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Bears, Books & Blankets

Richvale Library

Every week on Tuesday at 19:00, 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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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: 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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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: 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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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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Family Storytime

Central Library

Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday at 10:15
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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

Oak Ridges Library

Every week on Tuesday at 10:30, but not on: 17.03.2020
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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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Musical Babies by EarlyOn

Richvale Library

Every week on Tuesday at 14:00, 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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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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CANCELLED: BYOB (Bring Your Own Baby) Book Club

Central Library

On the 1., 2. and 3. Tuesday each month at 14:00, but not on: 07.01.2020, 14.01.2020, 04.02.2020, 18.02.2020, 03.03.2020, 17.03.2020
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This program has been cancelled due to low enrolment. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. 

Age: Adult with baby

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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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STEAM Storytime

Oak Ridges Library

Every week on Tuesday at 13:45, but not on: 18.03.2020
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Age: All ages w/adult 

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

Note: There are no storytimes during the week of March Break. 

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CANCELLED: Math, Play and Learn

Oak Ridges Library

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Age: 3-5 years w/adult

Join us for an afternoon of sensory stations and activities geared to introduce basic math concepts.

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Digital Storytelling

Richvale Library

Every week on Tuesday at 16:30

Ages 10-13

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Science Squad for Newcomer Youth

Central Library

Every week on Tuesday at 16:30
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Ages 13 - 17

Dig into STEAM activities with staff from the Immigrant Youth Centre. Explore the science behind your heart, electrical connections, and slime. Find us in Room B.

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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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Book Clubs for Kids Grades 5 & 6

Central Library

On the 3. and 4. Tuesday each month at 19:00, but not on: 19.11.2019, 24.12.2019, 31.12.2019, 28.01.2020, 25.02.2020, 17.03.2020, 28.04.2020
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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.