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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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    Thursday Jul 18, 2024 at 2:30pm
    90 minutes

    Design with Sphero Indi, the colour-sensing robot car! Kids will design mazes and guide Indi using colour tiles while learning coding basics and problem solving! Presented by Carleton University’s Virtual Ventures STEM Outreach program. Ages 6-10.

  • Thursdays, Jul 18, 2024 - Aug 08, 2024
    3:00pm
    90 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Join us at Rockcliffe Park Branch every Thursday from 11 July to 8 Aug for a special themed SPACE pop-up activity.  This is a self-directed, drop-in program and will run from 3:00PM to 4:30PM.

    11 July - Reaction time & Space repairs - Science 

    • Find out what it is like to fix and repair in outer space and test your reaction time

    18 July - Create Aliens & Space Ships -  Art  

    • Create an alien out of yarn, paper and pipe cleaners and their flying saucer to take them to outer space

    25 July - Outer Space Galaxy Art - Art and Science

    • Using salt and paint, create vivid outer space images as seen through the Hubble, Keppler and James Webb telescopes

    1 Aug - Space Puzzles - Science, Math and Art

    • Test your space knowledge and puzzle solving skills!  Several paper based puzzles will be available for you to solve!  How many can you do?

    8 Aug - Sculpt the Planets with Playdough & Plasticine - Art and Science

    • Using plasticine or playdough, make the planets and learn where they fit our solar system.  Create a unique plasticine sculpture of our Solar System.

    Ages 3+ (with adult supervision)

  • rainbow paint spatter

    Thursdays, Jul 18, 2024 - Jul 25, 2024
    4:00pm
    60 minutes

    2 sessions remaining

    Do you enjoy chess, or do you want to learn the game?

    Drop in to play with other youth! Learn the basics and test your wits with a weekly chess challenge.

    Ages: 8 to 18

  • TD Summer Reading Club banner

    Fridays, Jul 19, 2024 - Aug 16, 2024
    10:00am
    90 minutes

    8 sessions remaining

    Create and build with Lego®! Drop-in program. Ages 6-12. / Architectes en herbe, à vos Lego®! Programme portes ouvertes. Pour les 6 à 12 ans.

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    Fridays, Jul 19, 2024 - Aug 09, 2024
    10:00am
    90 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Create and build with Lego®! Drop-in program. Ages 6-12.

    Architectes en herbe, à vos Lego®! Programme portes ouvertes. Pour les 6 à 12 ans.

  • An illustration of a child drawing on paper, while two children play a fishing game nearby.

    Fridays, Jul 19, 2024 - Aug 23, 2024
    10:30am
    90 minutes

    6 sessions remaining

    Create and build with Lego®! Drop-in program. Ages 6-12..

    Architectes en herbe, à vos Lego®! Programme portes ouvertes. Pour les 6 à 12 ans.

  • Friday Jul 19, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Who knows where your creation will take you?  In this session we will be looking at the night sky and be using art supplies to create our own night sky. 

    Registration required. Ages 7-9. 

  • SRC webcard stargazing children

    Friday Jul 19, 2024 at 11:00am
    60 minutes

    Sorry this event is full

    Discover the surprising science hiding in a bag of Skittles. Explore solubility, buoyancy, reactivity and investigate the odds of finding your favourite colour. How sweet it is! Presented by Scientists in School. Ages 8-12.

    Registrants will be contacted before this program to arrange branch pick-up of a materials kit.  One kit per registrant.

  • Fridays, Jul 19, 2024 - Aug 16, 2024
    1:30pm
    60 minutes

    5 sessions remaining

    Building Boom! Show off your architectural creativity with Lego®!

    For ages 4-12. Drop-in program.

    Archiboum! Architectes en herbes, à vos Lego®!

    Pour les 4-12 ans. Inscription non requise.

  • An alien reading a map

    Fridays, Jul 19, 2024 - Aug 02, 2024
    2:00pm
    90 minutes

    2 sessions remaining

    Play card games, board games, or video games at the library. Drop-in program. Ages 6-12. 

    * This program is NOT supervised by staff.​

    * No program on July 26.

    Viens jouer aux cartes, à des jeux de société ou à des jeux vidéos à la bibliothèque. Programme portes ouvertes. Pour les 6 à 12 ans.

    *Ce programme n'est pas supervisé par le personnel.​

    * Aucun programme le 26 juillet.