Maker Afternoon

Do you love tech? Do you love to create? Then come to The Crossings Branch where you’ll have the chance to make some pretty cool things and play with some pretty cool tech.

Who:
Kids who are 5 years and above AND their caregivers.
When: June 29, 2019 from 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Where: The Crossings Branch Library

This is a no-fee, drop-in program. Feel free to stay for as long or as little as you would like.


Ready Set Read! Signups are Open

Ready, Set, Read! gives children who can read and have attended kindergarten up to Grade 3 the opportunity to read with a volunteer who has attended Grade 4 up to Grade 12. The reader and volunteer share 40 minutes of reading time, with the last 20 minutes spent on a fun group activity.
We are looking for enthusiastic Readers and energetic Volunteers for Ready, Set, Read!

PLEASE NOTE: Registration for Readers may be limited. Ready, Set, Read! is not suitable for children with learning/reading disabilities. All participants must be mature enough to attend without adult accompaniment.
Register HERE starting June 1, 2018.


Summer of Science

Join us at The Crossings Branch this July and August, where you can have some fun with science!

Bugging Out
Friday July 5, 2-4 p.m.
Summer is all about nature! Plant some seeds, make a bug house and a biodegradable planter, and find out how plants grow!

Aviator Flight School
Friday July 19, 2-4 p.m.
Do you love planes and aviation? Make planes, parachutes, and helicopters, and then test them out in our flight zone!

Colours and Lights

Friday August 2, 2-4 pm
Colours are all around us. See how colours meld and separate, plus see the cool ways some colours change under a black light!

All sessions are free and drop-in, and are for children ages 5 and above AND their caregivers.


Infant to Preschool Programs at the Crossings Branch

Mondays 10:00 am – Time for Rhymes
Tuesdays 10:00 am – Time for Twos
Wednesdays 2:00 pm – Babes in the Library
Thursdays 10:00 am – Stories and Stuff
Saturdays 10:00 am – Small 'n' Tall

Summer programs run July 2 - August 10. No registration required.


Children's Summer Program Guide

 Our new children's program guide for the SUMMER (July/August). Click here.


Social Story

Social Stories can be used as a tool to familiarize and practise for everyday social situations. Social Stories are often in the form of a short story, written from the perspective of the person that is experiencing the event. Check it out today! Pick up a copy in person or print one off for free! Click here to download our copy today!
 


Calendar of Kids Events

Week of June 24 2019

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