TERRY FOX LIBRARY

2470 Mary Hill Road
Port Coquitlam, BC V3C 3B1
Phone (604) 927-7999
Fax (604) 941-8365
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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
10am - 9pm
Thursday
10am - 9pm
Friday
10am - 5pm
Saturday
10am - 5pm
Sunday
Closed

Today's Date is Sunday May 24

Adults

Drop-In Tech Help
Friday, May 1 - Monday, Aug 31
By appointment
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Registration required

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. Call or visit the information desk to book a personalized half-hour appointment.

Conversation Circles
Thursday, May 7 - Thursday, Aug 27
Thursdays
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

If you are leaning English and want to practice speaking with other people in a friendly, casual place then join us for weekly guided discussions about Canadian culture, food, current events and other topics. Presented in partnership with SHARE family and Community Service.

Adult Learner Book Club
Friday, May 8 - Friday, Aug 14
Fridays, May 8, Jun 12, Jul 10, Aug 14
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Registration appreciated

Make new friends, read interesting books and practice English in a fun environment. Adults upgrading their reading skills or learning English are welcome to join. The books discussed vary from ELSA level 2 to 5 according to the reading levels and interests of the group.

Spirit of the Coast
Monday, Jun 1
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Registration appreciated

Join professional wilderness guide Chris Cooper as he recounts his Spirit of the Coast journey, a 1,200 km canoe trip from the Fraser River to the Alaskan border. The 90 day trek was made with an international team comprised of members from British Columbia, Ontario, Alberta, Scotland, England, the United States and the Kwantlen Nation.

Books by Design with Jan Westendorp
Saturday, Jun 6
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Self-publishing has emerged as a viable option for authors unwilling or unable to work with a traditional publisher. A professionally designed cover can help you maximize sales and marketing opportunities! In this workshop, sponsored by Tri-City Wordsmiths, Jan Westendrop will discuss how a book designer can help you avoid pitfalls and save money.

Sleep Remedies
Monday, Jun 8
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Registration appreciated

Many older adults find it difficult to get a good night's sleep. This workshop explores the reasons you may be having trouble and offers remedies and advice about lifestyle changes that may help you rest easier.

From Small Town to Big City: the Fabulous Fifties in Port Coquitlam
Thursday, Jun 25
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Registration appreciated

Port Coquitlam underwent an amazing amount of change in the 1950's, expanding and growing during this tumultuous era. Join Bryan Ness from the Port Coquitlam Heritage Society as he takes us back to this amazing time period through fascinating historic photographs and videos.

Kids

Babytime
Tuesday, May 5 - Tuesday, May 26
Tuesdays
10:15 am - 10:45 am

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.

Storytime
Wednesday, May 6 - Wednesday, May 27
Wednesdays
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.

Pyjama Storytime
Wednesday, May 6 - Wednesday, Aug 5
Wednesdays, May 6, June 3, July 8, August 5
6:45 pm - 7:15 pm

Tuck into a story! Children and caregivers will be entertained with stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Kids are encouraged to wear their pyjamas and bring their favourite stuffie. Storytime prepares children to learn to read.

LEGO® Club
Wednesday, May 13 - Wednesday, Jun 10
Wednesdays, May 13, Jun 10
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Love LEGO®? We provide the LEGO®, you bring your imagination! Come play, create, and experiment. LEGO® Club is a fun after school program for kids. Sign up for the day at the information desk. Each session is limited to 15 attendees so arrive early to avoid disappointment!

Storytime
Friday, May 15 - Saturday, Aug 15
Saturdays, May 16, Ju 20, July 18, Aug 15
11:00 am - 11:30 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.

French Storytime
Saturday, May 16 - Saturday, Aug 15
Saturdays, May 16, Jun 20, Jul 18, Aug 15
11:00 am - 11:30 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. This is Storytime is in French.

Storytime
Wednesday, Jul 8 - Wednesday, Jul 29
Wednesdays
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.

LEGO® Club
Wednesday, Jul 8 - Wednesday, Jul 29
Wednesdays
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Registration required

Love LEGO®? We provide the LEGO®, you bring your imagination! Come play, create, and experiment. LEGO® Club is a fun after school program for kids.

Norden the Magician
Friday, Jul 10
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!

Teen Only: Movie Afternoon
Friday, Jul 17 - Friday, Aug 21
Fridays Jul 17, Aug 21
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Watch one of this year's hottest new movies. Contact the library for movie titles. Bring your friends and we'll bring the popcorn. For ages 12+.

The Mobile Dairy Classroom Experience
Tuesday, Jul 21
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.

Terry Fox Library

Community of Port Coquitlam

Library Manager

Pat Dawson
2470 Mary Hill Road
Port Coquitlam, BC V3C 3B1
Phone (604) 927-7999
Fax (604) 941-8365

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