Summer Reading Club

Summer Reading Club 2023

Registration for Summer Reading Club begins Saturday, June 24. Drop by your local Wellington County Library branch to get the whole family registered. Kids 0-12 will receive a free TD Summer Reading Club kit. Read books and enter ballots to win prizes at the end of the summer, and join us for exciting programming through July and August.

Ballots can be submitted through this page beginning on Tuesday, July 4.

The final day to submit ballots will be Saturday, August 19

Registration for Summer Reading programmes will open on Monday, May 29 at 10:00 am. To see a complete listing of our Summer Reading programmes for all ages, visit our new online calendar.


Special Performers

Party Safari

With their diverse selection of critters, Party Safari will take you on an interactive safari around the world!

Drayton – Tuesday, July 4, 2:00 – 3:00 pm
Mount Forest – Thursday, July 13, 10:30 – 11:30 am
Harriston – Friday, August 4, 10:30 – 11:30 am
Palmerston – Thursday, August 10, 2:00 – 3:00 pm


Magic of Scott Dietrich

Join Scott Dietrich for a magic show full of fun and hilarity!

Rockwood – Wednesday, July 5, 2:00 – 3:00 pm
Aboyne – Tuesday, July 18, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Arthur – Tuesday, July 18, 2:00 – 3:00 pm


Wild Ontario

Join us for an entertaining and educational presentation from Wild Ontario and meet some very special live birds! 

Puslinch – Thursday, July 6, 10:30 – 11:30 am
Marden – Wednesday, July 26, 1:00 – 2:00 pm


Tim Holland the Stunt Ventriloquist

Stunt Ventriloquist Tim Holland drops jaws and tickles funny bones with a cast of hilarious characters in a one-man show.

Erin – Thursday, July 13, 10:30 – 11:15 am
Fergus – Thursday, July 13, 2:00 – 2:45 pm


Mr. J and the Groovy Gang

Join us for a special show with Mr. J and the Groovy Gang. You are sure to be entertained with singing, dancing, clapping, and listening along to songs played on guitar, ukulele and Mr. J's foot tambourine!

Elora – Monday, July 17, 1:00 – 2:00 pm
Clifford – Tuesday, August 8, 2:00 – 3:00 pm


Mystic Drumz

Laughter and learning comes together as we embark upon this musical voyage. Meet a cast of colourful characters who will take the audience on a journey of discovery as they search for "The Button People". This adventure in world music will appeal to the entire family.

Hillsburgh – Thursday, August 11, 10:30 – 11:30 am
Drayton – Thursday, August 11, 1:30 – 2:30 pm


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