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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 Aug 06, 2024 at 5:30pm
    150 minutes

    A dark mystery has settled over the city of Aldastron on the rogue planet of Exlaris. Researchers dedicated to studying the cosmos have disappeared, and the Hubble Space Telescope has vanished from Earth’s timeline. Only an ambitious crew of adventurers can uncover what was lost. Are you up to the challenge? Join us for this adventure written by NASA! Registration required. Ages 12-18.

  • Tuesday Aug 06, 2024 at 6:00pm
    60 minutes

    Come discover the fascinating (and sometimes mysterious) objects in our History Box! The box contains Canadian historical objects from the Canadian Museum of History’s signature exhibition, the Canadian History Hall, that will help you delve into Canada’s past. For this session, we will focus on Canada's Indigenous communities.

    Registration required. Ages 7- 12.

  • Wednesday Aug 07, 2024 at 10:00am
    120 minutes

    Participants will explore their current banking and shopping habits, learn how to safely bank and shop online, as well as when and how online banking and shopping can be helpful as an alternative to conventional methods. 

    Registration Required.

  • Wednesday Aug 07, 2024 at 10:00am
    120 minutes

    Participants will explore their current banking and shopping habits, learn how to safely bank and shop online, as well as when and how online banking and shopping can be helpful as an alternative to conventional methods.

    If you plan to attend, please register to ensure ​the program is presented.

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    Wednesdays, Aug 07, 2024 - Aug 21, 2024
    10:30am
    60 minutes

    2 sessions remaining

    Let's tell a story about outer space! Registration required. Ages 2-6.

    We will sing, read, play and explore space stories together with the help of our robot friend, Cubetto.

    Racontons une histoire qui se déroule dans le cosmos! Inscription requise. Pour les 2 à 6 ans.

    Nous chanterons, lirons, jouerons et explorerons des histoires spatiales ensemble avec l'aide de notre ami robot, Cubetto.

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    Wednesday Aug 07, 2024 at 10:30am
    90 minutes

    Code Sphero robots to complete different Olympic challenges (100cm race, obstacle course, figure skating routine) and learn the essentials of coding! Presented by Carleton University’s Virtual Ventures STEM Outreach program. Ages 6-10.

  • Wednesday Aug 07, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Come discover the fascinating (and sometimes mysterious) objects in our History Box.  The box contains Canadian historical objects from the Canadian Museum of History's signature exhibition, the Canadian History Hall, that will help you delve into Canada's past...  We will be looking at the  life of our pioneering ancestors with a craft.  For ages 7-12.  Please register on-line.

  • Wednesday Aug 07, 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 7th at 10:30

    This program will also be offered at the Rideau branch on August 21st.

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    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 7 août à 10h30

    Ce programme sera aussi offert à la succursale de Rideau le 21 août.

  • Wednesday Aug 07, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Who knows where your creation will take you? Registration required. Ages 8-12.

    we will be painting a galaxy beyond the window. 

    Qui sait où tes créations te mèneront? Inscription requise. Pour les 8 à 12 ans.

    Nous allons peindre une galaxie au-delà d’une fenêtre. 

  • Wednesday Aug 07, 2024 at 1:00pm
    180 minutes

    This program talks about creating artistic, anime, and fantasy shapes - but if you have already taken Makeup Basics, you’ll have an advantage. Learn popular drag techniques like glueing down your eyebrows and applying false eyelashes, mixed with fantasy techniques like painting your skin a colour and adding textures, freckles, and art.

    If you want to follow along workshop-style, you need:  

    • Water-based face paint.  
    • Washable glue stick 
    • Concealer 
    • False eyelashes & glue  
    • A variety of makeup brushes, with at least 1 big fluffy brush, two medium fluffy brushes, one small fluffy brush and one thin liner brush

    This program is taught by cosplayer Jessica Harkonnen.  

    About Jessica Harkonnen 

    Jessica considers herself a “Cosplay Engineer” because she makes things that are big enough that they need, well, engineering, to be possible. Jessica also regularly participates in panels at conventions because she loves to share her skills to help all cosplayers make their dreams into real costumes. Jessica is an ally and wants to make her panels a safe place for everyone to learn. 

    Registration required. Registrants will receive an additional email with the Zoom link ahead of the program.