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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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    Monday Aug 12, 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+.

  • Monday Aug 12, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Who knows where your creation will take you?  In this session we will be using chalk and paint to create scratch art. 

    Registration required. Ages 7- 9. 

    Qui sait où tes créations te mèneront ? Dans ce programme, nous utiliserons de la craie pour faire de l’art à gratter. 

    Inscription requise. 7 à 9 ans. 

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    Monday Aug 12, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Nothing can stop it!  Ages 7-12. Registration.

    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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    Rien ne peut l’arrêter! Pour les 7 à 12 ans. Inscription.

    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

  • Monday Aug 12, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Looking to get your first credit card? Want to learn more about credit? During this session, you will learn about the myths around credit, the facts around credit reports, credit ratings, and credit scores alongside strategies on how to protect or repair your credit.  

    Presented by the Credit Counselling Society.

    Registration required. Registrants will receive an additional email with the Zoom link ahead of the program.

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    Monday Aug 12, 2024 at 2:30pm
    60 minutes

    Sorry this event and its waiting list are full

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

    Registration Required. Ages 7-9.

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

  • SRC webcard stargazing children

    Monday Aug 12, 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.

  • A child draws while two children fish for stars

    Monday Aug 12, 2024 at 2:30pm
    60 minutes

    What can the stars predict? Registration required. Ages 10-12.

    We will be creating aurora borealis art and poetry!

    Register to reserve a spot. Drop-ins will be welcome on the day as space allows.

    This program was also offered at the Rideau branch on July 11.

    Que peuvent prédire les étoiles? Inscription requise. Pour les 10 à 12 ans.

    Nous allons créer de l'art poétique inspiré des aurores boréales!

    Inscrivez-vous afin de réserver votre place. Nous accueillerons ceux sans réservation le jour de l'événement tout dépendant de nos capacités.

    Ce programme a été offert à la succursale Rideau le 11 juillet.

  • Munchkin board game; teenage mutant ninja turtles edition

    Monday Aug 12, 2024 at 2:30pm
    120 minutes

    Cowabunga, dudes!  Try out the classic board game Munchkin with a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles twist.  This game combines the dungeon-exploring aspects of Munchkin with the characters and fighting styles of TMNT.  Players can play as the turtles, April, or Casey as they race to be the first one to reach the Level 10 Pizza Parlour, fighting monsters and collecting their loot along the way.

    Ages 13+.  Registration Required.  Spaces limited. 

  • Monday Aug 12, 2024 at 3:00pm
    60 minutes

    Let’s tell a story about outer space. Registration required. Ages 4-6.

    Join us for outer space storytime.  Make up space stories and play space story games!

    Register to reserve a spot. Drop-ins will be welcome on the day as space allows.

    This program will also be offered at the St-Laurent branch on Thursday, August 15

    Racontons une histoire qui se déroule dans le cosmos! Inscription requise. Pour les 4 à 6 ans.

    Rejoignez-nous pour l'heure du conte sur l'espace.  Inventez des histoires sur l'espace et jouez à des jeux sur l'espace !

    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 aussi offert à la succursale St-Laurent le lundi, 15 août.

  • Monday Aug 12, 2024 at 6:30pm
    90 minutes

    Sorry this event and its waiting list are full

    Discover the technique of Iris Folding, an art form originating from Holland. Create intricate designs using folded paper strips that result in a central pattern resembling the iris of an eye or camera lens. No prior experience required; all materials will be supplied for you.