DECEMBER 2019 KIDS NEW PALESTINE
JINGLE JOHN'S REINDEER & LIVE ANIMALS
All Ages
Mon., Dec. 16
6:30-7:30 PM
New Palestine GBC Rm.

Silly Safaris’ Reindeer Reserve, starring Jingle John the Elf, brings live reindeer and other animals to the library. Audience members interact with John’s menagerie during & after the show.
HOLIDAY HELPING HANDS
Gr. K-5
Tue., Dec. 3, 5-6 PM
New Palestine Youth Rm.

Decorate stockings as gifts for local area foster children. You are encouraged, but not required, to bring stocking stuffers to put inside. To help, we've listed some suggestions in the events calendar.
TWEEN GINGERBREAD CHALLENGE
Ages 9-12
Thu., Dec. 5, 5-6:15 PM
New Palestine GBC Rm.

We'll provide all the goodies for you to build the ultimate gingerbread scene. (There will be plenty of candy and snacks for eating, too!) The finished creations will be put on display in the library to bring some holiday cheer.
GRINCH PAJAMA PARTY
Families, All Ages
Mon., Dec. 9, 6:30-7:30 PM
New Palestine GBC Rm.

We'll do activities, make crafts, enjoy treats, and then watch the classic cartoon version of Dr. Seuss's book, How the Grinch Stole Christmas . Kids, feel free to wear some warm pajamas, and bring a pillow and blanket to snuggle up with.
SNOWY CRAFTS
Gr. K-5
Tue., Dec. 10, 5-6 PM
New Palestine Youth Rm.

Make sparkly icicles, pinecone critters, and winter tree silhouettes.
LITTLE ARTISTS
Ages 3-6
Thu., Dec. 12, 11-11:30 AM
New Palestine Youth Rm.

Resident artist Deborah Williams offers a creativity class each month. Learn about artists; talk about simple concepts, such as color and line; and have a great time experimenting with art media.
FAMILY GAME NIGHT
All Ages
Tue., Dec. 17, 5-6:30 PM
New Palestine Youth Rm.

Families, come play our games suitable for people of all ages. Play to learn or just have fun together. You’re welcome to bring games to share.
BENTLEY'S BUDDIES & FRIENDS
Families
Sun., Dec. 29, 1:30-2:30 PM
New Palestine Youth Rm.

Practice reading aloud to dogs who love hearing stories. No need to sign up.
Hancock County Public Library
900 W McKenzie Rd., Greenfield, IN 46140
(317) 462-5141, ext. 240

5731 W US 52, New Palestine, IN 46163
(317) 861-6618, ext. 313