Winter Holiday Events

It's a Wonderful Life

Classic Cinema Night

Come enjoy the Christmas classic It's a Wonderful Life (1946) starring Jimmy Stewart and directed by Frank Capra. In this film set at Christmas, a man is prevented from committing suicide by an elderly angel, who takes him back through his life to see what good he has done, and how the world would be if he had not been born.
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Women's History Month Bingo

March is Women's History Month. Be it thought-provoking, challenging or inspirational, there are many women who have contributed to history in unique ways. Join us as we learn more about these colorful characters through a fun and interactive game of bingo - it's still learning about history but just a little bit more fun! For ages 7 and older.
Valentine Express

Kids Valentine's Book Swap

Spread the spirit of friendship and the joy of books throughout the city this year! Sign up with a librarian to exchange a valentine and a favorite library book with a child at a neighboring public library. Kids ages 2-14 are welcome to participate.
Kwanzaa Fun

Kwanzaa Family Story and Craft Time

Join us for a special Story and Craft Time on Kujichagulia (self-determination)--the second day of Kwanzaa. Harambee!  (Let's all pull together!)

Mad Hatter's Tea Party

Join us for our Mad Hatter's Tea Party as we celebrate the birthday of author Lewis Carroll and the 150th anniversary of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. Make Wonderland crafts and enjoy "tea" and refreshments. We will follow up our soiree with a screening and sing-a-along of Disney's animated movie based on the book. 
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Palisades Winter Readathon Ongoing!

The Palisades Winter Readathon is in full swing!  Stop by the Children's Room at Palisades Library to sign up, and earn prizes for reading! The Winter Readathon runs from Jan. 11 to Feb. 28.  This program is for children from birth to age 12.
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Palisades Winter Readathon Begins!

Only at Palisades Library, join us from Jan. 11 to Feb. 28 to earn prizes in a Winter Readathon!   This program is for children from birth to age 12.  Sign up in the Children's Room starting on Jan. 11!  
Holiday Party

Holiday Party

Celebrate the holiday season in the Children's Room on the second floor of the library. We'll have stories, a craft, music and good cheer! Children ages 0-12 and their families are welcome to attend.
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Teen Holiday Party

Holiday crafts, games, a hot chocolate bar and free books for Teens! All in the Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library Teen Space 3:30-5:30 p.m. Ages 13-19.
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Holiday Sing-Along

Come and join us as we celebrate the season with jingle bells and other holiday favorite songs.