Festive Events

Join us this month for gatherings and activities to warm your heart.


Holiday Party (All Ages)

Come and help us celebrate the magic of the holidays with Five the Magician. You definitely don't want to miss this!

Aboyne Branch, Saturday, December 7, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm


Wintery Wizarding Fun (Grades JK - 6)

​Celebrate a wizarding holiday with crafts and games inspired by Harry Potter.  Join in the festivities by dressing up in your fanciest Hogwarts house colours.  Please register.

Mount Forest Branch, Saturday, December 7, 10:30 - 11:30 am


In Stitches - Parent and Child (All Ages)

​Learn to thread and operate the sewing machine together and then we will create a few simple items . We will be making drawstring gift bags and holiday napkins. Please register.

Clifford Branch, Wednesday, December 11, 6:00 - 7:00 pm


Ukulele Boot Camp Holiday Edition (All Ages)

​Learn the basics of playing a ukulele and a holiday song or two. Bring your own or play one of ours; we'll learn together. Uke can do it! Please register.

Puslinch Branch, Saturday, December 14, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm


Community Carol Sing (All Ages)

​Join with friends, neighbours, and the Young at Heart Singers as we celebrate the sounds of the season together.  There will be a make-and-take craft for children and refreshments for everyone.  Please register.

Marden Branch, Thursday, December 5, 6:30 - 8:00 pm
Mount Forest Branch, Monday, December 9, 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Hillsburgh Branch, Tuesday, December 17, 6:30 - 7:30 pm


Tales by the Fireside (All Ages)

​Gather around for festive stories, songs and crafts by the fire. Please register.

Palmerston Branch, Tuesday, December 10, 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Harriston Branch, Monday, December 16, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Clifford Branch, Wednesday, December 18, 6:30 - 7:00 pm
Arthur Branch, Thursday, December 19, 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Aboyne Branch, Monday, December 23, 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Rockwood Branch, Monday, December 23, 6:00 - 7:00 pm


Holiday Open Houses (All Ages)

​Come celebrate the holidays at the library with an extra warm welcome and fun activities. Drop in.

Rockwood Branch, Saturday, December 7, during branch hours
Marden Branch, Saturday, December 21 to Monday, December 23, during branch hours
Fergus Branch, Saturday, December 21, during branch hours
Drayton Branch, Monday, December 23 to Tuesday, December 31, during branch hours
Harriston Branch, Monday, December 23 to Tuesday, December 24, during branch hours


'Twas the day before Christmas! (All Ages)

​Are you ready?  Come to the library to wrap your presents, make a card, a gift tag, or an ornament, and enjoy all manner of festive fun!  Drop in.

Erin Branch, Tuesday, December 24, during branch hours





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