For programs requiring registration, sign up at the Information Desk at the Main Library or call 519-756-2220. Registration for fall programs starts Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013.
December 10th, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Practice your spoken English in a relaxed social setting. Newcomers to Canada, 19 years and older, who want to improve their English and make new friends are welcome. The program runs every Tuesday evening at the Main Library from 7:00 to 8:00 pm. Just drop in! The Cafe will end on June 25th and resume on September 10th.
December 19th, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
St. Paul Branch
This informal knitting group meets at the St. Paul Library on the first and third Thursday of every month from 6:00 to 7:30 pm. Drop in for company, conversation, tea and advice from other knitters. No registration required. Just don't forget your knitting projects! For ages 18 and up. Drop in.
December 11th, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Main Library Auditorium
Interested in tracing your family tree? Not sure where to start or perhaps you’ve hit a dead end in your research. The BPL Genealogy Club meets once a month. Learn about various resources that may help you with your research and talk to fellow genealogists. New members welcome!
Our new Seniors @ BPL group is happy to present an afternoon of learning and connecting. Please join us for two very informative programs on December 9. These programs are free and you don't have to be a Brantford Public Library cardholder to attend.
Registration is required. Call 519-756-2220 and ask for the Information Desk to register.
Let’s Talk Tea…Teas of the World & Creating a Christmas Arrangement with Fresh Greens (Ages: Seniors)
3:00 - 4:30 pm
Main Library Auditorium
These programs are brought to you by Seniors @ BPL.
Join Ivan White from Abigail's Tea House in St. George and learn about the different types of teas and their potential health benefits. Ivan will even show us how to make a proper cup of tea.
Presenter Karen Broadbent will help you create something beautiful. Karen has enjoyed a 3 decade career as a professional floral designer, with a mission to beautify the world one window box at a time. She brings her innate sense of artistry to design consulting for the home, garden and wardrobe. Turning her talents to public speaking, Karen offers lively keynote presentations and demonstrations to groups of all ages.
Registration is required.
7:00 - 8:30 pm
Have you seen us on Pinterest? We’re having a lot of fun exploring Pinterest to find clever and easy crafts to make for the holiday season. Space and materials are limited. Registration required.
December 10th, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Main Library - Computer Lab
Set up your own Facebook account, find friends, upload photos, and choose privacy settings. Only 9 spaces available. Registration is required.
Clinics are held from time to time and will appear below. One-on-one assistance with digital devices can be scheduled with the Library's Book a Librarian service.
December 9th, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Main Library - Children's Programming Room
If you have a question about your new E-reader or other technical gadgets, drop in to our Tech Help clinics on Monday and Thursday evenings between 7:00 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.. No registration required.