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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.

  • Tuesday Jul 23, 2024 at 2:30pm
    60 minutes

    Cross over into the unknown. We will be getting crafty and shining a light on the paranormal!

    Registration is recommended.

    Ages 7-9.

  • Tuesdays, Jul 23, 2024 - Aug 20, 2024
    5:00pm
    25 minutes

    10 sessions remaining

    The program aims to help children practice and improve their reading skills! Children will receive individualized reading help and encouragement. Ages 6-12. Registration Required | Ce programme contribue au développement de la lecture chez les jeunes en favorisant l'accompagnement comme moyen privilégié d'apprentissage et le partage. Pour les 6-12 ans. Inscription requise

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    Wednesday Jul 24, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

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

  • Wednesday Jul 24, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Grimpe à bord de mon vaisseau spatial. Les enfants sont invités à participer à un camp d'entraînement pour astronautes. Les participants devront faire preuve d'agilité dans un jeu de marelle galactique, apprendront à communiquer avec des signes de la main comme les astronautes et plus encore. Inscription requise. Pour les 4 à 6 ans. 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 également été offert le 12 juillet à la succursale Gloucester nord.

    Climb aboard my rocket ship. Children are invited to an astronaut training camp. Participants will have to be agile in a game of galaxy hopscotch, learn to communicate like astronauts with hand signals and much more. Registration required. Ages 4 to 6. Register to reserve a spot. Drop-ins will be welcome on the day as space allows.

    This program was also offered on July 12 at the North Gloucester branch.  

  • Wednesday Jul 24, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Take a step into the unknown..What will you discover?  For ages 8-12.  Please register on-line.

  • Wednesday Jul 24, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Grab your gravity boots and catch that star! We will be making dream journals out of paper, rubber bands and sticks!

    Registration required. Ages 7-9.

    July 24th at 10:30am

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    Enfile ta combinaison spatiale et attrape cette étoile! Nous allons fabriquer un journal de rêve avec du papier, des élastiques et des bâtons.

    Inscription requise. Pour les 7 à 9 ans.

    Le 24 Juillet à 10h30

  • Wednesday Jul 24, 2024 at 1:00pm
    60 minutes

    Jump start your own intergalactic adventure.

    We will start by taking a regular story about earth and blasting it into space...and that's just the beginning of space storytelling fun!

    Registration required. Ages 6-8. 

  • Wednesday Jul 24, 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.

  • 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!