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Family Literacy Week

Celebrate Family Literacy Week! Drop by the library for special events and activities. Have fun reading, learning and playing together. …

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Postcard Making Station

Come celebrate Family Literacy Week at the Ladysmith Branch! We will have a Postcard Making Station where you can decorate …

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Blocks Girl

Play Day

  • February 1 @ 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
  • Audience: ,

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

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CANCELLED – Family Playroom

  • February 1 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 21, 2019

    An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until May 30, 2020

  • Branch: Campbell River
  • Venue: CANCELLED - Family Playroom
  • Audience: ,

CANCELLED until further notice. Come and play with our toys! We have Lego, Mega Bloks, puppets, and more! It’s a …

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Family Playroom

Come and play with our toys! We have Lego, Duplo, puppets and more! It’s a great place for parents and …

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Family Literacy Scavenger Hunt

Celebrate family literacy in the month of January by participating in our children's scavenger hunt. Search for the clues in …

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Toddlertime

Books for Breakfast

Fun for young children and their families! Enjoy stories, songs, puppets, a light breakfast snack and take home a book …

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Parent-Child Mother Goose

Join Mother Goose facilitators for songs, rhymes and fun. For children ages 0-4 & their caregivers.

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Family Literacy Day

It’s that time of year again, Family Literacy Day returns to Port Alberni! Bring the whole family and join us …

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Storytime with preschool children

Mother Goose On the Go

  • February 1 @ 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

    One event on October 5, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on November 2, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on December 7, 2019 at 11:00 am

    An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Saturday, repeating until June 27, 2020

  • Branch: Port McNeill
  • Venue: Mother Goose On the Go
  • Audience:

Stories, songs and rhymes presented by the Mount Waddington Family Literacy Society.

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Storytime with preschool children

Mother Goose On the Go

  • February 1 @ 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

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    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

    One event on July 13, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on July 27, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on August 24, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on September 7, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on September 21, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on October 5, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on October 19, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on November 2, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on November 16, 2019 at 11:00 am

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

    One event on December 7, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on December 21, 2019 at 11:00 am

    One event on January 4, 2020 at 11:00 am

    One event on February 1, 2020 at 11:00 am

    One event on February 15, 2020 at 11:00 am

    One event on March 14, 2020 at 11:00 am

    One event on March 28, 2020 at 11:00 am

  • Branch: Sointula
  • Venue: Mother Goose On the Go
  • Audience: ,

Early literacy storytime.

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Create with LEGO

  • February 1 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 29, 2019

    An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until August 31, 2019

    An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Saturday, repeating until June 20, 2020

  • Branch: Sointula
  • Venue: Create with LEGO
  • Audience: , , ,

STEAM - Create with LEGO! What will you build?

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Create with LEGO™

LEGO and Duplo every Saturday.

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Family Movie Matinee

Join us at Cowichan Library for our monthly Family movie.

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