Events

Time for Toddlers - Summer 2017

Come and enjoy a bouncing, tickling and singing good time as we introduce your toddler to stories, rhymes and finger plays! Toddlers must be 14-23 months at the beginning of the program. Toddlers are to be accompanied by an adult.                                                   

Thursdays July 13, 20 and 27, 9:35 – 10:00 a.m.

14 – 23 months

Please call 905-727-9494 ext 280 to register.       

July 20th, 9:30am to 10:00am
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Paws for Stories - Summer 2017

Paws 4 Stories is a literacy program for beginning and struggling readers:  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.

Participants must give 24 hours’ notice if they cannot attend.

Dates: Thursdays July 13, 20, 27, August 3, 10.

Times: 10:30-11:00, 11:00-11:30

July 20th, 10:30am to 11:30am
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Preschool Storytime - Summer 2017

The aim of our preschool storytime is to encourage a love of books and introduce kids to being in a group of their peers on their own. Stories, songs, educational videos and crafts are all a part of this program! Children must be at least 3 years old at the beginning of the program. Children attend this program on their own, but parents/caregivers must stay nearby in case they’re needed.

Thursdays July 13, 20, 27 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

3 – 5 years             

July 20th, 10:30am to 11:15am
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Books for Babies - Summer 2017

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.

Tuesdays July 11, 18 and 25, 9:35–10:00 a.m.

Up to 13 Months

Please call 905-727-9494 ext 280 to register.

Registration is limited to 2 children per customer and only registered children may attend Books for Babies and Time for Toddlers. The only exception to this limit would be bringing a babe in arms for Time for Toddlers. 

July 25th, 9:30am to 10:00am
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Tales for Twos and Threes - Summer 2017

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! Children must be two or three years old to participate, and they must be accompanied by an adult. 

Tuesdays, July 11-August 15, 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.

2 and 3 years

FREE, drop in. 

July 25th, 10:30am to 11:00am
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What Wednesdays

Drop in every Wednesday to see what we’re exploring this week! Art, science, technology, and more, all lots of fun! Activities will be hands-on: sometimes you’ll make something to take home, sometimes you won’t! Some things may be messy, so don’t come in your best clothes!

Dates: Wednesdays July 12-August 23

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

Ages: 6-10 years

Fee: Free, drop in!

July 26th, 10:30am to 11:30am
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Make a Marble Run!

Here’s your chance to create a super circuit for your marble to twist and turn its way from top to bottom! Build tracks and ramps out of recycled materials and get ready to roll!

Date: Wednesday July 26

Time: 2:00-3:00 p.m.

Ages: 7 years and up

Fee: Free, drop in!

July 26th, 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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Time for Toddlers - Summer 2017

Come and enjoy a bouncing, tickling and singing good time as we introduce your toddler to stories, rhymes and finger plays! Toddlers must be 14-23 months at the beginning of the program. Toddlers are to be accompanied by an adult.                                                   

Thursdays July 13, 20 and 27, 9:35 – 10:00 a.m.

14 – 23 months

Please call 905-727-9494 ext 280 to register.       

July 27th, 9:30am to 10:00am
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Paws for Stories - Summer 2017

Paws 4 Stories is a literacy program for beginning and struggling readers:  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.

Participants must give 24 hours’ notice if they cannot attend.

Dates: Thursdays July 13, 20, 27, August 3, 10.

Times: 10:30-11:00, 11:00-11:30

July 27th, 10:30am to 11:30am
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Preschool Storytime - Summer 2017

The aim of our preschool storytime is to encourage a love of books and introduce kids to being in a group of their peers on their own. Stories, songs, educational videos and crafts are all a part of this program! Children must be at least 3 years old at the beginning of the program. Children attend this program on their own, but parents/caregivers must stay nearby in case they’re needed.

Thursdays July 13, 20, 27 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

3 – 5 years             

July 27th, 10:30am to 11:15am
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Tales for Twos and Threes - Summer 2017

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! Children must be two or three years old to participate, and they must be accompanied by an adult. 

