March Break 2018

Registration starts on Tuesday February 27th at 9:30 am! Call or visit your local branch or register online at https://registration.innisfillibrary.ca.

Special Guests

Early ON Presents: Stay, Play, and Learn

Ages 0-6 years. Free. No Registration Required.

This program offers a variety of age appropriate toys and equipment that promotes interactive learning, early literacy, and school readiness. Creative circle time and gross motor activities are available to promote positive, meaningful and fun experiences with your child while further developing their brain wiring. For more information check out: https://www.simcoecommunityservices.ca/earlyon-child-family-centres/

Lakeshore: Wednesday March 14 and Thursday March 15, 9:30-12:30pm, 1:30-4:30pm 

 

Stunt Ventriloquist Tim Holland

All Ages. $4 per person. Registration Required.

Prepare to be amazed! Master Ventriloquist Tim Holland attempts death defying stunts while arguing with himself! You can try to see if his lips are moving, but you'll probably miss something funny or amazing. The zany characters Tim brings to life always steal the show.

Lakeshore: Thursday March 15, 1:00-2:00pm 
Cookstown: Thursday March 15, 3:00-4:00pm 

 

 

The Hero Club

All Ages. $2 per person. Registration Required.

Honesty, Empathy, Respect, and Optimism: these are the character traits necessary for children to develop into caring positive young people. Get ready to dance, sing, play, and chose to care.

Lakeshore: Tuesday March 13, 10:30-11:30am

 

Save That Species

Ages 4-12. $3 per person. Registration Required.

Do you have what it takes to get off the Species At-Risk List? Join the education team from the Nottawasaga Valley Conservation Authority to learn about the species at-risk in Ontario and how you can help them and have some fun trying to Save That Species.

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

 

Yoga Kidz

Ages 4-6 & 7-11. $2 per person. Registration Required.

Calling all young yogis! Whether you're new to Yoga or do it daily, join us for our favourite Yoga poses and some new group gestures. There will be music, Yoga, dancing, and even a craft, all while promoting togetherness, mindfulness, and self-awareness. Mats and props are provided, but be sure to wear comfy clothes.

Lakeshore: Class 1 (for ages 4-6) Friday March 16, 1:00-2:00pm
Lakeshore: Class 2 (for ages 7-11) Friday March 16, 2:30-3:30pm

 

All Ages

Drop In Storytime

All Ages. Free. No Registration Required.

Our weekly drop-in storytimes run year-round and are jam-packed with fun! Expect an hour of stories, songs, crafts, and playtime for the whole family. Come out and get to know the other families in your community while nuruture your child's love of books and reading. The 30 minute program is followed by 30 minutes of play time/parent social time. 

Cookstown: Wednesday March 14 and Friday March 16, 10:30-11:30am
Stroud: Wednesday March 14 and Friday March 16, 10:30-11:30am
Lakeshore: Friday March 16 and Saturday March 17, 10:30-11:30am

 

Crazy Connections (Drop In)

All Ages. Free. No Registration Required.

Like each piece in a puzzle, you make our community complete. Drop in to the Library to complete your piece of our community puzzle and meet some of the newest, smallest robots in our community: Ozobots! They'll be exploring the roads in your community.

Lakeshore: Wednesday March 14, 1:30-3:30pm

 

Ages 4-6

WeDo Animals

Ages 4-6. $2. Registration Required.

Who lives here? A cow? A snake? A fish? Using Lego WeDo 2.0, build different animals and then bring them to life in their own habitat using code! 

LakeshoreTuesday March 13, 1:30-3:00pm
Cookstown: Thursday March 15, 1:30-3:00pm
 

Total Gridlock

Ages 4-6. $2. Registration Required.

Join Blue Bot as we learn about grids and coordinates, and eventually find our way through total gridlock!

Cookstown: Tuesday March 13, 1:30-2:30pm
Lakeshore: Wednesday March 14, 4:30-5:30pm 

 

Kindness Rocks!

Ages 4-6. $2. Registration Required.

Express your creativity and show your friends and family how much you care. We'll be crafting up all sorts of ways to share love and trying some cool experiments too!

