Upcoming virtual Programs for children
Programs for children are highlighted in light blue in our events calendar. Here are some upcoming events for children:
Story Time Online!
Join us for a fun and interactive story time complete with favourite songs, stories, and rhymes:
- Mondays, Oct 4 – Nov 22 at 9:30 am
- Wednesdays, Oct 6 – Nov 24 at 1 pm
- Saturdays, Oct 9 – Nov 27 at 9:30 am
You’re also welcome to enjoy our recorded Virtual Circle Time found on our YouTube Channel!
Science Literacy Week September 20 - 26
The heart of Science Literacy Week is in showcasing the many ways kids and families can explore and enjoy the diversity of Canadian science.
Join us for:
- Scientists in School – Hooo’s in the Owl Pellet?
Ages 6-12 (Registration closes September 5)
- Nat’s Robotics Academy Programming Workshop
Ages 9-14, registration required
Check out below our reading recommendations! Lots of fun, and experiments, to be had!
Kids Reasons 2 Read Blog
Stumped with finding books your kids will like? Are you hoping to turn your kids onto books and don’t know where to start? Look no further than this blog for all kids’ reading needs.
We’ll share our favourite junior reads, next best reads, classics and favourites!
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