ABBOTSFORD COMMUNITY LIBRARY


OPEN TODAY from 10am - 9pm
Monday10am - 9pm
Tuesday10am - 9pm
Wednesday10am - 9pm
Thursday10am - 9pm
Friday10am - 5pm
Saturday10am - 5pm
Sunday1pm - 5pm

Wacky Wednesday - Wed Jul 8, 10:30am-11:00am

A little bit of this and a little bit of that: stories, singing, crafts, dancing, puppets - and lots of fun, wackiness, and laughter for kids of all ages and stages!

Wacky Wednesday - Wed Jul 15, 10:30am-11:00am

A little bit of this and a little bit of that: stories, singing, crafts, dancing, puppets - and lots of fun, wackiness, and laughter for kids of all ages and stages!

Science World On The Road - Mon Jul 20, 2:00pm-2:45pm

Science World On The Road presents spectacular and engaging science demonstrations with lots of audience interaction. Family audiences will witness and explore topics like air pressure, electricity, chemistry, and motion. Chickens may fly, marshmallows may erupt and you may even have a chance to come on stage and help our presenters with an experiment.

Wacky Wednesday - Wed Jul 22, 10:30am-11:00am

A little bit of this and a little bit of that: stories, singing, crafts, dancing, puppets - and lots of fun, wackiness, and laughter for kids of all ages and stages!

The Mobile Dairy Classroom Experience - Thu Jul 23, 2:00pm-2:45pm

How many litres of milk does a cow produce each day? What do cows eat? These questions and many more will be answered at the Mobile Dairy Classroom Experience. Watch and learn as knowledgeable staff demonstrate how to milk a dairy cow and how to feed a new calf.

Wacky Wednesday - Wed Jul 29, 10:30am-11:00am

A little bit of this and a little bit of that: stories, singing, crafts, dancing, puppets - and lots of fun, wackiness, and laughter for kids of all ages and stages!

Ventriloquist Kellie Haines - Wed Aug 5, 2:00pm-2:45pm

Ventriloquist Kellie Haines started talking to her stuffed animals at an early age, and when she was 8 years old, they started talking back! A multitalented entertainer with a background in theatre, clowning, singing and dance, Kellie wows audiences of all ages! Build your imagination with talking birds and singing frogs as Kellie and her friends guide you on a hilarious adventure.

Music with Marnie - Mon Aug 24, 2:00pm-2:45pm

Described as one of the "best performers of her generation" by the Vancouver International Children's Festival, Marnie Grey performs funky, educational and interactive tunes that will have kids dancing and singing along during every song. Music with Marnie is music that makes you move!

Friends of the Abbotsford Libraries - Tue Sep 1, 1:00pm-3:00pm

The Friends of the Abbotsford Libraries invite you to join them. If you have some time to spare, love your public library, and would like to make some new friends, this is the volunteer opportunity for you! Phone 604-859-7814 ext 1232 to find out the location of the next meeting or for more information.

Kept In Stitches - Sat Sep 5, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Drop in on Saturdays for a relaxing afternoon of stitching and socializing with other crafters.

Storytime - Wed Sep 9, 10:30am-11:00am

Introduce kids to the love of books and language with Storytime! Children and caregivers will enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Storytime prepares children to learn to read.

Kept In Stitches - Sat Sep 12, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Drop in on Saturdays for a relaxing afternoon of stitching and socializing with other crafters.

Storytime - Wed Sep 16, 10:30am-11:00am

Introduce kids to the love of books and language with Storytime! Children and caregivers will enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Storytime prepares children to learn to read.

Kept In Stitches - Sat Sep 19, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Drop in on Saturdays for a relaxing afternoon of stitching and socializing with other crafters.

Storytime - Wed Sep 23, 10:30am-11:00am

Introduce kids to the love of books and language with Storytime! Children and caregivers will enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Storytime prepares children to learn to read.

Fall Into September Book Sale - Thu Sep 24, 12:00pm-4:00pm

Fall has arrived and a new school year has begun. Celebrate the change of seasons with a book sale fundraiser hosted by the Friends of the Abbotsford Libraries - free refreshments are on offer too. Take advantage of those wonderful book sale prices and stock up your home library for reading by the fireplace on those cool autumn nights.

