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Books and Beans: Pride Week Edition

2019-06-12 18:00:00 2019-06-12 20:00:00 America/New_York Books and Beans: Pride Week Edition Central Branch

Wednesday, June 12
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-06-12 18:00:00 2019-06-12 20:00:00 America/New_York Books and Beans: Pride Week Edition Join us for a special Pride Week edition of our caffeinated book discussion mixer - coffee, tea, and friendly discussion about great LGBTQ+ literature, movies, and more! Central Branch

Central Branch

Meeting Room 1

Join us for a special Pride Week edition of our caffeinated book discussion mixer - coffee, tea, and friendly discussion about great LGBTQ+ literature, movies, and more!

This is a drop in event. Admission will be on a first-come, first-served basis.

AGE GROUP: | Teens | Senior | New Adult | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Interests & Lifelong Learning | Arts & Entertainment |

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Central Branch

Phone: 613-549-8888

Hours
Mon, Jun 24 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jun 25 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jun 26 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jun 27 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jun 28 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jun 29 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jun 30 Closed

About the library

Upcoming branch events

Mon, Jul 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles. Parents and caregivers will learn, and practise, fun and simple ways to incorporate early literacy skills in the home.

Mon, Jul 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For children of all ages. KFPL's own puppeteers will perform two puppet shows: The Fox and the Grapes and Rhinos for Lunch and Elephants for Supper. This event requires free tickets.

Mon, Jul 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
Sydenham Branch
For children of all ages. Come build and explore with our LEGO & DUPLO. All materials are provided.

Mon, Jul 29, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Fill a bag of anything with a blue dot for only $5. All other books and DVDs are buy one, get one free! Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Mon, Jul 29, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For children of all ages. An updated version of the Disney original. Rated PG.

Mon, Jul 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For children of all ages. KFPL's own puppeteers will perform two puppet shows: The Fox and the Grapes and Rhinos for Lunch and Elephants for Supper. This event requires free tickets.

Mon, Jul 29, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Gather Space
For ages 6-9, along with a participating adult. Join the STEM Punk movement! Discover new books, play with new technology, and explore new ideas in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Registration opens Saturday, June 29 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Jul 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Central Branch - Meeting Room 1
For children of all ages. KFPL's own puppeteers will perform two puppet shows: The Fox and the Grapes and Rhinos for Lunch and Elephants for Supper. This event requires free tickets.

Tue, Jul 30, 10:15am - 10:45am
Pittsburgh Branch
For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles. Parents and caregivers will learn, and practise, fun and simple ways to incorporate early literacy skills in the home.

Tue, Jul 30, 10:30am - 11:15am
In the Community - Dunham Park
For children of all ages. Bring a blanket and sunscreen and join us for stories, songs and plenty of fun. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook and log the books we read!

Tue, Jul 30, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Fill a bag of anything with a blue dot for only $5. All other books and DVDs are buy one, get one free! Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Tue, Jul 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Pittsburgh Branch
For children of all ages. KFPL's own puppeteers will perform two puppet shows: The Fox and the Grapes and Rhinos for Lunch and Elephants for Supper. This event requires free tickets.

Tue, Jul 30, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Gates Room
For ages 10 to 18. Learn the languages of the future and develop your coding skills by developing web pages, apps and games in a fun and mentoring club environment.
Registration opens Saturday, June 29 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Jul 31, 10:30am - 11:15am
In the Community - McCallum Park
For children of all ages. Bring a blanket and sunscreen and join us for stories, songs and plenty of fun. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook and log the books we read!

Wed, Jul 31, 11:00am - 11:45am
In the Community - Wolfe Island Community Garden
For children of all ages. KFPL's own puppeteers will perform two puppet shows: The Fox and the Grapes and Rhinos for Lunch and Elephants for Supper.

Wed, Jul 31, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Fill a bag of anything with a blue dot for only $5. All other books and DVDs are buy one, get one free! Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Wed, Jul 31, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Create Space
For all ages. Bring your family and friends and strike a pose in front of our new green screen. See yourself in ways you never imagined!

