You Are Here: Home:Public Libraries:Programs & Events:Chatham Branch

Programs & Events - Chatham Branch

Download Chatham Branch Fall Children's Flyer

Die Cut Days
Date: Wednesdays, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Saturdays, September 2, September 30, October 28, November 25, December 9, December 23, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Die cut machines punch themed shapes and letters for classrooms, paper crafts, journals, and more! Bring your own paper or cardstock. Laminating service available.

Mother Goose
Date: Wednesdays, September 13 to November 29
Time: 10:00 am

Songs, rhymes, and stories for children 0 to 24 months and their caregivers. Please bring a blanket to sit on. No registration, drop in!

STEAM Storytime
Date: Tuesdays, September 12 to November 28
Time: 10:00 am

Explore and discover Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math through songs, stories, and interactive play! Best suited for 0 to 4 years. No registration, drop in!

Family Storytime
Date: Thursdays, September 14 to November 30
Time: 10:00 am and 6:30 pm

Songs, rhymes, and stories that are fun for the whole family! No registration, drop in! *Special Stuffie Sleepover Storytime at 6:00 pm on Thursday, September 28

Everyday Science Mania
Date: Saturday, September 16
11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Investigate physics, mechanical engineering, chemistry, coding, the environment, and lots more through hands on activities for all ages and curiosity levels! Provided in partnership with University of Waterloo Engineering Science Quest. Free program, no registration. Drop in!

Special Populations Storytime
Date: Mondays, September 18, October 2, November 6, and December 4
Time: 9:30 am

Join us for interactive stories, rhymes, sensory activities, and music. Open to all abilities and all ages. Drop in! 

Roald Dahl Day!
Date: Thursday, September 21
Time: 4:00 to 8:00 pm, Special Storytime at 6:30 pm

Celebrate the fabulous worlds and works of Roald Dahl, including Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, and James and the Giant Peach! All ages, drop in!

Caturday Cat Café
Saturday, September 23
10:30 am to 2:00 pm

Join us for a cup of tea or coffee and play and snuggle with some adorable kitties while you learn about the work that the Chatham Pet and Wildlife Rescue does in the community and discover how you can help. Children 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult. For the wellbeing of the animals, staff may need to limit the number of Café participants. The Caturday Cat Café is brought to you in partnership with Chatham Pet and Wildlife Rescue and is held in celebration of the Outside the Lines initiative.

Stuffie Sleepover
Drop-off: Thursday, September 28 at 6:00 pm
Pick-up: Friday, September 29 at 10:00 am

Drop your stuffie off at the library and stay for a special storytime. Come back the next day to see what the stuffies did when they slept over! All ages welcome, drop in!

PA Day Program - LEGO Day!
Date: Friday, September 29

Join us between 10:00 am and 11:30 am for LEGO free play! Then stay for a LEGO Movie Double Header with The Lego Movie at 1:00 pm and Lego Batman at 3:00 pm.

Therapy Dog Saturday
Date: Saturdays, September 30, October 28, November 25
Time: 10:30 am

Spend the morning with St. John Ambulance Therapy Dogs! All ages, drop in!

Imagination Station
Date: Tuesdays, October 3 to December 19
Time: 6:00 to 8:00 pm

Tuesday evenings come alive when our imaginations take flight in the Children's Room! Come discover, play, and create. Special Family Fort Nights on October 3, November 7, and December 5.

Coding Club
Date: Thursdays, October 5 to November 9
Time: 3:30 to 4:30 pm

Learn how to code using online platforms! Open to children 9 years and older. Drop in!

My Little Pony
Date: Thursday, October 19
Time: 4:00 to 8:00 pm, Special Storytime at 6:30 pm

Where friendship and magic collide! Discover your cutie mark and have fun with our pony friends! All ages, drop in!

Intro to 3D Printing - October
Dates: Thursdays, October 19 and 26
Time: 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Explore the thrilling world of 3D design and get certified to use the library's 3D printing Service. First print is FREE! Registration required.

Hallowe'en Hullabaloo Storytime
Date: Tuesday, October 24
Time: 6:30 pm

Join us for an evening of Spooktacular Hallowe'en Fun -- Bunnies and Carrots! What did you say? Bunnies aren't scary?? ...just wait and see. Costumes are welcome! Drop in!

Canadian Estate Planning for Canadians
Date: Thursday, October 26
Time: 6:30 to 8:00 pm

Windsor lawyer Terrance Hall will share from his book and answer questions on planning your will and the distribution of your estate.

PA Day Program - Captain Underpants!
Date: Friday, October 27
Time: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Library and underpants unite! Come dressed in your Superhero best! All ages, drop in!

Wacky Tacky Saturday!
Date: Saturday, October 28
Time: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Join us for some wacky tacky activities and crafts! All ages welcome, drop in!

Intro to 3D Printing - November
Dates: Mondays, November 6  and 20 
Time: 6:30 to 7:30 pm

Explore the thrilling world of 3D design and get certified to use the library's 3D printing Service. First print is FREE! Registration required.

Pirates and Mermaids
Date: Thursday, November 16
Time: 4:00 to 8:00 pm, Special Storytime at 6:30 pm

Break out the treasure map, test your fins, and get ready to set sail. The high seas are a place of magic to be discovered! For seafarers of all ages. Drop in!

Library Closed Friday, November 17 for Staff Development

PA Day Program - Stinky Cheese Party!
Date: Friday, November 24
Time: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

You're invited to CKPL's Stinky Cheese Party celebrating Geronimo and Thea Stilton! All ages, drop in!

Remembrance Day Walk-a-Story
Date: November 1 to November 15

Take a moment to remember while reading a Remembrance Day story in downtown Chatham. Ask at Children's Reference Desk to get started.

Intro to 3D Printing - December
Dates: Thursdays, December 7 and 14
Time: 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Explore the thrilling world of 3D design and get certified to use the library's 3D printing Service. First print is FREE! Registration required.

 



Points of Interest
 
Name
 
 


Tags: Library
Last updated:
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
© Copyright Municipality of Chatham-Kent. All Rights Reserved.

Terms of Use·Privacy Policy·Contact Us·Accessibility