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2017
July
22
Saturday
  • French Family Storytime

    10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
    The perfect intro to French! Awesome stories and songs for everyone, all in French.
 
  • Vinyl Cutter Training

    11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    Learn how to design and cut 2D creations using our vinyl cutter. Then, you can use our Make It! space to cut stickers, decals, iron-ons and more!
  • VIP Movie Event

    2:00 PM
    Enjoy a movie on the library’s big screen BEFORE it comes out on DVD and Blu-Ray! Visit the Service Desk for more information.
 

Ongoing Programs



June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017

 
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  • Born to Read

    June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Tuesdays, 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
    Thursdays, 2:00 PM to 2:30 PM
    Join us for an interactive program to share stories, songs, rhymes and early literacy activities that you can continue to enjoy at home! For ages 0-18 months with a parent or caregiver.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Wednesdays, 2:00 PM to 2:30 PM
    Join us for an interactive program to share stories, songs, rhymes and early literacy activities that you can continue to enjoy at home! For ages 0-18 months with a parent or caregiver.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 20, 2017

    Tuesdays, 1:30 PM to 2:00 PM
    Join us for an interactive program to share stories, songs, rhymes and early literacy activities that you can continue to enjoy at home! For ages 0-18 months with a parent or caregiver.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Tuesdays, 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
    Join us for an interactive program to share stories, songs, rhymes and early literacy activities that you can continue to enjoy at home! For ages 0-18 months with a parent or caregiver.
  • June 5, 2017 to August 14, 2017

    Mondays, 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
    Join us for an interactive program to share stories, songs, rhymes and early literacy activities that you can continue to enjoy at home! For ages 0-18 months with a parent or caregiver.
 
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  • Computer Tutor

    June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017
    Want to learn something new with computers? Our volunteers will help you learn the basics or explore various technological topics. Visit the service desk for more details.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017
    Want to learn something new with computers? Our volunteers will help you learn the basics or explore various technological topics. Visit the service desk for more details.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017
    Want to learn something new with computers? Our volunteers will help you learn the basics or explore various technological topics. Visit the service desk for more details.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Thursdays, 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
    Want to learn something new with computers? Our volunteers will help you learn the basics or explore various technological topics. Visit the service desk for more details.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017
    Want to learn something new with computers? Our volunteers will help you learn the basics or explore various technological topics. Visit the service desk for more details.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017
    Want to learn something new with computers? Our volunteers will help you learn the basics or explore various technological topics. Visit the service desk for more details.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017
    Want to learn something new with computers? Our volunteers will help you learn the basics or explore various technological topics. Visit the service desk for more details.
 
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  • Computer Tutor Volunteers

    June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017
    Share your computer skills with people who need help, either basic skills or advanced. Application forms are available at the service desk or online.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017
    Share your computer skills with people who need help, either basic skills or advanced. Application forms are available at the service desk or online.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017
    Share your computer skills with people who need help, either basic skills or advanced. Application forms are available at the service desk or online.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017
    Share your computer skills with people who need help, either basic skills or advanced. Application forms are available at the service desk or online.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017
    Share your computer skills with people who need help, either basic skills or advanced. Application forms are available at the service desk or online.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017
    Share your computer skills with people who need help, either basic skills or advanced. Application forms are available at the service desk or online.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017
    Share your computer skills with people who need help, either basic skills or advanced. Application forms are available at the service desk or online.
 
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  • Family Storytime

    June 6, 2017 to June 27, 2017

    Tuesdays, 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM
    Spend time together enjoying great stories, songs and rhymes. Fun for the whole family!
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Mondays, 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM
    Spend time together enjoying great stories, songs and rhymes. Fun for the whole family!
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Wednesdays, 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM
    Fridays, 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
    Spend time together enjoying great stories, songs and rhymes. Fun for the whole family!
  • June 1, 2017 to August 16, 2017

    Wednesdays, 6:30 PM to 7:00 PM
    Thursdays, 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
    Spend time together enjoying great stories, songs and rhymes. Fun for the whole family!
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Saturdays, 2:00 PM to 2:30 PM
    Spend time together enjoying great stories, songs and rhymes. Fun for the whole family!
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Mondays, 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM
    Spend time together enjoying great stories, songs and rhymes. Fun for the whole family!
  • June 6, 2017 to August 15, 2017

    Tuesdays, 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM
    Spend time together enjoying great stories, songs and rhymes. Fun for the whole family!
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Thursdays, 6:45 PM to 7:15 PM
    Spend time together enjoying great stories, songs and rhymes. Fun for the whole family!
 
