Programs & Activities

All programs will be held at the Main Library unless otherwise noted. Register at the Info desk, call 519-756-2220.

Weekly Storytimes

Storytime

Books & Play (Ages: 2-5)

October 27th, 10:30am - 11:15am

Main Auditorium

This 45 minute program is divided into three sections of: storytime, playtime, and craft time. Come try our new approach on traditional storytime! Just drop in!.

No Program on Oct. 13.  On Oct. 20 Books and Play will change to the program Alligator Pie.

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

October 22nd, 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!

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Twist & Shout (Ages: 2-5)

October 22nd, 10:30am - 11:00am October 29th, 10:30am - 11:00am

St. Paul Branch

Shake it up, shake it out! Come and join us for this energetic program that includes music, movement and stories to enjoy. Just drop in!

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Pyjama Time (Ages: 2-5)

October 22nd, 6:30pm - 7:00pm

St. Paul Branch

Almost ready for bed? Want to encourage your sleepy time imagination? Join us for a weekly 30 minute family pajama storytime. Pajamas are encouraged, teddy bears are welcome.  Just drop in!

Library-fun

Family Fun (Ages: 2-5)

October 23rd, 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! 

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St. Paul Shake, Rattle and Read (Ages: 0-3)

October 23rd, 10:30am - 11:00am

St. Paul Branch

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!

Drop In Programs at Main

Kids

Kids’ Night Out (Ages: 6-12)

October 28th, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Main Library - Program Room

Join us for an evening of creativity.  Try out the new electronic gizmos and gadgets at the library.  We have Lego, we have crafts.  Make new friends, explore and create.  Just drop-in.

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Kid Trekkers (Ages: 8-12)

October 22nd, 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Main Library - Children's Program Room

Each week in this 8 week program we will trek to a different country, learning about the people and their culture.  Come and have some fun making crafts, sampling food and learning words in other languages!  Just drop in!

Maker faire

Maker Kids (Ages: 8-12)

October 23rd, 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Main Children's Program Room

Come and join us and spark your imagination.  See what you can create with the Library's new gizmos and gadgets.  Make new friends, have a snack and hang out.  Just drop in!

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BPL Chess Club (Ages: (8+ ADULTS TOO))

October 25th, 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Main Library - Community Room

Have you ever wanted to learn chess?  Here’s an opportunity to learn the game, or to practice the skills that you already have. A member of the Brantford Chess Club will offer basic  instruction and tips on how to improve your game. Drop-in.