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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.

  • Wednesday Mar 13, 2024 at 10:30am
    90 minutes

    Come and enjoy self-directed toys and activities for children and a parent or caregiver.

    Drop-in Program

  • March Break  / Congé de mars

    Wednesday Mar 13, 2024 at 11:00am
    60 minutes

    Join us after Family Storytime to play and chat! There will be self-directed activities and toys for parents/caregivers and young children. 

  • Wednesday Mar 13, 2024 at 11:30am
    60 minutes

    Explore the lives of the furred, the feathered, and the finned. Drop in programming. Ages 7-9.

    We will read stories, play games,and make some crafts!

  • Children walking into a book.

    Wednesday Mar 13, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Registration opens on Monday, February 26, 2024 - 10:00am

    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+. 

    Parrot Partners is the only rehabilitation program for Parrots in Canada that combines professional training, education, and rehabilitation in the charitable service of relinquished and misunderstood parrots. 

  • Lego

    Thursday Mar 14, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Create and build with Lego®! Drop-in program.

    Family Program.( parents must attend with the child/ren)

  • Thursday Mar 14, 2024 at 10:30am
    0 minutes

     Get muddy with barnyard friends. Enjoy Stories, games and crafts all about the farm.

    Drop in program for ages 4-7.

  • Children walking into a book.

    Thursday Mar 14, 2024 at 11:00am
    45 minutes

    Registration opens on Monday, February 26, 2024 - 10:00am

    In this highly energetic and interactive dance workshop, participants will explore simple, fun, and easy dance moves that everyone can follow in a safe and inclusive environment. Get ready to get lost in the music and GROOVE your heart out! Family program for ages 4+.

    Please register once per family.

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    Thursday Mar 14, 2024 at 11:00am
    45 minutes

    In this highly energetic and interactive dance workshop, participants will explore simple, fun and easy dance moves that everyone can follow in a safe and inclusive environment. Get ready to get lost in the music and GROOVE your heart out!

    Drop-in.

    This is a hybrid program.  The presenter is remote and will be on-screen in the program room in the branch.

    Family program for ages 4+.

  • Cartoon kids running to open door

    Thursday Mar 14, 2024 at 1:30pm
    120 minutes

    Join us at Rockcliffe Park Branch for an hour of National Film Board animated shorts on Nature and Family

    There will be 2 screenings from 1:30-2:30 PM and from 2:30-3:30PM.

    And of course popcorn!

    50 minutes, multiple languages, Ages 5-9, Drop-in

    Movie list:

    What Rhymes with Toxic - Media Space : Media Space (nfb.ca)
    Tzaritza (English Version) by Theodore Ushev - NFB
    Nunavut Animation Lab: Qalupalik by Ame Papatsie - NFB
    Nunavut Animation Lab: The Bear Facts by Jonathan Wright - NFB
    Jaime Lo, Small and Shy by Lillian Chan - NFB
    Christopher, Please Clean Up Your Room! by Vincent Gauthier - NFB
    With Grandma by Françoise Hartmann - NFB
    At Home with Mrs. Hen by Tali - NFB
    Dancers of the Grass by Melanie Jackson - NFB

    Tzaritza (English Version) by Theodore Ushev - NFB Nunavut Animation Lab: Qalupalik by Ame Papatsie - NFB Nunavut Animation Lab: The Bear Facts by Jonathan Wright - NFB Jaime Lo, Small and Shy by Lillian Chan - NFB Christopher, Please Clean Up Your Room! by Vincent Gauthier - NFB With Grandma by Françoise Hartmann - NFB At Home with Mrs. Hen by Tali - NFB Dancers of the Grass by Melanie Jackson - NF

  • Children walking into a book.

    Thursday Mar 14, 2024 at 2:00pm
    45 minutes

    Registration opens on Monday, February 26, 2024 - 10:00am

    In this highly energetic and interactive dance workshop, participants will explore simple, fun, and easy dance moves that everyone can follow in a safe and inclusive environment. Get ready to get lost in the music and GROOVE your heart out! Family program for ages 4+.