Children's Program

Event: Early Years Healthy Start Fair

Start Date: 
September 25th 2018

Children (up to 6 years) and their families are invited to our free 2018 Healthy Start Fair on Tuesday, September 25 between noon and 3 pm at the Hope Centre, 790 North Road, Gabriola.

Event: STEAM Fridays

Start Date: 
September 21st 2018
Start Date: 
September 28th 2018
Start Date: 
October 5th 2018
Start Date: 
October 12th 2018
Start Date: 
October 19th 2018
Start Date: 
October 26th 2018
Start Date: 
November 2nd 2018
Start Date: 
November 9th 2018
Start Date: 
November 16th 2018
Start Date: 
November 23rd 2018
Start Date: 
November 30th 2018
Start Date: 
December 7th 2018

Join us every Friday for fun, educational activities involving  Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Ages 6—12.

Event: Science Literacy Week - Egg Drop Challenge

Science Literacy Week September 17-22
Start Date: 
September 19th 2018

Looking for an engineering challenge? Come learn about gravity with a hands-on approach. Your task is to create a structure that will protect an egg from a drop off our second floor.

Event: Science Literacy Week - Magnetic Slime

Science Literacy Week September 17-22
Start Date: 
September 17th 2018

We think you’ll find this activity “attractive”! We’re going to take slime to the next level!

Event: Family Playroom

Start Date: 
September 22nd 2018
Start Date: 
September 29th 2018
Start Date: 
October 6th 2018
Start Date: 
October 13th 2018
Start Date: 
October 20th 2018
Start Date: 
October 27th 2018
Start Date: 
November 3rd 2018
Start Date: 
November 10th 2018
Start Date: 
November 17th 2018
Start Date: 
November 24th 2018
Start Date: 
December 1st 2018
Start Date: 
December 8th 2018
Start Date: 
December 15th 2018

Family Playroom is back this Fall at the Campbell River Branch! Every Saturday morning from Sept 22 to Dec 15, drop in to see what toys we have out to play with in our Multipurpose Room.

Event: Pajama Storytime

Start Date: 
October 4th 2018
Start Date: 
October 18th 2018
Start Date: 
November 1st 2018
Start Date: 
November 15th 2018
Start Date: 
November 29th 2018
Start Date: 
December 13th 2018

Join us for quiet stories and songs to get us ready for bed. Families will enjoy some bedtime stories together and learn some new lullabies to use at home.

Event: Baby/Toddler Time

Start Date: 
September 4th 2018
Start Date: 
September 11th 2018
Start Date: 
September 18th 2018
Start Date: 
September 25th 2018
Start Date: 
October 2nd 2018
Start Date: 
October 9th 2018
Start Date: 
October 16th 2018
Start Date: 
October 23rd 2018
Start Date: 
October 30th 2018
Start Date: 
November 6th 2018
Start Date: 
November 13th 2018
Start Date: 
November 20th 2018
Start Date: 
November 27th 2018
Start Date: 
December 4th 2018
Start Date: 
December 11th 2018

A Storytime for Babies and Toddlers (siblings welcome!). Join us for songs, rhymes and stories for our youngest library users.

Event: LEGO® Club at Nanaimo Wellington

Start Date: 
September 21st 2018
Start Date: 
October 19th 2018
Start Date: 
November 16th 2018
Start Date: 
December 21st 2018

Drop in and use our LEGO to create a masterpiece.  Each month features a different theme, and we'll display your creations in the branch so everyone can see them.

