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  • Parenting in Ottawa

    Tuesdays, Jul 23, 2024 - Dec 17, 2024
    1:30pm
    120 minutes

    22 sessions remaining

    Speak, in person, with a Public Health Nurse to get support around infant feeding and parenting. No appointment is necessary, simply drop in during these hours. Learn ways to help your child eat healthy and be active Make sure your child is on track with their growth and development. In partnership with Ottawa Public Health.

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  • Chromebook

    Tuesday Jul 23, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    This program shows Chromebooks users how to search the Internet using popular search engines, shopping, maps and weather.  Also presented are some security basics and other features.

  • Two astronauts and an alien lifting weights

    Tuesdays, Jul 23, 2024 - Aug 13, 2024
    2:00pm
    90 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Create and build with Lego®! Drop-in program. Ages 6-12. 

    * No program on July 9. 

    Fête en blocs Architectes en herbe, à vos Lego®! Programme portes ouvertes. Pour les 6 à 12 ans.

    * Aucun programme le 9 juillet. 

  • Tuesday Jul 23, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Sorry this event and its waiting list are full

    What can the stars predict? Step into the enchanting world of astrology with our summer reading program tailored for kids aged 10 to 12+. Discover the magic of astrology as we delve into the zodiac signs and explore the art of divination, unlocking ancient mysteries and empowering young minds to interpret the unseen. Join us for an illuminating journey through the cosmos and beyond!

  • Tuesdays, Jul 23, 2024 - Aug 13, 2024
    2:00pm
    45 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    In this highly energetic and interactive VIRTUAL 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+.  Join us online by clicking the button below or register to receive an email reminder with the zoom link!

  • Knitting

    Tuesdays, Jul 23, 2024 - Aug 27, 2024
    2:00pm
    120 minutes

    6 sessions remaining

    Do you like to knit, crochet, or do handwork of some sort? Please join like-minded individuals for an enjoyable afternoon of crafting. Bring any project that you are working on.  Drop In

  • TD Summer Reading Club banner

    Tuesday Jul 23, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Climb on board my rocket ship. For ages 4-6.

    Grimpe à bord de mon vaisseau spatial. Pour les 4 à 6 ans.

  • Tuesday Jul 23, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Explore space rocks, goo and other icky stuff.

    Let’s build rockets and see how far they can fly!  Then create some cosmic slime.

    Registration required. Ages 5 and up.

    Registration opens on Monday, June 10, 2024 - 10:00am

  • Tuesday Jul 23, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Be a Star! How bright can you shine?

    Celebrate the northern skies. Use chalk pastel techniques to re-create the shimmering colourful effects inspired by aurora borealis.  Science video will be shown to inspire you!

    Ages 6-10

    Space is limited, registration required. English.

  • Tuesdays, Jul 23, 2024 - Aug 13, 2024
    2:00pm
    45 minutes

    3 sessions remaining

    In this highly energetic and interactive VIRTUAL 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!

    Drop-in. Family program for ages 4+. 

    This is a hybrid program.  The presenter is remote and will be on-screen at the Ruth E. Dickinson branch.