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Crafty Wednesday

2024-06-19 18:00:00 2024-06-19 19:30:00 America/New_York Crafty Wednesday Join Meghan every Wednesday evening for a different craft project. Supplies provided, but bring your creativity! Ailsa Craig -

Wednesday, June 19
6:00pm - 7:30pm

Add to Calendar 2024-06-19 18:00:00 2024-06-19 19:30:00 America/New_York Crafty Wednesday Join Meghan every Wednesday evening for a different craft project. Supplies provided, but bring your creativity! Ailsa Craig -

Join Meghan every Wednesday evening for a different craft project. Supplies provided, but bring your creativity!

AGE GROUP: | Youth (12-17) | School-Aged (7-11) | Family |

EVENT TYPE: | Making & Creating |

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Ailsa Craig

dwarnock@middlesex.ca
Phone: 519-293-3441
Branch manager
Doug Warnock

Hours

Today's hours

We're open 10:00AM to 2:00PM

Mon, Jun 17 Closed
Tue, Jun 18 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jun 19 2:00PM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jun 20 10:00AM to 2:00PM
Fri, Jun 21 10:00AM to 2:00PM
Sat, Jun 22 10:00AM to 1:00PM
Sun, Jun 23 Closed

About the branch

Located on Main Street in shared facility with local medical office, the Ailsa Craig Library is a small, yet inviting community space for all.

Upcoming events

Fri, Jun 21, 9:00am - 11:00am
Komoka
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Fri, Jun 21, 9:00am - 11:00am
Thorndale
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Fri, Jun 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Lucan - Lucan Library
Join Kristyn every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jun 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Parkhill
Join staff every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jun 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Join Miss Vanessa every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jun 21, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Ailsa Craig
Join together for time to socialize and create. Bring in that craft or art project you've been working on and see how much fun it can be to work as a group!

Fri, Jun 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Glencoe
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jun 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Melbourne
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jun 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Join us on Fridays for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jun 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ilderton
Join us after Storytime for open-ended play in our Outdoor Play Area. Help care for our raised garden beds, check out the Mud Kitchen and explore outside with friends!

Rescheduled
Fri, Jun 21, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
New date Wednesday, June 19, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Glencoe
Join us for some friendly competition! Wii bowling is easy to learn, and you can do it standing up or sitting down. Plus you can enjoy classic bowling alley concessions, like pretzels and hot dogs.

Fri, Jun 21, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Komoka
This mat workout is designed to help participants establish core strength & stability, develop longer, leaner muscles, heighten mind-body awareness for improved posture and ease of movement
Registration is now closed

Sat, Jun 22, 8:00am - 11:00am
Community Events
Purchase gently used books. Proceeds to support library programs.

Sat, Jun 22, 8:00am - 11:00am
Wardsville
Wardsville Library is hosting a book sale! Come out and support the Library. All proceeds go towards library programming.

Sat, Jun 22, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Thorndale - Thorndale Library
Drop in on Saturday mornings to complete a fun and easy craft. For ages 3-10.

Sat, Jun 22, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Parkhill
Drop in for some retro-Wii games at the Parkhill Library every Saturday!

Sat, Jun 22, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Ailsa Craig
Join us Saturdays for a relaxing, family-friendly classic movie screening! You can bring your comfy cushion while you munch on provided popcorn.

Sat, Jun 22, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Lucan - Lucan Library
Summer is here and the beach is calling! Come create your own summer tote bag using a Cricut machine!
This event is full

Sat, Jun 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Strathroy
Drop in every Saturday for a new Lego challenge! All ages are welcome.

Mon, Jun 24, 9:00am - 10:30am
River Heights EarlyON
A 5-week program that will give you the tools and information you need to communicate with your baby through loving touch. Intended for infants who are not mobile. Middlesex County residents only.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 24, 9:00am - 11:00am
Glencoe
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Mon, Jun 24, 9:00am - 11:00am
Lucan
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Mon, Jun 24, 9:15am - 10:15am
Komoka
Zumbini® uses music and movement to support child development for children ages 0-4 years. This is a 6-week program. For Middlesex County residents only.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
Komoka
Join Karen and Shelah for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun! All are welcome.

Mon, Jun 24, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Komoka
Drop in every Monday for cards, games, conversation and light refreshments. Everyone is welcome.

Mon, Jun 24, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Mt. Brydges
A 5-week program that will give you the tools and information you need to communicate with your baby through loving touch. Intended for infants who are not mobile. Middlesex County residents only.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 24, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Glencoe
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Mon, Jun 24, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Lucan
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Mon, Jun 24, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop in to program at River Heights EarlyON Child & Family Centre.

Mon, Jun 24, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Dorchester
Learn to cook with Laura. Participants must be 12-17 years old.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 25, 9:00am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Tue, Jun 25, 9:00am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Tue, Jun 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Community Events
Join us as we enjoy free play and adventures in learning in the great outdoors. For Middlesex County residents only. Please register for only up to two (2) Open Spaces programs per month.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jun 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Thorndale - Thorndale Library
Join Jennifer and Whitney every Tuesday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Tue, Jun 25, 10:30am - 11:15am
Lucan
Join certified yoga instructor Jaime Burnham for a five week session of mindfully guided gentle stretches, strengthening exercises, and relaxation. Please bring a yoga mat, block and water bottle.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 25, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Ailsa Craig
Are you looking for work, or looking to make a change? Need help updating your cover letter and resume? Join Raegan, Outreach Specialist from Community Employment Choices, at Career Café.

