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We’ve gone virtual!

Due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, our in-library programs have been cancelled. Currently we are offering a selection of virtual programs that you can enjoy from home on various digital platforms.


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2021
August
4
Wednesday
  • Brain Games

    Online Programs  
    2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    Does your brain need a workout? Test your knowledge with fun trivia, games, and bilingual activities to boost your brain power! For grades K-6. Session is hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.
 
  • Zoom Pals and Pen Pals

    Online Programs  
    4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
    Older adults and isolated individuals can connect with volunteers in the community over live Zoom sessions or choose to become Pen Pals with volunteers in the community. Register on Eventbrite.
  • STEAM Workshops: Kitchen Chemistry: the Science of Bread Baking

    Online Programs  
    7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    Have fun learning chemistry in the kitchen - while baking TWO loaves of bread! For grades 3-7. Session is hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite. Kits are $10, pick up at the Resource Library of your choice.
  • Virtual Little Explorers Storytime

    Online Programs  
    June 2, 2021 to August 18, 2021
    Wednesdays, 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
    This program feature songs, action rhymes, and early literacy activities. Live Wednesdays at 10:30 on IG. YouTube videos and IGTV recordings are available to watch anytime. Fun for the whole family!
 

Ongoing Programs

 

  • Baby Adventures Storytime on Zoom

    Online Programs  
    August 3, 2021 to August 17, 2021
    Tuesdays, 9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
    Join us online for live songs, bounces, rhymes and plenty of baby time fun in this four week program. Sessions are hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.
 
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  • Little Explorers Storytime on Zoom

    Online Programs  
    August 5, 2021 to August 19, 2021
    Thursdays, 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
    This four week program features stories, songs, action rhymes and early literacy activities that are fun for the whole family. Sessions are hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.
 
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  • SRC Reading Report Zoom Room

    Online Programs  
    July 5, 2021 to August 16, 2021
    Mondays, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    Join library staff to report your TD Summer Reading Club reading. Drop in anytime during the reporting hour. We love hearing about what kids are reading! Sessions are hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.
  • Online Programs  
    July 8, 2021 to August 19, 2021
    Thursdays, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    Join library staff to report your TD Summer Reading Club reading. Drop in anytime during the reporting hour. We love hearing about what kids are reading! Sessions are hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.
 
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  • Virtual French Teen Café

    Online Programs  
    July 6, 2021 to August 10, 2021
    Tuesdays, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    Losing your French during summer? Fear not, the library has you covered! All teens are welcome to practice their French through fun activities and discussions. For grades 7-12. Sessions are hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.
 
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  • Virtual Little Explorers Storytime

    Online Programs  
    June 5, 2021 to August 21, 2021
    Saturdays
    This program feature songs, action rhymes, and early literacy activities. Live Wednesdays at 10:30 on IG. YouTube videos and IGTV recordings are available to watch anytime. Fun for the whole family!
 
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  • Virtual Mandarin Storytime 中文故事会

    Online Programs  
    June 1, 2021 to August 16, 2021
    Mondays
    欢迎小朋友们和家人每周一收看中英双语故事会!Join us on Instagram and YouTube for fun songs and joyful rhymes in Mandarin and English! Suitable for the whole family. Storytime videos are bilingual, no previous knowledge of Mandarin required.
 
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Programs Coming Up

2021
Aug
18
Wed
  • Foodie Fun

    Online Programs  
    2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    Do you like to play with your food? Join us for experiments you can eat, math you can munch, and delicious French vocabulary and activities to tickle your taste buds! For grades K-6. Session is hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.
  • Zoom Pals and Pen Pals

    Online Programs  
    4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
    Older adults and isolated individuals can connect with volunteers in the community over live Zoom sessions or choose to become Pen Pals with volunteers in the community. Register on Eventbrite.
 
2021
Aug
19
Thu
  • Healthy Relationships

    Online Programs  
    2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    Learn how to build a healthy relationship with yourself and with those around you. In partnership with the Women's Support Network of York Region. Session is hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.
  • Bullet Journaling for Teens

    Online Programs  
    7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    Grab your favourite notebook and join us for planning fun! Staff will demonstrate how to create a unique planner for the school year using the Bullet Journal method. For grades 9-12. Session is hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.
  • Planning for Your Child's Education

    Online Programs  
    7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    Financial planning is crucial and this session will focus on solutions offered at your financial institution. Presented by financial planner Alexandr Khan. Session is hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.
 
2021
Aug
21
Sat
  • Virtual Family Night: Animals After Dark

    Online Programs  
    7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    Have you ever wondered what creatures go bump in the night? Join us as we explore some wildlife that comes out after dark! Session is hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.
 
2021
Aug
24
Tue
  • Virtual ESL Café

    Online Programs  
    1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
    Newcomers and ESL learners can practice their English in an informal environment with adult volunteers. Sessions are hosted live on Zoom. In partnership with CCSYR through Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP) in York Region. For registration and information, please contact LSP@ccsyr.org or call/text 647-859-9092.
  • Brush up on your French! Pratiquez votre français!

    Online Programs  
    2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    Practice your French before school starts through fun games and activities! For grades 2-6. Session is hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.

    Pratique ton français avant la rentrée scolaire avec des activités et jeux amusants! Pour les enfants de la 2e année à la 6e année. En direct sur Zoom. Inscris-toi sur Eventbrite.

 
2021
Aug
25
Wed
  • It's Story & Sketch Time!

    Online Programs  
    2:00 PM to 2:45 PM
    Do you like books? Do you like to draw? Join us for a story and learn how to sketch a story character using lines and shapes. Ready, set, draw! For grades K-2. Session is hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.
 
 
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