Stay and Play Activities

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

Wee Readers Storytime 

Dates:  November 4, 18, 25, December 2, 9, 16 (every Monday)
Time:  10:00 am

Looking for a fun and interactive program to attend with your wee little one? We'll sing songs, listen to short stories, learn rhymes and more. Ages 0 to 4. Drop-in.  

Baby Weigh-in and Development Clinic

Dates: October 16, November 20 (Third Wednesday of the month)
Time: 10:00 to 11:00 am

Bring your baby or toddler in to be weighed by a Chatham-Kent Public Health nurse. They will answer your questions about growth and development for your little one. 

EarlyON Pop-Up Station

Date:  October 16, November 20
Time:  10:00 am

Bring your child age 0 to 6 years to the EarlyON pop-up station at the Wheatley Branch. Fun activities for parent and child, as well as time to socialize with other families in the community.

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Ask your librarian about other drop-in & appointment times or locations. 

Settlement Services 

Date: November 6, December 4 (first Wednesday of the month)
Time: 10:00 am to 1:00 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 Wheatley Branch. Come for a visit, browse the books, find out about our free databases or participate in a program designed just for you. Staff are available to come to your location. Contact staff to arrange a visit. 516.825.7131. Visits are arranged around the needs of the class and teacher.