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CBPL fall flyer - 2021

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Arts and Crafts for Teens YouTube Workshops Create amazing works of art using simple materials Registration for supplies begins Saturday September 18 at 10 00 AM and supplies are available on a first come first served basis Once you have your supplies catch the corresponding DIY workshop video on brantlibrary ca youtube Workshop themes include October Pumpkin Doodling November Mini Macrame Wall Hanging This is a free online program for Teens 13 Hallow Read Reading Challenge October 12 30 Enjoy your favourite seasonal books and celebrate Halloween by reading and completing challenges and activities Read 5 fall or Halloween themed books and earn a special trick or treat prize bag that can be picked up at any library branch on or before Saturday October 30th For full details visit our Reading Challenges page at brantlibrary ca readingchallenges County of Brant Public Library Fall 2021

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Registration for Adult Programs Registration is required for all adult programs All programs are hosted online through Zoom unless otherwise stated All adult programs are free and 1 hour long unless otherwise stated Registration takes place online at brantlibrary ca calendar by phone 519 442 2433 or in person at your local branch Call Connect Sign up for telephone chats with other seniors on a wide range of topics Learn from experts borrow a free take home kit and meet new people All you need is your telephone Upcoming topics are as follows Upcoming Programs September Cooking phone in programs September 8 and 22 October Genealogy phone in programs October 13 and 27 November Crafting phone in programs November 10 and 24 Visit us at brantlibrary ca callandconnect to learn more Saving Seeds Tuesday September 14 7 00 PM Learn the basics of saving your seeds with master gardener Cheryl Losch We ll discuss how to save seeds things to consider easy plants to start with cross pollination harvesting storing and more Wills and Powers of Attorney Thursday September 23 7 00 PM Join us as we welcome local lawyer Ayesha Noorani from the Brantford Brant Community Legal Clinic to walk us through the ins and outs of Wills and Powers of Attorney This introductory program will help answer your questions offer resources and help clarify what needs to be done regarding your will and how best to go about it A great way to boost your understanding of Wills and POAs and a safe and inclusive space to ask your questions Virtual Book Club Last Tuesday of the month September November 2 00 PM Stay connected through the shared experience of reading Join our fall virtual book club where we discuss a new book or topic each month A great way to be introduced to new people books and ideas this is a fun and inclusive space to chat about our shared love of reading Thursday Night Trivia Online Weekly from September 16 to December 16 7 30 PM Test your knowledge as we host an Online Trivia Night via Crowdpurr Play four rounds of 10 questions each quizzing you and the whole family if you like on subjects such as movies animals music food history geography and more Join us online at brantlibrary ca trivianight County of Brant Public Library

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Art Exploration Series YouTube Workshops Bi weekly from Wednesday September 8 to Wednesday December 8 Keep an eye on our social media channels for another series of art workshop videos with Kelly We re also giving away the supplies for each session to a limited number of people Supplies will be available on a first come first served basis to those who register beginning at 12 00 PM one week before each craft Visit brantlibrary ca calendar for craft descriptions Dates are as follows September 8 Rustic String Wreath September 22 Sunflower Paper Mosaic October 6 Bring on the Pumpkins concrete October 20 Fabric Pumpkins November 3 Painting with Black Dots November 17 Back to Black and White December 8 Glass Painting You Belong Here Third Wednesday of the month October December 7 00 PM Are you new to the area and want to learn about all the community has to offer Join us as we highlight what there is to do and where you can access the services you need Upcoming topics are as follows October 20 The Public Library November 17 Arts and Culture featuring the Paris Bohemian Gallery December 15 Medical Resources featuring Cobblestone Medicine and Rehab Centre Homesteading Series Vintage DIY Series Tuesdays in October 7 00 PM Homesteading is a lifestyle of self sufficiency and a popular movement as people re discover methods used by previous generations to take care of themselves and their homes Enhance your skills develop self sufficiency and have fun as we learn November and December 7 00 PM There s something nostalgic about decorating our homes and gifts with styles of by gone years Join us for a 3 week Vintage DIY series where we create gorgeous vintage banners greeting cards simple yet elegant centrepieces and fill our homes with the sights and smells of Upcoming Programs October 5 Candlemaking October 12 Woodworking Basics October 19 Soaps and Cleaning Supplies October 26 Sewing and Fabric DIY Upcoming Programs November 30 Cards and Banners December 7 Centrepieces and Festive Scents December 14 Garlands and Gift Wrapping together the winter season Breads and Soups Tuesdays in November 7 00 PM Join us for a month of delicious soup and bread making With special guests sharing their favourites these evenings will warm your bellies and inspire you in the kitchen Fall 2021

