LEGO at the Library

Come and create with our library LEGO. This is a self-directed program that is fun for all agesYounger children must be accompanied by an adult.

MONDAYS 1:00 - 5:00 pm
July 9 - July 30
Kids' Corner (Main Branch)


Ready, Set, Read!

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! which begins Wednesday July 4.

MAIN BRANCH:
Mondays, Wednesdays
10:00 - 11:00 am (Kids' Corner)

THE CROSSINGS BRANCH:

Tuesdays, Thursdays
10:00 - 11:00 am (Friends Place)

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.


Colouring at the Library

Join us on Tuesday mornings and get creative with some colouring. This is a self-directed program that is fun for all ages. Younger children must be accompanied by an adult.

TUESDAYS 10:00 - 11:00 am
July 3 - August 7
Kids Flex Space (Main Branch)


Sensory Storytime

Join us for an interactive program for children with autism and other developmental differences. Featuring songs, rhymes, and stories for children and their caregivers.

TUESDAYS 10:00 - 11:00 am
July 3 - August 7
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)


Outside-Inside

Bring the outside into the library. Have fun with an exciting mix of activities! Learn how to hula hoop, enjoy a visit from the Helen Schuler Nature Centre, build your own cardboard car and go to a "drive-in" movie, and more! Fun for all ages.

TUESDAYS 2:00 - 3:00 pm
July 3 - August 7
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)

*Program starts early at 1:00 pm on Tuesday August 7.


Super-Sized Games

Play with our library games! We have GIANT checkers, Scrabble, and Snakes & Ladders. This is a self-directed program that is fun for all ages. Younger children must be accompanied by an adult.

WEDNESDAYS 1:00 - 5:00
July 4 - August 8
Kids' Corner/Kids Flex Space (Main Branch)


Reading Tent

Focus on literacy over the Summer months with the Frontier College Reading Tent. Aimed at all ages, the Reading Tent has physical and non-physical activities based on reading and writing. Possible activities include making your own recycled journal, literacy obstacle course, and story writing. Select a free book to take home!

THURSDAYS 10:00 - 11:30 am
July 5 - August 9
Kids' Corner (Main Branch)

MONDAYS 10:00 - 11:30 am
July 9 - July 30
Atrium (The Crossings Branch)


Puppet Show with Mr. Oinks

Join Mr. Oinks for songs, stories, and lots of silly fun! All ages are welcome to drop in for this program.

THURSDAYS 2:00 - 2:30 pm
July 5 - July 26
Kids' Corner (Main Branch)


Children's Programs Summer 2018

The Summer program guide is available to view! 
View the digital copy or pick up a hardcopy in branch.


Calendar of Kids Events

Calendar Legend

ItemKey
The Crossings Branch
 
Main Branch