Need to get out of the house or in out of the cold? Come in to the Eldridge Library for fun events for the whole family.
Winter Bird Feeding – Dec. 6, 4:30 p.m., join the Wapsi Environmental Education Center for a lesson on how to feed the birds this winter.
Book Character Crafts – Children are invited to come in on Dec. 13 at 6:30 p.m. for an evening of craft fun based on popular book and television characters, Dora the Explorer and Handy Manny.
Holiday Movie Matinee – Adults are invited to join us for a free movie on Friday, Dec. 14, at 1 p.m., for a viewing of John Grisham’s “Skipping Christmas.”
Card Crazy Workshop – The library will again host a card-making workshop with Katrina Brooks from Stampin’ Up on Dec. 15, at 10 a.m. The cost to make two holiday cards is $5, and preregistration is required. Call 285-4794 to sign up.
Holiday Cupcakes – Teens can visit the library for our Holiday Cupcake class on Dec. 22 at 1 p.m.
Lego and Duplo Club – Children are invited to the Eldridge branch for two year-round programs involving building and creativity. Lego @ the Library is for students in grades 1-6, on the third Thursday of each month at 4:30 p.m. Let’s Go Duplo is for preschool through kindergarten-aged children and will take place on the third Wednesday of each month at 10 a.m.
Nightfall Story Time – Children up to age 6 and their families are invited for a special Nightfall Story Time, including stories, songs and activities that surround our monthly theme. Afterwards, children can make a fun craft to take home with them. This event is held on the fourth Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. The next on is Dec. 27.
Videogames @ the Library – Dec. 27, 1-3 p.m., enjoy playing new dance, exercise and puzzle video games. Expert and novice players of all ages are welcome.
Bring Your Apps to Life – Dec. 28, 1-2 p.m., bring your iPhone and computer apps into the real world. Fun for the whole family!