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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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    Wednesday Jul 10, 2024 at 10:30am
    45 minutes

    Stories, songs, puppets and crafts for children ages 0-4, accompanied by a parent or caregiver. 

    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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    Contes, chansons, marionnettes et bricolages pour les enfants de 0 à 4 ans, accompagnés d'un parent ou d'un gardien. 

    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 Jul 10, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    This interactive workshop introduces participants of all ages to Indigenous Music.  You will learn about this “heartbeat” of mother earth before learning some stomp dance songs on traditional rattles. Families ages 4+.

  • Storytime

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

    5 sessions remaining

    Stories, rhymes, and songs for children of all ages and a parent or caregiver. 

    Drop-in Program

  • Wednesdays, Jul 10, 2024 - Aug 14, 2024
    10:30am
    90 minutes

    6 sessions remaining

    Create and build with Lego®! 

    Join the Space Lego Challenge!  Every week, there will be a different challenge to build aliens, rovers, planets, robots, rockets and more!  Have your work on display at our branch and posted to our photo wall!

     

    Drop-in program. Family program.

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    Wednesday Jul 10, 2024 at 3:00pm
    120 minutes

    Come watch a family-friendly movie in English on our projector. Bring a friend, some snacks, a sleeping bag or a lawn chair! Costumes are always welcome! 

    *Note: provided seating is on straight chairs or on floor cushions. 

    Come to the library some time in June to vote for which movie we'll be showing that day : Toy Story 4 or Super Mario Bros: the movie!

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    Thursday Jul 11, 2024 at 10:30am
    40 minutes

    Are all rabbits the same? What do they need? What is a hare and where does it live? Does it have predators? As they explore these questions through games and investigations, kids can enjoy a face-to-face visit with a rabbit, and pet its soft fur through this program with the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum. Family program for ages 4+.

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    Thursday Jul 11, 2024 at 11:30am
    40 minutes

    Les lapins sont-ils tous identiques? De quoi ont-ils besoin? Qu’est-ce qu’un lièvre, où vit-il et quels sont ses prédateurs? Alors qu’ils explorent ces questions par le jeu et l’enquête, les enfants font aussi connaissance avec un lapin et caressent sa douce fourrure avec le Musée de l'agriculture et de l'alimentation du Canada. Programme familial pour les 4+ ans. 

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    Thursday Jul 11, 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+.

  • Fridays, Jul 12, 2024 - Aug 17, 2024
    2:00pm
    120 minutes

    3 sessions remaining

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

    Ages 4+

    Friday, July 12th at 2 p.m.

    Saturday, July 27th at 2 p.m.

    Saturday, August 17th at 2 p.m.

    Architectes en herbe, à vos Lego®! Programme portes ouvertes.

    Pour ceux âgés de 4 ans et plus.

    Le vendredi 12 juillet à 14 h 

    Le samedi 27 juillet à 14 h

    Le samedi 17 août à 14 h

  • Friday Jul 12, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Grimpe à bord de mon vaisseau spatial. Les enfants sont invités à participer à un camp d'entraînement pour astronautes. Les participants devront faire preuve d'agilité dans un jeu de marelle galactique, apprendront à communiquer avec des signes de la main comme les astronautes et plus encore. 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 24 juillet à la succursale Vanier. 

    Climb aboard my rocket ship. Children are invited to an astronaut training camp. Participants will have to be agile in a game of galaxy hopscotch, learn to communicate like astronauts with hand signals and much more. Registration required. Ages 4 to 6. Register to reserve a spot. Drop-ins will be welcome on the day as space allows.

    This program will also be offered on July 24 at the Vanier branch.