Collingwood Public Library is the place to be for March Break

If you’re looking for ways to keep your kids and teens entertained during March Break week (March 11-15), come to Collingwood Public Library for fun-filled activities, crafts, and events.

“The library is the place to be for March Break,” says Ashley Kulchycki, Supervisor of Children and Teen Services. “We have an exciting lineup of programs, including old favourites like Library Mini-Golf and Coder’s Corner, and exciting new events such as Blanket fort Bonanza and Breakfast Bingo. Teens will have fun with Maker’s Market workshops where they can create vinyl mugs with the Cricut or book spine bookmarks, ending with the Markers Market where teens will have the opportunity to sell their creations. There is something for everyone between 3 and 18, and all programs are free!”

Events for children (ages 3 to 12) include:

  • Take Home Story Time Kits – starting Monday, March 4 (as long as kits last)
  • ‘I Spy’ Challenge – Saturday, March 9 to Sunday, March 17
  • ArtParty – Monday, March 11 at 2:00 p.m.
  • Coder’s Corner – Monday, March 11 at 6:30 p.m., or Tuesday, March 12 at 2:00 p.m.
  • Blanket fort Bonanza – Tuesday, March 12 at 6:30 p.m.
  • Library Mini Golf – Thursday, March 14 at 10:00 a.m.
  • Breakfast, BINGO and Books! – Friday, March 15 at 10:00 a.m.

For teens (ages 13 to 18):

  • Library Mini Golf – Thursday, March 14 at 10:00 a.m.
  • Maker’s Market Workshops – Wednesday, March 13, and Thursday, March 14 at 1:00 p.m.
  • Maker’s Marketplace – Friday, March 15 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

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While you’re at the Library, don’t forget to check out the creative expressions of local children in the Magic of Children in the Arts art exhibition on display throughout the Library from March 5 to April 28.

The Collingwood Public Library is committed to guiding our community in the pursuit of information, the wonder of lifelong learning, and the enrichment of social and cultural experiences. At the heart of the community, the Collingwood Public Library is an inclusive environment seeking universal accessibility.

26 Feb 2019