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Baby Bookworms (Courtice)

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[Ages 0 to 18 months]

Courtice Branch,
Thursdays, starting March 2 (excluding March Break)
10:30 to 11:00 a.m.

Drop in; no registration required. no charge.

Children and caregivers will enjoy stories, songs and rhymes, which help to develop early literacy skills. Learn how the sound of your voice, the rhythm of a song, holding a book, and reading all get your child ready to read.

Talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing are the key skills and fun ways to help your child get ready to read! Developing early literacy skills makes it easier for children to read once they begin school, and helps foster a lifelong love of reading and learning!

Be sure to view our full Storytime calendar!

 

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Repeats every week every Thursday until Wed May 31 2023 except Thu Mar 16 2023.
Thursday, March 2, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, March 9, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, March 23, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, March 30, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, April 6, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, April 13, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, April 20, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, April 27, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, May 4, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, May 11, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, May 18, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, May 25, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
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Baby Bookworms (Bowmanville)

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[Ages 0 to 18 months]

Bowmanville Branch,
Wednesdays, starting March 1 (excluding March Break)
10:30 to 11:00 a.m.

Drop in; no registration required. no charge.

Children and caregivers will enjoy stories, songs and rhymes, which help to develop early literacy skills. Learn how the sound of your voice, the rhythm of a song, holding a book, and reading all get your child ready to read.

Talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing are the key skills and fun ways to help your child get ready to read! Developing early literacy skills makes it easier for children to read once they begin school, and helps foster a lifelong love of reading and learning!

Be sure to view our full Storytime calendar!

 

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Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed May 31 2023 except Wed Mar 15 2023.
Wednesday, March 1, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, March 8, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, March 22, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, March 29, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, April 5, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, April 12, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, April 19, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, April 26, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, May 3, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, May 10, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, May 17, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, May 24, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, May 31, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am
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Infant Hearing Screening Clinic

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[Caregivers with children 2 months and under]

Newcastle Branch, Study Suite
Alternate Thursdays, starting March 1

10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Advanced registration required for each 20 minute session through the Tri-Regional Infant Hearing Program at www.childdevelopmentprograms.ca/bookmybaby or 1-888-703-5437 x4.

Children develop speech and language skills by listening and imitating those around them, but these skills may be delayed in the case of deafness or hearing loss.

Sign up your infant for a screening if you have hearing-related concerns, and learn about the follow-up services available to your family.

Presented in partnership with Markham Stouffville Hospital, the lead agency for the Tri-Regional Infant Hearing Program.

 

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Repeats every 2 weeks every Thursday until Wed May 31 2023.
Wednesday, March 1, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday, March 2, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday, March 16, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday, March 30, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday, April 13, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday, April 27, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday, May 11, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday, May 25, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
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Amazing Wetland Animals in your Watershed!

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[All Ages with Caregiver]

Courtice Branch
Saturday, February 11
2:00 to 3:00 p.m. 

Advanced registration recommended; space is limited. Register online using the form below, in person at any locations, or by phone by calling Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712.
Drop in's welcome pending number of registrations and available room capacity. No charge. 

Join Conservation Education staff from the Central Lake Ontario Conservation Authority for an interactive presentation on the importance of wetlands in your watershed and the many animals and plants that they provide a home for. Enjoy an up close and/or hands on experience with two live native reptiles! 

Presented in partnership with Central Lake Ontario Conservation Authority.
 

Registration

You may register in person at any branch, by phoning Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below.

If you experience any issues with the form, please contact Member Services. If the form does not appear correctly, the event may be fully registered. You can check back later to see if space has opened up, or try registering through our Eventbrite page directly.

 

 

 

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Saturday, February 11, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Stay & Play

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[Ages birth to 5 with their caregivers]

Sarah Jane Williams Heritage Centre
Wednesdays, starting January 18
10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Drop in; no registration required. No charge.

Have fun and make new friends! Children and their caregivers will have an opportunity to play, explore and socialize. This is a casual program, please feel free to arrive late or leave early.

Also be sure to check out Stay & Play at all Library branches on Fridays at 10:30 a.m.!

