Programmes and Events - Adults

Ancestry Library Edition Workshops

Genealogy tree

As seen on TV, Ancestry Library Edition offers access to digital versions of primary documents like birth certificates, ship passenger lists, census records, military papers, and so much more.  Ancestry is only available in-library, but you can bring your own laptop or tablet to access it. We are offering introductory workshops throughout the month of April.  Please register.

Aboyne Branch, 519.846.0918 or
Monday, April 20, 3:30 pm

Arthur Branch, 519.848.3999 or
Tuesday, April 14, 2:00 pm

Elora Branch, 519.846.0190 or
Tuesday April 14, 10:30 am or
Thursday April 23, 6:30 pm

Marden Branch, 519.763.7445 or
Monday, April 13, 6:30 pm

Mount Forest Branch, 519.323.4541 or
Tuesday, April 14, 10:30 am

Puslinch Branch, 519.763.8026 or
Tuesday April 28, 2:00 pm

Rockwood Branch, 519.856.4851 or
Friday, April 17, 10:30 am

Composting Workshops

Wellington County's Solid Waste Services Division will be hosting a composting workshop to help people learn how to divert organics from landfill.  The workshop will primarily focus on backyard composting including tips and tricks.  We will also discuss some other forms of composting including vermi-composting and bokashi.  Please register.

Harriston Branch, 519.338.2396 or
Saturday, April 18, 10:00 am

Rockwood Branch, 519.856.4851 or
Saturday, April 25, 10:00 am


Chess Club
Join us for a casual game of chess on Tuesdays at 4:00 pm. Please call the Aboyne Branch for more details. All ages welcome.

Aboyne Branch 519.846.0918
Tuesdays in March and April, 4:00 pm

General Programme Information

Wellington County Library branches offer a variety of programmes for adults, including:

  • eBook/eReader workshops
  • Book Clubs and Book Club Sets
  • Genealogy and local history events: Learn how to use our print and electronic resources to research your family tree.
  • Craft and Scrabble clubs
  • Author visits
  • Please see our Online Calendar for full listings.