Programmes and Events - Kids

Wellington County Library offers programming for children of all ages, including:

  • Preschool story times
  • Book clubs
  • After-school programmes

Visit our online calendar for a complete listing of programmes.


November 25 is a PA Day!

Wellington County Library has you covered for a fun, free outing on Friday, November 25. There are events, arts and crafts, movies, and a Red Cross Home Alone course. Call your local branch for details!



Let's Do Christmas (Grades K - 6)
Come play games, create a Christmas craft for someone and get in the spirit.  Please register.
Clifford Branch, 519.327.8328, 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Elora Santa Claus Parade (Grades K - 6)
The Elora Santa Claus parade is tomorrow and "All that glitters" is the theme. Come out and get geared up for Santa's visit to town. Please register.
Elora Branch, 519.846.0190, 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Pets (All Ages)
Join us at the library this afternoon for everything pets!  Tell us about the pet you have, the pet you wish you could have, and the most extreme pets you have heard of people having! We will have a variety of fun activities for all to participate in.  Please register.
Palmerston Branch, 519.343.2142, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Build It! LEGO Challenge (Grades K - 6)
Join us for a LEGO challenge!  Bring your imagination for an hour and a half of building fun!  Please register.
Puslinch Branch, 519.763.8026, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm


Arts and Crafts

Drop In (Grades K - 6)
Books and art come together at this fun make-and-take programme!
Erin Branch, 519.833.9762, during branch hours

Brown Paper Bag Art Club (Ages 8 - 12)
What's "In the Bag"? Join us this PA Day as books and art come together at this fun make-and-take programme. Please register.
Fergus Branch, 519.843.1180, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Evergreen Decoration (All Ages)
Join us to make a holiday craft using pine cones, cedar boughs, thistles and other items found in nature. Offered in partnership with the Harriston Horticultural Society. Please register.
Harriston Branch, 519.338.2396, 10:30 am



PRE-RELEASE: Pete's Dragon (All Ages) Rated G.
Hillsburgh Branch, 519.855.4010, 2:30pm

Finding Dory (Grades K - 6) Rated G.
Mount Forest Branch, 519.323.4541, 10:30 am
Drayton Branch, 519.638.3788, 2:00 pm



Red Cross Home Alone/Peoplesavers (Ages 8 - 12)
The focus of this half-day course is on safety awareness and first aid skills. Learn the aspects of being at home alone and handling emergencies including: staying safe, injury prevention, danger identification, calling EMS, caring for an ill or injured person, and airway emergencies. Course provided by Emergency Health Services. $40 cost. Please register.
Rockwood Branch, 519.856.4851, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm