Children's Library 2015 Gift-Giving Guide

Looking for a great gift for the child or teen in your life? Check out our gift-giving guide below!

Family Film on December 26th: Minions

Image courtesy of the http://www.minionsmovie.com/minions.html.
Image courtesy of the http://www.minionsmovie.com/minions.html.

Saturday, December 26th at 2 p.m.

The beloved minions are back and this time they are recruited by a supervillian who wants to take over the world. All ages. Open.

Rated PG, Running time 91 minutes.

Watch the trailer

Winter Sing Along

Miss Lisa and Miss Caroline lead a rendition of The Lion Sleeps Tonight, accompanied on piano by Jose!
Miss Lisa and Miss Caroline lead a rendition of The Lion Sleeps Tonight, accompanied on piano by Jose!

Tuesday, December 15 at 10:30 a.m.

Join the Children’s Librarians as we sing popular winter songs such as Jingle Bells and Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer. 

All Ages. Open.

Gingerbread House Workshop

Courtesy of Flickr user Greene County Public Library
Courtesy of Flickr user Greene County Public Library

Wednesday, December 9th at 4 p.m.

Put your architectural skills to the test and join us for a Gingerbread House Workshop. We'll provide the tools - including a house, decorative candy, and frosting - you provide the creativity and the building know-how!

Ages 10-14.

Registered.

Noon Year's Eve

image courtesy of flickr user Meaghan Mountford
image courtesy of flickr user Meaghan Mountford

Thursday, December 31st at 11:30am

Join us as we countdown to 12 o'clock - a time when your little one can stay up! There will be festive crafts and dancing as we count down to noon.

All Ages. Open.

Animals Had a Great Time!

Sleep tight friends!
Sleep tight friends!

Thank you all for coming to the Stuffed Animal Sleepover on Wednesday! 

All the animals had a wild time. See their photos here! And don't forget to come pick up your lovey!

Best Kids Books of 2015

The lists are coming out now, fast and furious! Check out the following to see what media including the New York Times and School Library Journal think are the best.

Nonfiction

Picture Books

Middle Grade Fiction

 

Winter Crafts

Image courtesy of Arlington Public Library
Image courtesy of Arlington Public Library

Thursday, December 3 at 4 p.m.

Join us as we make winter inspired crafts. Ages 3 and up. Open to all.

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