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  • Musical Babies

    June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Fridays, 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    An hour-long program that incorporates musical learning with songs, rhymes, and more! Offered in partnership with the Ontario Early Years Centre. Space is limited. For ages 0-12 months.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Wednesdays, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    An hour-long program that incorporates musical learning with songs, rhymes, and more! Offered in partnership with the Ontario Early Years Centre. Space is limited. For ages 0-12 months.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Thursdays, 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
    An hour-long program that incorporates musical learning with songs, rhymes, and more! Offered in partnership with the Ontario Early Years Centre. Space is limited. For ages 0-12 months.
 
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  • Ready Set Kindergarten

    June 7, 2017 to August 16, 2017

    Wednesdays, 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
    Children enjoy an independent half-hour of stories, songs and activities while learning some of the social skills they will need in kindergarten. Caregivers must remain in the library. Please pre-register at the Service Desk. For ages 3-5.
  • July 6, 2017 to August 17, 2017

    Thursdays, 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
    Children enjoy an independent half-hour of stories, songs and activities while learning some of the social skills they will need in kindergarten. Caregivers must remain in the library. Please pre-register at the Service Desk. For ages 3-5.
 
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  • Ready to Read

    June 1, 2017 to August 20, 2017

    Thursdays, 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
    Join us for a half-hour of stories, fingerplays and activities. Come share great ideas for developing early literacy skills and a love of reading. For ages 3-5 with a parent or caregiver.
 
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  • Salut Activity Days

    July 4, 2017 to August 15, 2017

    Tuesdays,
    Visit the library for special Salut Activity Days to build a fort, play a life-sized game, challenge yourself on the Canadian obstacle course and much more! See here for more information.
  • July 4, 2017 to August 15, 2017

    Tuesdays,
    Visit the library for special Salut Activity Days to build a fort, play a life-sized game, challenge yourself on the Canadian obstacle course and much more! See here for more information.
  • July 6, 2017 to August 17, 2017

    Thursdays,
    Visit the library for special Salut Activity Days to build a fort, play a life-sized game, challenge yourself on the Canadian obstacle course and much more! See here for more information.
  • July 3, 2017 to August 14, 2017

    Mondays,
    Visit the library for special Salut Activity Days to build a fort, play a life-sized game, challenge yourself on the Canadian obstacle course and much more! See here for more information.
  • July 4, 2017 to August 15, 2017

    Tuesdays,
    Visit the library for special Salut Activity Days to build a fort, play a life-sized game, challenge yourself on the Canadian obstacle course and much more! See here for more information.
  • July 5, 2017 to August 16, 2017

    Wednesdays,
    Visit the library for special Salut Activity Days to build a fort, play a life-sized game, challenge yourself on the Canadian obstacle course and much more! See here for more information.
  • July 6, 2017 to August 17, 2017

    Thursdays,
    Visit the library for special Salut Activity Days to build a fort, play a life-sized game, challenge yourself on the Canadian obstacle course and much more! See here for more information.
  • July 6, 2017 to August 17, 2017

    Thursdays,
    Visit the library for special Salut Activity Days to build a fort, play a life-sized game, challenge yourself on the Canadian obstacle course and much more! See here for more information.
  • July 5, 2017 to August 16, 2017

    Wednesdays,
    Visit the library for special Salut Activity Days to build a fort, play a life-sized game, challenge yourself on the Canadian obstacle course and much more! See here for more information.
 
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  • STEAM Coaches

    June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017
    Calling all committed makers and techies! Earn volunteer hours by assisting staff and customers in our creation spaces. Build your resume while perfecting your teaching and tech skills! Ages 14 +. Contact your branch for further details. Application forms are available at the service desk or online.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017
    Calling all committed makers and techies! Earn volunteer hours by assisting staff and customers in our creation spaces. Build your resume while perfecting your teaching and tech skills! Ages 14 +. Contact your branch for further details. Application forms are available at the service desk or online.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017
    Calling all committed makers and techies! Earn volunteer hours by assisting staff and customers in our creation spaces. Build your resume while perfecting your teaching and tech skills! Ages 14 +. Contact your branch for further details. Application forms are available at the service desk or online.
 
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  • STEAM Storytime

    June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Wednesdays, 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
    Preschoolers are naturally curious -- they thrive on exploration and discovery! Join us as we investigate early Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics concepts through songs, stories, and interactive play.
 
