MAPLE RIDGE PUBLIC LIBRARY

130-22470 Dewdney Trunk Road
Maple Ridge, BC V2X 5Z6
Phone (604) 467-7417
Fax (604) 467-7404
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Fully Accessible  WiFi Available  Book Drop  Self-Check Book Drop  Public Internet Stations Available  Colour Copier  Black & White Printer  Meeting Room(s) Available

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Upcoming Holiday Closures:

Canada Day:Wednesday, Jul 1st, 2015
Long Weekend:Sunday, Aug 2nd, 2015
B.C. Day:Monday, Aug 3rd, 2015
Long Weekend:Sunday, Sep 6th, 2015

Monday
10am - 9pm
Tuesday
10am - 9pm
Wednesday
10 am - 9pm
Thursday
10am - 9pm
Friday
10am - 9pm
Saturday
10am - 5pm
Sunday
1pm - 5pm

Today's Date is Monday May 25

Everyone

Spring Shred-a-Thon
Saturday, Jun 13
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Join us for the Friends of the Maple Ridge Public Library Spring Shred-a-thon fundraiser. Just in time for the end of tax season, Shred-it will be on hand to safely dispose of your confidential documents - anything from a few sheets of paper to boxes of documents for a small donation. 

 

Eid Celebration
Saturday, Jul 25
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join the library and the Islamic Society of Ridge Meadows to celebrate Eid, which marks the end of Ramadan on the Muslim calendar. Eid is a time for coming together as a community and renewing friendships and family ties. Learn about another culture, taste delicious food and celebrate together!

Adults

Drop-In Tech Help
Monday, May 4 - Monday, Aug 31
Mondays
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Learn how to use your tablet, laptop, or eReader to do things online you’ve always wanted to try. These practical hands-on sessions with library staff are designed for anyone with a device they can bring to the library, as well as those wanting to use a library computer.

Summer Film Nights
Tuesday, May 5 - Tuesday, Jun 16
Tuesdays
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Bring your friends and spend a relaxing evening at the library with a must-see world film. Friends of the Library will sell refreshments at intermission. Please contact the main floor desk to ask for a schedule.

Budgeting 101
Wednesday, May 27
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Registration appreciated

Join a representative from the Credit Counselling Society for an interactive and fun seminar on budgeting. You’ll learn the 6 steps to budgeting which will help you take control of your finances and give you peace of mind.

Life Without Driving
Thursday, Jun 4
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Losing the ability to drive can be profoundly difficult for seniors. This informative seminar, presented by the Council of Senior Citizens’ Organization of BC, will highlight signs of trouble, discuss advance planning, and explore alternatives to driving.

Seniors Walking Tour of the Library
Monday, Jun 8
10:30 am - 11:15 am

Have you ever wondered what happens with your books after you put them into the automated return slot? Where we plan our story times? Or how we bring in books from other FVRL locations? Find out on this behind-the-scenes Seniors Week walking tour, followed by tea and cookies!

Seniors Walking Tour of the Library
Tuesday, Jun 9
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Have you ever wondered what happens with your books after you put them into the automated return slot, where we plan our storytimes, or how we bring in books from other FVRL locations? Find out on this behind-the-scenes Seniors Week walking tour, followed by tea and cookies.

Seniors Social with the Silvertones
Thursday, Jun 18
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Al Smith and the Silvertones Senior Choir are back by popular demand! Join us for a relaxed afternoon of songs, stories, and laughter at our annual seniors social. Refreshments will be served.

Teens

Table Top Thursday
Thursday, Jun 11
May 7 & June 11
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Take a break from schoolwork and play some board games! We’ve got games like Settlers of Catan, Ticket to Ride, Carcassonne, and others. Snacks provided. For teens in Grade 7 and up.

Kids

Storytime
Tuesday, Jun 9 - Tuesday, Jul 28
Tuesdays
10:15 am - 10:45 am

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.

Norden the Magician
Monday, Jul 6
11:00 am - 11:45 am

He’s back! Norden brings his award-winning magic shows to libraries for the Summer Reading Club. Norden is an eight-time winner of the coveted Children’s Magician of the Year award. This magic show will feature some amazing tricks that you can "build" yourself and enjoy performing all year long!

Puppets in the Park
Wednesday, Jul 15 - Wednesday, Aug 19
Wednesdays, Jul 15, Aug 5, 19
6:45 pm - 7:15 pm

Meet the library’s smallest stars - our talented puppets! From fairy tales to jungle adventures, puppeteers will tell all types of tales to entertain the whole family. Pack your dinner and bring it along to our fabulous early-evening entertainment at the Memorial Peace Park Bandstand.  

The Mobile Dairy Classroom Experience
Thursday, Jul 16
10:30 am - 11:15 am

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.

LEGO Club
Friday, Jul 24
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Love LEGO®? We provide the LEGO®, you bring your imagination! Come play, create, and experiment. LEGO® Club is a fun afternoon program for kids. Library  LEGO® is limited, so bring your own if you have it. For ages 5 and up.

Maple Ridge Public Library

Community of Maple Ridge

Community Librarian

Jo-Ann Sleiman
tel: 604-467-7417
fax: 604-467-7404

Library Manager

Shawna Kristin
130-22470 Dewdney Trunk Rd.
Maple Ridge, B.C.
V2X 5Z6

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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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