Wed, Jul 31, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For children of all ages. Come build and explore with our LEGO & DUPLO. All materials are provided.

Thu, Aug 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For children of all ages. KFPL's own puppeteers will perform two puppet shows: The Fox and the Grapes and Rhinos for Lunch and Elephants for Supper. This event requires free tickets.

Thu, Aug 01, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Thu, Aug 01, 10:15am - 10:45am
Pittsburgh Branch
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
In the Community - Shannon Park
For children of all ages. Meet up with library staff for this fun and splashy outdoor storytime. Afterwards, beat the heat and enjoy the splash pad! Don't forget your swimsuit, hat and sunscreen.

Thu, Aug 01, 10:30am - 11:15am
In the Community - City Park
For children of all ages. Bring a blanket and sunscreen and join us for stories, songs and plenty of fun. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook and log the books we read!

Thu, Aug 01, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Sydenham Branch - Community Room
For children of all ages. KFPL's own puppeteers will perform two puppet shows: The Fox and the Grapes and Rhinos for Lunch and Elephants for Supper. This event requires free tickets.

Thu, Aug 01, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For ages 9-12. Create your own Nature Suncatcher. Enjoy nature indoors all year round! Drop in while supplies last.

Fri, Aug 02, 9:00am - 11:00am
Central Branch - Meeting Room 2
Meeting of the Central Branch Renovation Committee.

Fri, Aug 02, 10:00am - 10:45am
In the Community - Lions Civic Gardens
For ages 5 and up. The Players come across a strange object they call a "Thing" and have to figure out what it does. Join us in the Lions Civic Gardens, indoors with tickets in case of rain/heat.

Fri, Aug 02, 10:30am - 11:15am
Sydenham Branch
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

Fri, Aug 02, 11:00am - 11:45am
Rideau Heights Branch - Rooms
For toddlers and their families. Join us for fun, hands-on activities that explore STEM concepts to spark wonder, creativity and discovery. Try something new each week!

Fri, Aug 02, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Fri, Aug 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
Rated PG. Lego friends back for more adventure, action in fun sequel.

Sat, Aug 03, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Sat, Aug 03, 10:30am - 11:15am
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

Canceled
Mon, Aug 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Sydenham Branch
For children of all ages. Come build and explore with our LEGO & DUPLO. All materials are provided.

Canceled
Mon, Aug 05, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Central Branch
For ages 6-9, along with a participating adult. Join the STEM Punk movement! Discover new books, play with new technology, and explore new ideas in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Tue, Aug 06, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Tue, Aug 06, 10:15am - 10:45am
Pittsburgh Branch
For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles. Parents and caregivers will learn, and practise, fun and simple ways to incorporate early literacy skills in the home.

Tue, Aug 06, 10:30am - 11:15am
In the Community - Dunham Park
For children of all ages. Bring a blanket and sunscreen and join us for stories, songs and plenty of fun. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook and log the books we read!

Canceled
Tue, Aug 06, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Calvin Park Branch
Book Club

Tue, Aug 06, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Gather Space
For Grades 1 through 3. Teen volunteers and library staff provide one-on-one reading support and fun literacy activities for new readers . Kids can sign up for the entire week or individual day(s).
Registration opens Saturday, July 27 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Aug 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For ages 9-13. Bring your imagination and we will supply everything else! 
Registration opens Saturday, July 27 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Aug 06, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Gates Room
For ages 10 to 18. Learn the languages of the future and develop your coding skills by developing web pages, apps and games in a fun and mentoring club environment.
Registration opens Saturday, June 29 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Aug 07, 10:30am - 11:15am
In the Community - McCallum Park
For children of all ages. Bring a blanket and sunscreen and join us for stories, songs and plenty of fun. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook and log the books we read!

