Summer Program

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Kids summer reading club and program

Welcome to BPL Children's Summer Programs
Summer is a time for Fun and Play!

We’re celebrating Canada in lots of awesome ways.  Join us for a variety of programs during the summer including our kick off day with Captain Corbin the Magical Pirate.  Come out to meet a blue tongued-skink, a chinchilla, and other furry friends when The Zoo Crew is here.  We’ll have Crafty Canadian Wednesdays!  There’s something for everyone!

Summer BrochureHow To Register
Preregistration is required.  Registration starts June 17, 2017.
You can register in person or by phone 613-968-6731 #2235.
All programs are free except Captain Corbin on July 4th. Tickets $2.50 each.
TD Summer Reading Program

Kids 2 to 12 are invited to join our TD Summer Reading Club. 
Read across Canada!  Four teams will race across the country.  You will be given a team colour, the more you read, the faster your team will be.  Read (or have someone read to you) any book of your choice.  come in and tell us about what you're reading to get a ballot for one of our great weekly prizes, and a train to add to your team's track.  Get 1 bonus ballot per visit by completing a challenge on the Map of Canada in your reading log book.  The more you visit, the more changes you have to win!

You could win prizes for: 
MarineLand, Niagara parks, Toronto Zoo, Ontario Science Centre, Jungle Cat World, CN Tower, Canadian National Exhibition, Quinte Wellness Centre, Quinte Mall, Niagara Parks, Kingston 1000 Islands Cruises, Fort Henry, YMCA, Palytrium, Doyle Food Services Ltd., and Canada Science, Agriculture & Technology, Aviation Museum, 

All ballots will also be entered into the grand prize draw for a Via Rail round trip to Toronto for 4. All the ballots must be submitted by Thursday, August 17, 10:00 a.m.

Come pick up your TD summer reading club kit on Sat. June 17 as we kick off our summer program with stories and crafts at 10:30 a.m. or drop by the 1st floor Children's, Youth and Reader's Advisory desk anytime! 
Please check out the TD Summer Reading Club website for fun games and activities.
Special thanks to our sponsors for the summer reading program prizes.
 Jungle Cat world  Marineland Canada Science and Technology Museum City of Belleville Old Fort Henry P&G CNE YMCA
Ontario Science Centre  Niagara parks    Toronto Zoo Thousand Island Cruises  Playtrium Doyle Food Services Ltd Quinte Mall