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Programs for Children and Families

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Programs for Children and Families

After School Kids Club - Tuesdays

Tuesday January 15, 2019 - Tuesday March 5, 2019 3:30pm

Tuesdays & Thursdays from January 15 - March 14h, 2019
3:30 - 4:30PM at the L.E. Shore Library.
Featuring games, arts, crafts, STEAM, literacy and MORE!! 

Ages 8 and up. Free program.  Limited space.  Must register in advance.

Registration will open Tuesday January 8th at 3pm, online, in person or by phone. 

If you wish to register for both Tuesday and Thursday, they must be done separately. 
Please call 519-599-3...
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Ontario Early Years: Early Learning Play Group

Wednesday January 16, 2019 - Wednesday June 19, 2019 10am

Ontario Early Years Centre will be providing a drop-in Early Learning Play Group at L.E. Shore on the third Wednesday of every month.  From 10am-11:30am, children, up to 6 years of age, and their families can participate in a wide variety of activities such as songs, crafts, story time, active play, math, science, and literacy experiences. This program encourages parent-child interactive play and social interaction between children. Ontario Early Years Centre staff are on site to provide...
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After School Kids Club - Thursdays

Thursday January 17, 2019 - Thursday March 7, 2019 3:30pm

Tuesdays & Thursdays from January 15 - March 14, 2019
3:30 - 4:30PM at the L.E. Shore Library.
Featuring games, arts, crafts, STEAM, literacy and MORE!! 

Ages 8 and up. Free program.  Limited space.  Must register in advance.

Registration will open Tuesday January 8th at 3pm, online, in person or by phone. 

If you wish to register for both Tuesday and Thursday, they must be done separately. 
Please call 519-599-36...
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Story Time

Friday January 11, 2019 - Friday June 28, 2019 11am

Join us every Friday for a great way to start your weekend!  11:00am-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


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March Break Magic Show

Monday March 11, 2019 11am

This March break join us at the L.E. Shore Library for a week filled with fun, mystery and Magic!
Monday, March 11th at 11:00 am join us for a fun and interactive magic show! Featuring Scott Dietrich and his furry bunny, Sir Walken.  After the magic show, children will have the opportunity to meet and pet Sir. Walken the bunny.

Cost is $2.00 per ticket

Ages 4 and up


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DIY Unicorn Craft

Tuesday March 12, 2019 10am

Come on down for fun a DIY project! On Tuesday March 12th we will be rolling up our sleeves, and making our own unicorns from 10-11 am.

Ages 4 and up ( Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult)

Free

Pre-Registration required


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DIY Wizard Hats

Tuesday March 12, 2019 1pm

Attention all wizards, and wizards apprentices! On March 12th from 1- 2 pm, come down to the library to create and design your very own wizard hat.

Ages 8 and up

Free Event

Pre-registration required


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Magic in a Box

Wednesday March 13, 2019 10am

This fun craft will allow you to perform your very own magic tricks using ribbons,scarves and handkerchiefs. The best part of this craft is that you will get to create, build and decorate your very own box of magic.

This craft is for kids ages 5 and up (Children under the age of 8 must be accomapanied by an adult)

Free Event

Pre-Registration required


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Magic Hanging Mobile

Wednesday March 13, 2019 3:30pm

Wednesday March 13th, make sure to meet us at the Craigleith Heritage Depot for a super FUN magic craft! We will be making a magic theme hanging mobile at 3:30 pm and remember to meet us at The Depot.

Suggested ages 8 and up

Free event

Pre-registration required


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Wizard Medallion Craft

Thursday March 14, 2019 10am

Every wizard is unique in their way, come down to the library Thursday, March 14th from 10-11am and create your very own wizard medallion that best describes YOU!

Ages 5 and up (Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult)

Pre-registration required

Free event

 


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DIY Lava Lamps

Thursday March 14, 2019 1pm

A little bit of science, magic and lots of fun! Thursday, March 14th meet us at the library from 1-2pm for a super cool DIY Lava Lamp workshop. 

Ages 8 and up

Pre-registration

Free event


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Magic Bookmarks

Friday March 15, 2019 10am

Friday, March 15th from 10-11am meet us at the library for our super fun craft. We will be making magical bookmark wands.

Ages 4 and up (Children under the ages of 8 must be accompanied by an adult)

Pre-registration required.

Free event


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DIY Dragon Eggs

Friday March 15, 2019 1pm

Friday, March 15th we will be wrapping up our March break fun with a super cool DIY Dragon Egg workshop from 1-2 pm

Ages 8 and up (children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult)

Pre-registration required

Free event

 

 


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Family Story Time

Thursday April 18, 2019 6pm

Join us in the Story Tower Thursday April 18th from 6 -7pm. Wear your coziest pj's, bring your favourite stuffy, mom, dad, sister, brother, grandparents or caregiver and enjoy some great sleepy time stories, rhymes and play.

Free event

Drop in 

Ages 2 and up


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DIY Lip Balms

Sunday April 7, 2019 1:30pm

DIY Lip Balms

Have you ever wondered what ingredients are in your lip balm? Did you know that making your own lip balm is super easy and fun to make?

Sunday April 7th from 1:30-2:30pm we will be hosting a DIY Lip Balm workshop, using all natural products.

Free event 

Ages 8 and up

Pre-Registration required


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No Sew Sock Bunny Craft

Saturday April 13, 2019 1pm

No Sew Sock Bunny Craft

Saturday April 13th from 1:30 - 2:30 pm we will be making some super cute sock bunny stuffies. This craft will show you how to make some cute stuffed animal friends without having to sew and with April being Earth month we will be making these cute bunnies out of recycled socks. 

Free event

Ages 8 and up 

Pre- register below


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Seed Bombs Workshop

Saturday April 27, 2019 1pm

Celebrate Earth Day with the The Blue Mountains Public Library.

We will be making SEED BOMBS.  Seed bombs are little balls of clay, compost, and seeds that you plant in the ground.

You can grow them in your yard or in any green space to help turn it into a flowering wonderland!

Pre-Registration required

Ages 4 and up ( All children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult)


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