Stittsville Library offers plenty of activities for March Break

What are you doing for March Break? The theme for 2020 March break at the Ottawa Public Library is ‘Around the World’ and the Stittsville Library Branch has many free programs to offer during the March 16 – 20 week.

Interested in learning about your world, new cultures and insects, Persian dancing, the world of dance, all there is to know about owls and love Lego? Then the Stittsville Library is where to be during March Break. Combined with their regular drop-in sessions, the Library is providing a week of fun for kids aged 4 to 18.

Below is the schedule of March Break programs offered at the Stittsville Library —

Monday, March 16:

  • Family Storytime from 10:30 am-12:00 pm – Drop-in program
  • What’s Bugging You? For ages 4 to 12 from 1:30-2:30 pm – Registration required. Radical Science wants you to join in on an insect safari.

Tuesday, March 17:

  • Persian Dance Workshop for ages 4 to 12 from 10:30-11:30 am – Registration required. Maria Saba, arts educator and performer, will teach the basic movements of Persian Dancing. The music and dance will combine elements of both African and Indian styles.
  • Video Games for Kids & Teens – ages 8 to 18 – 2:30-4:00 pm – Drop-in program. Join in on some PS4 group games.

Wednesday, March 18:

  • Family Storytime from 10:30 am-12:00 pm – Drop-in program
  • Moves and Rhythms – ages 4 to 12 – 1:30-2:30pm – Registration required. Luv2Groove wants you to explore the world of dance, express yourself and have some fun.

Thursday, March 19:

  • Ottawa Valley Wild Bird Sanctuary. Family event for all ages. 10:30am-12:30pm and Registration is required. Enjoy a presentation and activities about owls – investigate owl artifacts, dissect an owl pellet and make a cute owl craft.
  • Video Games for Kids & Teens – ages 8 to 18 – 2:30-4:00 pm – Drop-in program. Join in on some PS4 group games.

Friday, March 20:

Lego Party! For children and teens from 2:00 – 4:00 pm. A Drop-in program where kids can create and build with Lego.

You can register now for the free activities, but you better hurry as spaces fill up quickly.


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