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August 7th 2018

Rooks-on-Books Chess Club

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Audience: Bowser, Qualicum Beach

The Rooks-on-Books Chess Club meets weekly on Tuesday nights for fun, friendly, supportive gameplay and instruction with a local expert! This club is open to anyone aged 7 or older and to all...

A Good Yarn Knitting & Crochet Circle

Audience: Comox

Bring your own project to work on, or borrow some needles and yarn and learn some basic stitches.  Having difficulty reading a pattern or completing your project?  We can help.  All...

August 8th 2018

Summertime Mother Goose

10:00am - 11:00am
Audience: Cowichan

Join Mother Goose facilitators for songs, rhymes, and fun! Ages 0 - 2 & their caregivers.

Family Storytime at Nanaimo North

10:30am - 11:00am
Audience: Nanaimo North

Join us for songs, rhymes, stories, adn crafts for children aged 2-6 years old.  Siblings, grandparents and other guests welcome.

Summer Reading Club: String Storytelling

10:30am - 11:15am
Audience: Parksville

Join children's entertainer Ann Glover as she pulls us into her magical world of string storytelling. Suitable for all ages with a caregiver. Drop in.

Summer Reading Club: Exciting Electronics: Fairy Fun

11:00am - 12:00pm
Audience: Nanaimo Wellington

Do you like reading books about fairies, such as the Rainbow Magic series and Disney Fairies?  Come explore static electricity and circuits while celebrating all things...

Sphero Hero @ the Harbourfront Branch

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Audience: Nanaimo Harbourfront

Be a Sphero Hero 

Each child brings an adult to make a team and compete in two challenges with Sphero Mini robots. Learn some coding to complete a game of Sphero...

Do You Have What it Takes to be an Astronaut?

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Audience: Sidney / North Saanich

Find out with Jay Cullen from the University of Vicotira. Ages 9-12 years (teens welcome). Please register by email sidney [at] virl [...

Book launch with Maureen Wild and Paul Grignon "The Story of Lexi"

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Audience: Gabriola Island

"You're the best Mini Schnauzer on the whole planet, Lexi," her Aunty-Mom often said to her. But, what would happen to her when she was seven and left orphaned? How would she...

LEGO® Club

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Audience: Cowichan

Calling all architects! Bring your construction skills and we’ll provide the ...

Format: 2018-07-19
Format: 2018-07-19

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