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  • Tech Tutorials

    June 5, 2017 to June 26, 2017

    Mondays, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
    Get expert advice on recording, filming and editing. Led by a community expert, these in-depth workshops will teach you how to use the equipment and software in our Create It! space. Ages 15 and up. Space is limited. Please pre-register at the Service Desk. $90 per 4 sessions.
  • July 10, 2017 to July 31, 2017

    Mondays, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
    Get expert advice on recording, filming and editing. Led by a community expert, these in-depth workshops will teach you how to use the equipment and software in our Create It! space. Ages 15 and up. Space is limited. Please pre-register at the Service Desk. $90 per 4 sessions.
  • August 10, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Thursdays, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
    Get expert advice on recording, filming and editing. Led by a community expert, these in-depth workshops will teach you how to use the equipment and software in our Create It! space. Ages 15 and up. Space is limited. Please pre-register at the Service Desk. $90 per 4 sessions.
 
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  • Toddling to Read

    June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Thursdays, 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
    This program features stories, songs, action rhymes and early literacy activities that you can continue to enjoy at home! Toddlers will enjoy lots of stimulation and activity. For ages 18 months-3 years with a parent or caregiver.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Thursdays, 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
    This program features stories, songs, action rhymes and early literacy activities that you can continue to enjoy at home! Toddlers will enjoy lots of stimulation and activity. For ages 18 months-3 years with a parent or caregiver.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Mondays, 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
    This program features stories, songs, action rhymes and early literacy activities that you can continue to enjoy at home! Toddlers will enjoy lots of stimulation and activity. For ages 18 months-3 years with a parent or caregiver.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Tuesdays, 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
    This program features stories, songs, action rhymes and early literacy activities that you can continue to enjoy at home! Toddlers will enjoy lots of stimulation and activity. For ages 18 months-3 years with a parent or caregiver.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 20, 2017

    Tuesdays, 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
    This program features stories, songs, action rhymes and early literacy activities that you can continue to enjoy at home! Toddlers will enjoy lots of stimulation and activity. For ages 18 months-3 years with a parent or caregiver.
  • June 1, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Wednesdays, 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
    This program features stories, songs, action rhymes and early literacy activities that you can continue to enjoy at home! Toddlers will enjoy lots of stimulation and activity. For ages 18 months-3 years with a parent or caregiver.
  • June 7, 2017 to August 16, 2017

    Wednesdays, 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
    This program features stories, songs, action rhymes and early literacy activities that you can continue to enjoy at home! Toddlers will enjoy lots of stimulation and activity. For ages 18 months-3 years with a parent or caregiver.
  • June 2, 2017 to August 18, 2017

    Fridays, 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
    This program features stories, songs, action rhymes and early literacy activities that you can continue to enjoy at home! Toddlers will enjoy lots of stimulation and activity. For ages 18 months-3 years with a parent or caregiver.
 
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Programs Coming Up

2017
Jul
23
Sun
  • Holocaust And Genocide - A History

    2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    An educator from Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center will guide the presentation of the history of the Holocaust and genocide, the attitudes that enabled this dark period of human history
  • Let’s Go to the (French) Movies

    2:30 PM to 4:30 PM
    Great French movies with English subtitles for all to enjoy.
 
2017
Jul
24
Mon
  • Get Certified!

    6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
    Attend one workshop to learn equipment basics and how to use software to create your project. Next, you can book time for staff to bring your project to life. Ages 13 and up. Please pre-register at the Service Desk.
 
2017
Jul
25
Tue
  • Music and singing workshop with Jessie

    2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    Learn songs to play and sing during this French music workshop. For ages 6 and up. Tickets are 5$. Tickets on sale starting June 26. Limited to 20 apprentice musicians per session.
  • Puppet Show Fun

    3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    The whole family can laugh, listen and enjoy a lively, fun and amusing puppet show. Everyone likes puppets!
  • Book Club

    7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    Mingle with like-minded adults and have great conversations about a book chosen monthly. The Library will provide a copy of the chosen title.
 
2017
Jul
26
Wed
  • Music and singing workshop with Jessie

    2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    Learn songs to play and sing during this French music workshop. For ages 6 and up. Tickets are 5$. Tickets on sale starting June 26. Limited to 20 apprentice musicians per session.
  • What Does Canada Mean to You?

    2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
    Produce and shoot a movie that we’ll enter into the Here’s My Canada film contest. Using ipads, apps and your imagination, express your love for Canada in 10-30 seconds!
  • Book Club

    7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
    Mingle with like-minded adults and have great conversations about a book chosen monthly. The Library will provide a copy of the chosen title.
 
2017
Jul
27
Thu
  • Pokémon League

    6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
    Whether you own Pokemon Cards, love Pokemon or just want something fun to do after school, come play Pokemon TCG at the library! All ages are welcome.
  • Kids' Book Club

    6:30 PM
    Get the book, read the book, and then come and tell us what you thought of it while enjoying activities and games based on the story! For ages 8-12.
 
 

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