Programmes and Events - Kids

May 2016 Programme Highlights


Mother's Day Make-and-Take Craft (All Ages)

Make and take a craft for the special Mom in your life at our table in the children's area.
Marden Branch
- Sunday, May 1 to Sunday, May 8 during branch hours


May Flowers Make-and-Take (All Ages)
Drop in to craft a floral card for Mother's Day or any occasion.

Harriston Branch - Monday, May 2 - Saturday, May 7 during branch hours


May the 4th Be With You (All Ages)
Dress up and enter a galaxy far, far away. Plan for games, crafts, and all things Star Wars, and May the 4th be with you! Please register.
Rockwood Branch
- Wednesday, May 4, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm


Mother's Day Make and Take (All Ages)
Drop in and make a special homemade surprise for mom from our spring-themed craft table!  
Aboyne Branch
- Saturday, May 7, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


May Flowers (Grades K- 6)
Celebrate Canadian Children's Book week and Mother's Day with stories, songs, games and a craft! Grades SK - 3. Please register.
Arthur Branch
- Saturday, May 7, 10:30 am - 11:30 am


Let's Talk Science presents: Jr. Crime Lab (Ages 9-13)
Can you solve the mystery? Learn what it takes to be a forensic scientist in this interactive programme with "Let's Talk Science". Please register.
Harriston Branch
- Tuesday, May 10, 10:30 am


Canadian Red Cross Babysitting Course (Ages 11-16)
This course includes caring and safety for babies and children, understanding their needs and stages, rescue breathing, basic first aid, choking skills, coping with common situations, injury prevention, handling emergencies and creating a safe environment. Please pre-register.
Aboyne Branch
- Saturday, May 7, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Rockwood Branch
- Saturday, May 14, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Get Growing! (All Ages)

Spring is here! Bring your green thumb and have a blast while we get things growing.

Marden Branch - Wednesday, May 18, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm


Board Game Fun! (All Ages)
We have a bunch of new board games at the library, why not come in, bring a friend and give one a try?  You can even check them out and take them home to share with your family!
Palmerston Branch
- Saturday, May 28, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Visit our online calendar for a complete listing of programmes.

General Programme Information

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

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