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Baby Time Program

Glencoe

2024-07-29 13:00:00 2024-07-29 15:00:00 America/New_York Baby Time Program Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old. Glencoe -

Monday, July 29
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-07-29 13:00:00 2024-07-29 15:00:00 America/New_York Baby Time Program Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old. Glencoe -

Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Each Baby Time program will offer a play-based learning opportunity in one of our indoor library play spaces.  We will provide a selection of toys and you are welcome to bring your own as well.  We will have on location one EarlyON Facilitator to help facilitate and inspire play and learning.  Siblings are welcome, but please note we will not be supplying materials/toys. We offer a circle time (songs & stories) as part of the program.   For more information contact us! Email earlyon@middlesex.ca or call 519-666-3227.

AGE GROUP: | Family | Early-Learners (0-6) |

EVENT TYPE: | Storytime & EarlyON |

TAGS: | |

Glencoe

cjoris@middlesex.ca
Phone: 519-287-2735
Branch manager
Courtney Joris

Hours

Today's hours

We're open 10:00AM to 4:00PM

Mon, Jul 22 10:00AM to 4:00PM
Tue, Jul 23 12:00PM to 4:00PM
Wed, Jul 24 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jul 25 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jul 26 10:00AM to 4:00PM
Sat, Jul 27 10:00AM to 2:00PM
Sun, Jul 28 Closed

About the branch

Open, inviting, and a short walk from Main St., the Glencoe Library offers a program room with a kitchen, as well as a makerspace, study rooms, and a reading garden.

Upcoming events

Mon, Jul 22, All day
Lucan
Share your love of photography at the Lucan Library's Summer Photo Contest. The theme is "Nature". To enter, please register and follow the directions to submit your photo(s). Open to all ages.
Register

Mon, Jul 22, 9:00am - 11:00am
Community Events
Splash & Play with us at your local splash pad. Weather permitting. Drop-in.

Mon, Jul 22, 9:00am - 11:00am
Community Events
Splash & Play with us at your local splash pad. Weather permitting. Drop-in.

Mon, Jul 22, 9:00am - 11:00am
Community Events
Splash & Play with us at your local splash pad. Weather permitting. Drop-in.

Mon, Jul 22, 10:00am - 12:00pm
River Heights EarlyON
This program will nurture your child’s sense of joy and wonder. This week's theme: stories with various storytelling methods and activities.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jul 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Komoka
Join Karen and Shelah for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun! All are welcome.

Mon, Jul 22, 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 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Dorchester
Learn all about kites, make your own kite and then fly them.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jul 22, 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 22, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Komoka
Drop in every Monday for cards, games, conversation and light refreshments. Everyone is welcome.

Mon, Jul 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Community Events
Our Baby Time Families are welcome to come Splash & Play with us at your local splash pad. Weather permitting. Drop-in.

Mon, Jul 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Community Events
Our Baby Time Families are welcome to come Splash & Play with us at your local splash pad. Weather permitting. Drop-in.

Rescheduled
Mon, Jul 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
New date Monday, July 22, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop in to program at River Heights EarlyON Child & Family Centre.

Mon, Jul 22, 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 22, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop in to program at River Heights EarlyON Child & Family Centre.

Mon, Jul 22, 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Delaware
Pop up flower cards! Pick up a craft kit at the library; instructions and supplies will be provided. Take home your kit and craft at your own leisure.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jul 22, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Dorchester
Youth in grades 6+ are invited to join us for an exciting new adventure at each session.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jul 22, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Strathroy - Strathroy Program Room
Calling all Teen Writers! Learn the steps to get on the path to publication with author Casey Lyall. Open to teens ages 13-17.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jul 23, All day
Lucan
Share your love of photography at the Lucan Library's Summer Photo Contest. The theme is "Nature". To enter, please register and follow the directions to submit your photo(s). Open to all ages.
Register

Tue, Jul 23, 9:00am - 11:00am
Community Events
Splash & Play with us at your local splash pad. Weather permitting. Drop-in.

