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Discovery Storytime (Newcastle)

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[Ages 3 to 5]

Newcastle Branch
Mondays, starting March 6 (excluding March Break)
10:30 to 11:15 a.m.

Drop in; no registration required. no charge.

Children will play, learn and explore during this interactive storytime that will include a variety of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) activities.

Be sure to view our full Storytime calendar this fall!

 

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Repeats every week every Monday until Wed May 31 2023 except Mon Mar 13 2023.
Monday, March 6, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Monday, March 20, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Monday, March 27, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Monday, April 3, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Monday, April 10, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Monday, April 17, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Monday, April 24, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Monday, May 1, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Monday, May 8, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Monday, May 15, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Monday, May 22, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Monday, May 29, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:15am
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Clarington Crafters (Newcastle)

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[Adults]

Newcastle Branch
Third Thursday of the month; March 16, April 20, May 18
6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Drop in; no registration required. No charge.

Bring your own hand-held craft project to work on while getting to know other crafters at the library. Have fun socializing and sharing your work with others.

Be sure to check out this program in Bowmanville and Courtice!

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Repeats every month on March, April, May on the third Thursday 3 times.
Thursday, March 16, 2023 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, April 20, 2023 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, May 18, 2023 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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Tabletop Tuesdays

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[Adults]

Newcastle Branch, Study Suite
Tuesdays, starting March 7
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.

Drop in; no registration required. No charge.

Whether you’re going fish, winning a triple word score, or crowning your checker, drop in for board and card games of all types! Keep mentally fit and meet members of your community!

 

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Repeats every week every Tuesday until Wed May 31 2023.
Tuesday, March 7, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Tuesday, March 14, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Tuesday, March 21, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Tuesday, March 28, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Tuesday, April 4, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Tuesday, April 11, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Tuesday, April 18, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Tuesday, April 25, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Tuesday, May 2, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Tuesday, May 9, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Tuesday, May 16, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Tuesday, May 23, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Tuesday, May 30, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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Tales for Toddlers (Newcastle)

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[Ages 19 to 35 months]

Newcastle Branch
Tuesdays, starting March 7 (excluding March Break)
10:30 to 11:00 a.m.

Drop in; no registration required. no charge.

Share the love of reading and build vocabulary with songs, stories and rhymes during this interactive program for busy toddlers and their caregivers.

Talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing are the key skills and fun ways to help your child get ready to read! Developing early literacy skills makes it easier for children to read once they begin school, and helps foster a lifelong love of reading and learning!

Be sure to view our full Storytime calendar!

 

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Repeats every week every Tuesday until Wed May 31 2023 except Tue Mar 14 2023.
Tuesday, March 7, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, March 21, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, March 28, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, April 4, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, April 11, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, April 18, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, April 25, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, May 2, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, May 9, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, May 16, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, May 23, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, May 30, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
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Baby Bookworms (Newcastle)

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[Ages 18 months and under]

Newcastle Branch,
Wednesdays, starting March 1
10:30 to 11:00 a.m.

Drop in; no registration required. no charge.

Children and caregivers will enjoy stories, songs and rhymes, which help to develop early literacy skills. Learn how the sound of your voice, the rhythm of a song, holding a book, and reading all get your child ready to read.

Talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing are the key skills and fun ways to help your child get ready to read! Developing early literacy skills makes it easier for children to read once they begin school, and helps foster a lifelong love of reading and learning!

Be sure to view our full Storytime calendar!

 

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Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed May 31 2023 except Wed Mar 15 2023.
Wednesday, March 1, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, March 8, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, March 22, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, March 29, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, April 5, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, April 12, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, April 19, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, April 26, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, May 3, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, May 10, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, May 17, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, May 24, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, May 31, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
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Falls Prevention Class

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[Ages 55+]

Newcastle Branch
Fridays, starting March 3
1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Drop in; no registration required. No charge.

With a focus on fall prevention, this class couples education with participation in exercises and balance activities that can help reduce your risk of falls. Time will be spent increasing lower body and core strength, balance, and improving posture. Come join us for a fun, interactive experience, and put yourself in the best possible place to avoid fall occurrence.

