At the Heart of Maitland Since 1896


Special Events

Maitland Public Library regularly hosts a wide variety of limited-run classes and events, including educational seminars, language workshops, craft classes, and even movie nights!  Everyone is welcome. All events and classes are FREE, although some require registration. Check here for listings and availability, or sign up for our monthly NEWSLETTER! We welcome your feedback and encourage you to share your program experience HERE!

    • The New Creative JournalMay 30, 6pm SHARP! Do you keep a journal, or always wanted to? Explore non-conventional self-exploration tools combining creative writing, drawing and collage in various original and creative ways. Please bring a journal or sketchbook. Register HERE

    • Summer Tea Party– Join us for tea and canapes in the historic Reading Room. June 4, 2-4pm. Sign-up for the summer reading program and receive a Summer Reading Start Pack, complete with schedule of events, reading log, and a few surprises (while supplies last).

    • Summer Reading for Adults 2017– Join us at the Summer Tea to kick-off Summer Reading for adults! June 4, 2-4pm. If you can’t make the event, you can sign up all summer at the Circulation Desk. More information HERE

    • Summer Movie SeriesFridays @ 1pm, June 9-July 28. This summer, we’re bringing you some of our staff’s favorite movies ever! Whether you’re into retro films, musicals, space movies, comedy, or fantasy- we’ve got you covered! Free popcorn! Click HERE for movie schedule.
    • DIY Cork Coasters – June 6, 7pm. Create 4 personalized cork coasters! Materials provided. REGISTRATION is REQUIRED and capacity is 18 persons. Please register HERE, or call 407-647-7700


    • Learn Spanish!Learn Spanish with professional language instructor, Bertha Campos. Bertha is the Director of MultiLingua, an International Language Center in Orlando. Tuesdays from 2-3:30: May 23, June 6, June 20, July 11, July 25. Registration has reached capacity at this time. Please call the library at 407-647-7700 close to event time to see if walk-ins can be welcomed.