Tue, Jul 23, 9:00am - 11:00am
Community Events
Splash & Play with us at your local splash pad. Weather permitting. Drop-in.

Tue, Jul 23, 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, Jul 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Thorndale - Thorndale Library
Join Jennifer and Whitney every Tuesday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:30am - 11:45am
Coldstream
Come meet the Wildlife Ambassadors from Salthaven Wildlife Rehabilitation and Education Centre. Donations of needed items accepted at event & Library during July. Contact the library for items list.

Tue, Jul 23, 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 23, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Community Events
Our Baby Time Families are welcome to come Splash & Play with us at your local splash pad. Weather permitting. Drop-in.

Tue, Jul 23, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Community Events
Our Baby Time Families are welcome to come Splash & Play with us at your local splash pad. Weather permitting. Drop-in.

Tue, Jul 23, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Dorchester
Join us to learn new art and craft skills. Register for up to one session per month.

Tue, Jul 23, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Melbourne
Join us at the Melbourne Library for summer fun and crafts!

Tue, Jul 23, 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 23, 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 23, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Lucan
Unleash your inner Picasso and create your next masterpiece in this abstract art class! Ages 12-17 years old.  Materials provided.

Tue, Jul 23, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Strathroy
Join us for Adult Craft Night! This month we will be paint pouring on rocks. For ages 18+

Tue, Jul 23, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Mt. Brydges
Express your love for your furry companion by creating a one of a kind masterpiece. All supplies provided. All adults welcome.

Tue, Jul 23, 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, Jul 24, All day
Lucan
Share your love of photography at the Lucan Library's Summer Photo Contest. The theme is "Nature". To enter, please register and follow the directions to submit your photo(s). Open to all ages.
Register

Wed, Jul 24, 9:00am - 11:00am
Community Events
Splash & Play with us at your local splash pad. Weather permitting. Drop-in.

Wed, Jul 24, 9:00am - 11:00am
Community Events
Splash & Play with us at your local splash pad. Weather permitting. Drop-in.

Wed, Jul 24, 9:00am - 11:00am
Community Events
Splash & Play with us at your local splash pad. Weather permitting. Drop-in.

Wed, Jul 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
Strathroy
Join us for a fun morning painting a picture of your favourite squishmallow.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 24, 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 24, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Community Events
Our Baby Time Families are welcome to come Splash & Play with us at your local splash pad. Weather permitting. Drop-in.

Wed, Jul 24, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Community Events
Our Baby Time Families are welcome to come Splash & Play with us at your local splash pad. Weather permitting. Drop-in.

Wed, Jul 24, 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 24, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Delaware
Pop up flower cards! Pick up a craft kit at the library; instructions and supplies will be provided. Take home your kit and craft at your own leisure.

Wed, Jul 24, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Glencoe
Drop in, hang out, make new friends, and enjoy unique activities every week!

Wed, Jul 24, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Thorndale
"Don't forget the spring rolls!" Mixing up giggles and goodies at the fanciest restaurant in town. This parents and child cooking class will feature rainbow fresh rolls.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 24, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Wardsville
Let your imagination soar! join us to create different types of paper aircraft. Then challenge your friends to see which can fly furthest or highest.

Wed, Jul 24, 5:30pm - 6:00pm
Strathroy - Strathroy Program Room
Join us for a fun camping storytime & craft activity with your stuffie! Then tuck them in for a sleepover at the library. Pick them up the next day & see what adventures they got up to. Ages 2-8

Wed, Jul 24, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Parkhill
Follow along as a staff member shows you how to make a new polymer clay creation each week!
This event is full

Wed, Jul 24, 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 24, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Glencoe
Come and make a plant hanger, no experience required!

Wed, Jul 24, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Coldstream
Bring in your old jacket (denim, fabric or whatever) and create a 90's Statement Upcycled Jacket.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wardsville
Join us for a guided tour of Wardsville. Ken Willis, from the Wardsville Museum, will lead us through the village, pointing out areas of interest. Event starts at the Library.