Tue, Jun 25, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Mt. Brydges
Join us at the library on the last Tuesday of the month to enjoy a movie with friends. All Seniors are welcome!

Tue, Jun 25, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Tue, Jun 25, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Tue, Jun 25, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Dorchester
Join us to learn new art and craft skills.

Tue, Jun 25, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Delaware
Seniors are invited to learn fun crafting techniques while creating two unique cards with Karen.

Tue, Jun 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Mt. Brydges
Questions about your new device? Want to learn how to use a library resource? Curious how to stay connected with family and friends on-line? Book a session with a library staff member.

Tue, Jun 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Community Events
Join Tom Cheel from the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre at the Adelaide Metcalfe Fire Hall (27817 Kerwood Rd) to learn about common frauds, and best practices to avoid being scammed.

Tue, Jun 25, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Komoka
Have a question about your new device? Want to learn how to use a library resource? Book a half hour session with a library staff member. Registration required, see staff for more info!

Tue, Jun 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Strathroy - Strathroy Program Room
Come join us in a friendly discussion of this month's book of choice.

Tue, Jun 25, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Parkhill
An absolutely, totally, 100% very serious discussion group that never goes off-topic or wanders into the obscure! We might also play D&D and other table-top games. Ages 13+.

Tue, Jun 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Parkhill
Bring your own knitting or crochet project and enjoy socializing with other stitchers while you work.

Tue, Jun 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ailsa Craig
All ages welcome for an evening of testing your trivia knowledge. With a wide variety of topics, it's fun for friends and families!

Tue, Jun 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Komoka
Pick up Our Monthly Spice Club Takeaway Kits featuring spice and herbs from all over the world with history and recipes included. Then join us to chat and sample potluck items with the spice.

Tue, Jun 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Melbourne
Looking for great reads and good company? Join other book lovers in a casual yet stimulating book discussion and discover your next great read! Ask staff for a copy of this month's book selection.

Wed, Jun 26, 9:00am - 11:00am
Parkhill
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Jun 26, 9:00am - 11:00am
Dorchester
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Jun 26, 9:00am - 11:00am
Mt. Brydges
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Jun 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Glencoe
Gain the knowledge to use your device with confidence! Together we will learn about navigating the screen, downloading and using apps, and online safety. A Q & A will follow.

Wed, Jun 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Komoka
An informal, fun afternoon for those who love to knit, crochet or enjoy any other needle craft.

Wed, Jun 26, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Glencoe
Join us for some friendly competition! Wii bowling is easy to learn, and you can do it standing up or sitting down. Plus you can enjoy classic bowling alley concessions, like pretzels and hot dogs.

Wed, Jun 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Program
Join Joanne Stier, Registered Dietitian, to learn how to introduce your baby to solid foods and make your own baby food. Virtual program. Zoom link to follow.

Wed, Jun 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Wed, Jun 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Mt. Brydges
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Wed, Jun 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Thorndale
Are you looking for work, or looking to make a change? Need help updating your cover letter and resume? Join Raegan, Outreach Specialist from Community Employment Choices at Career Cafe.

Wed, Jun 26, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Ilderton
Have fun with our Giant Games at the Library. Come every Wednesday in June for a new Game and challenge yourself!

Wed, Jun 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Komoka
The craft each week will be a surprise! Come into the branch to test your creativity.

Wed, Jun 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Glencoe
Join us Wednesdays after school for snacks and STEAM-centric activities, art, challenges and more!

Wed, Jun 26, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Ailsa Craig
Join Meghan every Wednesday evening for a different craft project. Supplies provided, but bring your creativity!

Wed, Jun 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Parkhill
Visit the library to learn how to draw something new each week!

Wed, Jun 26, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Strathroy
Our circle offers patrons of all abilities and ages a chance to meet, knit and crochet in a social setting. Drop in with your current project and share your expertise or learn a new skill.

Canceled
Wed, Jun 26, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Coldstream
Inviting kids 7 to 11 years to come and create with various materials. This month we'll great creative with making creatures from pom poms!

Wed, Jun 26, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Glencoe
Join us to discuss 'The Midnight Library' by Matt Haig. Everyone welcome! Ask staff for a copy of this month's selection.

Wed, Jun 26, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Coldstream
Join us to discuss "Secrets of the Sprakkar: Iceland's extraordinary Women and How They are Changing the World" with MIddlesex Centre Mayor Aina DeViet. Register in person at the Coldstream Library.

Thu, Jun 27, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Strathroy
Visit our Sensory Room and experience the magic of light sensory play! Drop-in.

Thu, Jun 27, 9:00am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Thu, Jun 27, 9:00am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Thu, Jun 27, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Community Events
Join us as we enjoy free play and adventures in learning in the great outdoors. For Middlesex County residents only. Please register for only up to two (2) Open Spaces programs per month.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Jun 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Dorchester
Join Miss Laura for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun! All are welcome.

