On Saturday, December 22nd the library will host a special showing of Tom Hanks’ animated classic about a train that goes to the North Pole at 11:00 in the children’s room. Children must be accompanied by a responsible big person, and may bring a snack to share or even a picnic lunch. The library will provide popcorn and bottled water during this new Christmas classic.
Because of the way holidays fall this year, the Vacation Week Movie Series will be limited to only 3 days, Wed the 26th through Fri the 28th. On each of these days the library will present a movie in the children’s room at 1:00 pm. One will be the tale of a Scottish princess named Merida, one will be about a young man named Timothy and his rather odd existence , and the other will feature the continuing adventures of Manny the mammoth and his friends. All three movies are rated PG. Watch the library website and bulletin boards for the schedule. The Thursday afternoon storyhour session will be canceled for this week. These are not drop-off events. Children must be supervised by a responsible big person. Popcorn will be provided, but movie-goers may bring a snack to share.
The last Epping Knit Night of 2012 will be on Wednesday, December 26th at 7 pm. This group of local knitters meet on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday each month and will continue with the same schedule in 2013.
Epping’s public library is open Monday – Friday from 10 am to 8 pm and Saturday 10 to 2. The library will be closing at 2:00 on the Mondays, December 24th and December 31st, and be closed on the Tuesdays of December 25th and January 1st. Enjoy the holidays! For more information call 734-4587 to reach the main desk, 679-5944 for the children’s room or visit www.eppinglibrary.com.