Event: Play Day

Start Date: 
September 15th 2018
Start Date: 
September 22nd 2018
Start Date: 
September 29th 2018
Start Date: 
October 6th 2018
Start Date: 
October 13th 2018
Start Date: 
October 20th 2018
Start Date: 
October 27th 2018
Start Date: 
November 3rd 2018
Start Date: 
November 10th 2018
Start Date: 
November 17th 2018
Start Date: 
November 24th 2018
Start Date: 
December 1st 2018
Start Date: 
December 8th 2018
Start Date: 
December 15th 2018
Start Date: 
December 22nd 2018
Start Date: 
December 29th 2018
Start Date: 
January 5th 2019
Start Date: 
January 12th 2019
Start Date: 
January 19th 2019
Start Date: 
January 26th 2019
Start Date: 
February 2nd 2019
Start Date: 
February 9th 2019
Start Date: 
February 16th 2019
Start Date: 
February 23rd 2019
Start Date: 
March 2nd 2019
Start Date: 
March 9th 2019
Start Date: 
March 16th 2019
Start Date: 
March 23rd 2019
Start Date: 
March 30th 2019
Start Date: 
April 6th 2019
Start Date: 
April 13th 2019
Start Date: 
April 20th 2019
Start Date: 
April 27th 2019
Start Date: 
May 4th 2019
Start Date: 
May 11th 2019
Start Date: 
May 18th 2019
Start Date: 
May 25th 2019
Start Date: 
June 1st 2019
Start Date: 
June 8th 2019
Start Date: 
June 15th 2019
Start Date: 
June 22nd 2019
Start Date: 
June 29th 2019
Start Date: 
July 6th 2019
Start Date: 
July 13th 2019
Start Date: 
July 20th 2019
Start Date: 
July 27th 2019
Start Date: 
August 3rd 2019
Start Date: 
August 10th 2019
Start Date: 
August 17th 2019
Start Date: 
August 24th 2019
Start Date: 
August 31st 2019
Start Date: 
September 7th 2019
Start Date: 
September 14th 2019
Start Date: 
September 21st 2019
Start Date: 
September 28th 2019
Start Date: 
October 5th 2019
Start Date: 
October 12th 2019
Start Date: 
October 19th 2019
Start Date: 
October 26th 2019
Start Date: 
November 2nd 2019
Start Date: 
November 9th 2019
Start Date: 
November 16th 2019
Start Date: 
November 23rd 2019
Start Date: 
November 30th 2019
Start Date: 
December 7th 2019
Start Date: 
December 14th 2019
Start Date: 
December 21st 2019
Start Date: 
December 28th 2019
Start Date: 
January 4th 2020
Start Date: 
January 11th 2020
Start Date: 
January 18th 2020
Start Date: 
January 25th 2020
Start Date: 
February 1st 2020
Start Date: 
February 8th 2020
Start Date: 
February 15th 2020
Start Date: 
February 22nd 2020
Start Date: 
February 29th 2020
Start Date: 
March 7th 2020
Start Date: 
March 14th 2020
Start Date: 
March 21st 2020
Start Date: 
March 28th 2020
Start Date: 
April 4th 2020
Start Date: 
April 11th 2020
Start Date: 
April 18th 2020
Start Date: 
April 25th 2020
Start Date: 
May 2nd 2020
Start Date: 
May 9th 2020
Start Date: 
May 16th 2020
Start Date: 
May 23rd 2020
Start Date: 
May 30th 2020
Start Date: 
June 6th 2020
Start Date: 
June 13th 2020
Start Date: 
June 20th 2020
Start Date: 
June 27th 2020
Start Date: 
July 4th 2020
Start Date: 
July 11th 2020
Start Date: 
July 18th 2020
Start Date: 
July 25th 2020
Start Date: 
August 1st 2020
Start Date: 
August 8th 2020
Start Date: 
August 15th 2020
Start Date: 
August 22nd 2020
Start Date: 
August 29th 2020
Start Date: 
September 5th 2020
Start Date: 
September 12th 2020
Start Date: 
September 19th 2020
Start Date: 
September 26th 2020
Start Date: 
October 3rd 2020
Start Date: 
October 10th 2020
Start Date: 
October 17th 2020
Start Date: 
October 24th 2020
Start Date: 
October 31st 2020
Start Date: 
November 7th 2020
Start Date: 
November 14th 2020
Start Date: 
November 21st 2020
Start Date: 
November 28th 2020
Start Date: 
December 5th 2020
Start Date: 
December 12th 2020
Start Date: 
December 19th 2020
Start Date: 
December 26th 2020
Start Date: 
January 2nd 2021
Start Date: 
January 9th 2021
Start Date: 
January 16th 2021
Start Date: 
January 23rd 2021
Start Date: 
January 30th 2021
Start Date: 
February 6th 2021
Start Date: 
February 13th 2021
Start Date: 
February 20th 2021
Start Date: 
February 27th 2021
Start Date: 
March 6th 2021
Start Date: 
March 13th 2021
Start Date: 
March 20th 2021
Start Date: 
March 27th 2021
Start Date: 
April 3rd 2021
Start Date: 
April 10th 2021
Start Date: 
April 17th 2021
Start Date: 
April 24th 2021
Start Date: 
May 1st 2021
Start Date: 
May 8th 2021
Start Date: 
May 15th 2021
Start Date: 
May 22nd 2021
Start Date: 
May 29th 2021
Start Date: 
June 5th 2021
Start Date: 
June 12th 2021
Start Date: 
June 19th 2021
Start Date: 
June 26th 2021
Start Date: 
July 3rd 2021
Start Date: 
July 10th 2021
Start Date: 
July 17th 2021
Start Date: 
July 24th 2021
Start Date: 
July 31st 2021

A room full of toys for drop-in free play.

Event: Family Storytime at Cowichan Library

Start Date: 
August 21st 2018
Start Date: 
August 28th 2018
Start Date: 
September 11th 2018
Start Date: 
September 18th 2018
Start Date: 
September 25th 2018
Start Date: 
October 2nd 2018
Start Date: 
October 9th 2018
Start Date: 
October 16th 2018
Start Date: 
October 23rd 2018
Start Date: 
October 30th 2018

Come join us every Tuesday10-10:30 at the Cowichan library for this fun family program with songs and stories! For ages 0-5.

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