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Bowmanville Branch

Spirit Walk (Oct 26)

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[All ages]

Bowmanville Branch (tour start/end point)
Wednesday, October 26th
6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Advanced registration recommended; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone. Cost $15.00 (including $1.73 HST and $1.43 non-refundable Eventbrite fee). Caregivers and support staff for people with disabilities are admitted free of charge.

Ticket sales begin Monday, October 3rd at 10:00 a.m.

Please note: This walking tour will take place outside, rain or shine. Tours will start and end at the Bowmanville Branch (163 Church St.); there will be no access to Waverley Place or the Sarah Jane Williams Heritage Centre during the tour.

Hear tales of hauntings and history, stories and spirits, ghosts and genealogy! For more than 200 years, the people of Bowmanville have been building a repertoire of spooky local stories. The time has come to open Bowmanville’s historical vault and share some of our tales of eerie and unexplained phenomenon.

Join Clarington Public Library, Museums, and Archives on our famous bone-chilling, evening tours through the streets of Bowmanville! Over the course of the walk, you will hear ghostly accounts while being introduced to the town’s early history.

Spirit Walks are available on:

 

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.

Please note the cost includes a $1.43 non-refundable Eventbrite fee.

Ticket sales begin Monday, October 3rd at 10:00 a.m.

 

 

Date: 
Wednesday, October 26, 2022 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Spirit Walk (Oct 24)

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[All ages]

Bowmanville Branch (tour start/end point)
Monday, October 24th
6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Advanced registration recommended; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone. Cost $15.00 (including $1.73 HST and $1.43 non-refundable Eventbrite fee). Caregivers and support staff for people with disabilities are admitted free of charge.

Ticket sales begin Monday, October 3rd at 10:00 a.m.

Please note: This walking tour will take place outside, rain or shine. Tours will start and end at the Bowmanville Branch (163 Church St.); there will be no access to Waverley Place or the Sarah Jane Williams Heritage Centre during the tour.

Hear tales of hauntings and history, stories and spirits, ghosts and genealogy! For more than 200 years, the people of Bowmanville have been building a repertoire of spooky local stories. The time has come to open Bowmanville’s historical vault and share some of our tales of eerie and unexplained phenomenon.

Join Clarington Public Library, Museums, and Archives on our famous bone-chilling, evening tours through the streets of Bowmanville! Over the course of the walk, you will hear ghostly accounts while being introduced to the town’s early history.

Spirit Walks are available on:

 

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.

Please note the cost includes a $1.43 non-refundable Eventbrite fee.

Ticket sales begin Monday, October 3rd at 10:00 a.m.

 

 

Date: 
Monday, October 24, 2022 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Spirit Walk (Oct 19)

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[All ages]

Bowmanville Branch (tour start/end point)
Wednesday, October 19th
6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Advanced registration recommended; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone. Cost $15.00 (including $1.73 HST and $1.43 non-refundable Eventbrite fee). Caregivers and support staff for people with disabilities are admitted free of charge.

Ticket sales begin Monday, October 3rd at 10:00 a.m.

Please note: This walking tour will take place outside, rain or shine. Tours will start and end at the Bowmanville Branch (163 Church St.); there will be no access to Waverley Place or the Sarah Jane Williams Heritage Centre during the tour.

Hear tales of hauntings and history, stories and spirits, ghosts and genealogy! For more than 200 years, the people of Bowmanville have been building a repertoire of spooky local stories. The time has come to open Bowmanville’s historical vault and share some of our tales of eerie and unexplained phenomenon.

Join Clarington Public Library, Museums, and Archives on our famous bone-chilling, evening tours through the streets of Bowmanville! Over the course of the walk, you will hear ghostly accounts while being introduced to the town’s early history.

Spirit Walks are available on:

 

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.

Please note the cost includes a $1.43 non-refundable Eventbrite fee.

Ticket sales begin Monday, October 3rd at 10:00 a.m.

 

 

Date: 
Wednesday, October 19, 2022 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Spirit Walk (Oct 17)

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[All ages]

Bowmanville Branch (tour start/end point)
Monday, October 17th
6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Advanced registration recommended; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone. Cost $15.00 (including $1.73 HST and $1.43 non-refundable Eventbrite fee). Caregivers and support staff for people with disabilities are admitted free of charge.

Ticket sales begin Monday, October 3rd at 10:00 a.m.

Please note: This walking tour will take place outside, rain or shine. Tours will start and end at the Bowmanville Branch (163 Church St.); there will be no access to Waverley Place or the Sarah Jane Williams Heritage Centre during the tour.

