November News

“November comes, and November goes, with the last red berries, and the first white snows.

With night coming early, and dawn coming late, and ice in the bucket, and frost by the gate.”

–  Elizabeth Coatsworth


  • Wednesday, November 27, 6:30 – 9:00 pm. In partnership with Bridges CHC, the Port Colborne Public Library is hosting the next “Let’s Talk Series” presentation “Supporting Loved Ones With Mental Health and/or Addictions”. The presentation will provide information on how to get help when needed for a loved one with mental health and/or addictions issues, as well as resources and services available in Niagara Region and a Q & A session. Presenters will include the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Community Addiction Services of Niagara (CASON) and Niagara Region Mental Health (NRMH).
    All are welcome, no cost. To register, please call 905-834-6512.



*New – Video Game Collection – Browse the new selection of Video Games available at your library. Video games can be checked out on a Teen or Adult card for 1-week.

*New – Jigsaw Puzzle Exchange – During November and December, we will be hosting a jigsaw puzzle exchange. Swap out one of your old jigsaw puzzles for something new. Free!

  • Adult Craft: Birch Tree Painting – Learn how to build paint textures and details to create birch trees within a whimsical forest setting. Tuesday, November 19, 5:30 – 7:00 pm. $10.00. Pre-registration is required.



  • CANCELLED – PD Day Craft: Autumnal Shadowboxes – Learn how to make a paper shadowbox with Kristen. Friday, November 15, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.  Ages: 6 & older, $2.00. Pre-registration is required.


  • Tot Time is running! Thursdays, from 10:30 am to 11:30 am. Cost is $1.00, ages 2-5 with parent or caretaker. This session began September 19 and runs through to December 12, 2019, pre-registration is required.


*NEW – Story-time with Shelly – Join us on Saturdays in November for Story Time with storyteller Shelly! 10:30-11:30 am. All ages welcome. Drop-in.