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Baby and bear

Bears, Books, & Blankets

Central Library

Every week on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday at 19:00, but not on: 18.02.2019, 22.04.2019, 20.05.2019, 01.07.2019, 05.08.2019, 02.09.2019
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Age: All (best suited for caregivers and those 6 and under)

Join us weekly for stories, songs and fingerplays for children and their parents or caregivers. Teddy bears are cordially invited to join in the fun!  

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Tales for Twos

Central Library

Every week on Thursday at 10:15
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Age: 24 - 36 months (with an adult).

Tales for Two’s shares stories, songs and fingerplays that you and your toddler will love. Free tickets will be handed out 15 minutes before the program starts. 

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Tales and Tunes for Toddlers

Oak Ridges Library

Every week on Thursday at 10:15, but not on: 14.03.2019, 25.04.2019, 02.05.2019, 20.06.2019, 27.06.2019
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Age: 12 to 36 months with an adult. 

Tales and Tunes for Toddlers is a relaxed, loosely structured program where caregivers share stories, songs, and other activities with their toddler.  

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Ready, Set, Learn!

Richmond Green Library

Every week on Thursday at 10:15, but not on: 14.03.2019, 25.04.2019, 02.05.2019, 20.06.2019, 27.06.2019
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Age: 3 -5 (kids only).

Children enjoy an independent half-hour of stories, songs and activities while learning some of the social skills they will need in kindergarten. Free tickets for this program will be handed out 15 minutes before it starts.   

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Vision Loss Book Club

Central Library

On the 3. Thursday each month at 12:00

Join us in Room C for lively conversation on bestseller books chosen monthly. Members must have some degree of vision loss. New members are always welcome!

To register, call 905-780-5036.

Toddler reading on floor

Tales and Tunes for Toddlers

Oak Ridges Library

Every week on Thursday at 11:00, but not on: 14.03.2019, 25.04.2019, 02.05.2019, 20.06.2019, 27.06.2019
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Age: 12 to 36 months with an adult. 

Tales and Tunes for Toddlers is a relaxed, loosely structured program where caregivers share stories, songs, and other activities with their toddler.  

Family storytime

Family Storytime

Central Library

Every week on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday at 11:15, but not on: 18.02.2019, 11.03.2019, 19.04.2019, 22.04.2019, 20.05.2019, 01.07.2019, 05.08.2019, 02.09.2019
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Age: All

Join us weekly as we explore the magic of books, songs and rhymes for children and their parents or caregivers. All are welcome; however, this program is best suited for ages 6 and under. 

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Storyteller - Bernice Hune (Celebrating Asian Heritage Month)

Central Library

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Recommended for: Grades 3-4.

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Books for Babies

Central Library

Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 13:15, but not on: 18.02.2019, 19.04.2019, 22.04.2019, 03.05.2019, 20.05.2019, 01.07.2019, 05.08.2019, 02.09.2019
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Age: Birth to 12 months (accompanied by an adult). 

Books for Babies is a loosely structured program for parents and their babies. This half-hour program focuses on the pleasure of using rhymes, songs, and stories together. Please bring a blanket or mat for your baby.

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Reading Buddies

Oak Ridges Library

On the 1., 2., 3., 4., 5. and last Thursday each month at 16:30, but not on: 20.06.2019, 27.06.2019, 04.07.2019
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Age: 6 - 8

Read and play literacy games with a teen volunteer.

 

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Chess Classes: Beginner

Richvale Library

Every week on Thursday at 16:30, but not on: 14.03.2019, 04.04.2019, 11.04.2019, 18.04.2019, 25.04.2019

This program is a multi-week course that runs from May 2 to June 20, 2019.

Age group: 6-12 years.

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Pop Up MakerSpace for Kids

Central Library

Every week on Monday and Thursday at 16:00, but not on: 22.04.2019, 23.04.2019, 20.05.2019, 01.07.2019, 05.08.2019, 02.09.2019
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Age: Children

The Pop Up STEAM MakerSpace for Kids is open on Mondays and Thursdays. 

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Chess Classes: Intermediate I

Central Library

Every week on Thursday at 18:15, but not on: 04.04.2019, 11.04.2019, 18.04.2019, 25.04.2019, 02.05.2019

This program is a multi-week course that runs from May 9 to June 27, 2019. 

Age group: 6-12 years.

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Chess Classes: Intermediate II and Advanced

Central Library

Every week on Thursday at 19:20, but not on: 14.03.2019, 04.07.2019
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This program is a multi-week course that runs from May 9 to June 27, 2019 (Spring Session) OR July 11 to Aug 29, 2019 (Summer Session).

Age group: 6-12 years.