SPECIAL EVENTS FOR CHILDREN & FAMILIES Some programs require pre-registration. To register for these free programs, use the online link in the program description below, or call 608-827-7402, email info@midlibrary.org, or stop by at the library's upper level Help Desk.

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TONIGHT   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Lower Level Computer Lab

This incredibly popular club allows kids to have fun while interacting with peers in our Creative Library Minecraft Server. This program is for ages 7-13. Registration is required and space is limited. Registration for this event opens on 11/25/19.


Friday December 13   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

LC3 = Loosely Controlled Chaos Club (Grades K-6) Friday, December 13, 4:15-5pm: Egg Drop Challenge! Calling all MAD SCIENTISTS! Join forces to explore and create. Can you create a structure to keep your egg from cracking in just 30 minutes? Adults, please don your own goggles to assist the younger scientists. Registration is required – space is limited. Please register all party members - kids & adults.


Sunday December 15   
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

Chess Club (all ages) Sundays, 1:30-3:30pm: September 15, October 13, November 17, December 15 Chess lessons will begin at 1:30pm followed by open play. All ages and skill levels are welcome.


Monday December 16   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

Monday, Dec 18 @ 10:30am (For ages 3-5) Professionals from i9Sports will be here to teach introductory Soccer & Basketball Drills. Registration is limited to 22 children. Adults do not need to register.


Monday December 16   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Lower Level Computer Lab

Explore a variety of activities teaching kids to program and code. Activities include: Scratch, Kodu, game creation, Sphero, and Code.org programs. Participants will have the opportunity to work at their own pace to learn these important and fun skills. For ages 7-13. Registration required. Space is limited. Registration for this event opens on 11/25/19.


Thursday December 19   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Lower Level Computer Lab

This incredibly popular club allows kids to have fun while interacting with peers in our Creative Library Minecraft Server. This week's event focuses on using coding skills in Minecraft as part of the worldwide Hour of Code computer science education week. This program is for ages 7-13. Registration is required and space is limited. Registration for this event opens on 11/25/19.


Friday December 27   
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

Leonardo’s Rockin’ Noon Year’s Eve Party (All ages) Friday, December 27, 11am-Noon Sing, dance and party in the “Noon” Year with Leonardo! Balloon drop at the stroke of noon!


Thursday January 2   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Lower Level Computer Lab

This incredibly popular club allows kids to have fun while interacting with peers in our Creative Library Minecraft Server. This program is for ages 7-13. Registration is required and space is limited. Registration for this event opens on 12/25/19.


Monday January 6   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

Family & Toddler Yoga (Ages 2 & up) Monday, January 6 @ 10:30am Monday, February 3 @ 10:30am & 6pm Fun songs and poses for families with younger children! Registration is required: space is limited.


Monday January 6   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Lower Level Computer Lab

Explore a variety of activities teaching kids to program and code. Activities include: Scratch, Kodu, game creation, Sphero, and Code.org programs. Participants will have the opportunity to work at their own pace to learn these important and fun skills. For ages 7-13. Registration required. Space is limited. Registration for this event opens on 12/25/19.


Thursday January 9   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Lower Level Computer Lab

This incredibly popular club allows kids to have fun while interacting with peers in our Creative Library Minecraft Server. This program is for ages 7-13. Registration is required and space is limited. Registration for this event opens on 12/25/19.


Friday January 10   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

LC3 = Loosely Controlled Chaos Club (Grades K-6) Friday, January 10, 4:15pm: Frozen Science Calling all MAD SCIENTISTS! Join forces to explore and create. Snow! Ice! Frozen bubbles! Experiment with everything frozen! Adults, please don your own goggles to assist the younger scientists. Registration is required - space is limited. Please register all party members - kids & adults.


Sunday January 12   
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

Chess Club (All ages) Sundays @ 1:30-3:30pm: January 12, February 16 Chess lessons will begin at 1:30pm followed by open play. All ages and skill levels are welcome.


Monday January 13   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

Monday, January 13, 10:30am (For ages 3-5) Professionals from i9 Sports will be here to teach introductory soccer & basketball drills. Registration is limited to 22 children. Adults do not need to register.


