Programs & Activities

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

Summer Programs

Registration for August programs begins on July 2.

Flower

Crayon on Canvas (Ages: 6-8)

July 31st, 2:30 - 3:15 pm

Main Library Children's Program Room

We are going to get creative with our old crayons in the library.  Create a masterpiece of your own as we put crayons on canvas.  Registration Required.

Dream-catcher

Dream Catcher (Ages: 6-8)

August 5th, 2:30 - 3:15 pm

Main Library Children's Program Room

Learn more about this fascinating Native American tradition and make one to take home.  Sweet dreams will be yours forever more.  Drop in.

Cosmos

Cosmos (Ages: 9-12)

August 7th, 2:30 - 3:15 pm

Main Library Children's Program Room

Take a trip to another galaxy.  Learn about the universe, discover new stars and make a star mobile to hang in your room.  Registration Required.

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Digital Storytime (Ages: 2-5)

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

Main Library - Children's Program Room

It's a storytime full of the usual stories, songs and activities, but with a modern twist.  We're going to include e-books, apps and other digital storytime elements.  Join us for some fun and some new ideas.  Drop in.

Beading

We Heart Beading (Ages: 9-12)

August 12th, 2:30 - 3:15 pm

Main Library Children's Program Room

Join us as we use tools, wire beads and creativity to make your own unique piece of jewelry.  Drop in.

Salt

Salt Art (Ages: 6-8)

August 14th, 2:30 - 3:15 pm

Main Library Children's Program Room

Using only 2 simple ingredients; salt and chalk, make a beautiful piece of art that you can use to decorate your room.

String art

String Art (Ages: 6-8)

August 19th, 2:30 - 3:15 pm

Main Library Children's Program Room

Create fabulous art with string.  Then join in on the fun and yarn bomb the library.  Registration Required.

Legos

Tech Challenge (Ages: 9-12)

August 21st, 2:30 - 3:15 pm

Main Library Children's Program Room

We have Legos, we have LittleBits, we have Makey Makey.  Come to the library and find out what you can create with this stuff and see if you can make a Lego boat that floats.  Drop in.

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Back to Kindergarten (Ages: 3-5)

August 26th, 2:30 - 3:15 pm

Main Library Children's Program Room

Is your child starting kindergarten? Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and make a namesake craft for children who are starting school?  Registration Required