Thu, Jun 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ailsa Craig
Join staff every Thursday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Thu, Jun 27, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Ilderton
A 5-week program that will give you the tools and information you need to communicate with your baby through loving touch. Intended for infants who are not mobile. Middlesex County residents only.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Jun 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Wardsville
Seniors are invited to learn fun crafting techniques while creating two unique cards with Karen.

Thu, Jun 27, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Dorchester
Join us to discuss a new title every month. Everyone welcome; ask staff for the current selection.

Thu, Jun 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Strathroy
Having trouble with a library app? Need help getting your email set up? Sign up for a one-on-one session with library staff to answer your tech question. Please contact the branch to register.

Thu, Jun 27, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Glencoe
Drop in Thursdays and enjoy a cup of tea and conversation with fellow crafters. Looking to learn to crochet or knit? Contact the library for information.

Thu, Jun 27, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop in to program at River Heights EarlyON Child & Family Centre.

Thu, Jun 27, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Komoka
Try the weekly challenge to get your name in a draw for a prize!

Thu, Jun 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Mt. Brydges
Teens, join us to make a stylish pillow with upcycled wool sweaters and beginner sewing techniques.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 27, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Thorndale - Thorndale Community Room
Afterschool Hangout continues! Join us for an hour of crafts, games, friendship, and fun every Thursday at 4:30pm.

Thu, Jun 27, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Lucan
Do you love true crime podcasts? Listen to the podcast, then meet at the Lucan Library at 6pm to discuss the crime of the month with other enthusiasts. This month's topic is The Forest City Killer.

Thu, Jun 27, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Parkhill
Join Cassie for a terrific test of trivia. All ages welcome, and there is always a prize to be won!

Fri, Jun 28, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Strathroy
Visit our Sensory Room and experience the magic of light sensory play! Drop-in.

Fri, Jun 28, 9:00am - 11:00am
Komoka
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Fri, Jun 28, 9:00am - 11:00am
Thorndale
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Fri, Jun 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Lucan - Lucan Library
Join Kristyn every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jun 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Parkhill
Join staff every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jun 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Join Miss Vanessa every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jun 28, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Ailsa Craig
Join together for time to socialize and create. Bring in that craft or art project you've been working on and see how much fun it can be to work as a group!

Fri, Jun 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Melbourne
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jun 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Join us on Fridays for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jun 28, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Glencoe
Bikes, trikes, scooters, rollerblades - bring your wheels to the library to learn some road safety and have fun in the sun! Storytime at 10:30am. Safety chat, skills courses, and more start at 11am.

Fri, Jun 28, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Thorndale
Come quilt at the library! Bring your supplies and machine (if you need it) to the library and work on your quilting projects with friends old and new.

Rescheduled
Fri, Jun 28, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
New date Wednesday, June 26, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Glencoe
Join us for some friendly competition! Wii bowling is easy to learn, and you can do it standing up or sitting down. Plus you can enjoy classic bowling alley concessions, like pretzels and hot dogs.

Fri, Jun 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Lucan
Usher in the weekend on the last Friday of the month with acoustic folk, country, and rock music performed by local musicians. Requests happily accepted!

Sat, Jun 29, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Thorndale - Thorndale Library
Drop in on Saturday mornings to complete a fun and easy craft. For ages 3-10.

Sat, Jun 29, 10:30am - 11:15am
Glencoe
The mud kitchen is open! Join us in our garden to celebrate International Mud Day. Muddy chefs will whip up fizzy muddy concoctions, perfumes and potions in this magical sensory experience!
This event is full

Sat, Jun 29, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Parkhill
Drop in for some retro-Wii games at the Parkhill Library every Saturday!

Sat, Jun 29, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Ailsa Craig
Join us Saturdays for a relaxing, family-friendly classic movie screening! You can bring your comfy cushion while you munch on provided popcorn.

Sat, Jun 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Strathroy
Drop in every Saturday for a new Lego challenge! All ages are welcome.

Tue, Jul 02, All day
Glencoe
Create a portrait of everyone's favorite elephants, Gladys and Peanut! Submit your portrait for a fall art show and prize draw. All mediums and ages welcome! Challenge runs until August 17th.

Tue, Jul 02, 9:00am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Tue, Jul 02, 9:00am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Tue, Jul 02, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Community Events
Join us as we enjoy free play and adventures in learning in the great outdoors. For Middlesex County residents only.  Please register for only up to two (2) Open Spaces programs per month.

Tue, Jul 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Thorndale - Thorndale Library
Join Jennifer and Whitney every Tuesday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Tue, Jul 02, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Tue, Jul 02, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Tue, Jul 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dorchester
Drop in on Tuesday afternoon with your needle project to meet and chat with other knitters and crocheters. All skill levels welcome.

Tue, Jul 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Strathroy - Strathroy Program Room
Drop in to explore a virtual world with the Oculus VR Headsets

Tue, Jul 02, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Komoka
Have a question about your new device? Want to learn how to use a library resource? Book a half hour session with a library staff member. Registration required, see staff for more info!

Tue, Jul 02, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Dorchester
Join Miss Carolyn once a month for an evening family storytime for stories, songs, rhymes and fun.

