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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.

  • Children walking into a book.

    Monday Mar 11, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Registration opens on Monday, February 26, 2024 - 10:00am

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

    Instruments provided by the library.

  • smiling woman playing with virtual reality headset and hand-controllers

    Monday Mar 11, 2024 at 3:00pm
    90 minutes

    Drop by to play some of the many games on our Oculus Rift system! Explore mountains or deep seas, ride roller coasters, soar as an eagle, challenge your agility with Beat Saber or Fruit Ninja, defend your castle as an archer or your spaceship with a laser, and many more! 

    All games are single-player with English dialogue/text.

    Safety tip: to prevent falls, wear closed flat shoes, not flip-flops or heels

    Ages: 10 to Adult (headset may be too large to fit smaller players)

  • March Break  / Congé de mars

    Tuesday Mar 12, 2024 at 10:00am
    30 minutes

    Contes, comptines et chansons pour les enfants de tous âges et un parent ou gardien. Aucune inscription requise. 

  • children jumping into a book - outdoor scene

    Tuesdays, Mar 12, 2024 - Mar 13, 2024
    90 minutes

    2 sessions remaining

    Join us in our children's area to play and chat! There will be self-directed activities and toys for parents/caregivers and young children. 

    Joignez-nous au département des enfants pour jouer et socialiser. Il y aura des activités pour les tout-petits et leurs adultes.

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

    Tuesday Mar 12, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Registration opens on Monday, February 26, 2024 - 10:00am

    From sprout to bloom. Registration required. Ages 4-6.

    We will explore growth and change through stories, activities and a craft.

    Du germe à la fleur. Inscription requise. Pour les 4 à 6 ans.

    Nous allons explorer le monde qui change avec des histoires, des activités et un bricolage.

  • a row of colourful friendship bracelets made of knotted thread

    Tuesday Mar 12, 2024 at 2:30pm
    60 minutes

    Learn the basics of how to make colourful knotted bracelets out of thread!

    We will demonstrate two beginner patters - diagonal lines and arrowheads/chevrons - to help you build the fundamental skills you can adapt into more complicated patterns.

    Use the supplies provided, or feel free to bring your own embroidery floss!

    Ages: 12 to 18

  • 4 teens thinking about programs

    Tuesday Mar 12, 2024 at 4:00pm
    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.

  • Children are jumping through the book into another world.

    Wednesday Mar 13, 2024 at 10:00am
    30 minutes

    Stories, rhymes, and songs for preschool children and a parent/caregiver. Drop-in program. Family Program.

  • 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

    Registration opens on Monday, February 26, 2024 - 10:00am

    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 !