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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.

  • view of an airplane flying in a tropical sky, overlaid with three open padlocks

    Wednesday Mar 13, 2024 at 2:00pm
    45 minutes

    Do you like solving puzzles?

    It's March Break and an eccentric relative has invited you on a surprise holiday someplace warm - if you can figure out the clues at the airport!

    Work together with other teens to solve the clues and unlock the way to your sunny escape!

    Ages: 12 to 18

  • Children are jumping through the book into another world.

    Wednesday Mar 13, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Explore the lives of the furred, the feathered, and the finned. Registration required. Ages 7-9.

    We will learn curious facts about animal tracks and even go on an expedition within the library!

    Explorez les vies de nos amis à plumes, poils et nageoires. Inscription requise. Pour les 7 à 9 ans.

    Nous allons apprendre des faits curieux sur les traces d'animaux, et nous allons même faire une expedition dans la bibliothèque !

  • 4 teens thinking about programs

    Wednesday Mar 13, 2024 at 4:30pm
    90 minutes

    This program offers the chance to teens to meet and interact with therapy dogs, and to de-stress. Therapy dogs are specially trained full grown dogs and work with a handler. Take a few minutes to read or colour with a dog, or just soak in the good vibes.

    Drop-in program for ages 13 and up.

  • March Break  / Congé de mars

    Thursday Mar 14, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Test your limits. [Registration required.] Ages 7-9.

    We will be building, and racing, balloon cars out of recycled material.

    Teste tes limites. [Inscription requise.] Pour les 7 à 9 ans.

    Nous allons fabriquer des voitures avec du matériel recyclé.

  • fantasy map strewn with polyhedral dice

    Thursday Mar 14, 2024 at 3:00pm
    120 minutes

    Sorry this event and its waiting list are full

    Curious about Dungeons and Dragons? Give it a try with this one-session-long adventure for beginners! 

    D&D is a popular fantasy role-playing game in which your characters explore, solve puzzles, and fight or outwit monsters. Learn the basic rules of this popular game as you undertake an adventure with fellow players!  

    This adventure uses pre-generated characters, so you must register at least 5 days ahead of time to bid of your preference of character and get your info sheet before game-day. Late registrants will be assigned a random character.

    Want to create your own character? Sign up for one of our DnD novice sessions in April/May!

    Ages 12-18

  • Friday Mar 15, 2024 at 10:00am
    90 minutes

    Sorry this event and its waiting list are full

    Get creative with watercolours and wax. Traditional watercolours, including a fun wax resist technique.  It's all about going outside the lines and adding shape, shadow, pattern and dimension.

    Faites preuve de créativité avec des aquarelles et de la cire.. Aquarelles traditionnelles incluant une technique à la cire. On dépasse les lignes et on ajoute de la forme, de l'ombrage, des motifs et de la dimension.

  • Children walking into a book.

    Friday Mar 15, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Jump, shoot, roll and glide; can you find the science in sport? Take a test to discover where your dominance lies. Create a sculpture to investigate how throwing a ball affects your balance. Discover physics by engineering a better hockey puck and building a mini golf course. Join us as we shoot, score and explore the science of sport. Presented by Scientists in Schools. Ages 8-12. 

  • children running and jumping into a book / des enfants courent et sautent dans un livre

    Friday Mar 15, 2024 at 2:30pm
    90 minutes

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

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

  • Children are jumping through the book into another world.

    Saturday Mar 16, 2024 at 2:00pm
    90 minutes

    Come craft at the library. We have all the supplies you need to satisfy your creativity! Drop-in program. Ages 6-12.

    Viens bricoler à la biblio. On a tout ce qu’il te faut pour que tu puisses satisfaire l’artiste en toi! Programme portes ouvertes. Pour les 6 à 12 ans.

  • magnifying glass on top of orange-tinted map of the earth

    Tuesday Mar 19, 2024 at 1:30pm
    60 minutes

    Continuing from the fall session, all aboard for the next leg of our tour around the world, with Japan, Mexico, and Sri Lanka! Join us the third Tuesday of each month until June 2024, where we will discuss a title set in a different country and/or written by a foreign author.

    When you register, we will reserve a copy of the book for you - no need to place a hold, unless you would like to enjoy the book in a different format. When you pick up your copy, you will receive a Reader's Passport to keep with you for the year, in which you may keep notes as you read, draw something from the book that has inspired you, or bring up points you'd like to discuss during the meeting.

    At every meeting you attend, bring your "passport" to have it stamped. We hope to see you well-traveled by summer 2024!