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Human Library

Human Library

Oct. 23rd, 2:00 - 5:00pm

Check out a Human Book during Ontario Public Library Week.

Spend 20 minutes one-on-one with a volunteer ‘human book’ and learn about their life experiences. Ask questions, challenge your prejudices, and broaden your mind! Everyone has a story to tell.

Human Books at the Brantford Public Library (Click on person's name for more information)

  1. Craig Newsome: Architect & Chairman, MMMC Architects
  2. David McKee: Brantford's Own Town Crier
  3. Gayle Myke: Creative Space for Change
  4. Kelly Neate: European Explorer
  5. Larry Brown: Living with Parkinson's
  6. Casey Mecija: Artist/Musician and Community Organizer

In partnership with the County of Brant Public Library. Human books will also be available at the Paris Branch, 12 William Street, on October 23rd from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. Click here for more information about the County of Brant Public Library's Human Library.

 

 

Pumpkin Decorating

Pumpkin Decorating

Oct. 25th, 11:00 - 11:30am

Come to the library and decorate your own pumpkin to take home.  

Laurier Students for Literacy - Create Your Own Superhero

Laurier Students for Literacy - Create Your Own Superhero

Nov. 1st, 1:00 - 3:00pm

Tired of Marvel's Avengers having all the fun?  Nothing to do on a Saturday.  Come on down to the Main Library to solve these problems.  Join Laurier students in creating new superheroes.  The people of Brantford are in need of a hero like you! Just drop in!

Cherry Blossom Tour of Japan

Cherry Blossom Tour of Japan

Nov. 4th, 2:30 - 4:00pm

The Seniors' Committee will host a presentation by Gary Burns. Gary is a great traveller himself and has shared his tips for seniors when travelling to a number of groups. He will talk about his Cherry Blossom tour to Japan, and also some helpful hints for senior travellers. Registration required.

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