December 2019 in the Berry Room

Preschool Storytime

Tuesdays @ 10:30 AM and Wednesdays @ 1:30 PM
A fun storytime for 3-5 year olds, held in the Berry Room. No registration is required.

[There will be no Preschool Storytime on Tuesday and Wednesday, December 24th and 25th, on Tuesday and Wednesday, December 31st and January 1st, or on Tuesday and Wednesday, January 7th and 8th.]

Parents & Twos Storytime

A sweet little storytime for two-year-olds and a parent or caregiver.
Call the Berry Room at 459-1052, or stop by in person, to register for the three-week December series.
Spaces are limited in each session.
Advanced registration for each monthly series IS REQUIRED.

Wednesdays @ 10:15 AM and 11:15 AM
(December 4, 11, and 18)

Thursdays @ 11:15 AM
(December 5, 12, and 19)

Mother Moose Storytime

Monday, December 2nd @ 10:30 AM
Friday, December 13th @ 10:30 AM
Tuesday, December 17th @ 6:30 PM
Saturday, December 21st @ 10:30 AM

A short rhyme, story and activity time for babies and toddlers from birth to 23 months and a parent or caregiver, in the Berry Room.  No registration is required.

Family Evening Pajama Storytime

Tuesday, December 3rd @ 7:00 PM 
An evening family storytime for 3-10 year olds in the Berry Room.
PJs, slippers, and your favorite stuffed animal are welcome.   No registration is required.

Winter Break Activities

Button Making

Monday, December 23rd, all day (10 AM to 9 PM), Berry Room Youth Services Desk
Stop by the Berry Room Desk with a small photo (not bigger than 2.5 inches) and have a button-pin made to wear or give as a gift!

Movies @ Your Library

Friday, December 27th @ 1:30 PM
Call the Berry Room at 459-1052 to find out the title of the 102-minute movie being shown in the Noel Wien Library Auditorium.  Auditorium doors open ten minutes before movie starts.  Popcorn munchies served.

Winter Break Drop-In Crafts

Monday, December 30th, 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Berry Room – Party Hat
Create a festive hat using colorful paper strips to celebrate the New Year.

Tuesday, December 31st, 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Berry Room – Mobile and Garland Craft
Pick a shape for our die-cut machine, choose your paper color, then decorate the results to personalize a mobile or garland all for you.

Drop-in crafts are for children ages 3 and up.  All materials supplied by the public library.  No registration is required.

Drop-In  Zoo Play Day

Thursday, January 2nd, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Berry Room
Come any time between 10 AM and 5 PM for a variety of self-paced activities featuring animals you’d find in the wild or in a zoo!  For ages 3 and up.  No registration required.


Friday, January 3rd @ 10:30 AM, Berry Room
Join us for an hour of toy brick building fun.
We provide the toy bricks, you provide the imagination.
This month our theme is jungle!
For ages 3 and up.
No registration is required.

Dog Man Celebration

Friday, January 3rd @ 1:30 PM, Berry Room
If you’ve read Dog Man books, join us for a celebration of all things Dog Man, the book series by Dav Pilkey.

Makers’ Club

In Makers’ Club, you will think, design and build creative solutions to a problem. Challenge yourself to use the materials provided to come up with a way to make or do something – perhaps in a way that no one has done it before!  For ages 8 and up.  No registration is required.

Tuesday, December 10th @ 3:30 PM, Berry Room
In December, we will make pom pom catapults.

Monday, January 6th @ 1:30 PM, Berry Room
In January, we will make wind powered cars.

The library will be closed on Tuesday, December 24th and Wednesday, December 25th, for the Christmas holidays, and Wednesday, January 1st, for the New Year Holiday.  The Library will close at 6:00 PM on Tuesday, December 31st.