Thu, Jul 25, All day
Lucan
Share your love of photography at the Lucan Library's Summer Photo Contest. The theme is "Nature". To enter, please register and follow the directions to submit your photo(s). Open to all ages.
Register

Thu, Jul 25, 9:00am - 11:00am
Community Events
Splash & Play with us at your local splash pad. Weather permitting. Drop-in.

Thu, Jul 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

Thu, Jul 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ailsa Craig
Join staff every Thursday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Thu, Jul 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Strathroy - Strathroy Program Room
Participants will create their own personalized bicycle license place on cardstock which can then be laminated.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Dorchester
Join Laura for stories, songs, rhymes and other fun! All are welcome.

Thu, Jul 25, 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 25, 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 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dorchester
Unleash your creativity! New challenges and a trophy to be won each week!
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop in to program at River Heights EarlyON Child & Family Centre.

Thu, Jul 25, 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 25, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Newbury
Let your imagination soar! join us to create different types of paper aircraft. Then challenge your friends to see which can fly furthest or highest.

Thu, Jul 25, 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.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Jul 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ilderton
Families are invited to build structures with candy! Please only register once for your family group: all family members will be included on that registration.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Dorchester
Come and join us to reinvent an old toy.

Thu, Jul 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Strathroy
Join us for a talk on how to raise monarch butterflies in your own home.

Fri, Jul 26, All day
Lucan
Share your love of photography at the Lucan Library's Summer Photo Contest. The theme is "Nature". To enter, please register and follow the directions to submit your photo(s). Open to all ages.
Register

Fri, Jul 26, 9:00am - 11:00am
Community Events
Splash & Play with us at your local splash pad. Weather permitting. Drop-in.

Fri, Jul 26, 9:00am - 11:00am
Community Events
Splash & Play with us at your local splash pad. Weather permitting. Drop-in.

Fri, Jul 26, 9:00am - 11:00am
Community Events
Splash & Play with us at your local splash pad. Weather permitting. Drop-in.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Lucan - Lucan Library
Join Kristyn every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Parkhill
Join staff every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Join Miss Vanessa every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Melbourne
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Join us for stories, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Glencoe
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome!

Fri, Jul 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Dorchester
Explore the world of coding and create your own video game.
This event is full

Fri, Jul 26, 11:00am - 11:30am
Glencoe
Gather your friends after storytime for fun and exploring in the raised bed vegetable gardens

Fri, Jul 26, 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 26, 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 26, 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.

Fri, Jul 26, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Lucan
Banded banditry right before our eyes! What can we see when we look in the trees? Let's discover the birds that live right in our backyards!

Fri, Jul 26, 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 27, 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.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Jul 27, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Mt. Brydges
Explore the exciting world of Dungeons & Dragons in this course designed for beginners. Learn the art of collaborative storytelling, ability scores and skills, and character development.

Sat, Jul 27, 10:30am - 11:15am
Glencoe
Budding Bakers, grab your grown-ups! Let's get creative in the library kitchen. In this food literacy program, we will enjoy a story and create a snack inspired by the book. Ideal for ages 3-6
This event is full

Sat, Jul 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Strathroy - Strathroy Program Room
Write a story full of adventure and excitement to share with your friends with help from author Casey Lyall. Open to young writers ages 8 to 12.

Sat, Jul 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Lucan
Share your love of photography at the Lucan Library's Summer Photo Contest. The theme is "Nature". Prizes will be awarded to the fan favourite of each of three age groups: 7-11, 12-17, and 18+.

Mon, Jul 29, 9:00am - 11:00am
Glencoe
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Mon, Jul 29, 9:00am - 11:00am
Lucan
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Mon, Jul 29, 10:00am - 12:00pm
River Heights EarlyON
This program will nurture your child’s sense of joy and wonder. This week's theme: Wiggly Worms (science and nature activities)
This event is full

Mon, Jul 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Komoka
Join Karen and Shelah for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun! All are welcome.