Wed, Aug 07, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Wed, Aug 07, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Gather Space
For Grades 1 through 3. Teen volunteers and library staff provide one-on-one reading support and fun literacy activities for new readers . Kids can sign up for the entire week or individual day(s).
Registration opens Saturday, July 27 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Aug 07, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For children of all ages. KFPL's own programmers will be performing fun and interactive children's songs on the ukulele.

Wed, Aug 07, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For children of all ages. Come build and explore with our LEGO & DUPLO. All materials are provided.

Thu, Aug 08, 10:00am - 10:45am
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For ages 6 and up. Long and McQuade Instrument Petting Zoo includes horns, trumpets, drums and guitars.
Registration opens Saturday, July 27 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Aug 08, 10:00am - 10:45am
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Gather Space
For ages 3 and up. Have a mini crafter in your family? Come on out and create a handmade greeting card that they can use to give away or keep for themselves! All supplies will be provided.
Registration opens Saturday, July 27 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Aug 08, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Thu, Aug 08, 10:15am - 10:45am
Pittsburgh Branch
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
In the Community - Shannon Park
For children of all ages. Meet up with library staff for this fun and splashy outdoor storytime. Afterwards, beat the heat and enjoy the splash pad! Don't forget your swimsuit, hat and sunscreen.

Thu, Aug 08, 10:30am - 11:15am
In the Community - City Park
For children of all ages. Bring a blanket and sunscreen and join us for stories, songs and plenty of fun. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook and log the books we read!

Thu, Aug 08, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Create Space
Create a handmade greeting card that you can give away or keep for yourself! This class is perfect for beginner stampers. All supplies will be provided.
Registration opens Saturday, July 27 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Aug 08, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Gather Space
For Grades 1 through 3. Teen volunteers and library staff provide one-on-one reading support and fun literacy activities for new readers . Kids can sign up for the entire week or individual day(s).
Registration opens Saturday, July 27 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Aug 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For ages 9-12. Create your own piggy bank to save for a rainy day! Drop in while supplies last.

Fri, Aug 09, 10:30am - 11:15am
Sydenham Branch
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

Fri, Aug 09, 11:00am - 11:45am
Rideau Heights Branch - Rooms
For toddlers and their families. Join us for fun, hands-on activities that explore STEM concepts to spark wonder, creativity and discovery. Try something new each week!

Fri, Aug 09, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Fri, Aug 09, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Gather Space
For Grades 1 through 3. Teen volunteers and library staff provide one-on-one reading support and fun literacy activities for new readers . Kids can sign up for the entire week or individual day(s).
Registration opens Saturday, July 27 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Aug 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
Rated PG. A band of kids embark on an epic quest to thwart a medieval menace. A modernized twist on the Arthurian legend of the sword in the stone.

Sat, Aug 10, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Sat, Aug 10, 10:30am - 11:15am
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

Sat, Aug 10, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space
Travel back to a nobler time with artist Cheryl Pelow as she teaches you the formation and layout of medieval calligraphy and decorative capitals. All supplies provided.
Registration opens Saturday, July 27 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Aug 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles. Parents and caregivers will learn, and practise, fun and simple ways to incorporate early literacy skills in the home.

Mon, Aug 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Sydenham Branch
For children of all ages. Come build and explore with our LEGO & DUPLO. All materials are provided.

Mon, Aug 12, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Mon, Aug 12, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Calvin Park Branch - Room B
Book Club

Mon, Aug 12, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Gather Space
For ages 6-9, along with a participating adult. Join the STEM Punk movement! Discover new books, play with new technology, and explore new ideas in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Registration opens Saturday, June 29 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Aug 13, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Tue, Aug 13, 10:30am - 11:15am
In the Community - Dunham Park
For children of all ages. Bring a blanket and sunscreen and join us for stories, songs and plenty of fun. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook and log the books we read!

Tue, Aug 13, 10:30am - 11:15am
Pittsburgh Branch
For children of all ages. Local band Panaché will offer a bilingual mixture of traditional children’s songs with some original material. Join us outside on the lawn, indoors in case of rain or heat.

