There are several special events scheduled at the Monrovia Public Library in the upcoming days to celebrate the holidays. They include:
A Candy Cane Hunt. This continuing event started on Dec. 1 and will continue through the 29th during regular library hours. Children can look for pictures of hidden candy canes among the bookcases in the Library. If a child finds them all, he or she will receive a candy cane treat.
– Holiday Sounds Saturday. This special music event will be held on Dec. 17 from 12 p.m. – 2 p.m. in the lobby of the library. It will feature a saxophone quartet and more.
– Gingerbread House Decorating. Come by the Library on Dec. 17 from 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. for a chance for elementary ages students to create their own gingerbread houses to celebrate the season. The building will take place in the Community Room at the Library.
– Family Movie Night. A holiday themed movie will be shown for the season as a part of the Library’s Family Movie Night series. The movie will be shown on Dec. 19 at 6 p.m. in the Library Community Room and is appropriate for the whole family!
– Winter Relay Fest for Teens. For students in grades six through 12 there will be a competition in cookie decorating, gift wrapping, tree decorating and hot chocolate making. This will be on Wednesday, Dec. 28 at 6 p.m. in the Community Room.
For information on any of these programs, contact the Library at (626) 256- 8274.