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Kerry Park Rec Centre

British Columbia

September 2022

Family Play Day

  • September 10, 2022 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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The Courtenay Library is hosting a drop-in play day on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with…

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August 2023

Wetland Restoration Presentation

Stop by the library and join us for a fascinating Wetland Restoration Talk presented by local Sean Nightingale. This event…

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September 2023

Making Words Sing….with Kamal Parmar

  • September 17, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Branch: Courtenay
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Join us for an afternoon cup of tea at this live poetry reading with Poet Laureate of Nanaimo, Kamal Parmar!…

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Cowichan Family Storytime

  • September 22, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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    An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Friday, repeating until December 16, 2023

  • Branch: Cowichan (Duncan)
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A program for parents and caregivers with young children. Songs, rhymes and stories are shared. Suitable for preschool aged children…

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October 2023

Zine Making Workshop With Art Action Earwig

Join artists Minah and Wryly from Art Action Earwig at Nanaimo Harbourfront Library and learn the art of zines and…

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Nevermore Academy Teen Lock-In

Come to the library after closing for  games, crafts, Nintendo Switch, food and general spooky-ish fun! Ages 12-18 Advance registration…

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Terrifying Tales!

Calling all youth writers and writers-to-be! We want your most spooky stories for this Halloween season. The most terrifying submissions…

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Terrifying Tales!

Calling all youth writers and writers-to-be! We want your most spooky stories for this Halloween season. The most terrifying submissions…

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Cowichan Family Storytime

A program for parents and caregivers with young children. Songs, rhymes and stories are shared. Suitable for preschool aged children…

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Family Play Day

  • October 21, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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The Courtenay Library is hosting a drop-in play day on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with…

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The Knit Wits (Bowser textile group)

  • October 26, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Bowser
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Visit Bowser Library and be a Knit Wit! :-) Join us at 1:00 each Thursday to sit, chat, and get…

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Cowichan Family Storytime

A program for parents and caregivers with young children. Songs, rhymes and stories are shared. Suitable for preschool aged children…

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Monster Making!

Get creative with pipe cleaners, feathers, googly eyes, pom poms and crayons and create your own monster! Kids and families…

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Family Play Day

  • October 28, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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The Courtenay Library is hosting a drop-in play day on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with…

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Fall Embroidery Workshop

Join Kelsey, the Circulation Supervisor at the Sandspit Branch, for a cozy embroidery workshop at the branch. Learn 5 essential…

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Trick or Treat at the Library!

Join us at the library for a spooktacular evening of fun! Everyone is welcome, and fun activities will be provided…

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November 2023

Cowichan Family Storytime

A program for parents and caregivers with young children. Songs, rhymes and stories are shared. Suitable for preschool aged children…

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Family Play Day

  • November 4, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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The Courtenay Library is hosting a drop-in play day on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with…

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Book Launch: Self-Care for the Creative by Stefani Fryzel

Join Vancouver Island local turned LA-based musician Stefani Fryzel for the launch of her first book, Self-Care for the Creative!…

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Poetry and Flash Fiction Workshop (Say More with Less)

  • November 5, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until November 26, 2023

  • Branch: Cortes Island
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Join Dayna Davis and Monica Nawrocki for a four session writing workshop exploring the creation of poetry and flash fiction.…

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Cowichan Family Storytime

  • November 10, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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    An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Friday, repeating until December 16, 2023

  • Branch: Cowichan (Duncan)
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A program for parents and caregivers with young children. Songs, rhymes and stories are shared. Suitable for preschool aged children…

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Family Play Day

  • November 11, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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The Courtenay Library is hosting a drop-in play day on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with…

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Poetry and Flash Fiction Workshop (Say More with Less)

  • November 12, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until November 26, 2023

  • Branch: Cortes Island
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Join Dayna Davis and Monica Nawrocki for a four session writing workshop exploring the creation of poetry and flash fiction.…

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Cowichan Family Storytime

  • November 17, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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    An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Friday, repeating until December 16, 2023

  • Branch: Cowichan (Duncan)
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A program for parents and caregivers with young children. Songs, rhymes and stories are shared. Suitable for preschool aged children…

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Family Play Day

  • November 18, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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The Courtenay Library is hosting a drop-in play day on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with…

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Terrifying Tales Author Reading

Prepare to be terrified at the library as Tahsis youth read the terrifying tales they wrote themselves. Refreshments will be…

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Poetry and Flash Fiction Workshop (Say More with Less)

  • November 19, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until November 26, 2023

  • Branch: Cortes Island
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Join Dayna Davis and Monica Nawrocki for a four session writing workshop exploring the creation of poetry and flash fiction.…

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Dinovember

  • November 22, 2023
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    An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until November 30, 2023

  • Branch: Campbell River
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November is Dinovember! That means dinosaur themed: Activities Book displays Coloring Sheets Scavenger Hunts Matching Activity Come check it out!

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Scavenger Hunt

  • November 23, 2023
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    An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until November 30, 2023

  • Branch: Port Alberni
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Looking for something fun to do? Check out our scavenger hunt! Search the library for the hidden images and solve…

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Cowichan Family Storytime

  • November 24, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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    An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Friday, repeating until December 16, 2023

  • Branch: Cowichan (Duncan)
  • Audience: ,

A program for parents and caregivers with young children. Songs, rhymes and stories are shared. Suitable for preschool aged children…

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Family Play Day

  • November 25, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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The Courtenay Library is hosting a drop-in play day on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with…

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Poetry and Flash Fiction Workshop (Say More with Less)

  • November 26, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until November 26, 2023

  • Branch: Cortes Island
  • Audience: ,

Join Dayna Davis and Monica Nawrocki for a four session writing workshop exploring the creation of poetry and flash fiction.…

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December 2023

Cowichan Family Storytime

A program for parents and caregivers with young children. Songs, rhymes and stories are shared. Suitable for preschool aged children…

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Family Play Day

  • December 2, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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The Courtenay Library is hosting a drop-in play day on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with…

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Children Colouring Holiday

Holiday Fun!

