p.m. on... keep reading

Citizenship test preparation workshop

Mon, Sep 26 | 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm @ Online via MOSAIC Zoom

Studying to become a Canadian citizen? You are not alone! Join our in-depth workshop and improve your knowledge of Canadian history, government, regions and more! There will be four sessions on: ... keep reading

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Author talk with Mahtab Narsimhan

Tue, Sep 27 | 9:30 am to 10:30 am @ Online via NVCL Zoom

There are 92 spots left out of 100

Learn about creative writing, exploring different genres, and honouring diversity in every story with local author Mahtab Narsimhan! In this virtual presentation, Mahtab will share her experiences as... keep reading

BC medical services plan (MSP) in Farsi جلسه اطلاعاتی مربوط به سیستم بیمه در بی سی

Tue, Sep 27 | 10:00 am to 12:00 pm @ Online via Impact North Shore Zoom

This virtual program is for Farsi speaking residents, immigrants and newcomers on the North Shore. Topics will include the Medical Services Plan, Fair Pharmacare, Regular Premium Assistance, BC... keep reading

Teen open space

Tue, Sep 27 | 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm @ Second floor teen room

Drop in and hang out with friends, work on homework, read or use the computers or Wi-Fi on your device. Teen open space is every weekday from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 3 to 5 p.m. on... keep reading

Scratch 100 with Koala Kode

Tue, Sep 27 | 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm @ Collaboratory

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Join Koala Kode for an introduction to coding for kids! This workshop takes place Sept. 13 to Oct. 4. This workshop is for children in grades 1 to 4. Scratch 100 is an introduction to Scratch... keep reading

Small business in Canada in Farsi چگونه بیزنس خود را در کانادا راه اندازی کنیم؟

Tue, Sep 27 | 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm @ Online via Impact North Shore Zoom

This workshop will cover the basics of starting and running a business in Canada. Topics will include: Statistics on businesses and start-ups run by newcomers Market & business validation ... keep reading

My first movie: Stop motion movie makers

Tue, Sep 27 | 4:15 pm to 5:45 pm @ First floor program room

There are 1 spots left out of 12

Calling all aspiring film makers! Are you interested in learning how to make movies, or do stop motion animation? Would you like to make your own stop motion movie?  Join us for this... keep reading

Citizenship test preparation workshop

Tue, Sep 27 | 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm @ Online via MOSAIC Zoom

Studying to become a Canadian citizen? You are not alone! Join our in-depth workshop and improve your knowledge of Canadian history, government, regions and more! There will be four sessions on: ... keep reading

Bedtime storytime

Tue, Sep 27 | 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm @ Online via NVCL Zoom

There are 73 spots left out of 100

Get ready for bed with our Bedtime storytime! Put on your pj's, bring a stuffy and snuggle in for calming stories, songs and kid friendly meditations. This storytime is designed for preschool and... keep reading

Genealogy with the British Columbia Genealogical Society

Tue, Sep 27 | 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm @ Online via NVCL Zoom

There are 32 spots left out of 50

Interested in researching your family history? Perhaps you heard about a local North Shore family's astounding discovery about their history and you are interested in digging into your own family's... keep reading

English Corner (in-person)

Tue, Sep 27 | 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm @ Third floor program room

Practice conversation, improve your vocabulary, discuss interesting topics and make new friends. English Corner meets in-person every Tuesday excluding public holidays. This group is facilitated by... keep reading

All-candidates meeting

Tue, Sep 27 | 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm @ Online via NVCL Zoom

There are 87 spots left out of 200

Get to know who is running for the North Vancouver City municipal elections. The all-candidates meeting will be held virtually via Zoom. If you have any questions or issues that you would like the... keep reading

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Toddler storytime

Wed, Sep 28 | 10:00 am to 10:30 am @ Children's department

Come join our stories, fingerplays and songs. Our toddler storytime program is based on simple concepts, repetition and movement, and is designed for kids ages 2 to 3 and their caregivers.  ... keep reading

