Celebrate the World Cup with us!
Canada takes the world stage at the 2022 FIFA World Cup, marking its first appearance in 36 years. Soccer fans across the country unite to watch Canada play in Group F at the World Cup, with matches against Belgium, Morocco, and Croatia.
The 2022 FIFA World Cup is the first to be hosted in the Middle East in the tournament's 92-year history. The 64-match tournament takes place in Qatar from November 20th to December 18th.
Happening in our Branches
Come in to our Central branch and watch all Team Canada games, starting November 23rd at 2:00pm. Games will stream live on the 2nd Floor, in Rooms A and B.
Plus, don't miss World Cup themed drop-in programs for the whole family!
November 18th, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
P.A. Days at the Library: Make a Kit for Team Canada (Ages 4-12)
November 26th, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Imagination Stations: World Cup Crafts (All Ages)
Location: Central Branch, 2nd Floor, Room A/B
December 16th, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Pop-up Up Program: Design a World Cup Flag (All Ages)
Location: Central Branch, 1st Floor, Children's Area
Head to our events calendar to learn more: https://www.rhpl.ca/programs.
Themed Book Lists!
Don't miss staff picks on the best of soccer and world cup themed books from our catalogue in the featured books below. Visit us at your local branch for more titles and to check availability.
You can also browse through our digital book collections on OverDrive for themed eBooks and audiobooks. Select from the world cup booklist online or check out titles from our World Cup Kids Booklist here.