Holiday Events Around CALS

We love the holidays here at CALS and this time of the year you can’t step into a branch without tripping over a candy cane or running into a seasonal craft. This is not an exhaustive list of everything going on at CALS (you can find that here) but it’s everything that you need to be sure not to miss if you’re eager to don a Santa hat and throw back a little eggnog.

Mistletoe Mania
December 3 | 1-2PM

Swing by McMath and decorate cookies or make a DIY family T-shirt then lock in those memories at the photo booth. (all ages)

Christmas Movie Bingo
December 5 | 3:30-5:30 PM

Join the fun at Main with cocoa, a cheesy Christmas movie and BINGO! (ages 12-19)

Winter Fest
December 8 | 5:30-6:30PM

Thompson branch is the place to be Thursday night. (all ages)

Holiday 2FAN
December 9 | 5-8PM

Downtown will be all aglow during 2FAN and gasp Santa and Mrs. Clause will be at the Galleries & Bookstore at Library Square while you knock out some Christmas shopping. (all ages)

December 10 |10 AM-2 PM

Come to Children’s Library and have holiday fun for the whole family, including crafts, Tommy Terrific, hot chocolate bar, and more!!! (families)
See all the December events at Children’s Library here.

Holiday Open House
December 13 | 4-7:30 PM

Milam has a warm holiday welcome ready for you and your family! Chat with Santa (his flight from the North Pole has him arriving at 5 pm), decorate a gingerbread house, indulge in some holiday refreshments, and take home a Grab-n-Go Holiday craft. (families)

Holiday Cookie Decorating
December 14 | 4-5 PM

Show off your decorating skills and have some holiday fun at Sanders. (ages 12-19)

Holiday Snöw Ball Concert
December 22 | 2:30PM

Have a rockin’ Christmas with a holiday themed mömandpöp concert at Terry. (families)


Don’t forget to check out the Christmas Holiday movie line up at Ron Robinson Theater; watch classics like National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation or something a bit more non-traditional like Gremlins and Die Hard. ($7 tickets)