Ages 6-9

Puppet Theatre at the Library

Create and decorate your own unique puppet. We’ll have a variety of materials and puppet ‘bodies’ for you to make your own! Then we’ll work together to write a script for our own puppet show, and our puppets will make their theatre debut.

Date: Saturday February 24

Time: 2:00-3:30 p.m.

Ages: 6-10

Fee: Free, drop-in

February 24th, 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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March Break: Library Building Day

Join us for some creative building fun at the Library’s Building Days! We have lots of LEGO® and Duplo® for you to build with, and awesome books to give you ideas! You’ll have a chance to meet new friends and work together with them to make amazing LEGO® creations!

Please do not bring your own LEGO® pieces with you. Parents/guardians must remain in the library.

Date: Thursday March 15

Time: 2:30-4:00 p.m.

Ages: 2 years and up

Fee: Free, drop in!

March 15th, 2:30pm to 4:00pm

March Break: Cardboard Challenge!

What can you build with cardboard? Drop in and find out! Will you build a city, a car, a machine or something else entirely? We’ll have the cardboard, scissors, sticky stuff and decorations, but what you make is up to you!

Date: Wednesday, March 14

Time: 2:30-4:00 p.m.

Ages: 6 years and up

Fee: Free, drop in!

March 14th, 2:30pm to 4:00pm
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March Break: The Abra-KID-Abra Magic Show with Peter Mennie

Join Magician Peter Mennie for the Funniest Magic Show Around! Is it comic magic or magical comedy? We’re not sure, but we know you’ll love it. Tricks, jokes and lots of exciting fun and March Break magic!

Date and Time: Tuesday March 13, 2:30-3:30 p.m.

Ages: 5-11 years (ticketed parents may attend)

Fee: Free tickets available starting February 10th

March 13th, 2:30pm to 3:30pm
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March Break: Mad Science: Spin, Pop and BOOM!

This thrilling performance will explore a combination of chemistry and physics. Audiences will be amazed by our colour change demonstration. Children will be awed as the Mad Scientist creates an extra hand to help with our experiments. Children will witness a number of exothermic reactions that will produce a Genie Out of a Bottle and a Giant Foam Snake. The fundamental forces of planet Earth will be summoned as the Mad Scientist turns a glass of water upside-down without spilling a drop. We will also challenge the odds with a bungee jumping glass bottle.

March 12th, 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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Holiday Makeshop!

Whether you celebrate Christmas, Kwanzaa, Hanukkah, Saturnalia, or just the fact that winter’s coming, it’s time to come to the library and make things! Make holiday cards or gifts, or just have fun inventing your own crafty something!

Saturday December 2, 2:30-4:00 p.m.

Ages 3 and up

Free, drop-in!

December 2nd, 2:30pm to 4:00pm

Library Building Days

Join us for some creative building fun at the Library’s Building Days! We have lots of LEGO® and Duplo® for you to build with, and awesome books to give you ideas! You’ll have a chance to meet new friends and work together with them to make amazing LEGO® creations!

Please do not bring your own LEGO® pieces with you. Parents/guardians must remain in the library.

Saturdays September 9, October 21, November 18, December 16, 2:30-4:00 p.m.

Ages 2 years and up

Free, drop in!

November 18th, 2:30pm to 4:00pm

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