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Some in-branch programs require registration with your library card. Please log in with your library account or follow this link to apply for a card online. You can also apply for a card in person at any of our 33 locations.

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    Monday Jul 08, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Who knows where your creations will take you? Ages 7 to 12. Registration.

    Using one library card, please only register for the children that are attending. To get a Library card, register online here: https://biblioottawalibrary.ca/en/getacard

    Qui sait où tes créations te mèneront? Pour les 7 à 12 ans. Inscription.

    En utilisant une seule carte de bibliothèque, veuillez ne vous inscrire que pour les enfants présents. Pour obtenir une carte de bibliothèque, inscrivez-vous en ligne ici : https://biblioottawalibrary.ca/fr/obtenir-carte-de-biblioth%C3%A8que

  • Monday Jul 08, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    This session is for high school students who intend to go to post-secondary schooling. You will learn about money management and how to plan for school. Topics covered include goal setting, basics about credit and basics about student loans. 

    Presented by the Credit Counselling Society.

    Registration required. Registrants will receive an additional email with the Zoom link ahead of the program.

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    Monday Jul 08, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    What can the stars predict? Discover the magic of astrology and create our own zodiac bracelet. For ages 10-12.

    Que peuvent prédire les étoiles? Découvre la magie de l’astrologie et crée un bracelet signe astrologique. Pour les 10 à 12 ans.

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    Monday Jul 08, 2024 at 2:30pm
    60 minutes

    What can the stars predict?

    Registration required. Ages 10-12.

    This is the same program being offered at Hazeldean, Carp, and Fitzroy Harbour. Please register for the program at the branch most convenient for you!

  • Monday Jul 08, 2024 at 2:30pm
    60 minutes

    Propel yourself into uncharted territories. Come explore heredity with alien genetics! For ages 8 -12. Registration required.

    This is the same program being offered at Beaverbrook, Hazeldean, and Constance Bay. Please register for the program at the branch most convenient for you!

  • Monday Jul 08, 2024 at 2:30pm
    60 minutes

    Come discover the fascinating (and sometimes mysterious) objects in our History Box! The box contains Canadian historical objects from the Canadian Museum of History’s signature exhibition, the Canadian History Hall, that will help you delve into Canada’s past...

    For ages 7-12.

  • Mondays, Jul 08, 2024 - Jul 22, 2024
    3:00pm
    60 minutes

    3 sessions remaining

    Teams of two teen volunteers will share their technology knowledge with one older adult per session.

    Volunteers will help older adults with basic use of devices such as laptops, tablets and smartphones. Some subjects that can be addressed include internet applications like browsers, email, calendars, social media, games, and file and photo management, such as Google Suite, OneDrive, and iCloud.​

    Register in-branch at the 2nd floor hub.​

    ​DATES: Mondays, July 8, 15, and 22 ​
    TIME: 3-4 pm​

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    Tuesday Jul 09, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Learning to read or reading on your own, come in and meet new people and talk about great new or old books. Listen to a read aloud, share your favourite book or just come and get some fresh ideas on what to read next. All while making a craft or two!

    Ages 4 to 6 (parental attendance is optional but not required). Please register with a library card.

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    Tuesday Jul 09, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Who knows where your creation will take you?

    Registration required. Ages 7-9.

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    Tuesday Jul 09, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    If an elephant and a salmon became one animal, what would this creature look like? Inspired by the playful sculptures and drawings of Russell Yuristy, come play with some clay and sculpt your own imaginary critter. Ages 7-12. | Si on fusionnait un éléphant et un saumon, de quoi aurait l’air ce nouvel animal? Inspirés par les sculptures et dessins ludiques de Russell Yuristy, nous jouerons avec de l’argile pour sculpter nos propres créatures imaginaires. Pour les 7 à 12 ans.