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Kids Events for and about kids
Forts & Fairies - Wear your best Pjs & bring along your favourite stuffed animal
March 17 - 6 to 7 pm - Ages 3 - 8
Saturdays - 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
First Nations Early On Program
Monday, February 24,- 10:00 am
Join us for Indigenous crafts, stories and teachings.This program is presented by BIAK (Bonnechere Inodewiziwin Abinodjinjish Kikinamagan) Early On, Child & Family Centre. Recommended but not limited to children up to 6 years.Please register for this program by contacting the library.
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
Fun and engaging musical activities for parents & preschool age children
FREE DEMO class on Saturday mornings. Please book by phone or email. Contact info below.
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
MONDAYS IN MARCH- COLOUR ME HAPPY! 1-3PM
Come wash away the winter blues by painting and creating with happy colours. Free and inclusive! Coffee will be on! Hosted by Marlene Gould.
WED MAR 4TH- PURIM PARTY- 6-8 PM
Come learn about the Jewish celebration Purim with Miss Mira Davis! Snacks, story and craft will be supplied. Open to everyone, and free!
MAR 12th & 26TH- SKYPE-IN WITH AUTHOR DANIELLE MCLAUGHLIN-
Join us as we Skype-In with Danielle McLaughlin as she discusses her book Freedom of Expression- Deal With it Before You Are Censored! Not to be missed! Thursday March 12th skype-in is geared towards families and kids at 5 pm, with an adult version taking place on Thursday March 26th at 3:30 pm!
MAR 16TH -19TH -CBC CANADA READS DEBATES- LIVE STREAMING!
Come to BUPL to listen and/or watch the live debates, mornings at 11 am from March 16th- March 19th. WHO WILL BE THE VICTOR!?
The short list is as follows:
- From the Ashes by Jesse Thistle, defended by George Canyon
- Radicalized by Cory Doctorow, defended by Akil Augustine
- Small Game Hunting at the Local Coward Gun Club by Megan Gail Coles, defended by Alayna Fender
- Son of a Trickster by Eden Robinson, defended by Kaniehtiio Horn
MAR 16TH -20TH -MARCH BREAK MADNESS
Join us for March Break programming! Something for everyone, all week long! Some registration required. Please call or email to sign-up or for more information!
Mon Mar 16th @ 1 pm- Paint Workshop, registration required
Tue Mar 17th @ 1 pm- St. Patrick's Day Crafting and Scavenger Hunt
Wed Mar 18th @ 1 pm- Bingo, registration required
Thu Mar 19th @ 1 pm- 1st Day of Spring Fun! with special guest Val
Fri Mar 20th @ 10:30 am- BIAK Indigenous Teachings
SAT APR 4TH @ 1PM- AUTHOR TALK WITH HEATHER INWOOD-MONTROSE
Come meet and greet local author and yoga instructor Heather Inwood-Montrose and hear about her recently self-published book, Luminous Soul, A Guide Book to Personal Energy Nourishment.
She'll be here Saturday April 4th from 1-3 pm where she'll chat about her work, offer a short practice from one of the meditations in the book, and of course have a signing and sale. (You can redeem you pre-ordered purchase from Amazon, too!)
FRI APR 3RD & 17TH- MAKER TECH DAYS- REGISTER NOW!
Sign-up for a fun morning of tech experiments at BUPL! Hacking and STEM fun guaranteed
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 email@example.com
(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!
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 throughout 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.
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