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Family Storytime

Central

Every week on Tuesday at 10:30, and also on: 27.02.2024
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Ages: Family (all ages)   

Talk, read, sing, write, and play with us as we share stories, games, rhymes, and songs! Designed for babies/toddlers and their caregiver.

Tickets will be handed out 15 minutes before the program begins. This program will take place in the Children's Program Room.

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Zumbini

Oak Ridges

Every week on Tuesday at 13:30, and also on: 27.02.2024
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Ages: Family (0-6 years with caregiver)   

Experience the rhythm of music and movement through Zumbini! Bond with your child while helping them to develop cognitive abilities, motor and social skills and emotional wellbeing. Plus, caregivers can get in a fun workout, too! Presented by EarlyON Child and Family Centres. 

Participants must have an EarlyOn account to attend this program. Please create an account by visiting the EarlyOn website.

Tickets will be handed out 15 minutes before the program begins. This program will take place in Rooms 1/2.

Jason Mott VAT

Exploring Identity, Love, and Being Black in America in Fiction Writing

Online

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Ages: Adults

Watch virtual interviews with world-class, bestselling authors! Virtual Author Talks is free for members to tune into online, presented by the Library Speakers Consortium. On Feb. 20, New York Times bestselling author Jason Mott talks about his recent novel Hell of a Book. This magnificent work of fiction is deeply honest, at times electrically funny, and is a book that goes to the heart of racism, police violence, and the hidden costs exacted upon Black Americans and America as a whole.

See More and Register

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Family Maker Hour

Central

Every week on Tuesday at 16:30, and also on: 20.02.2024
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Ages: Family (all ages)  

Try a different maker activity each week that the whole family will enjoy. What can you create? Caregivers must stay with their children for the duration of this program.

This program will take place in the Children's Department.

 

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Chess Club

Richmond Green

Every week on Tuesday at 16:30, and also on: 27.02.2024
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Please note: This program has been cancelled on Feb. 13.

Ages: Kids (6-12)   

Drop by the library and play chess with friends. Learn tips and tricks with volunteer organization, Chess in the Library. 

This program will take place in Room A.

English Language Learners Cafe

English Language Learners Cafe

Central

Every week on Tuesday at 18:30, and also on: 28.02.2024
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Ages: Adults     

Join us each week to practice your English conversation skills with other newcomers and English language learners. This series is offered in partnership with Catholic Community Services of York Region (CCSYR) through Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP).

To register, email cel@ccsyr.org.

This program will take place in Room A.