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Subscription Book Bags for Adults April - June

12:00 AM |

Curated book bags for adults have returned!  Register and for the next 3 months, a specially selected bag of books will be waiting for you to pick up from your selected branch the last Monday of April, May, and June.

Choose your genre and location, and we'll do the rest. If no genre is noted we will surprise you!

Please note - if you do not know your library card number, enter 12345 and staff will contact you.

Register for a Facilities Consultation Session

12:00 AM |

Help us plan for the future of your Library facilities.
The Thunder Bay Public Library has developed a draft Facilities Plan to share with the public for feedback and we'd love to have you join us to discuss!
Sessions are being offered at each Library branch.  Please register for an upcoming session via the links below beginning May 1.
All sessions run from 6pm - 8pm.


Reserved YOUth Use

9:30 AM to 04:00 PM | YOUth in grades 7-12 are welcome to use the YOUth space to suit their needs.


EarlyON Playgroup

9:30 AM to 11:30 AM | Caregivers and children ages 0-6 are invited to come to the County Fair Mall for a playgroup with the EarlyON Centre on Mondays in May from 9:30 to 11:30 (no event on May 22).

Activities will take place in the mall space just outside of the County Park branch library and the children can also drop into the library for a story time from 10:00 to 10:30.
For more information call Diane at 807-624-2378.


Simple.Stories at County Park

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM | A simple drop-in storytime for children and their family or caregivers. Take and make crafts are available to take home afterwards.


*FULL* Preschool Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM | A school readiness program for children ages 3 and 4 to attend on their own while caregivers remain nearby in the Library. Parental participation is required for the craft and play portions of the program.


*FULL* Tales for Twos

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM | This program is for children 2 years of age plus a caregiver. There will be stories, songs, rhymes, crafts, and other activities with time for play and socialization. Registration begins April 3 at 9:30 am.


Thunder Bay Indigenous Friendship Centre

1:30 PM to 04:30 PM | Services offered include - Housing Assistance (short/long term emergency assistance, non-financial housing assistance), Community Outreach & Support Services (mental health & addiction support for individuals not in supportive housing, case management, outreach, food security, employment, education & training supports, basic needs support, referrals, and Supportive Housing Services (long term housing assistance, mental health & addiction.



Lego Play @ Mary J

2:30 PM to 04:30 PM | Build, colour or craft. Drop in for LEGO fun. Supervision recommended due to small parts. (ages 12 and under)


YOUth: Book Club

4:15 PM to 05:45 PM | Come discuss what books, graphic novels, or manga you've been reading with other readers! Grades 7-12.


YOUth - Minecraft (grades 8-12)

6:00 PM to 07:45 PM | Play Minecraft (bedrock) in creative or survival mode, and add to our growing community. Join with your own device/account in person at Waverley or virtually on Discord. Email to join Discord! Grades 8-12. A link to join will be shared via Discord.

Join the Discord here or email (must be 13-18 to join Discord)