Welcome to the Kid's Space

The Library offers a variety of programs for children throughout the year. Not all programs are offered every session.

For further information, please contact (905) 734-6210, extension 2521.

Please note: Registration is required unless stated otherwise.

See our Program Guide for specific program dates and locations.

Register at out Program Calendar (http://welland NULL.evanced NULL.info/signup/calendar).

Check out our quarterly newsletter The Boardwalk Banter for updates and announcements.

Programs for Preschoolers

Creative Ones (12-23 months + caregiver)

  •  Grow your child’s love of discovery in this fun program that uses a variety of sensory materials. Please bring a towel and mess-friendly clothes. FEE: $1.00 per program date.

Books & Buggies (0-11 months + caregiver)

  • Start your morning with an interactive 20-minute story time for you and baby, then lace up your trainers for a 30-minute walk-and-talk around the mall.

Toddler Tales (2-3 / 3-4 years + caregiver)

  • Foster a love of reading and your child’s creativity in this program that develops language and artistic abilities. FEE: $1.00 per program date.

Rock & Read (6 – 23 months + caregiver)

  • Nurture a love of music and reading with your child through songs and stories.

Programs for School-Aged Children

Chess Club (7 – 13)

Bring a friend a come play chess. There’s always a new tip or trick to be learned in this program.

Painting with The Art Sherpa (8 +)

Follow along with YouTube star The Art Sherpa as she teaches you how to create a painting to take home. No registration required. While supplies last. Please wear clothes suitable for painting.

Programs for All Ages

Movie Mondays

Pull op a seat and enjoy a movie on a a big screen. (Note: Movies shown may range from G to PG). No registration required.

Build and Puzzle

See what you can make with a creative building set, or put your mind to piecing together a puzzle. No registration required.

Words and Wags with Therapy Tails 

Want to practice your reading but feel nervous in front of people? Our furry friends from Therapy Tails Ontario are always happy to listen to a story. No registration required.