It’s that time of year again! There are so many things to do and places to be. Because of this, we tend to get in a rush and forget about the important things! If you would like to slow down and take a small break to enjoy the holiday season with your family, there are many festive programs going on at the Library that are free and family-friendly. Here are a few holiday programs listed in our Beyond the Books magazine that are open to all ages:
Mr. Stinky Feet’s Christmas – Children’s entertainer Jim Cosgrove (Mr. Stinky Feet) will put on an all-ages show with singing, dancing, and stinky feet! Register for this program.
- Blue Springs South Branch – Saturday, December 14, at 10:30 a.m.
- Excelsior Springs Branch – Saturday, December 14, at 3:30 p.m.
- Oak Grove Branch – Saturday, December 21, at 2:00 p.m.
- Parkville Branch – Wednesday, December 18, at 6:30 p.m.
- Woodneath Library Center – Saturday, December 21, at 10:30 a.m.
Mrs. Claus Tells It All! – Mrs. Claus tells all of Santa’s best-kept secrets. Hear about the time Santa got stuck in a chimney, learn what Santa's favorite cookie is, and get all the best North Pole gossip. Register for this program.
Storytime with Santa and Mrs. Claus – Santa and Mrs. Claus are making a special trip from the North Pole to read a holiday story. After the story, sit on Santa's lap. Parents, don't forget your cameras. Register for this program.
- Blue Springs South Branch – Saturday, December 21, at 11:00 a.m.
- Buckner Branch (off-site) – Tuesday, December 10, at 6:30 p.m.
- Grain Valley Branch – Wednesday, December 11, at 10:30 a.m.
- Kearney Branch – Monday, December 16, at 7:00 p.m.
- Lone Jack Branch – Thursday, December 12, at 6:30 p.m.
- Parkville Branch – Saturday, December 14, at 10:30 a.m.
- Red Bridge Branch – Tuesday, December 17, at 6:30 p.m.
Visit mymcpl.org/Holiday or pick up a copy of Beyond the Books to see a complete list of all the wonderful holiday programs at the Library.
Camden Point Branch