Tag Archives: Children

Discover Sphero with Virtual Ventures

We are thrilled to welcome back Carleton University’s Virtual Ventures back to our library again during March Break! In this program, we’ll play with some fascinating robots and complete a series of challenges! Registration is required. Recommended for ages 5-8. **This program has been made possible due to the generosity of Carleton University’s Virtual Ventures. Thank […]

Coding Safari with Virtual Ventures

We are thrilled to welcome back Carleton University’s Virtual Ventures back to our library again during March Break! In this program, we’ll embark on a creative coding adventure where young minds design and build their own mini games, while discovering the magic of coding concepts using Scratch Jr! Registration is required. Recommended for ages 5-8. […]

Melty Beads

Let’s make interesting pixelated designs in all kinds of colours. Add a key ring for your own unique trinket. Registration required. Recommended for ages 5+.

LEGO Robotics: Sumo-Bot Competition

Participants use LEGO Spike sets to build a robot, code it using Scratch, and then test and improve their creations. Each workshop consists of a challenge designed to teach students the concepts that make up basic robotics and mechanical engineering. Challenges are geared toward a student who has never programmed or built a robot before. […]

Family Movement Storytime

Join Crystal for a special stretchy storytime with crafts, games, and songs. Pick a spot and join the fun! For children of all ages and their parents/caregivers. This is a drop-in program.

Obey Newton: It’s the Law!

Sir Isaac Newton was one smart dude! Explore Newton’s Laws of Motion as you investigate how things either move or stay put, and how every action produces a reaction. Race a waterdrop to the finish line and discover the effects of gravity on your very own tumble bunny! *Children under six may require the assistance […]

Family Movement Storytime

Join Crystal for a special stretchy storytime with crafts, games, and songs. Pick a spot and join the fun! For children of all ages and their parents/caregivers. This is a drop-in program.