Events

Let's Do This! - monthly makeshops

Join us for fun & creative projects.

Day & Time:  Thursdays, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. (March Break session will be 2:30 – 4:00 p.m.)

Date:  January 17, February 21, March 14*

Ages:  10 - 16

Fee:  Free!  No registration necessary, just drop in.

 

January 17: Snowglobes

February 21: Button Making

February 21st, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Music Workshops

Join us for a music workshop being led by The Arts Music Store. One workshop will be on song writing/melody; the other will focus on instrumental 12-bar blues.

For more information and to register contact The Arts Music Store: 905-898-7164.

In partnership with The Arts Music Store & The Aurora Winter Blues Festival.

February 23rd, 10:00am to 11:30pm
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Toastmasters for Teens - Youth Leadership Program

This youth leadership program is a fun way to boost your confidence and develop leadership and public speaking skills. Offered in partnership with Towns of York Toastmasters.

Day & Time:  Mondays, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Date:  February 4 – April 1 (no class on Feb 18 for Family Day)

Ages:  15 - 18

Fee:  Free!

February 25th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Toastmasters for Teens - Youth Leadership Program

This youth leadership program is a fun way to boost your confidence and develop leadership and public speaking skills. Offered in partnership with Towns of York Toastmasters.

Day & Time:  Mondays, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Date:  February 4 – April 1 (no class on Feb 18 for Family Day)

Ages:  15 - 18

Fee:  Free!

March 4th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Preteen Book Club - Winter/Spring 2019

Do you love reading? Join our Preteen Book Club and make new friends with other book lovers! We’ll talk about our favourite books, do cool activities, and read and discuss some awesome new titles together.

Dates: Wednesdays January 23, February 6, March 6, April 3, May 1, 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Ages: Grades 5, 6 and 7

Fee: Free with advance registration (library card required)

Optimist Room

March 6th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Video Game Meetup

Drop in for an afternoon of gaming fun! Come play, relax and chat about games with others!

Game on the PS4, experience VR with the Oculus Go, enjoy snacks and more!

Feel free to bring your own gaming devices!

 Lebovic  Room.

 

March 9th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Toastmasters for Teens - Youth Leadership Program

This youth leadership program is a fun way to boost your confidence and develop leadership and public speaking skills. Offered in partnership with Towns of York Toastmasters.

Day & Time:  Mondays, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Date:  February 4 – April 1 (no class on Feb 18 for Family Day)

Ages:  15 - 18

Fee:  Free!

March 11th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Job Search Strategies - an Employment Workshop for Teens

Attention job-hunting teens!  Join us for an employment information session with RNC Employment Services and learn about transferrable skills and job search strategies. Get insider tips on how to spruce up your resume, start your job search and prepare for interviews.

Day & Time:  Tuesday, 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Date:  March 12 (during March Break)

Ages:  15 - 18

Fee:  Free!  Please register in advance.

 

March 12th, 10:30am to 12:00pm
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Let's Do This! - monthly makeshops

Join us for fun & creative projects.

Day & Time:  Thursdays, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. (March Break session will be 2:30 – 4:00 p.m.)

Date:  January 17, February 21, March 14*

Ages:  10 - 16

Fee:  Free!  No registration necessary, just drop in.

 

January 17: Snowglobes

February 21: Button Making

March 14th, 2:30pm to 4:00pm
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Harry Potter Party! March Break 2019

Consider this your invitation to an afternoon of Hogwarts excitement! Decorate a wand, cast spells, discover your Patronus, and much more! Wizarding robes (or other costumes) are recommended, but not required!

Date: Friday March 15: two entry times: 2:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.  

Ages: 8-17 years

Fee: Free, drop-in

Room: Magna

March 15th, 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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HIGH FIVE - Principles of Healthy Child Development

This one-day training will help front-line leaders (anyone working with children aged 6 to 12 - i.e. camp counsellor, coaches, swim instructors) improve the quality of programs. It provides in depth training in the HIGH FIVE Principles of healthy child development so front-line leaders understand what they need to do to ensure each child’s social, emotional and cognitive needs are met. Leaders learn activities and gain knowledge, tips and resources to enhance their programs as well as their relationships with children and other staff members.

