Caledon Public Library

Children

Check out the new 2019 Fall Books & Beyond guide to programs, services, resources and more at Caledon Public Library!

*Please note that programs below marked with an Asterisk require registration.

Science Literacy Week 

Sept. 16-22
In recognition of SciLit Week, CPL is happy to be participating with children’s science book displays across all branches, complete with some fun science-related activities and special events. 

Oh Baby!

BYOB – Bring Your Own Baby! CPL has several great programs that allow you to spend time with your bundle of joy, learn new things and meet other parents!

  • *Babywearing
    Discover what different types of baby carriers are available and learn how to use your new baby carrier with ease while carrying your child safely and securely. 
    Sept. 26 | 6:45pm | Margaret Dunn Valleywood
  • *Salsa Babies
    Socialize with other parents, introduce your child to music and get a great workout, all to a Latin beat.  Your baby must be in a carrier.
    October 16 | 10:30am | Albion Bolton
  • *Baby Prom (Birth to 4)
    Come in your cutest outfits and best smiles for our photo op and practice your coolest dance moves!
    Nov. 29 | 10:30am | Albion Bolton

So Fun at Southfields

  • Lego Learning Lab (All Ages)
    Complete the tasks on your Lego Builders bingo card to enter for your chance to win a prize!       
    Sept. 10 | 4pm | Pop-Up Library in the Storefront at Southfields
  • *Fairy Tale Tea Party (All Ages) ALLERGY ALERT
    Dress up in your favourite fairy tale costume and join us for a tea party in the woods.
    Oct. 15 | 5pm | Pop-Up Library in the Storefront at Southfields
  • *Field Guide to Dinosaurs (All Ages)
    Become a dino expert as we explore the exciting world of dinosaurs. There will be dino
    stories, songs, activities and snacks. Wear your fanciest or most ferocious attire.       
    Nov. 12 | 5pm |  Pop-Up Library in the Storefront at Southfields

Fall Fun at CPL

  • Chess for Kids (Ages 6-14)
    Tuesdays | Sept. 3-Nov. 19 | 2-4pm | Alton
  • *Homework Buddies (Ages 6-10)
    Mondays | Sept. 30-Nov. 18 | 5:15pm | Albion Bolton
    Tuesdays | Oct.1-Nov. 19 | 5:15pm | Albion Bolton
  • *Rescue Readers (Ages 7-12)
    Wednesdays Oct. 2-Nov. 20, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM 
  • *Turning Pages Book Club (Ages 4-7)
    Thursdays | Oct. 3- Nov. 21 | 5:30pm | Albion Bolton
  • *Yellow Fish Road: Learn About Pollution from the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (Ages 6+)
    Oct. 5 | 10am | Margaret Dunn Valleywood
  • Not Every Hero Wears a Cape (All Ages)
    October 8 | 5pm | Pop-Up Library in the Storefront at Southfields
    October 10 | 6:30pm | Albion Bolton
  • PA Day Activities (All Ages)
    Oct. 11 | 10:30am-12pm | Caledon Village
    Oct. 11 | 1-3pm | Albion Bolton
    Nov. 15 | 1-3pm | Albion Bolton
    Nov. 15 | 1-3pm | Margaret Dunn Valleywood
  • Postcards for Peace (All Ages)
    Postcards will be available at all branches from Oct. 1 - 26.
  • Escape Boxes (Ages 6-12)
    Nov. 23-Jan.4 | Albion Bolton, Margaret Dunn Valleywood, Caledon East, Alton

 

Tween Programs (Ages 10-12)

  • *Super Smash Bros Tournament (Ages 10-12)
    Oct.11 | 1-3pm | Albion Bolton Branch
  • *Anime Expo  (Ages 10-12)
    Do you love Naruto and Dragonball? Are you obsessed with Pokemon and Sailor Moon? Join us as we celebrate all things Anime and Manga with crafts, snacks, contests and even free giveaways!
    Oct.5 | 10:30am-12pm | Alton Branch