Programs & Events for Kids

Children’s TD Summer Reading Programs Registration opens June 5th @ 6pm!

All registration is online.  Should you require internet access, dedicated computers will be available for registration purposes only at the library, 1 Water St, Kemptville.
Parents or Caregivers will receive an email confirmation within 1 week of registering which will complete the process.

Please note:

Children’s Programming is open to the children of Parent or Caregivers who hold  a valid North Grenville Public Library card.  Children and babies must have their own cards.

Registration Required:

 Tiny Tots Time

Date: Mondays* June 26 – Aug 21st @ 10-11am
Registration: Required

A new program that combines play and learning time with stories and circle time.

For ages 2 and under accompanied by their Parent or Caregiver.
Limit 20 children

*no class Monday, July 3rd or Monday, August 7th

Crafts for Canadian Kids

Date: Tuesday, July 25th @ 1 – 2:30pm
Registration: Required

Crafts with a Canadian theme!
Ages 6-8
Limit 20 children

The Great Escape!

Date: Tuesday, August 1st @ 1pm
Registration: Required

Can you get out of the program room?!  “Locked” room challenge!
Ages 9+
Limit 15 children

Meet Emily Carr

Date: Tuesday, August 8th @ 1pm – 2:30pm
Registration: Required

Learn about one of Canada’s most important artists and have the opportunity to crate your own masterpiece.
Ages 9+
Limit 15 children


Register at Front Desk – Program Space is Limited

Summer Sun Circle

Date: Mondays* or Tuesdays, June 26th – August 22nd @ 11am
Registration: Required

Children will experience fun and learning in a safe and caring environment with the intention of acquiring essential skill to help ease transition to a school environment.
For children ages 0-5.
Limit 20 children
*No class Monday, July 3rd or Monday, August 7th

Friday Fun Days

Date: Friday’s, July 7th – August 25th,  10 – 11am.
Registration: not required, Please pick up your numbered ticket at the front desk

Join Library Sue for story time. This program is a family event and children must participate with parent or caregiver. Last Friday of the month will be French Friday.
For ages 0-5.
Limit 20 children

 


Drop In – No Registration Required

Daddy and Me Lego

Date: Saturday,  June 17th @ 10-11:30am.
Registration: not required

Father’s Day Lego build event.  Refreshments served.
All ages

Lego STEAM Challenge

Date: Tuesday,  July 4th @ 1 – 2:30am.
Registration: not required

Pick a card and complete the challenge!
Ages 7 +
Limit 20 children

Bedtime Story Hour

Date: Tuesday,  July 18th and August 15th,  6:30-7:30pm.
Registration: not required

Library Sue will be featuring the best in Canadian children’s picture books: read and vote for your favourite! Come to the Library dressed in your PJ’s and bring a favourite stuffed toy for an hour of stories and freezies!

Bingo & Board Game Bonanza

Date: Thursday,  July 14th,  1 – 2:30pm and Wednesday, August 9th, 1 – 2:30.
Registration: not required

Come play your favourite board game or candy bar bingo!
Ages 7 +
Limit 20 children

Sarah’s Circle 15th Anniversary Celebration

Date: Tuesday,  August 22nd,  5 – 7:30pm.
Registration: not required

Come celebrate 15 years of our early literacy program, share a story or a memory, have a piece of cake.

Pop Up Library!

Equinelle Splash Pad Park

(All Ages)
Date: Tuesday, June 6 @ 10:30-12pm
Registration: not required
Active play and circle time at Equinelle Splash Pad Park.  Bring your lunch!

Sam’s 2nd Annual Fishing Derby

(All Ages)
Date: Monday, July 10th @ 1- 2:30pm
Registration: not required
Meet at Salamander’s dock.  We’ll bring the worms and the drinks!

Terry Fox Walk

(All Ages)
Date: Tuesday, July 11th @ 2pm
Registration: not required
Meet at Burritt’s Rapids Branch and walk the Tip to Tip Trail in honour of Canadian hero Terry Fox.
Outdoor games and refreshments to follow.

Summer Celebration

(All Ages)
Date: Friday, July 14th @ 9:30- 11:30
Registration: not required
Meet at Riverside park for fun and stories.  In partnership with the OEYC and community partners.

Equinelle Splash Pad Park

(All Ages)
Date: Wednesday, July 19th @ 1:30- 3pm
Registration: not required
Join us for some cool outdoor fun, stories and treats.

Welcome to Small Town Canada Scavenger Hunt!

(All Ages)
Date: Thursday, August 3rd @ 10am
Registration: not required
Meet at NGPL and walk, explore, learn and discover!