Holmes County District Public Library December 2022 Events & Programs
Call the library at 330-674-5972 for more information or to register for any of these events:
December Craft Kit for Teens – Available at the Central Library or East Branch Pick up a craft kit, with instructions and supplies, to make a peppermint scented candle.
Storytime! @ the Central Library – Fridays @ 10:30am, December 2nd, 9th, & 16th. Kids ages 2 – 5 with an adult, are invited for stories, activities, and songs!
Storytime! @ the East Branch – Wednesdays @ 10:30am, December 7th & 14th. Children ages 2-5 with an adult are invited to join us for stories, activities, and songs!
Gifts from Your Kitchen – Tuesday, December 6th @ 6pm at the Central Library. Kate Shumaker, OSU Extension Services Educator, will share ideas and inspire your creativity to create edible and non-edible gifts from your kitchen. Registration is required.
Holiday Family Fun Night @ the Central Library – Thursday, December 8th @ 6 pm. Kids up to age 12 and their families will complete three Christmas STEM/STEAM challenges – make Rudolph’s nose light up, create a snowstorm in a jar and more! Registration is required.
Paws to Read – Saturday, December 10th, from 11am to 12pm at the Central Library Kids will read to a licensed therapy dog from Caring Therapy Canines.
Kids Cozy Christmas Craft Night @ the Central Library – Monday, December 12th @ 6 pm. Grades 3 – 5 will make their own cozy pillow and a jingle bell necklace followed by snacks and Christmas MADLIBS! Registration is required.
Book Discussion for Adults, Tuesday, December 13th @ 1pm at the Central Library – discussing “The Lincoln Highway” by Amor Towels. Books are available to borrow at the Central Library.
Let’s Move That Snow – Tuesday, December 13th from 6pm-7pm at the Central Library. Participants will design and build robots with toothbrush heads and cell phone vibrators able to clear fake snow and ice, with presenter Ella Lorentz, OSU Extension Services Educator. Drinks, pizza and snacks will be provided. Registration is required for this program intended for ages 10-16.
Yearlong Reading Challenge 2022 for Adults– For those who have been participating in the Yearlong Reading Challenge, the deadline for your submissions is December 17th. Call the library with any questions about this program.
Family Movie Matinee @ the Central Library – Saturday, December 17th @ 11 am. Showing on the big screen, the story of inseparable best friends, sharing the same superpowers and fighting crime side by side. Bring a chair or blanket, snacks, and a drink with a lid. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Call the library for the movie title, rated PG.
LEGO Building Challenge – Monday, December 19th from 5:30pm-6:45pm at the Central Library Ages 6-12 can join us for some LEGO building fun. LEGOS and ideas are provided.