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Baby Time Program

Lucan

2024-07-08 13:00:00 2024-07-08 15:00:00 America/New_York Baby Time Program Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old. Lucan -

Monday, July 08
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-07-08 13:00:00 2024-07-08 15:00:00 America/New_York Baby Time Program Free drop-in program for families with children 0-12 months old. Lucan -

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: | |

Lucan

lrobinson@middlesex.ca
Phone: 519-227-4682
Branch manager
Leigh Robinson

Hours

Today's hours

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

Mon, Jul 08 10:00AM to 4:00PM
Tue, Jul 09 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jul 10 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jul 11 4:00PM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jul 12 10:00AM to 4:00PM
Sat, Jul 13 10:00AM to 2:00PM
Sun, Jul 14 Closed

About the branch

Located in a shared facility with the Lucan-Biddulph Municipal Offices, the Lucan Library features offices, a programming room and a welcoming children's area.

Upcoming events

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 is now closed

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, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Thorndale
Learn the history & culture of henna, and then learn how to apply it. At the end of the session you'll receive a henna cone and a design by a professional henna artist. Ages 12 & up: adults welcome. 
Registration is now closed

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.
Registration is now closed

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.
This event is full

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.

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, 11:00am - 11:30am
Glencoe
Join us in the Reading Garden for fun and crafts 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 - 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.
Registration is now closed

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

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.
Registration is now closed

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 !
This event is full

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!
This event is full

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.
Registration is now closed

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!
This event is full

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.
This event is full

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.
This event is full

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.
Registration is now closed

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.
This event is full

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.

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.
This event is full

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.
This event is full

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.

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.
This event is full

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.

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!
Registration opens Thursday, July 18 2024 at 2:00pm

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.
This event is full

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

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.
Registration opens Saturday, July 13 2024 at 9:00am

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+.
Registration opens Monday, July 22 2024 at 12:01am

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, 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.
Registration opens Monday, July 15 2024 at 9:00am

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.
Registration opens Wednesday, July 17 2024 at 10:00am

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.
Registration opens Wednesday, July 17 2024 at 6:00pm

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
Registration opens Thursday, July 18 2024 at 9:00am

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
Registration opens Thursday, July 18 2024 at 9:00am

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!

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!
Registration opens Monday, July 22 2024 at 9:00am

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.

Wed, Aug 07, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Thorndale - Thorndale Community Room
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.
This event is full

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
Registration opens Thursday, July 18 2024 at 9:00am

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, 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, 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
Registration opens Thursday, July 18 2024 at 9:00am

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.
This event is full

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