Presented in partnership with Community Care Durham.

Be sure to check out our other programs offered in partnership with Community Care Durham!

Falls Prevention program poster.

 

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Repeats every week every Friday until Wed May 31 2023.
Friday, March 3, 2023 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Friday, March 10, 2023 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Friday, March 17, 2023 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Friday, March 24, 2023 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Friday, March 31, 2023 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Friday, April 7, 2023 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Friday, April 14, 2023 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Friday, April 21, 2023 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Friday, April 28, 2023 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Friday, May 5, 2023 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Friday, May 12, 2023 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Friday, May 19, 2023 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Friday, May 26, 2023 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Zumba Gold

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[Ages 55+]

Newcastle Branch
Mondays, starting March 6
6:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Drop in; no registration required. No charge.

Zumba Gold is a danced-based exercise class, providing an excellent aerobic workout for older adults of any fitness level. Enjoy low impact movements and lower intensity than Zumba with all the fun, music, and fitness benefits of the original. No equipment or experience required.

Presented in partnership with Community Care Durham.

Be sure to check out our other programs offered in partnership with Community Care Durham!

Zumba Gold program poster.

 

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Repeats every week every Monday until Wed May 31 2023.
Monday, March 6, 2023 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, March 13, 2023 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, March 20, 2023 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, March 27, 2023 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, April 3, 2023 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, April 10, 2023 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, April 17, 2023 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, April 24, 2023 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, May 1, 2023 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, May 8, 2023 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, May 15, 2023 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, May 22, 2023 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, May 29, 2023 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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Chair Yoga

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[Ages 55+]

Newcastle Branch
Wednesdays, starting March 1
11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Drop in; no registration required. No charge.

Seniors Seated Yoga is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced primarily sitting in a chair. Classes are suitable for all fitness levels, with alternative movements or modifications provided.

Increase flexibility, relax the mind and body, and meet new people from your community!

Presented in partnership with Community Care Durham.

Be sure to check out our other programs offered in partnership with Community Care Durham!

 

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Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed May 31 2023.
Wednesday, March 1, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, March 8, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, March 15, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, March 22, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, March 29, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, April 5, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, April 12, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, April 19, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, April 26, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, May 3, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, May 10, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, May 17, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, May 24, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, May 31, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Infant Hearing Screening Clinic

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[Caregivers with children 2 months and under]

Newcastle Branch, Study Suite
Alternate Thursdays, starting March 1

10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Advanced registration required for each 20 minute session through the Tri-Regional Infant Hearing Program at www.childdevelopmentprograms.ca/bookmybaby or 1-888-703-5437 x4.

Children develop speech and language skills by listening and imitating those around them, but these skills may be delayed in the case of deafness or hearing loss.

Sign up your infant for a screening if you have hearing-related concerns, and learn about the follow-up services available to your family.

Presented in partnership with Markham Stouffville Hospital, the lead agency for the Tri-Regional Infant Hearing Program.

 

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Repeats every 2 weeks every Thursday until Wed May 31 2023.
Wednesday, March 1, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday, March 2, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday, March 16, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday, March 30, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday, April 13, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday, April 27, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday, May 11, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday, May 25, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
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Teen Advisory Group (Newcastle)

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[Grades 7-12; Ages 12-18]

Newcastle Branch
First Thursday of each month (Feb 2, March 2, April 6, May 4, June 1)
4:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Drop in; no registration required.

Earn volunteer hours at the library! We are looking for enthusiastic youth in grades 7-12 to join our new Teen Advisory Groups (TAG). TAG members will have a say in library programs and services for teens, assist with children's programs, learn leadership skills, and more!

Students who attend TAG meetings will receive additional volunteer opportunities throughout the year!

 

Attend a Teen Advisory Group at a branch nearest you!

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Repeats every month on February, March, April, May, June on the first Thursday until Thu Jun 01 2023.
Thursday, February 2, 2023 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursday, March 2, 2023 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursday, April 6, 2023 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursday, May 4, 2023 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursday, June 1, 2023 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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