All Calendars Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Organized Kaos Workshop Tour - Lifelong Learning Week Event

Sep 18, 7:30am

Drop in anytime between 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. to tour the workshop of Organized Kaos
The tour includes a background of Organized Kaos and the chance to try some of their tools. 
Organized Kaos is a non-profit that provides youth with purpose by teaching them life and trade skills. 

Organized Kaos is located at 399 West Street in Brantford. Call 519-758-7372 for information. 

This event is part of Lifelong Learning Week


YMCA Tours - Lifelong Learning Week

Sep 18, 8:00am

Lifelong Learning Week Event:
Tour the new Laurier Brantford YMCA Building at 100 Water Street in downtown Brantford.This state-of-the-art facility has two tank pools, plus an on-deck hot tub, a double gym, a single gym, a fitness centre, fitness studios and multi-purpose spaces five changes rooms, child minding, a youth zone and a 3,500 square foot strength area.

Hours of operation are:
Monday to Thursday: 5:30am - 11pm
Friday: 5:30am - 10pm
Saturday: 7am - 9pm
Sunday: 8am - 5pm

Special Event

Restaurant Cooking with Zanders - Lifelong Learning Week event

Sep 18, 10:30am

Zanders - one of Brantford's most popular restaurants - will provide a unique look into restaurant cooking. Only six spaces available! 

Zanders is located at 190 King George Road in Brantford. Call 519-304-7625 for info and to book your space.

This event is part of Lifelong Learning Week

Conestoga College Info Booth - Lifelong Learning Week Event

Sep 18, 1:00pm

The Brantford Campus of Conestoga College is booming!

Learn about all of the Conestoga programs and services offered in Brantford at this event, which runs from 1-4 p.m. Sept. 17-21 at 50 Wellington Street. 

This event is part of Lifelong Learning Week

Special Event

Get Ready for Kindergarten (Ages 3+) (Ages: 3-4)

Sep 18, 1:30pm

Preschoolers ages 3+ will enjoy this Kindergarten readiness group focusing on curriculum milestones. Parents are encouraged to leave the room, but may observe their child from outside our glass program room. Registration begins Sept. 4 for this 12-week program that runs Sept. 11 – Nov. 27th.

Online registration required, if you need assistance registering please call us at 519-756-2220.

Register Online

Main Library Kids Registered Program

Cooking Demonstration with De dwa da dehs nye>s / Aboriginal Health Centre - Lifelong Learning Week

Sep 18, 1:30pm

De dwa da dehs nye>s  / Aboriginal Health Centre is hosting a cooking lesson and demonstration. Limited space, call (905) 544-4320  to secure a space and learn more.

This event is part of Lifelong Learning Week


Lyme Disease 101 - Lifelong Learning Week Event

Sep 18, 2:00pm

Learn about preventing Lyme disease and what to do if you are bitten by a tick from the experts at the Brant County Health Unit. 

This event will be held at the Main Branch of the Library and is part of Lifelong Learning Week


Puzzle Exchange

Sep 18, 2:00pm

Calling jigsaw puzzle lovers! Tired of completing the same puzzle over and over again? Come on in, help us work a puzzle, and make a trade (or two).
Contact for information.

St. Paul Branch Adults Special Event Games Drop-in

Science Literacy Week (Ages: all)

Sep 18, 3:30pm

Celebrate Science Literacy Week, September 17 to 21st at the Main Branch! There will be fun activities and events happening all week long from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. 

Main Library Kids Special Event Games Crafts Drop-in

Six Nations Polytechnic/STEAM Academy Open House - A Lifelong Learning Week Event

Sep 18, 5:00pm

Come visit and tour the Six Nations Polytechnic & STEAM Academy at this Open House. Find out more about our post-secondary programs as well as, our trades. Try our your welding skills with our simulator! 

The STEAM Academy is an innovation grade 9-14 model, which is the first of its kind in Canada and brings together the best elements of high school, college, and career. The curriculum is based on educating students in five specific disciplines; science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics.

Come see some of the cool technology being utilized in the classroom!

Six Nations Polytechnic is located at 411 Elgin Street in Brantford. 


Kids Night Out

Sep 18, 6:30pm

Discover new ways to be creative with STEM. Join us for this Makerspace group focusing on learning and collaboration, while playing with Ozobots, Snap Circuits and more. 

Main Library Kids Weekly Drop-in

English Conversation Circles (Ages: 19+)

Sep 18, 6:30pm

This program is for newcomers to Canada, 18 years and older, who want to improve their English speaking
skills and make new friends. A partnership of YMCA Immigrant Services - YMCA of Hamilton/Burlington/ Brantford and Brantford Public Library. Supported by Citizenship and Immigration Canada.
Call 519-752-4568 ext. 3645 for information.

Runs from September 11 to December 18. Program breaks for holidays and resumes on January 15. 

Main Library Adults Club Drop-in