Oh the Who-manity! Enjoy a family friendly Whovacious storytime with hostess Cindy Lou Who, Whopendous crafts, activities, and the 1966 original film, How the Grinch Stole Christmas! Sweet Science Ice Cream Lab will serve all the trimmings and even the Grinch has an idea of attending.
Ages 5-11: Make your own hand-held winter wonderland while escaping the snowy season! Children can use their imagination to create their own shakeable scene to overcome those winter blues in this interactive crafting program.
Ages 11-14: Safe Sitter® is a one-day, nationally certified course designed for children ages 11 to 14. Taught in a fun and interactive format, Safe Sitter® teaches participants safe and nurturing child care techniques, behavior management skills and appropriate responses to medical emergencies. In a Safe Sitter® class, students learn through lively discussion, practice and role-play about a variety of topics, including babysitting ethics and etiquette and the business aspects of babysitting. Free to those who register. Lunch provided to participants. Parent permission slip and photo release required prior to start of class. Visit the Youth Services Department to complete the forms.
All ages: Kick-off First Financial Bank's Christmas in the Park with a ride on the holiday train. Enjoy free hot chocolate and a cookie. Glimpse the displays throughout Deming Park, including the Library's, but be sure to bundle up for a chilly night.
your trick or treat bag at the Westside Hometown Holiday Trunk or Treat
event. The Westside Hometown Holiday parade starts at 3:00PM at IGA and
ends at the VCPL, West Branch at 4:30PM where you can take part in the costume contest
and collect a variety of treats in a safe environment. Stop by the
library trunk for a free book, while supplies last.
Do you have what it takes to escape? Work in teams of four or less to solve puzzles and clues from the Harry Potter Universe and free yourself in thirty minutes or less. Register by calling 812.232.1115. Ages 12 and up please.