Mon, Jul 29, 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 29, 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 29, 11:00am - 11:30am
Glencoe
Join us in the Reading Garden for fun and crafts this summer!

Mon, Jul 29, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Komoka
Drop in every Monday for cards, games, conversation and light refreshments. Everyone is welcome.

Mon, Jul 29, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Glencoe
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Mon, Jul 29, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Lucan
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Rescheduled
Mon, Jul 29, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
New date Monday, July 29, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop in to program at River Heights EarlyON Child & Family Centre.

Mon, Jul 29, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Lucan - Lucan Library
Join local author Bahaa Zouki at the Lucan Library as she reads from her delightful new book, The Peaceful Orange Blossoms. A Q&A and book signing will follow. Books available for purchase for $15.

Mon, Jul 29, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Newbury
Pop into the library to test your puzzle solving skills and break out of the library!

Mon, Jul 29, 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 29, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop in to program at River Heights EarlyON Child & Family Centre.

Tue, Jul 30, 9:00am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Tue, Jul 30, 9:00am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

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

Tue, Jul 30, 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 30, 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, Jul 30, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Tue, Jul 30, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Tue, Jul 30, 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.

Tue, Jul 30, 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 30, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Lucan
Test out your cupcake decorating skills during this delicious and fun program! Ages 7-11 years old. Not recommended for children with allergies or food sensitivities.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 30, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Melbourne
Join us at the Melbourne Library for summer fun and crafts!

Tue, Jul 30, 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 30, 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 30, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Mt. Brydges
Join us to make magical wands that light up! Decorate to your wizard/witch's heart's desire.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 30, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Strathroy - Strathroy Program Room
Come join us in a friendly discussion of this month's book of choice.

Wed, Jul 31, 9:00am - 11:00am
Parkhill
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Jul 31, 9:00am - 11:00am
Dorchester
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Jul 31, 9:00am - 11:00am
Mt. Brydges
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Jul 31, 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 31, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Wed, Jul 31, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Mt. Brydges
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Wed, Jul 31, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Komoka
Come create a special piece of art inspired by the beautiful parks of Middlesex County.

Wed, Jul 31, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dorchester
Are you a fan of popcorn AND the Olympics? Join fellow Popcorn Olympians to compete in the library's Popcorn Olympics.

Wed, Jul 31, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Lucan
Test out your cupcake decorating skills during this delicious and fun program! Ages 7-11 years old. Not recommended for children with allergies or food sensitivities.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 31, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Thorndale
Give old toys a new life! All materials supplied, but feel free to bring old toys to hack. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Wed, Jul 31, 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 31, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Wardsville
Pop into the library to test your puzzle solving skills and break out of the library!

Wed, Jul 31, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Delaware
Join us for fun in the sun. We will have jump rope, a giant matching game, chalk, bubbles, snacks and more!

Wed, Jul 31, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Ilderton
Attention Potterheads! You are cordially invited to celebrate Harry's Birthday with Hagrid's special birthday cake, magical activities and crafts.

Wed, Jul 31, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Glencoe
Drop in, hang out, make new friends, and enjoy unique activities every week!

Wed, Jul 31, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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.

Wed, Jul 31, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Parkhill
Follow along as a staff member shows you how to make a new polymer clay creation each week!
This event is full

Wed, Jul 31, 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 31, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Glencoe
Join us to discuss 'The Huntress' by Kate Quinn. Everyone welcome! Ask staff for a copy of this month's selection.

Wed, Jul 31, 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, Aug 01, 9:00am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Thu, Aug 01, 9:00am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Thu, Aug 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ailsa Craig
Join staff every Thursday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Thu, Aug 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Strathroy - Strathroy Program Room
Join us in creating some 'summer lights' camp inspired crafts. We'll be making a mini lantern and a firefly that both light up, as well as an edible campfire. Ages 7-13

Thu, Aug 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
Dorchester
Join Laura for stories, songs, rhymes and other fun! All are welcome.

