The parking lot on Church St. will be closed on August 15 - 17 and August 20-21 due to construction at St. Andrews Church.  Please use front or St. Andrew Street entrances. 


Paws 4 Reading

The best listeners are our four-legged friends, so who better to read to than our furry companions? 

St. John Ambulance volunteers will be visiting us with their therapy dogs to join in the fun every Thursday evening throughout the summer. 

No registration required. Fun for all ages!

For more information, contact Trish at 519.271.0220 x 140 /


Imagine! Build! Create! with LEGO!

Explore the endless possibilities of LEGO during this free, drop-in program for all ages.

This program will take place in the children's area in the SPL Auditorium.



Join us for a family drop-in hour every Saturday morning. This family-oriented program lets families explore, make and create together. Each week will feature a different STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) theme highlighting maker equipment and various projects.  

This program is held in the auditorium. No registration required. All ages welcome!

For more information, contact Trish at 519-271-0220 x 140 or 

Get Your Summer Read On Week

Ever wonder how to celebrate the start of summer with your family? Join the TD Summer Reading Club at the library! 

Get Your Summer Read on Week offers you a sneak peek of our amazing summer programs and the chance to be one of the first of your friends to pick up your TD Summer Reading Club kit!

Sensational Science

Science exploration! Sensory Play! Creative Exploration! Science has never been more fun! 

Enjoy your day off of school with Trish at our Sensational Science program.

No registration required! Fun for all ages!

This program will be held in the Auditorium.

Rainbow Reads

It's Stratford's Pride Week! SPL is celebrating Stratford's Pride Week by showcasing one of our favourite LGBTQ+ reads everyday. Watch on social media to see which book is revealed every day!

We voted and here are the winners in the categories of Children's, YA, and Adult:

Local Author Readings

Meet local authors Lisa Hutchinson and James Colbeck! At 10:30am Lisa will talk and read from her books Pieces of Us and Iron Annie and the Long Journey; at 11:30 James Colbeck presents Flapper Goldenshoes, a story of a ski-jumping penguin!

This program does not require registration and will take place in the Auditorium.

For more information, contact Robyn Godfrey 519.271.0220 x 132 / or Sally Hengeveld 519.271.0220 x 131 /


Daddy Daughter Hair Factory v. 3

Celebrate Father's Day in a whole new way! Register to learn how to create hair dos for your daughter at Daddy Daughter Hair Factory. It's more about the bonding than the braiding!

Free to attend and supplies are included. Daughters must be ages 4+.

Register early as spaces are limited to 12 daddy-daughter hair teams. Register by June 15th by contacting Robyn at 519.271.0220 x 132 /


Loop Family Expo

Join us at the Loop Family Expo on Saturday, May 12th at the Stratford Rotary Complex. Visit the SPL's Story Corner for storytelling at 10:30am, 11:30am, and 1:30pm. 

The Loop Family Expo is a one-day family resource event.  Discover more about programs, products and services offered locally in our community. The Expo will run from 10am to 3pm.  Admission is free and there are activities all day long!


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