Stittsville Library Events for October/November


There are four special programs coming up at the Stittsville branch in October and November, 2017.


On Sunday, October 22, 2017 from 1:30 – 4:30 PM is a Children’s Hallowe’en Workshop called “Mansion Mayhem.”  This program is hosted by staff from the Goulbourn Museum for children ages 6-11! There will be edible haunted houses to decorate; creepy crafts to make, and ghoulish games to play.  A fee to cover the cost of materials is payable to the Goulbourn Museum.  $25.00 per child.  ($20 for Kits’ Club Members).  Please register by emailing  or calling 613-831-2393.


The Library Children’s department staff are planning a special Halloween Story time on Saturday, October 28, 2017, following the Saturday Story time beginning at 10:30 a.m. There will be pumpkins to decorate, so plan to stay longer if you want to enjoy the spooky fun!  No registration is required.


The week-end of November 3, 4, & 5, 2017 marks a very special model train show presented by the Ottawa British, and members of the British Railway Modellers of North America.  The fictional village of “Marmalade Wharf” is set in post war England.  This is a program not to be missed by children, and serious model train enthusiasts.   More information is available at No registration is required.


The Goulbourn Museum will host their monthly “Yap and Yarn” program at the Stittsville branch on Sunday, November 12, 2017. 1:30 p.m. This program is open to the public so bring your fibre arts projects and learn about an upcoming Community Fibre Arts Exhibition planned for this fall.


I hope that residents consider joining these fantastic events organized by our phenomenal Stittsville Library branch staff!