Library to host pictures with Santa
Published 4:55 am Friday, November 25, 2022
Library to host pictures with Santa
The Boyle County Public Library offers free activities, special events, and online resources for the community. Programs include crafting, interactive games, STEM activities, weekly storytimes, and holiday events. Here is a closer look at some of the upcoming events at the library:
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On Saturday, November 26 from 2:00-4:00 PM teens can play what some call the greatest role-playing game of all time. Players will venture through campaigns that will test their ability to work together and conquer foes in this tabletop adventure. Registration is required to play. Go to www.boylepublib.org/teendnd to register. (Ages 13-18)
Morning Storytime & Afternoon Storytime
Join us for storytime at the library! Each week we will read stories and have a themed sensory activity for young children to enjoy. Storytime will be held Monday and Tuesday mornings at 10:30 AM and Thursday afternoons at 12:30 PM in the youth department. Toddlers and preschoolers are all welcome to attend with their caregivers. (Ages 2-5)
On Tuesday afternoons at 3:15 PM, kids and tweens can explore their creative side at the library. All skills levels and imaginations are welcome to participate in new craft activities each week. The goal is to have fun creating something uniquely yours! This event will be held in the youth department. (Ages 5-12)
Kids Makerspace Engineering
On Wednesday, November 30 at 3:15 PM, kids are invited to put their engineering skills to the test. There will be time for free build, followed by weekly challenges to earn a sweet reward. We’ll be using LEGOs, Keva planks, K’nex, and marble runs. This event will be held in the youth department. (Ages 5-8)
Tween Makerspace Engineering
Tweens are invited to put their engineering skills to the test on Thursday, December 1 at 3:15 PM. There will be time for free build, followed by weekly challenges to earn a sweet reward. We’ll be using LEGOs, Keva planks, K’nex, and marble runs. This event will be held in the youth department. (Ages 9-12)
Teens are invited to play Nintendo Switch and board games at the library on Friday, December 2 from 3:30-5:30 PM on the 5 th Level. (Ages 13-18)
Pictures with Santa
Attention all children, parents, and Christmas elves – big and small – Santa is coming to downtown Danville! On Saturday, December 3 from 10:00 AM -12:00 PM, Santa will be visiting the Boyle County Public Library in hopes of meeting all the good children as well as posing for a photo. Bring a camera so you can capture the moment.
After visiting Santa in the Reading Room, families are invited to make Christmas-themed crafts on the 5 th Level.
This event is free and open to all ages. In addition, the Friends of the Library will host a gift wrapping station for items purchased at the book sale. (All ages)
Holiday closure: The library will be closed Friday, November 25 for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Information about library resources and all upcoming events can be found online at BoylePubLib.org. The library is open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM; Tuesday and Thursday, 9:30 AM – 8:00 PM; and Saturday from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Chat with library staff using the live chat service on the library’s website or by texting (859)-545-8398.
The Boyle County Public Library serves the city of Danville and the surrounding communities, and is actively committed to enriching the lives of its patrons. The library is located at 307 West Broadway in Danville, KY.