Stay & Play Activities

Check out our Stay and Play activity table. Everyone welcome.

TD Summer Reading Club

Date: Saturday, June 22
Registration begins and continues through the summer.
 

Staycation Stay & Play

Date: August 19 to August 31
Time: Drop in
Explore nature with games, activities and crafts to make your time at home feel like a vacation! All ages. 

 

Visit often for your chance to win prizes donated by…

Canadian Belgian Dutch Club, Kinsmen Club of Wallaceburg, McDonalds, Royal Canadian Legion Branch 18, Stekelbos Watch and Clock,Taylor’s Convenience Store,  Becky Green, Karen Kennedy, Allison Lee, Carolyn Cornish, Donna Stokes, Karen Walsh, Charlie Ermatinger, Ariel and Liam Sterling-McGuire and Wallaceburg Branch staff.

Canadian Belgium Dutch Club Kinsmen Club of Wallaceburg McDonalds Royal Canadian Legion Branch 18

Tech Connect

Date: Tuesday, September 3, October 1, November 5 & December 3
Time: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm by appointment

Library Databases, APPS, Digitizing photos, Email, Social Media, Tablet and iPad basics. FREE one-on-one assistance.

World Of Wellness (WOW)

Date:  September 10, 24, October 8, 22, November 12, 26, February 11, 25 and March 10 & 24
Time: 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Present by Chatham-Kent Community Health Centers

Second and fourth Tuesday of every month

WOW offers a variety of activities such as coffee and conversation, movies, crafts, yoga, painting and more! Registration not required. 

LEGO

Date: Saturday, September 14, October 12, November 9 and December 14
Time: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Everyone is welcome to come and get creative with our bins of LEGO.

Storytime

Date: Thursday, September 19, 26 and October 3, 10, 17 & 24
Time: 10:45 am

Ages 2, 3 & 4. Children, parents and caregivers will enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, rhymes, rhythm instruments and crafts. Registration required. 

Adult Book Club

Date: Tuesday, September 24
Time: 6:30 pm

Join Tracy for a discussion about the book, "The Hate You Give" by Angie Thomas.  Pick up your copy today! Registration not required.

Three Little Pigs Makerspace

Date: Friday, September 27
Time: 2:30 pm

Will your house be strong or will the Big Bad Wolf blow it down! Ages 5 + Registration required.

Weaving the Rainbow

Date: Thursday, October 10
Time: 2:30 pm

Have you ever wanted to learn to weave? Join us for a relaxing afternoon as we make a colorful woven wall hanging. No experience necessary, just bring your imagination! Registration required.

Adult Book Club

Date: Tuesday, October 29
Time: 6:30 pm

Join Tracy in a discussion of 'The Rosie Project" by Graeme Simsion. Books are available at the Wallaceburg Branch! Registration is not required. 

Parent-Child Mother Goose

Dates: Tuesdays, November 5, 12, 19 & 26
Time: 2:00 pm

Join Jackie from EarlyON and Jessica from CKPL for songs, rhymes and stories for children ages 0-3 and their caregiver.  Please bring a blanket to sit on. Registration not required.

Reading Buddies

Date: Thursday, November 14, 21, 28 and December 5, 12 & 19
Time: Appointment times: 6:00 pm / 6:30 pm / 7:00 pm

Reading Buddies offer free one-on-one assistance to children in grades 1 through 6 who would like practice reading. Volunteers spend 30 minutes with each child encouraging and motivating them to read using literacy-based games, activities and high-interest readers. Registration required.

Adult Colouring and Puzzles

Date: Wednesdays
Time: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm 
Ages: Open to all

What a great way to spend a few minutes or hours! Colouring is a great way to de-stress and relax. Open to everyone ages 16 and older. We even provide the materials! We have a large poster to complete that reads, "Love Your Library." Drop in. 

Scrabble Club

Date: Wednesday afternoons 
Time: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

How do you spell fun? S-C-R-A-B-B-L-E!  Drop in to the Wallaceburg Branch for a friendly game. All skills levels are welcome. Bring your own board or borrow one from the library. Registration is not required.

Chicks with Sticks

Date: Thursday afternoons
Time: 1:30 to 3:00 pm 

Do you like to knit or crochet? Would you like to learn how? Join us every Thursday afternoon to trade patterns, give suggestions or to learn how to knit or crochet. Always something different for the change in season!

Group / School Visits

Class visits or group visits are always welcome at the Wallaceburg Branch. Come for a visit, browse the books, find out about our free databases or participate in a program designed just for you. Contact our staff 519.627.5292 to arrange a visit. Visits are arranged around the needs of the class and teacher.