First Thursday of each month, 4pm
Learn why things happen through hands-on experiments. We’ll do a new fun project every month, learning engineering, chemistry, earth science, robotics, and more. This is a FREE program for ages 8-12. Registration is required.
Lit & Art Club
Kids who enjoy writing & knitting are invited to join this new club! One week, we’ll work on creative writing skills through games and sharing, the next we’ll pick up our knitting needles and work on a new project. This is a FREE drop-in program for ages 8-12.
Come to the Library 3 days a week for mornings filled with stories, crafts, laughs & more.
FREE! Drop-in Program
Family Literacy Day
Friday, January 25, 9:30am-3:30pm & Saturday, January 26, 11am-3:30pm
We’re playing Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and having lots of fun! Visit the Inventing Room, make a craft, listen to stories all morning, do a scavenger hunt, and pick up your own MPL “Wonka Vision” sunglasses.
Come watch “Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory” (1971, G) on January 25, 1pm, and “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” (2005, PG) on January 26, 1pm.
Battle of the Books
October 1, 2018 – Reading Lists will be released on the MPL website
January 18, 2019 – Schools must register all teams by this date
April 16, 2019 -Junior Battle (daytime)
April 17, 2019 -Intermediate Battle (daytime)
April 23, 2019 -Final Junior Battle 6:00 PM, Final Intermediate Battle 7:00 PM
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