Monthly Archives: October 2015
Victoria Book Prizes Winners
Congratulations to Julie Paul, winner of the 2015 Victoria Butler Book Prize for The Pull of the Moon and to Chris Tougas, winner of the 2015 Bolen Books Children’s Book Prize for Dojo Daycare. Interviews and book reviews here.
Homelessness Action Week
October 11-17 is Homelessness Action Week. Winter items and everyday essentials are being collected at all ten GVPL branches.
Teen Volunteers needed for French Reading Buddies
Earn volunteer hours while you mentor children in Grades 1-4 with reading practice, literacy based activities and fun. Details here.
Get Ready to ShakeOut!
At 10:15 am on October 15, all GVPL branches will be participating in The Great ShakeOut: “Drop, Cover, and Hold On”, the world’s largest earthquake in the drill. For more information, see ShakeOutBC.ca.
Canadian Library Month
October is Canadian Library Month and we’re sharing the love. Drop by and visit a branch or see what’s happening in our program calendar!