Events

Science of Structures

Put your engineering skills to the test! Using a variety of materials we’ll design and build some amazing structures. Try your hand at building the strongest bridge, the tallest tower, or anything else your science skills can come up with!

Date and Time: Wednesday September 19, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 7 years and up

Fee: Free, drop-in!

Room: Magna

September 19th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Time for Toddlers - Session 1, Fall 2018

Introduce your toddler to stories, rhymes and finger plays in a fun and interactive setting!

 Toddlers must be at least 14 months old at the beginning of the program. Toddlers are to be accompanied by an adult.                                                   

September 20th, 9:30am to 10:00am
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Drop-in Preschool Story Time! - Fall 2018

Join our amazing new model of Preschool Story Time! Kids and their caregivers will listen to stories, do crafts and activities, sing terrific songs, maybe even watch a movie, and have a wonderful time!

Day & Time: Thursdays 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Dates: September 13-December 13

Ages: 3 – 5 years             

Fee: Free, drop in!

Location: Optimist Room

 

September 20th, 10:30am to 11:15am
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Coding with Raspberry Pi

Come learn about the cutest computer of them all: Raspberry Pi! We’ll learn the basics of how and what Raspberry Pi is, and then we’ll design a game using Scratch or Python on our Pi’s!

Dates: Thursdays September 20 and 27, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 10-13 years

Fee: Free with advance registration (registration opens August 21 at 9:30 a.m.).

Room: Optimist

 

 

 

 

September 20th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Friday Family Story Time - Fall 2018

Drop in any Friday for a family storytime! Friday Family Storytime is full of stories, songs, rhymes and lots of fun for children 6 years and under with a parent or caregiver.

Date: Fridays September 7-December 14

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for 6 years and younger

Fee: Free, drop in

Location: Optimist Room 

September 21st, 10:30am to 11:00am
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Saturday Family Storytime - Fall 2018

Kids and their caregivers are invited to join the fun in Family Storytime! Explore the magic of books, songs and rhymes together.

Please drop in for one or all sessions!

Date: Saturdays September 22, October 6 and 20, November 3 and 17, December 8, December 15

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for children 6 years and under.

Fee: FREE, no registration required.

Location: Optimist Room

September 22nd, 10:30am to 11:00am
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Slime Party!

Slime Party! In celebration of Science Literacy Week (September 17th - 23rd,  2018)

Make your own slime, add cool things like glitter, decorate your slime container, and take it home for some slimey fun!

Date: Saturday September 22

Time: 2:30-4:00 p.m. (or until supplies run out)

Ages: 7 years and up

Free, drop in! Attendees will be admitted in shifts. Tickets will be issued starting at 2pm for the shifts.

Room: Optimist

September 22nd, 2:30pm to 4:00pm
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Library Building Days

Join us for some creative building fun at the Library’s Building Days! We have lots of LEGO® and Duplo® for you to build with, and awesome books to give you ideas! You’ll have a chance to meet new friends and work together with them to make amazing LEGO® creations!

Dates: Saturdays October 6, November 3 and December 15 and P.A. Day Monday September 24!

Time: 2:30-4:00 p.m.

Ages: 2 years and up

Fee: Free, drop in!

Room: Optimist

September 24th, 2:30pm to 4:00pm
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Paws 4 Stories

Paws 4 Stories is an awesome program for beginning and struggling readers who like dogs!  It’s an exciting opportunity to read aloud to a dog and make a friend! Dogs and their owners are trained and generously provided by St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog Program. Many children find that reading aloud to a trained dog is much less stressful than reading to a person, which helps encourage them and allow them to enjoy reading!

Date: Mondays September 24, October 1, 15, 22, October 29, and November 5, 12, 19 

September 24th, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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Books for Babies - Session 1, Fall 2018

Come and enjoy a bouncing, tickling and singing good time as we introduce your baby to stories and lap activities! Babies must be 13 months or younger at the beginning of the program. Babies are to be accompanied by an adult.

Day & Time: Tuesdays, 9:35–10:00 a.m.

Dates: September 18, 25, October 2 and 9

Ages: Up to 13 Months

Fee: FREE with advance registration

Location: Optimist Room

September 25th, 9:30am to 10:00am
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Tales for Twos and Threes - Fall 2018

Tales for Twos and Threes is the perfect introduction to storytime and group activities! We read stories, sing songs, and learn rhymes! We colour, play with blocks and do other awesome activities! This story time is designed for ages 2 and 3, but anyone is welcome to give it a try!

Day & Time: Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11:15 a.m.

Dates: Tuesdays September 11-December 11

Ages: 2 and 3 years 

Fee: FREE, drop in.

Location: Optimist Room

September 25th, 10:30am to 11:15am
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Kids Love Knitting

A drop-in knitting club for youth 7 years and up. We welcome all ability levels from beginner to expert--instruction and help are available as needed. Bring your needles and yarn (practise supplies are provided, but bring your own if you want to take it home), and come join the knitters!

Date and Time: Tuesdays September 11-December 18, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 7 years and up with an interest in learning to knit!

Fee: Free, drop-in.

Room: Lebovic

September 25th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Tickles and Tunes for Babies and Toddlers - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 9:45 – 10:15 a.m.    

Ages: 6 months – 3 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

September 26th, 9:45am to 10:15am
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Tickles and Tunes for Families - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.  

Ages: 6 months – 5 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

September 26th, 10:30am to 11:00am
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FIRST® LEGO® League Jr.

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr. is an amazing chance for kids to use their curiosity and creativity to develop solutions for real problems using science, technology and LEGO®! This program requires a great deal of teamwork, patience and concentration--we do have fun, and we do build with LEGO®, but it’s much more than that, so please be prepared!

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-December 12

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 8-10 years.

September 26th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Time for Toddlers - Session 1, Fall 2018

Introduce your toddler to stories, rhymes and finger plays in a fun and interactive setting!

 Toddlers must be at least 14 months old at the beginning of the program. Toddlers are to be accompanied by an adult.                                                   

September 27th, 9:30am to 10:00am
Event Type: 

Drop-in Preschool Story Time! - Fall 2018

Join our amazing new model of Preschool Story Time! Kids and their caregivers will listen to stories, do crafts and activities, sing terrific songs, maybe even watch a movie, and have a wonderful time!

Day & Time: Thursdays 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Dates: September 13-December 13

Ages: 3 – 5 years             

Fee: Free, drop in!