Thu, Aug 01, 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, Aug 01, 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, Aug 01, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dorchester
Unleash your creativity! New challenges and a trophy to be won each week!
Registration opens Thursday, July 25 2024 at 2:00pm

Thu, Aug 01, 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, Aug 01, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop in to program at River Heights EarlyON Child & Family Centre.

Thu, Aug 01, 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, Aug 01, 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, Aug 01, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Thorndale
Join us for Family Movie Night the Thursday before the long weekend. You bring a drink, snack, and pillow. We'll provide the movie and popcorn!

Thu, Aug 01, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Ilderton
Celebrate the 2024 Summer Olympics

Thu, Aug 01, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Coldstream
Join Dr. Rebekah Jacques Forensic Pathologist & Coroner for a fascinating look at the science behind Forensic Pathology

Fri, Aug 02, 9:00am - 11:00am
Komoka
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Fri, Aug 02, 9:00am - 11:00am
Thorndale
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Fri, Aug 02, 10:30am - 11:30am
Lucan - Lucan Library
Join Kristyn every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Aug 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Parkhill
Join staff every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Aug 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Join Miss Vanessa every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Aug 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Melbourne
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Aug 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Join us for stories, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Aug 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Glencoe
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome!

Fri, Aug 02, 11:00am - 11:30am
Glencoe
Gather your friends after storytime for fun and exploring in the raised bed vegetable gardens

Fri, Aug 02, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Parkhill
Prepare to get messy! Join Sylvia every Friday morning for science fun. We may be outdoors, weather permitting.

Fri, Aug 02, 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!

Sat, Aug 03, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Strathroy
Join us in the program room for a viewing of the Disney Pixar film "Elemental."

Tue, Aug 06, 9:00am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Tue, Aug 06, 9:00am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Tue, Aug 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Thorndale - Thorndale Library
Join Jennifer and Whitney every Tuesday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Tue, Aug 06, 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, Aug 06, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Lucan
Children aged 8-12 can explore art and music by creating their own percussion shaker with local artist Phylis U'Ren.

Tue, Aug 06, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Tue, Aug 06, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Tue, Aug 06, 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.

Tue, Aug 06, 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, Aug 06, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Melbourne
Join us at the Melbourne Library for summer fun and crafts!

Tue, Aug 06, 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, Aug 06, 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, Aug 06, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Dorchester
Join Miss Carolyn once a month for an evening family storytime for stories, songs, rhymes and fun.

Wed, Aug 07, 9:00am - 10:30am
Community Events
Join us at the Lucan Tales and Trails for a singalong. After our story walk, we will enjoy a teddy bear picnic with games, snacks, and songs! Registration required. Middlesex County residents only.
This event is full

Wed, Aug 07, 9:00am - 11:00am
Mt. Brydges
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Aug 07, 9:00am - 11:00am
Parkhill
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Aug 07, 9:00am - 11:00am
Dorchester
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Aug 07, 10:00am - 4:30pm
Dorchester
Join us at Camp Half-Blood to explore the world of Percy Jackson and the Olympians. Drop-in activities all day. Trivia at 2pm.

Wed, Aug 07, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Parkhill
Drop by the library to compete in tasks of whimsy and oddity - your time starts now! Ages 7+.

Wed, Aug 07, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Parkhill
Join us on the first Wednesday of each month for a new mystery!

Wed, Aug 07, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Mt. Brydges
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Wed, Aug 07, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Wed, Aug 07, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Komoka
Come make an outdoor adventure kit that includes a DYI water pouch, a journal and more!

Wed, Aug 07, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Lucan
Join us to celebrate the Summer Olympic Games at the Library. Get into your country and let's see who wins the gold medal!

Wed, Aug 07, 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.

Canceled
Wed, Aug 07, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Thorndale
Design and dye your way into a one-of-a-kind t-shirt. Learn how to personalize your shirt using a cricut machine and add a pop of colour with tie-dye technique. Bring your own t-shirt.

Wed, Aug 07, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ailsa Craig
Join us weekly for a different big art project. Space is limited, register with staff or online!

