Pajama Bedtime Stories – Tuesdays: 6:45 pm (except the last Tuesday of the Month). Join us for this fun preschool program where we will help you build early literacy skills with your child by reading, talking, singing and playing together. Wear your pajamas and bring your stuffed animal. Adults must stay for the program. Suitable for ages 18 months – 6
NEW – ShaZam! Comic Book Club – Alternating Tuesdays at 4:30 pm. Love graphic novels and comic books? This is the club for you. Read them. Discuss them. Create them. Join us for an animation celebration!!
PA Days – Sept 28 and Oct 26. Always something fun to do at the library when school’s out. Stop in for some mosaic art and wind sock activities.
Culture Days – September 28, 29, 30. Culture Days believes that every individual — regardless of age, location or experience — has the right to access and participate actively in arts and culture. Celebrate our culture in Bruce County by attending a viewing of The Bruce documentary, Parts 1, 2 & 3 at many of our branches during this weekend.
Author Paul Hock – September 25 at 2 pm. Join Paul as he discusses his path to becoming an author. Paul is from Fergus and has published 3 titles, is an avid photographer, storyteller and musician. Join Paul as he shares his latest book, “The Tree”.
Hearing Life presentation – Thursday, September 27. A representative from Hearing Life will discuss hearing, hearing loss and ways to protect the hearing you have. Get up-to-date information and tips for dealing with hearing loss.
Community Information Expo – October 25, 6 pm-7:30 pm at WALKERTON BRANCH. What do you need to know about living in Walkerton? The Library has gathered together many different groups and organizations that can assist you with answering questions about recreation, healthy living, continuing education, starting a business, child services, and more. This is a free drop-in event. Please contact the branch for a full listing of participating groups.
Write @ Your Library Teen Creative Writing Contest. This annual Grey and Bruce County libraries contest begins this summer and submissions can be entered until October 13. Short stories and poems can be entered into Junior (grades 7-9) and Senior (grades 10-12) categories. Contact your local library branch for more information.
All programs are FREE unless otherwise noted. Donations to your library are gratefully accepted. Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by an adult while in the library. Children under the age of 5 attending programs may be supervised by the library staff only during the scheduled time of the program; their caregivers must always remain in the library building. Responsibility for the welfare and the behaviour of children using the library ultimately rests with the parent/guardian or an assigned caregiver. Thank you for your understanding.