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Who Hatches Scavenger Hunt

Spring into the library and try out our "Who Hatches" scavenger hunt! Learn what animals hatch from eggs and have …

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Scavenger Hunt and Activity

Come by every week for a new theme-based scavenger hunt and activity!

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Bookfest 2019

Bookfest Scavenger Hunt

Nanaimo Bookfest is coming up Saturday, June 1! In order to celebrate the wonderful authors, illustrators, and storytellers that will …

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Bookfest Scavenger Hunt

Parksville Library is having a Bookfest event on May 28! In order to celebrate the wonderful authors, illustrators, and storytellers …

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Playing with Lego

Create with LEGO™

  • May 4
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    An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Saturday, repeating until June 22, 2019

  • Branch: Port Hardy
  • Audience:

LEGO and Duplo every Saturday.

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Lego Kids

Create with LEGO™

  • May 4
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    One event on April 13, 2019 at 12:00 am

    One event on April 27, 2019 at 12:00 am

    One event on May 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

    One event on June 1, 2019 at 12:00 am

    One event on June 8, 2019 at 12:00 am

    One event on June 22, 2019 at 12:00 am

    One event on May 4, 2019 at 12:00 am

  • Branch: Woss
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STEAM - LEGO time at the Woss Library.

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Create with LEGO

  • May 4
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    One event on April 27, 2019 at 12:00 am

    One event on May 4, 2019 at 12:00 am

    One event on May 11, 2019 at 12:00 am

    One event on May 25, 2019 at 12:00 am

    One event on June 1, 2019 at 12:00 am

  • Branch: Port Alice
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Everybody loves LEGO no matter what age.

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Federation of BC Writers Spring Writes Festival Events

All Spring Writes Festival events taking place at the Nanaimo Harbourfront Library are FREE, but registration is required for all …

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Pokemon Mystery Scavenger Hunt

  • May 4
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    An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until May 31, 2019

  • Branch: Qualicum Beach
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Pikachu has been voted the favourite bunny costume in our April Bunny Costume Party. To celebrate, we're having a Pokemon …

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Lego Kids

LEGO® Days

  • May 3 @ 10:00 am - May 4 @ 5:00 pm
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    An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Bella Coola
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  • Cost: Free

We're setting out the LEGO® all day on the first Friday and Saturday of each month. Just bring your imagination and …

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Blocks Girl

Play Day

  • May 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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Drop in and play with us on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with toys & activities …

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Blocks Girl

Family Playroom

  • May 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until June 29, 2019

  • Branch: Quadra Island
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A room full of toys for drop-in free play.  We have activities for children of all ages including puppets, felt …

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Teen VR

Virtual Reality (VR) Demos

Curious about virtual reality? Come give our Oculus Rift a spin. We've got VR experiences suitable and comfortable for those …

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Origami Crane

STEAM Paper Creations

Paper Creations for all levels.

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Storytime with preschool children

Mother Goose On the Go

  • May 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every month that begins at 11:00 am on day First of the month, repeating until June 1, 2019

  • Branch: Port McNeill
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Stories, songs and rhymes presented by the Mount Waddington Family Literacy Society.

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Coffee and chair

Death Cafe

  • May 4 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    An event every month that begins at 1:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until May 4, 2019

  • Branch: Gabriola Island
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Death Cafe is an international movement started in Europe. At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, …

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Diverse high school study group studies for test together.

TAG Meeting

  • May 4 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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    One event on January 12, 2019 at 1:00 pm

    One event on February 2, 2019 at 1:00 pm

    One event on March 2, 2019 at 1:00 pm

    One event on April 6, 2019 at 1:00 pm

    One event on May 4, 2019 at 1:00 pm

    One event on June 8, 2019 at 1:00 pm

  • Branch: Nanaimo North
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Are you 12-18 years old and want to have a say in what happens at your library? Come to our …

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Knitting

Saturday Stitchers

Do you like to crochet, knit or embroider? Come to the Saturday Stitchers to meet new people who love to …

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Knitting

Saturday Stitching

  • May 4 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Saturday, repeating until June 29, 2019

  • Branch: Parksville
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Knitters are invited to join our knitting network while working on projects at the library.  Suitable for 15 years and …

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Mother’s Day Craft

Join us at our monthly craft to celebrate mother figures in your life! This is a free, drop-in event best …

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Kids Crafting

“Surprise Me” Saturday

  • May 4 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until March 2, 2019

    An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until May 25, 2019

  • Branch: Nanaimo North
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What will our weekly DIY kids activity be this Saturday? Trains? Puzzles? Crafts? Drop by between 2 and 4 pm …

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An old film with a movie on the roll.

From Page to Screen: Jurassic Park

Join us once per month for film adaptions of popular books! May's movie is Jurassic Park. Join us for a …

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