With Mother’s Day just around the corner, we’ll get you ready to offer the best gift to the one mother we all […]
Learn how to use rhymes, songs and felt stories to build connections in your early childhood development programs from experienced children’s librarians. […]
During this walking tour of Guichon Creek, you will learn about urban streams, the biological condition of Guichon Creek and future plans […]
SFU faculty researchers talk about how vaccines work, how to fight cancer with radioactive drugs and how to apply mathematics on high-dose […]
Join Rachel McKinley, Master Chocolatier at Purdy’s, as she takes you on a luscious journey through the origins and history of chocolate. […]
Advance, improve, and strengthen your skills with Lynda.com’s professional tutorials and Safari Books Online. Take a crash course on how to utilize […]
The annual Science Rendezvous and International Astronomy Day takes science out of the lab and onto the street! With over 100s of […]
In this workshop, participants will learn various strategies to explore the night sky. A custom constellation matrix will be a valuable takeaway […]
Since the first planet outside our solar system was discovered in 1995, about 4000 such exoplanets have been confirmed to orbit stars […]
Completely FREE learning events for everyone!
The Burnaby Festival of Learning features dozens of free events designed for people at all stages of life. Art exhibits, hands-on workshops, science shows, Pechakucha Night – the festival is bursting at the seams with fresh, vibrant events.
Celebrate unconventional lifelong learning!
Learning never ends, and that’s awesome. It seems like there’s something new to learn every day – new technology, new world events, new cultural lenses to explore – the world is always changing, and we keep on learning. Studies have shown that active participation leads to better understanding. That’s what the Festival is all about!
A full week of fun and exciting learning experiences and opportunities for the entire community. Learn, grow, and thrive!