Stroud: Tuesday March 13, 10:30-11:30am
Lakeshore: Thursday March 15, 10:30-11:30am

 

Splatter Art

Ages 4-6. $3. Registration Required.

Release your inner artist! Use different tools and techniques to create a unique piece of art.

Lakeshore: Wednesday March 14, 10:30-11:30m

 

Laser Cut Door Hangers

Ages 4-6. $3. Registration Required.

Looking for a unique decoration for your door? Why not make it yourself! Create a customer door hanger using the laser cutter. 

Lakeshore: Tuesday March 13, 4:30-5:30pm 
Cookstown: Thursday March 15, 6:30-7:30pm
 

Ages 7-9

WeDo Inventors 

Ages 7-9. $2. Registration Required.

Attention inventors, we need your skills! Explore renewable energy sources and build the next great machine to save the world. Elon Musk will be interviewing you before you know it! 

Lakeshore: Tuesday March 13, 4:30-6:00pm 
Cookstown: Wednesday March 14, 1:30-3:00pm
 

Spinning with Sphero

Ages 7-9. $2. Registration Required.

The future is code and Sphero is our guide! Test the limits of your creativity and bring coding to life with our favourite robot.

Stroud: Wednesday March 14, 1:30-2:30pm
Lakeshore: Thursday March 15, 4:30-5:30pm
Cookstown: Friday March 16, 3:30-4:30pm

 

Library Lockdown 2.0

Ages 7-9. $2. Registration Required.

Time is ticking, so you must keep thinking! Get locked in the Library and see if you have what it takes to escape: work with your team to solve every puzzle, crack every code, and defeat every obstacle! See you on the other side!

Lakeshore: Tuesday March 13, 6:30-7:30pm

 

Decorate Your Own Book Bag

Ages 7-9. $4. Registration Required.

Set your creativity free! Use heat transfer vinyl and our new Cricut machine to personalize your own canvas library bag. 

Cookstown: Friday March 16, 1:30-3:00pm
Stroud: Friday March 16, 1:30-3:00pm
Lakeshore: Saturday March 17, 1:30-3:00pm 

 

Laser Cut Piggy Banks

Ages 7-9. $4. Registration Required.

Design your won piggy bank and save your pennies in style!

Lakeshore: Friday March 16, 1:30-3:00pm

 

3D Printed Mini Planters 

Ages 7-9. $4. Registration Required.

Join us for an introduction to 3D printing and design your own 3D printed mini planter!

Cookstown: Tuesday March 13, 4:30-5:30pm

 

Ages 7 and older

Minecraft Heroes

Ages 7+. $2. Registration Required.

The heat is turning up. Way up. And we need your help! The countdown is on to save civilization as hot lava flows and torrential floods threaten to destroy everything. Bring your building skills and prepare to become a global hero!

Lakeshore: Wednesday March 14, 10:30-11:30am
Cookstown: Thursday March 15, 4:30-5:30pm
Stroud: Thursday March 15, 4:30-5:30pm

 

Smart Cars: EV3 Edition

Ages 8-12. $2. Registration Required.

Get set for a crash course in Lego robotics and coding! We're building smart cars using Lego Mindstorms EV3 Kits and coding them to navigate a race track. Come and learn with us!

Cookstown: Tuesday March 13, 6:00-8:00pm
Lakeshore: Wednesday March 14, 6:30-8:30pm
Stroud: Thursday March 15, 1:30-3:30pm

 

Storytelling with Ozobots

Ages 9+. $3. Registration Required.

Meet the Ozobots! Code these miniature robots to travel and race along a colour coded story.

Lakeshore: Thursday March 15, 6:30-7:30pm

 

Laser Cut 3D Models

Ages 9+. $5. Registration Required.

Create a customer 3D wooden model using the laser cutter! Put your building skills to the test as you assemble your work.

Cookstown: Wednesday March 14, 6:30-7:45pm

 

Lakeshore

967 Innisfil Beach Road
Innisfil, ON L9S 1V3

Churchill

2282 4th Line
Innisfil, ON, L0L 1K0

Cookstown

20 Church Street
Cookstown, ON L0L 1L0

Stroud

7883 Yonge Street
Innisfil, ON L9S 1K8