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Take Out Lego Surprise

10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
LEGO Bridge
Revelstoke
Library
Get Everything you need for a fun, creative afternoon of Lego exploration.
On the fourth Saturday of every month, drop by the library and get a bagged kit with a selection of Lego pieces, and some Lego challenge cards. Bring your creation back to the library and we will put it on display!
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Online Winter Story Time

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Winter Story Time Penguin
All Locations

 Wonderful stories, rhymes and songs will keep the family dancing, singing and learning together!

This Online Family Story Time will be brought to you through Zoom. You will need a device and internet to participate.  Join the fun online from the comfort and safety of home.

Registration is required. Please register all family members attending under one name. When you register you will receive an email with the Zoom link. 

Please log in 5 minutes before Story Time starts

  • Saturdays at 10:30 am
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Digital Library Introduction: Libby & Magazines

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Downtown Kelowna
Encore! This session is a repeat of our first session, "Learn to Love Libby," with an added focus on accessing magazines, which were recently transferred to the platform. Bring your laptop, tablet or smartphone and learn how to connect to the library's digital book, audiobook and magazine platform.
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Story Time With Val

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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Revelstoke Reads - Family Story Time

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Revelstoke Reads
Revelstoke
Participate from Home
Join Vanessa, Sasha, and Stacy on Zoom for super fun stories, songs, and rhymes. 
Be ready to get up and move: if you have scarves, shakers, or rhythm sticks, have them ready so you can sing and play along!
Register once to get the Zoom meeting invitation for all the sessions.
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The Readers: Conversations about Books

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
All Locations

Are you looking to connect with other readers, learn about new books, or share your opinions? The Readers is a program connect with others and discuss books and reading with fellow book lovers.  To help the discussion flow, each week starts with a question or theme and the conversation goes from there.  We are open to all kinds of readers – as any type of reading is reading! 

The program is over the phone – no computer knowledge is required.  Please register online here or call 778-658-6394 or email access@orl.bc.ca to receive the conference line phone number and access code.

Tuesday afternoons from 2:00pm-3:00pm.

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Engineering Club - Gusty Anemometers

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
All Locations

Virtual Engineering Club - >Gusty Anemometers


This event will take place on-line using Zoom. 
Information on how to log onto Zoom will be emailed to you after you have registered for the event. 

Materials Needed:

  • Ruler
  • Double-sided tape
  • Masking tape
  • Ping Pong Ball
  • Protractor
  • Scissors
  • Paint
  • Paper Clip
  • Push Pin
  • Adhesive Putty
  • String
  • Paint Brush
  • Pencil
  • Shoe Box
  • Coloured Paper
  • Plastic Bag
  • Thick Cardboard
  • Pebbles
  • Straw
  • Wooden Skewer

 

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Online Pyjama Story Time with Judy

6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Fall Rhyme Time
All Locations

Don’t forget your Stuffie as you snuggle up for Pyjama Story Time featuring longer books, Puppets, songs and rhymes. 

Brought to you by Judy from Kelowna through Zoom

Registration is Required. 

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Online Winter Story Time with Ardie

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Winter Story Time Penguin
All Locations

Wonderful stories, rhymes and songs will keep the family dancing, singing and learning together! Brought to you by Ardie from Salmon Arm. 

This Online Family Story Time will be brought to you through Zoom. Registration is Required. 

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Summerland Online Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Story Time
Summerland
Participate Online

Stories, puppets and songs for preschoolers, all from the comfort of your home. 

Recommended for children ages 3 1/2 - 5 years old.

This program is conducted on Zoom

Upon registration, you will be emailed the program link or call the library today to sign-up.

250-494-5591
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Puppet Palooza!

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Winter Puppets
Revelstoke
Participate from Home
The Revelstoke Library Puppeteers present: three winter puppet shows! Join us on Zoom for some short, sweet, and slightly wacky puppet-ty fun!
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Online Story Time

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
All Locations
Stories and songs with Stephanie from Vernon
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Summerland Online ToddlerTime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Toddler Time
Summerland
Participate Online
Rhymes, songs, and stories to start your toddlers day from the comfort
of your home!

This program is conducted on Zoom

Upon registration, you will be emailed the program link or call the library today to sign-up.

250-494-5591
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Classics Weekly Book Club: Middlemarch

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
All Locations

Welcome to Classics Weekly, a virtual book club where we tackle a classic novel together and meet online every Thursday to discuss what we’ve read. Middlemarch is widely considered to be both a literary masterpiece and, according to Virginia Woolf, "one of the few English novels written for grown-up people." We will be meeting online every week from Jan 7 - March 11 to discuss Eliot's novel of provincial life.

