Winter Holiday Events

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Brain Games, Chat & Chew

With many older Americans living with dementia, people are talking about prevention and "neuroplasticity." Petworth Library's "Train Your Brain Games" incorporates enjoyable puzzles, games and mental exercises to help prolong healthy functioning, learning, memory, creativity and flexibility in thinking.
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Movie Madness

Join us in the Children's Room for three short Christmas movies: A Charlie Brown Christmas, How the Grinch Stole Christmas
Holiday Display

Winter Holiday Party

Celebrate the holiday season with stories, crafts, games, snacks and the film, The Polar Express. This program is recommended for all ages.
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Holiday Stories & Card Workshop

Celebrate the season by making cards for your friends and family and enjoy holiday stories while sipping hot chocolate. 
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Holiday Handicrafts Workshop

Arts and crafts gets all grown up! Come by the Georgetown Neighborhood Library on Sunday, December 13 from 2-4 p.m. and learn to make some special holiday handicrafts to call your own. We'll be working with burlap and ribbon, glitter and glue, or just good old paper and scissors to create adorable decorations that will help spread the holiday cheer. Due to the projects included, this event is recommended for ages 18+. Materials and refreshments provided.
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New Year’s Craft Afternoon

Children can get ready for the new year by creating noise makers to take home and celebrate with! For ages 5 and up.
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Paper Clock Craft

Ready for 2016? Children can design their own paper clock and learn about time in this special holiday craft! For ages 4 and up. 
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Pine Cone Bird Feeder Craft

Children can help feed their local birds by creating their own pine cone bird feeder to hang up outside Rosedale or take home. For ages 4 and up.    

Holiday Movie and Craft Afternoon

Enjoy Dr. Seuss’s iconic How the Grinch Stole Christmas! and a craft afterwards. The short film is rated PG and runs for 26 minutes. 

Winter Story Time

Celebrate the winter solstice with a winter-themed story time and craft!  For ages 4 and up.