PA Day Fun!

Who wants MORE winter?! Will Wiarton Willie see a shadow or not on February 2? According to tradition, if the groundhog see its shadow, winter will linger for six more weeks. No shadow means spring is just around the corner! Activities vary by location.

Aldershot

  • Play-Dough Fun: Let's see what you can create!groundhog day cartoon animal

Alton

Drop-in activity stations, 10am to 2pm

  • Groundhog Pop-up Puppet: Create your own unique pop-up groundhog puppet to take home.

  • Groundhog Shadow Craft: Create a shadow for your groundhog using chalk.

  • Scavenger Hunt: Find the hidden groundhogs in our library.

  • Shadow Play: Come play and explore your own shadow with our shadow play area.

  • Play with our shadow puppet theatre

  • Calm Colouring Station: Enjoy some unique colouring sheets at our calm colouring station.

Brant Hills

Drop-in activity stations, 10am to 2pm

  • Groundhog Pop-up Puppet: Create your own unique pop-up groundhog puppet to take home.

  • Bean Bag Toss Game: Toss a Bean Bag into one of the groundhog holes and make a community prediction on our chart.

  • Scavenger Hunt: Find the hidden groundhogs in our library.

  • Groundhog Crafts: Have creative fun with our crafts.

  • Colouring Station: Get creative with our groundhog colouring sheets.

Central

Drop-in activity stations, 10am to 2pm

  • Is That a Shadow? Connect 4 Challenge

  • Groundhog Hunt: Find the hidden groundhog in our library. There's only one! Can you find it?

  • Groundhog Felt Finger Puppets

  • Groundhog Masks Craftcartoon groundhog thumbs up

  • Hand Shadow Puppets

  • Name That Shadow Game

New Appleby

Drop-in activity stations, 10.30am to 4pm

  • Groundhog Pop-up Puppet: Create your own unique pop-up groundhog puppet to take home. While supplies last.

  • Colouring Station: Get creative with our groundhog colouring sheets.

  • Bean Bag Toss Game: Toss a Bean Bag into one of the groundhog holes and make a community prediction on our chart.

  • Groundhog Scavenger Hunt: Find the hidden groundhogs in our library.

Tansley Woods

  • 10.15am - Story and Groundhog Day Prediction: Listen to a story, then watch while BPL Groundhog comes out of its winter den. Will there be a shadow?!

  • Drop-in activity stations, 10am to 2pm: Craft & games to celebrate Groundhog Day