Family Events

Dr. Seuss and Rhyming Fun

Dr. Seuss and Rhyming Fun (Ages: all)

November 29th, 3:30 - 5:30 pm

Main Branch

The more that you read, the more things you will know! Come explore the many books of Dr. Seuss and the rhyming that makes them so much fun to read! There will crafts, snacks, activities, and so much more! In partnership with Laurier Students for Literacy.

PA Day Activities

With interactive programs that make STEAM learning fun, our drop-in PA Day programs are great for kids of all ages! There will be fun activities happening ALL DAY LONG! 

Pa day event

PA DAY: DIY Art & More (Ages: all)

November 15th, 10:00 - 12:00 pm

Main Branch

Tech free and fabulous! This PA Day will focus on DIY projects, and a community art project to be displayed in the library.

Pa day event

PA DAY: Movie Party (Ages: all)

November 15th, 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Main Branch

Snuggle up with family, hang out with friends and try some fun activities while you enjoy a newly released movie!

Discovery Zone

Discovery Zone (Ages: all)

November 15th, 10:00am - 4:00pm

Main & St. Paul Branch

Explore our pop-up activity zones on your PA Day!

September 13 - Story Zone
October 8 & 11 - Play Zone
November 15 - DIY Zone

Holiday Programs

Stefania faria - new town images

Holiday Photos (Ages: all)

November 19th, 6:30pm - 7:15pm

Main Branch

'Tis the season for a new photo with those you adore!
Drop in to have your friends or family’s photo taken by Stef of New Town Images

Kids night out

Kids Night Out - Let It STEM! Let it STEM! Let it STEM! (Ages: all )

December 3rd, 6:30pm - 7:15pm

Main Branch

Want to create Christmas mosaics using Lego, code our Robot Mouse to reach Rudolph, construct a Christmas tree with Makedo, bring snowy scenes to life using Quiver and build a Mini Cup Christmas Tree? Join us for our Holiday themed Kids Night Out program guaranteed to get you into the festive STEM spirit! 

mistletoe mondays

Mistletoe Mondays (Ages: all )

December 2nd, 10:30am - 11:15am

Main Branch

Join us for some fun holiday themed stories and activities.

Christmas tales at Glenhyrst

Christmas Tales at Glenhyrst

December 4th, 6:30pm - 7:00pm

Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant

The lights at Glenhyrst are a beautiful part of the holiday season in Brantford. Bring the family and join us in the gallery for some Christmas stories and songs to add to the holiday feeling. In partnership with Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant. 

(photo: Discover Brantford Blog)

Jingle Bell Babies - Main

Jingle Bell Babies - Main Branch (Ages: 0-2)

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

Main Branch

Visit us for some fun-filled holiday stories, interactive songs and rhymes.

DIY Holiday Gifts

DIY Holiday Gifts

December 4th, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Main Branch

Create unique DIY holiday gifts using our tech tools and your creativity. 

Wednesday, December 4 - DIY Felt Succulent Planters

Wednesday, December 11 - DIY Screen Printed Totes

Jingle Bell Babies - St. Paul

Jingle Bell Babies - St. Paul Branch (Ages: 0-2)

December 5th, 10:30am - 11:15am

St. Paul Branch

Vist us for some fun-filled holiday stories, interactive songs and rhymes. 

Tinsel time

Tinsel Time (Ages: all )

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

Main Branch

Let your holiday spirit shine while we share in the spirit of the season with festive stories and songs.

Little Picassos holiday edition

Little Picassos Holiday Edition

December 5th, 6:30pm - 7:15pm

Main Branch

Join us for our holiday version of Little Picassos. Experiment with creative making, crafting and painting to get ready for the holidays. 

Thursday, December 5 - Christmas Cards

Thursday, December 12 - Christmas Ornaments

Festive Fridays

Festive Fridays

December 6th, 10:30am - 11:15am

St. Paul Branch

Join us for holiday themed stories and activities. 

Friday, December 6 - Rockin' Reindeer

Friday, Decmeber 13 - Charlie Brown Christmas

gingerbread party

Gingerbread Party

December 23rd, 2:30 - 2:30 pm

Main Branch

Show off your creativity and decorate your own gingerbread cookie. We'll also make a giant Gingerbread House mural! 

Night before christmas

The Night Before Christmas

December 24th, 10:30 - 11:00 am

Main Branch

Children young and old are welcome as we read The Night Before Christmas and spread some holiday cheer with stories and songs. 

Holiday movie

Holiday Movie & Scavenger Hunt

December 27th, 2:30 - 3:30 pm

Main Branch

First we watch Elf! Then we explore the library with an Elf scavenger hunt. We will provide a peanut free snack!

Slime making

Slime Making

December 28th, 10:30 - 11:50 am

Main Branch

Learn to make slime and customize your slime with special add-ins like glitter. 

Register for one of the following three session times that are available:

10:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

Sessions are 20 minutes in length.

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

Register Online

Snowglobe stories

Snowglobe Stories

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

Main Branch

As the snowflakes outside begin to fall, join us for a wintery storytime. We'll share stories, songs and create our own snowglobes to  celebrate the beauty of winter.