Middlemarch is available in a variety of formats from the ORL catalogue: https://www.orl.bc.ca

Online registration is required. We will be meeting virtually via Zoom. You will need a computer, smartphone or tablet and WiFi connection to participate. Please ensure your email address is entered correctly, as we will be sending you the Reading Schedule via email. You will be emailed the link to participate a few days before the event.
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Legal Advocate in Residence

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Salmon Arm
Library
The Legal Advocacy program provides free confidential information, advice and assistance in areas of poverty law such as: residential tenancy disputes; income assistance; provincial and federal benefits programs; employment standards; and consumer and debt problems. Drop-in any time between 1:30-3:30 pm with your questions!
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Intro to Coding Club: First-Timers' Class

5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Technical Tutoring
All Locations
Every Thursday | 5:00-5:30pm | Ages 8-12+

Prerequisite class to our Online Coding Club. First-timer? During this 30-min Introduction meeting, we will get you started, show the development platforms and familiarize you with the coding tools, so you feel excited. prepared and confident!

Registration Required. Please join our waitlist if the registration is full. We will add additional programs as the demand requires. If registered, you will be sent a link on the day of the program to join in with one of the library's Tech Assistants.
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Online Coding Club

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Intro to Coding
All Locations
Every Thursday | 5:30-6:30pm | Ages 8-12+

Join our Online Coding Club, a fun and interactive coding program for 8 to 12+ year-olds! We learn, create, develop and play together!

Registration Required. Please join our waitlist if the registration is full. We will add additional programs as the demand requires. If registered, you will be sent a link on the day of the program to join in with one of the library's Tech Assistants. If you are a first-timer, we invite you to our Intro to Coding program at 5 pm for a 30-min class before the main meeting.
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Story time in French

6:00 PM - 6:45 PM
L'Heure du conte
All Locations

A funny French program of stories, rhymes, songs and puppets. Fun guaranteed!

Un programme amusant des contes, comptines, chansons et marionnettes. Plaisir garanti!

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Leah's Gift: A Story about Reframing Loss

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Leah's GIft
Downtown Kelowna
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Love and loss, creativity and trust. In "Leah's Gift: A Story about Reframing Loss", author Destanne Norris illuminates how her revelatory art and journal writing helped her reframe unanswerable questions to find new meaning and purpose in life after she lost her young daughter.

Join Destanne as she reads and shows artwork from her book to share insights of her journey from grieving to healing.
To obtain the Zoom log in details for this author talk, please register.
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Online Board Game Design Workshop

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Unplug and Play
All Locations

Thursdays in March, 7:00-8:30pm PST TIME ZONE

Ages 14+. Registration Required. 

Want to learn how to design your own board games? Join us online for this virtual workshop series.

At this workshop series you will learn the ins-and-outs of board game design with local board game designer Jonathan Thwaites from OOMM Board Games. Each week he will cover a different topic that anyone can learn from no matter their experience or stage of design.

You'll be sent an email with instructions on how to connect to the Zoom Meeting when you register. 

  • March 4: Taking an idea and making your first prototype
  • March 11: Rapid Iteration and interpreting feedback
  • March 18: Making professional quality prototypes and Talking to Artists
  • March 25: Self Publishing or Working with a Publisher
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Online Story Time with Judy

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Winter Story Time
All Locations

Fun stories, rhymes, puppets and songs to keep the family dancing, singing and learning together.

This Online Family Story Time will be brought to you through Zoom.  

Registration is Required.

Brought to you by Judy from Kelowna





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Summerland Online RhymeTime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Singing Pig
Summerland
Participate Online
 Join us for bouncy rhymes, fingerplays and songs all from the comfort of your home! 

This program is conducted on Zoom

Upon registration, you will be emailed the program link or call the library today to sign-up.

250-494-5591
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Sign with Me Story Time (ASL)

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
All Locations

Enjoy story time while learning American Sign Language. Join in for stories, rhymes and games. Presented in both American Sign Language and English. 

Financial assistance provided by the Central Okanagan Foundation

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Keep Calm and Sketch On

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Palette - Crafts
Lumby
Participate Online
Keep Calm and Sketch On! Here is a free sketch tool you may like to destress with. Sit back and create. https://sketch.io/sketchpad/?
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Take Out Family Craft Day

10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Take out Craft
Revelstoke
Library
Pick up everything you need for a fun afternoon of family crafting.
On the first Saturday of every month drop by the library and pick up a bagged craft kit with everything you need to make a book based craft.
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