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Mix It Up! (Scientists in Situ)

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Ages 4 to 12

Online via Microsoft Teams
Wednesday, September 30th
6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Advanced registration required for each workshop; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone.

Learning chemistry is fun when it’s all about food. Investigate solubility, explore dilutions and have fun making a suspension you can mold. Welcome to the wonderful world of food science!
 

Scientists in Situ Workshops

These virtual workshops include a science kit, which can be picked up at Courtice, Newcastle, or Orono Branch in advance! An email including the link to the Microsoft Teams meeting will be sent to attendees in advance of the virtual event.

Please limit registrations to one per household, and share devices where possible! Register today!

Made possible by a grant from the Municipality of Clarington. Presented in partnership with Scientists in School.

Be sure to check out the other Scientists in Situ workshops this fall!

Registration

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

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  • The event may be fully-registered. Please check back later to see if space has opened up.

 

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Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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Thanksgiving: Branches Closed

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Please note that Library Grab & Go Service will be closed on Monday, October 12th for Thanksgiving.

Please see our Locations & Hours page for regular Grab & Go Service hours.

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Monday, October 12, 2020 - 9:00am to 9:00pm
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Family Storytime (Livestream Storytime)

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All ages

Online via YouTube
Thursdays, September 17th to November 26th
10:30 to 11:00 a.m.

Drop in; no registration required.

Join Library staff online each week for a virtual storytime, live from the Library! All livestreams will be available to join via the Library’s YouTube channel!

Enjoy stories, songs, and games that are fun for all ages! Grab the family and discover literary adventure together!
 

Talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing are 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!

Enjoy the Library's full line-up for livestream storytimes this fall!

 

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Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Nov 26 2020.
Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, November 26, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
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Tales for Toddlers (Livestream Storytime)

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Ages 1½ to 2½

Online via YouTube
Wednesdays, September 16th to November 25th
10:30 to 11:00 a.m.

Drop in; no registration required.

Join Library staff online each week for a virtual storytime, live from the Library! All livestreams will be available to join via the Library’s YouTube channel!

Share the love of reading, and build vocabulary with songs, rhymes, finger plays, and simple stories rhymes at this interactive program for busy toddlers and their caregivers!
 

Talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing are 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!

Enjoy the Library's full line-up for livestream storytimes this fall!

 

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Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Nov 25 2020.
Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, November 11, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
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Baby Bookworms (Livestream Storytime)

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Ages 0 to 18 months

Online via YouTube
Tuesdays, September 15th to November 24th
10:30 to 11:00 a.m.

Drop in; no registration required.

Join Library staff online each week for a virtual storytime, live from the Library! All livestreams will be available to join via the Library’s YouTube channel!

Children love to be bounced, tickled, and read to. Learn how the sound of your voice, the rhythm of a song, holding a book and reading get your child ready to read.
 

Talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing are 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!

Enjoy the Library's full line-up for livestream storytimes this fall!

 

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Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Nov 24 2020.
Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, October 6, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, November 3, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:00am
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Labour Day: Branches Closed

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Please note that Library Grab & Go Service will be closed on Monday, September 7th for Labour Day.

Please see our Locations & Hours page for regular Grab & Go Service hours.

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Monday, September 7, 2020 - 9:00am to 9:00pm
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TDSRC Blooper Reel!

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Online eProgram
Friday, August 28

Welcome to the TD Summer Reading Club blopper rell! Sorry, blooper reel! From flubbed lines, forgotten song lyrics, uncontrollable laughter, a renegade ice cream truck, and a tea party crashing cat, Library staff have been through it all! Sometimes the mistakes are just as much fun as getting it right :)

Visit our TD Summer Reading Club page for more information about the Club and how to register!

 

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Friday, August 28, 2020 - 9:00am
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Epic Experience: Birthday Storytime Livestream!

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Livestream
Thursday, August 27

Didn't have quite the birthday party you imagined this year? Never fear, your Library is here! Celebrate with us and other kids who turned a year older during a special birthday-themed livestream storytime as part of the TD Summer Reading Club Bonus Week! There'll be stories and songs, including the most special song of all!

Want to hear a shout out for your little one's birthday during the storytime? Send us a DM on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram with their name and what birthday they celebrated!

Visit our TD Summer Reading Club page for more information about the Club and how to register!

 

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Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm
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Epic Experience: Mix It Up!

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Online eContent
Tuesday, August 25
Special Guest: Scientists in School

Registration required

Learning chemistry is fun when it's all about food. Investigate solubility, explore dilutions and have fun making a suspension you can mold. Welcome to the wonderful world of food science!

This virtual workshop is most appropriate for ages 4 to 12, and is offered free of charge - this event includes a science kit, which can be picked up at Courtice, Newcastle, or Orono Branch in advance! An email including the link to the Microsoft Teams meeting will be sent to attendees in advance of the virtual event.

Please limit registrations to one per household, and share devices where possible!

Visit our TD Summer Reading Club page for more information about the Club and how to register!

 

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Tuesday, August 25, 2020 - 2:00pm
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STEAM Activity (Bonus Week)

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Online eContent
Monday, August 24

Discover this week’s theme with STEAM! Play and learn with Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math experiments you can try at home!

Visit our TD Summer Reading Club page for more information about the Club and how to register!

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Monday, August 24, 2020 - 9:00am
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