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SCHEDULE – Tales and Tunes: Family Fun Day at the Library!

27/06/2018

The Ottawa Public Library (OPL) invites you to “Tales & Tunes: Family Fun Day at the Library” on Saturday, July 7 from noon to 5 p.m. at Ben Franklin Place, 101 Centrepointe Drive (and Nepean Centrepointe branch of OPL) – inside and outside, rain or shine.  The location is easily accessible by public transit, and adjacent to Baseline OC Transpo station. Everyone is welcome to this FREE Family Fun Day! Don’t miss it!  Read all the details here.

Schedule

Main Stage

Ongoing activities throughout the day...

No registration required: first come, first served

 

Time

Main Stage

 noon to 12:30 pm

 Opening Ceremony (EN)

 12:30 to 12:40 pm

 Welcome from CEO / FOPLA (EN-FR)

 12:45 to 1:25 pm

 Hey Buster – Performance (♫)

 1:30 to 1:45 pm

 King Kimbit – Performance (♫)

 1:50 to 2:20 pm

 Magic show with Fredo (FR)

 2:20 to 2:35 pm

 Mehdi Cayenne  – Performance (♫)

 2:35 to 2:55 pm

 Aqua Nibi Waawaaskone – Performance (♫)

 3:05 to 3:50 pm

 Junkyard Symphony – Performance (♫)

 4 to 5 pm

 FRED PENNER – Featured musician (♫)

 

Ongoing activities throughout the day...

 

 

 

On the Grounds 

• Information Booth
• Potting Station
• Master Gardeners Table
• Stilt Walker
• Museum Games
• Face Painting
• Balloon Animals
• Mural Activity with CBC & House of Paint
• Mini Bookmobile
• Ottawa Public Health Display
• Curious George
• Merchandise Table

Imagine Space

• Green Screen Activities
•  MakerSpace Activities

Atrium 

• Crafts and Button Making

Studio Lobby

• Musical Instrument Petting Zoo

At the FOPLA Store

• Book Sale

At the Arbour

• Reading Nook
• Canadian Author Book Display

 

No registration required: first come, first served

Storytelling Tent

12:30 pm      - Once Upon a Time Tales (EN)
1 pm             - « Le Pére Garneau vous conte » (FR) 
1:30 pm        - A Stone Soup Tale by Just Kiddin' Theatre (EN)
2 pm             - Once Upon a Time Tales (EN)
2:30 pm        - « Le Pére Garneau vous conte » (FR) 

Chamber

12:30 pm      - Rag & Bone Puppet Theatre (EN)
1:30 pm        - Stay & Play / Reste et joue (EN-FR) 
2 pm             - Family Storytime (EN)
2:30 pm        - Stay & Play / Reste et joue (EN-FR) 
3 pm             - Contes en famille (FR) 
3:30 pm        - Stay & Play / Reste et joue (EN-FR) 
4 pm             - Family Storytime / Contes en famille (EN-FR)

Studio

12:30 pm      - Drumming Workshop (EN)
1:30 pm        - Atelier de percussion (FR) 
2:30 pm        - Dance with Emilie Phaneuf and the BPM Dance Troupe (EN)
3 pm             - Discover the Ukulele / Découvre le ukulélé (EN-FR)

Rooms 1A and 1 B

ROOM 1A

12:30 pm      - Escape Room Challenges / Jeux d’évasion (EN-FR)
2:00 pm        - Virtual Reality Experiences (EN)
3:00 pm        - Escape Room Challenges / Jeux d’évasion (EN-FR)

ROOM 1B

12:30 pm      - Drawing Lessons with Brian McLachlan (EN)
1:30 pm        - Drawing Lessons with Brian McLachlan (EN)
2:30 pm        - Songwriting with Hey Buster (EN)
3:45 pm        - Hip Hop Workshop with King Kimbit (EN)

Subject to change. Some programs have limited spots.