Wed, Jul 03, 9:00am - 11:00am
Parkhill
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Jul 03, 9:00am - 11:00am
Dorchester
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Jul 03, 9:00am - 11:00am
Mt. Brydges
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Jul 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Strathroy
Join us to make your own Inukshuk for your room or garden, along with crafting a salt dough turtle. Learn about the cultural significance and symbolism of these two emblems. Ages 7-11.

Wed, Jul 03, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Parkhill
Join us on the first Wednesday of each month for a new mystery!

Wed, Jul 03, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Wed, Jul 03, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Mt. Brydges
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Wed, Jul 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Komoka
Kids are invited to learn about the world through food. We will be learning about different countries as we snack.

Wed, Jul 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Wardsville
Join us for great books and conversation. New members always welcome! New titles each month. Books are available for pick up at the library.

Wed, Jul 03, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Wardsville
Pop into the library to tickle your funny bone. The branch will be filled with fun for all.

Wed, Jul 03, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Glencoe
Drop in, hang out, make new friends, and enjoy unique activities every week!

Wed, Jul 03, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Strathroy
Join Reptilia for a thrilling show featuring an assortment of scaly and fantastic creatures that will entertain and educate! All ages welcome.

Wed, Jul 03, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Strathroy
Our circle offers patrons of all abilities and ages a chance to meet, knit and crochet in a social setting. Drop in with your current project and share your expertise or learn a new skill.

Wed, Jul 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Coldstream
Musical entertainment for everyone. BYOC as we will be in the garden area. Sponsored by the Friends of the Coldstream Library.

Thu, Jul 04, 9:00am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Thu, Jul 04, 9:00am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Thu, Jul 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Community Events
Join us as we enjoy free play and adventures in learning in the great outdoors. For Middlesex County residents only.  Please register for only up to two (2) Open Spaces programs per month.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ailsa Craig
Join staff every Thursday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Thu, Jul 04, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Strathroy
Help us create a 'Kindness Rocks' garden at the library. Rocks are painted with designs and words of inspiration to be taken home, shared with a friend or left in the rock garden to inspire others.

Thu, Jul 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Dorchester
Join Laura for stories, songs, rhymes and other fun! All are welcome.

Thu, Jul 04, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Ilderton
A 5-week program that will give you the tools and information you need to communicate with your baby through loving touch. Intended for infants who are not mobile. Middlesex County residents only.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Jul 04, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Strathroy
Having trouble with a library app? Need help getting your email set up? Sign up for a one-on-one session with library staff to answer your tech question. Please contact the branch to register.

Thu, Jul 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dorchester
Unleash your creativity! New challenges and a trophy to be won each week!
Registration opens Thursday, June 27 2024 at 2:00pm

Thu, Jul 04, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop in to program at River Heights EarlyON Child & Family Centre.

Thu, Jul 04, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Newbury
Visit the Newbury Library for an emoji filled afternoon! There will be crafts, fun and games galore!

Thu, Jul 04, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Ilderton
Join our Garden Party to make your own Mad Hatter hat, play croquet and enjoy a snack.

Thu, Jul 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Glencoe
Do the weekly challenge or build anything you want at this all ages LEGO club. All creations will be put on display - let's see how much space we can cover!

Thu, Jul 04, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Lucan
Celebrate Alice in Wonderland Day and bring the whole family to create props, then watch the 1951 version of Alice in Wonderland and participate with activities during the film!

Thu, Jul 04, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Thorndale
Learn to hand sew and make your own stuffed animal. Practice using a pattern; cutting material; sewing a strong seam by hand; and using stitches and buttons, etc., to add details. For grades 3-6.

Thu, Jul 04, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Melbourne
Join us at the Melbourne Library for Bad Art Night - all inspiration, no rules! Come make the worst, wacky art you can imagine, and vote on your favourites!

Fri, Jul 05, 9:00am - 11:00am
Komoka
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Fri, Jul 05, 9:00am - 11:00am
Thorndale
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Fri, Jul 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Lucan - Lucan Library
Join Kristyn every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Parkhill
Join staff every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Join Miss Vanessa every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Melbourne
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Join us for stories, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Glencoe
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome!

Fri, Jul 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Dorchester
Set yourself up for new outdoor adventures this summer. Learn about geocaching and create your own for others to enjoy.

Fri, Jul 05, 11:00am - 11:30am
Glencoe
Gather your friends after storytime for fun and exploring in the raised bed vegetable gardens

Fri, Jul 05, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Glencoe
These itty-bitty, no-fuss crafts don't require any special skills, and they don't take long, but you will go home with something great! Ideal for age 7 and up.

Fri, Jul 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Strathroy
Each Friday will focus on different forms of flying. Learn the basics of making different types of airplanes, helicopters, rubber band flyers. All from paper.

Mon, Jul 08, 9:00am - 11:00am
Glencoe
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Mon, Jul 08, 9:00am - 11:00am
Lucan
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Mon, Jul 08, 9:15am - 10:15am
Komoka
Zumbini® uses music and movement to support child development for children ages 0-4 years. This is a 6-week program. For Middlesex County residents only.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jul 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
River Heights EarlyON
This program will nurture your child’s sense of joy and wonder. This week's theme: Sensory Seekers (light sensory play)
This event is full

Mon, Jul 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Komoka
Join Karen and Shelah for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun! All are welcome.

