Activities, events and exhibits

The Chelsea Library also offers a multitude of activities, events and exhibitions as a cultural venue for everybody.

Thanks to the employees and its many volunteers, your library offers a wide range of programs all year round! 

Activities at the library



TD Summer Reading Club

The TD Summer Reading Club offers a wide range of activities for children and their families.

Free, bilingual activities are offered all summer long, for all tastes and abilities.

Starting June 10, 2024, parents can register their children for activities either at the library during opening hours or online by clicking here.

Story Walk

The library invites you to read a story outdoors! Discover author Chris Hadfield's story Blacker than Night. Outdoor panels displaying the tale will be set up outside the library.

You and your family can access them at any time, and no registration is required.

Dates: June 10 to August 29, 2024


Test your skills to win!

An activity sheet is available at the library counter. Answer the questions about the story to get an additional coupon for a draw at the end of the summer!


In a free-form activity, children are invited to express their creativity with LEGOs. The works will then be exhibited at the library. 


  • July 5, 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
  • July 6, 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • July 19, 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
  • July 20, 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Where: the municipal library


Come and make origami inspired by library books. The necessary materials will be made available to participants.


When: Thursday, July 11

Hours: 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Where: the municipal library


Screening of animated films from the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) “Qu’est-ce qui brille, là-haut ?” This selection of animated films and documentaries takes viewers on a journey of discovery through astronomy, space, and the Milky Way. Popcorn included.


When: Saturday, July 13


  • 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.: French broadcast
  • 12:30 to 1:30 pm: English broadcast

Where: municipal library


Learn the basics of camping and get closer to nature.


Date: Thursday, July 18

Age group: 3 to 8 years old

Hours: 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.

Languages: French and English

Where: Municipal library





The activity is offered by Parc Canada.

Learn to observe birds.


Date: Thursday, July 18

Age group: 5 to 12

Hours: 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.

Languages: French and English

Where: Municipal library





The activity is offered by Parc Canada.

Attend the Olympic Games Opening Ceremony broadcast and take part in the creation of an Olympic flame.


Date: Friday, July 26

Hours: 2:00 to 4:30 p.m.

Where: the municipal library



Join us at the library to listen to a captivating story, create a robot, and choose a unique power for it!


Date: Saturday, July 27

Hours: 10:30 to 11:00 a.m.

Ages: 4 to 6

Languages: French and English

Where: the municipal library


The library offers exhibition spaces available for artists wishing to exhibit their work.

For more information, please contact 819-827-4019 or


This page was last updated on June 18, 2024.


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