Events

2019


Tue, Feb 26
Holding the Man
Join us for a special screening of Holding the Man, the true story of writer, actor, and LGBTQ+ activist Timothy Conigrave.
Teens, Adults Community Room

Wed, Feb 27
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Crayons
Drop in for this casual session, where preschool-aged children will enjoy a short story and create a fun craft.
Early Years, Kids The Burrow
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Squamish Lil'wat longhouse
Join us for the Indigenous Canada MOOC (Massive Open Online Course), offered by the University of Alberta.
Adults Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
5-6-7 Book Club
This Book Club is for kids in Grades 5, 6, and 7 who love to read!
Kids Community Room
Sing, Unburied, Sing
Whistler Public Library and Armchair Books have joined forces to start a Community Book Club! The club meets on the last Wednesday of every month.
Adults Fireplace Lounge

Thu, Feb 28
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
FACES
This program is a great opportunity for parents, caregivers, and children to learn new life skills through hands-on activities and crafts.
Early Years, Kids Community Room
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
PIDI
Come build a supportive social network with other parents of young babies! Guest speakers present on a different parenting topic each week.
Early Years The Burrow
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Photo by Steve Andrews
Our popular travel series is back for 2019!
Adults Community Room
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
grey yarn
Calling all knitters - let's curl up by the fire and make something beautiful together.
Adults Fireplace Lounge

Fri, Mar 01
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Preschool Story Time
Books, songs, and rhymes for preschool children, accompanied by a caregiver.
Early Years The Burrow
We'll be closing at 3 p.m. on Friday, March 1.
All Ages

Sat, Mar 02
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Singing with the Babies
Bring your little one and let’s sing with the babies!
Early Years The Burrow
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Family Together Time
Come in and enjoy this parent-directed hour for children of all ages!
Early Years, Kids The Burrow

Mon, Mar 04
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
English Conversation Group
An English conversation group for those interested in practicing their English language skills while learning about life in Whistler and Canada.
Adults Community Room
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Words & Music
Join us with your 2 to 5 year old for a program that focuses on early literacy through music, rhyme, stories, and movement!
Early Years, Kids The Burrow
Are you new to Canada? Do you have questions? Drop by every Monday to get the answers you need from our Settlement Worker.
Adults Community Room
3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
The WorkBC Employment Services Centre is partnering with the Whistler Public Library to bring employment services to the village.
Adults Community Room
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Games Night
Join the Friends of the Library for fun and games!
Adults Community Room
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
A higher level general English group focusing on general English literacy including: speaking, listening, reading, writing and communication skills.
Adults Fireplace Lounge

Tue, Mar 05
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
rhyme and song
This program gives toddlers, parents, and caregivers the opportunity to learn songs, rhymes, and finger plays together.
Early Years The Burrow
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Whistler Children's Chorus
Whistler Children's Chorus is excited to join forces with Whistler Public Library!
Kids The Burrow
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
AWARE
AWARE and WPL present EcoFlix, our series of film screenings focused on a variety of environmental issues.
Adults Community Room
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Language exchange
Join us for a new language learning experience at Whistler Public Library!
Adults Fireplace Lounge

Wed, Mar 06
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Crayons
Drop in for this casual session, where preschool-aged children will enjoy a short story and create a fun craft.
Early Years, Kids The Burrow
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Squamish Lil'wat longhouse
Join us for the Indigenous Canada MOOC (Massive Open Online Course), offered by the University of Alberta.
Adults Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre

Thu, Mar 07
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
FACES
This program is a great opportunity for parents, caregivers, and children to learn new life skills through hands-on activities and crafts.
Early Years, Kids Community Room
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
PIDI
Come build a supportive social network with other parents of young babies! Guest speakers present on a different parenting topic each week.
Early Years The Burrow
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
writing consults
Need an expert opinion on your writing? The SFU Writer's Studio offers free one-on-one 45 minute consultations at Whistler Public Library.
Adults Community Room
Excel
Microsoft Excel can be intimidating, but it's an asset in many workplaces! Join Kendra Mazzei for this two-part introduction to the program.
Adults Community Room

Fri, Mar 08
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Preschool Story Time
Books, songs, and rhymes for preschool children, accompanied by a caregiver.
Early Years The Burrow