Library Champions Registration

If you’re interested in becoming a Library Champion, you must register for and attend an information session. See the schedule on right side of screen. Download the application form below and bring it with you to the information session. Do not drop off the application form at the library.

The Library Champions Project (LCP) is looking for newcomers who are:

  • A permanent resident, but not yet a Canadian citizen
  • 19 years of age or older
  • Enthusiastic about libraries
  • Interested in volunteering in the community to share information about library and settlement resources with other newcomers

Library Champion Registration

Over the last three years, the Library Champions Project has trained more than 1,200 new immigrants. With improved communication and presentation skills, these champions have shared library and settlement information with more than 74,000 other new immigrants!

Program Information and Registration

To become a Library Champion you must register and attend an information session.  

Information Sessions:

Bob Prittie Metrotown Branch
(Boardroom – 3rd Floor)
6100 Willingdon Ave, Burnaby
The training will start on April 30. There are still a few spots available. If you are interested in becoming a Champion, please contact Branka at branka.vlasic@librarychampions.ca.

Coquitlam Center Library
1169 Pinetree Way, Coquitam
Date: Thursday, April 18, 2019
Time: 6:00 – 7:30 pm (Room 127)

Richmond Brighouse Public Library
7700 Minoru Gate, Richmond
Date: Thursday, April 18, 2019
Time: 11:00 – 12:30 pm

West Vancouver Memorial Library
1950 Marine Drive, West Vancouver
Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Time: 11:00 – 12:30 pm

Upcoming Groups:

  1. October: Muriel Arnason Library, Libraries of Langley
  2. October: North Vancouver City Library
  3. November: Richmond Brighouse Library
  4. November: VPL Central Branch

Come back in September to register for an information session.