Birds Of Prey

Birds of Prey

Wednesday, August 2nd

Cost: $5.00 – tickets are available at the main desk


The Wye Marsh will be visiting the Library with their Birds of Prey. Join us to meet and learn about these amazing creatures.

*Space is limited, please purchase your tickets in advance. Please note that a ticket is required for EVERY individual of any age, wishing to attend this event*

Canada 150 Magic Show

Canada 150 Magic Show

Thursday, July 20th

Cost: $5.00 – tickets available at the main desk

Come be dazzled by the magical talents of Magician, Owen Anderson as he showcases his amazing Canada 150 Magic tricks!

Space is limited, please purchase your tickets in advance.

*tickets are required for ALL individuals attending the event*

MPL Summer Movies

Summer Movies

Wednesdays starting July 5th

July 5th – Moana

July 12th – Sing

July 19th – A Dog’s Purpose

July 26th – The Secret Life of Pets

August 9th – Beauty & The Beast

August 16th – Finding Dory

August 23rd – Trolls

August 30th – Smurfs, The Lost Village


FREE for the family

*bring your own blanket and/or snacks*

Crafty Thursday

Crafty Thursdays

Thursdays from July 6th to August 24th
10:30 am

Cost: $5 per child, per class

Join Miss Bonnie and/or Miss Liane at the Library to paint & decorate a wooden craft item.

July 6 – Bird house

July 13 – Solar flower & door hangers

July 27 – Square flower pot

August 3 – Family tree frame

August 10 – Hinged trinket box

August 17 – Laser cut trinket box

August 24 – Mystery Craft

*Space is limited, please call or visit the library to register*

Kids Coding Hour

Kids Coding Hour

Select Thursdays
2:00pm  am

Ages: 7-9 years

Join Ashley for an hour of computer coding fun for beginners.

July 13th – Minecraft Coding

July 20th – Moana, Wayfinding Code

August 10th – Star Wars: Building a Galaxy with Code

*Space is limited, please call or visit the library to register*

Dragon Training Academy

Dragon Training Academy

Wednesday, July 26th 
10:30 am

Ages: 4-8 years

Do you have what it takes to tame a dragon? Come to the library and Miss Laura will teach you all of the skills you need to be a dragon master?

*Space is limited, please call or visit the library to register*

Scavenger Hunt

Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, June 24th
10:00 am

Come and join Miss Laura & Miss Amy for a fun and interactive morning of funding treasures from nature in our MPL Scavenger Hunt! We will be at Little Lake Park at 10am – look for us in the small pavilion closest to the basketball nets. We can’t wait to see you there!

This is a DROP-IN, FREE program.

Paws For A Story

Paws for a Story

Tuesdays: June 6, 13, 20 & 27 
4:30pm – 5:30pm

Ages: 6-10 years

Help your child embrace the love of reading, boost their confidence in their reading skills and enjoy positive experiences with animals and literacy at the same time. Call to register your child for a 15 minute time slot to read to a registered therapy dog at the Midland Public Library.

Space is limited, please call ahead to register.

Cost: FREE

Battle Of The Books

Battle of the Books

April 17, 2018 – Junior Battle
April 18, 2018 – Intermediate Battle
April 24, 2018 – Junior Battle Finals
April 25, 2018 – Intermediate Battle Finals

Epic battles for Junior Division (Grades 4-6) and Intermediate Division (Grades 7 -8) happen at the Midland Public Library. For all the details on our AWESOME Battle of the Books competition, click HERE

Storytime At The Library

Storytime at the Library

Tuesdays and Wednesdays @ 10:30 am

Join Miss Bonnie for Storytime at the Midland Public Library every Tuesday and Wednesday at 10:30 am in the children’s area. Kids will enjoy stories, crafts, a short video and of course, cookies!

Send Us Your Suggestions!

Midland Public Library would love to hear from you! If you have an idea for an adult 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