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Programs for Children and Families

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Programs for Children and Families

Story Time

Friday June 29, 2018 10:45am

Join us on Friday for a great way to start your weekend!  10:45am-11:30am at the L.E. Shore Memorial Library. 
Ages 0-5 years.  Every week features stories, crafts, games, sensory play and fun.  Drop-in.  Free event

This is our LAST Story Tower - Story Time of the season.  We will be moving to Little River Beach Park (next to the Thornbury Pier) on Friday July 6th until August 31st from 10:45am- 11:30am.


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Beaded Friendship Bracelets

Thursday July 5, 2018 11am

Beaded Friendship Bracelets

Come on down to library for this fun workshop.

Make something special for that special someone, or make something unique for yourself.

Ages 5 - 13 Welcome

Register below

Cost : Free


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Story Time at the Beach

Friday July 6, 2018 - Friday August 31, 2018 10:45am

Story Time at the Beach

Join us every Friday for a great way to start your weekend!  10:45am-11:30am
Every week is a different theme and will feature stories, songs, crafts, and summer fun.

This is a drop-in program. No need to register.

Ages 0-5


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Galaxy Slime

Thursday July 12, 2018 11am

Galaxy Slime

Have you ever wondered how slime was made? How about slime that looks like the Galaxy?  Come and join us for this fun and SLIMY program.

Suggested ages 5 - 13 years

Cost: Free

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Bubble Wand Workshop

Friday July 13, 2018 1pm

Bubble Wand Workshop

Build your own bubble wand with local artist, Roisin Cadieux.

$10.00/person

Please register in advance

 


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Story Time at Craigleith Heritage Depot

Saturday July 14, 2018 11am

Join us Saturday July 14 at 11:00 am on the beautiful porch of the Craigleith Heritage Depot.
We will be having storytime, crafts and games

Ages 0-5

Drop-in. Free Event


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Children's Astronomy

Tuesday July 17, 2018 2pm

Children's Astronomy

Learn about Astronomy with Ian Wheelband from the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada
Learn about the stars, the solar system, planets, the sun, and solar viewing.

Suggested ages: 6-13 years

Free event. Please register below.
 


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DIY Tablet or iPad Stand

Wednesday July 18, 2018 11am

Upcycling is a great way for people to get creative by recycling unwanted products into new and fun materials.

Lets get hands-free. We are going to design and create our own tablet/iPad/smart phone holder out of recycled materials.

Ages 5 - 13

Cost : Free

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DIY Water Colour Marble Mugs

Tuesday July 24, 2018 1pm

DIY Water Colour Marble Mugs

DIY watercolour mugs are so easy and fun to do ! Join us at the library Tuesday July 24th to create the beautiful mugs using water, nailpolish and creativity.

All ages

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Lego Drop in

Wednesday July 25, 2018 - Wednesday August 15, 2018 1pm

Lego Drop in

Lego Club

Starting Wednesday July 25 - August 15 from 1:00pm - 2:00 pm

Let your imagination ignite! Create a new masterpiece every week at Lego club.

Drop - in

Ages 5-10
Free program


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Story Time at Craigleith Heritage Depot

Thursday July 26, 2018 11am

Join us Saturday July 14 at 11:00 am on the beautiful porch of The Craigleith Heritage Depot. We will be having storytime, crafts and games

Ages 0-5

Drop- in. Free Event


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Dragons & Castles

Monday August 6, 2018 11am

Do you love dragons and painting? Come on in to the L.E. Shore Library on Monday August 6th for this fun, hands-on and interactive craft.

Create and design your own castle tower.

Ages 5-10

Cost: Free

Register below

 


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Story time at the Craigleith Heritage Depot

Saturday August 11, 2018 11am

Join us Saturday August 11 at 11:00 am on the beautiful porch of The Craigleith Heritage Depot. We will be having storytime, crafts and games .

Ages 0-5 Welcome

Drop- in. Free Event


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Story time at the Craigleith Heritage Depot

Thursday August 30, 2018 11am

Join us Thursda August 30th at 11:00 am on the beautiful porch of The Craigleith Heritage Depot. We will be having storytime, crafts and games .

Ages 0-5 Welcome

Drop- in. Free Event


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Canada Day Eve Party

Saturday June 30, 2018 4pm

Canada Day Eve Party

Canada Day Eve Party

Saturday June 30th 4:00-9:30pm

Beaver Valley Community Centre - 58 Alfred St. W.

Kick off Canada Day weekend with us!  The Blue Mountains Public Library, Town of the Blue Mountains, and Thornbury-Clarksburg Rotary are excited to host the annual Canada’s Day Eve Party on June 30th, 2018 from 4:00-9:30pm at the Beaver Valley Communi...
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Flora and Fauna with Ministry of Natural Resources

Tuesday August 14, 2018 11am

Have you ever been curious about the tree's in our areas and how to identify them? Do youk now what animals live in our area?
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry will be at the L.E Shore Memorial Library for this exciting and educational presentation.

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The Gentle Bee

Tuesday August 21, 2018 1pm

The Gentle Bee

“Did you know one bee makes 300 trips a day from flower to hive? They fill up their two stomachs and take it back to the hive,” he enthuses. “And the queen lays 2,000 eggs a day to support a nice, plump beehive of about 50,000 bees in the peak of summer.”

Richard Elzby from Sunnyside Honey will be at the L.E. Shore Library to talk about keeping bees, why bees are so important to our environment?.And why is our area such a great location to harvest honey.

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