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Babysitting Course (Newcastle)

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[Ages 11 to 15]

Newcastle Branch
Saturday, September 24th
10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Advanced registration required; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone. Cost $60 + $3.96 non-refundable Eventbrite fee; 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 alternate sessions of the Babysitting Course on Saturday, October 29th at the Bowmanville Branch and Saturday, November 26th 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.

Please note the cost includes a $3.96 non-refundable Eventbrite fee.

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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Saturday, September 24, 2022 - 10:30am to 4:30pm
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c_wonder Coding Workshop (Grades 5 to 8, Bowmanville)

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[Ages 10 to 14; Grades 5 to 8]

Bowmanville Branch
Saturday, November 19th
11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Advanced registration required;  space is limited. Register online using the form below, in person at any locations, or by phone by calling Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712.
No charge.

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

Each c_wonder Coding Workshop introduces participants to the fundamentals of coding. Students will explore coding concepts such as inputs, outputs, if statements, loops, variables, and operators through hands-on activities to apply what they have learned and strengthen their coding skills.

Presented in partnership with Engineering Outreach, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, Ontario Tech University.

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 other upcoming c_wonder Workshops!

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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Saturday, November 19, 2022 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
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c_wonder Coding Workshop (Grades 1 to 4, Newcastle)

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[Ages 6 to 10; Grades 1 to 4]

Newcastle Branch
Saturday, October 22nd
11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Advanced registration required;  space is limited. Register online using the form below, in person at any locations, or by phone by calling Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712.
No charge.

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

Each c_wonder Coding Workshop introduces participants to the fundamentals of coding. Students will explore coding concepts such as inputs, outputs, if statements, loops, variables, and operators through hands-on activities to apply what they have learned and strengthen their coding skills.

Presented in partnership with Engineering Outreach, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, Ontario Tech University.

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 other upcoming c_wonder Workshops!

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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Saturday, October 22, 2022 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
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c_wonder STEM Workshop (Grades 1 to 4, Courtice)

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[Ages 6 to 10; Grades 1 to 4]

Courtice Branch
Thursday, December 29th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.

Advanced registration required;  space is limited. Register online using the form below, in person at any locations, or by phone by calling Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712.
No charge.

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

Each c_wonder STEM Workshop introduces participants to the fundamentals of the engineering design process as they tackle design challenges that puts their STEM knowledge to the test. Students will get a chance to explore different STEM fields and how engineering can solve its diverse and real-world issues.

Presented in partnership with Engineering Outreach, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, Ontario Tech University.

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 other upcoming c_wonder Workshops!

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, December 29, 2022 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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c_wonder STEM Workshop (Grades 1 to 4, Bowmanville)

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[Ages 6 to 10; Grades 1 to 4]

Bowmanville Branch
Thursday, December 29th
10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Advanced registration required;  space is limited. Register online using the form below, in person at any locations, or by phone by calling Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712.
No charge.

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

Each c_wonder STEM Workshop introduces participants to the fundamentals of the engineering design process as they tackle design challenges that puts their STEM knowledge to the test. Students will get a chance to explore different STEM fields and how engineering can solve its diverse and real-world issues.

Presented in partnership with Engineering Outreach, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, Ontario Tech University.

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 other upcoming c_wonder Workshops!

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, December 29, 2022 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
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c_wonder STEM Workshop (Grades 5 to 8, Courtice)

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[Ages 10 to 14; Grades 5 to 8]

Courtice Branch
Saturday, September 24
11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Advanced registration required;  space is limited. Register online using the form below, in person at any locations, or by phone by calling Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712.
No charge.

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

Each c_wonder STEM Workshop introduces participants to the fundamentals of the engineering design process as they tackle design challenges that puts their STEM knowledge to the test. Students will get a chance to explore different STEM fields and how engineering can solve its diverse and real-world issues.

In this workshop, participants will gain an understanding of automotive engineering, forces acting on a vehicle, and design factors that make vehicles more efficient. Participants will be challenged to design an efficient vehicle powered by a chemical reaction. Using the engineering design process, participants will learn about the forces acting on their cars and make adjustments to their design to improve efficiency and speed. In this fun, learning-filled environment, participants will have the opportunity to make discoveries, think critically, and solve problems.

Presented in partnership with Engineering Outreach, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, Ontario Tech University.

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 other upcoming c_wonder Workshops!

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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Saturday, September 24, 2022 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
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Infant Massage

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[Ages 12 months and under]

Newcastle Branch
Thursdays, September 15th to October 6th
1:30 to 3:00 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.

Treat your baby to a relaxing massage! This four-week interactive workshop promotes infant development and bonding. Learn relaxing massage strokes for your baby that increase circulation and relax their growing muscles. All you need to bring is yourself and your baby!

Presented in partnership with EarlyON Child and Family Centres Bowmanville.

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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Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Oct 06 2022.
Thursday, September 15, 2022 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Thursday, September 22, 2022 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Thursday, September 29, 2022 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
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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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