Ukrainians' employment and education in Canada info session

Wed, Sep 28 | 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm @ Third floor program room

Are you of Ukrainian nationality and looking for information about employment and education in Canada? This info session will provide you with information on how to find a job and upgrade your... keep reading

Teen open space

Wed, Sep 28 | 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm @ Second floor teen room

Drop in and hang out with friends, work on homework, read or use the computers or Wi-Fi on your device. Teen open space is every weekday from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 3 to 5 p.m. on... keep reading

Collaboratory Club

Wed, Sep 28 | 3:45 pm to 4:45 pm @ Collaboratory

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Experiment with science and technology at our after school Collaboratory Club! Each week we'll spend time doing experiments or using collaboratory technology. Extra time during this casual program... keep reading

LEGO robotics part 1: Session 1

Wed, Sep 28 | 4:15 pm to 5:45 pm @ First floor program room

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Please note: LEGO robotics Part 1 is given twice. Participants will therefore take EITHER session 1 (Sept. 21 & 28) OR session 2 (Oct 5 & 12), but not both. Please do not register for both... keep reading

Citizenship test preparation workshop

Wed, Sep 28 | 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm @ Online via MOSAIC Zoom

Studying to become a Canadian citizen? You are not alone! Join our in-depth workshop and improve your knowledge of Canadian history, government, regions and more! There will be four sessions on: ... keep reading

Film screening: Honour to Senator Murray Sinclair

Wed, Sep 28 | 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm @ Online via NVCL Zoom

There are 29 spots left out of 50

In commemoration of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, join us for a virtual screening of two short documentaries about the history and impact of residential schools. Released in 2021,... keep reading

Wednesday MS Office learn & practice

Wed, Sep 28 | 7:15 pm to 8:15 pm @ Collaboratory

There are 3 spots left out of 10

Up to 10 participants can register for these Technology learning circles with TechConnect staff. Want to learn Microsoft Office's most popular applications, Word and Excel? Microsoft Office is... keep reading

Thursday, September 29, 2022

BC family benefits in Farsi جلسه اطلاعاتی مربوط به مزایای خانواده در بی سی

Thu, Sep 29 | 10:00 am to 12:00 pm @ Online via Impact North Shore Zoom

Please note, registration for this program is managed through Impact North Shore, not City Library. This free, virtual program is for Farsi-speaking residents on the North Shore with... keep reading

Thursday device clinic

Thu, Sep 29 | 1:45 pm to 2:45 pm @ Collaboratory

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Need help with your device? Register for a small group device clinic with TechConnect staff. Bring you own device (e.g. mobile phone, tablet or e-reader) and your technology questions. You can also... keep reading

Teen open space

Thu, Sep 29 | 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm @ Second floor teen room

Drop in and hang out with friends, work on homework, read or use the computers or Wi-Fi on your device. Teen open space is every weekday from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 3 to 5 p.m. on... keep reading

Anime and Manga drawing workshop

Thu, Sep 29 | 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm @ Second floor teen room

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Join animator Carlo Puche for this anime and manga drawing workshop. Carlo has years of experience in the animation industry, and has worked as a mentor and educator with young people looking to enter... keep reading

Python 100: Minecraft with Koala Kode

Thu, Sep 29 | 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm @ Collaboratory

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Join Koala Kode for an introductory level Python course for tweens! This workshop takes place over four sessions, from September 15 to October 6. In Python 100: Minecraft, students will use... keep reading

Citizenship test preparation workshop

Thu, Sep 29 | 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm @ Online via MOSAIC Zoom

Studying to become a Canadian citizen? You are not alone! Join our in-depth workshop and improve your knowledge of Canadian history, government, regions and more! There will be four sessions on: ... keep reading

Neighbourhood get-together

Thu, Sep 29 | 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm @ Victoria Park West, North Vancouver

There are 3 spots left out of 20

Connecting with your neighbours and community has never been more important. We are excited to resume our monthly neighbourhood get-together series after a summer break. This program will give you a... keep reading

Introduction to Mac

Thu, Sep 29 | 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm @ Collaboratory

