COMMUNITY EVENTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
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Tween Thursdays
Ages 9 – 12 years
Tweens, tired of being lumped in with the younger kids? Once a
month, drop in, create hip crafts, play video games, or just hang out!
Registration starts February 21, March 28 and April 25.
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Thursdays, March 7, April 11 and May 9
Time:
4:00 – 5:00pm
Call:
(909) 395-2207 to register or register in person
Stories from Around the World
All ages
Here is your chance to learn about the wonders of other countries and
cultures through stories, crafts, and food! No registration required.
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Thursdays, March 7 – April 11
Time:
6:00 – 7:00pm
Read Aloud Book Club
Ages 5 – 8 years
Listen up, make friends and talk about your favorite books – all at the
same time. So bring a friend, get ready to talk and we’ll provide the
snacks. No registration required
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Tuesdays, March 12, April 9 and May 14
Time:
3:30 – 4:30pm
Bed Bugs
All ages
Put on your jammies and come on down to the library and listen to
bedtime stories! Milk and cookies are a must!
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Mondays, March 25, April 29 and May 20
Time:
7:00 – 8:00pm
Brown Bear, Brown Bear
Ages 2 – 5 years
Little ones come and share what you see, hear and smell with your
friends as we celebrate everyone’s favorite book!
Registration starts
March 1.
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Friday, March 15
Time:
11:30am – 12:30pm
Call:
(909) 395-2207
Community Helpers and Heroes
Ages 2 – 5 years
Join us in welcoming the firemen and women of the Ontario Fire
Department. We’ll be listening to stories and learning about what it
means to be a firefighter.
Registration starts March 6.
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Wednesday, March 20
Time:
10:30 – 11:30am
Call:
(909) 395-2207
Extreme Bubbles
Ages 5 – 8 years
How many ways can we make a bubble? Come to this program and
find out!
Pre-registration is required.
Where: Colony High Branch Library
When:
Thursday, March 21
Time:
4:00 – 5:00pm
Call:
(909) 395-2014 to pre-register or register in person
Arabian Nights
Ages 5 – 8 years
Take a ride on your magic carpet as we fly away to faraway lands full of
mystery and adventure!
Registration starts March 12.
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Tuesday, March 26
Time:
4:00 – 5:00pm
Call:
(909) 395-2207
Armed Forces Program
All ages
Come into the library for some special presentations, crafts, and
games that honor our wonderful armed forces.
Registration starts
March 18.
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Monday, April 1
Time:
4:00 – 5:00pm
Call:
(909) 395-2207
Green Jeans for Tweens
Ages 9 – 12 years
Bring an old pair of jeans to recycle and we’ll make them into some-
thing special!
Pre-registration required.
Where: Colony High Branch Library
When:
Thursday, April 4
Time:
4:00 – 5:00pm
Call:
(909) 395-2014 to pre-register or register in person
El dia de los ninos/El dio de los libros
Day of the children/ Day of book
Ages 5 – 8 years
You are invited to Dia’s 17th anniversary as we link children, books,
languages and cultures together in a beautiful program designed to
celebrate all!
Registration starts April 10.
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Wednesday, April 24
Time:
4:00 – 5:00pm
Call:
(909) 395-2207 to pre-register or register in person
Family Place Workshop
Ages 1 – 3 years
Join us for a morning of play for your little ones and learning for you!
Music, toys, movement and more!
Registration starts April 12.
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Friday, April 26
Time:
10:30 – 11:30am
Call:
(909) 395-2207 to pre-register or register in person
Hawaiian Party
Ages 5 – 8 years
Celebrate Hawaii’s Lei Day with
games, crafts and some hula fun!
Registration starts April 24.
Where: Ovitt Family
Community
Library
When:
Wednesday, May 8
Time:
4:00 – 5:00pm
Call:
(909) 395-2207 to pre-register or register in person
Events & Reading Clubs
(ADDITIONAL ONTARIO CITY LIBRARY STORYTIMES, EVENTS & READING CLUBS ARE ON PAGES 36, 37 & 38.)
Ovitt Family Community Library:
215 East C Street
(909) 395-2004
Monday – Thursday:
10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday and Saturday:
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday:
1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Robert E. Ellingwood Model Colony History Room:
215 East C Street
(909) 395-2206
Monday – Wednesday:
1 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Thursday:
1 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday:
1 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday:
closed
Colony High Branch Library:
Colony High School campus,
3850 East Riverside Drive (East of Haven Avenue)
(909) 395-2014
Monday – Wednesday:
Noon – 8 p.m.
Thursday – Saturday:
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday:
closed
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