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FEB
23

Rhyme Time

Posted on ago

Rhyme Time Rhyme Time is back at the Library on Thursdays from 10:30 to 12:00.
FEB
23

Kids Connection

Posted on ago

Kids Connection Kids Connection will be starting a six week session on February 20th, Wednesdays from 10:30 to 12:00.   
NOV
16

Movie: Muppet Treasure Island

Posted on ago

We will have a showing of Muppet Treasure Island On Thursday Nov. 18 between 6:00 and 8:00 p.m. The cost will be $2 per child or $5 per family, and a snack will be provided.  Children under 5 must be accompanied by an adult or older sibling.
MAY
10

2010 Great Kids Award

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Do you know a child between the ages of 5 and 18 who is determined, generous, courageous and compassionate, and who shows a strong spirit? Nominate them for a Great Kids Award, sponsored by the Government of Alberta. Please visit greatkids.alberta.ca for more information, including the nomination form. Entry deadline is June 14, 2010.   More...
NOV
28

Time again for the Mathieu Da Costa Challenge

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The annual Matheu Da Costa Challenge is sponsored by Canada's Department of Citizenship and Immigration, and is designed to encourage children and youth to create works of art or language that express Canadian values, diversity and multiculturalism. This year's grand prize is a trip to Ottawa, and other prizes are available. See their website for many more details, including who Mathieu Da Costa was! More...
OCT
27

Munsch at Home

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ABC CANADA Literacy Foundation recently launched the annual Munsch at Home Contest, a fun contest where families get to write a creative story together in hopes of winning a private home visit from Robert Munsch! But that's not all;the winning family will also get to choose a local library, school or literacy group to receive a public reading by Mr. Munsch. The contest runs until December 11 and is open to all Canadian families. The Munsch at Home Contest runs in celebration of Family Lit... More...
OCT
27

Children's Halloween Party

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  Don't forget to bring your preschoolers to our Children's Halloween Party led by balloon artist and puppeteer Deseri Adrian on Friday, October 30th at 10:30 am. Cost is $1 per child or $2 per family, and feel free to dress up!
SEP
03

Summer Reading Program Wraps Up

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Thanks to all our junior detectives who did a fantastic job of reading and solving our 'mini mysteries' in this year's Sunbeam Summer Reading Program. Thirteen kids read 160 books! And thanks to our local Subway, Lakeland College, and the Yaceyko family for donating some great prizes. See you all next year!
AUG
20

Hockey Draft Night

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Gather your friends for our first-ever evening of hockey-mania on Thursday, September 24th at 6:30 pm! Impress your friends by picking the best team of NHLers. We'll be using a box draft format, along with a few "wild cards". Please phone or email us to register. There is a $5 charge which will go towards prizes and refreshments.
JUL
23

What a Fun Day!

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The Brian Lehr magic show was a big hit! Over 120 adults and children laughed, learned and were amazed as Brian dazzled them with fire, talking whiteboards, levitation amd more. We are very grateful to Northern Lights Library System for allowing us to showcase this talented magician, and for everyone who came out to enjoy the show. What a great summer event to kick-off "Fair Week" in Vermilion. More...