Activities for Kids

 

WINTER 2019 PROGRAMS

 

Please note that some Main Branch Children's programming will be off-site as the Library's main floor is under renovation until Spring 2019.

 

SPECIAL HOLIDAY STORYTIME AND CRAFT (all ages)

Families can join us for holiday fun with songs, rhymes, stories, and a craft.

NWPL Queensborough Branch

Sunday, 1:00pm, December 16 

 

BABYTIME (ages 0-23 months)

Sing songs, learn rhymes, and hear stories for babies! No registration required.

Centennial Community Centre (65 East 6th Avenue)

Wednesdays, 10:30-11:00am, January 16 - April 24

NWPL Queensborough Branch

Mondays, 11:00-11:30am, January 14 - April 22

 

PRESCHOOL STORYTIME (ages 2-5 years)

Read, sing, and move at storytime! No registration required.

Centennial Community Centre (65 East 6th Avenue)

Tuesdays, 10:30-11:00am, January 15 - April 23

Lord Kelvin Elementary School Hub (1010 Hamilton Street)

Thursdays, 10:30-11:00am, January 17 - April 25 (please note: no Storytime on March 21 and 28)

NWPL Queensborough Branch

Wednesdays, 11:00-11:30am, January 16 - April 24

 

READING BUDDIES (ages 6-9 years)

Children who are starting to read on their own are paired with a teen volunteer for reading practice and fun word games once a week. Registration in-person at the library is required, starting January 2, 2019.

NWPL Main Branch

English: Tuesdays, 3:30-4:30pm, January 22 - March 12

French: Thursdays, 3:30-4:30pm, January 24 - March 14

 

FUN - LITERALLY! (ages 7-12)

This is a supervised after-school drop-in program where we play games, do activities, and have fun together! No registration required.

Queensborough Community Centre, Island Room (920 Ewen Avenue)

Wednesdays, 3:30-4:30pm, January 23 - March 13

 

YOUNG READERS' BOOK CLUB (ages 9-12 years)

Join the book club! We read a different book every month, then meet to discuss. Registration is required, and ongoing.

Plaskett Gallery at the Massey Theatre (735 8th Avenue)

Wednesdays, 3:30-4:30pm, December 19

NWPL Main Branch

Wednesdays, 3:30-4:30pm, January 15, February 13, March 13, April 10