Programs & Events for Kids

Registration for TD Summer Reading Programming “Twinkle Little Stars” is now open.   Click here to register!

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* July 8 – August 19 10-11 am. 
Registration: Required
Babies 0-12 months with parent or caregiver
Limit of 15 babies per class.
Rhyming, singing, lots of action songs and age-appropriate activities.
*no class on Monday, Aug 5

Register at Front Desk – Program Space is Limited

Summer Sun Circle

Date: Mondays*, July 8 – Aug 19 11am-12pm
Registration: not required. Please pick up your numbered ticket at the front desk

Our popular preschool program with songs, stories and activities.
An early literacy program for children and their caregivers/parents.
For children ages 0-6.
Limit 20 children  *no class on Monday, Aug 5

Friday Fun Days

Date: Fridays*, July 5 – Aug 23,  10 – 11am
Registration: not required. Please pick up your numbered ticket at the front desk

Join Library Sue for our popular drop in story time. This program is a family event and children must participate with parent or caregiver.
For ages 0-6.
Limit 20 children



Drop In – No Registration Required

Stay, Play, Learn and Grow @ your Library

Date: Tuesday July 9, July 23, Aug 13 and Aug 20. 10am-11:30pm
Registration: not required. 

The program room will be full of games, puzzles, toys, blocks and trains for us to learn, grow and explore together.
All ages welcome.

Pop Up Library!

Out and About with Library Sue
Tuesday July 2 @ 9:30am Riverside Park
Thursday July 4th@ 1-2:30pm Equinelle splash pad
Tuesday July 16th @ 10am “I Spy” Olde town Kemptville walk (meet at NGPL)
Tuesday July 30 @ 10am South Gower Park
Tuesday August 6th @ 10:30 am Curry Park (bring your fishing rod!)
Thursday August 15th @ 1-2:30pm Equinelle splash pad

Spring Stroll 
Date: Monday, May 13  @ 4pm
not required 
Join Library Sue at the Settler’s Grant Trail Head.  Bring your bike or walk this scenic trail and enjoy a fresh new season.
Everyone Welcome!

Lego Build
Date: Wednesday, July 24 & Aug 7  @ 1-2:30pm
not required 
Have a fun-filled afternoon of creation and imagination.  All ages welcome.

Maker Spaces – Tote Bag
Date: Monday, July 15  @ 1-2:30pm
not required 
Make a recycled tote bag and a summer memory journal.  Ages 6+

Maker Spaces – Beading
Date: Tuesday, Aug 13  @ 1-2:30pm
not required 
The bead shop is open!  Come and create!  Ages 6+

Bedtime Story Hour

Date: Tuesday, May 21, June, 18, July 16, Aug 20  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 bedtime snack!

Sam’s Fishing Derby

Date: Saturday, June 22 10am
Registration: not required

Join us at Salamander’s dock for our 4th annual catch and release derby.  BBQ to follow at NGPL patio.  Bring your fishing rods and we’ll supply the worms!
More details to follow! All ages welcome.

Reptile Rainforest

Date: Tuesday, July 9, 1:30pm
Registration: not required

Darren brings his rainforest friends to visit the library and offers a unique opportunity for you to get up close and personal with various creatures!

STEAM Challenge

Date: Monday, July 22, 1pm
Registration: not required

Join us for a variety of STEAM challenge activities!
Ages 7+