Home Based Activities

Home Based Activities 

Our staff is collecting some of the best digital activities to keep you entertained and informed during isolation and social distancing. 

Check this page frequently to see the latest activities, staff-led storytimes and more.  

There will always be something for people of all ages. 
 
Looking for more?  
Check out our full digital collection for eBooks, audiobooks and more.  
If you aren't already a library member, fill out this form to get a membership that will provide you with full access to all of our digital resources. 
We also have a page filled with local, provincial and national COVID-19 resources. For general information on Community Resources, check out this page 


Featured Activity: Read On Summer Tutoring

Kids entering grades 2-6 can take advantage of a one-week session of daily tutoring. Tutoring sessions will be held online and are available in literacy, math and French.

Register through Eventbrite


Daily Activities for Children

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Daily Activities for Adults

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Digital Meet Ups, Book Clubs and Challenges

Summer Read On Tutoring
Free online tutoring available for kids entering grades 2-6. Several one-week tutoring blocks available throughout the summer in literacy, French and math. Register today.

Summer Reading Clubs
We have Summer Reading Clubs and challenges for people of all ages, including the TD Summer Reading Club for kids.

Lifescapes Memoir Writing Program
Lifescapes is a memoir writing program designed to help adults think and write about their life experiences. Selected materials created during the program are published in the annual Lifescapes Anthology.

Tween Book Club (ages 9+)
We’ve created an online forum for kids to join and discuss what they’re reading. 

Information Sessions:
Support You Child's Online Learning
Want to learn how to best-support your child as they learn at home? Register for one of our online sessions for parents held throughout the summer.

Submit a Book Review
We want to know what you're reading. Did you like it? Would you recommend it? 

 

We want to hear from you!

Please fill out this feedback survey to let us know how we're doing. We'd love to hear how you're using our virtual programming content or if you'd like to see something else!
Reading Lists

Looking for your next eBook or want to try an audiobook? We've created some great reading lists in our OverDrive eBook and Audiobook service and their Libby app (for Apple and Android)

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Kids Titles

Available through Libby

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Teen Reads

Available through Libby

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Biographies

Available through Libby

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Romance Books

Available through Libby