Community Craft – Do-It-Yourself Wrapping Paper [5+] December 17th @ 4 PM

     Make your Christmas wrapping paper unique this year at the Parker Williams Branch.

     Join us in the Library Community Room where we will use our long tables and a collection of stamps to make custom wrapping paper to cover your holiday gifts.

 

 

You can find more Christmas Crafts in our Catalog (Click Here):

Children's Hour of Code [8+] - Scratch - December 10th @ 4:30 PM

Children's Hour of Code [8+] - Scratch - December 10th @ 4:30 PM 

Hour of Code is a program to help give school aged children some exposure to various computer programming languages.

To celebrate Hour of Code and Computer Science Education Week (December 7th-13th), the Parker Williams Branch will be doing a small workshop on the computer programming language Scratch in the Computer Lab at 4:30 PM.

For those interested in coding, check out a few book from our collection:

Everyone can code

December 10, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. To celebrate Hour of Code and Computer Science Education Week, we will be doing a small workshop on the computer programming language "Scratch." For school-aged children.

December 11, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Create a program as the first part of a free online class using the Python programming language. Continue the class on your own later if you want to with the help of your librarians whenever needed. All ages including adults welcome.

Movie Madness – Polar Express (G) December 3rd @ 4 PM [All Ages]

     Get into the holiday spirit with us at the Parker Williams Branch. We will be watching The Polar Express (G) at 4 PM on December 3rd,2015, in the Library Community Room. 

     “A young boy embarks on a magical adventure to the North Pole on the Polar Express. During his adventure he learns about friendship, bravery, and the spirit of Christmas.”

      – imdb.com

Movie Time for Adults

For the month of December, Movie Time for Adults will feature two movies starring Audrey Hepburn.  On Friday, Dec. 4, at 2:00 p.m., the feature presentation is Roman Holiday, which also stars Gregory Peck and was made in 1953.  " A bored and sheltered princess escapes her guardians and falls in love with an American newsman in Rome." www.imdb.com

On Friday, Dec. 11, at 2:00 p.m. we will be viewing How to Steal a Million, which also stars Peter O'Toole.  "Romantic comedy about a woman who must steal a statue from a Paris museum to help conceal her father's art forgeries, and the man who helps her."   www.imdb.com

Popcorn provided by the Friends of the Parker Williams Branch Library.