Programs & Activities

All programs will be held at the Main Library unless otherwise noted. For further information, call 519-756-2220.

Weekly Storytimes

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Shake, Rattle & Read (Ages: 0-3)

August 5th, 1:30pm - 2:15pm

Main Children's Program Room

This weekly 45 minute program consists of rhymes, songs, bounces, stories and activities for you and your little ones. It's also a great way to meet other moms!  Just drop in!


Backyard Tales (Ages: 2-5 years)

August 5th, 10:30am - 11:00am

St. Paul Branch

Join us for family storytime outside (weather permitting). 


Family Fun (Ages: 2-5)

August 6th, 10:30am - 11:00am

Main Library - Auditorium

Families, friends and children will enjoy this lively 30 minute program combining stories, puppets, rhymes, songs, and fun.  Just drop in!

Drop In Programs 


Get Your Game on in August (Ages: 5 and up)

August 8th, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Main Library Program Room

Are you tired of your own games!  Join us at the Main library each Saturday for some of our games ; Gian Snakes and Ladders, Chess, Lego, Guess Who and more!  Drop in!


Printmaking Hand-Made Fun (Ages: 6-8)

August 4th, 2:30 - 3:15 pm

Main Library Children's Program Room

In this program, kids will learn the art of printmaking.  Bring along your creativity skills and make your own work of art.  Drop in!


Storytime @ The Book Nook in August (Ages: 2-5)

August 4th, 10:30am - 11:15am

Two fun programs at the same place!  After your swim at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre, join us at the Book Nook in the Main Lobby for story time.  It's the perfect way to start a summer day.

Scissors (craft)

St. Paul Craft Corner in August (Ages: all)

August 7th, 10:00am - 4:00pm

St. Paul Avenue Library

Bring your child to the St. Paul Avenue Branch every Friday for them to make and take a different fun craft each week.  Drop in !

Sand shovel

Beach Party (Ages: 2-5)

August 10th, 10:30 - 11:15 am

Main Library Auditorium

Join us for a Beach Party!  We will have stories, games and a beach themed craft.  Be sure to bring your beach towel!