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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Author Talk - Farzana Doctor

Join us for an intimate virtual discussion with author Farzana Doctor on Thursday, Dec. 3 at 7 p.m. 

November 30 - December 4 Highlights

<<< Attend our Author Talk this week and have a chance to win a signed copy of her book!

Virtual Storytimes

Bears are getting ready to hibernate so let's read all about them! Val reads Bear Out There and Janet reads Bear Snores On.

STEAM Challenge

Grab those pesky mismatched socks and join Val to learn how to make a sock animal!

Podcast - Juice Box Book Talks

If you're looking for more cozy and cuddly reads for the winter season, check out the latest episode of Juice Box Book Talks! Laura and Liana recommend some great reads for children from picture books to graphic novels.

Adult Programs

<<<Thursday, December 3rd at 7:00 pm - Join us for an author talk with Farzana Doctor.


December 10 - Amy will show you how to make a stencil and create your own wood sign for the holidays in this live workshop.

For Kids: Register now! Your kids won't want to miss out on these events run by Scientists in School:

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.


Special Virtual Events that Require Registration

DIY Wooden Holiday Sign

We'll provide you with the template and wood, then lead you through the creation of a fun holiday-themed sign.


Thursday Night Author Talks

Join some of our country's biggest and best authors for intimate online discussions through our Thursday Night Author Talks Series.

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Up and Down STEAM Event

The organization Scientists in School will lead kids through a number of fun activities that explain and demonstrate gravity.