An Evening with Dav Pilkey

On September 11, Dav Pilkey, author of Dog Man and Captain Underpants, is joining Milton Public Library for an author talk at the F1rstOntario Arts Centre Milton. 
This ticketed event is open to children 6 years of age and older accompanied by a parent or guardian.  
Children under 6, including babes in arms will not be admitted

Tickets will be available online beginning August 1, at 8:00 am.

$10 for a single ticket (everyone 6 and over requires a ticket)
$20 for a ticket plus a signed copy of Dog Man: Lord of the Fleas.

6:00 pm Games and Activities
7:00 pm sharp* Author Talk  (*MPL reserves the right to refuse entry to latecomers)

**Please note this event is sold out. See below for details on how to win tickets.

Prizes to be won

Are you between the ages of 6 to 12 years of age? Would you like to own an autographed copy of Dog Man: Lord of the Flies or attend the author event?
Participate in one of the many programs, events and contests leading up to his arrival, for a chance to win!

July 30-August 11
Main Library and
Beaty Branch

Underwear Design Contest

Pick up the contest form at Main Library or Beaty Branch and design the ultimate pair of underwear using your favourite, markers, pencil crayons, crayons, pastels, or paint for a chance to win a pair of tickets.
Submit form by 5pm, on August 11.

Pilkey Way

August 6-29
Main Library

Pilkey Way Art Contest (6-12 years of age)

Whether you draw, paint, sculpt, build or design, show off your fan art and be entered to win a pair of tickets and a personalized Dog Man: Lord of the Fleas book. 
Contest form available at Main Library.
Submit artwork by 8pm, August 29.

August 13-24
Main Library and
Beaty Branch

Create-a-Character Contest (Ages 6-12)

Dog Man is part cop, part dog. Be creative and design your own unique character merging two animals/people together.  Draw, describe, and name your character for a chance to win a pair of tickets.
Contest form available at Main Library or Beaty Branch beginning August 13.
Submit artwork by 5pm, August 24.

DOG MAN ™/® Dav Pilkey

August 20-September 3
Online

#MiltonLovesDogMan

Show us how much you love Dog Man and enter the #MiltonLovesDogMan contest. Share with us on Twitter (@Milton_Library) or Facebook (MiltonPublicLibrary), a picture of your 6-12 year old child reading to a dog or one of their favourite canine companions, using the hashtag #MiltonLovesDogMan, for your chance to win a pair of tickets!
Full contest details available

Guess jar Dog Treats

August 20-25
Beaty Branch

Dog Treats Guessing Jar Contest

Put your counting skills to the test; stop by Beaty Branch and do your very best.
Guess the number of dog treats in our jar; two tickets to Pilkey won't be that far!

DOG MAN ™/® Dav Pilkey

August 24, 11am-12pm
Beaty Branch
Online registration
opens August 7
at 9:30 am

Dog Man Book Club

Children 8 years of age and older, read any book in the Dog Man series, and then join in on this Dog Man exclusive book club at Beaty Branch.
Please register online or in person beginning August 7.

DOG MAN ™/® Dav Pilkey

August 27-September 1
Main Library

Book in a Jar Contest

Think you know all of Pilkey's books by heart? Sleuth through the pieces of a Pilkey book in jar at Main Library.  Tell us what book it is for your chance to win a personalized Dog Man: Lord of the Fleas book.

August 27-September 1
Main Library

The Great Pilkey Scavenger Hunt

Have fun completing this Dog Man themed scavenger hunt at Main Library for your chance to win a pair of tickets.

September 4-9
Around Milton

Reading Rocks Contest

The hunt is on for rocks hidden around Milton depicting a character from a Pilkey book.  Find one and return it by 4pm on September 9, to Main Library, for your chance to win a signed copy of Dog Man: Lord of the Fleas!