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Join the Club!

New year, new clubs! This winter, we're excited to offer a variety of in-person and online clubs on coding, chess, reading, and much more.


Looking for more programs? Explore our winter program guide.

Winter Program Guide
 

Afternoon Book Clubs for Adults

Thursdays / Jan. 13; Feb. 10; Mar. 10 / 2-3:30 p.m. / Register here
Fridays / Jan. 7; Feb. 4; Mar. 4 / 2-3:30 p.m. / Register here
Stay connected with our virtual book clubs. Read and discuss great titles every month. New members welcome! All titles are available for free download with your RHPL card through Hoopla. All afternoon book clubs cover the same book titles. Please register for one of two sessions.
Adults | FREE | Zoom

 

Film Club

Jan. 26; Feb. 23; Mar. 23 / 2-3:30 p.m. / Register here
Join our monthly film club to discuss top-rated features with fellow film enthusiasts, from the comfort of your home. New members welcome! All films are free with your RHPL card and available to watch online through Hoopla.
Adults | FREE | Zoom

 

Science Matters! Newcomer Teens Club

Mondays / Jan. 1-31 / 4:30-5:30 p.m. / Register here
Learn cool science facts while practicing English conversation skills with new friends. Plus, discover what a career in science could look like!
Teens (ages 13-17) | FREE | Zoom

 

Teen Code Club

Wednesdays / Mar. 2-30 / 4:30-5:30 p.m. / Register here
Let's code! Learn new concepts each program such as logic statements, loops and how to draw with code. No experience necessary.
Teens (ages 13-17) | FREE | Zoom

 

Robotics Club

Wednesdays / Feb. 2-23 / 4:30-5:30 p.m. / Register here
Let’s code robots! Use online robot simulators from the LEGO® First Tech Challenge. No experience necessary.
Teens (ages 13-17) | FREE | Zoom

 

Afterschool Code Club 

Tuesdays / Feb. 1-22 / 4:30-5:30 p.m. / Register here
Hello world, let’s code! Learn computer programming basics such as loops, events and logic statements. Check out what other kids are coding! No experience necessary.
Tweens (ages 9-12) | FREE | Central Library

 

Curious Minds STEAM Club for Tweens

Fridays / Jan. 28; Feb. 25; Mar. 25 / 4-5 p.m. / Register here
Chose your own adventure in this new club for tweens, where we'll get into activities and games and learn about careers in STEAM. Each month you decide on the topic we will explore. This program will be done through Zoom, a free video conferencing software for tablets, smartphones and computers. Access instructions will be sent to those who register.
Tweens (ages 9-12) | FREE | Zoom

 

Earth Rangers Club

Jan. 8 / 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. / Register here
Join our Earth Rangers Club to learn how you can protect animals and their habitats. Then, take part in our latest group mission. This month, Kids Code Jeunesse (KCJ) will lead a coding workshop about cleaning up our water sources, inspired by Nibi's Water Song!
Kids (ages 6-12) | FREE | Zoom

 

Curious Minds STEAM Club for Kids 

Fridays / Jan. 21; Feb. 11; Mar. 11 / 4-5 p.m. / Register here
Chose your own adventure in this new club for kids, where we'll get into activities and games and learn about careers in STEAM. Each month, you decide on the topic we will explore.
Kids (ages 6-8) | FREE | Online

 

Book Clubs for Kids

Grade 1 & 2: Jan. 11; Feb. 15; Mar. 15 / 7-7:45 p.m. / Register here
Grade 3 & 4: Jan. 10; Feb. 28; Mar. 28 / 7-8 p.m. / Register here
Grade 5 & 6: Jan. 20; Feb. 17; Mar. 24 / 7-8 p.m. / Register here
Join us every month to discuss books, play games, and meet new friends! All titles are free with your RHPL card and available online through Hoopla or OverDrive. Visit rhpl.ca to register and to see a list of titles we'll be discussing.
Kids and Tweens (grades 1-6) | FREE | Zoom

 

Chess Classes

Beginner: Tuesdays / Jan. 4 - Feb. 22 / 5:45-6:45 p.m. / Register here
Intermediate/ Advanced: Tuesdays / Jan. 4 - Feb. 22 / 7-8 p.m. / Register here
Intermediate/ Advanced: Wednesdays / Jan. 5 - Feb. 23 / 7-8 p.m. / Register here
Learn chess and play with friends online! Classes are hosted by our professional instructor, Mrs. Golts.
Kids (ages 6-12) | Cost: $79 | Zoom