Location: Optimist Room

 

September 27th, 10:30am to 11:15am
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Coding with Raspberry Pi

Come learn about the cutest computer of them all: Raspberry Pi! We’ll learn the basics of how and what Raspberry Pi is, and then we’ll design a game using Scratch or Python on our Pi’s!

Dates: Thursdays September 20 and 27, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 10-13 years

Fee: Free with advance registration (registration opens August 21 at 9:30 a.m.).

Room: Optimist

 

 

 

 

September 27th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Friday Family Story Time - Fall 2018

Drop in any Friday for a family storytime! Friday Family Storytime is full of stories, songs, rhymes and lots of fun for children 6 years and under with a parent or caregiver.

Date: Fridays September 7-December 14

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for 6 years and younger

Fee: Free, drop in

Location: Optimist Room 

September 28th, 10:30am to 11:00am
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Paws 4 Stories

Paws 4 Stories is an awesome program for beginning and struggling readers who like dogs!  It’s an exciting opportunity to read aloud to a dog and make a friend! Dogs and their owners are trained and generously provided by St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog Program. Many children find that reading aloud to a trained dog is much less stressful than reading to a person, which helps encourage them and allow them to enjoy reading!

Date: Mondays September 24, October 1, 15, 22, October 29, and November 5, 12, 19 

October 1st, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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Books for Babies - Session 1, Fall 2018

Come and enjoy a bouncing, tickling and singing good time as we introduce your baby to stories and lap activities! Babies must be 13 months or younger at the beginning of the program. Babies are to be accompanied by an adult.

Day & Time: Tuesdays, 9:35–10:00 a.m.

Dates: September 18, 25, October 2 and 9

Ages: Up to 13 Months

Fee: FREE with advance registration

Location: Optimist Room

October 2nd, 9:30am to 10:00am
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Tales for Twos and Threes - Fall 2018

Tales for Twos and Threes is the perfect introduction to storytime and group activities! We read stories, sing songs, and learn rhymes! We colour, play with blocks and do other awesome activities! This story time is designed for ages 2 and 3, but anyone is welcome to give it a try!

Day & Time: Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11:15 a.m.

Dates: Tuesdays September 11-December 11

Ages: 2 and 3 years 

Fee: FREE, drop in.

Location: Optimist Room

October 2nd, 10:30am to 11:15am
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Kids Love Knitting

A drop-in knitting club for youth 7 years and up. We welcome all ability levels from beginner to expert--instruction and help are available as needed. Bring your needles and yarn (practise supplies are provided, but bring your own if you want to take it home), and come join the knitters!

Date and Time: Tuesdays September 11-December 18, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 7 years and up with an interest in learning to knit!

Fee: Free, drop-in.

Room: Lebovic

October 2nd, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Audience: 

Tickles and Tunes for Babies and Toddlers - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 9:45 – 10:15 a.m.    

Ages: 6 months – 3 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

October 3rd, 9:45am to 10:15am
Event Type: 

Tickles and Tunes for Families - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.  

Ages: 6 months – 5 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

October 3rd, 10:30am to 11:00am
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FIRST® LEGO® League Jr.

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr. is an amazing chance for kids to use their curiosity and creativity to develop solutions for real problems using science, technology and LEGO®! This program requires a great deal of teamwork, patience and concentration--we do have fun, and we do build with LEGO®, but it’s much more than that, so please be prepared!

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-December 12

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 8-10 years.

October 3rd, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Preteen Book Club

Do you love reading? Join our Preteen Book Club and make new friends with other book lovers! We’ll talk about our favourite books, do cool activities, and read and discuss some awesome new titles together.

Dates: Wednesdays October 3, November 7, December 5, 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Ages: Grades 5, 6 and 7

Fee: Free with advance registration (library card required)

Room: Optimist

October 3rd, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Time for Toddlers - Session 1, Fall 2018

Introduce your toddler to stories, rhymes and finger plays in a fun and interactive setting!

 Toddlers must be at least 14 months old at the beginning of the program. Toddlers are to be accompanied by an adult.                                                   

October 4th, 9:30am to 10:00am
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Drop-in Preschool Story Time! - Fall 2018

Join our amazing new model of Preschool Story Time! Kids and their caregivers will listen to stories, do crafts and activities, sing terrific songs, maybe even watch a movie, and have a wonderful time!

Day & Time: Thursdays 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Dates: September 13-December 13

Ages: 3 – 5 years             

Fee: Free, drop in!

Location: Optimist Room

 

October 4th, 10:30am to 11:15am
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Friday Family Story Time - Fall 2018

Drop in any Friday for a family storytime! Friday Family Storytime is full of stories, songs, rhymes and lots of fun for children 6 years and under with a parent or caregiver.

Date: Fridays September 7-December 14

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for 6 years and younger

Fee: Free, drop in

Location: Optimist Room 

October 5th, 10:30am to 11:00am
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Saturday Family Storytime - Fall 2018

Kids and their caregivers are invited to join the fun in Family Storytime! Explore the magic of books, songs and rhymes together.

Please drop in for one or all sessions!

Date: Saturdays September 22, October 6 and 20, November 3 and 17, December 8, December 15

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for children 6 years and under.

Fee: FREE, no registration required.

Location: Optimist Room

October 6th, 10:30am to 11:00am
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Library Building Days

Library Building Days

Join us for some creative building fun at the Library’s Building Days! We have lots of LEGO® and Duplo® for you to build with, and awesome books to give you ideas! You’ll have a chance to meet new friends and work together with them to make amazing LEGO® creations!

Dates: Saturdays October 6, November 3 and December 15 and P.A. Day Monday September 24!

Time: 2:30-4:00 p.m.

Ages: 2 years and up

Fee: Free, drop in!

October 6th, 2:30pm to 4:00pm
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Books for Babies - Session 1, Fall 2018

Come and enjoy a bouncing, tickling and singing good time as we introduce your baby to stories and lap activities! Babies must be 13 months or younger at the beginning of the program. Babies are to be accompanied by an adult.

Day & Time: Tuesdays, 9:35–10:00 a.m.

Dates: September 18, 25, October 2 and 9

Ages: Up to 13 Months

Fee: FREE with advance registration

Location: Optimist Room

October 9th, 9:30am to 10:00am
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Tales for Twos and Threes - Fall 2018

Tales for Twos and Threes is the perfect introduction to storytime and group activities! We read stories, sing songs, and learn rhymes! We colour, play with blocks and do other awesome activities! This story time is designed for ages 2 and 3, but anyone is welcome to give it a try!

