Stay & Play Activities

Come to the library to enjoy a 'make and take' craft or play a game. Each will feature something different. Drop in. 

November is “Make a Will” Month

Have You Made Your Will?
Date: Tuesday, November 20
Time: 6:00 pm
Join us as we celebrate “Make a Will Month” by attending a free legal information workshop presented by Whittal and Company in partnership with the Ontario Bar Association. Learn the significance of having a will, the value of Estate Planning and the importance of Power of Attorney. Registration not required.

Card Making Classes with Jenn Ford from CK Connections

Make Fall Festivities cards
Date: Tuesday, November 27
Time: 6:00 pm
Cost: $10/person

Make 3 cards in the theme of Christmas. Cost is $10.00 per person. You are asked to supply your own glue/tape if possible. All other supplies are included. Registration is required. Please call 519-682-0100 or go to and use keywords 'Card Making' to reserve your spot.

Adult Book Club 

Dates: December 4, January 8 (First Tuesday of the month)
Time: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Everyone is welcome to join in a lively discussion of each month's chosen book. Call or visit the branch to request your copy!

December – The Handmaid's Tale / Margaret Atwood
January – Mrs. Sherlock Holmes / Brad Ricca

Paint Night

Date: December 6, January 3, February 7 (First Thursday of the month)
Time: 6:00 pm

Join our free monthly 'Paint Nights' where you can express yourself, explore with colour, learn new skills, and meet new people with similar interests!
Open to everyone ages 14+. Registration is required. Please call 519-682-0100 or go to and use keywords 'Paint Night' to reserve your spot.

TechConnect at the Tilbury Branch

When: by appointment
Tablet? iPad? Smartphone? eReader? Laptop? MacBook? Have some tech questions? We can help! Sessions are 45 minutes in length. Bring your device along for one-on-one technical help. Call the Tilbury Branch at 519.682.0100 to book a free, 45 minute session.

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Settlement Services

Date: December 5 (First Thursday of every month)  
Time: 1:30 to 4:30 pm

Are you a newcomer to Canada? Settlement Services can help with immigration issues, legal issues, education, housing and more. For more information, please call 519.354.7424.

Group / School Visits

Class visits or group visits are always welcome at the Tilbury Branch. Come for a visit, browse the books, find out about our free databases or participate in a program designed just for you. We are also available to come out to your location. Contact our staff to arrange a visit. 519.682.0100. Visits are arranged around the needs of the class and teacher.

Home Service to Hudson Manor

Twice a month, a volunteer delivers large or regular print books to rooms at the Hudson Manor retirement residence. If you are interested in receiving a book delivery, please call the Tilbury Branch or Hudson Manor for more information.