Summer Fun at Mississauga Library

MISSISSAUGA, ON – OCTOBER 17: City of Mississauga Library Stock Images on October 17, 2018 at the Meadowvale Library Branch, in Mississauga, Canada. (Photo by Adam Pulicicchio)

If you’re looking for some fun things to do this summer, the Mississauga Library has you covered! Be sure to check out these great programs and activities at City libraries this summer: 

Join a Club Check out the TD Summer Reading Club website  and then starting July 2, join the club anytime and check out what’s happening all summer.  

Enjoy Performers and Workshops 

Visit the Library for exciting and entertaining performances, live shows such as Bentastic’s Magic Show, Creature Quest Live Animal Show and much more.
 Visit  mississaugalibrary.ca/whatson  for schedule, location and ticket information. 

Try Something New

Learn a new skill with  Lynda.com , a new language with  Mango  or spend quality family time enjoying stories, songs, rhymes and early literacy activities. Choose from Family Storytime, Family Gardening Workshop, Meet & Greet with Mississauga Firefighters and more. Visit  mississaugalibrary.ca/whatson  for details. 

Go Mobile

Stream music and audiobooks on your mobile device through  Hoopla  or Freegal

Make Something

Maker Mississauga offers children, teens and adults the chance to share ideas, explore new technologies, develop new skills and have fun. Check out  What’s On  for a variety of programs including 3D printing, coding, robotics, photography, filmmaking, knitting and more. 

Adult Reading List

Catch up on summer reading with a few recommended titles:

  • Johnny Appleseed by Joshua Whitehead
  • The Alice Network by Kate Quinn
  • The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang
  • The Good Son by You-Jeong Jeong
  • Who is Vera Kelly by Rosalie Knecht

  Summer Reads for Youth

  • The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
  • Once and For All by Sarah Dessen
  • Queens of Geek by Jen Wilde
  • Geekerella by Ashley Poston
  • A Separate Peace by John Knowles

Plant a Seed

Borrow organic, non-GMO seeds from the Port Credit or Lorne Park libraries to grow your own vegetables, herbs and plants. 

Catch a Summer Flick

Just add popcorn for summer viewing with these popular blockbusters:

  • Black Panther
  • Crazy Rich Asians
  • Avengers: Infinity War
  • Ant-Man and the Wasp
  • Get Out

Homebound ServiceCan’t get to the Library?

The Library’s Homebound service can come to you! Each month, volunteers or family members can deliver Library materials to any Mississauga resident unable to visit the Library due to short or long-term health or mobility concerns. To enroll, call 905-615-3200, ext. 3544 or email  library.homebound@mississauga.ca . 

For more summer fun ideas, visit mississaugalibrary.ca.

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