Day & Time: Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11:15 a.m.

Dates: Tuesdays September 11-December 11

Ages: 2 and 3 years 

Fee: FREE, drop in.

Location: Optimist Room

October 9th, 10:30am to 11:15am
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Kids Love Knitting

A drop-in knitting club for youth 7 years and up. We welcome all ability levels from beginner to expert--instruction and help are available as needed. Bring your needles and yarn (practise supplies are provided, but bring your own if you want to take it home), and come join the knitters!

Date and Time: Tuesdays September 11-December 18, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 7 years and up with an interest in learning to knit!

Fee: Free, drop-in.

Room: Lebovic

October 9th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Audience: 

Tickles and Tunes for Babies and Toddlers - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 9:45 – 10:15 a.m.    

Ages: 6 months – 3 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

October 10th, 9:45am to 10:15am
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Tickles and Tunes for Families - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.  

Ages: 6 months – 5 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

October 10th, 10:30am to 11:00am
Event Type: 

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr.

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr. is an amazing chance for kids to use their curiosity and creativity to develop solutions for real problems using science, technology and LEGO®! This program requires a great deal of teamwork, patience and concentration--we do have fun, and we do build with LEGO®, but it’s much more than that, so please be prepared!

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-December 12

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 8-10 years.

October 10th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Parent and Child Book Club

Hey Grade 3 and 4 readers! Grab an adult, and come participate in the Library’s Parent and Child Book Club!  We’ll discuss great books, talk about how to write a book review (and offer you a chance to film your review and see it on our webpage!), plus do lots of fun activities and games together!

Dates: Wednesdays October 10, November 14, December 12

Time: 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Ages: Grades 3-4 with a parent or other caregiver

October 10th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Time for Toddlers - Session 1, Fall 2018

Introduce your toddler to stories, rhymes and finger plays in a fun and interactive setting!

 Toddlers must be at least 14 months old at the beginning of the program. Toddlers are to be accompanied by an adult.                                                   

October 11th, 9:30am to 10:00am
Event Type: 

Drop-in Preschool Story Time! - Fall 2018

Join our amazing new model of Preschool Story Time! Kids and their caregivers will listen to stories, do crafts and activities, sing terrific songs, maybe even watch a movie, and have a wonderful time!

Day & Time: Thursdays 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Dates: September 13-December 13

Ages: 3 – 5 years             

Fee: Free, drop in!

Location: Optimist Room

 

October 11th, 10:30am to 11:15am
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Friday Family Story Time - Fall 2018

Drop in any Friday for a family storytime! Friday Family Storytime is full of stories, songs, rhymes and lots of fun for children 6 years and under with a parent or caregiver.

Date: Fridays September 7-December 14

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for 6 years and younger

Fee: Free, drop in

Location: Optimist Room 

October 12th, 10:30am to 11:00am
Event Type: 

Paws 4 Stories

Paws 4 Stories is an awesome program for beginning and struggling readers who like dogs!  It’s an exciting opportunity to read aloud to a dog and make a friend! Dogs and their owners are trained and generously provided by St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog Program. Many children find that reading aloud to a trained dog is much less stressful than reading to a person, which helps encourage them and allow them to enjoy reading!

Date: Mondays September 24, October 1, 15, 22, October 29, and November 5, 12, 19 

October 15th, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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Books for Babies - Session 2, Fall 2018

Come and enjoy a bouncing, tickling and singing good time as we introduce your baby to stories and lap activities! Babies must be 13 months or younger at the beginning of the program. Babies are to be accompanied by an adult.

Day & Time: Tuesdays, 9:35–10:00 a.m.

Dates: October 16, 23, 30 and November 6

Ages: Up to 13 Months

Fee: FREE with advance registration

Location: Optimist Room

October 16th, 9:30am to 10:00am
Event Type: 

Tales for Twos and Threes - Fall 2018

Tales for Twos and Threes is the perfect introduction to storytime and group activities! We read stories, sing songs, and learn rhymes! We colour, play with blocks and do other awesome activities! This story time is designed for ages 2 and 3, but anyone is welcome to give it a try!

Day & Time: Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11:15 a.m.

Dates: Tuesdays September 11-December 11

Ages: 2 and 3 years 

Fee: FREE, drop in.

Location: Optimist Room

October 16th, 10:30am to 11:15am
Event Type: 

Kids Love Knitting

A drop-in knitting club for youth 7 years and up. We welcome all ability levels from beginner to expert--instruction and help are available as needed. Bring your needles and yarn (practise supplies are provided, but bring your own if you want to take it home), and come join the knitters!

Date and Time: Tuesdays September 11-December 18, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 7 years and up with an interest in learning to knit!

Fee: Free, drop-in.

Room: Lebovic

October 16th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Audience: 

Tickles and Tunes for Babies and Toddlers - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 9:45 – 10:15 a.m.    

Ages: 6 months – 3 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

October 17th, 9:45am to 10:15am
Event Type: 

Tickles and Tunes for Families - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.  

Ages: 6 months – 5 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

October 17th, 10:30am to 11:00am
Event Type: 

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr.

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr. is an amazing chance for kids to use their curiosity and creativity to develop solutions for real problems using science, technology and LEGO®! This program requires a great deal of teamwork, patience and concentration--we do have fun, and we do build with LEGO®, but it’s much more than that, so please be prepared!

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-December 12

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 8-10 years.

October 17th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Time for Toddlers - Session 2, Fall 2018

Introduce your toddler to stories, rhymes and finger plays in a fun and interactive setting!

 Toddlers must be at least 14 months old at the beginning of the program. Toddlers are to be accompanied by an adult.                                                   

October 18th, 9:30am to 10:00am
Event Type: 

Drop-in Preschool Story Time! - Fall 2018

Join our amazing new model of Preschool Story Time! Kids and their caregivers will listen to stories, do crafts and activities, sing terrific songs, maybe even watch a movie, and have a wonderful time!

Day & Time: Thursdays 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Dates: September 13-December 13

Ages: 3 – 5 years             

Fee: Free, drop in!

