March Break Madness

Schools are closed but we are not! Registration for March Break programs beings February 27. Space is limited.

Register online or in-person at the location you'd like to attend. *Maximum of two programs per child.

Saturday March 10,
11:00 am

Main Library: Bandura Fireside Lounge

*First come-first served as space is limited.

Care of Magical Creatures

For children 4-12 years of age.

Calling all Harry Potter fans! (brought to you by Little Rays Centre and Animal Ambassadors). We solemnly swear that witches, wizards and muggles will love the Care of Magical Creatures program. 

Featuring 8-10 fantastic beasts, we will explore the magic and non-magic origins, habitats and features of a variety of animals.

Monday March 12, 10:30 am
(90 minutes)

Main Library

Good Clean Fun

For children 7-12 years of age. 

Fun with soap and water? You'll be amazed when you make fireworks in a cup, explore surface tension and make your own soapy work of art. Explore millions of bubbles and make your own bath bombs to take home!

*Allergy alert: This workshop contains milk.


Monday March 12, 6:45pm (approximately 45 minutes)

Main Library

Canada's Famous Bubbleology Show

Children 3-12 years of age are invited to join Miss T. Bubble Queen for "Canada's Famous Bubbleology Show" (as seen on BT Canada, Treehouse, CBC Kids, TVO Kids, CTV, The Wiggles stage, and more).

Guests will be astounded and intrigued with the science of bubbles. Jaws will drop as you enjoy the "Bubble Carousel", an erupting bubble volcano, flaming bubbles, a 3-D bubble cube, people inside bubbles, and so much more!

Tuesday March 13,
10:00 am -12:00 pm.

Main Library

Drop-in, *While supplies last

Captain Underpants Party

For children 5-12 years of age. 

Calling all Dav Pilkey Fans! Join us to celebrate the bestselling "Captain Underpants" series!

Enjoy crafts, games, activities, prizes and a scavenger hunt. You will also have a chance to meet, and take photos with Captain Underpants himself!

This will be an event like no other! Tra La La!

Tuesday March 13, 10:30 am
(Approximately 90 minutes)

Beaty Branch

Obey Newton

For children 7-12 years of age.

Sir Issac Newton was one smart dude. Explore Newton's Laws of Motion as you learn how everything around us moves in some way but also like to stay put.  Did you know actions always produce a reaction? Race a water-drop to the finish line and discover the effects of gravity on your very own Tumble Bunny!

Wednesday March 14, 2:00-4:00 pm


Main Library

Step Into A Story @ Main

All Ages

Let the magic of green screen technology transport you into the worlds of Harry Potter, Elephant and Piggie, Sherlock and more!

Come get your photo taken and receive the digital file of your magical story.

Wednesday March 14, 10:30 am
(Approximately 90 minutes)

Beaty Branch

Please play with your food

For children 7-12 years of age.

Learning chemistry is fun when it's all about food! Make elephant toothpaste from kitchen chemicals. Explore solubility while experimenting with sweet treats. Create art using chemistry and watch it explode! Have fun making a suspension you can mold.

*Allergy Alert: This program will use food colouring, yeast, peroxide, dish soap, Jell-O powder, Skittles, citric acid, sugar, liquid food flavouring, vinegar, baking soda,flour, vegetable oil, cabbage water/grape juice and Kool-Aid.

Thursday March 15, 2:00-4:00 pm

Main Library


Imagination Seuss-a-bration

For children 5-12 years of age.

It's no secret that Dr. Seuss had an amazing imagination! Join us as we celebrate our own imaginations and harness some of his creativity!

Enjoy activities, crafts, prizes, and so much more.  *While supplies last.

Friday March 16, 10:15 am-12:15 pm
or 2:15-4:15 pm

Beaty Branch

*Please register for one class.

Amusement Rides with LEGO ® and LEGO® WeDo 2.0

For children 6-9 years of age.

Amusement rides are lots of fun, but do you know how they work? Join us as we explore different types of amusement rides and what makes them move.  In pairs, children will create  an amusement ride and program it using LEGO® WeDo 2.0.