The club will be hosted at both burnaby and vancouver campuses, and are open to staff and students. The popular reading library has selected titles in sets of 10 copies for an extended loan period of six weeks. The latest new york times bestseller from the author of the beloved book club favorite the kitchen house is a heart racing story about a mans treacherous journey through the twists and turns of the underground railroad on a mission to save the boy he swore to protect. Book club set book club kit burnaby public library. Book clubs page 2 burnaby school district literacy blog. Public computers are available at all branches of the library. Browse, borrow, and enjoy titles from the burnaby public library digital collection. The best place to start is the book club collection in the library catalogue. February 2020 to update this list, please contact the planning department, city of burnaby. Young readers in grades 8 through 12 are invited to take part in the library s teen book club at the mcgill branch 4595 albert st. Apr 15, 2019 public library near metrotown good library i love to read i visited this library on sunday april 14 local newspapper mag cds lunch at boston pizza good deal read more.
Club events are listed in the student bulletin, on the tv system, and publicized around the school. Find events in burnaby, british columbia about book clubs and meet people in your local community who share your interests. This collection is available only to burnaby residents. Burnaby public library book lists for grades 1 to 3. Whats the only thing thats better than reading fresh and engaging books. Call the library for the current months title 9373822417. Bento box book club is a manga book club where we talk about the manga we read and the cultures they come from. Find groups in vancouver, british columbia about book club and meet people in your local community who share your interests. Use it to stay home and keep reading e book and audiobooks. From here you can easily select and reserve the title your book club is interested in reading, and it will be sent to your chosen library for your book. Book club sets a b book clubs vancouver public library. Book club sets burnaby public library bibliocommons. To register your book club please visit frankston, carrum downs or seaford library. The reese witherspoon x hello sunshine book club picknamed one of the top 10 books of 2017 by people magazineit made me laugh, it made me cry, it made me think.
Joining a book club can seem impossible, if you dont know where to look. Book clubs for adults chatting about them in one of the librarys lively book clubs. Library gilpin elementary school school district 41 burnaby. If you cant find a club that meets your needs, you can start a new one by applying to the administration.
Burnaby north library welcome to our learning commons. Book club burnaby mountain library learning commons. The library staff will not have any access to order details. Your title will be considered when we are next adding to the book club collection. Choose a book club set if you are not at the library you can place a hold on a title indicated below borrow the set by using the selfcheckout, or from the help desk. Book club sets by burnabyfictionstaffpicks a staffcreated list. Please check the calendar to make sure an event is scheduled on the date you wish to attend. Sets of ten copies of a single title for an extended loan period of six weeks for. The books and accompanying material are packaged in a canvas carrying bag. The first 15 minutes is a time to settle in, look at books with your child, play, and meet other families. Borrow funny, you dont look autistic to join the book club. Summer reading club picks for toddlers and preschoolers burnaby public library. Finding the right book for your book club to read isnt as daunting as it may seem at first. The dc public library offers a variety of book clubs for residents to gather and discuss their love of books.
Please note that sometimes book club events are canceled or rescheduled due to unforeseen circumstances. All faculty, staff and students are welcome to drop by and discuss any book. Dive into it in our catalogue or pick up a copy of our cumulative book club selections booklet next time youre in the library. Come talk about books and meet new friends at one of port moody public library s book clubs. Staff recommended fiction and nonfiction, plus book lists from our librarians choice events. The library club prides itself on being one of burnaby norths largest clubs. Burnaby public library dropin chess club starts in january through to march 2020 saturday 2. Harpercollthe first rule is dont fall in lovetom hazard has a dangerous secret. Featured books are published by united for libraries corporate friends, and selected by staff. The next session at the bob prittie metrotown library branch is on monday. According to its 20192022 strategic plan, bpl aims to empower the community to engage with and share stories, ideas and information. The remarkable stories of refugee children and their families at an exceptional canadian school this book was written by david starr, a principal here in burnaby, about the students and families he has worked with, first at byrne creek, and now at edmonds community school. Find groups in burnaby, british columbia about book club and meet people in your local community who share your interests.
