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Kids

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Book Cover Image:  Ready, Set, Kindergarten

It’s time to register for Full-Day Kindergarten!

What an exciting time! Starting school is a big step for little people and probably feels like an even bigger step for the people that love and support them.

What can you do to ensure that you are ready this September?

Winter Break is here!

Winter imageWant to keep busy this winter break?  So do we!  We've planned some awesome programs and activities just for you.  Join us for storytimes, puppet shows, games, gadgets, movies, Lego and more!

What's on...

Be Silly and Build Literacy!

Book Cover Image of Moo baa la la laWe all feel a little silly clucking like chickens and snorting like pigs; but hearing and making animal sounds helps us hear different kinds of sounds in language. This develops literacy skills and reading readiness. At the same time, being silly and having fun with sounds and words makes reading fun, and fun with books is essential to developing a lifelong love of reading. So,

The Nest by Kenneth Oppel

Book Cover Image of The NestSteven's baby brother is sick, and while his whole family is worried, Steven is having dreams about an eerie winged creature who promises to help. At first he thinks the creature might be an angel, but as her behaviour becomes more alarming -- and the unusual wasp nest on Steven's house grows larger

Storytime!

Read, Sing, Play, Talk, Write, Literacy Skills Shakers Image

Talking, singing, reading, writing and playing!

Through stories, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and more, children will develop early literacy skills in a fun way. They will improve motor, sensory, and social skills; and learn sounds, letters and new words.

Got Homework?

Book cover image of HomeworkWe can help! If you could use some extra help with your homework, drop in and take advantage of one of our volunteer-led homework clubs.

Masonville Library Has A Birthday!

book coverIt's a birthday celebration -- with a Time Capsule!  Drop in on Sat. Oct. 17, 2 - 4 pm to celebrate 20 years of the Masonville Library!

TVOKids’ The Reading Rangers are riding in

TVOKids' Reading Rangers Book Tour promotional image

Join us at the Central Library, 10 am, Saturday, October 17, as one of the Reading Rangers

Is the force with you?

Star Wars Reads Day Poster

Calling all Star Wars Fans! Join us for this national event to celebrate literacy & Star Wars with free activities for the whole family! Make it even more fun by coming in costume! Prizes

Halloween is coming...

Book Cover image of Quick Costumes for KidsWill you dress up this year?  There's still time to make your own awesome Halloween Costume.  Find creative ideas and instructions in our collection.

We'd love to see what you come up with!  Central Library is inviting