Kamloops libraries to expand children's programming

The Thompson-Nicola Regional District will expand evening and weekend children’s programming at Kamloops libraries, beginning in October.

Two new drop-in Storytimes will run on Saturday mornings at the downtown location, 465 Victoria St., from 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., while Pyjama Storytime will run Thursday nights, from 6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., at the North Shore branch, 693 Tranquille Rd.

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“We know there are parents who work during the day and can’t attend weekday morning programs,” TNRD children and youth services co-ordinator Meg Ross said in a press release.

“We want them to still be able to come to the library and enjoy great programs with their children.”

Meanwhile, Man in the Moon — geared at male caregivers with kids ages five and younger — will return on Wednesday nights for eight weeks beginning Oct. 9.

It will run from 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

For more information about children’s and youth services at the libraries, contact 250-554-1124, email mross@tnrd.ca.

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