Activities

More than just a place to borrow books, Vaudreuil-Dorion library is truly a complete environment for residents.

Secret adventure with a book

February 9 to 16
As part of Valentine's Day, the library offers you the pleasure of unpacking a book and letting you be seduced by new genres, new authors, new adventures.

Biblio-Brico - Family craft activity

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

  • January 24
  • January 31
  • February 21
  • February 28
  • March 21
  • March 28
  • April 11
  • April 18 
  • May 23 
  • May 30 
  • September 19
  • September 26 
  • October 17 
  • October 24 
  • Nvovember 14 
  • November 21
  • December 12 
  • December 19

Craft evenings for families. For ages 6 and up. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Free. Limited places. Reservations: 450-455-3371, option 6

Biblio-knit

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM and 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (Fridays)

  • January 11
  • February 8
  • March 8
  • April 5
  • May 3
  • September 20
  • October 4
  • November 1st
  • December 6

Activity directed by the team of Miss Tricote. Learn, observe, discuss, exchange, share and teach the pleasures of knitting with family and friends. For all ages and all levels (beginner, intermediate, advanced).

Free. Registration required: 450-455-3371, option 6

TD Summer Reading Club (bilingual)

Registration as of Monday , June 25 at 10:00 a.m.

2017 Theme: « Nourris tes passions ». For young subscribers aged 0 to 17 years. Activities and contests throughout the summer. Closing ceremony on Saturday, August 25th. The Grand Prize Draw will take place during the Closing Party. To register for the club, interested residents must come in person to the library.

Explorers Club

February 23, 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM – Passion-insectes

Animation presented by Chantal Bétit, passionate about entomology, during which children will discover beautiful collections of insects and even manipulate some live specimens!

Activity reserved to members of the Club des explorateurs. To register for the Club, interested residents must come in person to the library. For children between 6 and 12 years old. 

Conferences

February 20, 7:30 PM – La science dans votre assiette 

Conference presented by Anne-Marie Desbiens, chemist, author of the blog La Foodie scientifique and columnist at the Éclaireurs on ICI Première. Dive into a typical meal to discover the fascinating science behind everyday foods.

Free. Limited places. Registration: 450-455-3371, option 6

Exhibitions of professional and amateur artists

Until January 11, 2019: Exhibition of the artist Caroline Tarlot and students of Deirdre Potash. 

From January 11 to April 5 2019 : Exhibition of the amateur artist and Vaudreuil-Dorion citizen Magalie Roy.

Courses

Introduction to eBooks

  • January 16, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • February 14, 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Learn how to borrow digital books. Bring your device or use one of our computers to discover the thousands of books that you have free access to with your library card.

Registration required, free for library members.

Have in your possession:

  • Your valid library card with your password
  • Your email address and associated password
  • Optional: your login and password to install an application or software on your device (Apple App Store, Google Play Store, etc.)

Introduction to the digital catalogue and resources

  • January 24, 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Discover the features of the online catalogue and the multiple databases available on the library's website. Digital resources include digital magazines, encyclopedias, portals to access newspaper and magazine articles, office automation, and more. You will learn how to research these resources by improving the reliability and accuracy of your searches according to your needs.

Registration required, free for library members (card required).

iPad classes for retirees

Beginner level: October 15 to December 17

  • Group 1: 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
  • Group 2: 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Intermediate level: October 2 to December 4

  • 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Initiation to Facebook

  • January 8, 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
  • February 10, 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

This course is for all new users of Facebook, whether they have an account or not. To discover basic concepts, communication rules and privacy settings.

Story Time

Morning Story Time

Winter 2019: 
Registration in person as of January 18, 10:00 a.m.
The event will take place on Fridays from February 1st to April. 12, with the exception of March 8. Group 1: 9:30 - 10:15 a.m. , Group 2: 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Valentine's Day

February 6, 7:00 p.m.
Registration in person as of January 18, 10:00 a.m. Interactive story ''Une maison pour Linton'' presented by La Petite Valise théâtre. 

Easter 

April 17, 7:00 p.m.
Registration in person as of March 29, 10:00 a.m. Interactive story ''Lapidoux et la fleur magique'' presented by La Petite Valise théâtre.

Halloween

October 23, 7:00 p.m.
Registration in person as of October 4, 10:00 a.m. Interactive story ''Les malheurs de Grichette'' presented by La Petite Valise théâtre.

Christmas 

December 11, 7:00 p.m.
Interactive story ''Le rhume du père Noël'' presented by La Petite Valise théâtre.

For young library members between the ages of 3 and 5. Free. 

Registration: 450-455-3371, option 6

Board games evenings

Fridays, from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

  • January 25
  • February 22
  • March 29
  • April 26
  • May 31st
  • September 13
  • October 11
  • November 8

Games evenings at Vaudreuil-Dorion Library are an invitation for young and old to share fun. For ages 6 and up. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Free

Information

If you have any questions, please contact the Library at 450-455-3371, option 6.