Tue, Aug 13, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
Many people dream of traveling the world and writing tantalizing tales of their adventures. But there’s more to travel writing than just providing an account of where you’ve been and what you’ve seen.
Registration opens Saturday, August 3 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Aug 13, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Gates Room
For ages 10 to 18. Learn the languages of the future and develop your coding skills by developing web pages, apps and games in a fun and mentoring club environment.
Registration opens Saturday, June 29 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Aug 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For ages 9-13. Bring your imagination and we will supply everything else! 
Registration opens Saturday, July 27 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Aug 14, 10:30am - 11:15am
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For children of all ages. TEAM T&J take kids' interactive music and entertainment to incredible heights with a high-energy, super powered concert! This event requires free tickets.

Wed, Aug 14, 10:30am - 11:15am
In the Community - McCallum Park
For children of all ages. Bring a blanket and sunscreen and join us for stories, songs and plenty of fun. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook and log the books we read!

Wed, Aug 14, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Wed, Aug 14, 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Central Branch - Meeting Room 1
For children of all ages. TEAM T&J take kids interactive music and entertainment to incredible heights with a high-energy, super powered concert! This event requires free tickets.

Wed, Aug 14, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
Bring your family and friends and strike a pose in front of our new green screen. See yourself in ways you never imagined! 

Wed, Aug 14, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Central Branch - Meeting Room 3
Monthly meeting of KFPL's New Adult Advisory Board (NAAB).

Thu, Aug 15, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Thu, Aug 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
In the Community - Shannon Park
For children of all ages. Meet up with library staff for this fun and splashy outdoor storytime. Afterwards, beat the heat and enjoy the splash pad! Don't forget your swimsuit, hat and sunscreen.

Thu, Aug 15, 10:30am - 11:15am
In the Community - City Park
For children of all ages. Bring a blanket and sunscreen and join us for stories, songs and plenty of fun. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook and log the books we read!

Thu, Aug 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For ages 9-12. Design your own work of art with old crayons. Drop in while supplies last.

Fri, Aug 16, 9:00am - 11:00am
Central Branch - Meeting Room 2
Meeting of the Central Branch Renovation Committee.

Fri, Aug 16, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Fri, Aug 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
Rated PG. Imaginative but intense adventure deals with worry and fear.

Sat, Aug 17, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Sat, Aug 17, 10:30am - 11:15am
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

Mon, Aug 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles. Parents and caregivers will learn, and practise, fun and simple ways to incorporate early literacy skills in the home.

Mon, Aug 19, 10:30am - 11:15am
In the Community - Max Jackson Memorial Park
For children of all ages. KFPL's own puppeteers will perform two puppet shows: The Lion and the Mouse & The Magic Bojabi Tree.

Mon, Aug 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Sydenham Branch
For children of all ages. Come build and explore with our LEGO & DUPLO. All materials are provided.

Mon, Aug 19, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Mon, Aug 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Rideau Heights Branch - Rooms
For children of all ages. KFPL's own puppeteers will perform two puppet shows: The Lion and the Mouse & The Magic Bojabi Tree.

Mon, Aug 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Gather Space
For ages 6-9, along with a participating adult. Join the STEM Punk movement! Discover new books, play with new technology, and explore new ideas in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Registration opens Saturday, June 29 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Aug 20, 10:30am - 11:15am
In the Community - Dunham Park
For children of all ages. Bring a blanket and sunscreen and join us for stories, songs and plenty of fun. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook and log the books we read!

Tue, Aug 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For children of all ages. KFPL's own puppeteers will perform two puppet shows: The Lion and the Mouse & The Magic Bojabi Tree. This event requires free tickets.

Tue, Aug 20, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Tue, Aug 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space
All ages. KFPL's own puppeteers will perform two puppet shows: Il n'y a pas de dragon dans cette histoire and Rends-moi mon livre.

