NOTICE TO PATRONS: Some Bob Prittie Metrotown events scheduled in March have been cancelled or had location changes due to branch renovations. Event listings have been updated with new location information where applicable. For more information, contact us at 604-436-5400.

Events & Programs

Tuesday, March 10
2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Kids grade 5 and up are invited to play board games at McGill Library.

Instruction, board games, snacks and pizza are provided!

Hosted by Imperial Hobbies.

Tuesday March 10
3:30 pm to 4:20 pm

puppetshow

SPRING BREAK PUPPET PALOOZA!

A free fun-filled puppet show for children aged 4 up.

Pick up tickets at the Tommy Douglas Information Desk after 10 a.m. on the day of the show. There will be NO advanced registration for this event.

No one will be admitted after the show has started. SPACE IS LIMITED – ARRIVE EARLY!

Tuesday March 10
6:30 pm to 7:20 pm

puppetshow

SPRING BREAK PUPPET PALOOZA!!!

A free fun-filled  puppet show for children aged 4 up.

Pick up tickets at the Tommy Douglas Information Desk after 10 a.m. on the day of the show. There will be NO advanced registration for this event.

No one will be admitted after the show has started. SPACE IS LIMITED – ARRIVE EARLY!

Wednesdays, March 11th and 18th (2 sessions)
10:30 am to 12:30 pm

This course will give you an introduction to the main features and functions of Excel. It is a two part class so you must attend both classes. Basic computer knowledge is necessary to register.

This class is free of charge but space is limited. Registration for classes begins on Monday March 2 at 10:00am. Please register in person at Tommy Douglas, or call 604-522-3971. This class is held in the Tommy Douglas computer lab.

Thursday March 12
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

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 Join us for a free family movie! All are welcome. Caregivers must accompany children 10 and under.

 No registration required, but space is limited.

10:15 am to 5:30 pm

lego clubCalling all builders! Kids ages 5-12 are invited to drop in anytime between 3:30 and 5:30 to play with the library's extensive LEGO collection. Moms and dads can join the fun too! Caregivers are required to accompany children 10 and under. Drop-in. No registration required.

Spring Lego Dates:

Friday, March 13, 3:30 to 5:30
Friday, March 20, 3:30 to 5:30
Friday, April 10, 3:30 to 5:30
Friday, May 8, 3:30 to 5:30
Friday, June 12, 3:30 to 5:30

Friday, March 13
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

 An all ages movie night. Parents must accompany children 10 years and under.

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Saturday, March 14
11:00 am to 2:00 pm

The monthly Knit2gether will take place Saturday, March 14 from 11am-2pm at Tommy Douglas Library, 7311 Kingsway, Burnaby
Come and enjoy a couple of hours of knitting, crochet, stitch and chat with like-minded people. We are an informal, friendly group. Everyone is welcome – all ages and all skill levels.
Bring your yarn and needles, scissors and supplies and get started! A limited number of needles and yarn will be available for those who want to give knitting/crocheting a try.
Tea will be provided. Please feel free to bring treats to share (optional).
Knit2gether is a free, drop-in event. No registration is required.
Please mark your calendars for the monthly dates:
Saturday, April 11, 11-2
Saturday, May 9, 11-2
Saturday, June 13, 11-2

Tuesday, March 17
10:30 am to 11:20 am

puppetshow

SPRING BREAK PUPPET PALOOZA!!

A free fun-filled puppet show for children aged 4 up.

Located in the Cameron Rec Centre, Hemlock/Spruce Room

Please line up outside the Hemlock/Spruce Room. There will be NO advanced registration for this event.

No one will be admitted after the show has started. SPACE IS LIMITED – ARRIVE EARLY!

Tuesday, March 17
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

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TOY STORY 2

Join us for a free family movie! All are welcome. Caregivers must accompany children 10 and under.

No registration required, but space is limited.

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