Note: Activities held in person will be offered on Zoom, if the library remains closed to the public. ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES CRAFTS CRAFT – … Continue reading Do Your Kids Find Winter Too Long? Your Library’s Winter 2021 – Kids’ Program Has Amazing Activities!
Distancing rules making the Reading Buddies program impossible this year, here’s an alternative for your young readers! Continue reading Read to a Dog on Zoom to boost confidence in children 7 to 11 years old
ACTIVITY KITS FOR FAMILIES AND SENIORS In addition to the online Active at Home activities available through the City of Pointe-Claire’s website, we have prepared activity kits for you to take home. Two different kits were created in limited quantities: … Continue reading ACTIVE AT HOME
Karen hosts Mother Goose a story hour with nursery rhymes, songs and traditional stories. Karen invites you and your small child to attend Mother Goose on Zoom. This special story hour will captivate your infant’s imagination and spark his interest … Continue reading Karen Hosts Mother Goose on Zoom: A Few Places Still Available
Summer Reading Challenge The 2020 Summer Reading Challenge is finally here, simplified for a maximum of fun and a minimum of stress. This year, we’re giving you a calendar to mark and a chance to win a prize at the … Continue reading For Teens: a “Zero Stress” Reading Challenge
#KidLit4BlackLivesCanada On June 19, 2020 I had the pleasure of attending Canada’s first #KidLit4BlackLivesCanada rally (via zoom). This event was hosted by Nadia Hohn, a Canadian Black author who lives in Toronto, and was sponsored by A Different Book List … Continue reading Karen talks about #KidLit4BlackLivesCanada
My name is Karen Griffith and I am back to talk about the latest database that I have discovered at our library, called PressReader. Because I do not usually read magazines and or newspapers, except for the Montreal Gazette on occasion, I … Continue reading Karen Talks About PressReader
This summer, the Pointe-Claire Public Library is offering a simplified version of the Summer Reading Club for 0 to 11 year olds and their families. You can register your child(ren) starting Monday, June 15 at 9 a.m. by LUDIK or leave us a … Continue reading Summer Reading Club for Kids: We are Adapting.
Read The Ickabog and take part in the illustration competition. It’s free. Please read the illustration competition rules and enter for the chance to have your child’s artwork published in the new book by J.K. Rowling! Continue reading J.K.Rowling Releases New Children Book Online : The Ickabog
In absence of staff in the building, the puppet collection has begun an aggressive takeover campaign of the library. They have been most active in the children’s section; however, three witches reading Macbeth were spotted in the Reading Room just … Continue reading EXTRA, EXTRA! Puppet invasion