Programs & Events for Kids

Registration for TD Summer Reading Programs is now open!   Click here to register.

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:

Twinkle Little Stars

Date: Mondays* June 25th to August  20th @ 10-11am
Registration: Required
For Babies to 1 year.  One hour of stories, songs, rhymes and social time!*no class July 2 or Aug 6th.
Limit 15 children

Willow & Rose Painting Workshop*

Date: Wednesday,  August  15th @ 1pm
Registration: Required
Walk to Hustle & Heart Studio @ 10 Prescott St to complete a lovely project!  *small fee will apply.  TBA

Register at Front Desk – Program Space is Limited

Sarah’s Circle

Date: Mondays* June 25th to August 20th @ 11am
Registration: Not required, Please pick up your numbered ticket at the front desk

Our popular preschool program continues with songs, stories and activities.
An early literacy program for children and their caregivers/parents.
For children ages 0-5.
Limit 20 children
*No session Monday, July 2 or August 6th

Friday Fun Days

Date: Friday’s, June 29th to August 4th,  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.
For ages 0-5.
Limit 20 children


Drop In – No Registration Required

Out &About Summer Reading Activity Series

Meet Library Sue at different locations throughout our Community with books, puppets, games and of course, the parachute!

Tuesday July 3  9:30 – 11 -Riverside Park

Thursday July 12 1-2:30 -Equinelle splash pad ( we will bring the freezies)

Tuesday July 17 10-11 am  –South Gower Park, and obstacle course

Wednesday July 25 9:30-11 am -Riverside Park

Wednesday August 8 1-2:30 -Equinelle splash pad

Tuesday August 14 10 am -Story walk , meet at Settler’s Grant trail

Stay and Play Series

Drop in to NGPL and enjoy fun activities all summer long!

Thursday July 5th 10 to 11 am.
Stay and Play, puzzles, toys and Thomas the Train are all out for play!

Tuesday July 10th  10 -11:30  All ages Open Lego Build morning.

Monday July 16th  1 – 3pm ages 4+
Open craft afternoon. Drop in to make and a take a variety of fun crafts varying in difficulty and skill level. While supplies last.

Tuesday July 17th 1 – 2 pm.  Ages 6+  Collection show and Share 
Do you have a cool collection to share?!  Pokémon cards , dolls, stamps etc. We want to see it! Card trading in a safe environment.

Tuesday July 24th  10 – 12pm
Candy Bar Bingo  10 to 11 (we will have a variety of bingo games)
Stay and Play 11 to 12 Your favourite toys, puzzles trains, etc. will be out for free play.

Tuesday August 7th  10:30am – 1pm
Lee sings for Kids!
Recording artist Lee Serviss will be entertaining us with his songs!
Stay, Play and picnic afterwards from 11:30 to 1pm.
All your favourite toys and games will be out! Bring your lunch.

Tuesday  August 21st  10 -11:30  All ages,   Open Lego Build morning.

Sam’s 3rd Annual Fishing Derby & BBQ

Date: Saturday, August 18th @ 10am
Registration: not required

Join us at the dock behind Salamanders for some catch and release fishing fun followed by a BBQ @ 11:30 on the patio @ NGPL.

More details to follow.
All ages!

Bedtime Story Hour

Date: Tuesday,   June 19th, July 17th & August 21st.  6:30-7:30pm.
Registration: not required

Come to the Library dressed in your PJ’s and bring a favourite stuffed toy for an hour of stories and a cool treat!