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Family Music and Movement (EarlyON)

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[Ages 0 to 6 years]

Courtice Branch
Tuesdays, August 9, 23, 30
1:30 to 2:30 p.m.

Advanced registration required for three week session; space is limited. You may register in person at any branch, by phoning Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below. No charge.
Registration opens Wednesday, July 27 at 10:00 a.m. via EarlyON and Eventbrite.

Parents/caregivers will learn how to make and incorporate music and musical instruments into your child’s everyday play experiences while promoting a healthy lifestyle and intimate social bonds.

Offered in partnership with EarlyON Child and Family Centre, Clarington.
 

Registration

You may register in person at any branch, by phoning Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below.

If you experience any issues with the form, please contact Member Services. If the form does not appear correctly, the event may be fully registered. You can check back later to see if space has opened up, or try registering through EarlyON's Eventbrite page directly.

 

 

 

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Repeats every week until Tue Aug 30 2022 except Tue Aug 16 2022.
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Tuesday, August 23, 2022 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
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Musical Babies (EarlyON) (Newcastle)

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[Ages 0 to 15 months]

Newcastle Branch
Mondays, August 8, 15, 22, 29
1:30 to 2:30 p.m.

Advanced registration required for four week session; space is limited. You may register in person at any branch, by phoning Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below. No charge.
Registration opens Wednesday, July 27 at 10:00 a.m. via EarlyON and Eventbrite.

This program will introduce children to interactive songs, nursery rhymes, music, creative movement and musical instruments. Parents/caregivers will learn how to make and incorporate music and musical instruments into your child’s everyday play experiences while promoting a healthy lifestyle and intimate social bonds.

This program is also being offered at the Courtice Branch starting on Wednesday, August 3!

Offered in partnership with EarlyON Child and Family Centre, Clarington.
 

Registration

You may register in person at any branch, by phoning Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below.

If you experience any issues with the form, please contact Member Services. If the form does not appear correctly, the event may be fully registered. You can check back later to see if space has opened up, or try registering through EarlyON's Eventbrite page directly.

 

 

 

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Repeats every week until Mon Aug 29 2022.
Monday, August 8, 2022 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Monday, August 15, 2022 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Monday, August 22, 2022 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Monday, August 29, 2022 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
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Musical Babies (EarlyON) (Courtice)

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[Ages 0 to 15 months]

Courtice Branch
Wednesdays, August 3, 10, 17, 24
1:30 to 2:30 p.m.

Advanced registration required for four week session; space is limited. You may register in person at any branch, by phoning Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below. No charge.
Registration opens Wednesday, July 27 at 10:00 a.m. via EarlyON and Eventbrite.

This program will introduce children to interactive songs, nursery rhymes, music, creative movement and musical instruments. Parents/caregivers will learn how to make and incorporate music and musical instruments into your child’s everyday play experiences while promoting a healthy lifestyle and intimate social bonds.

This program is also being offered at the Newcastle Branch starting on Monday, August 8!

Offered in partnership with EarlyON Child and Family Centre, Clarington.
 

Registration

You may register in person at any branch, by phoning Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below.

If you experience any issues with the form, please contact Member Services. If the form does not appear correctly, the event may be fully registered. You can check back later to see if space has opened up, or try registering through EarlyON's Eventbrite page directly.

 

 

 

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Repeats every week until Wed Aug 24 2022.
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Wednesday, August 24, 2022 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
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Donation Station

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Help alleviate hunger in Clarington! From Sunday, July 24th to Saturday, August 6th your Clarington Public Library, Museums, & Archives is collecting donations of food and hygiene items at all locations.

All items collected will go to local organizations: The Clarington East Food Bank, The Salvation Army, and St. Vincent de Paul Society.

Items Most in Need

View the lists of items below, or download and print and the print the list of most in-demand items (PDF).

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Sunday, July 24, 2022 - 9:00am to Saturday, August 6, 2022 - 5:00pm

Babysitting Course (Newcastle)

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[Ages 11 to 15]

Newcastle Branch
Tuesday, August 23rd
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Advanced registration required; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone. Cost $60; includes participant manual.
Caregivers and support staff for people with disabilities are admitted free of charge.

Recommended that attendees bring a lunch or snack.

This course teaches youth the fundamental skills they need to start their own babysitting service. A Red Cross certified instructor from React Right Safety Services teaches the class.

Topics include:

  • How to give appropriate care for infants, toddlers and school-aged children;
  • Dealing with basic First Aid emergencies;
  • How to recognize potential hazards;
  • What parents expect of a babysitter;
  • How to safely find customers; and
  • Rural babysitting.

Note: Bring a teddy bear to practice on!

Presented in partnership with React Right Safety Services.

Check out an alternate session of the Babysitting Course on Thursday, July 28th at the Courtice Branch!
 

Registration

You may register in person at any branch, by phoning Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below.

If you experience any issues with the form, please contact Member Services. If the form does not appear correctly, the event may be fully registered. You can check back later to see if space has opened up, or try registering through our Eventbrite page directly.

 

 

 

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Tuesday, August 23, 2022 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
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At Home On My Own

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[Ages 10 to 12]

Newcastle Branch
Tuesday, August 2nd
11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Advanced registration required; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone. Cost $60; includes participant manual.
Caregivers and support staff for people with disabilities are admitted free of charge.

