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Saturday, February 24, 2024

Paws 4 Stories

Sat, Feb 24 | 11:00 am to 12:00 pm @ First floor program room

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Paws 4 Stories is a program for children aged 7 – 10. It is run in partnership with the St. John Ambulance therapy dog program. In this program, a certified, friendly therapy dog sits with a child to... keep reading

Intro to astronomy in Farsi مقدمه ای بر نجوم به زبان فارسی

Sat, Feb 24 | 11:00 am to 12:30 pm @ Third floor program room

This is an intro to astronomy series in Farsi for all ages, hosted by Dr. Kianoosh Tahani.Feb. 24IntroductionThe scale of the Solar System.The scale of the Milky Way. The scale of time.March... keep reading

Tech for tots

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

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

Family gaming

Sat, Feb 24 | 2:45 pm to 4:15 pm @ Collaboratory

Spend time together, try new games and have fun! Open to youth of all ages and their families. No experience is required, and beginners are encouraged to attend!Nintendo Switch games:Mario Party... keep reading

Sunday, February 25, 2024

Sunday open door community hub

Sun, Feb 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

Open Gaming: Minecraft

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

Minecraft is educational, fun, and has been popular for years! Whether you are new to Minecraft or have been playing for years, you can join us to build or battle.No registration required. Our... keep reading

North Shore knitters

Sun, Feb 25 | 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm @ First floor program room

Join us at the library for an afternoon of knitting and socializing! North Shore knitters is a social group of knitters, crocheters and other fibre crafters. Join us for a friendly time of skill... keep reading

Monday, February 26, 2024

Family drop in

Mon, Feb 26 | 10:00 am to 12:00 pm @ First floor program room

Bring your toys and come meet new friends at this casual, non-programmed play time for families or those taking care of children under 5.... keep reading

Seniors' device clinic

Mon, Feb 26 | 1:30 pm to 3:00 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 prefer... keep reading

Teen open space

Mon, Feb 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

Tuesday, February 27, 2024

Teen open space

Tue, Feb 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

Hue stop motion animation movie making

Tue, Feb 27 | 4:00 pm to 5:45 pm @ First floor program room

Calling all aspiring filmmakers! Are you interested in learning how to make movies, or do stop motion animation? Join us for this introductory workshop. Participants will work in groups to:Create a... keep reading

Bedtime storytime

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

There are 49 spots left out of 100

Get ready for bed with our virtual bedtime storytime! Put on your PJ's, bring your favourite stuffie and blankie and snuggle in for calming stories, songs and a kid-friendly meditation. This storytime... keep reading

English Corner (in-person)

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

Due to limited space, registration is required. Please come on time — late arrivals may lose their spot.All welcome! Practice conversation, improve your vocabulary, discuss interesting topics and make... keep reading

Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Toddler storytime

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

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

Wednesday device clinic

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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

Persian book club باشگاه کتابخوانی فارسی

Wed, Feb 28 | 10:00 am to 12:00 pm @ Second floor teen room

به باشگاه کتابخوانی فارسی ما در تاریخ ۲۸ فوریه از ساعت ۱۰ صبح تا ۱۲ بعد از ظهر از طریق زوم و یا حضوری بپیوندید تا کتاب "تاریک ماه" از منصور علیمرادی را مورد بررسی قرار دهیم.آقای منصور علیمرادی،... keep reading

Teen open space

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

Experiment with science and technology at our Collaboratory club! Each week we'll do experiments using Collaboratory technology and play video games. For youth ages 10 to 13.Access to technology... keep reading

Read Along

Wed, Feb 28 | 4:00 pm to 4:30 pm @ Online via NVCL Zoom

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If you have a child in grades 2 to 5 who would benefit from extra reading practice, Read Along may be the program for you. Over six sessions, we pair reading buddies with teen mentors so buddies can... keep reading

Lego robotics

Wed, Feb 28 | 4:00 pm to 5:45 pm @ First floor program room

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Join us as we learn about robotics and coding using the Lego Robot Inventor kit and app. Build your own robot, then explore some basic coding concepts to bring your robot to life!This is a program for... keep reading

Adult book club: "The Sleeping Car Porter"

Wed, Feb 28 | 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm @ Third floor program room | or Online via NVCL Zoom

Join fellow community members for a discussion of The Sleeping Car Porter by Suzette Mayr. Please note the new date.Participants can attend at the library or via Zoom. All are welcome!Registration is... keep reading

Recording station tour: Video

Wed, Feb 28 | 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm @ Collaboratory | 3rd Floor recording Station

There are 2 spots left out of 3

Join us for an overview of how to record video in the library's recording station (there is a separate tour for audio). We will show you how to set up the room and get started with the camcorder/... keep reading

Thursday, February 29, 2024

Device clinic in Farsi

Thu, Feb 29 | 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm @ Collaboratory

برای کار با دستگاه الکترونیکی خود نیاز به کمک دارید؟ به برنامه Device Clinic کتابخانه بیایید و سوالات خود را از همکار فارسی زبان ما بپرسید. شما می توانید دستگاه‌های الکترونیکی خود (مانند تلفن همراه،... keep reading

