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Amber McNair
Youth Services Librarian
7 Minerva Street East
Huntsville, ON, P1H 1W4

Phone: (705) 789-5232 ext. 3406

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March Break @ Your Library

March 13-17, 2017

Looking for something to do this March Break? Stop by the your Library for great programs to enjoy whether it's snowing, raining or the sun is shining.  See you there!

For more information or to register pleace call 705-789-5232.

Canada 150 Green Screen & Button Making

Canada 150 logo

Visit your Library to have your photo taken with the green screen and select from historical Canadian backgrounds. Thanks to Muskoka Heritage Place, there will be period costumes on site to wear for your photo. Make a button with a Canadian icon while you are here. Fun! And a great keepsake for this very special anniversary year. Drop-in program.

Monday March 13 at 10:00am - 12:00pm | Free | All ages

March Break LEGO Builders

Lego Builders Club

Join other LEGO fans for a theme builds. The theme is Canada! Bring your creativity, we provide the LEGO. Registration opens Monday March 6.

Monday March at 13 2:00 - 3:00pm | Free | 4 - 12 years

Filmmaking With the Green Screen

Write a short script, film in front of the green screen and have a demo of film editing in Adobe Premiere with Skye Graves. Registration opens Monday March 6.

Tuesday March 14 at 10:00am - 12:00pm | Free | 10 - 13 years

Speaking of Wildlife at the Legion

The Friends of the Library provide an entertaining and educational program in partnership with the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 232 during March Break. Speaking of Wildlife's interactive 1-hour presentation features 5-6 wildlife ambassadors. Fun for the whole family! Tickets are $3 per person. Tickets are available in advance at the Library or at the door of the Legion on performance day.

Wednesday March 15 at 11:00am - 12:00pm | $3 per person | All ages

Drum Circle With Barry "Bazza" Hayward

Barry "Bazza" will facilitate a drum circle full of rhythms, patterns and fun! Visit your Library to make some music! Registration opens Monday March 6.

Wednesday March 15 at 2:00 - 3:00pm | Free | 3+ years

March Break Drop-In Storytime

Visit the Children's Library to enjoy picture books, songs, great picture book authors and borrow books to enjoy during March Break.

Thursday March 16 at 11:00 - 11:45am | Free | 0 - 6 years

STEM Programs for March Break

STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering, Math

Have fun this March Break with Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM)!

Make It Glow & Try Out Circuit Scribe

Explore simple circuits in this maker program using LEDs, batteries and electrical tape. Have a chance to test out another type of circuit using Circuit Scribe pens. Registration opens Monday March 6.

Tuesday March 14 at 2:00 - 3:00pm | Free | 5-12 years

Try Out Scratch

Learn about coding using Scratch. Create your own interactive stories, games and animations! Registration opens Monday March 6.

Wednesday March 15 at 11:00am - 12:00 pm | Free | 8-12 years

Make It Fly & Make It Throw

Explore the world of throwing devices. Tinker with sticks, elastics, plastic spoons and pompoms to build a catapult. Test out how far lightweight objects can travel. Registration opens Monday March 6.

Thursday March 16 at 2:00 - 3:00pm | Free | 5-12 years

Minecraft

Do you love Minecraft? Come to the Library to design and build in creative mode. Work on build challenges together with Teen Tech Keelan! Registration opens Monday March 6.

Session 1 - Friday March 17 at 10:00 - 11:00am | $3.00 | 7 - 12
Session 2 - Friday March 17 at 11:00am - 12:00pm | $3.00 | 7 - 12

Tech Gadgets & Robotics

Join Teen Tech Andrew to try out Cubelets, Sphero, 3Doodler Starts and 3D colouring. Registration opens Monday March 6.

Session 1 - Friday March 17 at 10:00 - 11:00am | Free | 5-12 years
Session 2 - Friday March 17 at 11:00am - 12:00pm | Free | 5-12 years

Make It Magnets

Investigate magnets. With magnets, paperclips and crafting supplies, make a magnetic creature. Registration opens Monday March 6.

Friday March 17 at 2:00 - 3:00pm | Free | 5-12 years