Location: Optimist Room

 

October 18th, 10:30am to 11:15am
Event Type: 

Friday Family Story Time - Fall 2018

Drop in any Friday for a family storytime! Friday Family Storytime is full of stories, songs, rhymes and lots of fun for children 6 years and under with a parent or caregiver.

Date: Fridays September 7-December 14

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for 6 years and younger

Fee: Free, drop in

Location: Optimist Room 

October 19th, 10:30am to 11:00am
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Saturday Family Storytime - Fall 2018

Kids and their caregivers are invited to join the fun in Family Storytime! Explore the magic of books, songs and rhymes together.

Please drop in for one or all sessions!

Date: Saturdays September 22, October 6 and 20, November 3 and 17, December 8, December 15

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for children 6 years and under.

Fee: FREE, no registration required.

Location: Optimist Room

October 20th, 10:30am to 11:00am
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Community Mural

Making art is so much fun – especially when we do it together! Come collaborate with other kids to make a big beautiful piece of art that will decorate the library. Drop in to add your bit to our giant community mural.

Date and Time: Saturday October 20, 2:00-3:00 p.m.

Ages: 5 years and up

Fee: Free, drop-in

Room: Lebovic

October 20th, 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Event Type: 

Paws 4 Stories

Paws 4 Stories is an awesome program for beginning and struggling readers who like dogs!  It’s an exciting opportunity to read aloud to a dog and make a friend! Dogs and their owners are trained and generously provided by St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog Program. Many children find that reading aloud to a trained dog is much less stressful than reading to a person, which helps encourage them and allow them to enjoy reading!

Date: Mondays September 24, October 1, 15, 22, October 29, and November 5, 12, 19 

October 22nd, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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Books for Babies - Session 2, Fall 2018

Come and enjoy a bouncing, tickling and singing good time as we introduce your baby to stories and lap activities! Babies must be 13 months or younger at the beginning of the program. Babies are to be accompanied by an adult.

Day & Time: Tuesdays, 9:35–10:00 a.m.

Dates: October 16, 23, 30 and November 6

Ages: Up to 13 Months

Fee: FREE with advance registration

Location: Optimist Room

October 23rd, 9:30am to 10:00am
Event Type: 

Tales for Twos and Threes - Fall 2018

Tales for Twos and Threes is the perfect introduction to storytime and group activities! We read stories, sing songs, and learn rhymes! We colour, play with blocks and do other awesome activities! This story time is designed for ages 2 and 3, but anyone is welcome to give it a try!

Day & Time: Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11:15 a.m.

Dates: Tuesdays September 11-December 11

Ages: 2 and 3 years 

Fee: FREE, drop in.

Location: Optimist Room

October 23rd, 10:30am to 11:15am
Event Type: 

Kids Love Knitting

A drop-in knitting club for youth 7 years and up. We welcome all ability levels from beginner to expert--instruction and help are available as needed. Bring your needles and yarn (practise supplies are provided, but bring your own if you want to take it home), and come join the knitters!

Date and Time: Tuesdays September 11-December 18, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 7 years and up with an interest in learning to knit!

Fee: Free, drop-in.

Room: Lebovic

October 23rd, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Audience: 

Tickles and Tunes for Babies and Toddlers - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 9:45 – 10:15 a.m.    

Ages: 6 months – 3 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

October 24th, 9:45am to 10:15am
Event Type: 

Tickles and Tunes for Families - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.  

Ages: 6 months – 5 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

October 24th, 10:30am to 11:00am
Event Type: 

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr.

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr. is an amazing chance for kids to use their curiosity and creativity to develop solutions for real problems using science, technology and LEGO®! This program requires a great deal of teamwork, patience and concentration--we do have fun, and we do build with LEGO®, but it’s much more than that, so please be prepared!

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-December 12

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 8-10 years.

October 24th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Time for Toddlers - Session 2, Fall 2018

Introduce your toddler to stories, rhymes and finger plays in a fun and interactive setting!

 Toddlers must be at least 14 months old at the beginning of the program. Toddlers are to be accompanied by an adult.                                                   

October 25th, 9:30am to 10:00am
Event Type: 

Drop-in Preschool Story Time! - Fall 2018

Join our amazing new model of Preschool Story Time! Kids and their caregivers will listen to stories, do crafts and activities, sing terrific songs, maybe even watch a movie, and have a wonderful time!

Day & Time: Thursdays 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Dates: September 13-December 13

Ages: 3 – 5 years             

Fee: Free, drop in!

Location: Optimist Room

 

October 25th, 10:30am to 11:15am
Event Type: 

Halloween Makeshop!

Come in and make some scary Halloween crafts! As always, we’ll have supplies and ideas if you need them, but the coolest things are usually the ones you design yourself!

Date and time: Thursday October 25, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 3 years and up!

Fee: Free, drop-in!

Room: Optimist

October 25th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Type: 

Friday Family Story Time - Fall 2018

Drop in any Friday for a family storytime! Friday Family Storytime is full of stories, songs, rhymes and lots of fun for children 6 years and under with a parent or caregiver.

Date: Fridays September 7-December 14

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for 6 years and younger

Fee: Free, drop in

Location: Optimist Room 

October 26th, 10:30am to 11:00am
Event Type: 

Paws 4 Stories

Paws 4 Stories is an awesome program for beginning and struggling readers who like dogs!  It’s an exciting opportunity to read aloud to a dog and make a friend! Dogs and their owners are trained and generously provided by St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog Program. Many children find that reading aloud to a trained dog is much less stressful than reading to a person, which helps encourage them and allow them to enjoy reading!

Date: Mondays September 24, October 1, 15, 22, October 29, and November 5, 12, 19 

October 29th, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Books for Babies - Session 2, Fall 2018

Come and enjoy a bouncing, tickling and singing good time as we introduce your baby to stories and lap activities! Babies must be 13 months or younger at the beginning of the program. Babies are to be accompanied by an adult.

Day & Time: Tuesdays, 9:35–10:00 a.m.

Dates: October 16, 23, 30 and November 6

Ages: Up to 13 Months

Fee: FREE with advance registration

Location: Optimist Room

October 30th, 9:30am to 10:00am
Event Type: 

Tales for Twos and Threes - Fall 2018

Tales for Twos and Threes is the perfect introduction to storytime and group activities! We read stories, sing songs, and learn rhymes! We colour, play with blocks and do other awesome activities! This story time is designed for ages 2 and 3, but anyone is welcome to give it a try!

Day & Time: Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11:15 a.m.