Wed, Aug 07, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Ilderton
Celebrate the 2024 Summer Olympics

Wed, Aug 07, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Glencoe
Drop in, hang out, make new friends, and enjoy unique activities every week!

Wed, Aug 07, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Wardsville
Join us for BINGO! All ages welcome.

Wed, Aug 07, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Parkhill
Follow along as a staff member shows you how to make a new polymer clay creation each week!

Wed, Aug 07, 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, Aug 07, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Glencoe
Create your own eucalyptus inspired still life painting in this guided paint night - no experience required!

Wed, Aug 07, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ilderton
Ilderton's book club is starting up again. Come by for a visit, talk about your top summer reads and pick up our selection for September. We welcome new and returning members.

Thu, Aug 08, 9:00am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Thu, Aug 08, 9:00am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Thu, Aug 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Community Events
We will explore colours & textures, listen to the sounds of the forest & a walk to the First Nations village.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ailsa Craig
Join staff every Thursday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Thu, Aug 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Dorchester
Join Laura for stories, songs, rhymes and other fun! All are welcome.

Thu, Aug 08, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Strathroy
Join us for glow-in-the-dark crafts & creations. Children will also be able to explore our light sensory space. For children 4 to 6 years of age.

Thu, Aug 08, 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, Aug 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dorchester
Unleash your creativity! New challenges and a trophy to be won each week!
Registration opens Thursday, August 1 2024 at 2:00pm

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

Thu, Aug 08, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Strathroy
Join us for glow-in-the-dark crafts & creations. Children will also be able to explore our light sensory space. For children 4 to 6 years of age.

Thu, Aug 08, 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, Aug 08, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Newbury
Join us for BINGO! All ages welcome.

Thu, Aug 08, 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.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Aug 08, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Ilderton
Celebrate the 2024 Summer Olympics

Thu, Aug 08, 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.

Fri, Aug 09, 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, Aug 09, 9:00am - 11:00am
Komoka
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Fri, Aug 09, 9:00am - 11:00am
Thorndale
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Fri, Aug 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Lucan - Lucan Library
Join Kristyn every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Aug 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Parkhill
Join staff every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Aug 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Join Miss Vanessa every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Aug 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Melbourne
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Aug 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Join us for stories, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Aug 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Glencoe
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome!

Fri, Aug 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Dorchester
An introduction to the uniqueness and diversity of Ontario wildlife and the work that Salthhaven does to help sick, injured or oprhaned wild animals. A Wildlife Ambassador will be present.

Fri, Aug 09, 11:00am - 11:30am
Glencoe
Gather your friends after storytime for fun and exploring in the raised bed vegetable gardens

Fri, Aug 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Parkhill
Prepare to get messy! Join Sylvia every Friday morning for science fun. We may be outdoors, weather permitting.

Fri, Aug 09, 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!

Sat, Aug 10, 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, Aug 10, 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.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Aug 10, 10:30am - 11:15am
Glencoe
Budding Bakers, grab your grown-ups! Let's get creative in the library kitchen. In this food literacy program, we will enjoy a story and create a snack inspired by the book. Ideal for ages 3-6

Mon, Aug 12, 9:00am - 11:00am
Glencoe
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Mon, Aug 12, 9:00am - 11:00am
Lucan
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Mon, Aug 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Komoka
Join Karen and Shelah for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun! All are welcome.

Mon, Aug 12, 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, Aug 12, 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, Aug 12, 11:00am - 11:30am
Glencoe
Join us in the Reading Garden for fun and crafts this summer!

Mon, Aug 12, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Komoka
Drop in every Monday for cards, games, conversation and light refreshments. Everyone is welcome.

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

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

Mon, Aug 12, 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, Aug 12, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop in to program at River Heights EarlyON Child & Family Centre.

Mon, Aug 12, 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, July 29 2024 at 4:30pm

Mon, Aug 12, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Delaware
Join us at the library to create a unique dot art mandala on canvas. All supplies are provided.