Recommended that attendees bring a lunch or snack.

This Canadian Safety Council course gives youth the tools and information they need to stay at home alone for short periods of time. The course is facilitated by Red Cross certified instructors from React Right Safety Services.

Topics include:

  • Looking after the house key (make a key chain);
  • Preparing healthy snacks;*
  • Walking home;
  • Appropriate activities when home alone;
  • Electrical/fire safety;
  • Basic First Aid; and
  • Problem solving (house broken into, severe weather).

*Note: A healthy snack will be prepared during this program. Please advise staff of any allergies at time of registration.

Presented in partnership with React Right Safety Services.

Please note that caregivers of children under the age of 10 must be present in the Library for the duration of the program.
 

Registration

You may register in person at any branch, by phoning Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below.

If you experience any issues with the form, please contact Member Services. If the form does not appear correctly, the event may be fully registered. You can check back later to see if space has opened up, or try registering through our Eventbrite page directly.

 

 

 

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Tuesday, August 2, 2022 - 11:30am to 5:00pm
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Babysitting Course (Courtice)

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[Ages 11 to 15]

Courtice Branch
Thursday, July 28th
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Advanced registration required; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone. Cost $60; includes participant manual.
Caregivers and support staff for people with disabilities are admitted free of charge.

Recommended that attendees bring a lunch or snack.

This course teaches youth the fundamental skills they need to start their own babysitting service. A Red Cross certified instructor from React Right Safety Services teaches the class.

Topics include:

  • How to give appropriate care for infants, toddlers and school-aged children;
  • Dealing with basic First Aid emergencies;
  • How to recognize potential hazards;
  • What parents expect of a babysitter;
  • How to safely find customers; and
  • Rural babysitting.

Note: Bring a teddy bear to practice on!

Presented in partnership with React Right Safety Services.

Check out an alternate session of the Babysitting Course on Tuesday, August 23rd at the Newcastle Branch!
 

Registration

You may register in person at any branch, by phoning Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below.

If you experience any issues with the form, please contact Member Services. If the form does not appear correctly, the event may be fully registered. You can check back later to see if space has opened up, or try registering through our Eventbrite page directly.

 

 

 

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Thursday, July 28, 2022 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
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c_wonder Workshop (Aug 25)

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[Ages 7-13]

Bowmanville Branch, Mezzanine Room
Thursday, August 25th
1:00 to 3:00 p.m.

Advanced registration required;  space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone.
No charge.

Boost your child’s STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills with Ontario Tech University’s Engineering Outreach!

With a focus on the engineering design process, critical thinking, and problem solving, each workshop encourages children to explore different STEM concepts, including coding, robotics, circuits, and design thinking.

Presented in partnership with Ontario Tech University Engineering Outreach.

Please note that caregivers of children under the age of 10 must be present in the Library for the duration of the program.

Be sure to check out the other c_wonder Workshops on July 14, July 28August 11, and August 25!

Registration

You may register in person at any branch, by phoning Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below.

If you experience any issues with the form, please contact Member Services. If the form does not appear correctly, the event may be fully registered. You can check back later to see if space has opened up, or try registering through our Eventbrite page directly.

 

 

 

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Thursday, August 25, 2022 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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c_wonder Workshop (Aug 11)

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[Ages 7-13]

Bowmanville Branch, Mezzanine Room
Thursday, August 11th
1:00 to 3:00 p.m.

Advanced registration required;  space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone.
No charge.

Boost your child’s STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills with Ontario Tech University’s Engineering Outreach!

With a focus on the engineering design process, critical thinking, and problem solving, each workshop encourages children to explore different STEM concepts, including coding, robotics, circuits, and design thinking.

Presented in partnership with Ontario Tech University Engineering Outreach.

Please note that caregivers of children under the age of 10 must be present in the Library for the duration of the program.

Be sure to check out the other c_wonder Workshops on July 14, July 28,  August 11, and August 25!

Registration

You may register in person at any branch, by phoning Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below.

If you experience any issues with the form, please contact Member Services. If the form does not appear correctly, the event may be fully registered. You can check back later to see if space has opened up, or try registering through our Eventbrite page directly.

 

 

 

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Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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c_wonder Workshop (Jul 28)

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[Ages 7-13]

Newcastle Branch, George and Kathleen Vice Community Room
Thursday, July 28th
1:00 to 3:00 p.m.

Advanced registration required;  space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone.
No charge.

Boost your child’s STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills with Ontario Tech University’s Engineering Outreach!

With a focus on the engineering design process, critical thinking, and problem solving, each workshop encourages children to explore different STEM concepts, including coding, robotics, circuits, and design thinking.

Presented in partnership with Ontario Tech University Engineering Outreach.

Please note that caregivers of children under the age of 10 must be present in the Library for the duration of the program.

Be sure to check out the other c_wonder Workshops on July 14, July 28,  August 11, and August 25!

Registration

You may register in person at any branch, by phoning Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below.

If you experience any issues with the form, please contact Member Services. If the form does not appear correctly, the event may be fully registered. You can check back later to see if space has opened up, or try registering through our Eventbrite page directly.

 

 

 

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Thursday, July 28, 2022 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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