Thank you for your interest in the 2021 Burnaby Festival of Learning.

We are closely following all new information and advice about COVID-19 from regional and provincial health officers. We are following the current guidelines concerning the continued need to promote physical distancing, and we will with therefore proceed with the Festival planning with these guidelines in place until we are advised otherwise.

Further, we will provide timely updates on this page if and when an alternative version of the Burnaby Festival of Learning becomes possible in the coming months.

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We are grateful  for everyone’s help and support in this important time, and we are committed to working with our communities to minimize the risks wherever possible.

(SFU – one of our presenting partners – continues to monitor the COVID-19 situation and is providing helpful information on their COVID-19 FAQs page.)