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Ongoing Programs

December 1, 2018 to February 28, 2019

 
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  • Born to Read

    December 5, 2018 to December 19, 2018

    Wednesdays, 2:00 PM to 2:30 PM
    Join us for an interactive program to share stories, songs, rhymes and early literacy activities that you can continue to enjoy at home! For ages 0-18 months with a parent or caregiver.
  • December 7, 2018 to December 21, 2018

    Fridays, 2:00 PM to 2:30 PM
    Join us for an interactive program to share stories, songs, rhymes and early literacy activities that you can continue to enjoy at home! For ages 0-18 months with a parent or caregiver.
  • January 9, 2019 to February 27, 2019

    Wednesdays, 2:00 PM to 2:30 PM
    Join us for an interactive program to share stories, songs, rhymes and early literacy activities that you can continue to enjoy at home! For ages 0-18 months with a parent or caregiver.
  • January 11, 2019 to February 22, 2019

    Fridays, 2:00 PM to 2:30 PM
    Join us for an interactive program to share stories, songs, rhymes and early literacy activities that you can continue to enjoy at home! For ages 0-18 months with a parent or caregiver.
 
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  • Computer Tutor

    December 1, 2018 to February 28, 2019
    Want to improve your skills with computers, tablets, apps and more? Our volunteers can help you with hands-on practice on the topic of your choice. Feel free to bring your own device. Library staff can refer you to professionals for assistance with hardware and virus issues.
 
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  • Food For Fines

    December 1, 2018 to December 21, 2018
    Want to get rid of your library fines and help the community at the same time?  This holiday season, Vaughan Public Libraries is accepting donations of non-perishable food items between December 1 and 21 in our annual Food for Fines drive.  For each acceptable food item existing library fines will be lowered by $1.

 
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  • Fun With French

    December 5, 2018 to December 19, 2018

    Wednesdays, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    Parlez vous français? Practice French with stories and activities led by French speaking volunteers from our community. For ages 7 and up.
  • January 9, 2019 to February 27, 2019

    Wednesdays, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    Parlez vous français? Practice French with stories and activities led by French speaking volunteers from our community. For ages 7 and up.
 
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  • STEAM Camp: March Break

    March 11, 2019 to March 15, 2019
    9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    We've got a full week of STEAM fun this March Break. We'll be exploring themes like coding, robotics, virtual reality and engineering with new activities every day! Ages 6-11. $180 for Full Week. $40 per day. Complete details on Eventbrite. Register starting January 7.
 
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  • STEAM Coaches

    December 1, 2018 to February 28, 2019
    Calling all committed makers and techies! Earn volunteer hours by assisting staff and customers in our creation spaces. Build your resume while perfecting your teaching and tech skills! Ages 14 +. Contact your branch for further details. Application forms are available at the service desk or online.
 
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  • Study Hall

    December 1, 2018 to December 20, 2018
    Need a place to study for exams? VPL's study hall is open late for university students who want to study alone or in small groups. Hours: 9 p.m. to midnight on Mon. - Thurs., 6 to 9 p.m. on Fri., and 5 to 9 p.m. on Sat. and Sun.
 
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  • Toddling to Read

    December 1, 2018 to February 28, 2019

    Mondays, 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
    This program features stories, songs, action rhymes and early literacy activities that you can continue to enjoy at home! Toddlers will enjoy lots of stimulation and activity. For ages 18 months-3 years with a parent or caregiver.
 
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Programs Coming Up

2019
Jan
15
Tue
  • The Rainbow Club

    4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
    Come out to our social club for LGBTQ+ teens and allies. Play games, learn and have fun. For ages 13-18.
  • Writers' Workshop

    7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
    Join amateur writers in overcoming the challenges of writing. Each session will focus on different elements of writing like plot, character, prose style. Perfect for discussion and feedback.
 
2019
Jan
17
Thu
  • Memory Café

    1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
    Individuals living with memory loss and their caregivers can socialize and learn about memory related issues. In partnership with the Alzheimer Society of York Region.
  • Kids' French Book Club

    6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
    Read something new in French every month and then come tell us what you thought of it while enjoying activities and games! 60 mins. For ages 9-14.
 
2019
Jan
18
Fri
  • STEAM Camp: PA Days

    9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    Hang out with us on your PA Days for some STEAM fun! We've got awesome activities exploring themes of virtual reality, engineering, coding and robotics. Ages 6-11. Registration is $40. Complete details on Eventbrite.
  • Colouring 2.0

    11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    Move beyond colouring with crayons and colouring books. Explore and colour with different APPS and devices. You can still take your art home with you! For all ages.
 
2019
Jan
19
Sat
  • Bilingual Family Storytime

    11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
    The perfect intro to French! Awesome stories and songs for everyone.
 
2019
Jan
22
Tue
  • Visit the Therapy Dogs

    7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    Too stressed to study? Take a break and visit the therapy dogs, in partnership with St. John Ambulance.
 
2019
Jan
26
Sat
  • Sensory Storytime for Children with Special Needs

    10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
    A sensory storytime designed for children with special needs. For ages 4-8 and their families.
 
 

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