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Brant Library Spring Programs 2021

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Spring Children s Programs Children s Program Registration Information County of Brant Public Library APRIL JUNE 2021 Registration for Spring Children s Programs begins Saturday March 27 All programs are hosted online via Zoom videoconferencing software unless otherwise stated All programs are free and are 30 minutes long unless otherwise stated Registration for programs and events may be made in person by phone 519 442 2433 or online at brantlibrary ca calendar Virtual Storytimes Welcome spring with the library Let s enjoy songs rhymes and stories together Fun for children of all ages Wednesdays April 21 May 5 May 19 June 2 at 11 00 am Wednesdays April 28 May 12 May 26 at 4 30 pm Thursdays April 29 May 13 May 27 at 11 00 am Thursdays April 22 May 6 May 20 June 3 at 4 30 pm One Book One Brant By Chance Alone by Max Eisen Spring Storytimes How much spring fun can you handle Enjoy a sunny spring theme each week with stories interactive activities rhymes and songs Fun for children of all ages Craft kits for programs week of April 19 May 3 will be available starting April 12 Craft kits for programs week of May 10 June 1 will be available starting May 3 Craft kits are not required for program participation Register for each program you would like to attend Spring Fling Story Thing Tuesdays at 11 00 am April 20 Butterflies April 27 Bunnies Hop May 4 Spring Showers May 11 Superheroes May 18 Picnics May 25 Fairy Tales June 1 Living Things Friday Spring Fun Fridays at 11 00 am April 23 Frogs April 30 Rainbows May 7 Family Love May 14 Bunnies May 21 Transportation May 28 Ladybugs June 4 Flowers PA Day Fun Friday June 11 at 11 00 am Pick up a craft kit and join us online Craft kits will be available for pickup before the program For kids in Grade 1 Let s Read Virtual Author Visits Celebrate family literacy Visit us online at brantlibrary ca youtube to watch the 2021 Let s Read Family Literacy Committee featured author videos featuring books by George Neeb Ashley Barron Marsha Skrypuch April and Nicole Wellwood May FREE Kids Create Kits Bring home a fun and educational craft from the library to enjoy with your child Each month our kits include the materials you ll need except scissors and glue to make something special Pick up your kit at any library branch while supplies last Learn more at brantlibrary ca kidscreate One Book Clubs Tuesday April 13 at 2 00 pm or 7 00 pm Zoom online program One Book One Brant celebrates its 16th year in 2021 Join other book lovers in our community and participate in discussions of this year s One Book One Brant title By Chance Alone by Max Eisen Registration is required to attend Finale Author Event Sunday April 18 at 1 30 pm Zoom online program Hear Max Eisen speak about his experiences as we wrap up this year s annual community read event Register now to avoid disappointment as space is limited Learn more about One Book One Brant and Max Eisen s amazing story by visiting our webpage brantlibrary ca onebookonebrant

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Virtual Book Club Spring Adult Programs Last Tuesday of the month from April June at 2 00 pm Adult Program Registration Information Registration is required for all adult programs unless otherwise stated All programs are hosted online via Zoom videoconferencing software unless otherwise stated All programs are free and are one hour long unless otherwise stated Registration for programs and events may be made in person by phone 519 442 2433 or online at brantlibrary ca calendar Arts and Crafts On Demand Stay connected through the shared experience of reading We ll discuss a new book or topic each month A great way to be introduced to new people books and ideas Everyone welcome in this fun and inclusive club Meal Planning and Preparation Tuesday May 4 at 7 00 pm Sick of the same meals Tired of trying to decide what to make for dinner every day Struggling to find time to do food prep Join Katie Haneke a Registered Dietitian at Grand River Community Health Centre for tips on how to make meal planning work for you ways to make food prep more manageable and quick and easy recipe ideas to try The Art of Storytelling Tuesday May 18 at 7 00 pm Learn how to clearly share your story find your voice and get heard In this free workshop you ll be taught various ways of expressing yourself from the podium to the written word through poetry song or essay Find ways that fit who you are and what you want to say Save the Evidence Wednesday June 2 at 7 00 pm Presented by the Woodland Cultural Centre this presentation will discuss the history of the Mohawk Institute Residential School the mandate and history of the Woodland Cultural Centre and the Save the Evidence Campaign Bi weekly beginning Wednesday April 7 on brantlibrary ca youtube This spring our very own Kelly Dinsmore will show you how to create amazing works of art with simple materials Sign up for our 3 part continuation of the popular Canvas Creations series or try something entirely new Free supplies available on a first come first served basis to those who register to participate To register use our online event calendar at brantlibrary ca calendar or call us at 519 442 2433 beginning at 12 00 pm one week prior to each craft video Early registrations will not be accepted Canvas Creations Art Explorations April 7 Flower Zendoodle April 21 Minimalist Painting May 5 Canvas and Material Come Together May 19 June 2 June 16 June 30 Whimsical Windchimes