Tue, Aug 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For ages 9 to 13. Bring your imagination and we will supply everything else!
Registration opens Saturday, July 27 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Aug 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For children of all ages. KFPL's own puppeteers will perform two puppet shows: The Lion and the Mouse & The Magic Bojabi Tree. This event requires free tickets.

Wed, Aug 21, 10:30am - 11:15am
In the Community - McCallum Park
For children of all ages. Bring a blanket and sunscreen and join us for stories, songs and plenty of fun. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook and log the books we read!

Wed, Aug 21, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Wed, Aug 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For children of all ages. KFPL's own puppeteers will perform two puppet shows: The Lion and the Mouse & The Magic Bojabi Tree. This event requires free tickets.

Thu, Aug 22, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Thu, Aug 22, 10:30am - 11:15am
In the Community - City Park
For children of all ages. Bring a blanket and sunscreen and join us for stories, songs and plenty of fun. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook and log the books we read!

Thu, Aug 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Sharbot Lake Branch
For children of all ages. KFPL's own puppeteers will perform two puppet shows: The Lion and the Mouse & The Magic Bojabi Tree.

Thu, Aug 22, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Calvin Park Branch - Room B
Book Club

Fri, Aug 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Central Branch - Meeting Room 1
A special event for children who have completed their TD Summer Reading Club booklet and/or reached their summer reading goals! Enjoy an exclusive magical performance by WonderPhil and more.
Registration opens Saturday, August 10 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Aug 23, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Fri, Aug 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Sydenham Branch
A special event for children who have completed their TD Summer Reading Club booklet and/or reached their summer reading goals! Enjoy an exclusive magical performance by WonderPhil and more.
Registration opens Saturday, August 10 2019 at 9:00am

Sat, Aug 24, 10:00am - 2:00pm
In the Community - Lake Ontario Park
Grab your teddy bear, pack a picnic and come find us at the annual Teddy Bear Picnic. Bouncy castles, crafts, music and more. Join us for storytime and collect your TD Summer Reading Club stamp!

Sat, Aug 24, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Sat, Aug 24, 10:30am - 11:15am
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

Mon, Aug 26, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Tue, Aug 27, 10:30am - 11:15am
In the Community - Dunham Park
For children of all ages. Bring a blanket and sunscreen and join us for stories, songs and plenty of fun. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook and log the books we read!

Tue, Aug 27, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Wed, Aug 28, 10:00am - 9:00pm
Isabel Turner Branch
Featuring children's and teens' books.

Wed, Aug 28, 10:30am - 11:15am
In the Community - McCallum Park
For children of all ages. Bring a blanket and sunscreen and join us for stories, songs and plenty of fun. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook and log the books we read!

Wed, Aug 28, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Thu, Aug 29, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Isabel Turner Branch
Featuring children's and teens' books.

Thu, Aug 29, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Thu, Aug 29, 10:30am - 11:15am
In the Community - City Park
For children of all ages. Bring a blanket and sunscreen and join us for stories, songs and plenty of fun. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook and log the books we read!

Fri, Aug 30, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Isabel Turner Branch
Featuring children's and teens' books.

Fri, Aug 30, 9:00am - 11:00am
Central Branch - Meeting Room 2
Meeting of the Central Branch Renovation Committee.

Fri, Aug 30, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Sat, Aug 31, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Isabel Turner Branch
Featuring children's and teens' books.

Sat, Aug 31, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Central Branch
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Sat, Aug 31, 10:30am - 11:15am
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

Tue, Sep 03, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Calvin Park Branch - Room B
Book Club

Sat, Sep 07, 10:30am - 11:15am
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

Mon, Sep 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Mon, Sep 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
In the Community - Fairmount Home
Children three and under (with their caregivers) are encouraged to join us at the Fairmount Home for a special Intergenerational Storytime in their lobby.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Sep 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Rideau Heights Branch - Rooms
For children of all ages. Music, movement and more! Get ready to naturally develop language and early literacy skills through fun activities and hands-on play.

