Children

Green Screen Day


Drop In Event

Saturday, March 16th

 1) We’ll provide an array of fun props.

2) You choose your desired background and pose for pics.

3) Edited photos will be emailed upon completion.

Easter Egg Hunt


Saturday, April 20th at 10:00 a.m.

We will be hiding over 100 plastic Easter eggs filled with fun surprises throughout the library. Participants will receive a basket to collect and get to keep everything they find.  Expect some fun and festive surprises along the way.

Children MUST be registered in advance in order to participate.    905-227-2581

World Book Day and The Edible Book Contest


Tuesday, April 23rd is World Book Day

We’ll be celebrating by dressing as our favourite literary characters.  Come as yours to be entered into a fun draw.  Our main event will be an Edible Book Contest.  Interpret your favourite title into food.  Entries must be received between library hours, 10 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Full contest details will be released April 1st.

Young Writers’ Club


Fun prompts, monthly themes, and other writing  activities.  Aspiring creators are welcome to bring any writing they have been working on and will be provided with a writing & drawing notebook.

Registration is required—905-227-2581

Tween/Teen

Tuesday, April 16th at 6:00 p.m.

Children

Saturday, April 6th at 11:00 a.m.

Gamers


Participate in multiplayer games using the library’s gaming consoles or go solo with one of our iPads.  Enjoy friendly competition and company while you play.  COMING IN MARCH: PS4 virtual reality

Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m.

Tales for Twos and Threes


Thursday mornings from 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

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

  • Coordination games
  • Musical instruments
  • Songs/Stories/RhymesName/object identification

Baby Time


Tuesday mornings beginning September 18th—10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.   Ages 0-2

Introduce your little one to learning through songs, stories, rhymes and introductory

activities such as sensory development and self-awareness.

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.