Bento box book club for teens this book club meets on the last thursday of each month at 5 pm at the main library. Free or low cost meeting space available to nonprofit community organizations in burnaby edited. Book clubs groups in burnaby heres a look at some book clubs groups near burnaby. From performing with shakespeare, to exploring the high seas with captain cook, to sharing cocktails with f. Our book club library will provide your book group with multiple copies of the books you want to talk about. Find groups in burnaby, british columbia about book clubs and meet people in your local community who share your interests. Book club groups in burnaby heres a look at some book club groups near burnaby. Bpls growing collection of fiction and nonfiction e books and audiobooks, from overdrive. The breakfast book club meets on the first saturday each month at 10. We have a round table discussion sharing views and insights about the book for the first 30 minutes or so, with a discussion on next months pick following. Burnaby public library all you need to know before you go. Burnaby public library 2020 all you need to know before you.
This decision is guided by information from local, provincial, and federal health authorities about the need for social distancing to limit the spread of covid19. Download titles to read or listen to on a home computer, ereader or mobile device. Jun 24, 2018 burnaby public library wants to keep teens hooked on reading over the summer. Join fellow readers in a discussion of timely, topical and noteworthy works of fiction and nonfiction. Below is a selection of the many reading groups and book discussions. But youll find likeminded book lovers at the following triedandtested places. Burnaby mountain book club is reading from bombs to books. Burnaby library offers teen book club for summer burnaby now.
Space is limited and registration is required for this free program. T h e b o o k book club date tuesday, february 21 4. Give everyone in your group a copy of the book to read. Chatting about them in one of the library s lively book clubs. We have books for all ages, interests, and reading abilities. Most books are available in our library and we have a list of who presented what. Abdul, a reflective and enterprising muslim teenager, sees a fortune beyond counting in the recyclable garbage that richer people throw away. Meet other kids and do fun activities at the library.
To find esl book club sets, type in esl book club set. Drop by and let us know what youve been reading or what you plan to read. Join health initiative for men and burnaby public library for a casual group book discussion. Reading buddies is a program where teens and children are paired up for reading practice in a safe, fun and friendly environment. Burnaby north has many clubs students can join to pursue their interests.
Covid19 advisory for the health and safety of meetup communities, were advising that all. Burnaby north library page 3 welcome to our learning. Book club sets are offered as a service to book club groups. Book club sets will be signed out to a single bpl library card holder who will be. Suggest a book club title form register your book club. Young readers in grades 8 through 12 are invited to take part in the librarys teen book club at the mcgill branch.
This is a dropin program and no registration is required, but space is limited. If youre looking for a book club to join, check with your library. All book clubs at vancouver public library are free but most require registration through the locations the book clubs are being offered. Book clubs events in burnaby heres a look at some book clubs events near burnaby. Sorry, there are no tours or activities available to book online for the dates you selected. Burnaby public library s book lists picture books, graphic novels, chapter books, and more. Were here to help you keep your reading resolution. With four branches conveniently located throughout the city, burnaby public library provides access to a rich array of the worlds stories, ideas and information. Students, staff and faculty are welcome to drop by for our any book book club meeting on thursday, july 5th from 12. Bpl provides access to information services and library collections including books, dvds, newspapers, magazines and research. Heres a round up of the titles we discussed at our november meeting.
Effective march 18, all bpl branches are closed and programs and events are cancelled until further notice. Yes, you can place a hold on a book club set via the online catalogue and have it sent to your preferred burnaby public library location for pickup. When rosie and penn and their four boys welcome the newest member of their family, no. Metamorphosis looking for friends in vancouver burnaby gvrd. Our dream is a welcoming community where all people can explore, learn and connect. Nicole has her grades 4 and 5 students engaged in reading workshop. Join a tween advisory group twag and have your say on our tween programs, services, books, and more. New burnaby book club crosses cultures burnaby now. Anna kerrigan, nearly twelve years old, accompanies her father to the house of dexter styles, a man who, she gleans, is crucial to the survival. Pick up your book from the library and read it ahead of time, then come to the meeting to talk about the story and have some fun. No matter what your age or reading level, weve got a book club for you.
