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All Calendars Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Reading Olympics

Feb 13, (all day)

Channel your Olympic spirit and challenge your reading endurance. Sign up on your own or as a team, then set your reading goals! Be sure to track your progress from February 9th to 23rd, and we'll celebrate everyone's literary achievements with cake and activities on February 24th. Registration required. 

Reading Olympics Celebration is February 24th!

St. Paul Branch Main Library Kids Drop-in

Get Ready for Kindergarten (Ages: 3-4)

Feb 13, 1:30pm

Preschoolers ages 3+ will enjoy this kindergarten readiness group focusing on curriculum milestones, STEM learning, and social skills. Registration is required for this 8-week workshop. Call 519-756-2220 to register.

Registration begins January 2.

Session 1: January 9 to February 27

Session 2: April 3 to May 29

Main Library Kids Registered Program

Homework Help Drop-In

Feb 13, 4:00pm

Elementary school students, Grades 3-8, can drop-in for homework help with a university student volunteer from the Laurier Students for Literacy Club. For more information, please email: LSFLclub@gmail.com

Runs from January 22 to March 29, except when closed February 19 to 23 for University Reading Week and March 12 to 16 for March Break. 

Main Library Kids Drop-in

Kids Night Out

Feb 13, 6:30pm

Discover new ways to be creative with STEM. Join us for this Makerspace group focusing on learning while playing with experiments, challenging puzzles, and collaboration.

Main Library Kids Weekly Drop-in

Brantford Reading Group

Feb 13, 6:30pm

This a community-based book discussion group that meets once a month to share and discuss observations about selected titles. Space is limited and registration is required. Please contact rharding@brantford.library.on.ca for more information. 

Upcoming titles: 

January 9: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

February 13: The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein

March 13: The Best Kind of People by Zoe Whittall

April 10: The Mistress of Nothing by Kate Pullinger

Main Library Adults Book Club Discussion Registered Program

English Conversation Cafe (Ages: 19+)

Feb 13, 6:30pm

For newcomers to Canada, 19 years and older, who want to improve their English and make new friends.

Call 519-752-4568 ext 46 for more information.

A partnership of Immigration Settlement Services – YMCA of Brantford, the Literacy Council of Brantford and District, and Brantford Public Library, through the generous support of Citizenship and Immigration Canada.

Main Library Adults Club Drop-in