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Friday: 9:00 to 5:00
Saturday: 10:00 to 5:00
Sunday: 12:00 to 5:00*

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Tech Talk: Science of the Future Series

We are proud to welcome Dr. Paul Tinari as he presents a thought-provoking series about technological innovations -- how they will change the way we live and work, and the creativity required to develop them. The series will be in three parts.

Dr. Paul Tinari (aka "Dr. Future") is an internationally renowned environmental and engineering consultant and author.

Registration is required for these free programs as space is limited. Join us for one, or come to them all! Go to our website (links for each event are below) to sign up online or phone the Help Desk at 604-554-7323.

3D Printing and How it Will Impact our Future

City Centre Branch, Room 136
1169 Pinetree Way
Wednesday, November 22, 7:00 - 8:30 pm

Dr. Tinari will share his expertise on 3D printing technology, the innovative ways it is being used today, and how it could be used in the future. Sign up online.

Introduction to 4D Printing: The New Era of Programmable Materials

City Centre Branch, Room 136
1169 Pinetree Way
Wednesday, December 13, 7:00 - 8:30 pm


What are the future uses and capabilities of 4D printing?

Dr. Tinari will describe a future where objects can change depending on the environment. Imagine an aircraft that reconfigures its wings in flight or a house that shrinks during a hurricane to avoid damage.

Discover the creative and ethical implications of this fascinating technology. Sign up online.

Develop Your Creative Thinking Skills

City Centre Branch, Room 136
1169 Pinetree Way
Wednesday, January 17, 2018, 7:00 - 8:30 pm

Contrary to what most people believe, you do not need to be born with creative thinking skills. They can be developed and improved.

Dr. Tinari will show you how to use your brain's capabilities to the fullest possible extent. Sign up online.

Library Locations
Poirier Branch
575 Poirier Street
Coquitlam, BC
V3J 6A9

City Centre Branch
1169 Pinetree Way
Coquitlam, BC
V3B 0Y1
604-554-READ (7323)