Thursday, January 18, 2018
Monday, January 8, 2018
Happy New Year from your well-rested volunteers in the Friendshop!
We are back to regular hours.
Monday to Friday: 10am-4pm
We are closed only on days the GVPL is closed.
The Friendshop is located inside the entrance of the Central Branch, 735 Broughton.
Look forward to seeing you soon!
Thursday, December 7, 2017
Monday, October 30, 2017
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Last year, Rosemary Sullivan won the RBC Taylor Prize for her acclaimed book, Stalin's Daughter. This year's shortlist of exceptional Canadian non-fiction titles features biographies about Claude Monet and Guglielmo Marconi, a memoir about falling in love with a prison inmate serving a life sentence, and personal narratives about surviving Auschwitz, and combat in Lebanon. The winner will be announced March 6th. All books are available for borrowing at gvpl.ca. http://www.cbc.ca/books/mobile/touch/2017/01/5-books-make-the-rbc-taylor-prize-shortlist.html
Family Literacy Week Programs at GVPL
Tomorrow is Robbie Burns day, a day which celebrates Scotland's most famous poet. But do you know who Jean Armour is? In Melanie Murray's new book, Should Auld Acquaintance: The Woman Behind Robert Burns, she discusses how Jean Armour (Burns' wife) influenced and played a role in his writings. You can listen to an interview with Murray http://ow.ly/6Ail308jgQ6 , then check out the book at: http://ow.ly/EzYm308jgTb