It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The lights are twinkling, families are gathering and there are an amazing amount of joyful celebrations and events happening. Be sure to join us all month long for storytimes, crafts and fun for the entire family to celebrate the season.
Letters to Santa
Friday, November 26–Friday, December 17
Drop off your letter to Santa in our special holiday mailbox and one of Santa’s helpers will make sure Santa sees it and personally responds. Make sure to include your full name and address so Santa knows exactly who to respond to.
Dreidel Story and Craft
Sunday, December 5, 2 p.m.
Celebrate the joy of the holidays with a special Hanukkah-themed story and craft! Register now.
Christmas Storytime at the Museum
Saturday, December 11, 1 p.m.
Bolingbrook Historic Museum, 444 E Briarcliff Rd, Bolingbrook
Join Miss Laura at Bolingbrook’s Historical Museum for a special Christmas storytime. After the storytime, browse the Bolingbrook Historical Museum to learn more about our Village.
Sunday, December 19, 1 p.m. & Monday, December 20, 10 a.m.
Join us for special Christmas-themed storytimes throughout the week. Click the links above to register.
DIY Stained Glass Ornament
Tuesday, December 21, 4:30 p.m.
Create a beautiful DIY stained “glass” ornament with paint and glitter. Register now.
Wednesday, December 22, 10 a.m.
A holiday tradition almost as old as a tree or stockings is Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker ballet. Join us in celebrating this classical soundtrack while creating our own dances to his musical score!
Thursday, December 23, 6:30 p.m.
Experience Chris Van Allsburg’s beloved classic book in this special storytime!
Kwanzaa Craft Kit
Sunday, December 26
Visit the Children’s Services Desk to pick up a banner-making craft kit to decorate your house for Kwanzaa, while supplies last.
Happy Noon Year
Wednesday, December 29 & Thursday, December 30, 11:30 a.m.
Get ready to welcome the New Year with style and class. All the fun of a party, coupled with New Year’s Eve traditions and of course, a countdown to the New Year. Registration opens December 8 & 9.
Holiday Books & Movies
While you’re here for all of these exciting events, be sure to grab some holiday books and movies to enjoy at home.