Children's Summer Reading Program 2023
last group met August 23, 2023
Thank you for everyone who participated this year.



Here's a list of some fun, educational, and safe websites for your child to visit and explore:


10 Free Learning Websites for Kids

1.  Switcheroo Zoo watch, listen and play games to learn all about amazing animals!

2.  Nat Geo for Kids  Learn all about geography and fascinating animals

3.  Into the Book  Go "into the book" to play games that practice reading strategies.

4.  Seussville  Read, play games, and hang out with Dr. Seuss and his friends

5.  ABC YA  Practice math and reading skills all while playing fun games!

6.  Fun Brain  Play games while practicing math and reading skills

7.  PBS Kids  Hang out with your favourite characters all while learning!

8.  Star Fall  Practice your phonics skills with these read-along stories

9.  Storyline Online  Have some of your favourite stories read to you by movie stars!

10.  Highlights Kids  Read, play games, and conduct cool science experiments!


Benjamin Franklin's character-building journal:

























Kids Summer Reading Program 2023
Cambridge-Narrows Regional Library
Come join us every Wednesday morning in July and August
from 9:30 to 11:30
We will be reading stories, playing games, making crafts
and having other fun activities throughout the summer.
Our themes for July are Fairy Tales (5th);
Pirates/Princesses (12th);
Safari (19th);
and Under the Sea (26th)
Our themes for August are Nature (2nd);
Air (9th);
Around the World (16th); and
Theatre (23rd).
You must be a member and pre-register your child
for each activity day, as there is limited space (10). 
To confirm your spot, visit the Library and fill out
the registration form.  It's free!
For information call 488-3971
or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Please Note:  This is for grades K to 5.  
If you have to cancel, please let us know so children on waiting list can come that day. 


Come and visit the Library for a fun-filled 

morning every Wednesday from 9:30 to 11:30

For school-aged children

July 6th - Birds

July 13th - Bugs

July 20th - Bubbles

July 27th - 'Christmas in July'


August 3 - Halloween

(feel free to come dressed up!)

August 10 - Career Day

(come dressed as what you would like to be when you're older)

August 24 - Bubble Painting with Donna

(wear older clothes in case paint spills)

due to weather, August 17th program moved to August 24


You must be a member and register your child as

there are limited number of spaces.

Call 488-3971 or message us directly on Facebook


In case you can't come, please let us know as there is a waiting list and we can only accommodate 10 children at a time.  Thank you!



2021 Outdoor Children's Program

Thank you to everyone who participated in this program this summer - our students, Hannah and Rebekah for sharing their musical talents, all of the girls and boys who took part in the program and their parents and guardians.  Have a great school year!



Summer Arts Program 2019 (Free!)

 Ages 6-12 - every Wednesday of the summer starting July 3rd (excluding August 21)

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the C-N Municipal Building, unless otherwise stated

Come join us for a morning of singing, dancing and acting with our instructor, Monet Comeau, who has trained in Toronto at the Randolph College for the Performing Arts and is currently in the process of getting her Master's Degree in Musical Theatre at the University of Surrey, England. 

To sign up:  visit the Library Monday-Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm

or call us at 488-3971


Summer Reading Camp 2019 (Free!)

Mondays 10-11 a.m. (4-6 year olds)

Themed readings and crafts/games each week!

Starting July 1st with a Canada Theme!


Wednesdays 1-2 p.m. (7 year old and older)

Reading some of our summer student's favourite junior fiction novels!

Starting July 3rd with Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.

*Children attending the summer arts program from 9:30 to 11:30 are welcome to walk to the library with Monet and eat their lunch before storytime.


Art & Nature Activities - Summer of 2018

for ages 6 -12

Wednesdays 9:30 am -11:30


July 11: Painting with Donna at Good Shepherd Hall

July 18: Weaving on a loom at Anthony Flower Museum

July 25: Birds & sounds with Joyce Robinson

and plasticine art in the library

August 1: Nature games & interpretive walk with Nature NB

at the Pines Conservation Park

 By donation, limited space so pre-register for each activity

 by calling the library at 488-3971


Sponsored by

Parish of Cambridge and Waterborough, Queens County Heritage,

Life at the Lakes Committee, and Cambridge-Narrows Regional Library


 Art & Nature Activities - Summer of 2017

for ages 6 - 12

Wednesdays 9:30 a.m. to 12 noon

July 12:  Pottery at Church of Good Shepherd Hall with Heather MacAlpine

July 19:  Painting Nature at Church of Good Shepherd Hall

July 26:  Dragonflies at the Cambridge-Narrows Regional Library

August 2:  Salmon at Cambridge-Narrows Regional Library

August 9:  Nature NB at The Pines Conservation Park

by donation

limited space, so preregister for each activity

by calling the library at 488-3971

Sponsored by Parish of Cambridge and Waterborough and

Cambridge-Narrows Regional Library