Bridgeton Public Library Announces December Events

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The Bridgeton Public Library will be holding a series of enjoyable events for the month of December.  See the list of what's happening below:
 
Preschool Story Time - Tuesdays: December 2, 9, 16 and 23, 10:30 am
Children ages 2-6 and a caregiver are invited for stories, songs, finger plays, crafts and a snack.  Story time is free and does not require registration.
 
Story and Craft - Tuesdays: December 2, 9, 16 and 23 at 10:30 am
Kids ages 7 and up are invited to share stories, activities and crafts. This program will take place at the same time as Preschool Story Time and is perfect for older siblings!
 
Teen Holiday Tree Decorating Program - Tuesday, December 2 at 6pm
Teens, 12-18, are invited to make decorations for the library’s annual themed holiday tree. This year’s theme is Anime & Manga. No registration required.
 
Guided Tours of Woodruff Museum - Wednesdays: December 3, 10 and 17 at 1-4pm
A knowledgeable volunteer will be on hand to provide guided tours of the Woodruff Museum of Indian Artifacts.
 
Cinema Series - Thursday, December 4 at 7pm
The Cinema Series at the Bridgeton Library will present a highly acclaimed film followed by a discussion. Please call 856 451-2620 for title information and to register.
 
Baby Time - Fridays: December 5, 12 and 19, 10:30 am.
Babies, ages 6 to 23 months, and their guardian are invited to Baby Story Time where they will share simple stories, nursery rhymes, and songs. No registration is necessary.
 
Create a Gingerbread House - Saturday, December 6, 1-2:30 pm
Kids of all ages are invited to create their own fantasy “gingerbread house” using candy and graham crackers provided by the library. Free! Registration is required. Register by December 5.
 
Photo with Santa - Saturday, December 6 at 1-3 pm
Santa is taking time out of his busy schedule to visit with his library friends! Children of all ages are invited to visit with Santa and have a photo taken with him. A 4 x 6 photo may be purchased for $5, and each child will receive a small gift from Santa. Proceeds will benefit the Friends of the Library and will be used for teen programs.
 
Teen Movie & Pizza - Tuesday:  December 9 at 8:10 pm
Teens, 12-18, are invited to watch a newly released DVD on the big screen while enjoying delicious pizza. “A group of interstellar outlaws team up to save the galaxy from an evil villain.” Rated PG-13.
 
Teen Winter Party/Potluck Dinner - Tuesday, December 16 at 6pm
Teens, 12-18, are invited to attend a potluck holiday party. The library will provide the main dish and teens are asked to bring a side dish, dessert, or snack. They will also premier the Teen Library Council’s new movie promoting the library! Registration is required.
 
Board of Trustees Meeting - Thursday, December 18, 4:45 pm
The Board of Trustees will meet on the main floor of the library. The public is welcome to attend.
 
Teen Board Game Night
Tuesday, December 23 at 6pm
Teens, 12-18, are invited to play the library’s board and party games, or bring their own to share. No registration required.
 
Special Hours
Wednesday, December 24 - Library will be open from 10-2.
Thursday, December 25 & Friday, December 26 – Library will be closed.
Wednesday, December 31 – New Year’s Eve – Library will be open from 10-2.