March Break Programs

Considering activities for March Break? Browse the content below to see what’s happening in branches across the County of Elgin.
You’ll find the branches listed by East and West, in alphabetical order below.

Interested in registering for a program below? Click a Branch Program Calendar button to register online, or reach out to the branch via phone.

Eastern Branches

Aylmer Old Town Hall Library 

Square Dancing with Tom Charlton 
Monday, March 11 | starts at 2:00pm

Craig Douglas – Comedy Juggling Show 
Tuesday, March 12 | starts at 11:00am

Escape Room 
Tuesday, March 12 | starts at 2:00pm

Obstacle Course
Thursday, March 14 | starts at 11:00am

Movie: The Mighty Ducks 
Friday, March 15 | starts at 11:00am

Aylmer Library
Phone Number: 519-773-2439

Belmont Library

Movie Monday: Small Foot*
Monday, March 11 | runs 2:00–4:00pm | *Refreshments provided

SMART Program for Girls 8-12*
Tuesday, March 12 | runs 10:30am–3:30pm | *Register with YWCA

Tech Tuesday 
Tuesday, March 12 | runs 10:30am–1:00pm

Craig the Science Guy 
Tuesday, March 12 | runs 6:30–7:30pm  

Make & Take Thursday: Bird Feeder 
Thursday, March 14 | runs 2:00–7:00pm

Fun Friday: Board Games 
Friday, March 15 | runs 2:30–4:30pm

Belmont Library
Phone Number: 519-644-1560

Fred Bodsworth Library, Port Burwell

Let’s Paint 
Monday, March 11 | runs 3:00–4:00pm

Slime Time 
Tuesday, March 12 | runs 3:00–4:00pm

Paper Maché 
Thursday, March 14 | runs 3:00–4:00pm

Port Burwell ramp
Phone Number: 519-874-4754

Springfield Library

PJ Movie Monday: Incredibles 2* 
Monday, March 11 | runs 2:004:00pm | *Refreshments provided

Takeaway Tuesday: Make a Bird Feeder 
Tuesday, March 12 | runs 2:007:00pm 

Throwback Thursday: Classic Board Game Challenge 
Thursday, March 14 | runs 11:00am4:00pm

Family Library Bingo Night* 
All ages | Thursday, March 14 | runs 6:307:30pm | Snacks Provided

Springfield library
Phone Number: 519-765-4515

Straffordville Library

Slime Time 
Monday, March 11 | runs 2:00–3:00pm

Paper Maché 
Tuesday, March 12 | runs 2:00–3:00pm

Let’s Paint 
Thursday, March 14 | runs 2:00–3:00pm

Messy March Break with Craig the Science Guy 
Friday, March 15 | runs 3:00–4:00pm

Straffordville Library
Phone Number: 519-866-3584

Western Branches

John Kenneth Galbraith Reference Library, Dutton

March Break Bingo 
Saturday, March 9 | runs 11:00am–12:00pm

Music Madness with Bert 
Monday, March 11 | runs 11:00am–12:00pm

Fantastic Fossils with Bob the Fossil Guy* 
Tuesday, March 12 | runs 11:00am–12:00pm | *participants receive a shark tooth!

Zany Zumba program with Instructor Sharon 
Thursday, March 14 | runs 4:30–5:30pm

Fun Friday! Fantastic Fun Craft Projects 
Friday, March 15 | runs 10:00am–5:00pm

Cardboard Craziness: Building with Cardboard 
Saturday, March 16 | runs 10am–5:00pm  

Dutton library
Phone Number: 519-762-2780

Port Stanley Library

Mr. & Mrs. Potato Head 
All ages | Monday, March 11 | runs 6:00–7:00pm

Abracadabra: Magic Party 
All ages | Tuesday, March 12 | runs 11:00am–12:00pm

14th Annual Bake-Off: Squares 
Tuesday, March 12 | starts at 11:30am

Princess & Prince Tea Party 
All ages | Thursday, March 14 | runs 2:00–3:00pm

Movie: Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory* 
Friday, March 15 | starts at 2:00pm | *Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult

Port Stanley Library
Phone Number: 519-782-4241

Rodney Library

Makey Makey 
School ages | Tuesday, March 12 | runs 2:00–8:00pm

Board Games Day 
All ages | Thursday, March 14 | runs 2:00–8:00pm

Up for the Challenge: Build, Draw & Create 
Friday, March 15 | runs 10:00am–5:00pm

Rodney library
Phone Number: 519-785-2100

Southwold Township Library, Shedden

Princess & Prince Tea Party 
All ages | Tuesday, March 12 | runs 2:30–3:30pm

Abracadabra: Magic Party 
All ages | Friday, March 15 | runs 11:00am–12:00pm

7th Annual Bake-off: Squares 
Friday, March 15 | starts at 11:30am

Mysterious Science
Ages: JK+ | Thursday, March 14 | starts at 5:00pm

Shamrock Hunt 
All ages | Saturday March 16 | runs 3:00–4:00pm

Shedden library
Phone Number: 519-764-2081

West Lorne Library

Fantastic Fossils with Bob the Fossil Guy* 
Tuesday, March 12 | runs 2:00–3:00pm | *participants receive a shark tooth!

Zany Zumba program with Instructor Sharon 
Thursday, March 14 | runs 4:30–5:30pm

Fun Friday: Drop in Crafts & Surprises 
Friday, March 15 | runs 10:00am–5:00pm  

West Lorne Library
Phone Number: 519-768-1150