We’re on Twitter!

That’s right! Burnaby North’s Library is now on twitter where we will post the latest news, resources, and events. Be sure to check us out at

#NorthLibrary

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Vikings Read 2013 Launch Today!

Vikings Read titles will be launched today at lunch in the library!

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Vikings Read 2013 Soon to Be Launched

Itching for something good to read?  Tossing and turning at night in anticipation of this year’s titles?

The wait is almost over!

The Vikings Talk Committee will reveal this year’s selections on
Thursday, October 25th at lunch in the Library.  Join us!!!

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D.E.A.R. Prize Winners

Did you win a Chapters gift card?

D.E.A.R Prize Winners,

Come collect your Chapters gift cards in the library ASAP.

Caroline Wang (gr. 11); Celine Yuen (gr. 8); Raymond Wang (gr.9); Tracy Mok (gr. 10); Cindy Zhang (gr. 10).

Thanks you to everyone who participated in D.E.A.R. and don’t forget to come down to the library at lunch on Thursday for the Vikings Read launch!

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Drop Everything and Read!

official 2012 D.E.A.R. Poster!

It’s that time of year again! Drop Everything and Read will take place on Monday, October 22 during your Period 2,1,4, and 3 classes.

Teachers will read short selections of 4 of this year’s Vikings Read titles. Pay attention to the names of these Viking Read titles.

Come down to the library at the end of the day and fill out a contest form for the chance to win a Chapters gift card. Winners will be announced in Wednesday’s bulletin!

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Library Club committee meeting dates posted!

Hi everyone,

Library Club committee dates have been posted outside of the library except for shelvers and circ desk. Please attend your committee meeting dates. All meeting are held in the library’s periodical room. See you there!

  • Vikings Talk: Friday, Oct. 5 @ lunch
  • Circ Desk and Shelvers and helpers: Tuesday, Oct. 9 @ lunch
  • Decorators: Tuesday, Oct. 9 @ 3:15
  • Bibliophiles: Wednesday, Oct. 10 @ lunch
Attendance is mandatory!
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Library Club applications due Friday, Sept. 28

A big thank you to all the students who attended our first Library Club meeting of the year. It’s always wonderful to meet students who are as excited about the library as we are! Remember, all applications are due this Friday, September 28th by 3:45.

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Library Club General Meeting – Sept. 25 @ lunch

The Library Club prides itself on being one of Burnaby North’s largest clubs. It is great club to meet people and many of our members join year after year.  We’re inviting interested students to attend an organizational meeting on Tuesday, September 25th at lunch where we will discuss the different committees the library club has in detail. They are as follows:

  • Circulation Desk and Shelvers and Helpers work before school, at lunch or after school on assigned days.
  • The Decorators are students with an artistic flair who decorate the library and promote library events.
  • The Archivists, gathers articles and photos to maintain archives of activities and achievements of Burnaby North students.
  • Members of the Bibliophile, write and produce posts for the Library’s blog.
  • Vikings Talk members promote the Vikings Read selections and meet regularly for book club-type sessions.
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