Caledon Public Library

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Please check in again soon for more details about Winter 2017 programs for children of all ages.

WINTER 2017

 The winter edition of Books and Beyond is here!  

Pick up your copy at any of our seven branches

or download a copy right here!

 

 

 

Write to the Troops: Valentines for Vets

December 27 - January 22 | All Branches | All Ages

Stop by the library and show your support for the men and women of the Canadian Forces by drawing a valentine or designing a postcard to be sent to our troops overseas.

 

Ewe Can Knit

Mondays: January 9, 16, 23, 30 | Margaret Dunn Valleywood Branch | 7 - 8 pm

Free with advance registration | Ages 6 - 12

Do you knit or crochet? Do you want to learn? Bring your knitting needles or crochet hooks and get started! No experience required. Knitting needles or crochet hooks will be available for borrowing while supplies are available.

 

Building Resiliency in Girls

Mondays: January 9, 16, 23, 30; February 6, 13, 20, 27 | Albion Bolton Branch | 5 - 6:30 pm

Free with advance registration | Ages 11 - 14

CPL is pleased to be once again partnering with the Elizabeth Fry Foundation for an 8-week Building Resiliency in Girls program that will focus on self-esteem, promoting positive relationships and more!

It's Your World - Read It!

January 10 - February 10 | All Branches | All Ages | Free Drop-in

It's Your World - Read It! Particpate in our interactive display featuring great books from around the world. Have you read a great book that takes place in another province or country? Is the main character Japanese or Australian or African? Help us travel around the world with reading. Add a sticker to the location on the world map at your closest branch to show where you have travelled with books. Check out our website for recommended reads featuring characters and places from around the world.

 

Do-Write Club

Tuesdays: January 10, 17, 24, 31; February 7, 14, 21, 28 | Albion Bolton Branch

5 - 6 pm | Ages 6 - 12 | Free drop-in

This club brings together kids who like to write or would like to practice their writing skills. Do you have great stories going on inside your head and are just itching to share them? Or, do you have a great story to tell and just don't know where to start? Then this is the club for you, where you'll get the opportunity to brainstorm, create, write, draw and share the things that inspire you.

 

Reading Buddies

Wednesdays: January 11, 18, 25; February 1, 8, 15, 22; March 1 | Albion Bolton Branch

5:30 - 6:15 pm | Ages 6 - 10 | Free with advance registration

This is a registered program for children to spend time each week reading aloud with a trained buddy. More information: contact ys@caledon.library.on.ca or call Leo Scardicchio at 905-857-1400 ext 239 by January 8. Please note that the number of registrants is dependent upon the number if available volunteers. First come, first served.

 

Chess Fun

Wednesdays: January 11, 18, 25; February 1, 8, 15, 22; March 1 | Albion Bolton Branch

7 - 8 pm | Ages 6+ | Free with advance registration

Caledon Public Library is searching for its next Chess Guru and challenges you to test your skills. Here’s your chance to challenge other like-minded players. Participants will be encouraged to play new opponents weekly. Will it be YOU who earns the most victories?

 

Popcorn & A Flick

Thursdays: Januray 12, 19, 26; February 2, 9, 16, 23 | Albion Bolton Branch | 6:30 pm

All Ages | Free drop-in

Escape the cold and settle down on Thursday evenings at the Caledon Public Library for some freshly popped popcorn all the while enjoying a movie our big screen. Adult accompaniment is required. All films screened will be rated G, PG or PG 13. Check our website for an updated list of movie titles. Titles subject to change based on availability. 

January 12: The Huntsman Winter’s War

January 19: Pete’s Dragon

January 26: The Good Dinosaur

February 2: Goosebumps

February 9: Surf’s Up

February 16: Wreck it Ralph

February 23: Toy Story 3