We are getting festive here in Gold River! We have a gingerbread colouring contest, I-Spy, winter match game and more.…

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The Knit Wits (Bowser textile group)

  • December 7, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Bowser
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Visit Bowser Library and be a Knit Wit! :-) Join us at 1:00 each Thursday to sit, chat, and get…

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Cowichan Family Storytime

A program for parents and caregivers with young children. Songs, rhymes and stories are shared. Suitable for preschool aged children…

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Family Play Day

  • December 9, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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The Courtenay Library is hosting a drop-in play day on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with…

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Book Launch: Ripples by Pat Smekal

Ripples is a retrospective of Pat Smekal’s poetry, along with some newer additions. Celebrate with Pat as she welcomes you…

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Cowichan Family Storytime

  • December 15, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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    An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Friday, repeating until December 16, 2023

  • Branch: Cowichan (Duncan)
  • Audience: ,

A program for parents and caregivers with young children. Songs, rhymes and stories are shared. Suitable for preschool aged children…

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Family Play Day

  • December 16, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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The Courtenay Library is hosting a drop-in play day on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with…

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Family Play Day

  • December 23, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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The Courtenay Library is hosting a drop-in play day on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with…

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Family Play Day

  • December 30, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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The Courtenay Library is hosting a drop-in play day on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with…

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January 2024

Family Play Day

  • January 6 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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The Courtenay Library is hosting a drop-in play day on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with…

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Poetry & Fiction: A January Series with Monica Nawrocki and Dayna Davis

  • January 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until January 28, 2024

  • Branch: Cortes Island
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Drop in and join us for these fantastic writing workshops with local writers Monica Nawrocki and Dayna Davis! The series…

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Hibernation Scavenger Hunt

Winter is here, and animals are hibernating in the library! See if you can find them and enter to win…

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Hibernation Scavenger Hunt

Winter is here, and animals are hibernating in the library! See if you can find them and enter to win…

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Hibernation Scavenger Hunt

Winter is here, and animals are hibernating in the library! See if you can find them and enter to win…

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Hibernation Scavenger Hunt

Winter is here, and animals are hibernating in the library! See if you can find them and enter to win…

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Family Play Day

  • January 13 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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The Courtenay Library is hosting a drop-in play day on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with…

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Hibernation Scavenger Hunt

Winter is here, and animals are hibernating in the library! See if you can find them and enter to win…

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Poetry & Fiction: A January Series with Monica Nawrocki and Dayna Davis

  • January 14 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until January 28, 2024

  • Branch: Cortes Island
  • Audience: ,

Drop in and join us for these fantastic writing workshops with local writers Monica Nawrocki and Dayna Davis! The series…

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Hibernation Scavenger Hunt

Winter is here, and animals are hibernating in the library! See if you can find them and enter to win…

Find out more >

Hibernation Scavenger Hunt

Winter is here, and animals are hibernating in the library! See if you can find them and enter to win…

Find out more >

Hibernation Scavenger Hunt

Winter is here, and animals are hibernating in the library! See if you can find them and enter to win…

Find out more >

Hibernation Scavenger Hunt

Winter is here, and animals are hibernating in the library! See if you can find them and enter to win…

Find out more >

Hibernation Scavenger Hunt

Winter is here, and animals are hibernating in the library! See if you can find them and enter to win…

Find out more >

Hibernation Scavenger Hunt

Winter is here, and animals are hibernating in the library! See if you can find them and enter to win…

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Family Play Day

  • January 20 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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The Courtenay Library is hosting a drop-in play day on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with…

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Poetry & Fiction: A January Series with Monica Nawrocki and Dayna Davis

  • January 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until January 28, 2024

  • Branch: Cortes Island
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Drop in and join us for these fantastic writing workshops with local writers Monica Nawrocki and Dayna Davis! The series…

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Family Play Day

  • January 27 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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The Courtenay Library is hosting a drop-in play day on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with…

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Lego Stories

LEGO Literacy Party!

Drop by the library to celebrate Family Literacy Week & International LEGO Day as we build and learn with LEGO!…

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Poetry & Fiction: A January Series with Monica Nawrocki and Dayna Davis

  • January 28 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until January 28, 2024

  • Branch: Cortes Island
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Drop in and join us for these fantastic writing workshops with local writers Monica Nawrocki and Dayna Davis! The series…

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Author Night

Join us at the Quadra branch for a night of author readings. Local authors read their own works, or the…

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February 2024

Knit & Wit

Bring your knitting or crocheting to the library for a lighthearted meet and mingle on Friday mornings during the month…

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Family Play Day

  • February 3 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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The Courtenay Library is hosting a drop-in play day on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with…

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Knit & Wit

  • February 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating until February 23, 2024

  • Branch: Gold River
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Bring your knitting or crocheting to the library for a lighthearted meet and mingle on Friday mornings during the month…

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Family Play Day

  • February 10 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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The Courtenay Library is hosting a drop-in play day on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with…

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Stop Motion Club

Do you want to learn how to make ordinary objects appear to move on their own? Drop by and join…

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Knit & Wit

  • February 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating until February 23, 2024

  • Branch: Gold River
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Bring your knitting or crocheting to the library for a lighthearted meet and mingle on Friday mornings during the month…

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Family Play Day

  • February 17 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

  • Branch: Courtenay
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The Courtenay Library is hosting a drop-in play day on Saturday mornings! The program room will be set up with…

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