Burnaby

Burnaby Public Library (McGill branch)

Burnaby Public Library (McGill branch), 4595 Albert St., Burnaby | 604-299-8955 | Map

Co-sponsored by the Burnaby Public Library.

  • Mon, 18 Sep 2017 7:00 PM
    What are the elements that make a true home?
    Moderator: Jasmine Parmar
    Can we make a home within ourselves instead of from material things? What does "home" mean to someone who never felt safe in their childhood home? To someone who is currently living "houseless" on the streets? How does a sense of "home "change if you are travelling constantly?

  • Mon, 16 Oct 2017 7:00 PM
    What does food security mean to you?
    Moderator: Kalpna Solanki
    How do communities ensure their ongoing food supply and what are possible disruptions? How do climactic or political change and instability impact our access to food? Is food shortage really an issue, or is it more of a problem with food waste?

  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 7:00 PM
    Water: is it a human right?
    Moderator: Kalpna Solanki
    Does government owe safe drinking water to its residents? What can we rightfully expect from our government as population increases and densifies and infrastructure ages? What can we, as residents, do to conserve water?

  • Mon, 11 Dec 2017 7:00 PM
    Jobs in the pipeline: who are the winners and losers in the battles over pipelines?
    Moderator: Kalpna Solanki
    What is the connection between jobs and oil pipelines? Are there job losses to match the job gains? What are the broader social priorities when jobs and land are at stake?


Burnaby Public Library (Tommy Douglas branch)

Burnaby Public Library (Tommy Douglas branch), Adult Program Room, 7311 Kingsway, Burnaby | 604-522-3971  | Map

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The Sanctuary in Brentwood

The Sanctuary in Brentwood, Brentwood Presbyterian Church, 1600 Delta Ave, Burnaby | 604-924-9650 | Map