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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 22, 2024 at 2:30pm
    60 minutes

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    For this program, Parrot Partners will bring at least 3 parrots, from different areas of the world, ranging in size from very small and ‘spunky’ to massive and ‘mellow.’  We introduce each parrot, one at a time, and share interesting and entertaining facts and stories about their natures and lives in the wild and in our homes.   Participants will be offered the opportunity to give our parrots a treat or drink from a safety cup or feeding skewer, as well as pose for photos with the parrots. Family program for ages 4+. 

  • Monday Jul 22, 2024 at 6:30pm
    60 minutes

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    Adults are invited to join us in making their own cards. Make greeting cards for your loved ones for any occasion. Supplies are provided but feel free to also bring your own. All skill levels are welcome. Come along and have fun! Registration is required. 

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    Tuesday Jul 23, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    How bright can you shine? Registration required. Ages 4-6.

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    Tuesday Jul 23, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Jump start your own intergalactic adventure.

    Ages 7-10.  Registration required.

    *Note this is the same program offered at Fitzroy Harbour, Carp, Beaverbrook and Hazeldean.  Please register for the location most convenient.

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    Tuesday Jul 23, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

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    Budding engineers take flight.

    Registration required. Ages 7-12.

  • Tuesday Jul 23, 2024 at 10:30am
    45 minutes

    Make your dreams come true with your own hands. Your little ones will be transported into enchanting worlds through captivating stories and a special craft activity.

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    Tuesday Jul 23, 2024 at 10:30am
    40 minutes

    Welcome some poultry from the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum into your library visit! Listen to them cluck and coo, touch their soft feathers and watch them scratch and peck. Through fun educational activities, students explore the characteristics, needs and lifecycle of these barnyard favourites. Family program for ages 4+.

  • An alien reading a map

    Tuesday Jul 23, 2024 at 10:30am
    45 minutes

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    Come meet the creatures who walk among us. There will be stories, songs and parachute fun. We will look at real animals that resemble aliens, make a space aliens craft, and navigate a huge bouncy planet obstacle course. Ages 4-6. Registration Required.

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    Tuesday Jul 23, 2024 at 10:30am
    90 minutes

    A 90-minute collaborative story building adventure for groups of children aged 6-12. Children share, combine and vote their favourite ideas into a story fit for a picture book! They also draw colorful pictures to add more detail to the choices they've made. Author Timm Holmes then performs an interactive storytelling to prove the children have become authors of an amazing story that they built together! Discover more at timmholmes.com

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    Tuesday Jul 23, 2024 at 11:30am
    40 minutes

    Accueillez quelques-unes des poules du Musée de l'agriculture et de l'alimentation du Canada dans votre bibliothèque!  Écoutez-les caqueter, touchez leurs plumes douces et regardez-les gratter et picorer. Grâce à des activités éducatives amusantes, les élèves explorent les caractéristiques, les besoins et le cycle de vie de ces favoris de la basse-cour. Programme familial pour les 4+ ans.