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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!

Get ready for a jam packed summer of new adventures.
Drop in anytime between 10am -12 and 1-4pm on Monday through Wednesday for activities, science experiments, and crafts. Thursday’s music/storytime and Saturday’s engineering programs are also drop in but have specific hours.  Programs are for all ages with the exception of the Thursday afternoon Junior fun which is ages 9-12.  Space is limited for Thursday afternoons, sign up starts June 24th for the gaming and coding programs.
Programs will continue while supplies last, and families may be asked to wait for an opening if the
room is at capacity.

Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Summer Program brochure.pdf

Summer Brochure
No Registration required!
All programs are free except BenTastic on July 3rd and Little Ray's Reptile Zoo on July 22nd. Tickets $2.50 each (2& under Free).  The special presentation by the Dinosaur Lady on July 16th required only the kids to have a ticket ($2.00 each) as there is limited space. Tickets can be purchased in person at the Reader's Advisory desk in the library.
TD Summer Reading Program

Kids 2 to 12 are invited to join our TD Summer Reading Club. Sign up for our reading program starting June 15th and receive a reading log book, team colour and challenge page. Come in and tell us about what you're reading and complete challenges to be entered into our weekly and end of summer draw for awesome prizes!
You could win prizes for: 
MarineLand, Niagara parks, CN Tower, Medieval Times, Casa Loma, Canadian National Exhibition, Niagara Parks, Toronto Zoo, Medieval Times, 1000 Islands and Trolley Tour, Hanley Corp., and Canadian Agriculture and Food Museum OR Canadian Aviation and Space Museum OR Canadian Science and Technology Museum.  Plus amazing weekly prizes!  Ballots are available at the Children's, Youth and Reader's Advisory desk.

All ballots will also be entered into the grand prize draw for a $500 gift voucher for Via Rail. All the ballots must be submitted by Thursday, August 15, 10:00 a.m.  Join us on August 15th for our Wilderness Adventures Party at 11:00 am and discover who the lucky prize winners are.

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.