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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Krista Foss Author Event
Author Event - Krista Foss

Join us for an intimate virtual author talk with Krista Foss on June 29.
Foss is the author of the novels Half Life (2021) and Smoke River (2014) and has twice been a finalist for the Journey Prize. Her essay writing has been published in Best Canadian Essays and won the Prism International Creative Non-Fiction prize (2016). 

June 21 - June 25 Highlights

Kids Activities

While we gear up for the summer, check out our saved storytimes on YouTube or all of the STEAM challenges we done!

Discover a new series just in time for the summer with Laura and Liana's reading recommendations for young readers.

If you're looking for kids activities, check out what other community organizations are doing:

Programs for Adults

Learn about some of our Board's and staff favourite reads.

Follow along with Chris as she makes K-Cup Bath Bombs with ingredients you probably have at home!

June 23 @ 2:00 pm learn some of the best tips for frugal menus with Amanda Martin of the Credit Counselling Society. Register now!

Join us for a virtual crafting circle. Our next meeting is Wednesday, June 30.

In case you missed our event with Joan Minnery, you can now view the recording! Specially geared towards seniors, this session is intended to get you on your feet and moving to music you know and love.

We now have our final workshop of the Decluttering, downsizing, decorating series up: Decorating Small Spaces.


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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Let's Talk Brantford Podcast

We've partnered with the Brant County Health Unit to deliver a regular health and wellness podcast for the Brantford community.