Re/Build: Table Challenge

Re/Build: Table Challenge

Register January 3-14

Submit By January 21

All Ages

Use your holiday discards to make something new! On your own or with a team, build a table that is 80% recycled/recyclable from materials around your house, using minimal tape and glue. Submit a photo of you and your table (with at least 2lbs of weight on it to prove it works) and include a description of your materials and building process.  We’ll create a virtual display of all the fabulous tables!  Email mnichol@midlandlibrary.com to register.

Pancakes & Pajamas Virtual Event!

Pancakes & Pajamas Virtual Event!

Monday, December 20 at 10:30am

Ages 0-8

We are bringing back our “Pancakes & Pajamas” event, with a virtual spin! This year we will be hosting a Q and A with Santa, followed by Storytime! Of course, we could not leave out the pancakes! When you register for this program you will receive your own pancake making kit to take home and enjoy. Register today to make sure you reserve your spot for the virtual event of the year! Email kmaracle@midlandlibrary.com.

Holiday Keepsakes

Holiday Keepsakes

Wednesdays in December, 2:00pm

Ages 0-2

Join us every Wednesday in the month of December to create holiday keepsakes with your baby/toddler! Each week will include take-home kits that provide you all the material needed to create that week’s project. Email kmaracle@midlandlibrary.com to register.

Virtual – Recycle & Remake

Virtual – Recycle & Remake

Tuesdays in November, 4:00pm

Ages 5-12

Have you ever wondered how to turn a shirt into a cloth bag? Us too! This is one of many cool projects you’ll learn to create. All the projects will be created with items you already have in your home! Join us every Tuesday in the month of November to join in on creating these super cool projects! Email kmaracle@midlandlibrary.com to register.

Virtual – Little Learners ABCs

Virtual – Little Learners ABCs 

Thursdays in November and December, 10:30am

Ages 2-4

Join Kelsi with your little learner to learn all about the ABCs. Each week will feature skills and actions that will help improve your toddler’s early literacy skills! Videos will be posted to our YouTube page.

Virtual Storytime

Virtual Storytime

Join us each week as we read a fun book! Videos are posted every Saturday at 10:30am on our YouTube page!

Take Home Storytime

Take Home Storytime

New kit every Monday

We’ve created a kit with a craft, songs, and books perfect for enjoying a Storytime at home! Drop into the library each week to pick up a kit!

Virtual – Tween Book Club

Virtual Tween Book Club

Receive a special book package including your very own copy of our book club pick for the month! Then, join us for a live virtual book club discussion with fun activities & special guests. Ages 9-12.

[SOLD OUT] October 21, 5pm – The Ghost Collector by Allison Mills 

November 18, 5pm – The Fabulous Zed Watson! by Basil & Kevin Sylvester. 

December 16, 5pm – Title TBD

Email jpaquette@midlandlibrary.com to register. Choose one session and you can be put on a waitlist for the others. Preference will be given to those who haven’t attended any other sessions.

Please note, recipients are expected to attend the live virtual book discussions.

Sponsored by:

Midland Public Library gratefully acknowledges the financial support of Huronia Community Foundation, a public foundation serving the people of Huronia. The Foundation builds permanently endowed charitable funds for the changing needs and opportunities of the Southern Georgian Bay Community and provides grants to eligible charitable organizations in support of: the arts & culture, community services, environment, healthcare & mental health, seniors, sports & recreation and youth & scholarships.

Virtual – Try This At Home!

Virtual – Try This At Home!

Mondays, 4:00pm

Ages 5-10

Experiments allow students of all ages to have fun and exciting hands on learning experiences that they are sure to enjoy. Give some of these fun science experiments a try! Register soon to get your kits, space is limited!

Email bbesenyodi@midlandlibrary.com or contact the front desk for details and registration. You can find previous weeks’ programs on our YouTube channel.

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