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Upcoming Programs

Saturday Morning Gardening Clinics - Saturday, November 01st at 9:30 am

A Master Gardener will be in the foyer of the Central Library to answer your gardening questions.

Klezmer Orchestra - Saturday, November 01st at 10:30 am

Join the St. Catharines Klezmorim for a special hour-long concert of traditional Yiddish folk music in the Atrium.  This will be a rare opportunity to hear this music of courage, resilience and celebration of life.

Story Stairs - Saturday, November 01st at 11:15 am

Meet on the stairs in the Boys and Girls area at the Central Library at 11:00am every Saturday for 30 minutes of storytelling.

Toddler Time - Tuesday, November 04th at 10:30 am

Share stories, songs and finger-plays with your toddler.

Blind Date with a Book - Tuesday, November 04th at 2:00 pm

Bored of your usual reads? Looking for something new? Feeling adventurous? Stretch your horizons with a unique reading experience.

March Break Programs

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