Monday January 13   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Lower Level Computer Lab

Explore a variety of activities teaching kids to program and code. Activities include: Scratch, Kodu, game creation, Sphero, and Code.org programs. Participants will have the opportunity to work at their own pace to learn these important and fun skills. For ages 7-13. Registration required. Space is limited. Registration for this event opens on 12/25/19.


Wednesday January 15   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Upper Level Library

Crochet Club: Wrist Warmers (Ages 8 & up) Wednesdays, January 15, 22, 29, 4:30-5:30pm Main Level Commons Area While the weather outside is frightful, stay inside and crochet wrist warmers! All skill levels welcome. Please register for planning purposes.


Thursday January 16   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Lower Level Computer Lab

This incredibly popular club allows kids to have fun while interacting with peers in our Creative Library Minecraft Server. This program is for ages 7-13. Registration is required and space is limited. Registration for this event opens on 12/25/19.


Friday January 17   
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

Crafty Kids: Winter Wonderland (all ages) Friday, January 17, 3-4pm Crafts and fun for everyone! Doors open at 3pm. Drop in anytime, but be sure to allow yourself enough time to complete your craft by 4pm.


Monday January 20   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

Family Escape Room: Let it Snow! (Ages 5 & up) Monday, January 20 12:30-1:30pm; 2-3pm; 3:30-4:30pm; 6-7pm It is just too cold to play outside today, but you and your family really want to build a snowman. Unfortunately, the directions and ingredients for making fake snow have been accidentally locked away! Can you and your family solve the puzzles and unlock the box? Registration is required: space is limited. Choose 1 session only. Register all participants. No younger siblings, please.


Wednesday January 22   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Upper Level Library

Crochet Club: Wrist Warmers (Ages 8 & up) Wednesdays, January 15, 22, 29, 4:30-5:30pm Main Level Commons Area While the weather outside is frightful, stay inside and crochet wrist warmers! All skill levels welcome. Please register for planning purposes.


Thursday January 23   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Lower Level Computer Lab

This incredibly popular club allows kids to have fun while interacting with peers in our Creative Library Minecraft Server. This program is for ages 7-13. Registration is required and space is limited. Registration for this event opens on 12/25/19.


Friday January 24   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

Friday Fun Day! Ages 2-5 Friday, January 24, 10:30am Enjoy a variety of active games and free play at the library. Registration is limited to 30 children. Adults do not need to register.


Monday January 27   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

'Tween Escape Room: Happy Birthday, Mr. Braille Monday, January 27 (Grades 3-8) Two sessions: 4:30-5:30pm and 6-7pm You and your friends are trying to throw a birthday party for Mr. Braille, but the key party items have been locked away. Decipher the clues before the party starts! Registration is required: space is limited.


Monday January 27   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Lower Level Computer Lab

Explore a variety of activities teaching kids to program and code. Activities include: Scratch, Kodu, game creation, Sphero, and Code.org programs. Participants will have the opportunity to work at their own pace to learn these important and fun skills. For ages 7-13. Registration required. Space is limited. Registration for this event opens on 12/25/19.


Wednesday January 29   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Upper Level Library

Crochet Club: Wrist Warmers (Ages 8 & up) Wednesdays, January 15, 22, 29, 4:30-5:30pm Main Level Commons Area While the weather outside is frightful, stay inside and crochet wrist warmers! All skill levels welcome. Please register for planning purposes.


Thursday January 30   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Lower Level Computer Lab

This incredibly popular club allows kids to have fun while interacting with peers in our Creative Library Minecraft Server. This program is for ages 7-13. Registration is required and space is limited. Registration for this event opens on 12/25/19.


Monday February 3   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

Family & Toddler Yoga (Ages 2 & up) Monday, February 3 @ 10:30am & 6pm Fun songs and poses for families with younger children! Registration is required: space is limited.


Monday February 3   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Lower Level Computer Lab

Explore a variety of activities teaching kids to program and code. Activities include: Scratch, Kodu, game creation, Sphero, and Code.org programs. Participants will have the opportunity to work at their own pace to learn these important and fun skills. For ages 7-13. Registration required. Space is limited. Registration for this event opens on 1/25/20.


