Kids Programs/Events

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Excerpts from the @Your Library Guide for:

NB: Registration for these programs is handled by the Town of Oakville's IRIS system.

Highlights below.

Paws 4 Stories

Build enthusiasm and confidence by reading aloud with a St. John’s ambulance trained therapy dog! Three twenty minute time slots available at each program location.   First choice goes to those who have not previously registered. Previous registrants will be placed on a waitlist and notified if space is available.   In order to achieve maximum registration, we must confirm your spot closer to the start of the program.

Age: 6-10 Y
Free/6 classes

Monday, March 21-May 2
4-5pm
Iroquois Ridge Branch (*no program on March 28th for Easter Monday)
Tuesday, March 22
4-5pm
Glen Abbey Branch
**To register call the Iroquois Ridge branch starting Tuesday, March 1 @ 905-338-4247.

LEGO™ Robotics 7-9yrs

How much do you love LEGO™? Take it to another level by getting together with other LEGO™ enthusiasts and add awesome robotics to your creations. We’ve got the tools, you’ve got the creativity!

Age: 7-9Y
Starting, Monday, January, 4, 2015 from 6:00pm-7:00pm
Glen Abbey Branch
$72/9 Classes
Register through IRIS using course code 210778

Age: 7-9Y
Starting, Wednesday, January 6, 2015 from 5:00pm-6:00pm
Iroquois Ridge Branch
$72/9 Classes
Register through IRIS using course code 210777

Age: 7-9Y
Starting, Monday, March 21, 2016 from 6:00pm-7:00pm
Glen Abbey Branch
$72/9 Classes
Register through IRIS using course code 215759

3D Printing! 8-10Y

Learn how to design your own 3D item using our 3D printer. We’ll take your design to pick up at a later date.

Age: 8-10Y
$7/1 Class

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 from 7:00pm-8:00pm
Central Branch
Register through IRIS using course code 210772

Thursday, March 24, 2016 from 7:00pm-8:00pm
Central Branch
Register through IRIS using course code 215767

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 from 7:00pm-8:00pm
Iroquois Ridge Branch
Register through IRIS using course code 215769

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 from 7:00pm-8:00pm
Central Branch
Register through IRIS using course code 215771

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 from 7:00pm-8:00pm
Iroquois Ridge Branch
Register through IRIS using course code 215772

Tuesday, July 5, 2016 from 2:00pm-3:00pm
Central Branch
Register through IRIS using course code 215828

Thursday, July 14, 2016 from 10:30am-11:30am
Iroquois Ridge Branch
Register through IRIS using course code 215829

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 from 2:00pm-3:00pm
Central Branch
Register through IRIS using course code 215830

Thursday, August 11, 2016 from 10:30am-11:30am
Iroquois Ridge Branch
Register through IRIS using course code 215831

Tuesday, August 23, 2016 from 2:00pm-3:00pm
Iroquois Ridge Branch

 

 

Family Storytime at QEPCCC

Stories, songs, rhymes and movement activities make up this fun-packed drop-in storytime. For children of all ages who are accompanied by their parents or caregivers. Start building a lifelong love of reading!

Age: All Ages
September 8 through June 16, 2016
Tuesday and Thursdays from 10-10:30 am
Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre – 2302 Bridge Rd.
Black Box Theater
Cost: Free
Drop-in Program

3D Printing! 11-12Y

Learn how to design your own 3D item using our 3D printer. We’ll print your design to pick up at a later date.

Age: 11-12Y
$7/1 Class

Thursday, January 14, 2016 from 7:00pm-8:00pm
Iroquois Ridge Branch
Register through IRIS using course code 210768

Thursday, March 10, 2016 from 7:00pm-8:00pm
Iroquois Ridge Branch
Register through IRIS using course code 210769

Tuesday, March 29, 2016 from 7:00pm-8:00pm
Central Branch
Register through IRIS using course code 215768

Thursday, April 21, 2016 from 7:00pm-8:00pm
Iroquois Ridge Branch
Register through IRIS using course code 215770

Thursday, May 26, 2016 from 7:00pm-8:00pm
Central Branch
Register through IRIS using course code 215812

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 from 7:00pm-8:00pm
Iroquois Ridge Branch
Register through IRIS using course code 215773

Thursday, July 21, 2016 from 7:00pm-8:00pm
Central Branch
Register through IRIS using course code 215852

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 from 7:00pm-8:00pm
Iroquois Ridge Branch
Register through IRIS using course code 215853

Thursday, August 18, 2016 from 7:00pm-8:00pm
Central Branch
Register through IRIS using course code 215854

Babytime!

It is never too early to introduce your child to books and reading! See your baby laugh and smile, as you sing, clap, bounce, and listen to rhymes and stories. Your instructor is your one-on-one resource for all of your early literacy questions.

Age: Birth–1Y
Cost: Free / 10 Classes*
Drop-in Program

Glen Abbey Branch Monday March 21 start / 10:00 am-10:30 am
Glen Abbey Branch Monday March 21 start / 11:00 am-11:30 am
Central Branch Monday March 21 start / 10:00 am-10:30 am
Woodside Branch Tuesday March 22 start / 10:00 am-10:30 am
Iroquois Ridge Branch Friday April 1 start / 10:00 am-10:30 am

*Programs falling on a statutory holiday will be shortened by one class

Summer Baby!

Bring your summer smiles here to the library where you and your little one will share cool songs, relaxing rhymes, stories about sunshine, splish-splashing, and of course summertime fun!

Age: Birth–1Y
Cost: Free / 6 Classes
Drop-in Program

Glen Abbey Branch Monday, July 04 start / 10:15 am-10:45 am
Glen Abbey Branch Monday, July 04 start / 11:00 am-11:30 am
Central Branch Monday, July 04 start / 10:15 am-10:45 am
Woodside Branch Tuesday, July 05 start / 10:15 am-10:45 am
Iroquois Ridge Branch Friday July 08 start / 10:15 am-10:45 am

*Programs falling on a statutory holiday will be shortened by one class

Countdown To Kindergarten

Summer is nearly over! Let’s countdown the days until school starts. Join us for activities, storytimes, and crafts.

Age: 3Y – 5Y
Cost: Free / 1 Class
Drop-in

Glen Abbey Branch Monday, August 15 start / 10:15 –11:15 am
Central Branch Tuesday, August 16 start / 10:15 –11:15 am
Iroquois Ridge Branch Wednesday, August 17 start / 10:15 –11:15 am


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