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Registration for Children s Programs Registration for fall children s programs begins Saturday September 18 Registration takes place online at brantlibrary ca calendar in person or by phone All programs are hosted online through Zoom unless otherwise stated All children s programs are free and are 30 minutes long Fall Virtual Storytimes How much fall fun can you handle Enjoy a cool theme each week with stories interactive activities rhymes and songs Craft kits for programs the library will notify parents caregivers before the program date as craft kits become available for pickup Craft kits are not required for program participation Register for each program you would like to attend For children of all ages Fall Into Storytime Tuesdays at 11 00 AM October 5 Apples October 12 Baking October 19 Fall Colours Friday Fall Fun Fridays at 11 00 AM October 8 It s Harvest Time October 15 Apples Apples Apples October 22 Colourful Leaves and Acorns November 16 Hibernation November 23 Dinosaur Fun November 19 A Day at the Farm November 26 Community Helpers October 26 Pumpkins and Halloween November 2 Fall Weather November 9 Popcorn October 29 Let s Visit the Pumpkin Patch November 5 Squirrel Friends November 12 Owl Fun Family Virtual Storytime Wednesdays at 11 00 AM October 6 13 20 and 27 November 3 10 17 and 24 Share an interactive story and song with your child Register for each you would like to attend For children of all ages Read Rhyme Learn some fun rhymes to share with your child Read Rhyme Program Kits the library will notify parents caregivers before the start of the program date when Program Kits become available for pickup Kits will contain rhyme props and mini books to share with your child Thursdays at 11 00 AM register for the 4 week October and or 4 week November program For children of all ages October 7 14 21 and 28 Fall Fun November 4 11 18 and 25 Let s Get Active Kids Create Kits Every month take home a fun craft from the library to enjoy with your child 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 County of Brant Public Library How to register for programs Online brantlibrary ca calendar By phone 519 442 2433 In person at your local branch

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Free School Age Virtual Programs PA Daze Fridays at 11 00 AM October 8 and November 12 Kids are never bored on a PA Day thanks to the library Pick up a craft kit and join us online for a fun and engaging program Craft kits for programs the library will notify parents caregivers before the program date when craft kits become available for pickup For children in Grades 1 Coding for Kids Saturdays at 10 00 AM October 2 16 and 30 November 13 and 27 and December 11 Learn computer science basics with fun interactive coding sessions Miss Rachel is here to guide your child through an Introduction to Programming via EduCode Academy For children ages 8 12 Dungeons Dragons Virtual Play Learn to play D D we ll build characters learn fifth edition rules roll some dice and HAVE FUN No experience necessary experts and beginners are all welcome Registration is required Wednesdays October 6 to November 24 3 30 PM 5 30 PM School ages 10 Fridays October 8 November 26 3 30 PM 5 30 PM High school students Storybook Walks in the Park Enjoy year round Take the family outside and enjoy a picture book as you stroll We ve set up Storybook Walks in local parks with our friends at County of Brant Community Services Check out brantlibrary ca storybookwalks for the latest stories and locations Please practice physical distancing and respect the space of others while you explore Early Literacy Calendars Download or pickup from your local branch Pick up a copy of our Early Literacy Calendar and discover a month s worth of fun daily activities that will help your child build their reading and comprehension skills Follow our social media channels every Sunday for more early literacy ideas Download a copy of the calendar at brantlibrary ca kidscreate County of Brant Public Library Fall 2021

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Share your ideas for a chance to win a new iPad Fill out a quick survey and tell us what your perfect library looks like Your thoughts matter and help us continue to create diverse and entertaining programs We can t wait to hear from you Learn more at brantlibrary ca survey Donate to our Seed Library Borrow grow return Contribute to our Seed Library and drop off herb vegetable and or flower seeds from what you grew this year We are also happy to accept new and gently used seed packets Learn more about our Seed Library at brantlibrary ca seedlibrary Thank you for your support and we ll see you in the spring of 2022 Sign up for our library newsletters Stay up to date on library developments exciting new services reading suggestions and featured storytimes and sign up for Something for Everyone and our Storytime Newsletter Learn more at brantlibrary ca newsletter Learn with Niche Academy We ve put together how to videos to help you make the most of our website online library services and digital library Watch and learn with Niche Academy at brantlibrary ca nicheacademy Make Play To Go Backpacks Place a hold today Encourage early literacy and a love of reading with a Make Play to Go Backpack Each backpack contains a toy 3 stories and a booklet of early literacy activities Explore Make Play to Go Backpacks on our website at brantlibrary ca gear County of Brant Public Library How to register for programs Online brantlibrary ca calendar By phone 519 442 2433 In person at your local branch County of Brant Public Library Fall 2021