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Board Games Survey

Ever traded wood for sheep, sunk a battleship, forced your friends to pay exorbitant rent for boardwalk property, or slain a dragon? Then we want your feedback! Please complete our survey and tell us what kind of board games you’d like to see at your library: 

Stay tuned for more on Board Games at Central, coming Fall 2017.

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Kids at Central - Hooray for Hockey! July 11

Hockey fans in Grades 4 to 6 are invited to join us for a fun-filled hour of all things hockey. Participants will make their very own tabletop hockey game and mini stick to take home, and will test their hockey knowledge with our trivia game. Registration is required for this program. Register online,  in person at any Whitby Library location, or by calling 905-668-6531 ext. 2010.

When: Tuesday July 11, 2017, 2:30 PM - 03:30 PM

Where: Central Library - Children's Program Room

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Summer Hours and Holiday Closings

The Central Library and Brooklin Branch will be closed Sundays, June 25 - September 3, inclusive. Sunday hours resume on September 10.

The Central Library will be closed at 5 p.m. on Fridays, July 7 - September 1, inclusive.

All library locations will be closed on Saturday, July 1, Monday, August 7, and Monday, September 4.

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New Overdrive App

Overdrive is introducing a new eBook and eAudiobook app! Libby offers improved navigation, a simplified borrowing and downloading process, and a single bookshelf showing your downloads from all libraries. You can download Libby from the App Store or Google Play. Or, you can continue using the current Overdrive app if you'd rather not try Libby at this time. Either way, we offer thousands of eBook and eAudio titles for your eReading enjoyment.

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Whitby Cultural Passport

The Ethno-cultural and Diversity Advisory Committee (EDAC) is encouraging families to explore Whitby with our Cultural Passport. This program runs from June 1 to August 31.

Pick up your passport at one of the following locations:

Brooklin Community Centre and Library, 8 Vipond Road
Iroquois Park Sports Centre, 500 Victoria Street West
Whitby Civic Recreation Complex, 555 Rossland Road East
Whitby Central Library, 405 Dundas Street West

When participants answer 16 questions, they return their passport to Iroquois Park Sports Centre or Whitby Civic Recreation Complex to redeem one free Swim/Skate Pass!

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3D Printer Workshops!

Our 3D Printer Orientation and 3D Design workshops are offered monthly. Registration is required. If a workshop is full, you can be added to the waitlist and we will contact you if space becomes available.  For more details about our 3D Printing workshops.

 

 

 

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