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6 Feb
Tech Time

10:00 AM | 173 Colborne Street

Need help getting started with the Library’s digital services or with your device in general? Bring your gadget - tablet, e-reader, cell phone, laptop -- for help!

This program is a live, in-person event to be held at the Main Library in accordance with all applicable COVID guidelines, including physical distancing and the wearing of face coverings.

6 Feb
Baby & Me Storytime

10:30 AM | 173 Colborne Street

Join us every Monday for in-person rhymes, sensory development activities, motor skill methods, stories, and socializing among babies and caregivers. Books from our collection will be carefully selected with a particular theme in mind and available for borrowing.

This is a drop-in program. No registration is required.

6 Feb
Reading Club (Grades 7 and 8)

04:00 PM | 173 Colborne Street and Online

Students in Grades 7 and 8, will meet once a week to read a novel and participate in comprehension activities. Students will be matched into a small group based on reading level. 

This program runs from Monday to Thursday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Main Brannch.


Email lsflclub@gmail.com for more information. Registration is required.


6 Feb
Book Buddies (Grades 2 to 6)

04:00 PM | 173 Colborne Street

Struggling readers, Grades 2 to 6, will be paired with a university student volunteer from the Laurier Students for Literacy Club. A regular weekly meeting time will be assigned for this one-on-one session. We also offer sibling groups, so more than one child can be paired with a buddy.

The program will run Monday to Thursday from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Main Branch as well as online via Zoom.

Email lsflclub@gmail.com for more information. Registration is required.

 

6 Feb
Book Buddies (Grades 2 to 6)

04:00 PM | 173 Colborne Street

Struggling readers, Grades 2 to 6, will be paired with a university student volunteer from the Laurier Students for Literacy Club. A regular weekly meeting time will be assigned for this one-on-one session. We also offer sibling groups, so more than one child can be paired with a buddy.

The program will run Monday to Thursday from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Main Branch as well as online via Zoom.

Email lsflclub@gmail.com for more information. Registration is required.

 

6 Feb
Homework Help Drop-In (Grades 3-8)

05:00 PM | 173 Colborne Street

Students in Grades 3 through 8 can drop-in for homework help with a university student volunteer from the Laurier Students for Literacy Club.

The program runs Mondays and Thursdays from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Main Branch and Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. online through Zoom.

Email lsflclub@gmail.com for registration information for one-on-one tutoring.

6 Feb
English Conversation Circles

06:00 PM | 173 Colborne Street

Would you like to practice your English speaking skills? Join our Conversation Circle and meet new friends, learn about Library services and talk about your community, culture and customs.

This group is for permanent residents and convention refugees. In partnership with YMCA of Hamilton, Burlington, Brantford Immigrant Services.

7 Feb
Expectant and New Mothers Network: Infant Massage

10:00 AM | 173 Colborne Street

Parents, caregivers, and their pre-crawling infants are invited to join our CPNP facilitator to engage in a warm, nurturing, bonding experience through touch. This program is a great way to socialize with other families, learn about the many benefits of infant massage, ask questions, and support your baby’s physical health and well-being. Families that want to review are welcome to attend.  To register, or for more information, please call (519) 209-3462 or email cpnp@niwasa.ca.

7 Feb
Getting Ready for Kindergarten

01:30 PM | 173 Colborne Street

Preschoolers ages 3+ will enjoy this 8-week-long, kindergarten readiness program focusing on curriculum milestones and social skills! Parents & caregivers must remain in the library and can observe through our glass children’s program room! Register once for this 8-week session; the weekly program length is 45 minutes.

Another session will run from April 25 to June 13, 2023. You must register seperately for the second session.

Registration begins December 12.