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    Thursday Aug 08, 2024 at 2:00pm
    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! Family program for ages 4+.

  • Thursdays, Aug 08, 2024 - Aug 10, 2024
    5:30pm
    120 minutes

    3 sessions remaining

    Drop-in for a mini-museum experience with History Box! Reach into Canada’s history and discover mysterious objects of the past. These authentic and reproduction artifacts are on loan from the Canadian Museum of History’s signature exhibition and the Canadian History Hall. 

    Each object connects us to our Canadian history and the history of those who came before us. Explore Canadian Identity, Geography and the Environment, Indigenous and European Relations and Symbols, Art and Cultural Expression.

    Family-friendly exhibit.

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    Friday Aug 09, 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 a également été offert le 7 août à la succursale St- Laurent.   

    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 was also offered on August 7 at the North Gloucester branch. 

  • Friday Aug 09, 2024 at 2:00pm
    120 minutes

    Join us for a screening of a great selection of short films about the Milky Way, space travel, and friendly aliens.

    English, 57 minutes.  First screening starts at 2pm.  Second screening at 3pm.  Drop in anytime!

    Films courtesy of the National Film Board of Canada.

    Family program.  Drop-in.

  • Friday Aug 09, 2024 at 3:00pm
    120 minutes

    Come watch a FREE screening of fun, family-friendly movies every Friday this summer at the Blackburn Hamlet branch! Popcorn provided. Bring your own water bottle. Costumes are always welcome!  

    Ruby Gillman, Teenage Kraken (2023) - 1hr 32mins - G 

    Sweet, awkward sixteen-year-old Ruby Gillman is desperate to fit in at Oceanside High, but she mostly just feels invisible. She's math-tutoring her skater-boy crush, who only seems to admire her for her fractals, and she's prevented from hanging out with the cool kids at the beach because her over-protective supermom, has forbade Ruby from ever getting in the water.

    Le film sera visionné en anglais / Movie will be shown in English 

    July 5 – Elemental (2023 – PG) 

    July 12 – The Bad Guys (2022 – G) 

    July 19 – The Little Mermaid (2023 – PG) 

    July 26 – Minions: The Rise of Gru (2022 – PG)  

    August 2 – Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile (2022 – G) 

    August 9 – Ruby Gillman, Teenage Kraken (2023 – G) 

    August 16 – The Super Mario Bros. Movie (2023 – PG) 

    August 23 – Wish (2024 – G) 

  • Saturday Aug 10, 2024 at 2:00pm
    120 minutes

    Create and build with Lego® with us every Saturday this summer! Drop-in program. Ages 4-12.

    Architectes en herbe, à vos Lego® tous les samedis cette été! Programme portes ouvertes. Pour les 4 à 12 ans.

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    Mondays, Aug 12, 2024 - Aug 26, 2024
    10:00am
    90 minutes

    3 sessions remaining

    Join us to play and chat. There will be self-directed activities and toys for parents, caregivers and young children. Drop-in program. Family program.

    Joignez-vous à nous pour jouer et socialiser. Il y aura des activités pour les tout-petits et leurs adultes. Programme portes ouvertes. Programme familial.

  • Monday Aug 12, 2024 at 10:30am
    90 minutes

    Join us for open games of chess every Monday this summer. Whether you're a beginner or more advanced, this is a relaxed environment where everyone is welcome. Bring your own board or borrow one of ours.
    Drop-in program.
    Ages 8-18.

    July 8
    July 15
    July 22
    July 29
    August 5 - Closed
    August 12
    August 19

  • Monday Aug 12, 2024 at 11:00am
    120 minutes

    Bring the family to create and build with LEGO.

    Drop-in Program

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    Monday Aug 12, 2024 at 2:00pm
    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! Family program for ages 4+.