India Welcomes You! - Sat Sep 26, 11:00am-3:00pm

Celebrate the customs of India. Explore the varied richness of one of the world's oldest cultures at this special Culture Days presentation.

Kept In Stitches - Sat Sep 26, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Drop in on Saturdays for a relaxing afternoon of stitching and socializing with other crafters.

Storytime - Wed Sep 30, 10:30am-11:00am

Introduce kids to the love of books and language with Storytime! Children and caregivers will enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Storytime prepares children to learn to read.

Read Aloud to a Therapy Dog - Thu Oct 1, 3:00pm-4:00pm

Reading aloud is an opportunity to enjoy the power of words and stories, especially when they are shared. Encourage your child to read aloud by reading for 15 minutes to a sweet and friendly therapy dog trained by St. John Ambulance. Parents/caergivers must remain with their child while he or she shares a storybook with these especially supportive listeners.

Kept In Stitches - Sat Oct 3, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Drop in on Saturdays for a relaxing afternoon of stitching and socializing with other crafters.

Friends of the Abbotsford Libraries - Tue Oct 6, 1:00pm-3:00pm

The Friends of the Abbotsford Libraries invite you to join them. If you have some time to spare, love your public library, and would like to make some new friends, this is the volunteer opportunity for you! Phone 604-859-7814 ext 1232 to find out the location of the next meeting or for more information.

Storytime - Wed Oct 7, 10:30am-11:00am

Introduce kids to the love of books and language with Storytime! Children and caregivers will enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Storytime prepares children to learn to read.

Kept In Stitches - Sat Oct 10, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Drop in on Saturdays for a relaxing afternoon of stitching and socializing with other crafters.

Storytime - Wed Oct 14, 10:30am-11:00am

Introduce kids to the love of books and language with Storytime! Children and caregivers will enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Storytime prepares children to learn to read.

Kept In Stitches - Sat Oct 17, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Drop in on Saturdays for a relaxing afternoon of stitching and socializing with other crafters.

Storytime - Wed Oct 21, 10:30am-11:00am

Introduce kids to the love of books and language with Storytime! Children and caregivers will enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Storytime prepares children to learn to read.

Financial Credit History and Microloans - Wed Oct 21, 7:00pm-8:00pm

If you are an immigrant to Canada, come learn about credit history and how credit scores affect your life in Canada. Learn also about opportunities for newcomers to access small loans to reach career goals. Presented by Vancity and Abbotsford Community Services' Multicultural and Immigrant Services department.

Kids' Yoga - Fri Oct 23, 3:00pm-4:00pm

Join us for a playful approach to yoga for kids with focus on improving concentration, supporting body and brain development, promoting imagination, and reaching optimal health. For children ages 6 to 10. No experience is necessary.

Kept In Stitches - Sat Oct 24, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Drop in on Saturdays for a relaxing afternoon of stitching and socializing with other crafters.

Storytime - Wed Oct 28, 10:30am-11:00am

Introduce kids to the love of books and language with Storytime! Children and caregivers will enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Storytime prepares children to learn to read.

Tea Tasting - Thu Oct 29, 3:00pm-4:00pm

Make your daily cuppa extra special by infusing it with new flavours and varieties. Join a tea expert to discover tastes, textures and aromas of teas from around the world, as well historical background and hints on steeping.

Kept In Stitches - Sat Oct 31, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Drop in on Saturdays for a relaxing afternoon of stitching and socializing with other crafters.

Friends of the Abbotsford Libraries - Tue Nov 3, 1:00pm-3:00pm

The Friends of the Abbotsford Libraries invite you to join them. If you have some time to spare, love your public library, and would like to make some new friends, this is the volunteer opportunity for you! Phone 604-859-7814 ext 1232 to find out the location of the next meeting or for more information.

Storytime - Wed Nov 4, 10:30am-11:00am

Introduce kids to the love of books and language with Storytime! Children and caregivers will enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Storytime prepares children to learn to read.

Downloading eBooks - Wed Nov 4, 6:30pm-8:00pm

With the variety of eBooks available through FVRL, it's easier than ever to read the books you love! Join us and get the lowdown on how to enjoy reading on your computer or portable device at this group information session.

Kept In Stitches - Sat Nov 7, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Drop in on Saturdays for a relaxing afternoon of stitching and socializing with other crafters.

