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Kids Events for and about kids
For children ages 0 to 6
Story time, crafts and a healthy bedtime snack
Come in your PJ's!!
First meeting - Saturday, Jan. 18, 2 - 4 pm
5 years and up
Toddler Time - Every Friday from January 17th to February 28th
A chance for kids to visit the library for programming exclusively for them. There will be story time, crafts, and music to help educate and entertain the kids.
Story and Craft Hour
1 to 2 pm
Wednesdays - 3 - 6 years old
Thursdays - 7 - 12 years old
Saturday Story Time
10 to 10:30 am - ages 3 to 6
To Register, contact the Library
Excellent databases are available on travel, teen health & wellness, careers & health as well as downloadable books for eReaders
Ebooks & Audio Books are available with a library membership. We also have a new selection of large print & books on CD
Museum Passes available for free loan to visit museums in Ottawa & other areas
The Canadian Red Cross Babysitting Course teaches basic first aid and caregiving skills for youth 11-15 years old.Date: January 31, 2020 (PA Day)
Embrace Winter Killaloe Style.
Bring your family and friends for 5 days of fun and outdoor activity.
Youth talent Karaoke Kontest ( with cash prizes)- 613-281-1173 to enter
Friendship Club Lunch
Broomball Tournament & BBQ
CRC SnoFun "Game On"
St. Andrew's SnoFun Pancake Supper
Farmers' Market at the Lions' Hall
Kevin Lynch Hockey Tournament
Killaloe Curling Club Bonspiel
Tobogganing at Garnet's Ranch
Wed. Jan. 29
7 - 8 pm - Sign up for Carnival King and Queen Contest
contact Gwen Schutt Colsh for details
Thurs. Jan. 31
7 pm - Carnival King and Queen Talent Show
Fri. Jan. 31
6 pm - Opening Ceremonies and Crowning of the King & Queen
7 - 9 pm - free public skating
7 pm - sign making workshop
7 - 10 pm Trivia Night
(Contact Scott Armstrong 613-758-9936)
Sat. Feb. 1
8 am - Kids Broomball Tournament
8 to 10 am - Breakfast
11 am to 1 pm - Kids Games & Crafts
4:30 to 6:30 pm - Roast Beef Dinner
( $15 Adults, $10 Kids, 5 and under free)
7:30 - 8:30 pm - Adult Mixed Hockey Game
(Contact Andrea Budarick 613-758-2632)
8 pm to 1 am - Carnival Dance
Sun. Feb. 2
1 - 3 pm - Open Ice Time (sticks and pucks)
3 - 5 pm - free public skating
5:30 - 6:30 pm - Broomball game (Lakers vs Raiders (adult teams)
** Canteen will be open Saturday from 8 am to 10 pm
hot food available from noon to 4 pm
See BLR Facebook page for details on Carnival Dance and sign making workshop
Grades 5 to 8
Volunteers to help chaperone are always welcome.
An annual contest featuring our young people!
Contact: Bill Cunliffe - firstname.lastname@example.org
(bad weather date: Feb. 29)
Get Back In The Game!
Play games and sports. Enjoy art, crafts, music and more. Create and enjoy healthy snacks, Challenge yourself to learn new skills
For everyone in grades 3 - 8
Killaloe, Whitney, Palmer Rapids, Barrys Bay, Combermere
To register call 613-757-3108
Registration - Monday, Sept. 30 - 6 - 7 pm, St. John Bosco Separate School
Weekly meetings begin Sept. 30, 2019
6 - 7 p.m.
To register, visit girlguides.ca
For girls 5 to 17 years old
MINDFUL MEDITATION WRITING WORKSHOPS
January 6th, 2020 to January 27th 2020
Location: Bonnechere Union Public Library
There are Mindful Meditation Writing Workshops Mondays in January at 1 pm at the Bonnechere Union Public Library. Come for the mediation, stay for the creative writing! FREE Workshops hosted by Bright Star.