 

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Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Feb 22 2023.
Wednesday, January 18, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wednesday, January 25, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wednesday, February 1, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wednesday, February 8, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wednesday, February 15, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wednesday, February 22, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:30am
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Infant Hearing Screening Clinic

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[Caregivers with children 2 months and under]

Newcastle Branch, Study Suite
Alternate Thursdays, starting January 12

10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Advanced registration required for each 20 minute session through the Tri-Regional Infant Hearing Program at www.childdevelopmentprograms.ca/bookmybaby or 1-888-703-5437 x4.

Children develop speech and language skills by listening and imitating those around them, but these skills may be delayed in the case of deafness or hearing loss.

Sign up your infant for a screening if you have hearing-related concerns, and learn about the follow-up services available to your family.

Presented in partnership with Markham Stouffville Hospital, the lead agency for the Tri-Regional Infant Hearing Program.

 

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Repeats every 2 weeks every Thursday until Tue Feb 28 2023.
Thursday, January 12, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday, January 26, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday, February 9, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday, February 23, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
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c_wonder STEM Workshop (Grades 1-4, Courtice)

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[Ages 6-10; Grades 1-4]

Courtice Branch
Saturday, March 18th
10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Advanced registration required;  space is limited. Register online using the form below, in person at any locations, or by phone by calling Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712.
No charge.

Boost your child’s STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) skills with Ontario Tech University’s Engineering Outreach!

Each c_wonder STEM Workshop introduces participants to the fundamentals of the engineering design process as they tackle design challenges that puts their STEM knowledge to the test. Students will get a chance to explore different STEM fields and how engineering can solve its diverse and real-world issues.

Presented in partnership with Engineering Outreach, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, Ontario Tech University.

Please note that caregivers of children under the age of 10 must be present in the Library for the duration of the program.

Be sure to check out the STEM Workshop, Grades 5-8: Bowmanville Branch, Saturday, January 21

Registration

You may register in person at any branch, by phoning Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below.

If you experience any issues with the form, please contact Member Services. If the form does not appear correctly, the event may be fully registered. You can check back later to see if space has opened up, or try registering through our Eventbrite page directly.

 

 

 

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Saturday, March 18, 2023 - 10:30am to 12:30pm
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c_wonder STEM Workshop (Grades 5 to 8, Bowmanville)

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[Ages 10 to 14; Grades 5-8]

Bowmanville Branch
Saturday, January 21st
10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Advanced registration required;  space is limited. Register online using the form below, in person at any locations, or by phone by calling Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712.
No charge.

Boost your child’s STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) skills with Ontario Tech University’s Engineering Outreach!

Each c_wonder STEM Workshop introduces participants to the fundamentals of the engineering design process as they tackle design challenges that puts their STEM knowledge to the test. Students will get a chance to explore different STEM fields and how engineering can solve its diverse and real-world issues.

Presented in partnership with Engineering Outreach, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, Ontario Tech University.

Please note that caregivers of children under the age of 10 must be present in the Library for the duration of the program.

Be sure to check out the STEM Workshop, Grades 1-4: Courtice Branch, Saturday, March 18

Registration

You may register in person at any branch, by phoning Member Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below.

If you experience any issues with the form, please contact Member Services. If the form does not appear correctly, the event may be fully registered. You can check back later to see if space has opened up, or try registering through our Eventbrite page directly.

 

 

 

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Saturday, January 21, 2023 - 10:30am to 12:30pm
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Stay & Play

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[Ages birth to 5 with their caregivers]

All Library Branches (Bowmanville, Courtice, Newcastle, and Orono)
Fridays, starting January 20
10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Drop in; no registration required. No charge.

Have fun and make new friends! Children and their caregivers will have an opportunity to play, explore and socialize. This is a casual program, please feel free to arrive late or leave early.

Also be sure to check out Stay & Play at the Sarah Jane Williams Heritage Centre on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.!

 

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Repeats every week every Friday until Fri Feb 24 2023.
Friday, January 20, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Friday, January 27, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Friday, February 3, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Friday, February 10, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Friday, February 17, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Friday, February 24, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:30am
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Family Day: All Branches Closed

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Please note all branches the Clarington Public Library and Clarington Museums & Archives will be closed on Monday, February 20 for Family Day.

Regular hours will be in effect on Saturday, February 19 and Sunday, February 20.

Make your Family Day weekend a blast with the Winter WonderLearn virtual festival!

 

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Monday, February 20, 2023 - 9:00am to 9:00pm

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