Museum of the Moon

Join Stratford Public Library daily from August 20-25 for family friendly activities that will encourage participants to imagine, explore and celebrate the mysteries of the moon on Tom Patterson Island. [map] Special thanks to the Stratford Summer Music Festival for their contribution to this exciting program!

Acorns & Oak Trees

The joy to be discovered through play, songs & stories is not restricted to nor limited by age.  At this intergenerational program children will have the opportunity to interact with new friends, share new experiences and learn new things.

All ages! No registration required!


FEAST stands for “Families Eating And Story Telling Together”. Join us for story time, make your own pizzas, and enjoy live entertainment every Wednesday beginning at 3:30 at the Local Community Food Centre.

This is a free, all ages programs and no registration is required.

FEAST will be held at the Local Community Food Centre, 612 Erie St. [map]

Curious Kids

Kids are curious about a lot of things, and we encourage their curiosity!  Join in this program that will explore many questions, ponderings and imaginative fun.  Through games, songs, stories and tons of excitement, the biggest question at the end of the program will be “What will we think of next?”

10:00-10:30am | infants and toddlers
10:30-11:00am | preschool and school aged
11:00am | book lending 

Beat the Heat

Join us for stories and songs followed by a free swim for participating children. Children swim for free, however the cost for adults to swim is $5.25. 

Lions Pool regulations:
- children 8 years and under MUST be accompanied by an adult in the pool while swimming
- the ratio of children under 8 years is 2 children: 1 adult. Strong swimmers can take a deep end test, and should they pass they would be exempt from the rule. 

Our thanks to the City of Stratford Recreation Department & Lions Pool staff!

Maker Monday

Make, create, build, explore at Maker Mondays! Use our technology from the Maker Space lab and a variety of other unique materials.  Participate in fun challenges that will ignite your inner engineer! 

All ages! No registration required.

This program will be held in the Auditorium.

For more information, contact Lauren Manders at / 519.271.0220 x 141.


Motion Madness

Burn off some energy and have some park fun while bringing books to life, playing games, doing scavenger hunts, and much more!

Join the madness every Thursday afternoon at Kemp Crescent Park [map].

In the event of uncertain weather conditions, the alternative location for Motion Madness will be at SPL. The exact location in the library will be determined the day of depending on availability.

No registration required. Fun for all ages.


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