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Film Screening: Hidden Figures

Friday, July 20 | 6:00 pm to 8:10 pm
Tommy Douglas

Join Burnaby Public Library for the film screening of Hidden Figures.
Learn about the talented African-American female mathematicians that were instrumental in NASA’s winning the race against Russia to put a man in space.

This film is rated PG. The program is free but space is limited. Be sure to register online.
Interested in the full story? Read the non-fiction book by Margot Lee Shetterly, Hidden Figures.

Reading Buddies Program @ Langley Library

The Langley Literacy Network is offering a Reading Buddies program at several Langley libraries this fall. Little Buddies in Grades 1, 2 and 3 are paired up with a Big Buddy in Grades 10, 11 and 12 and they read together for one hour a week after school at the library. To apply as a Little Buddy or volunteer as a Big Buddy, pick up an application at participating Fraser Valley Regional Library libraries (Aldergrove, Langley, Fort Langley and Walnut Grove Libraries) starting September 1st.

For more information, contact Kailey at 604-217-2642 or