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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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Scavenger Hunt and Activity

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

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Lego Kids

Create with LEGO™

  • May 18
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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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Pokemon Mystery Scavenger Hunt

  • May 18
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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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Working Together

Canada: Day 1 Travelling Exhibit

Come by the Harbourfront Library to see the Canadian Museum of Immigration's travelling exhibit, "Canada: Day 1." Originally created to …

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SRC 2019 Logo

Summer Reading Club Pop Bottle Terrariums

Join us at Harbourfront branch to create a tiny world inside an old pop bottle! Learn about plants and take …

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Blocks Girl

Play Day

  • May 18 @ 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 18 @ 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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STEAM

STEAM Microscopes

Get up close and personal with objects under a microscope.

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Storytime with preschool children

Mother Goose On the Go

  • May 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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    One event on December 8, 2018 at 11:00 am

    One event on December 22, 2018 at 11:00 am

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

    One event on January 26, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on February 9, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on February 23, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on March 9, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on March 23, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on April 6, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on April 20, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on May 18, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on June 1, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on June 15, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on June 29, 2019 at 11:00 am

  • Branch: Sointula
  • Venue: Mother Goose On the Go
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Early literacy storytime.

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STEAM

STEAM Playground Engineering and Design

Learn while we play with this hands-on STEAM Kit.

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Young engineers 3D printing

3D Printer Exploration

Have you ever been curious about a 3D printer and how it works? Join us at the Library for a …

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Kids Crafting

“Surprise Me” Saturday

  • May 18 @ 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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Saturday Afternoon Movies

  • May 18 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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    An event every month that begins at 2:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until April 20, 2020

  • Branch: Nanaimo Harbourfront
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Come watch a family-friendly movie with us on the third Saturday of every month! Skip the holds line on popular …

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Saturday Crafternoon

Drop in at the Harbourfront branch to make a fun, take home craft on the last Saturday of each month! …

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