Featured Events


July 2024

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22 Jul
Baby & Me Storytime (Main Branch)

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.

On Mondays in July and August, we’ll host an exciting event for the whole family! 

Join Club Rex as we learn about dinosaurs, fossils and everything prehistory! See dinosaur skulls from museum collections around the world! Discover how fossils are made and get up close to pieces that are millions of years old! Learn everything about your favourite dinosaurs and explore all that's new from the field!


Date Event
July 8 Live Canadian Raptor Conservancy’s Birds of Prey show
July 15 Magic show with Scott Dietrich - voted “Best Children’s Entertainer” for eight straight years
July 22 Club Rex - an interactive show with dinosaur skulls from collections around the world
July 29 Little Ray’s Nature’s Ninjas - featuring live animals!
August 12 Miss T the Bubble Queen’s Bubbleology Show
August 19 Trolls Party with bubbles, music, face painting and a visit with Poppy!


23 Jul
The Story Garden at St. Paul

10:30 AM | 441 St. Paul Avenue

Join us in the St. Paul backyard for a storytime filled with garden-inspired stories, songs and activities for the whole family. (In the event of rain, storytime will take place indoors.)

23 Jul

2:30 PM | 173 Colborne Street


Perler beads are plastic fuse beads that you place on a grid and melt together with an iron. Select a template or create a design from scratch for yourself or gift to a friend.

24 Jul
Play Date in the Square

1:00 PM | Harmony Square, 89 Dalhousie Street

Join us for an outdoor play date in Harmony Square! Every week we'll be bringing giant games, bubbles, and more. Weather permitting.

Each week, kids and families can create something special for a community partner in need. Then share the experience of donating and making a positive change in our community!

July 3 - Autism Dog Services Making dog toys
July 10 - Equal Ground Community Gardens Painting rocks for community gardens
July 17 - Brantford Public Library Home Delivery Service Making bookmarks for Home Delivery Service customers
July 24 - Brantford Random Acts of Kindness Group Making flowers with inspirations sayings
July 31 - Brantford Community Connections Decorating cookies and cupcakes for customers
August 7 - Brantford Public Library Baby & Me Storytime Making Texture Boards for babies
August 14 - William Hans Schmidt, Veteran Making cards to thank Veterans and Canadian Forces members
August 21 - Community Helpers Making yard signs to thank City of Brantford workers
25 Jul
Backyard STEAM

10:30 AM | 441 St. Paul Avenue

Join us in the St. Paul backyard to create and experiment with hands-on activities and maybe even some robots.

25 Jul
Canoe Storytime

10:30 AM | 173 Colborne Street

Meet us at the canoe in the Children’s Department for stories, songs, and activities.

25 Jul
Come Play! - EarlyON

1:30 PM | 173 Colborne Street

Come play with us as we learn and explore through art, music, physical movement and sensory play to build imagination, language, social relationships, growth and development. 

All babies and children from birth to age six and their parents/caregivers are welcome to join us at the Main Branch for a free play and inquiry-based program. 

Fun activities will include messy art, storytelling, and a group song circle.  We might get messy and we might get loud, but we will always have fun!

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