SPRING CHILDREN’S PROGRAMMING
Tot Time – Circle time, play-based learning centres, stories and finger plays. Thursdays, May 31, June 14 & 28, 2018.
10:00 – 11:00 a.m. For ages 2 to 5 with a parent/caregiver. Cost is $1.00/session. Pre-register.
Red Cross Babysitting Course
Friday, July 13, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.
$40.00 – cash or cheque
Must pre-register at the Port Colborne Public Library. Ages 11 & up, must produce proof of child’s age when registering.
Mondays, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. in the Children’s Room.
Drop in and tell tales to a therapy dog.
For other Children’s programming available in Port Colborne, please visit the Early On Child and Family Centre – Port Colborne website, via Port Cares.
Community Living Port Colborne-Wainfleet also offer programs for children.
Among their programs are Children’s Summer Day Camp, Teen Summer Day Camp, Teen & Tween Programs, Saturday Respite Program for Children, and Boys & Girls Club of Niagara – After School Activity Programs.
PLEASE CALL 905-835-8941 EXT 100 FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT ANY OF THEIR PROGRAMS.
Parent and caregiver resource
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2018 Blue Spruce Winner – SHARK LADY: THE TRUE STORY OF HOW EUGENIE CLARK BECAME THE OCEAN’S MOST FEARLESS SCIENTIST ~ by Jess Keating
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2018 Silver Birch Fiction Award Winner – FROM ANT TO EAGLE by Alex Lyttle
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