Mon, Sep 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Sydenham Branch
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Mon, Sep 09, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For ages 2 and up. Jump, skip, hop and more in this active program. Through play-based activities and interactive books, children will develop their physical confidence.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Sep 09, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Calvin Park Branch - Room B
Book Club

Mon, Sep 09, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Central Branch - Meeting Room 1
Rencontres entre les anglos et les francos après 50 ans de la loi sur les langues officielles. / A meeting between anglos and francos 50 years after the Official Languages Act. Register

Mon, Sep 09, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Rideau Heights Branch - Multipurpose Room
For ages 6-9, along with a participating adult. Join the STEM Punk movement! Discover new books, play with new technology, and explore new ideas in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Tue, Sep 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Tue, Sep 10, 10:15am - 10:45am
Pittsburgh Branch
For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles. Parents and caregivers will learn, and practise, fun and simple ways to incorporate early literacy skills in the home.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Sep 10, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Pittsburgh Branch
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Sep 10, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space
For ages 8 to 13. Make animated Claymation movies! Over three weeks, design and create clay figures and sets, and film stop-motion animated movies. Bring your story ideas. We will provide the rest!
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Sep 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles. Parents and caregivers will learn, and practise, fun and simple ways to incorporate early literacy skills in the home.

Wed, Sep 11, 10:15am - 10:45am
Pittsburgh Branch
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Sep 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Rideau Heights Branch - Rooms
For children of all ages. Music, movement and more! Get ready to naturally develop language and early literacy skills through fun activities and hands-on play.

Wed, Sep 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For ages 2 and up. Jump, skip, hop and more in this active program. Through play-based activities and interactive books, children will develop their physical confidence.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Sep 11, 11:15am - 11:45am
Pittsburgh Branch
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Sep 11, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For children of all ages. Come build and explore with our LEGO & DUPLO. All materials are provided.

Wed, Sep 11, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For children of all ages. Come build and explore with our LEGO & DUPLO. All materials are provided.

Wed, Sep 11, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Central Branch - Meeting Room 3
Monthly meeting of KFPL's New Adult Advisory Board (NAAB).

Thu, Sep 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Thu, Sep 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles. Parents and caregivers will learn, and practise, fun and simple ways to incorporate early literacy skills in the home.

Thu, Sep 12, 4:00pm - 4:40pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For ages 3 to 5. Explore and discover! Blending simple experiments with stories and songs, the program will introduce STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) concepts to young scientists.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Sep 12, 6:45pm - 7:30pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For ages 6-9, along with a participating adult. Join the STEM Punk movement! Discover new books, play with new technology, and explore new ideas in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Sep 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Gather Space
For ages 2 and up. Jump, skip, hop and more in this active program. Through play-based activities and interactive books, children will develop their physical confidence.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Sep 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Sydenham Branch
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

Sat, Sep 14, 10:30am - 11:15am
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

Sat, Sep 14, 10:30am - 11:15am
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

Sat, Sep 14, 10:30am - 11:15am
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

Mon, Sep 16, 10:00am - 10:30am
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Mon, Sep 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
In the Community - Fairmount Home
Children three and under (with their caregivers) are encouraged to join us at the Fairmount Home for a special Intergenerational Storytime in their lobby.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Sep 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Rideau Heights Branch - Rooms
For children of all ages. Music, movement and more! Get ready to naturally develop language and early literacy skills through fun activities and hands-on play.

Mon, Sep 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Sydenham Branch
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Mon, Sep 16, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For ages 2 and up. Jump, skip, hop and more in this active program. Through play-based activities and interactive books, children will develop their physical confidence.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Sep 16, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Rideau Heights Branch - Multipurpose Room
For ages 6-9, along with a participating adult. Join the STEM Punk movement! Discover new books, play with new technology, and explore new ideas in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Tue, Sep 17, 10:00am - 10:30am
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Tue, Sep 17, 10:15am - 10:45am
Pittsburgh Branch
For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles. Parents and caregivers will learn, and practise, fun and simple ways to incorporate early literacy skills in the home.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Sep 17, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Pittsburgh Branch
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Sep 17, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space
For ages 8 to 13. Make animated Claymation movies! Over three weeks, design and create clay figures and sets, and film stop-motion animated movies. Bring your story ideas. We will provide the rest!
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Sep 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
In honour of Science Literacy Week 2019, local conservationist Matt Ellerbeck highlights the threats faced by snake populations and explains how these might be mitigated.
Registration opens Saturday, September 7 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Sep 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles. Parents and caregivers will learn, and practise, fun and simple ways to incorporate early literacy skills in the home.

