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Ready, Set, Learn!

Richmond Green Library

Every week on Thursday at 10:15, but not on: 05.12.2019, 12.12.2019, 19.12.2019, 26.12.2019, 02.01.2020, 09.01.2020, 19.03.2020
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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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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 10:30, but not on: 19.03.2020
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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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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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Chess Classes: Beginner

Richvale Library

Every week on Thursday at 16:30, but not on: 05.12.2019, 12.12.2019, 19.12.2019, 26.12.2019, 02.01.2020, 09.01.2020, 19.03.2020
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This program is a multi-week course that runs from Sept. 26 to Nov. 28, 2019 (Fall Session) or Jan. 16 - Mar. 26 (Winter Session).

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: 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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Chess Classes: Intermediate I

Central Library

Every week on Thursday at 18:15, but not on: 05.12.2019, 12.12.2019, 19.12.2019, 26.12.2019, 02.01.2020, 09.01.2020, 19.03.2020
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This program is a multi-week course that runs from Sept. 26 to Nov. 28, 2019 (Fall Session) or Jan. 16 - Mar 26, 2020 (Winter Session). 

Age group: 6-12 years.

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Small Business One-on-One Consultations

Central Library

On the 4. Thursday each month at 18:00, and also on: 20.02.2020, but not on: 27.02.2020
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Age: Adults

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Writers' Studio

Central Library

Every week on Thursday at 19:00, but not on: 26.12.2019, 09.01.2020
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Age: Adults and teens.

Learn practical tips on how to develop your writing and get your creativity flowing. Get inspired, share your ideas and connect with other writers. Open to writers of all genres, stages and skill levels. Find us in Room A.

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Chess Classes: Intermediate II and Advanced

Central Library

Every week on Thursday at 19:20, but not on: 05.12.2019, 12.12.2019, 19.12.2019, 26.12.2019, 02.01.2020, 09.01.2020, 19.03.2020
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This program is a multi-week course that runs from Sept. 26 to Nov. 28 (Fall Session) or Jan. 16 - Mar 26 (Winter Session)  

Age group: 6-12 years.

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Take a Paws

Central Library

On the each month at 18:55, and also on: 12.12.2019, 16.04.2020
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Dec. 12: For college and university students
Jan. 23: For high school students
Apr. 16: For college and university students

Press "paws" on exam stress and visit with a St. John's Ambulance therapy dog. This is a drop-in program. Find us in Room B.