Welcoming Words Rose Wreath Canada Day Celebration Spring Cleaning Series Tuesdays in April at 7 00 pm Our trio of topics will teach you how to avoid the use of harsh chemicals in your home organize like a pro and learn how to file every scrap of paper in your home office school living area April TBD DIY Chemical Free Cleaning date to be determined April 20 Organize Your Life with expert Elaine Jermy from Organized Solutions April 27 File in Style with Jess from Jb6 Co Staycation Series Container Gardening Wednesday April 21 at 7 00 pm Container gardening is ideal for those with little or no garden space while also adding versatility to gardens large and small Join Cheryl Losch to learn tips to transform your container balcony and small space garden ideas into reality Brant Writes Second Wednesday of the month from April June at 7 00 pm Do you love to write Join us this spring as we cover a variety of topics to help improve our writing share our work and connect with other aspiring writers in Brant All levels and writing abilities welcome This is a place for us to grow discuss and share ideas Sign up for the Brant Writes Writers Club today and be part of a thriving writing community Thursday Trivia Nights Thursdays at 7 30 pm from April 15 June 24 Play along at home four rounds of 10 questions each will quiz you on subjects like movies animals music food history geography and more Trivia nights are appropriate for all ages No registration required Simply join us online at brantlibrary ca trivianight Tuesdays in June at 7 00 pm Staycation 2021 doesn t have to be a bore Sign up for one or all of our inspiring sessions with local experts like Spicy Jan of Tasty Road Trips as she highlights some of the great local places to eat drink and explore After you ve eaten your fill join local artist Kristine MacGregor for a fun and informative evening about local arts and culture opportunities Finally getting outside to explore is a great way to stay local get active and be healthy during your holidays Brad from the Grand River Conservation Authority shares some great spots to visit hikes biking trails beaches and more Sign up early as space is limited June 1 Food and Drink with Spicy Jan June 8 Arts and Culture with Kristine MacGregor June 15 Outdoor Adventure with the GRCA Storybook Walks in the Park Take the family outside and enjoy a picture book as you stroll We ve set up Storybook Walks in area parks with our friends at County of Brant Community Services Visit the Green Lane Sports Complex 8 Green Lane Paris or the Mt Pleasant Nature Park 755 Mt Pleasant Rd Mt Pleasant to experience this free family activity Visit frequently our stories are updated regularly Check out brantlibrary ca storybookwalk for the latest news Please be sure to practice social distancing and respect other visitors space while you explore

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Virtual Book Club Spring Adult Programs Last Tuesday of the month from April June at 2 00 pm Adult Program Registration Information Registration is required for all adult programs unless otherwise stated All programs are hosted online via Zoom videoconferencing software unless otherwise stated All programs are free and are one hour long unless otherwise stated Registration for programs and events may be made in person by phone 519 442 2433 or online at brantlibrary ca calendar Arts and Crafts On Demand Stay connected through the shared experience of reading We ll discuss a new book or topic each month A great way to be introduced to new people books and ideas Everyone welcome in this fun and inclusive club Meal Planning and Preparation Tuesday May 4 at 7 00 pm Sick of the same meals Tired of trying to decide what to make for dinner every day Struggling to find time to do food prep Join Katie Haneke a Registered Dietitian at Grand River Community Health Centre for tips on how to make meal planning work for you ways to make food prep more manageable and quick and easy recipe ideas to try The Art of Storytelling Tuesday May 18 at 7 00 pm Learn how to clearly share your story find your voice and get heard In this free workshop you ll be taught various ways of expressing yourself from the podium to the written word through poetry song or essay Find ways that fit who you are and what you want to say Save the Evidence Wednesday June 2 at 7 00 pm Presented by the Woodland Cultural Centre this presentation will discuss the history of the Mohawk Institute Residential School the mandate and history of the Woodland Cultural Centre and the Save the Evidence Campaign Bi weekly beginning Wednesday April 7 on brantlibrary ca youtube This spring our very own Kelly Dinsmore will show you how to create amazing works of art with simple materials Sign up for our 3 part continuation of the popular Canvas Creations series or try something entirely new Free supplies available on a first come first served basis to those who register to participate To register use our online event calendar at brantlibrary ca calendar or call us at 519 442 2433 beginning at 12 00 pm one week prior to each craft video Early registrations will not be accepted Canvas Creations Art Explorations April 7 Flower Zendoodle April 21 Minimalist Painting May 5 Canvas and Material Come Together May 19 June 2 June 16 June 30 Whimsical Windchimes Welcoming Words Rose Wreath Canada Day Celebration Spring Cleaning Series Tuesdays in April at 7 00 pm Our trio of topics will teach you how to avoid the use of harsh chemicals in your home organize like a pro and learn how to file every scrap of paper in your home office school