Virtual – Show And Tell Social Club

Virtual – Show and Tell Social Club

Fridays at 10:30am

Ages 2-5

Join us on Zoom for fun, fun & more fun! Children will have an opportunity to share, ask questions and learn with each other. We will explore all of our senses when showing our items. Register at the main desk or email bbesenyodi@midlandlibrary.com.

Week One – Pets: real or stuffed toys

Week Two – Fruit: a fruit of your choice

Week Three – Movie or T.V.  Program

Week Four – Toy

Week Five – Favourite Summer Activity

Week Six – Something that you found or made

Week Seven – Something that starts with the first letter of your name

Week Eight – A picture of you

Virtual – Where’s Kelsi? Community Scavenger Hunt

Virtual – Where’s Kelsi? Community Scavenger Hunt

Sundays in July and August

Check out our social media pages every Sunday starting July 4 to try and figure out where Kelsi is this week! Do you think you know? Take a family picture or selfie in the same spot as Kelsi! Then tag us on social media, or email it in to kmaracle@midlandlibrary.com! For each correct picture you’ll be entered into our end of summer draw!

Virtual – CSI Kids

Virtual – CSI Kids

Thursdays at 4:00pm

Ages 9-12

Do you have a passion for learning new skills? This CSI program is for you! Learn key techniques used in the everyday criminal justice system and explore the world of forensics. Investigate fingerprinting, foot printing, invisible ink, and hold your own interviews – all leading up to the final case file. Take-home kits will be available for registrants every Thursday, starting July 8. Ages 9-12. Email aperigo@midlandlibrary.com with questions or to register.

Virtual – Minds On Monday

Virtual – Minds on Monday

Mondays in July and August

Want to test your problem solving skills? Beginning July 5, three puzzles, varying in difficulty, will be posted on our Facebook page. Looking for more? We’ll be distributing take home kits! These kits will contain many different puzzles and brain teasers to include the whole family! Email tcouling@midlandlibrary.com for more information, or to register for the take-home kit program.

Virtual – Baby Book Talk

Virtual – Baby Book Talk

Fridays in August, 10:30am

Join us as we discuss books from our MPL collection that you can enjoy with your little ones! Each week we’ll focus on an area of development for babies 0-12 months old. Have a book your baby loved? We’d love to hear about it too! Email kmaracle@midlandlibrary.com for more details!

Virtual – Tasty Tuesday

Virtual – Tasty Tuesday

Tuesdays in July, 4:00pm

Ages 5-9

Looking for a yummy go-to summer snack? Join Kelsi on Tuesdays as we explore new and creative kid-friendly recipes to make for a delicious summer treat! Watch online via YouTube.

Virtual – Mindful Moving!

Virtual – Mindful Moving!

Mondays in July & August, 10:30am

Ages 7-12

Join us LIVE online in July and August for your Monday motivation. We’ll be learning new techniques and skills from yoga poses to connecting to our breath. We’ll also discuss books from our collection that you and your family can check out, to help practice your new skills at home! Email kmaracle@midlandlibrary.com to register.

Virtual – Growing Minds: Science Club For Kids

Virtual – Growing Minds: Science Club for Kids

Thursdays in July & August, 2:00pm

Ages 7-12

Explore your world with our summer science program! Discover all aspects of science including biology, chemistry, physics, engineering, and ecology through exciting activities like Alka-Seltzer explosions and building the human digestive system! For more information or to register your child for the program, please email tcouling@midlandlibrary.com.

Virtual – Arts And Crafts

Virtual – Arts and Crafts

Wednesdays in July & August, 2:00pm

Ages 4-8

Join us for a fun, 8-week program of arts and crafts for children ages 4-8. We’ll start with a fun Canada Day craft and move on to animal crafts, DIY water toys, paintings, and more. Take-home kits will be available for registrants every Wednesday, starting June 30.  Email aperigo@midlandlibrary.com to register.

Take & Make – Grow A Mountain

Take & Make – Grow A Mountain!

Kits and video available May 25

In this take-home kit, children will conduct a science experiment to grow crystals on cardboard mountains. Email nhaid@midlandlibrary.com to reserve a kit today! FREE – while supplies last. Some adult assistance may be required.

 

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 info@midlandlibrary.com