There are 8 spots left out of 12

Become an effective Mac user. Apple's operating system, OS X, can be confusing without a bit of guidance. Come learn some tips and tricks as well as way-finding information that will get you started... keep reading

Teen creative writing

Thu, Sep 29 | 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm @ Online via NVCL Zoom

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Meet fellow writing enthusiasts, cultivate creativity, and let your writing skills shine! Teens in grades 8 – 12 will participate in six weekly virtual group meetings (Sept. 15, 22, 29, Oct. 6, 13, 20... keep reading

Friday, September 30, 2022

Baby storytime

Fri, Sep 30 | 10:00 am to 10:30 am @ Children's department

Come have fun with your baby with stories, rhymes, tickles and bounces! This early literacy program is designed for babies up to 24 months old, and their caregivers. Registration for storytimes is... keep reading

Friday open door community hub

Fri, Sep 30 | 10:00 am to 12:00 pm @ Third floor program room

The open door community hub is open twice weekly for fellowship and light refreshments. An outreach worker will be available during every hub to connect visitors with services across the North Shore.... keep reading

Live broadcast: Remembering the Children

Fri, Sep 30 | 10:00 am to 11:00 am @ Third floor program room

Join us for a live broadcast of Remembering the Children, a commemorative gathering produced by The National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation and the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network. The... keep reading

Screening: Gidinawendimin - We Are All Related

Fri, Sep 30 | 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm @ Third floor program room

Join us at the library for this livestream event featuring some of Turtle Island’s best performers to learn about Indigenous culture, languages and traditions, and the history of residential... keep reading

Teen open space

Fri, Sep 30 | 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm @ The Room on the 2nd floor

Drop in and hang out with friends, work on homework, read, or use the computers or Wi-Fi on your device. Teen open space is every weekday after school from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 3 to... keep reading

Saturday, October 1, 2022

Mandarin family storytime

Sat, Oct 1 | 10:00 am to 10:30 am @ First floor program room

Join us for a six-week storytime series featuring stories, songs and rhymes in Mandarin and English! For ages 2 – 5 and their families. Fluency in Mandarin is not required. 诚邀您们来参加为期六星期的国语故事时间... keep reading

Paws for stories

Sat, Oct 1 | 11:00 am to 12:00 pm @ First floor program room

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Paws for stories is a program for children aged 7 – 10. It is run in partnership with the St. John's Ambulance Therapy Dog Program. In this program, a certified, friendly therapy dog sits with a child... keep reading

Textile mending café

Sat, Oct 1 | 11:00 am to 2:00 pm @ Third floor program room

Extend the life of your favourite shirt, sock or beloved stuffed friend. More than 100 billion garments are produced each year, and the average person throws away 37kg of textiles annually. Instead... keep reading

Tech for tots

Sat, Oct 1 | 11:15 am to 12:15 pm @ Collaboratory

Play is important for child development. It contributes to physical, cognitive, social and emotional wellbeing and is the first practice we get at reasoning, problem solving and planning.  ... keep reading

Creative writing workshop

Sat, Oct 1 | 2:00 pm to 3:15 pm @ Online via NVCL Zoom

There are 11 spots left out of 15

Join Sarah Raughley, author of The Bones of Ruin, for a virtual book presentation and creative writing workshop. Sarah will share her journey of becoming a published author, lead participants through... keep reading

Saturday iPad fun and games

Sat, Oct 1 | 2:45 pm to 4:15 pm @ Collaboratory

There are 12 spots left out of 12

Looking for an opportunity to play games with friends? iPad fun and games gives you and your friends the ability to play some of the most popular local co-op games! Register with your friends and... keep reading

Sunday, October 2, 2022

Sunday open door community hub

Sun, Oct 2 | 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm @ Third floor program room

The open door community hub is open twice weekly for fellowship and light refreshments. An outreach worker will be available during every hub to connect visitors with services across the North Shore.... keep reading

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All-candidates meeting

Tuesday, September 27, 2022, 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

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