Dates: Tuesdays September 11-December 11

Ages: 2 and 3 years 

Fee: FREE, drop in.

Location: Optimist Room

October 30th, 10:30am to 11:15am
Event Type: 

Kids Love Knitting

A drop-in knitting club for youth 7 years and up. We welcome all ability levels from beginner to expert--instruction and help are available as needed. Bring your needles and yarn (practise supplies are provided, but bring your own if you want to take it home), and come join the knitters!

Date and Time: Tuesdays September 11-December 18, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 7 years and up with an interest in learning to knit!

Fee: Free, drop-in.

Room: Lebovic

October 30th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Audience: 

Tickles and Tunes for Babies and Toddlers - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 9:45 – 10:15 a.m.    

Ages: 6 months – 3 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

October 31st, 9:45am to 10:15am
Event Type: 

Tickles and Tunes for Families - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.  

Ages: 6 months – 5 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

October 31st, 10:30am to 11:00am
Event Type: 

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr.

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr. is an amazing chance for kids to use their curiosity and creativity to develop solutions for real problems using science, technology and LEGO®! This program requires a great deal of teamwork, patience and concentration--we do have fun, and we do build with LEGO®, but it’s much more than that, so please be prepared!

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-December 12

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 8-10 years.

October 31st, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Time for Toddlers - Session 2, Fall 2018

Introduce your toddler to stories, rhymes and finger plays in a fun and interactive setting!

 Toddlers must be at least 14 months old at the beginning of the program. Toddlers are to be accompanied by an adult.                                                   

November 1st, 9:30am to 10:00am
Event Type: 

Drop-in Preschool Story Time! - Fall 2018

Join our amazing new model of Preschool Story Time! Kids and their caregivers will listen to stories, do crafts and activities, sing terrific songs, maybe even watch a movie, and have a wonderful time!

Day & Time: Thursdays 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Dates: September 13-December 13

Ages: 3 – 5 years             

Fee: Free, drop in!

Location: Optimist Room

 

November 1st, 10:30am to 11:15am
Event Type: 

Friday Family Story Time - Fall 2018

Drop in any Friday for a family storytime! Friday Family Storytime is full of stories, songs, rhymes and lots of fun for children 6 years and under with a parent or caregiver.

Date: Fridays September 7-December 14

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for 6 years and younger

Fee: Free, drop in

Location: Optimist Room 

November 2nd, 10:30am to 11:00am
Event Type: 

Saturday Family Storytime - Fall 2018

Kids and their caregivers are invited to join the fun in Family Storytime! Explore the magic of books, songs and rhymes together.

Please drop in for one or all sessions!

Date: Saturdays September 22, October 6 and 20, November 3 and 17, December 8, December 15

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for children 6 years and under.

Fee: FREE, no registration required.

Location: Optimist Room

November 3rd, 10:30am to 11:00am
Event Type: 

Library Building Days

Library Building Days

Join us for some creative building fun at the Library’s Building Days! We have lots of LEGO® and Duplo® for you to build with, and awesome books to give you ideas! You’ll have a chance to meet new friends and work together with them to make amazing LEGO® creations!

Dates: Saturdays October 6, November 3 and December 15 and P.A. Day Monday September 24!

Time: 2:30-4:00 p.m.

Ages: 2 years and up

Fee: Free, drop in!

November 3rd, 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Event Type: 

Start Sewing!

Start Sewing!

Learn to sew on a button and do simple stitches in our sewing program! Complete a simple bag or stuffed toy to take home!

Dates: Mondays November 5, 12, and 19, 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Ages: 6 years and up

Fee: Free with advance registration

Room: Optimist

November 5th, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Audience: 

Paws 4 Stories

Paws 4 Stories is an awesome program for beginning and struggling readers who like dogs!  It’s an exciting opportunity to read aloud to a dog and make a friend! Dogs and their owners are trained and generously provided by St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog Program. Many children find that reading aloud to a trained dog is much less stressful than reading to a person, which helps encourage them and allow them to enjoy reading!

Date: Mondays September 24, October 1, 15, 22, October 29, and November 5, 12, 19 

November 5th, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Books for Babies - Session 2, Fall 2018

Come and enjoy a bouncing, tickling and singing good time as we introduce your baby to stories and lap activities! Babies must be 13 months or younger at the beginning of the program. Babies are to be accompanied by an adult.

Day & Time: Tuesdays, 9:35–10:00 a.m.

Dates: October 16, 23, 30 and November 6

Ages: Up to 13 Months

Fee: FREE with advance registration

Location: Optimist Room

November 6th, 9:30am to 10:00am
Event Type: 

Tales for Twos and Threes - Fall 2018

Tales for Twos and Threes is the perfect introduction to storytime and group activities! We read stories, sing songs, and learn rhymes! We colour, play with blocks and do other awesome activities! This story time is designed for ages 2 and 3, but anyone is welcome to give it a try!

Day & Time: Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11:15 a.m.

Dates: Tuesdays September 11-December 11

Ages: 2 and 3 years 

Fee: FREE, drop in.

Location: Optimist Room

November 6th, 10:30am to 11:15am
Event Type: 

Kids Love Knitting

A drop-in knitting club for youth 7 years and up. We welcome all ability levels from beginner to expert--instruction and help are available as needed. Bring your needles and yarn (practise supplies are provided, but bring your own if you want to take it home), and come join the knitters!

Date and Time: Tuesdays September 11-December 18, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 7 years and up with an interest in learning to knit!

Fee: Free, drop-in.

Room: Lebovic

November 6th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Audience: 

Tickles and Tunes for Babies and Toddlers - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 9:45 – 10:15 a.m.    

Ages: 6 months – 3 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

November 7th, 9:45am to 10:15am
Event Type: 

Tickles and Tunes for Families - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.  

Ages: 6 months – 5 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

November 7th, 10:30am to 11:00am
Event Type: 

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr.

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr. is an amazing chance for kids to use their curiosity and creativity to develop solutions for real problems using science, technology and LEGO®! This program requires a great deal of teamwork, patience and concentration--we do have fun, and we do build with LEGO®, but it’s much more than that, so please be prepared!

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-December 12

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 8-10 years.

November 7th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Preteen Book Club

Do you love reading? Join our Preteen Book Club and make new friends with other book lovers! We’ll talk about our favourite books, do cool activities, and read and discuss some awesome new titles together.