Mon, Jul 08, 10:30am - 11:15am
Strathroy
Let's make a mess! Join Miss Vanessa in the reading garden under the sun shade for a drop in play centered art program. Come dressed for messy play. Indoor activities will be offered in case of rain.

Mon, Jul 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Glencoe
Meet with friends and neighbours at the library. There's plenty to do!

Mon, Jul 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Parkhill
Run on the wild side and explore the mysteries and wonders of nature. Get dirty, get crafty, and get yourself to the library on Mondays this summer!

Mon, Jul 08, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Komoka
Drop in every Monday for cards, games, conversation and light refreshments. Everyone is welcome.

Mon, Jul 08, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Glencoe
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Mon, Jul 08, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Lucan
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Rescheduled
Mon, Jul 08, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
New date Monday, July 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop in to program at River Heights EarlyON Child & Family Centre.

Mon, Jul 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Strathroy - Strathroy Program Room
Drop in to explore a virtual world with the Oculus VR Headsets

Mon, Jul 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Parkhill
Run on the wild side and explore the mysteries and wonders of nature. Get dirty, get crafty, and get yourself to the library on Mondays this summer!

Mon, Jul 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Strathroy
Learn about the toys and pastimes from the 1800's. Join Fanshawe Pioneer Village for artifact show and tell, try out our parlour toys, and then create your own simple toys to take home! For ages 6+
Registration opens Monday, June 24 2024 at 2:00pm

Mon, Jul 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop in to program at River Heights EarlyON Child & Family Centre.

Mon, Jul 08, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Dorchester
Youth in grades 6+ are invited to join us for an exciting new adventure at each session.
Registration opens Monday, June 24 2024 at 4:30pm

Mon, Jul 08, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Strathroy - Strathroy Program Room
Join author Casey Lyall for a discussion on engaging plots, compelling characters, and finding your voice as a writer. For ages 18+

Tue, Jul 09, 9:00am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Tue, Jul 09, 9:00am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Tue, Jul 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Community Events
Join us as we enjoy free play and adventures in learning in the great outdoors. For Middlesex County residents only.  Please register for only up to two (2) Open Spaces programs per month.

Tue, Jul 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Thorndale - Thorndale Library
Join Jennifer and Whitney every Tuesday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Tue, Jul 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ailsa Craig
Seize the clay and follow along as a staff member shows you how to make a new polymer clay creation each week!

Tue, Jul 09, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Lucan - Lucan Library
Join us for a high octane Mario Kart racing tournament! Race your way up the scoreboard to claim the top prize!

Tue, Jul 09, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Tue, Jul 09, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Tue, Jul 09, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Dorchester
Join us to learn new art and craft skills. Register for up to one session per month.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 09, 2:00pm - 7:00pm
Dorchester
You've won tickets to the ERAS tour but the show won't go on till someone recovers Taylor's favourite guitar. Limited time slots available: call or visit the Dorchester Library to register.

Tue, Jul 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Mt. Brydges
Join us to make a bracelet for yourself or a friend! We will use alphabet letters, fabric, ribbon and shiny beads to make it beautiful.

Tue, Jul 09, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Melbourne
Join us at the Melbourne Library for summer fun and crafts! This program requires attendance at two sessions.

Tue, Jul 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ailsa Craig
Let's go on a journey! Each Tuesday afternoon throughout the summer we'll have activities and crafts that focus on learning about a different part of the world. The world is just awesome!

Tue, Jul 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Komoka
Have a question about your new device? Want to learn how to use a library resource? Book a half hour session with a library staff member. Registration required, see staff for more info!

Tue, Jul 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Komoka
Join us for some super slimy fun and create your very own Ocean Slime.
Registration opens Tuesday, June 25 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jul 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Strathroy - Strathroy Program Room
Come show off your trivia skills at the library! Popcorn and prizes provided. For ages 18+

Tue, Jul 09, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Komoka
Adults are invited to join us to discuss a different book at the Komoka Library on the second Tuesday of each month. Ask staff for the current selection!

Wed, Jul 10, 9:00am - 11:00am
Parkhill
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Jul 10, 9:00am - 11:00am
Dorchester
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Jul 10, 9:00am - 11:00am
Mt. Brydges
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Jul 10, 10:30am - 6:30pm
Dorchester
You've won tickets to the ERAS tour but the show won't go on till someone recovers Taylor's favourite guitar. Limited time slots available: call or visit the Dorchester Library to register.

Wed, Jul 10, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Parkhill
Drop by the library to compete in tasks of whimsy and oddity - your time starts now! Ages 7+.

Wed, Jul 10, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Wed, Jul 10, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Mt. Brydges
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Wed, Jul 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Strathroy - Strathroy Program Room
Participants will be supplied with air dry clay to make a creation of their choosing. Patrons should register for only one of the 2 available dates.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 26 2024 at 2:00pm

Wed, Jul 10, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ailsa Craig
Join us weekly for a different big art project. Space is limited, register with staff or online!

Wed, Jul 10, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Delaware
Join us for some super slimy fun and create your very own Ocean Slime.

Wed, Jul 10, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Glencoe
Drop in, hang out, make new friends, and enjoy unique activities every week!

Wed, Jul 10, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Thorndale
I do my hair toss, Check my nails... AHH !! They need some work. Learn to paint perfect nails and take your nail game to the next level.

