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Sensory Storytime

Central Library

Every week on Monday at 10:15, but not on: 14.10.2019, 17.02.2020, 13.04.2020
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Age: 2 - 6 years with adult.

Join us for an interactive sensory storytime program for children of all abilities, especially those with special needs.

Free tickets will be handed out in the south walkway 15 minutes before this program starts. 

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Little One-ders

Richmond Green Library

Every week on Monday at 10:15, but not on: 17.02.2020, 16.03.2020
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Age: 12-24 months with an adult. 

Little One-ders is a relaxed, loosely structured program that introduces books, finger plays and songs that parents can enjoy with their toddlers.  

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Little One-ders

Oak Ridges Library

Every week on Monday at 10:30, but not on: 17.02.2020, 16.03.2020
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Age: 12-24 months with an adult. 

Little One-ders is a relaxed, loosely structured program that introduces books, finger plays and songs that parents can enjoy with their toddlers.  

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Family Storytime

Central Library

Every week on Monday, Thursday and Friday at 11:15
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Age: All with caregiver 

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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Books for Babies

Central Library

Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 13:15, but not on: 24.12.2019, 25.12.2019, 26.12.2019, 31.12.2019, 01.01.2020, 17.02.2020, 10.04.2020, 13.04.2020
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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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Sewing Bee Club

Oak Ridges Library

On the 2. Monday each month at 16:00, and also on: 06.04.2020, but not on: 13.04.2020
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Ages: 9-12

Join us once a month to hand sew special projects. Basic supplies are provided, and experienced kids can bring along their own projects to finish. No registration required; find us in the Children's Program Room.

January: Hello Winter

February: Sweet Treats

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Pop Up MakerSpace for Kids

Central Library

Every week on Monday and Thursday at 16:00, but not on: 02.09.2019, 14.10.2019, 26.12.2019, 17.02.2020, 13.04.2020
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Age: Children

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

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STEAM Storytime

Central Library

Every week on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at 18:45, but not on: 14.10.2019, 24.12.2019, 25.12.2019, 31.12.2019, 01.01.2020, 17.02.2020, 13.04.2020
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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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Boredom Busters: Engineering Challenges

Central Library

On the 1., 2. and 3. Monday each month at 19:00, and also on: 13.01.2020, 10.02.2020, 09.03.2020, 06.04.2020, but not on: 14.10.2019, 21.10.2019, 28.10.2019, 04.11.2019, 18.11.2019, 09.12.2019
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Ages 9-12

Compete in themed engineering challenges each month. Create your own amusement park ride, giant towers, sinking ships and more.  Find us in Room A.

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Book Clubs for Kids: Grades 1 & 2

Central Library

On the 2. Monday each month at 19:00, and also on: 16.12.2019
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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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CANCELLED Chess Classes: Beginner

Oak Ridges Library

Every week on Monday at 18:15, but not on: 17.02.2020, 16.03.2020
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This program is a multi-week course that runs from Jan. 13 - Mar 30 (Winter Session)  

Age group: 6-12 years.

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Knitting and Crocheting Club

Central Library

Every week on Monday at 18:59, but not on: 17.02.2020
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Note: This program has been cancelled on January, 20, 2020 only. 

Ages 14+

Come and share your tips, and practice new techniques. Please bring knitting needles or crochet hooks and yarn. No instruction will be provided. It’s a knitting social! Find us in Room C.