Spring break programs offered at library

Mission Library is the place to be this spring break

Purple Pirate Spring Break special

The Purple Pirate is coming to town! Bring the whole family to the library March 20, from 11 to 11:45 a.m. and enjoy the comedy and mystery of the high seas with the Purple Pirate.

 

Word Keepers

Daphne Sleigh will be speaking at the next Word Keepers meeting on March 21 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. For all writers, from the closet writer to the published author.

 

Upcycle It!

Turn old clothes into fabulous new fashion March 22 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Learn how to turn an old T-shirt into a new bag or a tank top, zippers into flowers, and more. Bring an old T-shirt. For ages 12-18.

 

Game On!

Get your Game On March 24 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Show off your mad gaming skills on our Wii, or try your hand at one of our crazy board games. There will be snacks. For ages 10-18.

 

The library is located at 33247 Second Ave. To register or for more information call 604-826-6610.

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