Wed, Jul 10, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Thorndale
This monthly program is for all ages and skill levels. Try the monthly stitch challenge or bring your own project from home. Limited supplies available for beginners.

Wed, Jul 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Parkhill
Follow along as a staff member shows you how to make a new polymer clay creation each week!

Wed, Jul 10, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Strathroy
Our circle offers patrons of all abilities and ages a chance to meet, knit and crochet in a social setting. Drop in with your current project and share your expertise or learn a new skill.

Wed, Jul 10, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Wardsville
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun!

Wed, Jul 10, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Wardsville
Have you ever wondered what happens at the Library when it's closed? We will share the magic with your stuffed animal! Join us for storytime and then check-in your stuffie for the library sleepover.

Wed, Jul 10, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Glencoe
Got extra plants, seeds, tools or other garden items? Bring one for the prize table and then play Bingo to win!

Wed, Jul 10, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Coldstream
Bring in your old jacket (denim, fabric or whatever) and create a 90's Statement Upcycled Jacket.

Thu, Jul 11, 9:00am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Thu, Jul 11, 9:00am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Thu, Jul 11, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Community Events
Join us as we enjoy free play and adventures in learning in the great outdoors. For Middlesex County residents only.  Please register for only up to two (2) Open Spaces programs per month.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ailsa Craig
Join staff every Thursday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Thu, Jul 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Dorchester
Join Laura for stories, songs, rhymes and other fun! All are welcome.

Thu, Jul 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Parkhill
Would you like to make entries for Elementary Children’s Work at the Parkhill Fair? Drop in Thursday mornings at the library. We provide the materials, you provide your creative talents.

Thu, Jul 11, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Strathroy
Having trouble with a library app? Need help getting your email set up? Sign up for a one-on-one session with library staff to answer your tech question. Please contact the branch to register.

Thu, Jul 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dorchester
Unleash your creativity! New challenges and a trophy to be won each week!
Registration opens Thursday, July 4 2024 at 2:00pm

Thu, Jul 11, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop in to program at River Heights EarlyON Child & Family Centre.

Thu, Jul 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Coldstream
Join us to hear warnings about plastic pollution in the ocean and to make a recycled plastic squid craft

Thu, Jul 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Glencoe
Let's throw a beach party for some tiny bears! Each participant will get 2 cupcakes and a variety of toppings to create mini beach scenes. Everyone is welcome at this all ages summer celebration!

Thu, Jul 11, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Thorndale
Learn to hand sew and make your own stuffed animal. Practice using a pattern; cutting material; sewing a strong seam by hand; and using stitches and buttons, etc., to add details. For grades 3-6.

Thu, Jul 11, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Strathroy
Make a customized bookmark! For ages 7+
Registration opens Thursday, June 27 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 11, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Ilderton
Adults and Youth are welcomed treat themselves by making and taking their own natural spa treatments including scrubs and lotions.
Registration opens Thursday, June 27 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Lucan - Lucan Library
Expand your reading horizons! Join us at our monthly book club to enjoy books by a variety of authors. New members welcome. Contact the Lucan Library for more information.

Thu, Jul 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Newbury
Have you ever wondered what happens at the Library when it's closed? We will share the magic with your stuffed animal! Join us for storytime and then check-in your stuffie for the library sleepover.

Fri, Jul 12, 9:00am - 11:00am
Komoka
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Fri, Jul 12, 9:00am - 11:00am
Thorndale
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Fri, Jul 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Lucan - Lucan Library
Join Kristyn every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Parkhill
Join staff every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Join Miss Vanessa every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Melbourne
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Join us for stories, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Glencoe
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome!

Fri, Jul 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Dorchester
Explore the world of coding and create your own video game.
Registration opens Friday, June 28 2024 at 10:30am

Fri, Jul 12, 11:00am - 11:30am
Glencoe
Gather your friends after storytime for fun and exploring in the raised bed vegetable gardens

Fri, Jul 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Parkhill
Prepare to get messy! Join Sylvia every Friday morning for science fun. We may be outdoors, weather permitting.

Fri, Jul 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ailsa Craig
Run on the wild side and explore the mysteries and wonders of nature. Get dirty, get crafty, and get yourself to the library on Fridays this summer!

Fri, Jul 12, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Parkhill
Join us for a drop-in social and paper crafting session the second Friday of the month. We offer a different craft each month.

Fri, Jul 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Glencoe
Learn all about how clothing was made by early pioneers, try your hand at weaving, and make a craft to take home! Thanks to the Friends of the Glencoe Library for sponsoring this special event.

Fri, Jul 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Strathroy
Each Friday will focus on different forms of flying. Learn the basics of making different types of airplanes, helicopters, rubber band flyers. All from paper.

Sat, Jul 13, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Mt. Brydges
Join us every second Saturday of the month to collaboratively work on a beautiful puzzle. Do a little, do a lot - its up to you!

Sat, Jul 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Komoka
Children, along with their parents and caregivers, are welcome to stop by the Komoka Community Market for storytime with Shelah. We'll read stories, sing songs and have lots of fun!

Sat, Jul 13, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Thorndale
Learn the art form of metal embossing with special guest instructor Marina. She will go over tools used and modified tools will be available to use.