FRI. JAN. 17TH- BIAK Mobile Indigenous Cultural Teachings
Join Bonnechere Family Care Services at BUPL for part one of our ongoing Indigenous teachings, crafting, language, drumming and more. Open to everyone. 10:30 am start! Please call for more information: 613-628-2400
SAT. JAN. 25TH- FAMILY LITERACY DAY ALPHABET SCAVENGER HUNT
Celebrate Family Literacy Week by getting outside with your family and searching for a letter of the alphabet! Find a letter, bring in to BUPL between 10 am and 3 pm to redeem a prize, and get a hot chocolate! One letter per person. HAVE FUN!
ALL OF FEBRUARY- BLIND DATE WITH A BOOK
Uncover your next book affair! All month long, wrapped-up books will be available for choosing at BUPL. If you don't like your discovery, you can return it. No hard feelings!
WED. FEB. 12TH- VALENTINE'S DAY BAKE SALE
The BUPL Pre-Teens will be hosting a bake sale, just in time for Valentine’s Day. 5-8 pm. All proceeds support youth programming. If you’d like to donate baking, please contact email@example.com
FEB 23RD -29TH -FREEDOM TO READ WEEK
Come check-out BUPL’s challenged books display, events, and promotions all week long. Reaffirm your commitment to intellectual freedom, which is guaranteed to you under the Charter of Rights and Freedoms!!
BUPL is the satellite office for The Women's Sexual Assault Centre of Renfrew County. If you or someone you know is in need of support services, please don't hesitate to contact BUPL or Jancy Brown direct at firstname.lastname@example.org
(CHRONICLES OF) YARNIA
A knitting, crocheting, and yarn club for all skill levels. BYOH/N (Bring Your Own Hooks/Needles), we have tons of yarn! In September we'll resume to bi-weekly meets, starting on the 6th
STORY TIME WITH CLEMENTINE- TUESDAYS AT 11AM
Join BUPL for this 8 week session on hamster habits, lifestyle, and learn about our very own library hamster, Clementine! Session starts Tuesday, September 3rd.
PRE-TEEN/TEEN NIGHT RESUMES! WED. SEP. 4th
Youth Advisory Committee nominations and elections take place on on the 4th at 5pm, and carries on at 5pm througout the school year. Teen fun starts at 6!
EGANVILLE PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB
An inclusive club for all levels and skills! This month the focus is on
light. Bring 3 photos to share with the others. 7-9 pm! Hosted by Gregg Parsons.
Join us every third Wednesday of the month from 7-9 pm and talk photography! Open to all, and completely free!
New! Mondays: Tech Aid
We are dedicated to helping those in need of help with technology, both on and offline, every Monday at 1pm. Registration appreciated.
Alternating Tuesdays: Franco-Lire Kids' Storytime
Parlez-vous francais? Every other Tuesday, we're hosting a special French-language storytime for children at 11am!
Board Games Night
Everything Thursday evening - 6 pm, beginning Oct. 3.
Brown Bag Lunch
Last Wednesday of every month at 12 noon at the Killaloe Library (lower level) - watch an inspiring and informative online talk followed by discussion. Bring your lunch and join the conversation!
One-on-one computer tutorials - you choose what you want to learn.
Call for an appointment- 613-757-2211
The Parent-Child Mother Goose Program begins Thursday September 15th from 10-11am, and continues each Thursday morning.
Enjoy and hour of rhymes, songs and stories with your child.
Free for parents and children.
Babes in Bookland - Returns Wed. Sept. 26 at 10:15 am
Please join me at our reading and storytelling time for babies and children every Wednesday from 10:15 to 11:00 am. For infants up to pre-kindergarteners,
E-ResourcesAccess to over 10,000 magazine, newspaper and journal articles. Free downloads of audio books and Ebooks, as well as free access to Ancestry.com.
The Toy Bus is returning with a busload of creative indoor and outdoor activities.- Sleigh Rides
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