Thursdays, September 13 – November 29, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Circle time, play-based learning, stories, crafts, and finger plays. For ages 2 to 5 with their parents/caregivers.
Cost: $1.00. Pre-register.
Wreck This Book for Tweens
THURSDAYS: Sept. 13, Oct. 11, Nov. 8 & Dec. 13. 4:00—5:00 p.m.
Draw, poke, create, destroy; Let your creative side run wild as you find imaginative new ways to follow the instructions on every page of your own “Wreck This Book”.
For ages 10 & older. Cost: $1.00 per class. $5.00 to purchase a new journal, you are welcome to bring your own.
Saturday Crafts for Kids
Fall Pumpkin with Margaret
Saturday, September 22 , 3:00 – 4:00 p.m., for ages 6 & older
Cost $5.00. Pre-register.
Paint a wood slice fall pumpkin.
Rolling Mayhem with Stacey
Saturday. December 1, 3:00—4:00 p.m., for ages 8 & older.
Cost is $5.00. Pre-register.
Decorate your own dice box, learn fun dice games, and create rules for your own dice game to play at home!
PD Day Activities for Kids
Friday, October 5, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m., for ages 5 & older.
Cost is $4.00. Pre-register.
Paint a silly Halloween Spider on canvas!
Friday, November 16, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m., for ages 7 & older.
Fortnite Dance Party. We won’t be playing the game — but instead learning all the best Fortnite dance moves!
Beginners welcome. Get ready for a good workout!
Free. Tickets available at the Library, get yours now.
PD Day Films
Friday, October 5, 2:00 p.m., rated PG-13
Friday, November 16, 10:00 a.m., rated G
Free! Tickets available at the Library, get yours now.
Mondays, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. in the Children’s Room.
Drop in and tell tales to a therapy dog.
For other Children’s programming available in Port Colborne, please visit the Early On Child and Family Centre – Port Colborne website, via Port Cares.
Community Living Port Colborne-Wainfleet also offer programs for children.
Among their programs are Children’s Summer Day Camp, Teen Summer Day Camp, Teen & Tween Programs, Saturday Respite Program for Children, and Boys & Girls Club of Niagara – After School Activity Programs.
PLEASE CALL 905-835-8941 EXT 100 FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT ANY OF THEIR PROGRAMS.
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