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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 Aug 17, 2024 at 2:30pm
    120 minutes

    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.

  • Monday Aug 19, 2024 at 10:30am
    90 minutes

    Join us for open games of chess every Monday this summer. Whether you're a beginner or more advanced, this is a relaxed environment where everyone is welcome. Bring your own board or borrow one of ours.
    Drop-in program.
    Ages 7+

    July 8
    July 15
    July 22
    July 29
    August 5 - Closed
    August 12
    August 19

  • Monday Aug 19, 2024 at 1:00pm
    60 minutes

    Cross over into the unknown. 

    Registration required. Ages 7-9.

    August 19th at 1:00pm

    This program will also be offered at the Vanier branch on August 12th.


    Fait le saut vers l’inconnu. 

    Inscription requise. Pour les 7 à 9 ans.

    Le 19 août à 13h00

    Ce programme sera aussi offert à la succursale de Vanier le 12 août.

  • Mondays, Aug 19, 2024 - Aug 22, 2024
    90 minutes

    3 sessions remaining

    Learn the basics of using a sewing machine and make a pencil case! The club consists of three sessions over a one-week period. Must be able to commit to all three sessions. All supplies will be provided.

    For 13-17 years old (limited registration).

  • Monday Aug 19, 2024 at 7:00pm
    60 minutes

    For ages 13-17.  Come celebrate Capital Pride with us at the library.  There will be snacks, crafts, trivia games, a scavenger hunt, a button maker, music and more...

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    For ages 13-17.  Venez célébrer la Fierté dans la Capitale avec nous.  Il y aura des collations, des bricolages, des jeux-questionnaires, une chasse au trésor, une machine à macarons, de la musique et plus...

  • Rocket Science

    Tuesday Aug 20, 2024 at 2:00pm
    120 minutes

    Venez célébrer la fin de l'été avec la succursale de Gloucester nord ! Nous aurons des jeux et des activités pour toutes la famille !

    Come celebrate the end of summer with the North Gloucester branch! We'll have all types of games and activities for the whole family !

  • two pink paper roses

    Tuesday Aug 20, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Join us for an afternoon of crafting fun! We will be making paper roses. All materials will be provided. Please bring a bag to take your creation home.

  • Tuesday Aug 20, 2024 at 2:30pm
    60 minutes

    Sorry this event and its waiting list are full

    Explore simple concepts of rocket science. Registration required. Ages 4-6.

    Learn about the planets in our solar system neighbourhood and make a straw rocket that you can launch. 

  • Wednesday Aug 21, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Boldy go where no one has gone before. We will be making solar system bracelets and figuring out just how far the moon is from the Earth. Registration required. Ages 10-12.

    August 21st at 10:30am

    This program will also be offered at the Vanier branch on August 7th.


    L’inconnu t’attend. Nous allons faire des bracelets inspire du système solaire, et nous allons visualizer la distance entre la terre et la lune. Inscription requise. Pour les 10 à 12 ans.

    Le 21 août à 10h30

    Ce programme sera aussi offert à la succursale de Vanier le 7 août.

  • Wednesday Aug 21, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Come craft at the library. We have all the supplies you need to satisfy your creativity! Drop-in program. [Family program]

    We will be making a space model. 

    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. [Programme familial]

    Nous allons fabriquer une maquette spatiale.