February is Black History Month, or African-American History Month; an annual observance in Canada. It is a time in which we celebrate and remember all the ways that black Canadians have contributed to Canada’s history and culture and provides an opportunity to learn more about African cultures. Continue reading
Many newcomers, upon discovering their local library, are surprised to find the wealth of information and services specifically designed to help them settle in their new home. The West Vancouver Memorial Library is no exception.
To help you learn to use your library, and the many services they offer, they created a five-minute video titled: Welcome to the Library. This video is available in SEVEN languages. Yes, you read that right: *7*: English, French, Farsi, Korean, Chinese, Tagalog and Japanese. Continue reading
Libraries in BC are free for residents of British Columbia and it’s very easy to become a member. The benefits are bountiful, much like this beautiful province of ours. Continue reading