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          Halton Hills Public Library Branches                               Adult Programs
                                                                             We offer a variety of programs for adults throughout the year.
          Acton Branch                           Georgetown Branch
                                                                             Please call your local branch for details or visit www.hhpl.on.ca
          17 River Street                        9 Church Street
          Acton, ON L7J 1C2                      Georgetown, ON L7G 2A3      Technology Made Simple
          519-853-0301                           905-873-2681                A free computer workshop series that is offered monthly.

          Library Hours                          Temporary Location:         Business Consultant on Site
          Tue-Thur: 9:30am to 8:30pm             224 Maple Ave,              Receive free business advice from the Halton Region Business
          Fri-Sat: 9:30am to 5:00pm              Georgetown, ON L7G 1X2      Development Centre in starting or expanding your small business.
          Sun: 1:00-5:00pm Oct-May                                           Small Business Seminars
          (Georgetown Branch only)                                           Offered in partnership with the Halton Region Business
          Closed Mondays                                                     Development Centre, these seminars provide a solid under-
                                                                             standing of the essentials of small business.
                                                                             Canadian Federation of University Women
                                                     www.hhpl.on.ca          We are pleased to co-sponsor a variety of programs with the
                                                                             Canadian Federation of University Women.
          How to Register for Membership:
                                                                             Resume Help
          Library cards are free to anyone who lives, works, attends         Career Information Specialists from The Centre for Skills
          school, or pays local property taxes in Halton Hills, or to any-   Development & Training provide free consultations for
          one holding a library card in the Regions of Halton, Wellington    job seekers on the second Tuesday of every other month,
          or Peel. You must show identification with your name and           between 1 & 4 p.m.
          address at time of registration.
                                                                             Coffee, Books and Conversation
                                                                             A program for book-lovers that meets once a month.
          Halton Hills Public Library Services
          • We are more than just books! We have DVDs, CDs, video            Children’s Programs
            games, online databases, historical materials and more.
          •The eBook and Audiobook Download Centre has digital               Merry Christmas Storytime
           eBooks and audiobooks for you to download and transfer to         Celebrate Christmas at the Acton Branch on Tuesday,
           your eReader, iPod or other portable device, 24/7! Access it      December 13 at 7 p.m. with stories, hot chocolate and songs.
           online at http://downloadcentre.library.on.ca
                                                                             Lego Contest
          • Library on Wheels delivers materials to qualified                December is Lego time in the Georgetown Branch. Drop off
            homebound individuals, seniors’ residences and care              your entry between December 13 & 17; voting takes place
            facilities.                                                      between December 18 & 24.
          • Information Services offers reference help, interlibrary loan
            services and reader’s advice.                                    Munch to the Movies P.A. Days
                                                                             Looking for something to do on a P.A. Day? Kids can bring
          • Free public Internet access computers are available and          their lunch and watch a film.
            include word-processing and printing capabilities.
          • WiFi Free wireless Internet is available at both branches.
                                                                             FREE Healthy Lifestyle Workshops at Acton Library
          • Access our online catalogue from home! You can search
            the library catalogue, renew and reserve items, and track        Home Exercise Program for Strength and Flexibility
            your borrowing too. You can even rate titles, make lists and     Thu Oct. 13 1:30-3:30 pm
            connect with other users.                                        Learn exercises to do at home to keep you mobile, improve
                                                                             flexibility, and reduce fall risk

          Volunteers                                                         Bone Health – Eating and Activity
          The Library LOVES volunteers! Please visit                         Wed Nov 16 6:30-8:30 pm
          www.hhpl.on.ca/Teens.asp for more information.                     Learn about nutrition and exercise for building better bones

                                                                             Workshops are free; registration is required; reserve your spot
                                                                             by calling 519.853.0301 ext. 2550.

