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Programs & Events for Kids

Explore children's events at your local NVDPL, or join online from anywhere!

Supporting kids to explore, imagine, learn and create!

Your NVDPL card is your free pass to books, movies, music, and so much more! Visit your local NVDPL for a dedicated kids area filled with great books for all reading levels, or enjoy lots of digital content from the comfort of your own home. 

Looking for fun, free events on the North Shore? The library has a variety of programs for learning, creating, and having fun with friends in your community! Explore events for children of all ages, from birth to the tween years, including storytimes, book clubs, arts & crafts events, opportunities to enjoy nature, seasonal celebrations, and more.

Digital Library

Homework Resources

Summer Reading Club

Fun & Games

An outdoor scene with a group of children and adults participating in a lively event. In the foreground, a woman wearing a straw hat and blue skirt leads dancing with children. A brass band is in the background playing music.

BC Summer Reading Club

2024 Theme: World of Curiosities/Monde de Curiosités
June 10–September 14

Get curious and explore your local public library with the BC Summer Reading Club (SRC)!

A low wooden shelf filled with childrens books.

Kids Reading Recommendations

Find your next favourite read with recommendations from NVDPL librarians!

If You Like Books Like...Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Hamza, Nina

Ahmed Aziz's epic year

Harrell, Rob.

The trouble with weasels

Ignatow, Amy.

The mighty odds

Patterson, James, 1947-

Jacky Ha-Ha gets the last laugh

Bates, Ron.

The unflushables

New Chapter Books - Grades 3-7

DiCamillo, Kate.


Guterson, Ben.

The world-famous Nine

Hallett, Braden

Teddy vs. the fuzzy doom

Orr, Wendy, 1953-

Out of the valley of horses

Marsh, Katherine.


Indigenous authors - Picturebooks

Campbell, Nicola I.

A day with Yayah

Vickers, Roy Henry, 1946-

A is for anemone : a first West Coast alphabet

Dandurand, Joseph A.

A magical sturgeon

O'Watch, Heather

Auntie's rez surprise

Lindstrom, Carole, 1964-

Autumn Peltier, water warrior

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