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Christmas Storytime with Tom Roberts

Join local children's author Tom Roberts for a special Christmas storytime for children and families. Books by the author will be available for purchase. 

Dates, times and locations
Click here to find Tom Roberts' books in the library

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Santa's Hat Puppet Show

Santa has lost his favorite hat and can't deliver presents until he finds another one to wear! This puppet show is recommended for ages three and up. Admission is first-come, first-served for individuals and families. Groups of 10 or more please register in advance by calling 367-8710. 

See the show December 5 through December 23

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Snow Stories

Join us at these special storytimes for the whole family, featuring our favorites snow stories!

Find a Snow Stories storytime near you.
Find more snow stories at the library

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Fridays with Rocky

Develop your child's early learning skills and encourage a love of reading at this special family storytime with Rocky, a certified therapy dog!

Oak View: Friday, December 23, 10:30 to 11 a.m.

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Spend your winter break at the library!

Discover a different side of winter at these and other fun activities happening all week long during Wild Winter Week: December 27-30, at the Downtown Library.

Wednesday, December 27, 2 p.m. - Discovery Day: For the Birds
Thursday, December 29, 2 p.m. - Nature Workshop: Owls

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Wee Read and Explore

Learn how to create fun, interactive storytimes at home with tips and trade secrets from Siouxland Libraries storytellers. We will explore a new book at each session. Open to families and children ages 3-6.

Prairie West: Thursday, December 22, 10:30 a.m.
Caille: Friday, December 23, 10:30 a.m.
Caille: Friday, December 30, 10:30 a.m.
Find the books in the library's collection.