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Bears, Books & Blankets

Richvale Library

Every week on Tuesday at 19:00, but not on: 12.03.2019, 23.04.2019, 30.04.2019, 27.08.2019, 03.09.2019
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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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Chess Classes: Intermediate I

Central Library

Every week on Tuesday at 19:20, but not on: 03.12.2019, 10.12.2019, 17.12.2019, 24.12.2019, 31.12.2019, 07.01.2020, 17.03.2020
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This program is a multi-week course that runs from Sept. 24 to Nov. 26 (Fall Session) or Jan. 14 - Mar 14 (Winter Session). 

Age group: 6-12 years.

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Tales and Tunes for Toddlers

Richvale Library

Every week on Tuesday at 10:15, but not on: 12.03.2019, 23.04.2019, 30.04.2019, 18.06.2019, 25.06.2019, 27.08.2019, 03.09.2019
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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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Wiggle Worms

Richmond Green Library

Every week on Tuesday at 10:15, but not on: 12.03.2019, 23.04.2019, 30.04.2019, 18.06.2019, 25.06.2019, 27.08.2019, 03.09.2019
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Age: 1-5 years with an adult.

Wiggle and Shake your sillies out with fun and active songs, poems and dancing.

Space is limited; visit the front desk to pick up your free ticket 15 minutes before the program starts.

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Tales for Twos

Central Library

Every week on Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15, but not on: 27.08.2019, 03.09.2019, 10.09.2019, 17.09.2019
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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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Family Storytime

Central Library

Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 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, 14.10.2019
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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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Musical Babies with EarlyOn

Richvale Library

Every week on Tuesday at 14:00
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Age: Birth - 12 months w/adult

This program encourages language and early literacy skills through the use of songs, nursery rhymes and musical experiences. Pick up your free ticket at the front desk 15 minutes before the program starts. 

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Books for Babies

Central Library

Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 13:15, but not on: 14.10.2019, 24.12.2019
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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.

Blue and green pencil shavings and pencils; crafting; drawing

Story Sheroes

Richvale Library

Every week on Tuesday at 16:30

Ages 10-14.

 

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Tween Zombie Mission

Richmond Green Library

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Ages 9-12

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STEAM Storytime

Central Library

Every week on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at 18:45, but not on: 14.10.2019
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Age: All ages with an adult

Join us as we explore your child's natural curiosity for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics. We'll explore STEAM concepts through songs, stories and interactive play. 

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Newcomer Youth Club

Central Library

Every week on Tuesday at 19:00
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Ages 13-18

Are you a teenager who has recently moved to Canada? Join us to make friends, practice English and try new things. Presented in partnership with LSP of CCSYR. Find us in Room A.

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Podcast Club

Central Library

On the last Tuesday each month at 19:00
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Age: Adults and Teens

Are you a podcast enthusiast? Each month until November we’ll send you a list of podcast episodes to listen to and then we’ll meet to talk about them and share our thoughts. It’s like a book club, but for podcasts! Find us in Room A (August) / Room B (Sept-Nov).

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Book Clubs for Kids Grades 5 & 6

Central Library

On the 3. and last Tuesday each month at 19:00, but not on: 22.10.2019, 19.11.2019
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Do you love reading? Come share the enjoyment of reading with other kids. Book Club members will read three books this fall and attend monthly meetings to participate in discussions, games, and other activities.

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Chess Classes: Beginner

Central Library

Every week on Tuesday at 18:15, but not on: 03.12.2019, 10.12.2019, 17.12.2019, 24.12.2019, 31.12.2019, 07.01.2020, 17.03.2020
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This program is a multi-week course that runs from Sept. 24 to Nov. 26, 2019 (Fall Session) or Jan. 14 to Mar. 24 (Winter Session) 

Age group: 6-12 years.