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Summer Reading Club Kick-Off Party South

2019-06-22 10:00:00 2019-06-22 14:00:00 America/New_York Summer Reading Club Kick-Off Party South Central

Saturday, June 22
10:00am - 2:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-06-22 10:00:00 2019-06-22 14:00:00 America/New_York Summer Reading Club Kick-Off Party South Get your summer read on! Central

Get your summer read on!

Kick off a summer of reading with your family! Drop by for games and activities at the library. Register for the Summer Reading Club while you’re here. At Central, meet over 40 published writers at the Local Author Fair!

Find out more about the Local Author Fair @Central

Central

Phone: 905.639.3611
Branch manager
Amanda Freeman

Hours
Mon, Sep 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Sep 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Sep 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Sep 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Sep 20 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Sep 21 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Sep 22 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

Upcoming events

Wed, Sep 18, 10:00am - 11:30am
Holland Room
Support the skills & abilities of people living with dementia.

Wed, Sep 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Frank Rose Room
A social hour talking about books.

Wed, Sep 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Wed, Sep 18, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Learn how to sew using a serger.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Sep 18, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Read-aloud storytime + STEAM activity for ages 6 to 9.

Wed, Sep 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Holland Room
With the Burlington Historical Society

Wed, Sep 18, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Wed, Sep 18, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Centennial Hall
Urban Roots (2011)

Wed, Sep 18, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Children's Program Room
Gain volunteer experience and serve our community.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Sep 19, 9:30am - 11:30am
Holland Room
Learn how to manage your memory changes.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Sep 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Thu, Sep 19, 10:45am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Thu, Sep 19, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Thu, Sep 19, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Holland Room
How to increase your income & reduce expenses.

Fri, Sep 20, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Fri, Sep 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
Builders Room
Explore - Discover - Play together!

Fri, Sep 20, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Sat, Sep 21, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Sat, Sep 21, 10:00am - 11:30am
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Sat, Sep 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children’s Storytime Tree
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Sat, Sep 21, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Learn coding basics.

Sun, Sep 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Centennial Hall
Steven Spielberg - The Post (2017)

Sun, Sep 22, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Outside Burlington History Room
Reading + Discussion

Mon, Sep 23, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Mon, Sep 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for ages 4 to 12 months + adult caregivers.

Mon, Sep 23, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Children's Program Room
Learn how to be a confident presenter. 8-week class
Registration is now closed

Tue, Sep 24, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Tue, Sep 24, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Holland Room
Live well with chronic health conditions.

Tue, Sep 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Teen Area
A dementia-friendly stroll down Memory Lane.

Tue, Sep 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Tue, Sep 24, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
A free college-prep course through City School by Mohawk

Tue, Sep 24, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Ron Ness Training Room
A next-level club!
Registration is now closed

Tue, Sep 24, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Listen to a novel we've chosen together.

Tue, Sep 24, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Tue, Sep 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Centennial Hall
Guest speaker photographer Paul Sparrow

Tue, Sep 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Wed, Sep 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Wed, Sep 25, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Builders Room
Read-aloud storytime + STEAM activity for ages 6 to 9.

Wed, Sep 25, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Learn time-saving short cuts & more.

Wed, Sep 25, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Wed, Sep 25, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Frank Rose Room
Writing support meet-up.

Wed, Sep 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Children's Program Room
Back health through exercise & education.

Thu, Sep 26, 9:30am - 11:30am
Holland Room
Learn how to manage your memory changes.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Sep 26, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Thu, Sep 26, 10:45am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Thu, Sep 26, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
A free college-prep course through City School by Mohawk

Thu, Sep 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Centennial Hall
True Grit (1969; PG)

Thu, Sep 26, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Fri, Sep 27, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
What you need to know about taking the test.

Fri, Sep 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Builders Room
Explore - Discover - Play together!

Fri, Sep 27, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Children's Program Room
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Fri, Sep 27, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Fri, Sep 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Increase your proficiency using this popular software.
This event is full

Sat, Sep 28, 9:30am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Learn the basics of laser cutting & engraving.
This event is full

Sat, Sep 28, 10:00am - 11:30am
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Sat, Sep 28, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Explore the unique building features of Central branch.

Sat, Sep 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children’s Storytime Tree
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Sun, Sep 29, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Centennial Hall
Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019)

Sun, Sep 29, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Builders Room
Explore art history hands-on!

Sun, Sep 29, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Outside Burlington History Room
Reading + Discussion

Mon, Sep 30, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Mon, Sep 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for ages 4 to 12 months + adult caregivers.

Mon, Sep 30, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Builders Room
Learn how to draw accurate facial proportions & features.

Mon, Sep 30, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Children's Program Room
Learn how to be a confident presenter. 8-week class
Registration is now closed

Mon, Sep 30, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Auditorium
A Burlington Reads special event.

Tue, Oct 01, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Tue, Oct 01, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Holland Room
Live well with chronic health conditions.

Tue, Oct 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
Outside Makerspace
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Tue, Oct 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
Outside Makerspace
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 01, 11:00am - 11:30am
Outside Makerspace
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 01, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Outside Makerspace
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 01, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
A free college-prep course through City School by Mohawk

Tue, Oct 01, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Ron Ness Training Room
A next-level club!
Registration is now closed

Tue, Oct 01, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Listen to a novel we've chosen together.

Canceled
Tue, Oct 01, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
With guest presenter Dr Jagmeet Sethi.

Tue, Oct 01, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Children's Program Room
Connect with other local makers and get inspired.

