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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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    Tuesday Aug 06, 2024 at 2:30pm
    60 minutes

    Embark on a space adventure. We will be playing space games and doing some crafts. Registration required. Ages 7-9.

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

  • Tuesday Aug 06, 2024 at 2:30pm
    60 minutes

    Come meet the creatures who walk among us. We will be getting creative!  Design an alien creation all your own.
    Registration is recommended. 
    Ages 4-6.
     

  • Tuesday Aug 06, 2024 at 6:00pm
    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 this session, we will focus on Canada's Indigenous communities.

    Registration required. Ages 7- 12.

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    Wednesdays, Aug 07, 2024 - Aug 21, 2024
    10:30am
    60 minutes

    2 sessions remaining

    Let's tell a story about outer space! Registration required. Ages 2-6.

    We will sing, read, play and explore space stories together with the help of our robot friend, Cubetto.

    Racontons une histoire qui se déroule dans le cosmos! Inscription requise. Pour les 2 à 6 ans.

    Nous chanterons, lirons, jouerons et explorerons des histoires spatiales ensemble avec l'aide de notre ami robot, Cubetto.

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    Wednesday Aug 07, 2024 at 10:30am
    90 minutes

    Code Sphero robots to complete different Olympic challenges (100cm race, obstacle course, figure skating routine) and learn the essentials of coding! Presented by Carleton University’s Virtual Ventures STEM Outreach program. Ages 6-10.

  • Wednesday Aug 07, 2024 at 10:30am
    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...  We will be looking at the  life of our pioneering ancestors with a craft.  For ages 7-12.  Please register on-line.

  • Wednesday Aug 07, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Boldy go where no one has gone before. We will be making solar system bracelets and figuring out just how far the moon is from the Earth. Registration required. Ages 10-12.

    August 7th at 10:30

    This program will also be offered at the Rideau branch on August 21st.

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    L’inconnu t’attend. Nous allons faire des bracelets inspire du système solaire, et nous allons visualizer la distance entre la terre et la lune. Inscription requise. Pour les 10 à 12 ans.

    Le 7 août à 10h30

    Ce programme sera aussi offert à la succursale de Rideau le 21 août.

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    Wednesday Aug 07, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Explore space rocks, goo and other icky stuff. Ages 4-6. 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

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    Viens découvrir des roches venues d’espace, de la matière gluante et d’autres trucs dégueu. Pour les 4 à 6 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

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    Wednesday Aug 07, 2024 at 2:00pm
    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.

    Venez découvrir les objets fascinants (et parfois mystérieux) de notre Boîte à histoires ! La boîte contient des objets historiques canadiens provenant de l’exposition phare du Musée canadien de l’histoire, La Salle de l’Histoire Canadienne, qui vous fera plonger dans le passé du Canada.

    For ages 7-12. | Pour les 7 à 12 ans.

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    Wednesday Aug 07, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Donne vie à tes rêves de tes propres mains. Nous commencerons en dessinant et en créant des étoiles pour faire des vœux, puis nous apprendrons quelles constellations les étoiles peuvent former. Ensuite, tu feras un vœu sous une étoile filante. Inscription requise. Pour les 4 à 6 ans. Inscrivez-vous afin de réserver votre place. Nous accueillerons ceux sans réservation le jour de l'événement tout dépendant de nos capacités.

    Ce programme sera également offert le 9 août à la succursale Gloucester nord. 

    Make your dreams come true with your own hands. We will start by drawing and creating stars upon whitch to wish and we will learn what patterns can stars make. Then, will you make a wish upon a shooting star. Registration required. Ages 4-6. Register to reserve a spot. Drop-ins will be welcome on the day as space allows.

    This program will also be offered on August 9 at the North Gloucester branch.