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The Teen & Tween Summer Reading Club is now on!

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Upcoming Programs

Kindergarten 101
Tuesday, August, 21 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Dr. Huq Family Library Branch
This program is designed for children who are starting Kindergarten in September...
Downloadable Magazines 101
Tuesday, August, 21 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM Central Library, Learning Resource Centre
Learn how to download free digital magazines to your computer, tablet, and/or sm...
Art Attack
Wednesday, August, 22 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Central Library, Story Hour Room
** Please Note: This program is currently fully registered. **Feed your passion ...
Kindergarten 101
Wednesday, August, 22 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Merrit Branch
This program is designed for children who are starting Kindergarten in September...
3D Printing for Kids
Wednesday, August, 22 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM Central Library, Learning Resource Centre
Discover the world of 3D printing and learn how to prepare and print 3D items. T...
Pyjama Story Time - Fruits & Veggies
Wednesday, August, 22 06:30 PM - 07:15 PM Dr. Huq Family Library Branch
Wear your coziest pyjamas and join us for an evening of stories and crafts. A...

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