Wed, Sep 18, 10:15am - 10:45am
Pittsburgh Branch
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Sep 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Rideau Heights Branch - Rooms
For children of all ages. Music, movement and more! Get ready to naturally develop language and early literacy skills through fun activities and hands-on play.

Wed, Sep 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For ages 2 and up. Jump, skip, hop and more in this active program. Through play-based activities and interactive books, children will develop their physical confidence.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Sep 18, 11:15am - 11:45am
Pittsburgh Branch
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Sep 18, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Storrington Branch
Regular Board meeting 2019-07

Wed, Sep 18, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For children of all ages. Come build and explore with our LEGO & DUPLO. All materials are provided.

Wed, Sep 18, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For children of all ages. Come build and explore with our LEGO & DUPLO. All materials are provided.

Thu, Sep 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Thu, Sep 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles. Parents and caregivers will learn, and practise, fun and simple ways to incorporate early literacy skills in the home.

Thu, Sep 19, 4:00pm - 4:40pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For ages 3 to 5. Explore and discover! Blending simple experiments with stories and songs, the program will introduce STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) concepts to young scientists.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Sep 19, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Calvin Park Branch - Room B
Book Club

Thu, Sep 19, 6:45pm - 7:30pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For ages 6-9, along with a participating adult. Join the STEM Punk movement! Discover new books, play with new technology, and explore new ideas in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Sep 20, 10:00am - 10:30am
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Gather Space
For ages 2 and up. Jump, skip, hop and more in this active program. Through play-based activities and interactive books, children will develop their physical confidence.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Sep 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Sydenham Branch
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

Sat, Sep 21, 10:30am - 11:15am
Central Branch
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

Sat, Sep 21, 10:30am - 11:15am
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

Sat, Sep 21, 10:30am - 11:15am
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

Sat, Sep 21, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
In honour of Science Literacy Week 2019 and the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing amateur astronomer Frank Hitchens returns to KFPL to talk about the historic Apollo 11 mission.
Registration opens Saturday, September 7 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Sep 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Mon, Sep 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
In the Community - Fairmount Home
Children three and under (with their caregivers) are encouraged to join us at the Fairmount Home for a special Intergenerational Storytime in their lobby.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Sep 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Rideau Heights Branch - Rooms
For children of all ages. Music, movement and more! Get ready to naturally develop language and early literacy skills through fun activities and hands-on play.

Mon, Sep 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Sydenham Branch
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Mon, Sep 23, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Isabel Turner Branch - Cataraqui Room
For ages 2 and up. Jump, skip, hop and more in this active program. Through play-based activities and interactive books, children will develop their physical confidence.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Sep 23, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Rideau Heights Branch - Multipurpose Room
For ages 6-9, along with a participating adult. Join the STEM Punk movement! Discover new books, play with new technology, and explore new ideas in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Tue, Sep 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
Calvin Park Branch - The Friends of the Library Community Meeting Room
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Tue, Sep 24, 10:15am - 10:45am
Pittsburgh Branch
For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles. Parents and caregivers will learn, and practise, fun and simple ways to incorporate early literacy skills in the home.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Sep 24, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Pittsburgh Branch
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Sep 24, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Central Branch - Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space
For ages 8 to 13. Make animated Claymation movies! Over three weeks, design and create clay figures and sets, and film stop-motion animated movies. Bring your story ideas. We will provide the rest!
Registration opens Saturday, August 31 2019 at 9:00am