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No Smoking in Parks, Trails & Green Spaces | No Charcoal Barbeques in Parks

Due to the dry weather and heat that could result in fire hazards, the City of Burnaby advises all park users that there is NO SMOKING permitted in the Burnaby parks, trails and green spaces.

Charcoal barbeques in City of Burnaby parks and beaches are prohibited. At this time, only propane gas barbeques are permitted. Please check the city’s website for updates on whether all types of barbequing will be banned if conditions worsen.

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Summer Fun at Civic Square

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Join us for concerts, outdoor movies, children's activities and community visual art projects. Located beside Bob Prittie Library – Metrotown Branch at Kingsborough and MacKay.

What's Happening Bar 

Summer Sundays Concert Series 
Free admission | All ages


  6-6:45pm    7-7:45pm
July 3    Walkman Brothers
Blues Duo
  Metropolitan Concert Band
July 10   Sacha Levin
Interactive djembe percussion circle
  Drum Syndicate
Interactive percussion ensemble
July 17   Christie Rose
Jazz/Folk
  Joline Baylis
Three piece folk band
July 24    BC Chinese Music Ensemble
Traditional Chinese music
  Deep Cove Big Band
Swing
Aug 7   Revealing Grace
Acoustic folk duo
  Nova Sol
Bosa Nova Style
Aug 14   Arezoo Maleki
Tar-Iranian traditional string 
  Neeraja Aptikar
Hinustani classical Indian vocals
Aug 21   Jirong Huang
Erhu (Chinese Violin)
  Michelle Kwan
Cuzheng (Chinese harp)
Aug 28   Hang Johnny
Hang Drum
  Ruffled Feathers
Folk/chamber pop group


Outdoor Movies  
Free admission│8:30-10pm

Aug 4   Minions
Aug 11   A Time in Quchi 
Movie in Mandarin with English subtitles. Please note start time is 8:15pm.
Aug 18   The Good Dinosaur
Aug 25  

Babe  
A live demonstration from the Paws Squad at 7:15-8pm. Find out more »

Bring your own blanket and join us for an evening movie in the park (rain or shine). For information, call 604-297-4572.

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Community Visual Arts Project: Creative Faces in Burnaby
Tuesdays, July 5, 12, 19 & 26, August 2 & 9 | 6:30-8pm│Free admission | All ages, weather permitting. 

Work with artist Mona Lochan as you explore different styles of portraiture using various drawing and painting techniques. Add your creative touch to this hands-on art installation which will be displayed in the Bob Prittie Library during the fall.

Children's Activities at Civic Square
Mondays 3-6pm│Tuesdays 5:45-8:45pm│Wednesdays 3-8pm

Join our play leader for a variety of sports and art activities. For more information call 604-297-4572

Summer Reading Club & Activities
Storytimes, craft programs, prize draws, and much more at the Bob Prittie Library. For more information call 604-436-5420.

Also: Burnaby Library celebrates its 60th Anniversary with “Word in the Square” on Saturday, September 10th.  Join us! 


For park hours call 604-570-4000. For library events call 604-436-5410 or visit www.bpl.bc.ca/events.

Contact Civic Square 

Kingsborough & McKay | Map
Located beside Bob Prittie Library
For square hours call 604-570-4000.