The Burnaby Festival of Learning, May 1-7, 2016, is a week-long celebration with 50+ free events to engage children, families, young adults and seniors alike. Capping SFU’s 50th Anniversary, the Festival will showcase performances, lectures, discussions, debates and book launches to connect the University’s strong history of research and dialogue with the City’s diversity in community programming.
Activities designed to inform, engage and spark conversations will be held at libraries, museums, galleries, parks, community centres and at the Simon Fraser University Burnaby campus. It all kicks off on Sunday, May 1, from 10 am to 3 pm with the City of Burnaby’s Rhodofest at Deer Lake Park (6450 Deer Lake Ave). It will finish up on Saturday, May 7 from 11 am – 3 pm at SFU’s Science Rendezvous on the Burnaby campus (8888 University Drive).