living area April TBD DIY Chemical Free Cleaning date to be determined April 20 Organize Your Life with expert Elaine Jermy from Organized Solutions April 27 File in Style with Jess from Jb6 Co Staycation Series Container Gardening Wednesday April 21 at 7 00 pm Container gardening is ideal for those with little or no garden space while also adding versatility to gardens large and small Join Cheryl Losch to learn tips to transform your container balcony and small space garden ideas into reality Brant Writes Second Wednesday of the month from April June at 7 00 pm Do you love to write Join us this spring as we cover a variety of topics to help improve our writing share our work and connect with other aspiring writers in Brant All levels and writing abilities welcome This is a place for us to grow discuss and share ideas Sign up for the Brant Writes Writers Club today and be part of a thriving writing community Thursday Trivia Nights Thursdays at 7 30 pm from April 15 June 24 Play along at home four rounds of 10 questions each will quiz you on subjects like movies animals music food history geography and more Trivia nights are appropriate for all ages No registration required Simply join us online at brantlibrary ca trivianight Tuesdays in June at 7 00 pm Staycation 2021 doesn t have to be a bore Sign up for one or all of our inspiring sessions with local experts like Spicy Jan of Tasty Road Trips as she highlights some of the great local places to eat drink and explore After you ve eaten your fill join local artist Kristine MacGregor for a fun and informative evening about local arts and culture opportunities Finally getting outside to explore is a great way to stay local get active and be healthy during your holidays Brad from the Grand River Conservation Authority shares some great spots to visit hikes biking trails beaches and more Sign up early as space is limited June 1 Food and Drink with Spicy Jan June 8 Arts and Culture with Kristine MacGregor June 15 Outdoor Adventure with the GRCA Storybook Walks in the Park Take the family outside and enjoy a picture book as you stroll We ve set up Storybook Walks in area parks with our friends at County of Brant Community Services Visit the Green Lane Sports Complex 8 Green Lane Paris or the Mt Pleasant Nature Park 755 Mt Pleasant Rd Mt Pleasant to experience this free family activity Visit frequently our stories are updated regularly Check out brantlibrary ca storybookwalk for the latest news Please be sure to practice social distancing and respect other visitors space while you explore

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Spring Children s Programs Children s Program Registration Information County of Brant Public Library APRIL JUNE 2021 Registration for Spring Children s Programs begins Saturday March 27 All programs are hosted online via Zoom videoconferencing software unless otherwise stated All programs are free and are 30 minutes long unless otherwise stated Registration for programs and events may be made in person by phone 519 442 2433 or online at brantlibrary ca calendar Virtual Storytimes Welcome spring with the library Let s enjoy songs rhymes and stories together Fun for children of all ages Wednesdays April 21 May 5 May 19 June 2 at 11 00 am Wednesdays April 28 May 12 May 26 at 4 30 pm Thursdays April 29 May 13 May 27 at 11 00 am Thursdays April 22 May 6 May 20 June 3 at 4 30 pm One Book One Brant By Chance Alone by Max Eisen Spring Storytimes How much spring fun can you handle Enjoy a sunny spring theme each week with stories interactive activities rhymes and songs Fun for children of all ages Craft kits for programs week of April 19 May 3 will be available starting April 12 Craft kits for programs week of May 10 June 1 will be available starting May 3 Craft kits are not required for program participation Register for each program you would like to attend Spring Fling Story Thing Tuesdays at 11 00 am April 20 Butterflies April 27 Bunnies Hop May 4 Spring Showers May 11 Superheroes May 18 Picnics May 25 Fairy Tales June 1 Living Things Friday Spring Fun Fridays at 11 00 am April 23 Frogs April 30 Rainbows May 7 Family Love May 14 Bunnies May 21 Transportation May 28 Ladybugs June 4 Flowers PA Day Fun Friday June 11 at 11 00 am Pick up a craft kit and join us online Craft kits will be available for pickup before the program For kids in Grade 1 Let s Read Virtual Author Visits Celebrate family literacy Visit us online at brantlibrary ca youtube to watch the 2021 Let s Read Family Literacy Committee featured author videos featuring books by George Neeb Ashley Barron Marsha Skrypuch April and Nicole Wellwood May FREE Kids Create Kits Bring home a fun and educational craft from the library to enjoy with your child Each month our kits include the materials you ll need except scissors and glue to make something special Pick up your kit at any library branch while supplies last Learn more at brantlibrary ca kidscreate One Book Clubs Tuesday April 13 at 2 00 pm or 7 00 pm Zoom online program One Book One Brant celebrates its 16th year in 2021 Join other book lovers in our community and participate in discussions of this year s One Book One Brant title By Chance Alone by Max Eisen Registration is required to attend Finale Author Event Sunday April 18 at 1 30 pm Zoom online program Hear Max Eisen speak about his experiences as we wrap up this year s annual community read event Register now to avoid disappointment as space is limited Learn more about One Book One Brant and Max Eisen s amazing story by visiting our webpage brantlibrary ca onebookonebrant