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December Take Home Craft- Cinnamon Dough Ornaments

December 1 - December 31
Your kitchen will smell AMAZING as you have a helper bake up a batch of these cinnamon and applesauce ornaments! Mix up the dough, roll it out, and cut it into festive shapes to hand around your space when you need a warming whiff of cinnamon...Read More

Crafts in the Kids Room- Popsicle Stick Snowflakes

December 2 - December 9
Colored popsicle sticks you can glue together into a beautiful snowflake will be available for you to bedazzle into one of a kind creations! For one week a month we'll feature a new craft for you to do during your visit to the children's room! Supplies will be available on an ongoing basis during the week...Read More

Candlelight Night

December 9 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Hopefully the weather outside will not be so frightful this Candlelight Night! During your winter stroll around the Village, be sure to stop by the Library for some festivities as well! Warm your hands in front of the fire as the Terri Roben Trio entertains with some classic holiday tunes, and enjoy some homemade treats and drinks before you head out! Crafts for kids will be available in the children's room as well...Read More

Ukulele Holiday Favorites Play-Along

December 11 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Come join us to strum and pluck away at some of our favorite holiday tunes! Whether you're a uke pro or a first timer, these songs should be accessible for all skill levels. Bring your own uke if you've got one, or borrow one from the Library and strum along! Feel free to bring jingle bells or other percussion instruments to add to the merriment!..Read More