Holiday Programmes

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The holiday season is just around the corner! Wellington County Library has festive fun for the whole family:

Annual Aboyne Christmas Party featuring Erick Traplin! (All Ages)
Join us for an evening of holiday stories, crafts and music for the whole family! Erick Traplin captivates young audiences and encourages participation at his fun-filled, high energy concerts!
Please register.
Friday, November 27 6:00 pm
Aboyne Branch, 519.846.0918

Holiday Open House: Hogwarts Yule Ball (All Ages)
Join the Rockwood staff and wizard Brad Toulouse for a magical evening for the young and young at heart with treats and activities from our favourite school for witches and wizards! Drop in.
Thursday, December 3, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Rockwood Branch, 519.856.4851

Community Carol Sing (All Ages)
Join with friends, neighbours, and the Royal City Ambassadors "Baker's Dozen" as we celebrate the sounds of the season together.  There will be a make-and-take craft for the children, refreshments for everyone, and a very special visitor!  Please register.
Thursday, December 3, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Marden Branch, 519.763.7445

Fireside Holiday Night (All Ages)
Join us in celebrating the holiday season! Gather around and enjoy stories, songs and crafts by the fire. Please register.
Wednesday, December 9, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Arthur Branch, 519.848.3999

Story Time with Mrs. Claus (Ages 3 - 5)
We are having a special Christmas Story Time. Mrs. Claus is taking time out of her busy schedule to come and share some of your favourite Christmas stories.
Wednesday, December 9, 10:30 am
Palmerston Branch, 519.343.2142

Victorian Christmas (All Ages)
Join us for an evening of Christmas readings from classic literature, music, crafts and refreshments. Please register.
Tuesday, December 15, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Mount Forest, 519.323.4541

TURKEY Rhubarb Concert (All Ages)
Celebrate the Season with the music of children's band TURKEY Rhubarb! Wednesday, December 16, 6:30 pm
Drayton Branch, 519.638.3788

Culture Night at the Library (All Ages)
Drop in for some festive fun for the whole family between 4:30 pm and 7:30 pm on the second floor of the library featuring live music by The Ernie Kalwa Jazz Trio.  Special Christmas Story time will start at 6:30 pm.
Friday, December 18, 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Fergus Branch, 519.843.1180

Twas the Night Before Christmas Story Time (Ages 5 and under)
Wear your pajamas and join us for some old-fashioned Christmas stories, and milk and cookies.
Monday, December 21, 7:00 pm
Aboyne Branch, 519.846.0918

Holly Jolly Reading (All Ages)
The entire family is invited for Holly Jolly stories, songs, and crafts to "make the season bright". Please register.
Tuesday, December 22, 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Hillsburgh Branch, 519.855.4010

Holiday Bored Games (All Ages)
Looking for something to do? Come to the library to play some board games including Settlers of Catan, Pictionary, and other favourites. Children under 6 with an adult please.
Mondays, December 21 and 28, 3:00 pm
Harriston Branch, 519.338.2396

For a complete list of December programmes, visit our online calendar.

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For full details on all upcoming programmes, please see our Online Calendar