Dates: Wednesdays October 3, November 7, December 5, 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Ages: Grades 5, 6 and 7

Fee: Free with advance registration (library card required)

Room: Optimist

November 7th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Time for Toddlers - Session 2, Fall 2018

Introduce your toddler to stories, rhymes and finger plays in a fun and interactive setting!

 Toddlers must be at least 14 months old at the beginning of the program. Toddlers are to be accompanied by an adult.                                                   

November 8th, 9:30am to 10:00am
Event Type: 

Drop-in Preschool Story Time! - Fall 2018

Join our amazing new model of Preschool Story Time! Kids and their caregivers will listen to stories, do crafts and activities, sing terrific songs, maybe even watch a movie, and have a wonderful time!

Day & Time: Thursdays 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Dates: September 13-December 13

Ages: 3 – 5 years             

Fee: Free, drop in!

Location: Optimist Room

 

November 8th, 10:30am to 11:15am
Event Type: 

Friday Family Story Time - Fall 2018

Drop in any Friday for a family storytime! Friday Family Storytime is full of stories, songs, rhymes and lots of fun for children 6 years and under with a parent or caregiver.

Date: Fridays September 7-December 14

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for 6 years and younger

Fee: Free, drop in

Location: Optimist Room 

November 9th, 10:30am to 11:00am
Event Type: 

Start Sewing!

Start Sewing!

Learn to sew on a button and do simple stitches in our sewing program! Complete a simple bag or stuffed toy to take home!

Dates: Mondays November 5, 12, and 19, 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Ages: 6 years and up

Fee: Free with advance registration

Room: Optimist

November 12th, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Audience: 

Paws 4 Stories

Paws 4 Stories is an awesome program for beginning and struggling readers who like dogs!  It’s an exciting opportunity to read aloud to a dog and make a friend! Dogs and their owners are trained and generously provided by St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog Program. Many children find that reading aloud to a trained dog is much less stressful than reading to a person, which helps encourage them and allow them to enjoy reading!

Date: Mondays September 24, October 1, 15, 22, October 29, and November 5, 12, 19 

November 12th, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Tales for Twos and Threes - Fall 2018

Tales for Twos and Threes is the perfect introduction to storytime and group activities! We read stories, sing songs, and learn rhymes! We colour, play with blocks and do other awesome activities! This story time is designed for ages 2 and 3, but anyone is welcome to give it a try!

Day & Time: Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11:15 a.m.

Dates: Tuesdays September 11-December 11

Ages: 2 and 3 years 

Fee: FREE, drop in.

Location: Optimist Room

November 13th, 10:30am to 11:15am
Event Type: 

Kids Love Knitting

A drop-in knitting club for youth 7 years and up. We welcome all ability levels from beginner to expert--instruction and help are available as needed. Bring your needles and yarn (practise supplies are provided, but bring your own if you want to take it home), and come join the knitters!

Date and Time: Tuesdays September 11-December 18, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 7 years and up with an interest in learning to knit!

Fee: Free, drop-in.

Room: Lebovic

November 13th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Audience: 

Tickles and Tunes for Babies and Toddlers - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 9:45 – 10:15 a.m.    

Ages: 6 months – 3 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

November 14th, 9:45am to 10:15am
Event Type: 

Tickles and Tunes for Families - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.  

Ages: 6 months – 5 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

November 14th, 10:30am to 11:00am
Event Type: 

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr.

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr. is an amazing chance for kids to use their curiosity and creativity to develop solutions for real problems using science, technology and LEGO®! This program requires a great deal of teamwork, patience and concentration--we do have fun, and we do build with LEGO®, but it’s much more than that, so please be prepared!

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-December 12

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 8-10 years.

November 14th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Parent and Child Book Club

Hey Grade 3 and 4 readers! Grab an adult, and come participate in the Library’s Parent and Child Book Club!  We’ll discuss great books, talk about how to write a book review (and offer you a chance to film your review and see it on our webpage!), plus do lots of fun activities and games together!

Dates: Wednesdays October 10, November 14, December 12

Time: 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Ages: Grades 3-4 with a parent or other caregiver

November 14th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Drop-in Preschool Story Time! - Fall 2018

Join our amazing new model of Preschool Story Time! Kids and their caregivers will listen to stories, do crafts and activities, sing terrific songs, maybe even watch a movie, and have a wonderful time!

Day & Time: Thursdays 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Dates: September 13-December 13

Ages: 3 – 5 years             

Fee: Free, drop in!

Location: Optimist Room

 

November 15th, 10:30am to 11:15am
Event Type: 

Friday Family Story Time - Fall 2018

Drop in any Friday for a family storytime! Friday Family Storytime is full of stories, songs, rhymes and lots of fun for children 6 years and under with a parent or caregiver.

Date: Fridays September 7-December 14

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for 6 years and younger

Fee: Free, drop in

Location: Optimist Room 

November 16th, 10:30am to 11:00am
Event Type: 

Saturday Family Storytime - Fall 2018

Kids and their caregivers are invited to join the fun in Family Storytime! Explore the magic of books, songs and rhymes together.

Please drop in for one or all sessions!

Date: Saturdays September 22, October 6 and 20, November 3 and 17, December 8, December 15

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for children 6 years and under.

Fee: FREE, no registration required.

Location: Optimist Room

November 17th, 10:30am to 11:00am
Event Type: 

Dot and Dash Robots: Rolling for Code

Dot and Dash Robots: Rolling for Code

Write your own code to program Dot and Dash, or roll a dice of code and use that instead!

Then turn on your bot and watch it become a gamer, a dancer, a singer or prankster!

Date: Saturday November 17

Time: 2:30-3:30 p.m.

Ages: 7-9 years

Fee: Free with advance registration!

Room: Optimist

November 17th, 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Audience: 

Start Sewing!

Start Sewing!

Learn to sew on a button and do simple stitches in our sewing program! Complete a simple bag or stuffed toy to take home!

Dates: Mondays November 5, 12, and 19, 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Ages: 6 years and up

Fee: Free with advance registration

Room: Optimist

November 19th, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Audience: 

Paws 4 Stories

Paws 4 Stories is an awesome program for beginning and struggling readers who like dogs!  It’s an exciting opportunity to read aloud to a dog and make a friend! Dogs and their owners are trained and generously provided by St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog Program. Many children find that reading aloud to a trained dog is much less stressful than reading to a person, which helps encourage them and allow them to enjoy reading!

