Intro to 3D Printing
Saturday, March 2nd – 11:00am – 12:00pm or, Thursday, March 14th – 6:30pm – 7:30pm
Come to one of these sessions to learn from an expert! Find out about 3D printing, the elements of good 3D design, how to safely operate a 3D printer, and get certified to create and print your own projects.
FREE— Visit the circulation desk to register.
An Evening in Ireland & Scotland
Wednesday, March 13th: 7pm
Discover the many shades of Ireland & Scotland with Jennifer Anaka. Enjoy stunning views of dramatic scenery, castles, quiet lakes, enchanting coastal roads, interesting cities & fun-loving Gaelic music. Themed refreshments & light snacks provided.
Tickets: $10 each – available at the main desk.
Using Your Library Online
Wednesday, March 27th, 2-3:30pm
Step-by-step instruction on how to use the library’s online resources to manage your library account & how to find your next great read!
Space is limited, please visit the main desk to pre-register.
Seniors MakerPlace Intro
Tuesday, February 12, 12:30-2:30pm
Satisfy your curiosity & stimulate your imagination. This gentle introduction to the MPL MakerPlace, its equipment, technologies & project potential is specifically designed for seniors. Perfect for those who are unsure of what our MakerPlace is & what it can do for you.
FREE. Call, or visit the main desk to register.
Mondays: 11am – 12:30pm – Drop-in
Wednesdays: 5pm – 7pm – By Appointment
Come in & talk with our trained peer support worker. We provide a safe, confidential & non-judgmental environment to explore your personal goals, strengths & challenges. We can help you improve your quality of life. This is a FREE program.
Contact Kelly at firstname.lastname@example.org or 705-526-4216 to see what it’s all about or to book an appointment.
Better Days: Addiction Support Group
Mondays: 1pm – 2:30pm
Join Chigamick Community Health Centre at the Library for a non-judgmental space & explore strategies to assist individuals to reduce or quit using alcohol and/or substances.
FREE – Drop-In program.
Free. Last Saturday of the month @ 2pm.
Join us for monthly gatherings to share your favourite needle craft with others. For needle crafters of all skill levels, the Loop is a way of making a time and place for your craft and a change to meet new people who share your interests.
New to knitting? Pick up new tricks and always have someone at the ready to help you through difficult parts of patterns or explain a new-to-you technique. This is a drop-in program – registration is not required.
Books ‘n’ Brews
A monthly book club at local pubs. A perfect way to relax, talk about great books & support our local pubs.
Interested? Please contact Jenn at Jpaquette@midlandlibrary.com
Third Wednesday of each month, 2:30pm
Join us for a monthly meetup to exchange tips, tricks and ideas to expand your family tree. Contact Kim about the Genealogy Gems, email@example.com or 705-526-4216.
First Chapter Indigenous Book Club
MPL’s book club exploring Indigenous authors, works, and topics.
The club is currently full. Contact Faith, firstname.lastname@example.org or 705-526-4216 ext. 3305, to be placed on a waitlist.
French Conversation Group
Fridays at 11:00 AM
Free – Drop In!
Looking to improve your French? Interested in increasing your repertoire past “Est-ce que je peux aller aux toilettes?” Want to learn the language without the pressure of the classroom environment?
MPL and la Clé are partnering to develop a French Conversation group.
Every 2nd Wednesday. 1:00pm – 3:30pm
Join us at the Midland Public Library for an afternoon of companionship, conversations and fun! Refreshments will be provided. This is a FREE drop-in program, registration is not required.
Sponsored by Chartwell Tiffin.
Thursdays starting December 6, 6-8pm
Join us for engaging speakers, exciting projects, and the chance to share and develop your own high- and low-tech interests with everyone in the community. If you have a particular technology or project of interest you’d like to present on or hear about, please contact email@example.com. Check our website, call, or email for more details.
Join our book club, ‘Between the Covers’, and meet other friendly readers for engaging conversation on each month’s book of choice. All books are provided by the Library.
Books may be from various genres, and members are encouraged to nominate future selections.
Every Wednesday – 1-on-1 Tutorials
Figuring out a new device? Giving social media a try? If you’ve got a question about today’s technology or are looking for a little guidance, then we’re here to help!
Join a small workshop and learn with others. Or, book a 30-minute one-on-one session with a resident ‘techie’. See dates and classes here.