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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.

  • Thursday Jul 18, 2024 at 1:45pm
    60 minutes

    Explore space rocks, goo and other icky stuff. 

    Registration required. Ages 4-6.

    July 18th at 1:30pm

    This program will also be offered at the North Gloucester branch on July 15th.

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    Viens découvrir des roches venues d’espace, de la matière gluante et d’autres trucs dégueu. 

    Inscription requise. Pour les 4 à 6 ans.

    Le 18 juillet à 13h30

    Ce programme sera aussi offert à la succursale de Gloucester Nord le 15 juillet

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

    Thursday Jul 18, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Come craft at the library. We have all the supplies you need to satisfy your creativity! Ages 6-12. Drop-in program. / Viens bricoler à la biblio. On a tout ce qu’il te faut pour satisfaire l’artiste en toi! Programme portes ouvertes. Pour les 6 à 12 ans. 

  • Thursday Jul 18, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    What can the stars predict? We will explore the constellations and recreate their shapes.

    Register online. Ages 9- 12.

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    Thursday Jul 18, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    What would life look like on other worlds? Join us for an afternoon of extraterrestrial crafting as we transform Barbie dolls into Aliens. Ages 10-17. Registration required.

  • A child draws while two children fish for stars

    Thursday Jul 18, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Who knows where your creation will take you? We will use our imagination to create a night sky/ Qui sait où tes créations te mèneront? Nous allons utiliser notre imagination pour créer le ciel de nuit.

    Ages 7-9/ Pour les 7 à 9 ans.

  • Thursday Jul 18, 2024 at 2:30pm
    45 minutes

    Climb on board my rocket ship! Ages 4-6. Registration required.

    This is the same program being offered at Beaverbrook, Fitzroy Harbor, and Hazeldean. Please register for the program at the branch most convenient for you!

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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)

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    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

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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.