Date: Mondays September 24, October 1, 15, 22, October 29, and November 5, 12, 19 

November 19th, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Tales for Twos and Threes - Fall 2018

Tales for Twos and Threes is the perfect introduction to storytime and group activities! We read stories, sing songs, and learn rhymes! We colour, play with blocks and do other awesome activities! This story time is designed for ages 2 and 3, but anyone is welcome to give it a try!

Day & Time: Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11:15 a.m.

Dates: Tuesdays September 11-December 11

Ages: 2 and 3 years 

Fee: FREE, drop in.

Location: Optimist Room

November 20th, 10:30am to 11:15am
Event Type: 

Kids Love Knitting

A drop-in knitting club for youth 7 years and up. We welcome all ability levels from beginner to expert--instruction and help are available as needed. Bring your needles and yarn (practise supplies are provided, but bring your own if you want to take it home), and come join the knitters!

Date and Time: Tuesdays September 11-December 18, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 7 years and up with an interest in learning to knit!

Fee: Free, drop-in.

Room: Lebovic

November 20th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Audience: 

Tickles and Tunes for Babies and Toddlers - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 9:45 – 10:15 a.m.    

Ages: 6 months – 3 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

November 21st, 9:45am to 10:15am
Event Type: 

Tickles and Tunes for Families - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.  

Ages: 6 months – 5 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

November 21st, 10:30am to 11:00am
Event Type: 

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr.

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr. is an amazing chance for kids to use their curiosity and creativity to develop solutions for real problems using science, technology and LEGO®! This program requires a great deal of teamwork, patience and concentration--we do have fun, and we do build with LEGO®, but it’s much more than that, so please be prepared!

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-December 12

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 8-10 years.

November 21st, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Drop-in Preschool Story Time! - Fall 2018

Join our amazing new model of Preschool Story Time! Kids and their caregivers will listen to stories, do crafts and activities, sing terrific songs, maybe even watch a movie, and have a wonderful time!

Day & Time: Thursdays 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Dates: September 13-December 13

Ages: 3 – 5 years             

Fee: Free, drop in!

Location: Optimist Room

 

November 22nd, 10:30am to 11:15am
Event Type: 

Friday Family Story Time - Fall 2018

Drop in any Friday for a family storytime! Friday Family Storytime is full of stories, songs, rhymes and lots of fun for children 6 years and under with a parent or caregiver.

Date: Fridays September 7-December 14

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for 6 years and younger

Fee: Free, drop in

Location: Optimist Room 

November 23rd, 10:30am to 11:00am
Event Type: 

Tales for Twos and Threes - Fall 2018

Tales for Twos and Threes is the perfect introduction to storytime and group activities! We read stories, sing songs, and learn rhymes! We colour, play with blocks and do other awesome activities! This story time is designed for ages 2 and 3, but anyone is welcome to give it a try!

Day & Time: Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11:15 a.m.

Dates: Tuesdays September 11-December 11

Ages: 2 and 3 years 

Fee: FREE, drop in.

Location: Optimist Room

November 27th, 10:30am to 11:15am
Event Type: 

Kids Love Knitting

A drop-in knitting club for youth 7 years and up. We welcome all ability levels from beginner to expert--instruction and help are available as needed. Bring your needles and yarn (practise supplies are provided, but bring your own if you want to take it home), and come join the knitters!

Date and Time: Tuesdays September 11-December 18, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 7 years and up with an interest in learning to knit!

Fee: Free, drop-in.

Room: Lebovic

November 27th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Audience: 

Tickles and Tunes for Babies and Toddlers - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 9:45 – 10:15 a.m.    

Ages: 6 months – 3 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

November 28th, 9:45am to 10:15am
Event Type: 

Tickles and Tunes for Families - Fall 2018

These preschool music programs are filled with music and creative movement! Music is an important part of child development and early literacy, so don’t let your child miss out! Kathy has wonderful songs, games and rhymes for you to learn and participate in! Children are to be accompanied by an adult.

Wednesdays September 26-November 28 (10 weeks)

Time: 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.  

Ages: 6 months – 5 years

Fee: $65.00 per registered child

November 28th, 10:30am to 11:00am
Event Type: 

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr.

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr. is an amazing chance for kids to use their curiosity and creativity to develop solutions for real problems using science, technology and LEGO®! This program requires a great deal of teamwork, patience and concentration--we do have fun, and we do build with LEGO®, but it’s much more than that, so please be prepared!

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-December 12

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 8-10 years.

November 28th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Drop-in Preschool Story Time! - Fall 2018

Join our amazing new model of Preschool Story Time! Kids and their caregivers will listen to stories, do crafts and activities, sing terrific songs, maybe even watch a movie, and have a wonderful time!

Day & Time: Thursdays 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Dates: September 13-December 13

Ages: 3 – 5 years             

Fee: Free, drop in!

Location: Optimist Room

 

November 29th, 10:30am to 11:15am
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Friday Family Story Time - Fall 2018

Drop in any Friday for a family storytime! Friday Family Storytime is full of stories, songs, rhymes and lots of fun for children 6 years and under with a parent or caregiver.

Date: Fridays September 7-December 14

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for 6 years and younger

Fee: Free, drop in

Location: Optimist Room 

November 30th, 10:30am to 11:00am
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Marble Mazes

Construct a maze for marbles using the Library’s collection of Lego® pieces!  Then tilt your Lego® maze base and let the marbles run through it! Other marble games included!

Date and time: Saturday December 1, 2:30-3:30 p.m.

Ages: 5 years and up

Fee: Free, drop-in!

Room: Lebovic

December 1st, 2:30pm to 3:30pm
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Tales for Twos and Threes - Fall 2018

Tales for Twos and Threes is the perfect introduction to storytime and group activities! We read stories, sing songs, and learn rhymes! We colour, play with blocks and do other awesome activities! This story time is designed for ages 2 and 3, but anyone is welcome to give it a try!

Day & Time: Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11:15 a.m.

Dates: Tuesdays September 11-December 11

Ages: 2 and 3 years 

Fee: FREE, drop in.

Location: Optimist Room

December 4th, 10:30am to 11:15am
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Kids Love Knitting

A drop-in knitting club for youth 7 years and up. We welcome all ability levels from beginner to expert--instruction and help are available as needed. Bring your needles and yarn (practise supplies are provided, but bring your own if you want to take it home), and come join the knitters!