Thursday February 6   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Lower Level Computer Lab

This incredibly popular club allows kids to have fun while interacting with peers in our Creative Library Minecraft Server. This program is for ages 7-13. Registration is required and space is limited. Registration for this event opens on 1/25/20.


Monday February 10   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

Monday, February 10, 10:30am (For ages 3-5) Professionals from i9 Sports will be here to teach introductory soccer & basketball drills. Registration is limited to 22 children. Adults do not need to register.


Monday February 10   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Lower Level Computer Lab

Explore a variety of activities teaching kids to program and code. Activities include: Scratch, Kodu, game creation, Sphero, and Code.org programs. Participants will have the opportunity to work at their own pace to learn these important and fun skills. For ages 7-13. Registration required. Space is limited. Registration for this event opens on 1/25/20.


Thursday February 13   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Lower Level Computer Lab

This incredibly popular club allows kids to have fun while interacting with peers in our Creative Library Minecraft Server. This program is for ages 7-13. Registration is required and space is limited. Registration for this event opens on 1/25/20.


Friday February 14   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

LC3 = Loosely Controlled Chaos Club (Grades K-6) Friday, February 14, 4:15-5pm: Liquid Chemistry: My Chemical Romance! Calling all MAD SCIENTISTS! Join forces to explore and create. Let's make hearts dance and layered "love" potions in this Valentine themed afternoon of science exploration! Adults, please don your own goggles to assist the younger scientists. Registration is required – space is limited. Please register all party members - kids & adults.


Saturday February 15   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

Bean Bag Game Creation (Ages 5 & up) Saturday, February 15, 3-4pm Create everything you need for a fun bean bag toss game. Kids will get to use real sewing machines to sew straight seams on their bean bags. All supplies provided. Younger kids will need adult help. Optional: Bring a shoe box to decorate. Registration is required: space is limited.


Sunday February 16   
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

Chess Club (All ages) Sundays @ 1:30-3:30pm: February 16, March 15, April 19, May 10 Chess lessons will begin at 1:30pm followed by open play. All ages and skill levels are welcome.


Monday February 17   
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

MAD Science of Milwaukee: Up, Up & Away! (Recommended ages 5 & up) Monday, February 17, 1pm This spellbinding special event introduces children to the principles of air and pressure. Children see an incredible exothermic reaction take place and even get the chance to watch a hovercraft in action!


Monday February 17   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Lower Level Computer Lab

Explore a variety of activities teaching kids to program and code. Activities include: Scratch, Kodu, game creation, Sphero, and Code.org programs. Participants will have the opportunity to work at their own pace to learn these important and fun skills. For ages 7-13. Registration required. Space is limited. Registration for this event opens on 1/25/20.


Monday February 17   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

’Tween Books & Cooks (Grades 3-6) Monday, February 17, 6-7pm Theme: Warm Winter Reads Recipe: Grilled Cheese! Put on your chef’s hat and grab your books! We’ll fire up the griddles for hot, gooey grilled cheese sandwiches and escape the winter by discussing our favorite books. Bring book suggestions to share. Registration is required: space is limited.


Thursday February 20   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Lower Level Computer Lab

This incredibly popular club allows kids to have fun while interacting with peers in our Creative Library Minecraft Server. This program is for ages 7-13. Registration is required and space is limited. Registration for this event opens on 1/25/20.


Monday February 24   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Lower Level Computer Lab

Explore a variety of activities teaching kids to program and code. Activities include: Scratch, Kodu, game creation, Sphero, and Code.org programs. Participants will have the opportunity to work at their own pace to learn these important and fun skills. For ages 7-13. Registration required. Space is limited. Registration for this event opens on 1/25/20.


Thursday February 27   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the Lower Level Computer Lab

This incredibly popular club allows kids to have fun while interacting with peers in our Creative Library Minecraft Server. This program is for ages 7-13. Registration is required and space is limited. Registration for this event opens on 1/25/20.


Friday February 28   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

Friday Fun Day! Ages 2-5 Friday, February 28, 10:30am Enjoy a variety of active games and free play at the library. Registration is limited to 30 children. Adults do not need to register.




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