Special Events & Concerts

Special events and concerts at the Library.

Need a relaxing space to prep for your exams?

We’ve reserved the Lynn Valley Library’s Learning Lab for teen use only for the afternoon. Recommended study playlists, study guides, and lots of snacks will be provided.

Open for individual studiers for anyone in grades 7-12.

 

No registration required. Email Jessie at hawkesj@nvdpl.ca for more information.

 

Location:
Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Former UK Scene of Crime Officer Kevin O’Connor  will share his stories and experiences of working as a private investigator in B.C.

This program will take place in the Enid Dearing Meeting Room at Parkgate Library. 
 
 
 
Registration required. Register online or call 604-929-3727, ext. 8166 for information.
 
Location:
Thursday, May 19, 2022 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Find something special at the Friends of the Library book sale while supporting special projects at NVDPL! 
 
Explore a great selection of books, DVDs, CDs & more for all ages! Most items are under $2. 
 
Book Sale Days/Times: 
  • Friday, May 27 | 10:00am-5:30pm
  • Saturday, May 28 | 10:00am-4:00pm
  • Sunday, May 29 | 10:00am-2:00pm  *On Sunday, everyting is 1/2 price!
At the Lynn Valley Library Community Room  (1277 Lynn Valley Rd.)
 
Please follow all posted COVID-19 safety guidelines. Cash only, small bills preferred. Bring your own bag.
 
Location:
Friday, May 27, 2022 - 10:00am to Sunday, May 29, 2022 - 2:00pm

Join BC picture book author Nikki Bergstresser for a virtual presentation on Zoom!

Nikki will share her book ‘Lila Lou’s Little Library’ and will talk about what it’s like to be an author. Nikki’s picture books inspire readers to use kindness to create change. Visit nikkibergstresser.com to find out more.

This presentation is geared to students in grades K-3. Members of the public may also register to attend the virtual presentation via Zoom. Registrants will receive a Zoom link by email prior to the event. Nikki is excited to answer your questions – please email questions to Rachel Brown at brownr@nvdpl.ca.

This presentation is kindly sponsored by CWILL (Children’s Writers and Illustrators of British Columbia Society) cwillbc.org

Registration required. Register online, call 604-984-0286, ext. 8141, or email Rachel Brown at brownr@nvdpl.ca for more information.

Location:
Wednesday, June 1, 2022 - 9:30am to 10:00am

Join us for an interactive, musical puppet show about our little neighbours-Pacific Herring!

Become the "herring school" and go on a journey out to sea, then play "musical fish" to learn about the importance of Pacific Herring in the ocean food web. Participants will learn about the importance of Provincial Marine Parks and Protected Areas for Sponge Glass Reef protection, wildlife habitat and conservation. 

 

Registration required. Register online or by phone at 604-929-3727 ext. 8152.

Most suitable for children age 5- 7 years or K-Gr.2. Younger and older siblings welcome. Sponsored by the Elders Council for Parks in BC, with educational material donated by Nature Kids BC and music by the North Shore Celtic Ensemble. 

 

Location:
Saturday, July 9, 2022 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Find something special at the Friends of the Library book sale while supporting special projects at NVDPL! 
 
Explore a great selection of books, DVDs, CDs & more for all ages! Most items are under $2. 
 
Book Sale Days/Times: 
  • Friday, October 21 | TBD
  • Saturday, October 22 | TBD
  • Sunday, October 23  | TBD
At the Lynn Valley Library Community Room  (1277 Lynn Valley Rd.)
Lynn Valley Library Community Room (1277 Lynn Valley Rd.)
Please follow all posted COVID-19 safety guidelines. Cash only, small bills preferred. Bring your own bag.
 
Location:
Friday, October 21, 2022 - 10:00am to Sunday, October 23, 2022 - 2:00pm