Teen open space

Thu, Feb 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

Teen open gaming

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

This program is for teens in grades 7 to 12.Drop in to The Room and play your favourite E or T-rated Switch and PS4 game.... keep reading

Intro to game design with Koala Koders

Thu, Feb 29 | 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm @ Collaboratory

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Join us on this exciting eight-week coding journey! You will learn about the foundations of game development through block coding, from simple concepts including variables and "if statements" to more... keep reading

Introduction to online security

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

Do you feel insecure about the information you are putting online, or worry about scams, fraud and identity theft? This class will look at the basics of online security and how to keep yourself and... keep reading

Friday, March 1, 2024

Friday open door community hub

Fri, Mar 1 | 9:00 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 on the North Shore. Free... keep reading

Baby storytime

Fri, Mar 1 | 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 no... keep reading

Baby storytime

Fri, Mar 1 | 10:45 am to 11:15 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 no... keep reading

MS Office learn and practice: Excel

Fri, Mar 1 | 12:00 pm to 1:15 pm @ Collaboratory

Knowledge of Microsoft Office is consistently in the top five requirements in job postings. Want to learn MS Office's most popular applications, Word and Excel? In these hands-on... keep reading

English corner (virtual) — March 2024

Fri, Mar 1 | 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm @ Online via NVCL Zoom

All welcome! Practise conversation, improve your vocabulary, discuss interesting topics and make new friends. English Corner meets online every Friday, excluding public holidays. This group is... keep reading

Teen open space

Fri, Mar 1 | 3:00 pm to 5:00 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

Jr. coding club

Fri, Mar 1 | 3:45 pm to 4:45 pm @ Collaboratory

Are you an aspiring coder? Want to learn or improve your coding skills in a fun, hands-on way? Join us for some fun after-school coding with a variety of devices:Micro:bits LEGO WeDoFiero Code... keep reading

Saturday, March 2, 2024

Paws 4 Stories

Sat, Mar 2 | 11:00 am to 12:00 pm @ First floor program room

This event is full

Paws 4 Stories is a program for children aged 7 – 10. It is run in partnership with the St. John Ambulance therapy dog program. In this program, a certified, friendly therapy dog sits with a child to... keep reading

Tech for tots

Sat, Mar 2 | 11:15 am to 12:15 pm @ Collaboratory

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

Crafternoon: The centennial

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

Join us at the library for a creative upcycling workshop led by local crafter and upcycler extraordinaire Denise Corcoran. Use your imagination and create artwork with repurposed materials!2024 marks... keep reading

Family gaming

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

Spend time together, try new games and have fun! Open to youth of all ages and their families. No experience is required, and beginners are encouraged to attend!Nintendo Switch games:Mario Party... keep reading

Sunday, March 3, 2024

Sunday open door community hub

Sun, Mar 3 | 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

Open Gaming: Minecraft

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

Minecraft is educational, fun, and has been popular for years! Whether you are new to Minecraft or have been playing for years, you can join us to build or battle.No registration required. Our... keep reading

Monday, March 4, 2024

Family drop in

Mon, Mar 4 | 10:00 am to 12:00 pm @ First floor program room

Bring your toys and come meet new friends at this casual, non-programmed play time for families or those taking care of children under 5.... keep reading

Chapter Chat book club

Mon, Mar 4 | 11:00 am to 12:00 pm @ 2nd Floor - Don Preston Board Room

There are 6 spots left out of 6

Chapter Chat book club is for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. We will meet twice a month to talk about what participants have been reading. Anyone can participate, whatever... keep reading

Seniors' device clinic

Mon, Mar 4 | 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm @ Collaboratory

This event is full

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 prefer... keep reading

Teen open space

Mon, Mar 4 | 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

Tuesday, March 5, 2024

Sign language class

Tue, Mar 5 | 11:00 am to 12:00 pm @ Second floor teen room

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Interested in learning sign language? Join us for this 8-week class led by Salsi’miya Janine Gonzales. Gonzales has a hearing impairment and is an experienced teacher of Canadian Sign Language. You’ll... keep reading

Recording station tour: Audio

Tue, Mar 5 | 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm @ North Vancouver | 3rd Floor Recording Station

There are 3 spots left out of 3

Join us for an overview of how to record audio in the library's recording station (there is a separate tour for video). We will show you how to set up the room and get started with the audio recording... keep reading

Teen open space

Tue, Mar 5 | 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

Hue stop motion animation movie making

Tue, Mar 5 | 4:00 pm to 5:45 pm @ First floor program room

Calling all aspiring filmmakers! Are you interested in learning how to make movies, or do stop motion animation? Join us for this introductory workshop. Participants will work in groups to:Create a... keep reading

Bedtime storytime

Tue, Mar 5 | 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm @ Online via NVCL Zoom

There are 57 spots left out of 100

Get ready for bed with our virtual bedtime storytime! Put on your PJ's, bring your favourite stuffie and blankie and snuggle in for calming stories, songs and a kid-friendly meditation. This storytime... keep reading

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