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Please note that the Library will be closed
May 23rd for Victoria Day.
See what's NEW!
Drop in to the Trenton Branch from May 2-31 to play a game of Clue throughout the library. Solve the mystery and get entered into a draw for a prize basket. All ages.
Star Wars Party Kit
Celebrate "May the 4th be with you" by picking up a Star Wars Party kit! Kits will include materials and ideas to hold a Star Wars themed party.
Kits will be available at both locations starting April 28th.
Drop in to Trenton or Frankford between May 16th and June 2nd to participate in our Mock Election. Children will learn about the election process by casting their votes for either Cats or Dogs!
Children and their caregivers are invited to join us in person Wednesdays from 10-10:45 for stories, rhymes and music, followed by an activity.
Recommended for ages
2 to 5 years.
May 4, 11, 18, 25 in Trenton
Babies and their caregivers are invited to join us in person Fridays from 10-10:30 for tickles, bounces, shakers and board books.
Recommended for ages
birth to 2 years.
May 6, 13, 20, 27 in Trenton
After School Activities Drop in for a fun new activity each week. The program will be held at Frankford on Wednesdays and in Trenton on Thursdays from 4-5pm. These programs will be more in depth and challenging than the Imagination Stations, and are therefore recommended for ages 7+.
Every week we'll have a different activity out in the children's area. Drop in to our Trenton Branch weekdays from 3pm until closing and all day Saturday. These activities will also be offered in Frankford on Saturdays from 10am-3pm.
Teen Book Club
Pick up a free book that's yours to keep! Read it and join us for a discussion on May 25th @ 4pm. Ages 13+. Email email@example.com for more information.
Teen Rock Cactus
Come paint a mini rock cactus garden. No green thumb needed to keep these plants alive! Drop in to the Trenton Branch on Monday May 2nd at 4:30pm. Ages 13+.
Mini Barn Quilt
Join us to create a mini barn quilt! Monday May 16th at 5:30pm at the Trenton Branch. To register email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join us to drink tea, eat cake and discuss how acknowledging mortality
can prompt you to live your best life. May 11 at 5:45 pm. Registration required. Call 613-394-3381 x.3325 or email email@example.com
Get out and get social!
Get out of the house and engage in a fun activity safely with others! Social group is in partnership with BQWCHC.
Find us at the Wellness Expo happening at City Hall on May 7th from 10-4. Library staff will give a presentation at 10am on how books can provide support and guidance in your life, and we'll teach you how to make a gratitude journal at 2:45pm. Also, don't forget to create a Kandisky style block to add to our collaborative art project and have fun with the games set up in the library.
Additional sessions from community partners will be happening throughout the day.