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Preschool Drop-In Programs                                                      Register online or in person for
                                                                               Pre-Registered Library Programs




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Family Storytime
• For parents and young children to enjoy together                       Fall Registration begins September 6, 2011
• 30 minutes of music, stories and fun                                  Winter Registration begins December 6, 2011
• Offered at the Georgetown Branch, the Acton Hub
(McKenzie-Smith Bennett School) and Gellert Community
Centre
                                                                     Online Registration Has its Benefits!
Sleepytime Stories                                                   • Register for Library preschool programs and Recreation &
* Children can wear their pajamas to this program full of stories,     Parks programs
  music and fun                                                      • Save time and have access to program
* A free 30 minute program for parents and young children              registration at your convenience
  to enjoy together
                                                                     • Re ce ive im m e diate co nf irm atio n re g a rdin g th e
Preschool Pre-Registered Programs                                      status of your registration

Baby Tales
• Take an active role with your 6 to 23 month old in this            How do I Register?
  engaging 20 minute program that combines music, rhythm,            1. Online with Reg-e
  rhymes and movement                                                To register you need a Family PIN. If you do not have a PIN,
• One child per adult strongly recommended                           complete the form electronically at http://www.haltonhills.ca/
Tales For Twos                                                       recandparks/pin-request/ Forms can also be picked up at any
• This interactive 25 minute program for you and your two-           Town facility including the two library locations.
  year-old (24-35 months) includes picture books, felt board
                                                                     To register for library programs online, visit the library’s
  stories, rhymes, music, puppets, activities and creative
                                                                     website at www.hhpl.on.ca.
  movement
• One child per adult strongly recommended                           2. In-person
Library Lion Tales                                                   To register in person, simply visit either branch of Halton Hills
• Lion Tales is a children-only program for ages 3-5, where          Public Library and speak to a staff member.
  preschoolers enjoy 30 minutes of stories, songs, activities,
  games and crafts
• Caregivers must remain in the building during the program



                                           PRE-REGISTERED PROGRAMS
Program                Age                 Location      Day            Time              Fall Dates           Winter Dates
Library Lion Tales    3-5 years           GTN            Tue           9:45am             Oct 11 to Nov 9     Jan 10 to Feb 28
                                          GTN            Tue           2:00pm             Oct 11 to Nov 9     Jan 10 to Feb 28
                                          GTN            Wed           10:45am            Oct 12 to Nov 30    Jan 11 to Feb 29
                                          GTN            Wed           2:00pm             Oct 12 to Nov 30    Jan 11 to Feb 29
                                          GTN            Thu           9:45am             Oct 13 to Dec 1     Jan 12 - Mar 1
                                          ACT            Thu           9:45am             Oct 13 to Dec 1     Jan 12 - Mar 1
Tales for Twos        24-35 mths          GTN            Thu           10:45am            Oct 13 to Nov 7     Jan 12 to Feb 16
                                          ACT            Fri           9:45am             Oct 14 to Nov 8     Jan 13 to Feb 17
Baby Tales             6-23 mths          GCC            Tue           10:30am            Oct 11 to Nov 15    Jan 10 to Feb 14
                                          GTN            Fri           9:45am             Oct 14 to Nov 18    Jan 13 to Feb 17
                                          ACT            Wed           9:45am             Oct 12 to Nov 16    Jan 11 to Feb 15


                             DROP-IN PROGRAMS – No Registration Required
Program                Age                 Location      Day            Time              Fall Dates           Winter Dates
Family Storytime                          GTN            Wed           9:45am             Oct 12 to Nov 30    Jan 11 to Feb 29
                                          GCC            Fri           10:30am            Oct 14 to Dec 2     Jan 13 to Mar 2
                                          GTN            Sat           11:00am            Oct 15 to Dec 3     Jan 14 to Mar 3
                                          HUB            Wed           2:00pm             Oct 12 to Nov 30    Jan 11 to Feb 29
Sleepytime Stories                        GTN            Wed           7:00pm             Oct 12 to Nov 30    Jan 11 to Feb 29
ACT-Acton Library GCC- Gellert Community Centre GTN-Georgetown Library HUB- Acton Hub




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