1st Thursday of the Month 


Learn why things happen through hands-on experiments. We’ll do a fun new project every month, learning engineering, chemistry, earth science robotics and more. Ages:6-10.

This is a FREE program, registration is required.

Bots & Bytes

Tuesday, September 17 to Tuesday October 22 


Calling all inventors! This six week program is a perfect introduction to coding for ages 9-13. Learn how to create and code a robot using Raspberry pi and Python.

This is a FREE program, registration is required.

Gadget Inventors

Thursday, September 19 and Thursday, October 24 

4:00 – 5:00pm

Children ages 6-12 can explore technology in our MakerPlace! Each month we will create something fun.

September – Make a Flashlight!

October – Create with Ozobots!

This is a FREE program, registration is required.

Homeschool Club

Monday, September 23 and Monday, October 21 


Join us for hand-on activities exploring, science, technology, engineering, art and math! For ages 6-12.

This is a FREE, drop-in program!

Lego Club

Monday, October 30 and Monday, October 21


Do you love LEGO? Join us for LEGO club where you can create, build and use your imagination.

This is a FREE, drop-in program!


A Digital Storytime

Monday, October 21 at 10:30am

Learn about apps and e-books and test them out in this interactive storytime for ages 3 and up.

This is a FREE program, registration is required.

Kids Costume Swap

Kids Costume Swap

September 16 – October 31

Bring in your gently used and clean kids costumes and accessories in and swap them for new ones. No costume to donate? No problem. Bring a non-perishable food item instead.


Author Visit: Elly MacKay

Author Visit: Elly MacKay

Saturday, September 28

Join us in celebrating Midland’s Night Market with a special visit from author/illustrator Elly MacKay.

Elly MacKay is an award winning picture book maker from Owen Sound. She is the author and illustrator of several books such as Butterfly Park, Red Sky at Night and If You Hold a Seed.

Art Workshops

Learn how Elly makes her illustrations come to life and make one of your own at one of these art workshops.

  • 11:00am
  • 1:00pm

All ages and abilities. Younger children need to be accompanied by an adult.

FREE. Space is limited. Visit the main desk to register.

Public Reading – Saturday, September 28, 2pm

FREE! Drop-in. All ages.

This event is supported by Canada Council for the Arts through The Writers’ Union of Canada and the Town of Midland.



The Very Hungry Caterpillar Party

Wednesday, October 12 at 10:30am

The entire family is invited to this special celebration for “The Very Hungry Caterpillar’s” 50th birthday. We are celebrating with stories, songs, games and activities.

This is a FREE, drop-in program!


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Send Us Your Suggestions!

Midland Public Library would love to hear from you! If you have an idea for a children’s program that you would like to see at the library, or if you’d like to present a program at the library please let us know by sending us a message at