Children

Mythical March Break*


Monday, March 16th

10:00 a.m. Adopt a Monster

2:00 p.m. Create a Fairy Garden

Tuesday, March 17th

1:00 p.m. Unicorn Storytime

3:00 p.m. Mythical Green Screen

4:00 p.m. The Great Pokémon Character Hunt

6:00 p.m. Mermaid Scales Wall Art

Wednesday, March 18th

10:00 a.m. Dragon Taco Party

2:00 p.m. Dragon Crafternoon

Thursday, March 19th

2:00 p.m. Mythical Character Creation

Friday, March 20th

2:00 p.m. Abominable Screening

All Day Drop In  Mythical Creatures Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, March 21st

2:00 p.m. Monster Bingo

*See MARCH BREAK GUIDE 2020 for more details.

Gardening Workshops


Start Your Seeds

Participants will receive materials and instruction  to start their plants from scratch.

Adult Class: Tuesday, March 10th at 6:00 p.m.

Children’s Class: Saturday, March 14th at 2:00 p.m.

Indoor Sprouts

Participants will receive the materials and instruction to get started growing healthful indoor sprouts.

Children’s Class: Saturday, April 18th at 2:00 p.m.

Adult Class: Tuesday, April 21st at 6:00 p.m.

$2 fee (all supplies provided)

Registration is required: 905-227-2581.

*Look out for our Seed Library, returning this April.

Saturday Drop Ins


Craft Saturdays

Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Drop in for a fun new craft every week.  No registration required.  Craft can be completed at any time during this block.  Ages 12 & under.

Scavenger Hunt Saturdays

Saturdays—All day drop in 

Complete a new scavenger hunt every week. Scavenger Hunt rules will be available at both  service desks.  Small prizes will be awarded for all completed entries.

Family Movie Nights


Enjoy a free film (with popcorn!) and enter to win a movie-related prize.  No registration required.

Monday, March 16th at 5:45 p.m. Frozen II  

Monday, April 27th at 5:45 p.m. Spies in Disguise

Easter Egg Hunt


Saturday, April 11th at 10:00 a.m.

Registered participants will receive special instructions on which eggs to look for, ensuring all participants are able to find a special surprise.

Registration is required by Saturday, April 4th

$2.00 fee  905-227-2581

Bedtime Stories


Wednesday evenings from 6:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

The Bedtime Stories program is similar to our morning early literacy programs, but features calming activities, songs, and stories.

Please register prior to your first session.  Contact the library for further details.  905-227-2581

Snacks & Stories


An after school option for ages  4-8.  Wednesdays from 3:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.

Registration is required for your first session:  905-227-2581

Baby Time


Tuesday mornings 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Introduce your little one to learning through songs, stories, rhymes and introductory activities such as sensory development and self-awareness.  Ages 0-2.

Registration is required for your first session: 905-227-2581.

Tales for Twos and Threes


Thursday morning

10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Participate in a range of fun and educational activities with your little one!

Registration is required for your first session: 905-227-2581.

Therapy Tails


Therapy Tails visit the Thorold Public Library on the first Saturday of every month from 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. in the children’s reading circle.  Animal reading buddies foster basic social skills and confidence in young readers. The unconditional support of a canine companion allows for a safe and nonjudgmental environment in which children get excited about learning and grow their love of reading.  There is no cost to participate in this program.