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Freedom to Read Week

What do Harry Potter, Captain Underpants, and  the dictionary all have in common? They’ve all been banned in various libraries and schools. This week is national Freedom to Read Week, which focuses on intellectual freedom, guaranteed under the Canadian Charter … Continue reading

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Speed Book Dating Books

Thank you to all who came to Speed Book Dating last week. I hope you all enjoyed it, and I know that I found a few new books that I want to read and am ordering for the library. Below … Continue reading

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Speed! Book! Dating!

Join us on Friday, February 10th for this year’s edition of Speed Book Dating. No, you’re not finding a person to date, you’re sharing your love for your favourite book, and maybe finding a new book to fall in love … Continue reading

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Library Club Christmas Party!

Thank you to all the library club members for their help with their various jobs in the library. Our Christmas party this year was well attended. Thanks for coming!

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Vikings Read 2017 Launch

Join us in the library at lunch on Thursday, October 27th for the launch of this year’s Vikings Read program. Check out which books are on the list and find one that you want to read. If you attend, you … Continue reading

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Drop Everything And Read!

Monday, October 24th is BC School Libraries Day. To celebrate, we’re going to DEAR (Drop Everything And Read). At the beginning of each class on Monday, your teachers are going to read you an excerpt from one of this year’s … Continue reading

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Vikings Read 2016 winner celebration!

It’s time! Join us in the library at lunch on Wednesday, May 25th, for the big reveal of this year’s Vikings Read winner. Which book will it be? Come find out. And eat cake.

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Vikings Talk: Feb. 17th Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong

Join us in the library at lunch on Wednesday, February 17th to discuss Prudence Shen and Faith Erin Hicks’ graphic novel Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong. It’s the school robotics club vs. the cheerleaders in an all-out election battle where club funding … Continue reading

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Stickboy: Opera and booktalk

On Wednesday, February 3rd, join us in the library at lunch for a book talk about Shane Koyczan’s novel/poem/autobiographical story Stickboy: a Novel in Verse. We’ll talk about the book, and also about the Vancouver Opera in Schools performance of … Continue reading

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Vikings read book talk: A Long Way Home

Join us in the library at lunch on Wednesday, January 13th, to discuss Saroo Brierly’s memoir A Long Way Home.  Bring your lunch and your opinions.

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