Find our featured programs here. Creative writing, reviews, crafts, activities and more. View our newsletter for more programs and details.

Teen book reviews

We are looking for teen guest reviewers to read and write book reviews. Each approved book review will earn you five hours of community service! Reviews will be published here and on social media accounts. Contact us for more information if you want to participate.

See our teen reviews

Recommendations for kids by kids

Read any good books lately? We are looking for book recommendations written for kids by kids! Participating is easy! Recommendations will be published here and on our social media accounts.

See recommendations

Take & make kits

Did you know we have simple craft projects for families to take home and make together? You can pick up your kit during our curbside and browsing hours. Instructions and most supplies included (some glue or common household items may be required). Available while quantities last. Prices as marked.

Puffy paper bear friend
Puffy paper bear friend

Available September 3.
All ages.
$1.

Textured hot air balloon craft
Textured hot air balloon craft

Available September 10.
All ages.
$1.

Clay monsters
Clay monsters

Available September 17.
Ages ten and older.
$1.

It's all in the cards journal
It's all in the cards journal

Available September 30.
Ages 16 and older.
$3.

Ukulele fun

Mondays, September 13, 20, 27 and October 4, 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. (Presented by Grimsby Public Library) 

Did you know Port Colborne Public Library has ukuleles you can borrow? Get started playing ukulele with this 4-part series. Learn a few chords and easy songs to get you started. Great for kids ages nine and older, teens, and adults! Contact us or call to register at 905-834-6512.

Ukulele fun

Online programs

Did you know we have a YouTube channel? You can watch follow-along craft tutorials, activities and story times. Some videos are only available for a limited time, so check back for any updates.
Bringing stars to the library
View Bringing Stars to the Library on YouTube

Summer is a great time for stargazing and enjoying the starry skies above you! We welcome our guide to the sky Bill Burnyeat of Canadian Planetariums to teach us more about backyard astronomy. Follow the image to the YouTube video!

3-2-1 Weather Launch: Atmosphere Traveler with David T. Chapman
3-2-1 Weather Launch: Atmosphere Traveler with David T. Chapman
Available September 1 to November 30, 2021
Back by popular demand! Become your family's weather forecaster by learning to read weather patterns just from looking at the sky outside your window. Our travel guide, weather expert David T. Chapman, takes us on a journey literally from the ground up.
All ages. Free.