Date and Time: Tuesdays September 11-December 18, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 7 years and up with an interest in learning to knit!

Fee: Free, drop-in.

Room: Lebovic

December 4th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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FIRST® LEGO® League Jr.

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr. is an amazing chance for kids to use their curiosity and creativity to develop solutions for real problems using science, technology and LEGO®! This program requires a great deal of teamwork, patience and concentration--we do have fun, and we do build with LEGO®, but it’s much more than that, so please be prepared!

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-December 12

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 8-10 years.

December 5th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Preteen Book Club

Do you love reading? Join our Preteen Book Club and make new friends with other book lovers! We’ll talk about our favourite books, do cool activities, and read and discuss some awesome new titles together.

Dates: Wednesdays October 3, November 7, December 5, 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Ages: Grades 5, 6 and 7

Fee: Free with advance registration (library card required)

Room: Optimist

December 5th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Drop-in Preschool Story Time! - Fall 2018

Join our amazing new model of Preschool Story Time! Kids and their caregivers will listen to stories, do crafts and activities, sing terrific songs, maybe even watch a movie, and have a wonderful time!

Day & Time: Thursdays 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Dates: September 13-December 13

Ages: 3 – 5 years             

Fee: Free, drop in!

Location: Optimist Room

 

December 6th, 10:30am to 11:15am
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Friday Family Story Time - Fall 2018

Drop in any Friday for a family storytime! Friday Family Storytime is full of stories, songs, rhymes and lots of fun for children 6 years and under with a parent or caregiver.

Date: Fridays September 7-December 14

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for 6 years and younger

Fee: Free, drop in

Location: Optimist Room 

December 7th, 10:30am to 11:00am
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Saturday Family Storytime - Fall 2018

Kids and their caregivers are invited to join the fun in Family Storytime! Explore the magic of books, songs and rhymes together.

Please drop in for one or all sessions!

Date: Saturdays September 22, October 6 and 20, November 3 and 17, December 8, December 15

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for children 6 years and under.

Fee: FREE, no registration required.

Location: Optimist Room

December 8th, 10:30am to 11:00am
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Art Night

Join us to explore different kinds of art! You can copy famous artists or start your own artistic movement! Sculpt, paint, draw, cartoon, or try them all! Please bring/wear an old t-shirt or a smock so you don’t spoil your clothes!

Date: Monday December 10, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Ages: 5 years and up

Fee: Free, drop-in!

December 10th, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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Tales for Twos and Threes - Fall 2018

Tales for Twos and Threes is the perfect introduction to storytime and group activities! We read stories, sing songs, and learn rhymes! We colour, play with blocks and do other awesome activities! This story time is designed for ages 2 and 3, but anyone is welcome to give it a try!

Day & Time: Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11:15 a.m.

Dates: Tuesdays September 11-December 11

Ages: 2 and 3 years 

Fee: FREE, drop in.

Location: Optimist Room

December 11th, 10:30am to 11:15am
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Kids Love Knitting

A drop-in knitting club for youth 7 years and up. We welcome all ability levels from beginner to expert--instruction and help are available as needed. Bring your needles and yarn (practise supplies are provided, but bring your own if you want to take it home), and come join the knitters!

Date and Time: Tuesdays September 11-December 18, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 7 years and up with an interest in learning to knit!

Fee: Free, drop-in.

Room: Lebovic

December 11th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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FIRST® LEGO® League Jr.

FIRST® LEGO® League Jr. is an amazing chance for kids to use their curiosity and creativity to develop solutions for real problems using science, technology and LEGO®! This program requires a great deal of teamwork, patience and concentration--we do have fun, and we do build with LEGO®, but it’s much more than that, so please be prepared!

Dates: Wednesdays September 26-December 12

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 8-10 years.

December 12th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Parent and Child Book Club

Hey Grade 3 and 4 readers! Grab an adult, and come participate in the Library’s Parent and Child Book Club!  We’ll discuss great books, talk about how to write a book review (and offer you a chance to film your review and see it on our webpage!), plus do lots of fun activities and games together!

Dates: Wednesdays October 10, November 14, December 12

Time: 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Ages: Grades 3-4 with a parent or other caregiver

December 12th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Drop-in Preschool Story Time! - Fall 2018

Join our amazing new model of Preschool Story Time! Kids and their caregivers will listen to stories, do crafts and activities, sing terrific songs, maybe even watch a movie, and have a wonderful time!

Day & Time: Thursdays 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Dates: September 13-December 13

Ages: 3 – 5 years             

Fee: Free, drop in!

Location: Optimist Room

 

December 13th, 10:30am to 11:15am
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Friday Family Story Time - Fall 2018

Drop in any Friday for a family storytime! Friday Family Storytime is full of stories, songs, rhymes and lots of fun for children 6 years and under with a parent or caregiver.

Date: Fridays September 7-December 14

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for 6 years and younger

Fee: Free, drop in

Location: Optimist Room 

December 14th, 10:30am to 11:00am
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Saturday Family Storytime - Fall 2018

Kids and their caregivers are invited to join the fun in Family Storytime! Explore the magic of books, songs and rhymes together.

Please drop in for one or all sessions!

Date: Saturdays September 22, October 6 and 20, November 3 and 17, December 8, December 15

Time: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Ages: Best for children 6 years and under.

Fee: FREE, no registration required.

Location: Optimist Room

December 15th, 10:30am to 11:00am
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Library Building Days

Join us for some creative building fun at the Library’s Building Days! We have lots of LEGO® and Duplo® for you to build with, and awesome books to give you ideas! You’ll have a chance to meet new friends and work together with them to make amazing LEGO® creations!

Dates: Saturdays October 6, November 3 and December 15 and P.A. Day Monday September 24!

Time: 2:30-4:00 p.m.

Ages: 2 years and up

Fee: Free, drop in!

Room: Optimist

December 15th, 2:30pm to 4:00pm
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Kids Love Knitting

A drop-in knitting club for youth 7 years and up. We welcome all ability levels from beginner to expert--instruction and help are available as needed. Bring your needles and yarn (practise supplies are provided, but bring your own if you want to take it home), and come join the knitters!

Date and Time: Tuesdays September 11-December 18, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 7 years and up with an interest in learning to knit!

Fee: Free, drop-in.

Room: Lebovic

December 18th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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