March 16th, 9:00am to 4:30pm
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Toastmasters for Teens - Youth Leadership Program

This youth leadership program is a fun way to boost your confidence and develop leadership and public speaking skills. Offered in partnership with Towns of York Toastmasters.

Day & Time:  Mondays, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Date:  February 4 – April 1 (no class on Feb 18 for Family Day)

Ages:  15 - 18

Fee:  Free!

March 18th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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YA Book Club

If you enjoy reading and chatting about books, then this is the club for you!  Join us for lively discussions of excellent titles. 

Day & Time:  Thursdays, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Dates:  January 10, February 14, March 21

Ages:  For students in Grades 8 - 12

Fee:  Free!  Please register in advance.

March 21st, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Toastmasters for Teens - Youth Leadership Program

This youth leadership program is a fun way to boost your confidence and develop leadership and public speaking skills. Offered in partnership with Towns of York Toastmasters.

Day & Time:  Mondays, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Date:  February 4 – April 1 (no class on Feb 18 for Family Day)

Ages:  15 - 18

Fee:  Free!

March 25th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Preteen Book Club - Winter/Spring 2019

Do you love reading? Join our Preteen Book Club and make new friends with other book lovers! We’ll talk about our favourite books, do cool activities, and read and discuss some awesome new titles together.

Dates: Wednesdays January 23, February 6, March 6, April 3, May 1, 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Ages: Grades 5, 6 and 7

Fee: Free with advance registration (library card required)

Optimist Room

April 3rd, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Video Game Meetup

Drop in for an afternoon of gaming fun! Come play, relax and chat about games with others!

Game on the PS4, experience VR with the Oculus Go, enjoy snacks and more!

Feel free to bring your own gaming devices!

In Lebovic or Magna Room.

 

April 13th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Preteen Book Club - Winter/Spring 2019

Do you love reading? Join our Preteen Book Club and make new friends with other book lovers! We’ll talk about our favourite books, do cool activities, and read and discuss some awesome new titles together.

Dates: Wednesdays January 23, February 6, March 6, April 3, May 1, 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Ages: Grades 5, 6 and 7

Fee: Free with advance registration (library card required)

Optimist Room

May 1st, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Video Game Meetup

Drop in for an afternoon of gaming fun! Come play, relax and chat about games with others!

Game on the PS4, experience VR with the Oculus Go, enjoy snacks and more!

Feel free to bring your own gaming devices!

In Lebovic or Magna Room.

 

May 11th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Video Game Meetup

Drop in for an afternoon of gaming fun! Come play, relax and chat about games with others!

Game on the PS4, experience VR with the Oculus Go, enjoy snacks and more!

Feel free to bring your own gaming devices!

In Lebovic or Magna Room.

 

June 8th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Video Game Meetup

Drop in for an afternoon of gaming fun! Come play, relax and chat about games with others!

Game on the PS4, experience VR with the Oculus Go, enjoy snacks and more!

Feel free to bring your own gaming devices!

In Lebovic or Magna Room.

 

July 13th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Video Game Meetup

Drop in for an afternoon of gaming fun! Come play, relax and chat about games with others!

Game on the PS4, experience VR with the Oculus Go, enjoy snacks and more!

Feel free to bring your own gaming devices!

 

August 17th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Video Game Meetup

Drop in for an afternoon of gaming fun! Come play, relax and chat about games with others!

Game on the PS4, experience VR with the Oculus Go, enjoy snacks and more!

Feel free to bring your own gaming devices!

In Lebovic or Magna Room.

 

September 14th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Video Game Meetup

Drop in for an afternoon of gaming fun! Come play, relax and chat about games with others!

Game on the PS4, experience VR with the Oculus Go, enjoy snacks and more!

Feel free to bring your own gaming devices!

In Lebovic or Magna Room.

 

October 12th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Video Game Meetup

Drop in for an afternoon of gaming fun! Come play, relax and chat about games with others!

Game on the PS4, experience VR with the Oculus Go, enjoy snacks and more!

Feel free to bring your own gaming devices!

In Lebovic or Magna Room.

 

November 9th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Video Game Meetup

Drop in for an afternoon of gaming fun! Come play, relax and chat about games with others!

Game on the PS4, experience VR with the Oculus Go, enjoy snacks and more!

Feel free to bring your own gaming devices!

In Lebovic or Magna Room.

 

December 14th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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