Sat, Jul 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Strathroy - Strathroy Program Room
Join Casey Lyall for a behind-the-scenes look at her career as a writer and at the creation of her Silver Birch-nominated novel, Gnome is Where Your Heart is.

Sun, Jul 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Dorchester
All are welcome to join us for a colourful, fun filled Drag Storytime to celebrate Thames Centre Pride!

Mon, Jul 15, 9:00am - 11:00am
Glencoe
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Mon, Jul 15, 9:00am - 11:00am
Lucan
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Mon, Jul 15, 10:00am - 12:00pm
River Heights EarlyON
This program will nurture your child’s sense of joy and wonder. This week's theme: Cooking with Kids
This event is full

Mon, Jul 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Komoka
Join Karen and Shelah for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun! All are welcome.

Mon, Jul 15, 10:30am - 11:15am
Strathroy
Let's make a mess! Join Miss Vanessa in the reading garden under the sun shade for a drop in play centered art program. Come dressed for messy play. Indoor activities will be offered in case of rain.

Mon, Jul 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Dorchester
Can you roll your R's like a pirate? Willing to walk the plank? Join us for all things pirate: games, competitions and craft.
Registration opens Monday, June 24 2024 at 10:00am

Mon, Jul 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Parkhill
Run on the wild side and explore the mysteries and wonders of nature. Get dirty, get crafty, and get yourself to the library on Mondays this summer!

Mon, Jul 15, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Komoka
Drop in every Monday for cards, games, conversation and light refreshments. Everyone is welcome.

Mon, Jul 15, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Glencoe
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Mon, Jul 15, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Lucan
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Rescheduled
Mon, Jul 15, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
New date Monday, July 15, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop in to program at River Heights EarlyON Child & Family Centre.

Mon, Jul 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Strathroy
Come in to the library to create a bracelet for an old friend, a new friend, or for yourself! For ages 11-17.

Mon, Jul 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Strathroy - Strathroy Program Room
Drop in to explore a virtual world with the Oculus VR Headsets

Mon, Jul 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Parkhill
Run on the wild side and explore the mysteries and wonders of nature. Get dirty, get crafty, and get yourself to the library on Mondays this summer!

Mon, Jul 15, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop in to program at River Heights EarlyON Child & Family Centre.

Mon, Jul 15, 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Delaware
Join us to make a bracelet for yourself or a friend! We will use alphabet letters, fabric and shiny beads to make it beautiful. While supplies last.

Tue, Jul 16, 9:00am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Tue, Jul 16, 9:00am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Tue, Jul 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Community Events
Join us as we enjoy free play and adventures in learning in the great outdoors. For Middlesex County residents only.  Please register for only up to two (2) Open Spaces programs per month.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Thorndale - Thorndale Library
Join Jennifer and Whitney every Tuesday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Tue, Jul 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ailsa Craig
Seize the clay and follow along as a staff member shows you how to make a new polymer clay creation each week!

Tue, Jul 16, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Tue, Jul 16, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Tue, Jul 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dorchester
Drop in on Tuesday afternoon with your needle project to meet and chat with other knitters and crocheters. All skill levels welcome.

Tue, Jul 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Mt. Brydges
The Pinery Provincial Park Naturalists will be at the library to teach everyone about wildlife around the pond with a storytime and educational chat. Crafts and snacks included.

Tue, Jul 16, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Melbourne
Join us at the Melbourne Library for summer fun and crafts! This program requires attendance at two sessions.

Tue, Jul 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ailsa Craig
Let's go on a journey! Each Tuesday afternoon throughout the summer we'll have activities and crafts that focus on learning about a different part of the world. The world is just awesome!

Tue, Jul 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Komoka
Have a question about your new device? Want to learn how to use a library resource? Book a half hour session with a library staff member. Registration required, see staff for more info!

Tue, Jul 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Komoka
The Pinery Provincial Park Naturalists will be at the library to teach everyone about wildlife around the pond with a storytime and educational chat.

Tue, Jul 16, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Lucan
Find your next favourite read and share your own favourites at this show and tell for book lovers.

Tue, Jul 16, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ailsa Craig
Join us to discuss the chosen title for this month. Books are available while supplies last. See staff for more info!

Tue, Jul 16, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Komoka
We will provide a spice of the month. Patrons will experiment with the spice at home and take note of the recipes they liked or didn't like. Patrons will meet up to exchange recipes, foods and ideas.

Tue, Jul 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Glencoe
Meet at the library to talk all things books, exchange recommendations, and create a bookmark. It's like BookTok but better - we have crafts and snacks! This is a book club for teens, age 13 or older.

Wed, Jul 17, 9:00am - 11:00am
Parkhill
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Jul 17, 9:00am - 11:00am
Dorchester
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Jul 17, 9:00am - 11:00am
Mt. Brydges
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Jul 17, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Parkhill
Drop by the library to compete in tasks of whimsy and oddity - your time starts now! Ages 7+.

Wed, Jul 17, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Wed, Jul 17, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Mt. Brydges
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Wed, Jul 17, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Thorndale
It's ooey, it's gooey, it's typically regarded as repulsive. It's SLIME !

Wed, Jul 17, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Wardsville
Visit the Library for an emoji filled day! There will be crafts, fun and games galore.

Wed, Jul 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ailsa Craig
Join us weekly for a different big art project. Space is limited, register with staff or online!

