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TAP-in!

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[Ages 13 to 17]

Courtice Branch
Tuesday, September 24th
3:00 to 4:00 p.m.

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

The Library wants to expand our youth services! If you are between the ages of 13 and 17, we want your feedback and input on teen spaces, programs, and collections!

TAP into the Teen Advocacy Panel! Hang out with other teens from Clarington, have your say in what happens at the Library, and earn your community service hours. (And psst, we heard a rumour that snacks will be provided!)

 

Registration

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

(If you experience any issues with the form below or if it does not appear correctly, please try using the Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox browsers.)

 

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Outside the Lines

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Saturday, September 14th to Friday, September 20th

Drop in; no registration required.
No charge.

Your Library is heading out to bring our amazing services to you! Come and visit us while we explore the community, then stay for a storytime or pick up a great read! Be sure to watch our Facebook and Twitter feeds for where we’ll be each day!

Rainy weather won’t keep us away! We’ll still head out to share our love of reading and learning with you – give us a call or check social media to see what our alternate plans are on the day of the event if you see rain or storms!

 

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Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 9:00am to Friday, September 20, 2019 - 9:00pm
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Harvest Festival Book Sale

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Newcastle Branch
Saturday, October 5th
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Have a book? Give a book. Need a book? Buy a book!

Support your Library and visit the Newcastle Branch during the Harvest Festival for our largest book sale ever!

Books donated by the community and removed from the Library will be available for purchase all day at bargain rates, and all the proceeds will come back to support the Library.
 

Book Donations

Time for a little shelf cleaning! Donations to the Book Sale will be accepted at all branches from Monday, September 16th until Friday, October 4th.

 

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Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
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Member Appreciation

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Bowmanville Branch
Sunday, December 15th
12:00 to 2:00 p.m.

Drop in; no registration required.
No charge.

We’re celebrating you, our wonderful members! Drop by to enjoy a warm drink and treats. Also enter the prize draw for your chance to win! This is all part of our way of saying “thank you” for being such great Library members!

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Sunday, December 15, 2019 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
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Food for Fines

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bag of food.All Branches
Sunday, December 1st to Sunday, December 15th

The Library’s annual Food for Fines drive returns this holiday season! Help families in Clarington while reducing your Library fines.

From December 1st to 15th, bring in non-perishable food items to receive $1 per item off any fines you have on your Library account (to a maximum of $5). It’s a great way to give back and celebrate the holidays!

All donated items will be distributed to food banks serving the Clarington community.

 

The items most in need this holiday season are listed below. You can also download a printable copy of the shopping list!

  • The Salvation Army
    • Canned fruit
    • Macaroni and cheese
    • Sidekicks
    • Canned potatoes
    • Cereal
    • Juices
    • Cookies
    • Crackers
    • Canned pasta
    • School safe snacks
       
  • St. Vincent de Paul Society
    • School Safe snacks
    • Canned fruit
    • Apple sauces
    • Pudding cups
    • Peanut free granola bars
    • Canned meat
    • Peanut butter
    • Jam
    • Cookies
    • Canned beans
    • Canned pasta
       
  • Clarington East Food Bank
    • Canned vegetables
    • Canned salmon
    • 1L Juice
    • Pudding
    • Jell-O
    • Cookies
    • Canned fruit
    • Potatoes side dishes
    • Canned pasta
    • Jam
    • Canned tuna
    • Pork and beans

 

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Sunday, December 1, 2019 - 12:00pm to Sunday, December 15, 2019 - 5:00pm
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DIY Holiday Cards (Session 2)

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Courtice Branch, The Studio
Saturday, November 23rd
10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

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

Send out personalized holiday cards to family and friends this year, with help from our staff and The Studio in the Courtice Branch! Book an appointment on Friday or Saturday, then come dressed in your holiday best. We’ll take it from there!

Already have the skills to make an awesome card, but need the equipment or software? Book time in The Studio whenever works for you – we have a camera, backdrops, and variety of photo editing software for you to use!

If you can't make this date, be sure to check out the other session on Friday, November 22nd!

 

Registration

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

(If you experience any issues with the form below or if it does not appear correctly, please try using the Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox browsers.)

 

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Saturday, November 23, 2019 - 10:30am to 2:00pm
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DIY Holiday Cards (Session 1)

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Courtice Branch, The Studio
Friday, November 22nd
10:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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

Send out personalized holiday cards to family and friends this year, with help from our staff and The Studio in the Courtice Branch! Book an appointment on Friday or Saturday, then come dressed in your holiday best. We’ll take it from there!

Already have the skills to make an awesome card, but need the equipment or software? Book time in The Studio whenever works for you – we have a camera, backdrops, and variety of photo editing software for you to use!

If you can't make this date, be sure to check out the other session on Saturday, November 23rd!

 

Registration

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

(If you experience any issues with the form below or if it does not appear correctly, please try using the Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox browsers.)

 

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Friday, November 22, 2019 - 10:30am to 5:00pm
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Trick or Treat

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All branches
Thursday, October 31st 

Trick or Treat, smell my feet, give me something good to eat! Trick or Treat at your local branch, available all day while supplies last!

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Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 9:00am to 9:00pm
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Labour Day: All Branches Closed

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Labour Day (Monday, September 2nd)
All Branches Closed

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Monday, September 2, 2019 - 9:00am to 9:00pm
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Civic Holiday: All Branches Closed

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Civic Holiday (Monday, August 5th)
All Branches Closed

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Monday, August 5, 2019 - 9:00am to 9:00pm
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