Babytime - Thu Nov 12, 11:30am-12:00pm

Make language fun! Start early with Babytime. Help your baby develop speech and language skills - enjoy bouncing, singing and rhyming with stories. Babytime is a fun, social bonding activity for babies AND caregivers.

Kept In Stitches - Sat Nov 14, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Drop in on Saturdays for a relaxing afternoon of stitching and socializing with other crafters.

Storytime - Wed Nov 18, 10:30am-11:00am

Introduce kids to the love of books and language with Storytime! Children and caregivers will enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Storytime prepares children to learn to read.

Babytime - Thu Nov 19, 11:30am-12:00pm

Make language fun! Start early with Babytime. Help your baby develop speech and language skills - enjoy bouncing, singing and rhyming with stories. Babytime is a fun, social bonding activity for babies AND caregivers.

Kept In Stitches - Sat Nov 21, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Drop in on Saturdays for a relaxing afternoon of stitching and socializing with other crafters.

Storytime - Wed Nov 25, 10:30am-11:00am

Introduce kids to the love of books and language with Storytime! Children and caregivers will enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Storytime prepares children to learn to read.

Babytime - Thu Nov 26, 11:30am-12:00pm

Make language fun! Start early with Babytime. Help your baby develop speech and language skills - enjoy bouncing, singing and rhyming with stories. Babytime is a fun, social bonding activity for babies AND caregivers.

Kept In Stitches - Sat Nov 28, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Drop in on Saturdays for a relaxing afternoon of stitching and socializing with other crafters.

Friends of the Abbotsford Libraries - Tue Dec 1, 1:00pm-3:00pm

The Friends of the Abbotsford Libraries invite you to join them. If you have some time to spare, love your public library, and would like to make some new friends, this is the volunteer opportunity for you! Phone 604-859-7814 ext 1232 to find out the location of the next meeting or for more information.

Storytime - Wed Dec 2, 10:30am-11:00am

Introduce kids to the love of books and language with Storytime! Children and caregivers will enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Storytime prepares children to learn to read.

Babytime - Thu Dec 3, 11:30am-12:00pm

Make language fun! Start early with Babytime. Help your baby develop speech and language skills - enjoy bouncing, singing and rhyming with stories. Babytime is a fun, social bonding activity for babies AND caregivers.

Kept In Stitches - Sat Dec 5, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Drop in on Saturdays for a relaxing afternoon of stitching and socializing with other crafters.

Storytime - Wed Dec 9, 10:30am-11:00am

Introduce kids to the love of books and language with Storytime! Children and caregivers will enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Storytime prepares children to learn to read.

Babytime - Thu Dec 10, 11:30am-12:00pm

Make language fun! Start early with Babytime. Help your baby develop speech and language skills - enjoy bouncing, singing and rhyming with stories. Babytime is a fun, social bonding activity for babies AND caregivers.

Kept In Stitches - Sat Dec 12, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Drop in on Saturdays for a relaxing afternoon of stitching and socializing with other crafters.

Storytime - Wed Dec 16, 10:30am-11:00am

Introduce kids to the love of books and language with Storytime! Children and caregivers will enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Storytime prepares children to learn to read.

Babytime - Thu Dec 17, 11:30am-12:00pm

Make language fun! Start early with Babytime. Help your baby develop speech and language skills - enjoy bouncing, singing and rhyming with stories. Babytime is a fun, social bonding activity for babies AND caregivers.

Kept In Stitches - Sat Dec 19, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Drop in on Saturdays for a relaxing afternoon of stitching and socializing with other crafters.

Upcoming Holiday Closures:

Long Weekend - Sun, Aug 2
B.C. Day - Mon, Aug 3
Long Weekend - Sun, Sep 6
Labour Day - Mon, Sep 7

Abbotsford Community Library

Address:

33355 Bevan Avenue
Abbotsford BC
V2S 0E7
Phone (604) 853-1753
Fax (604) 853-7861
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Fully Accessible  WiFi Available  Public Internet Stations Available  Self-Check Book Drop  Colour Copier  Colour Printer

Questions? Contact us


Library Manager

Hilary Russell, BA, MLS
Clearbrook Library
32320 George Ferguson Way
Abbotsford, BC
V2T 6N4

tel: 604-859-7814
fax: 604-859-7329

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City of Langley Library's outside book drop is closed. To drop your materials off after hours please visit any of the Langley Township libraries.

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