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Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

Photo of boy with turkey

Give Thanks! Party

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Teens - Come by Mt. Pleasant for a Give Thanks! party the day before Thanksgiving. We'll make paper beads, eat pumpkin pie and sip on hot apple cider in the Teen Space. Remember we will be closed on Thanksgiving! Ages 13-19.

Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014

Tenleytown Winterfest's mascot: the yeti!

Winterfest: Winter Story Time and Holiday Singalong

Tenley-Friendship Library

10:30 a.m.
Deck the stacks with boughs of holly! Fa la la, la la la! Come to the library, sing and be jolly! Fa la la, la la la!

Holiday Movie Morning

Rosedale Library

10:30 a.m.
Families can enjoy a movie about the adventures of a boy who doubts Santa is real and receives an invitation to travel on a magical train that will take him to the North Pole. This film runs for 100 minutes and is rated PG.
Shakespeare in Santa Hat

Seasonal Shakespeare: A Group Reading of 'Twelfth Night'

Georgetown Library

1:30 p.m.
Join us as we celebrate the holiday season with a reading of the first three acts of the romantic comedy Twelfth Night -- the title of which refers to traditional ongoing Christmas festivities.

Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014

Flyer advertising the Winter Craft Workshop at Georgetown, Sunday, December 7, 2014

Winter Craft Workshop

Georgetown Library

2 p.m.
The Georgetown Neighborhood Library will be celebrating the start of the holiday season with an afternoon of winter crafting fun. The doors will open at 1:30 p.m. to give early arrivals a chance to check out our festive decorations and seasonal snacks before the event kicks off at 2 p.m. with a live musical performance by local acapella group GU Harmony.

Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014


Holiday Story Time

Rosedale Library

4 p.m.
As part of Rosedale's holiday celebrations, children and their families can enjoy a special holiday and winter-themed story time! Appropriate for ages 0-6.

Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014

Polar Express book cover

All Aboard the Polar Express!

Woodridge Library

2 p.m.
All aboard! Get cozy in your pajamas as we read Chris Van Allsburg's holiday classic The Polar Express and then watch the film adaptation! For children and their families.

Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014

Children's Holiday Movie

Palisades Library

3:30 p.m.
Join us for an animated film based on

Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014

Cinema Cat

Classic Cinema Night

Northeast Library

7 p.m.
At this month's Classic Cinema Night, we'll be watching a Christmas movie based on a literary classic. For the title of the film, please contact Faith.

Friday, Dec. 19, 2014

Christmas Movie

Georgetown Library

2:30 p.m.
'Tis the watch a holiday-themed movie.

Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014


Winter Wonderland Fun

Deanwood Library

11 a.m.
Experience wintertime merriment through seasonal stories, movies, festive things to make and crafts good enough to eat. For ages 4-12.

Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014


Holiday Movie Night

Rosedale Library

4:30 p.m.
Families can enjoy a Christmas movie about a man named Buddy, who grew up at the North Pole believing he was an elf. When he discovers he is really human, he goes on an adventure to find his family. This film is 97 minutes and rated PG.