Hear tales of hauntings and history, stories and spirits, ghosts and genealogy! For more than 200 years, the people of Bowmanville have been building a repertoire of spooky local stories. The time has come to open Bowmanville’s historical vault and share some of our tales of eerie and unexplained phenomenon.

Join Clarington Public Library, Museums, and Archives on our famous bone-chilling, evening tours through the streets of Bowmanville! Over the course of the walk, you will hear ghostly accounts while being introduced to the town’s early history.

Spirit Walks are available on:

 

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.

Please note the cost includes a $1.43 non-refundable Eventbrite fee.

Ticket sales begin Monday, October 3rd at 10:00 a.m.

 

 

Date: 
Monday, October 17, 2022 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Family Storytime (Bowmanville)

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[All ages]

Bowmanville Branch
Saturdays, starting September 17th
10:30 to 11:00 a.m.

Drop in; no registration required. no charge.

The whole family can enjoy listening to a story, singing songs, and playing games! Children of all ages will develop important early literacy skills and a lifelong love of reading and learning.

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 this fall!

 

Date: 
Repeats every week every Saturday until Sat Nov 26 2022.
Saturday, September 17, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Saturday, September 24, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Saturday, October 1, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Saturday, October 8, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Saturday, October 15, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Saturday, October 22, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Saturday, October 29, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Saturday, November 5, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Saturday, November 12, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Saturday, November 19, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Saturday, November 26, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
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Family Storytime (Bowmanville)

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[All ages]

Bowmanville Branch
Tuesdays, starting September 13th
10:30 to 11:00 a.m.

Drop in; no registration required. no charge.

The whole family can enjoy listening to a story, singing songs, and playing games! Children of all ages will develop important early literacy skills and a lifelong love of reading and learning.

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 this fall!

 

Date: 
Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Nov 22 2022 except Tue Oct 18 2022.
Tuesday, September 13, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, September 20, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, September 27, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, October 4, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, October 11, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, October 25, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, November 1, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, November 8, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, November 15, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, November 22, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
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Tales for Toddlers (Bowmanville)

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[Ages 18 months to 2 years]

Bowmanville Branch
Fridays, starting September 16th; excluding September 30th
10:30 to 11:00 a.m.

Drop in; no registration required. no charge.

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 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 this fall!

 

Date: 
Repeats every week every Friday until Fri Nov 25 2022 except Fri Sep 30 2022.
Friday, September 16, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Friday, September 23, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Friday, October 7, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Friday, October 14, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Friday, October 21, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Friday, October 28, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Friday, November 4, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Friday, November 11, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Friday, November 18, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Friday, November 25, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
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Baby Bookworms (Bowmanville)

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[Ages 18 months and under]

Bowmanville Branch,
Thursdays, starting September 15th
10:30 to 11:00 a.m.

Drop in; no registration required. no charge.

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 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 this fall!

 

Date: 
Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Nov 24 2022.
Thursday, September 15, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, September 22, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, September 29, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, October 13, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, October 20, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, October 27, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, November 3, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, November 10, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, November 17, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thursday, November 24, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:00am
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Babysitting Course (Bowmanville)

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[Ages 11 to 15]

Bowmanville Branch
Saturday, October 29th
10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Advanced registration required; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone. Cost $60 + $3.96 non-refundable Eventbrite fee; includes participant manual.
Caregivers and support staff for people with disabilities are admitted free of charge.

Recommended that attendees bring a lunch or snack.

This course teaches youth the fundamental skills they need to start their own babysitting service. A Red Cross certified instructor from React Right Safety Services teaches the class.

Topics include:

  • How to give appropriate care for infants, toddlers and school-aged children;
  • Dealing with basic First Aid emergencies;
  • How to recognize potential hazards;
  • What parents expect of a babysitter;
  • How to safely find customers; and
  • Rural babysitting.

Note: Bring a teddy bear to practice on!

Presented in partnership with React Right Safety Services.

Check out alternate sessions of the Babysitting Course on Saturday, September 24th at the Newcastle Branch and Saturday, November 26th at the Courtice Branch!
 

Registration

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

Please note the cost includes a $3.96 non-refundable Eventbrite fee.

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.

 

 

 

Date: 
Saturday, October 29, 2022 - 10:30am to 4:30pm
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c_wonder Coding Workshop (Grades 5 to 8, Bowmanville)

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[Ages 10 to 14; Grades 5 to 8]

Bowmanville Branch
Saturday, November 19th
11:00 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 Coding Workshop introduces participants to the fundamentals of coding. Students will explore coding concepts such as inputs, outputs, if statements, loops, variables, and operators through hands-on activities to apply what they have learned and strengthen their coding skills.

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 other upcoming c_wonder Workshops!

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.

 

 

 

Date: 
Saturday, November 19, 2022 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
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