Library Scavenger Hunt: Once Upon a Wolfie

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description
Coming soon!
All day! All Ages Wolfie is off to Granny's house, but Red Riding Hood has stolen the basket of goodies he planned to give her. Stumble through a world of fairy tales and nursery rhymes to help Wolfie find Granny's basket.


Holiday I Spy

Drop in to the Children's area for seasonal drop in activities, crafts and fun!

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description
Dec 1-23 All day! All Ages Check out the display case in the Children's department and test your skills with our Christmas I Spy quiz. Get the answers right and you could win fun prizes! Winners will be announced January 7. No registration required.

Curiosity Club

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description

Mondays, Dec 2, 9, 16

2-3 pm

2-5 years

Calling all curious preschoolers! Join us with your caregiver to learn through play, art and hands-on activities! This interactive program will foster imagination and creativity while building early literacy skills. No registration required. Free!

After School Meet Up @ the Library

Drop in after school and meet up with your friends! We'll have tons of fun in our program room with a different activity each week. No registration required. Free!

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description
Wed, Dec 4 3:45-4:45 pm 5-12 years STEAM Team
Wed, Dec 11 3:45-4:45 pm 5-12 years Lego Club & Gaming
Wed, Dec 18 3:45-4:45 pm 5-12 years Art Smarts & Video Gaming

Maker Lab

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description

Sat, Dec 14

2-3:30 pm

6-12 years

The second Saturday of each month, we will introduce kids to really cool techy Maker fun. Program robots, play with Lego or try your hand at computer programming, just to mention a few. No registration required. Free!

Baby Picassos 

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description

Mon, Dec 2

11-11:30 am

Birth-18 months

It's never too early to start creating! Join us the first Monday of the month for messy fun in an new interactive program, designed especially for little hands. Babies and their caregivers are invited to explore, experiement and create art together. All materials are nontoxic and baby friendly. Spaces are limited and registration is ongoing.

Paws for Stories

Date(s)Time Slot(s)AgesProgram Description

Sat, Dec 21

12-1 pm

5-10 years

Diggs loves to be read to. Once a month, he will visit the library to listen to your child practice reading. Register for a free 15 minute reading session with Diggs, a child certified therapy dog from St. John's Ambulance. Spaces are limited and registration is ongoing.

Weekend Pop Ups

Date(s)Time Slot(s)AgesProgram Description

Sat, Dec 7

10 am-5 pm

All ages

 Christmas Cards and Letters to Santa

Sun, Dec 8

1-5 pm

All ages

Sat, Dec 14

10 am-5 pm

All ages

 Tree Ornaments

Sun, Dec 15

1-5 pm

All ages

Sat, Dec 21

10 am-5 pm

All ages

 Reindeer

Sun, Dec 22

1-5 pm

All ages


Christmas Storytime and a Visit with Santa

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description
Fri, Dec 6 6:30-7:30 pm Family Enjoy an evening of Christmas stories, rhymes, and songs. A special visit with Santa follows at 7 pm by the fireplace in the second floor rotunda. Have a photo with Santa with a $2 donation to CAS. Please, one photo per family. No registration required. 


Jingo and Lego Challenge

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description
Sat, Dec 7 2-3:30 pm 6-12 years Drop in to play Christmas themed Bingo and try your hand at fun Christmas Lego chellenges. There will be prizes! No registration required.

Computer Science Education Week

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description
Dec 9-14 Varies - see description Varies - see description Celebrate Computer Science Week by participating in the #HourOfCode at WPL. No coding experience is required - the #HourOfCode is an opportunity for everyone to learn basic coding concepts in a fun way. Drop in to the After School Meet Up and STEAM Storytime for fun coding activities. See program listings for further details.

Choose Your Own Adventure: Full Steam Ahead!

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description
Thurs, Jan 2

2-2:45
or
3-3:45

6-12 years You and your friends are enjoying a nice, warm tropcial vacation. While on the beach, you noticce a worn piece of paper lying next to a palm tree. It looks like a treasure map. Do you, a) follow the map? Or b) leave it next to the tree? It's a real life Choose Your Own Adventure game at the library! Solve puzzles, program robots, and see if the choices you make lead you to the treasure! Registration is ongoing.

Snowy, Blowy Theatre

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description
Fri, Jan 3 10:30 am-12 pm 4-10 years Enjoy a warm movie on a cold day! Snacks provided. No registration required.

Let it Snow!

DateTime SlotAgesProgram Description
Fri, Jan 3 1-4 pm All Ages Drop in any time during the afternoon for wintery activities and crafts throughout the children's area.