PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

For information about all programs or to sign up, please call the library at 973‑635‑0603 or go to http://www.chathamlibrary.org

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MONDAY, DECEMBER 9

Stories with the Librarian – 10 to 10:30 am

Children and caregivers can enjoy stories and songs.  No registration required.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10

Culinary Adventure Around the World: Australia – 5 to 6 pm

Ages 8 & Up               Limit:  20 children

Registration required – sign up here.

G'day mate!  Come visit us Down Under - make some Fairy Bread, taste our Anzac Cookies and if you're brave try Vegemite!  This Cultural Committee of the Chathams program will be presented by Renae James.

Ⓐ Italian Conversation Group – 7:15 pm

Luciana Santoriello and Frank Foca moderate Italian discussion groups with help from other fluent speakers.

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 11

Crafts with Miss Stephanie: Light-Up Holiday Cards – 4 to 5:30 pm

Ages 8 & Up               Registration required – sign up here.

Create LED light-up holiday cards using a simple electrical circuit.  A great, fun way to mix science with art! 

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 12

Music with Carolyn Dempsey – 10 or 10:45 am

For preschoolers and their caregivers

Move, shake, dance and sing to Carolyn’s guitar music!

Paper Mill Playhouse Children’s Theater on Tour Performs

Frozen KIDS at 4 pm

Ages 4 & Up               Attendance limit: 100

You will love this fanciful and heartwarming stage adaptation of the celebrated animated film.  Adapted for young audiences, this musical includes favorite Frozen songs such as Love Is an Open Door, Do You Want to Build a Snowman? and Let It Go, as well as wonderful new songs from the Broadway production.  This production of Frozen KIDS is sure to prove that “some people are worth melting for.”

Cinema214: White Christmas (NR, 120 min.) – 7 pm

Singers Bob Wallace and Phil Davis join sister act Betty and Judy Haynes to perform a Christmas show in rural Vermont.  There, they run into Gen. Waverly, the boys' commander in World War II, who, they learn, is having financial difficulties; his quaint country inn is failing.  So what's the foursome to do but plan a yuletide miracle: a fun-filled musical extravaganza that's sure to put Waverly and his business in the black!  Join us and get into the holiday spirit!  Refreshments will be served.  Sponsored by Friends of the Library

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 13

Italian Conversation Group – 1 pm

Luciana Santoriello and Frank Foca moderate Italian discussion groups with help from other fluent speakers.

Video Game Club – 3 to 4:45 pm

Grades 6 to 12

NEW: Nintendo Switch is here!  Stop by to play Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for Nintendo Switch on the big screen!  Feel free to bring your own Joy-Cons or Switch Pro controller and play with friends.

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 1

Legopalooza! – 2:30 to 4 pm

For children of all ages

Build your own LEGO creation from our enormous collection of LEGOs.  Creations will be put on display in the Children’s Room.