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  • Sunset, two kids reading books under a tree

    Wednesday Jul 24, 2024 at 2:00pm
    90 minutes

    Join us for a special summer edition of the RP Rebel Readers Bookclub at Rockcliffe Park.  There are limited copies of each of these books, so pick at least one to read and then we compare them.  They are all Newbery Medal Winners!  We will talk about the books, life for kids in the middle ages, do some activities and see a short video.

    Click on the book titles or book covers below to place a hold for the physical book, eBook or audiobook.

    This bookclub is for kids ages 9-12 and will be in English.  Registration is required as space is limited.

    The Book of Boy by Catherine Gilbert Murdoch (Newbery Medal Winner)

    The Inquisitor's Tale, Or, The Three Magical Children and Their Holy Dog by Adam Gidwitz  (Newbery Medal Winner)

     

    Catherine, Called Birdy by Karen Cushman

  • Wednesday Jul 24, 2024 at 2:30pm
    0 minutes

    Jump start your own intergalactic adventure. Registration required. Ages 6-10 

    Explore outer space with hands on activities. Map the constellations, make your own clay planet or create a colorful crayon europa!

  • SRC webcard stargazing children

    Wednesday Jul 24, 2024 at 2:30pm
    60 minutes

    Join us for an action-packed adventure through the discovery zone, where you’ll explore colour chromatography, investigate why trees are important to engineers. and create an elastic-powered car. Every great scientist started out as a curious kid! Presented by Scientists in School. Ages 8-12.

  • Wednesday Jul 24, 2024 at 4:00pm
    45 minutes

    Embark on a space adventure. 

    Design your own Nebula in a jar. 

    Registration Required 

    ages 7-9 

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    Thursday Jul 25, 2024 at 10:15am
    60 minutes

    Explore space rocks, goo and other icky stuff. Registration required. Ages 4-9.

     We will be making galaxy slime, exploding planets and a galaxy in a jar.​

    Viens découvrir des roches venues d’espace, de la matière gluante et d’autres trucs dégueu. Inscription requise. Pour les 4 à 9 ans.

    Nous allons fabriquer du slime galactique, faire exploser des planètes et créer une galaxie dans un bocal.​

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    Thursday Jul 25, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Jump start your own intergalactic adventure. Registration required. Ages 7-9.

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

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    Thursday Jul 25, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Would you like to learn about  the new titles that are arriving? Or share a great story that you have read? Do you want to meet new people? Do you like to make crafts? Sign up for a new adventure and learn what to read next.

    Ages 7 to 12. Registration Required. 

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    Thursday Jul 25, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Embark on a space adventure. We will playing space games and doing some crafts.

    Registration required. Ages 5-9. 

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

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    Thursdays, Jul 25, 2024 - Jul 25, 2024
    10:30am
    40 minutes

    2 sessions remaining

    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 25, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Learn beginner-level ukulele in a fun and engaging way with our resident musician, Ross. Take your first steps with the instrument, learn the chords, and even play your first songs! Instruments provided by the library. Ages 9-12.