Tuesdays, July 11-August 15, 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.

2 and 3 years

FREE, drop in. 

August 1st, 10:30am to 11:00am
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What Wednesdays

Drop in every Wednesday to see what we’re exploring this week! Art, science, technology, and more, all lots of fun! Activities will be hands-on: sometimes you’ll make something to take home, sometimes you won’t! Some things may be messy, so don’t come in your best clothes!

Dates: Wednesdays July 12-August 23

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

Ages: 6-10 years

Fee: Free, drop in!

August 2nd, 10:30am to 11:30am
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Paws for Stories - Summer 2017

Paws 4 Stories is a literacy program for beginning and struggling readers:  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.

Participants must give 24 hours’ notice if they cannot attend.

Dates: Thursdays July 13, 20, 27, August 3, 10.

Times: 10:30-11:00, 11:00-11:30

August 3rd, 10:30am to 11:30am
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Tales for Twos and Threes - Summer 2017

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! Children must be two or three years old to participate, and they must be accompanied by an adult. 

Tuesdays, July 11-August 15, 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.

2 and 3 years

FREE, drop in. 

August 8th, 10:30am to 11:00am
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What Wednesdays

Drop in every Wednesday to see what we’re exploring this week! Art, science, technology, and more, all lots of fun! Activities will be hands-on: sometimes you’ll make something to take home, sometimes you won’t! Some things may be messy, so don’t come in your best clothes!

Dates: Wednesdays July 12-August 23

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

Ages: 6-10 years

Fee: Free, drop in!

August 9th, 10:30am to 11:30am
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Minecraft Mayhem Party

Are you a lover of all things Minecraft? Come celebrate your favourite game at our Minecraft Mayhem Party! Meet fellow fans and discuss tips and tricks for block building or creeper crushing. Then dive into one of our Minecraft themed party games or take-home crafts.

Date: Wednesday August 9

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

Ages: 8-12 years

Fee: Free, drop in.

August 9th, 2:30pm to 3:30pm
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Paws for Stories - Summer 2017

Paws 4 Stories is a literacy program for beginning and struggling readers:  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.

Participants must give 24 hours’ notice if they cannot attend.

Dates: Thursdays July 13, 20, 27, August 3, 10.

Times: 10:30-11:00, 11:00-11:30

August 10th, 10:30am to 11:30am
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Summer Makeshop

Drop in and create something amazing from our supplies! We’ll have arts and craft things, recyclables, and whatever other neat things we can find! You bring the ideas, we’ll provide the supplies!

Date: Monday August 14

Time: 2:00-3:30 p.m.

Ages: 4 years and up

Fee: Free, drop-in! 

August 14th, 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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Tales for Twos and Threes - Summer 2017

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! Children must be two or three years old to participate, and they must be accompanied by an adult. 

Tuesdays, July 11-August 15, 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.

2 and 3 years

FREE, drop in. 

August 15th, 10:30am to 11:00am
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What Wednesdays

Drop in every Wednesday to see what we’re exploring this week! Art, science, technology, and more, all lots of fun! Activities will be hands-on: sometimes you’ll make something to take home, sometimes you won’t! Some things may be messy, so don’t come in your best clothes!

Dates: Wednesdays July 12-August 23

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

Ages: 6-10 years

Fee: Free, drop in!

August 16th, 10:30am to 11:30am
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What Wednesdays

Drop in every Wednesday to see what we’re exploring this week! Art, science, technology, and more, all lots of fun! Activities will be hands-on: sometimes you’ll make something to take home, sometimes you won’t! Some things may be messy, so don’t come in your best clothes!

Dates: Wednesdays July 12-August 23

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

Ages: 6-10 years

Fee: Free, drop in!

August 23rd, 10:30am to 11:30am
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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!

Please do not bring your own LEGO® pieces with you. Parents/guardians must remain in the library.

Dates: Friday July 7, Tuesday August 29

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

Ages: 2 years and up

Fee: Free, drop-in!

August 29th, 2:30pm to 4:00pm