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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Monday October 22   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

‘Tween Paint Night: Haunted Houses! (Grades 3-6) Monday, Oct 22, 6-7pm Create a spooky haunted house using acrylic paint on canvas. Wear grubby clothes as acrylic paint is not washable. Registration is required – space is limited to 21.


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

Looking for an opportunity to learn computer science and have fun in a supporting and collaborative environment? Possible activities include Coding/Programming, Spheros, Minecraft Edu, Game Creation, Building Holograms, Makey Makeys, PicoBoards & Scratch. Ages 8-14. Registration required. Registration opens 9/25/18.


Wednesday October 24   Registration Required
 
In the Upper Level Library

Dungeons and Dragons for ‘Tweens (Ages 9-12) Wednesdays, Sept 12 – Oct 24*, 6:30-8:00pm Join us for this classic role-playing fantasy game. All skill levels welcome! Registration is required - space is limited to 5. Registering for the Sept 12 date signs you up for the entire 6 week series. *No meeting Oct 3.


Thursday October 25   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! Ages 8-14. Registration required. Registration opens 9/25/18.


Friday October 26   
 
In the Upper Level Library

Downtown Annual Trick-or-Treat (All ages) Friday, Oct 26, 11-2 Dress up in your Halloween costumes and Trick-or-Treat Downtown Middleton. Stop by the library for treats and a photo booth! Businesses displaying the orange pumpkin are participating.


Friday October 26   
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

We dare you to come to the Library this Halloween! All ages welcome, lights on version for children during the first 15 min.


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

Looking for an opportunity to learn computer science and have fun in a supporting and collaborative environment? Possible activities include Coding/Programming, Spheros, Minecraft Edu, Game Creation, Building Holograms, Makey Makeys, PicoBoards & Scratch. Ages 8-14. Registration required. Registration opens 9/25/18.


Thursday November 1   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! Ages 8-14. Registration required. Registration opens 10/25/18.


Thursday November 1   
 
In the Mack Reading Room




Saturday November 3   
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

John Becker in Concert (All ages) Saturday, Nov 3, 3pm MAGIC + MUSIC = FUN! Join Sauk Trail and Kromrey music teacher John Becker for a fun afternoon of professional magic tricks and original music for children of all ages. Come ready to laugh, be amazed, and enjoy the "magic" of music.


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

Looking for an opportunity to learn computer science and have fun in a supporting and collaborative environment? Possible activities include Coding/Programming, Spheros, Minecraft Edu, Game Creation, Building Holograms, Makey Makeys, PicoBoards & Scratch. Ages 8-14. Registration required. Registration opens 10/25/18.


Monday November 12   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

Family & Toddler Yoga (Ages 2-5) Mondays @ 10:30am Nov 12, Dec 10 Fun songs & poses! Registration is required – space is limited.


Thursday November 15   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! Ages 8-14. Registration required. Registration opens 10/25/18.


Friday November 16   Sign-up Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

FIT4MOM (All ages) Fridays @ 10:30am: Sept 14, Oct 12, Nov 16, Dec 14 Join Jackie Dorris from FIT4MOM Madison for an active story about living a healthy lifestyle. We’ll read stories to learn about fueling our bodies & eating a rainbow, then move our bodies - songs, dance and exercises - and finish with a cool down and relaxation. Please register.


Friday November 16   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, Nov 16, 4:15-5pm: Heart Rate Experiments Calling all MAD SCIENTISTS! Join forces to explore & create. Adults, please don your own goggles to assist our younger scientists. Registration is required for each month – space is limited. Friday, Dec 14, 4:15-5pm: Potato Battery & Snap Circuits


Saturday November 17   Sign-up Required
 
In the Storytime Room

Dogs on Call: Read with Me (All ages) Saturdays, Nov 17, 2:30-4pm Thursdays, Dec 13, 4-5:30pm Read with a trained therapy dog at the library! Bring a favorite book to read. Sign up for a 15-minute time slot by calling (608) 827-7402.


Sunday November 18   
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

Chess Club (All ages) Sundays, 1:30-3:30pm: Nov 18, Dec 9 Chess lessons will begin at 1:30pm followed by open play. All ages and skill levels are welcome.


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

Looking for an opportunity to learn computer science and have fun in a supporting and collaborative environment? Possible activities include Coding/Programming, Spheros, Minecraft Edu, Game Creation, Building Holograms, Makey Makeys, PicoBoards & Scratch. Ages 8-14. Registration required. Registration opens 10/25/18.


Saturday November 24   Sign-up Required
 
In the Upper Level Library

Young Entrepreneurs’ Craft Fair (Grades 3-12) Applications Due Friday, November 9 by 6pm Saturday, Nov 24, 2-4pm It’s a craft fair featuring items made by YOU! If you’d like to sell items you’ve made, sign up to host a table at our Young Entrepreneurs’ Craft Fair. Details and applications are available at the Main Level Help Desk (applications are due back by November 9). Space is limited; pick up & turn in your application quickly! (All ages are welcome to shop at the fair; cash only.)


Monday November 26   Registration Required   - Click Here to Register Online!
 
In the downstairs Archer Room (through the lobby stairwell)

‘Tween Mystery Night (Grades 3-6) Monday, Nov 26, 6-7pm Do you have what it takes to solve A Ghostly Mystery? You are part of the action! The carnival where you work is competing in the Bat County Carnival Contest. There’s only one problem – your carnival is haunted! Everyone will have a role to play - you might even be the culprit! Analyze the clues, hear from witnesses, interrogate the suspects… and solve the mystery! Registration is required – space is limited to 16 suspects...I mean, participants.


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

Looking for an opportunity to learn computer science and have fun in a supporting and collaborative environment? Possible activities include Coding/Programming, Spheros, Minecraft Edu, Game Creation, Building Holograms, Makey Makeys, PicoBoards & Scratch. Ages 8-14. Registration required. Registration opens 10/25/18.




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