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Holiday Programs at Your Local Neighborhood Library

November 30, 2017 - 4:18pm -- jfuentes

This is a busy time of the year and it can be hard to keep track of everything that is happening, Here's a digest of all the seasonal parties, open houses, story times, movie screenings and craft programs happening at PCL locations in December!

Fox Point

Crafternoons at Fox Point
Friday December 8, 15 and Wednesday, December 20 3:30PM - 5:30PM
Stop by for a seasonal craft project. Express your creativity and have fun with friends! All school-age children and teens are welcome.

Knight Memorial Library

Elf Hunt
December 11-15 during library hours
Join us to find our very own library elf! Everyday he moves andhides in a different location. Come hunt for a chance to winprizes! All ages welcome.

Magnet-Making Workshop
Thursday, December 7th 3:00PM-5:00PM
Drop by to design and make a photo or collage magnet foryourself or to give as a holiday gift! All ages welcome. Registration requested: 401-467-2625 or email .

Snowman Stress Ball Craft
Thursday, December 14th 3:00PM-5:00PM
Feeling stressed from the cold & snow? Join us to make a snowman stress ball! For school-age kids & teens. Registration requested:401-467-2625 or email .

Funky Felt Ornament Workshop
Thursday, December 21st 3:00PM-5:00PM
Come learn to sew a simple winter ornament out of felt!For ages 7+. Registration requested: 401-467-2625 or email .

Mount Pleasant Library

Holiday Open House
Wednesday, December 6, 12:00PM-4:00PM
With seasonal refreshments

Story Time  
Monday, December 4, 6:30-7:30 PM
Reading "Post Mark - Santa's Misfit Postman." Despite being taunted at school, Mark manages to visit all seven continents, have adventures and even meets Santa himself! An uplifting story for everyone. 

Family Story Time
Tuesday, December 12 6:30PM-7:00 PM
Featuring Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins. Folklore story about a clever man who helps villagers get rid of the mischievious goblins who are spoiling Hanukkah. 

Craft: Make a Piñata for Las Posadas 
Saturday, December 16, 4:00PM-5:00 PM
A traditional Christmas craft as made in Mexico and other countries.

Craft: Make a Homemade Gift (and Wrap It!)
Wednesday, December 20, 4:30-5:30PM
Make a gift with a personal touch!

Olneyville Library

Olneyville Community Market: Holiday Edition 
Wednesday, December 20 4:00PM-8:00PM 
Featuring local artists, snacks, music, craft activities and holiday cheer. Artists will have work for sale.

Story Time
Tuesday, December 19 3:30PM - 5:00PM
"Twas the Night Before Christmas" There will be raffle prizes and a free gift for each child that attend.  Cookies and milk will be served!  

Rochambeau Library

Holiday Open House
Monday, December 18 2:30PM -8:30PM
Join us for cookies and cider, chat with fellow library-lovers and pick up your books, all at the same time!

Smith Hill Library 

Friends Annual Holiday Bazaar
Wednesday December 6, 4:00PM -7:00PM 
Featuring a bake sale, book sale, crafts and kids' activities, entertainment and raffles. Special appearance by Santa! Sponsored by Smith Hill Friends, NEO/CBAA and the Feinstein Institute for Public Service at Providence College.

South Providence Library

Talent Show and Christmas Party 
Tuesday, December 19 5:00PM -7:00PM  
Kids and teens ages 5 - 14 are invited to show off their talents as singers, dancers or instrumentalists. The talent show is limited to ten participants so register now by calling 401-467-2619 to reserve a place. 

Wanskuck Library  

Holiday Family Movie Day
Friday, December 8, 2:30PM 
Featuring a screening of the animated "Arthur Christmas," with snacks!

Friends of Wanskuck Library Christmas Party
Thursday, December 14 4:30-6:30 p.m. 
Councilmen Nick Narducci and David Salvatore and Representative Marcia Ranglin-Vassell will be reading holiday stories to the children, Victory Assembly of God's Children Chorus will perform songs of the season, and Santa -- snacks and crafts, too!

Family Party (Registration Required)
Saturday, December 16 10:00am - 1:00PM
Hosted by Representative Marcia Ranglin-Vassell. Registration is required 401-274-4145 

Washington Park Library

Snowflake Madness
Tuesday, December 12 3:30PM-5:00PM
Snowflake craft fun!

Pop-Up Holiday Cards
Tuesday, December 19 3:30PM - 5:00PM
Entertaining fun!

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