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Orono Tree Lighting

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[All ages]

Orono Gazebo (127 Church St., Orono)
Wednesday, December 14
7:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Drop in; no registration required. No charge.

Join us for a festive evening drinking yummy hot chocolate and eating Christmas cookies while the Clarington Public Library, Museums, and Archives reads a Christmas story. Then join us as we we sing carols and decorate Orono's Christmas tree. Don’t forget to bring your ornaments!

In partnership with the Orono BIA.

Be sure to check out our full line up of Holiday 2022 programs!

 

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Wednesday, December 14, 2022 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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New Year's Day: All Locations Closed

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Please note the following holiday hours at all locations of the Clarington Public Library, Museums, and Archives:

  • Modified Hours: all Library branches closed at 12:00 p.m.
    • Christmas Eve (Saturday, December 24)
    • New Year's Eve (Saturday, December 31)
  • Closed
    • Christmas Day (Sunday, December 25)
    • Boxing Day (Monday, December 26)
    • New Year's Day (Sunday, January 1)

Regular hours will be in effect on Tuesday, December 27 and Monday, January 2.

Have a wonderful holiday season!

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Sunday, January 1, 2023 - 12:30pm to 5:00pm
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New Year's Eve: Modified Hours

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Please note the following holiday hours at all locations of the Clarington Public Library, Museums, and Archives:

  • Modified Hours: all Library branches closed at 12:00 p.m.
    • Christmas Eve (Saturday, December 24)
    • New Year's Eve (Saturday, December 31)
  • Closed
    • Christmas Day (Sunday, December 25)
    • Boxing Day (Monday, December 26)
    • New Year's Day (Sunday, January 1)

Regular hours will be in effect on Tuesday, December 27 and Monday, January 2.

Have a wonderful holiday season!

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Saturday, December 31, 2022 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
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Boxing Day: All Locations Closed

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Please note the following holiday hours at all locations of the Clarington Public Library, Museums, and Archives:

  • Modified Hours: all Library branches closed at 12:00 p.m.
    • Christmas Eve (Saturday, December 24)
    • New Year's Eve (Saturday, December 31)
  • Closed
    • Christmas Day (Sunday, December 25)
    • Boxing Day (Monday, December 26)
    • New Year's Day (Sunday, January 1)

Regular hours will be in effect on Tuesday, December 27 and Monday, January 2.

Have a wonderful holiday season!

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Monday, December 26, 2022 - 9:30am to 8:00pm
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Christmas Day: All Locations Closed

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Please note the following holiday hours at all locations of the Clarington Public Library, Museums, and Archives:

  • Modified Hours: all Library branches closed at 12:00 p.m.
    • Christmas Eve (Saturday, December 24)
    • New Year's Eve (Saturday, December 31)
  • Closed
    • Christmas Day (Sunday, December 25)
    • Boxing Day (Monday, December 26)
    • New Year's Day (Sunday, January 1)

Regular hours will be in effect on Tuesday, December 27 and Monday, January 2.

Have a wonderful holiday season!

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Sunday, December 25, 2022 - 12:30pm to 5:00pm
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Christmas Eve: Modified Hours

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Please note the following holiday hours at all locations of the Clarington Public Library, Museums, and Archives:

  • Modified Hours: all Library branches closed at 12:00 p.m.
    • Christmas Eve (Saturday, December 24)
    • New Year's Eve (Saturday, December 31)
  • Closed
    • Christmas Day (Sunday, December 25)
    • Boxing Day (Monday, December 26)
    • New Year's Day (Sunday, January 1)

Regular hours will be in effect on Tuesday, December 27 and Monday, January 2.

Have a wonderful holiday season!

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Saturday, December 24, 2022 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
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Crafts & Carols in Courtice

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[Families]

Courtice Branch
Wednesday, December 7
6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Drop in; no registration required. No charge.

Celebrate the Christmas season with an evening of stories, Christmas carols and crafts! Make an ornament to decorate the Courtice Branch Christmas tree, and a second one to take home. 

Be sure to check out our full line up of Holiday 2022 programs!
 

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Wednesday, December 7, 2022 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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At Home On My Own

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[Ages 10 to 12]

Courtice Branch
Saturday, February 4th
10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Advanced registration required; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone. Cost $64.12 (including $4.12 non-refundable Eventbrite fee); includes participant manual.
Caregivers and support staff for people with disabilities are admitted free of charge.

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.

Please note the cost includes a $4.12 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, February 4, 2023 - 10:30am to 2:30pm
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Science Meets Art (Scientists in School)

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[Ages 4 to 12]

Bowmanville Branch
Saturday, December 3
2:00 to 3:00 p.m.

Advanced registration required; 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.

Discover what happens when science meets art! Explore perception as you use shadows, colour, motion, and light to create art from science. You’ll make a puppet, a spinning top and a kaleidoscope, as well as design your own galaxy.

Offered in partnership with Scientists in School.
 

Register for the morning session of this program at the Courtice Branch and be sure to check out other great programs this December!

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, December 3, 2022 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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Newcomer Support Services

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[Adults, families]

Bowmanville Branch
Wednesday, November 23rd
2:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Drop in; no registration required. No charge.

Attend an Online Shopping and Financial Security Workshop, chat with staff from the Community Development Council Durham (CDCD) about newcomer support services, and explore the Library's new Language Collections and Resources!

CDCD are also inviting you to complete their Newcomer Services Survey regarding programming needs.

Presented in partnership with Community Development Council Durham (CDCD).

Newcomer Support Services flyer.

 

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Wednesday, November 23, 2022 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

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