December 2016 Library Events

Gifts in a Jar – Thursday, December 1st at 5:30pm at the Library
A program by the Washington County Purdue Extension Office.
Register by stopping by the Library or calling 812-883-5600.

Christopher the Christmas Tree – December 1st at 7:00pm at City Hall
The event is sponsored by Salem Parks and Recreation, Salem Public Library, Hoosier Hills PACT, Prevent Child Abuse Council, and WSLM Radio.
This is a free event for the community, but seating is limited.
For more information, call the Parks and Recreation Office at 812-883-2895.

Saturday Story Times – December 3rd, 10th, and 17th at 11am
Come join us at the Library for a story time with an activity on Saturdays.
This is for all kids ages pre-K – 3rd grade.
The Saturday Story Times are being presented by the Washington County Youth Foundation.

Christmas Story Time – December 6 at 10:30am and December 7th at 1:30pm
This program is for ages 18 months – 5 years.
Come join us for stories, activities, and a craft.
You may register for this program by stopping by the Library or calling 812-883-5600.

Bestseller Book Club – December 7th at 10:45 am
Come join us for a discussion of Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance.

Gingerbread Houses – Saturday, December 10th at 10:30am and 1:30pm
Come to the library on December 10th with a bag of unopened candy and a can of icing to decorate your gingerbread house.
Pre-registration is required. You may register at the Library or by calling 812-883-5600.

Crafting Christmas from December 1st- 20th
Children may come in anytime from December 1st – 20th to make a craft.
This is the independent program for the Children’s Department in December.

Yu-Gi-Oh! – December 17th 1 pm-4 pm
This program is for grades 6 and up.

Christmas Holiday – December 24th and 25th
The Library will be closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day for the Christmas Holiday.

New Year’s Holiday – December 31st and January 1st
The Library will be closed on New Year’s Eve and on New Year’s Day for the New Year’s Holiday.