Tue, Oct 01, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Wed, Oct 02, 10:00am - 11:00am
Frank Rose Room
Discover your next favourite book!

Wed, Oct 02, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Wed, Oct 02, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Builders Room
Read-aloud storytime + STEAM activity for ages 6 to 9.

Wed, Oct 02, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Learn advanced word processing skills.

Wed, Oct 02, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Thu, Oct 03, 9:30am - 11:30am
Holland Room
Learn how to manage your memory changes.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Oct 03, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Thu, Oct 03, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Enhance your job search skills and increase your employment marketability.

Thu, Oct 03, 10:45am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Thu, Oct 03, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
A free college-prep course through City School by Mohawk

Thu, Oct 03, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Thu, Oct 03, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Centennial Hall
Alzheimer Society presents top tips.

Thu, Oct 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Holland Room
Learn how you can make extra income on the side.

Fri, Oct 04, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Fri, Oct 04, 10:00am - 11:00am
Builders Room
Skill building activities for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver.

Fri, Oct 04, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Sat, Oct 05, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Sat, Oct 05, 9:30am - 11:00am
Burlington History Room
Learn about the library's unique historical collection.

Sat, Oct 05, 10:00am - 11:30am
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Sat, Oct 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children’s Storytime Tree
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Sat, Oct 05, 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Children’s Storytime Tree
Stories + Dance = Lots of Fun!

Sun, Oct 06, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Centennial Hall
Steven Spielberg - Empire of the Sun (1987)

Sun, Oct 06, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Outside Burlington History Room
Reading + Discussion

Mon, Oct 07, 9:30am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Learn the basics of laser cutting & engraving.

Mon, Oct 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for ages 4 to 12 months + adult caregivers.

Mon, Oct 07, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Centennial Hall
Working on your family tree?
This event is full

Mon, Oct 07, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Children's Program Room
Learn how to be a confident presenter. 8-week class
Registration is now closed

Tue, Oct 08, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Tue, Oct 08, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Holland Room
Live well with chronic health conditions.

Tue, Oct 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Tue, Oct 08, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
A free college-prep course through City School by Mohawk

Tue, Oct 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Centennial Hall
The White Crow (2018)

Tue, Oct 08, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Ron Ness Training Room
A next-level club!
Registration is now closed

Tue, Oct 08, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Listen to a novel we've chosen together.

Tue, Oct 08, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Tue, Oct 08, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Centennial Hall
A talk on Japanese woodblock prints.

Tue, Oct 08, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Wed, Oct 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Wed, Oct 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Centennial Hall
Presented by Burlington Age-Friendly Council

Wed, Oct 09, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Builders Room
Read-aloud storytime + STEAM activity for ages 6 to 9.

Wed, Oct 09, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Use your computer more efficiently.

Wed, Oct 09, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Wed, Oct 09, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Centennial Hall
On the Basis of Sex (2018)

Thu, Oct 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Thu, Oct 10, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Enhance your job search skills and increase your employment marketability.

Thu, Oct 10, 10:45am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Thu, Oct 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Holland Room
Get started researching your family tree

Thu, Oct 10, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
A free college-prep course through City School by Mohawk

Thu, Oct 10, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Centennial Hall
Midnight Cowboy (1969; R)

Thu, Oct 10, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Fri, Oct 11, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Children's Program Room
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Fri, Oct 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Builders Room
Skill building activities for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver.

Fri, Oct 11, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Create and format charts and tables.
This event is full

Fri, Oct 11, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Sat, Oct 12, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Sat, Oct 12, 10:00am - 11:30am
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Sat, Oct 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children’s Storytime Tree
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Sat, Oct 12, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Children's Program Room
Use your devices with confidence.

Sat, Oct 12, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Builders Room
Learn the basics of laser cutting & engraving.

Sat, Oct 12, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Organize information using spreadsheets.

Sun, Oct 13, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Outside Burlington History Room
Reading + Discussion

Tue, Oct 15, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Tue, Oct 15, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Holland Room
Live well with chronic health conditions.

Tue, Oct 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Tue, Oct 15, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
A free college-prep course through City School by Mohawk

Tue, Oct 15, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Holland Room
Support the skills & abilities of people living with dementia.

Tue, Oct 15, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Ron Ness Training Room
A next-level club!
Registration is now closed

Tue, Oct 15, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Listen to a novel we've chosen together.

Tue, Oct 15, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Tue, Oct 15, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Tue, Oct 15, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Children's Program Room
Connect with other local makers and get inspired.

Wed, Oct 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Frank Rose Room
A social hour talking about books.

Wed, Oct 16, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Wed, Oct 16, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Centennial Hall
Music as a tool for Wellbeing

Wed, Oct 16, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Builders Room
Read-aloud storytime + STEAM activity for ages 6 to 9.

Wed, Oct 16, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Wed, Oct 16, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Children's Program Room
Gain volunteer experience and serve our community.

Thu, Oct 17, 9:00am - 3:30pm
Centennial Hall
A day of celebration for new Canadian citizens

Thu, Oct 17, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Thu, Oct 17, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Enhance your job search skills and increase your employment marketability.

Thu, Oct 17, 10:45am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Thu, Oct 17, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
A free college-prep course through City School by Mohawk

Thu, Oct 17, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Children's Program Room
Prepare your important documents 'just in case.'

Thu, Oct 17, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Thu, Oct 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Centennial Hall
A Burlington Symphony Orchestra event.

Fri, Oct 18, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Fri, Oct 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Builders Room
Skill building activities for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver.

Fri, Oct 18, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.