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Tech Time
Saturday, August, 27 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Central Library, Learning Resource Centre
Join us for a free, drop-in session where adults can receive one-on-one help wit...
Teddy Time Tales
Saturday, August, 27 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM Merritt Branch
Meet in the Children's Area every Saturday for 30 minutes of storytelling. Brin...
Teddy Time Tales
Saturday, August, 27 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM Dr. Huq Family Library Branch
Meet in the Children's Area every Saturday for 30 minutes of storytelling. Brin...
Story Stairs
Saturday, August, 27 11:15 AM - 11:45 AM Central Library
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3D Printing Basics
Saturday, August, 27 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM Central Library, Learning Resource Centre
You’ve heard about it – now come and learn all about 3D Printing! Discover h...
Kindergarten 101
Tuesday, August, 30 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Dr. Huq Family Library Branch
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