Wed, Jul 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Glencoe
Drop in, hang out, make new friends, and enjoy unique activities every week!

Wed, Jul 17, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Strathroy
Help us create a 'Kindness Rocks' garden at the library. Rocks are painted with designs and words of inspiration to be taken home, shared with a friend or left in the rock garden to inspire others.

Wed, Jul 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Parkhill
Follow along as a staff member shows you how to make a new polymer clay creation each week!

Wed, Jul 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Strathroy
Our circle offers patrons of all abilities and ages a chance to meet, knit and crochet in a social setting. Drop in with your current project and share your expertise or learn a new skill.

Wed, Jul 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Komoka
Race to photograph everything on the list. Use your phone to snap your pics! Winner gets the Tween Cup!

Wed, Jul 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Coldstream
Musical entertainment for everyone. BYOC as we will be in the garden area. Sponsored by the Friends of the Coldstream Library.

Thu, Jul 18, 9:00am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Thu, Jul 18, 9:00am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Thu, Jul 18, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Community Events
Join us as we enjoy free play and adventures in learning in the great outdoors. For Middlesex County residents only.  Please register for only up to two (2) Open Spaces programs per month.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ailsa Craig
Join staff every Thursday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Thu, Jul 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Dorchester
Join Laura for stories, songs, rhymes and other fun! All are welcome.

Thu, Jul 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Coldstream
Come excavate a treasure, hear about archaeology and artifact handling with Leeanne from the Museum of Ontario Archaeology

Thu, Jul 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Parkhill
Would you like to make entries for Elementary Children’s Work at the Parkhill Fair? Drop in Thursday mornings at the library. We provide the materials, you provide your creative talents.

Thu, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Strathroy
Having trouble with a library app? Need help getting your email set up? Sign up for a one-on-one session with library staff to answer your tech question. Please contact the branch to register.

Thu, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dorchester
Unleash your creativity! New challenges and a trophy to be won each week!
Registration opens Thursday, July 11 2024 at 2:00pm

Thu, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Program Room
Join Krista and Sylvia as we prepare and sample several different recipes with eggs. Registration required: for ages 10 and up. Sponsored by the Egg Farmers of Ontario.

Thu, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Strathroy
Join the Museum of Archaeology to learn about archaeology, artifact handling, and a mini excavation activity! For ages 6-12.
Registration opens Thursday, July 4 2024 at 2:00pm

Thu, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop in to program at River Heights EarlyON Child & Family Centre.

Thu, Jul 18, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Newbury
Pop into the library to tickle your funny bone. The branch will be filled with fun for all.

Thu, Jul 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Mt. Brydges
Teens, learn how to develop a unique, intuitive artistic style by practicing techniques and skills for doodling and drawing. Inspired by Creativebug!

Thu, Jul 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Glencoe
Do the weekly challenge or build anything you want at this all ages LEGO club. All creations will be put on display - let's see how much space we can cover!

Thu, Jul 18, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Lucan
Join Katy to make a woodland-themed picnic with log slices (tortilla wrap), wild berries and dip, and dirt cups (pudding). For ages 7-11. Not recommended for children with dietary restrictions.
Registration opens Friday, June 28 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 18, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Thorndale
Learn to hand sew and make your own stuffed animal. Practice using a pattern; cutting material; sewing a strong seam by hand; and using stitches and buttons, etc., to add details. For grades 3-6.

Fri, Jul 19, 9:00am - 11:00am
Komoka
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Fri, Jul 19, 9:00am - 11:00am
Thorndale
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Fri, Jul 19, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Komoka
These clinics are made available by TVDSB and LCDSB. School Board staff will be available to support early developmental screening for children entering school in September 2024.

Fri, Jul 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Lucan - Lucan Library
Join Kristyn every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Parkhill
Join staff every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Join Miss Vanessa every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Melbourne
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Join us for stories, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 19, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Glencoe
Pack a lunch, grab your favourite stuffie and join us in the reading garden for story time

Fri, Jul 19, 11:00am - 11:30am
Glencoe
Gather your friends after storytime for fun and exploring in the raised bed vegetable gardens

Fri, Jul 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Parkhill
Prepare to get messy! Join Sylvia every Friday morning for science fun. We may be outdoors, weather permitting.

Fri, Jul 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ailsa Craig
Run on the wild side and explore the mysteries and wonders of nature. Get dirty, get crafty, and get yourself to the library on Fridays this summer!

Fri, Jul 19, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Glencoe
These itty-bitty, no-fuss crafts don't require any special skills, and they don't take long, but you will take home something great! Ideal for age 7 & up: please bring 1-3 photos of people you know.

Fri, Jul 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Strathroy
Each Friday will focus on different forms of flying. Learn the basics of making different types of airplanes, helicopters, rubber band flyers. All from paper.

Sat, Jul 20, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Thorndale
Learn the art form of metal embossing with special guest instructor Marina. She will go over tools used and modified tools will be available to use.

Sat, Jul 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Lucan
Join Katy to make a woodland-themed picnic with log slices (tortilla wrap), wild berries and dip, and dirt cups (pudding). For ages 7-11. Not recommended for children with dietary restrictions.
Registration opens Friday, June 28 2024 at 9:00am