Young readers in grades 1 to 3 are invited to join in the fun at the burnaby public library s young readers book club. Browse the burnaby public library kids digital collection. Sets of ten copies of a single title for an extended loan period of six weeks for book clubs. Burnaby public library book lists for grades 4 to 7. Burnaby public library wants to keep teens hooked on reading over the summer. For our first reading, well be discussing andre acimans call me by your name. During your book blitz you can say what the book is about, why your partner should read it, andor what you loved or hated. Asmita lawrence and fiona stevenson are starting a new intercultural book club at burnabys tommy douglas library branch. Nearly 5,000 people visit burnaby public library every day.
Please complete the form to suggest a title to be added to the book club. Our vision is a vibrant community where all people are informed, literate and entertained. Discuss your favourite reads and get some great ideas for your summer reading list. It is a great club to meet people and many of our members join year after year.
Burnaby public library or bpl is a public library that serves burnaby, british columbia and the surrounding lower mainland. Monthly selections will be available for checkout at the library. Book club sets learn about bpls book club sets 10 copies of a single title available for an extended loan period of six weeks. Adventure stories, laughoutloud books and graphic novels your next favourite read is waiting for you at tween book club. This is something she discussed at our grades 47 book club. From book recommendations to indepth research questions, help from library staff is available in person, by phone, and by email. Being a vancouver resident, i use the vpl vancouver public library system, but i live quite close to burnaby, and due to. Young readers in grades 8 through 12 are invited to take part in the librarys teen book club at the mcgill branch 4595 albert st.
For details and a full list see vpls online event calendar. Find out which ereaders are library e book friendly, or check out overdrives getting started guide and support site. Book club choices are featured in the united for libraries newsletter, the voice, which is sent to united for libraries members. If it sounds good, write down the title or take a picture of the cover. Choose the third item on the list, book club set burnaby public library to bring up the whole list. This is how it always is burnaby public library overdrive. Abdul, a reflective and enterprising muslim teenager, sees a fortune beyond counting in the. Click on reading zone book club below for more information, and register on the staff development calendar. Legendary leadership and elite performance expert robin sharma introduced the 5am club concept over twenty years ago, based on a revolutionary morning routine that has helped his clients maximize their productivity, activate their best health and bulletproof their serenity in this age of overwhelmin. Well be talking about what we read over the break and what we want to read in the new year.
The books and folder are packaged in a canvas carrying bag. The club is free to join and the library will loan out copies of the books. The any book book club meets next on wednesday, october 3rd from 12. We meet at the black couches on the main floor of the burnaby campus library. Burnaby public library provides residents with a wide selection of stories, ideas and information. Songs, tickles, stories and lap games perfect for little tiny babies. Burnaby public library basic search select your search type from the drop down menu, enter your search term, and click on find or press enter. All library club members must attend the yearbook photo at lunch on thursday, january 30th. Search worldcat, a worldwide catalog of library holdings. Were the easiest book club around no required reading, just good conversation.
The longawaited, daring, and magnificent novel from the pulitzer prizewinning author of a visit from the goon squad. Students are invited to attend an organizational meeting where they have the. Discuss, debate, and devour great classics and new favourites in this dropin book club for adults. Request it from another library system via interlibrary loan. Burnaby public library offers young readers book club. Manhattan beach opens in brooklyn during the great depression. Chatting about them in one of the librarys lively book clubs. Join a book group at your local library, or start a new one. He may look like an ordinary 41yearold, but because of a rare condition, hes been alive for centuries.
Dont worry about buying the book, the library will supply the book, refreshments and snacks. Bcit burnaby library for bcit bookstore after hours web order pickup only. Children ages 512 are welcome to join us for informal chess games. Staff, faculty and students are invited to the next any book book club meeting dec 5, 12. Summer reading club picks motion commotion reads burnaby.729 378 414 682 899 999 95 1200 108 543 961 43 820 425 1406 439 69 581 1437 1406 247 814 691 130 1346 122 958 1599 1415 1493 971 354 311 1595 525 1385 1292 1006 196 1491 200 358 1091 612 593 643 578 1484