Tue, Aug 13, 9:00am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Tue, Aug 13, 9:00am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Tue, Aug 13, 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, Aug 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Thorndale - Thorndale Library
Join Jennifer and Whitney every Tuesday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Tue, Aug 13, 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, Aug 13, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Tue, Aug 13, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Tue, Aug 13, 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, Aug 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Lucan
Join Kristyn in creating your very own spa bath bomb. Ages 12-17 years old.
Registration opens Friday, July 26 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Aug 13, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Komoka
Learn the basics of diorama art. Then dive into the world of crafting a diorama adventure. Along the way, engage in fun discussions about the elements and principles of art. Best for ages 6-11.
Registration opens Tuesday, July 30 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Aug 13, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Melbourne
Join us at the Melbourne Library for summer fun and crafts!

Tue, Aug 13, 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, Aug 13, 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, Aug 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Coldstream
Are dinosaurs still alive???Join staff from the St Clair Regional Conservation Authority and learn the truth.

Tue, Aug 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Strathroy
Join us for Adult Craft Night! This month we will be macrame coasters. For ages 18+

Tue, Aug 13, 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!

Tue, Aug 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Mt. Brydges
Create a unique center piece! All supplies provided! Feel free to bring your own portable sewing machine or use one of ours!

Tue, Aug 13, 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, Aug 14, 9:00am - 11:00am
Mt. Brydges
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Aug 14, 9:00am - 11:00am
Parkhill
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Aug 14, 9:00am - 11:00am
Dorchester
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Aug 14, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Lucan
Find your next favourite read and share your own favourites at this show and tell for book lovers.

Wed, Aug 14, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Parkhill
Drop by the library to compete in tasks of whimsy and oddity - your time starts now! Ages 7+.

Wed, Aug 14, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
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!

Wed, Aug 14, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Mt. Brydges
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Wed, Aug 14, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Wed, Aug 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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.
Registration opens Wednesday, July 31 2024 at 2:00pm

Wed, Aug 14, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Ilderton
Live at the Library - Red Beard the Bearded Dragon! For one day only come out to meet and greet (and touch) this amazing reptile.

Wed, Aug 14, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ailsa Craig
Join us weekly for a different big art project. Space is limited, register with staff or online!

Wed, Aug 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Glencoe
Drop in, hang out, make new friends, and enjoy unique activities every week!

Wed, Aug 14, 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Glencoe
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.

Wed, Aug 14, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Glencoe
Join us for a Kindergarten Social in Glencoe! This event is for Junior & Senior Kindergarten children in Middlesex County. Registration required.

Canceled
Wed, Aug 14, 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.

Rescheduled
Wed, Aug 14, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
New date Wednesday, August 21, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Glencoe
Watch 'The Girl on the Train' (Rated R) based on the book by Paula Hawkins and judge it harshly. All are welcome to the movie, not just book club members! Light snacks and drinks provided.

Wed, Aug 14, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Parkhill
Follow along as a staff member shows you how to make a new polymer clay creation each week!
This event is full

Wed, Aug 14, 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, Aug 14, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Wardsville
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun!

Wed, Aug 14, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Komoka
An evening playing a bunch of ridiculous games we found on TikTok.

Thu, Aug 15, 9:00am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Thu, Aug 15, 9:00am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Thu, Aug 15, 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, Aug 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ailsa Craig
Join staff every Thursday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Thu, Aug 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Community Events
Join us for a special storytime with the residents at the Dorchester Terrace. All are welcome.

Thu, Aug 15, 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, Aug 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dorchester
Unleash your creativity! New challenges and a trophy to be won each week!
Registration opens Thursday, August 8 2024 at 2:00pm

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

Thu, Aug 15, 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, Aug 15, 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, Aug 15, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Thorndale
Everyone is invited to high tea at the library. Drop in and enjoy games, bubbles, and light refreshments with friends. There will also be an opportunity to make your own fancy fascinator hat.

