Science Day

Science Day

Tuesday, August 22nd. Two sessions: 9:30am – 10:30am OR 11:00am – 12:00pm


Join Scientists in School, We Are The Villagers and the Midland Public Library for a morning filled with science fun!!

This is a FREE program made possible by We Are The Villagers. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Please come to the library to register.

Video Game Drop Ins

Video Game Drop Ins

1pm – 4pm on:

Tuesday, July 25th

Thursday, July 27th

Tuesday, August 1st

Thursday, August 3rd 

Spend the afternoon at the Midland Public Library in “The Back Corner” gaming with Joshua and other participants!

This is a FREE drop-in program.

Lawn Activities For Kids

Lawn activities for Kids

Tuesdays: 2pm – 3pm

Thursdays: 1pm – 2pm

Fridays: 2:30pm – 3:30pm

Join the staff of the Midland Public Library on the front lawn for fun, FREE activities all summer long. Bubbles, sidewalk chalk, crafts & more! Fun for kids of all ages.

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*

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

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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