Library to host interactive movie night for teens

Published 4:00 am Friday, December 16, 2022


The Boyle County Public Library offers free activities and online resources for the community. Programs include crafting, storytime, interactive games, STEM activities, and special holiday events. Here is a closer look at some of the upcoming events at the library:

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Teens are invited to play Nintendo Switch and board games at the library on Friday, December 16 from 3:30-5:30 PM. This event will be held on the 5 th Level of the library. (Ages 13-18)

Tea & Trade featuring Elmwood Inn Fine Teas

Adults are invited to a cozy social event at the library on Saturday, December 17 from 2-4 PM. Come in for a spot of tea, friendly conversation, and to share your favorite book. Participants are encouraged to bring in a copy of their favorite to give to other participants in trade. The Library will have a curated selection of their own favorite books to share as well. Refreshments provided in part by Elmwood Inn Fine Teas. This event will be held in the Community Room. (Ages 18+)

Storytime Visits with Santa

Santa will make a special appearance at the library during regularly scheduled Morning Storytimes on Monday, December 19 and Tuesday, December 20 at 10:30 AM in the youth department. Toddlers and preschoolers are all welcome to attend with their caregivers. This will be the final week of storytimes for the year. Storytimes will resume in January. (Ages 2-5)


On Tuesday, December 20 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)

Teen Interactive Holiday Movie Night

On Tuesday, December 20 from 5:00-7:00 PM, teens can watch the 2003 holiday favorite about one of Santa’s exuberant oversized helpers who travels to the big city to meet his biological father, a man who is definitely in need of some Christmas spirit. At this interactive experience there will be shouting, playing, singing, and bubble blowing. This event will be held in the Community Room. The film title can be found in the event listing on the library’s website. (Ages 13-18)

Make a Mess

Let your imagination run wild with hands-on creative projects and experiments. The goal is to try new things with no fear of the mess you might make in the process. The best messes make something new and uniquely yours, and along the way develop literacy and motor skills. On Wednesday, December 21 at 3:15 PM, we’ll be making a mess to design unique robots. This event will be held in the Community Room. (Ages 5-8)

Holiday Closing

The Boyle County Public Library will be closed December 24-26 for the Christmas holiday. We wish all of our patrons a safe and happy holiday season.

Information about library resources and all upcoming events can be found online at 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.