Thu, Aug 15, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Strathroy
Make a customized bookmark! For ages 7+
Registration opens Thursday, August 1 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Aug 15, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Dorchester
Come make a pinch pot with air drying clay. We can then paint and add any embellishments to your creation.
Registration opens Thursday, July 25 2024 at 10:00am

Thu, Aug 15, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Melbourne
Wear your pajamas and bring your favourite stuffie for a storytime adventure under the stars! *Best for children comfortable in dim lighting.

Fri, Aug 16, 9:00am - 11:00am
Komoka
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Fri, Aug 16, 9:00am - 11:00am
Thorndale
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Fri, Aug 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Lucan - Lucan Library
Join Kristyn every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Aug 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Parkhill
Join staff every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Aug 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Join Miss Vanessa every Friday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Aug 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Melbourne
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Aug 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Glencoe
Join us for a visit with best-selling children's author Judy-Ann Sadler! Judy Ann will read us some of her stories and guide us in creating something special to take home.

Fri, Aug 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Join us for stories, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Fri, Aug 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Parkhill
Prepare to get messy! Join Sylvia every Friday morning for science fun. We may be outdoors, weather permitting.

Fri, Aug 16, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Mt. Brydges
Stop by the library to have your face painted! First come first served; to follow storytime.

Fri, Aug 16, 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, Aug 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Strathroy - Strathroy Program Room
Create a fun picture frame, using a salt and pepper shaker, to store some of your summer memories. For ages 12+.

Sat, Aug 17, All day
Glencoe
Create a portrait of everyone's favorite elephants, Gladys and Peanut! This is the last day to submit your portrait for a fall art show and prize draw. All mediums and ages welcome!

Sat, Aug 17, 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, Aug 17, 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.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Aug 19, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Lucan
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.

Mon, Aug 19, 9:00am - 11:00am
Glencoe
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Mon, Aug 19, 9:00am - 11:00am
Lucan
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Mon, Aug 19, 10:00am - 12:00pm
River Heights EarlyON
This program will nurture your child’s sense of joy and wonder. This week's theme: stories with various storytelling methods and activities.
Registration opens Friday, July 26 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Aug 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Komoka
Join Karen and Shelah for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun! All are welcome.

Mon, Aug 19, 11:00am - 11:30am
Glencoe
Join us in the Reading Garden for fun and crafts this summer!

Mon, Aug 19, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Komoka
Drop in every Monday for cards, games, conversation and light refreshments. Everyone is welcome.

Mon, Aug 19, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Glencoe
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Mon, Aug 19, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Lucan
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Mon, Aug 19, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop in to program at River Heights EarlyON Child & Family Centre.

Tue, Aug 20, 9:00am - 11:00am
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Tue, Aug 20, 9:00am - 11:00am
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Tue, Aug 20, 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, Aug 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Thorndale - Thorndale Library
Join Jennifer and Whitney every Tuesday for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! All are welcome.

Tue, Aug 20, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ilderton
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Tue, Aug 20, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Strathroy
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Tue, Aug 20, 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, Aug 20, 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, Aug 20, 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.

Wed, Aug 21, 9:00am - 11:00am
Mt. Brydges
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Aug 21, 9:00am - 11:00am
Parkhill
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Aug 21, 9:00am - 11:00am
Dorchester
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-6 years old.

Wed, Aug 21, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Parkhill
Drop-in for a round-robin chess tournament. Space is limited, register online or with staff in-branch.

Wed, Aug 21, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Mt. Brydges
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Wed, Aug 21, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
River Heights EarlyON
Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old.

Wed, Aug 21, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Program
Learn ideas for how to pack a balanced and tasty school lunch

Wed, Aug 21, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Ilderton
Join us for a Kindergarten Social in Ilderton! This event is for Junior & Senior Kindergarten children in Middlesex County. Registration required.

Wed, Aug 21, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Glencoe
Watch 'The Girl on the Train' (Rated R) based on the book by Paula Hawkins and judge it harshly. All are welcome to the movie, not just book club members! Light snacks and drinks provided.

Wed, Aug 21, 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.