Home Based Activities

Our popular programs are now delivered online! Below are links to regular events, like children's storytimes, and to special events, like Zoom talks with celebrated authors and memoir writing.

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Michelle Good Author Talk
Michelle Good Author Talk

Join us for an intimate live virtual chat with Michelle Good - Governor General Award winning author of Five Little Indians.

September 27 - October 1 Highlights

Check out our events calendar to see what we have coming up! 

As part of our Brantford Reads Diverse Books challenge, we have a new video up from author Alan Woo. Join the challenge for your chance to win prizes and discover new reads!

Activities for Children

Learn an art hack with Kim as she paints a birch landscape.

If you're looking for books your child might enjoy, listen to Laura and Liana in our Back to School episode of Juice Box Book Talks.

Check out our virtual storytime video with Laura as she reads Sounds Like School Spirit.

Activities for Adults

Tuesday, September 28 @ 7:00 pm - The Community Conscious Book Club is back where we reflect and discuss books from a social justice perspective.  

Wednesday, September 29 @ 2:00 pm - Learn how to have a Christmas without credit card bills.

Mondays @ 10 - 11 am - Tech Time is back! If you need help getting started with digital services, or to use your device, drop by!

Looking for a book to read? Check out Alana's recommended reads.

Follow-along with Chris and create a decoupage candle holder! Pick up your own kit at the Main Branch while supplies last.

Episode 1 of our new podcast, For the Love of Brantford, is up! Listen now to hear what people are saying about Brantford.

Virtual Crafter's Circle (a biweekly program) - Sit down with a drink and your current project and join us for some conversation and fun on Zoom.


Activities for Children

 

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Virtual Storytimes

Visit our YouTube page to see a new storytime each week.

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STEAM Activities

Our STEAM videos provide fun new challenges each week. 

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Home Learning

Check out all of the resources available to help kids learn at home.

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Juice Box Book Talks

Our Children and Teen programmers provide book recommendations in this fun monthly podcast. 


Activities for Adults

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Author Talks, Literacy and Reading

Talks from renowned authors, memoir writing and more.

 Lifescapes Memoir Writing Program

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Crafting Corner

Check our YouTube page for crafting events.

 

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Lifelong Learning

Special events for all interests. From music to family research.

Events will be listed soon!

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Podcast: For the Love of Brantford

A bi-weekly podcast that will explore the evolving story of our community. Check our For the Love of Brantford Podcast page for the latest episode.