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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.

  • Saturday Jul 20, 2024 at 2:30pm
    120 minutes

    Sorry this event and its waiting list are full

    Learn the basics of using a sewing machine and craft your very first project: a drawstring bag. This two-hour session will take you through the steps of setting up, threading, and using a sewing machine. 

    The same lesson takes place once a month. Please register for one session only. Registration limited to 5 spaces.

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    Saturday Jul 20, 2024 at 2:30pm
    60 minutes

    Reach up high. Touch the sky.  Join us for a high energy, interactive musical storytime that engages your child with gross motor skills & early literacy fun using books, songs, music, dance & musical instruments. 

    Registration Required. Ages 4-6

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

  • Monday Jul 22, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Embark on a space adventure. We will playing space games and doing some crafts. Carp Ages 5-9. Registration Required.

    This is the same program being offered at Beaverbrook and Hazeldean for ages 7-9;

    and at Carp, Constance Bay and Fitzroy Harbour for ages 5-9. 

    Please register for the program at the branch most convenient for you!

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    Monday Jul 22, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Space exploration requires complex robotics and constant technological innovation. From rockets and rovers to satellites and orbiters there is all sorts of robotics inventions in space. This workshop presents the various forms of robotics used in space exploration and challenges participants to design and prototype their very own space robot. Presented by the Canada Science and Technology Museum! Ages 8-12.

  • Monday Jul 22, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Who knows where your creation will take you?

    We will be creating new planets out of papier mache. 

    Registration Required 

    Ages 7-12

  • Monday Jul 22, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Join us for a mini-museum experience with replica artifacts from the Canadian Museum of History!  

    With replicas of real objects that are housed at the Canadian Museum of History, can you figure out what it was used for?  

    Imagine yourself with that object from the past and draw a picture of yourself using that object.  Then we will put together a time capsule of a drawing of your favourite item to be opened in the future.  Which object today do you think would be important to uncover for future generations, 100 years from now? 

  • Monday Jul 22, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    This session will cover education funding, budgeting while in school, repaying school debt, and some basics about 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 Jul 22, 2024 at 2:30pm
    60 minutes

    Propel yourself into uncharted territories. Come explore heredity with alien genetics.

    Registration Required. Ages 10-12.

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

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    Monday Jul 22, 2024 at 2:30pm
    60 minutes

    Sorry this event and its waiting list are full

    For this program, Parrot Partners will bring at least 3 parrots, from different areas of the world, ranging in size from very small and ‘spunky’ to massive and ‘mellow.’  We introduce each parrot, one at a time, and share interesting and entertaining facts and stories about their natures and lives in the wild and in our homes.   Participants will be offered the opportunity to give our parrots a treat or drink from a safety cup or feeding skewer, as well as pose for photos with the parrots. Family program for ages 4+. 

  • Monday Jul 22, 2024 at 6:30pm
    60 minutes

    Sorry this event and its waiting list are full

    Adults are invited to join us in making their own cards. Make greeting cards for your loved ones for any occasion. Supplies are provided but feel free to also bring your own. All skill levels are welcome. Come along and have fun! Registration is required.