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School's out! Why not head to the Ramara Centre Library?

Library offers three reading clubs and wide array of programs for kids of all ages
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Ramara Centre offered a program last year called Touch a Truck. As part of that program, a local farmer brought in his truck with Callie the Cow - a big hit with the program attendees.


School’s out for the summer ... are you ready for it?

With the end of school upon us, we are encouraging parents to take their children and teens to the library to sign up for one of our THREE reading clubs. Reading this summer gives you a chance to win cool prizes!

We also have free daily summer programs happening at the Ramara Centre Library Branch.  Be sure to sign up today as spaces are limited!

PlayFit @ Your Library

All ages

Tuesday, July 10 to August 14 at 10:30 a.m.

Let’s get outdoors this summer and get active! Find your passions by trying different sports, participating in teams, building skills and making friends!  *On days with inclement weather (rain /high temperatures), this program will be held indoors.*

Dewey's Number of the Week!

Suggested Ages: 6+

Tuesday, July 10 to August 14 at 2 p.m.

Do you know your way around the Dewey Decimal system?  Check out different sections of our non-fiction as we create art, make science experiments, learn about the past and more!  This program will keep you on your toes!

Books with Buster!

All ages

Wednesday, July 11 to August 15 at 10:30 a.m.

Join us in welcoming back Buster the Pug from St. John’s Ambulance Therapy Dog program to the Ramara Centre branch!  Children will sign up for a 30-minute block, giving them a chance to bond with the animal, read in a safe and non-judgmental environment and build confidence in their literacy abilities! These spaces will go fast, so please sign up ASAP!

Music and Movement

Suggested Ages: 6+

Wednesday, July 11 to August 15 at 2 p.m. 

Make some noise! In our library, we like to have fun – even though it may be crazy at times! We’re going to shake our sillies out, practice yoga, make instruments and more. Will you find your passion in music?

Touch a Truck II

All Ages

Thursday, July 12 to August 16 at 10:30 a.m.

It’s baaack? After a successful first summer program, we are bringing the trucks back.  Come and see your favourites and perhaps something new. Learn about each driver’s job, as well as their vehicle, up close and personal!

#Throwback Thursday!

All ages

Thursday, July 12 to August 16 at 2 p.m.

Let’s go back in time this summer to celebrate the past!  What era were you born to live in? Check out knights, pioneers, Egyptians, Romans, woolly mammoths, dinosaurs and more!

Summer Time Skinamarink!

Suggested Ages: 0-9

Friday, July 13 – August 17 at 10:30 a.m.

There are some crazy picture books out there and we are bringing them to you in our library!  Have fun with stories, songs, activities and more during this social time with friends!

Scavenger Hunt

Come into either library branch to participate in a fun scavenger hunt! Changing weekly, hunt for favourite Pokemon, Disney, and other characters. Drop-in program.


All ages welcome (under 9 must have a parent/guardian/sibling 12+ with them). Can you handle our LEGO challenge of the day? Bring a friend and test out your skills while building crazy creations.  Drop-in program. Materials provided.

Registration is required, please call 705-325-5776 or visit