Holiday Performances and Activities
Come fuel up on holiday cheer at the library!
East Valley Children's Theater Bravo Musical Troupe Presents: Those Old Familiar Holiday Songs
Sat | Dec 7 | 2:00pm – 3:00pm | DR
Thurs | Dec 12 | 6:00pm – 7:00pm | RM
Sat | Dec 14 | 2:00pm – 3:00pm | MN
EVCT's Bravo Musical Troupe sing a collection of classic holiday musical numbers to celebrate the season!
East Valley Children's Theater Express Acting Troupe Presents: Spider Saves Christmas
Sat | Dec 7 | 10:00am – 11:00am | RM
Sat | Dec 7 | 2:00pm – 3:00pm | MN
Sat | Dec 14 | 2:00pm – 3:00pm | DR
EVCT's Express Acting Troupe will perform their own play called How Spider Saved Christmas, a story about a spider who goes on a journey and ends up saving Christmas.
Family Craft Extravaganza
Tues | Dec 10 | 4:00pm – 6:00pm | MN
Join us for a holiday craft extravaganza set to the background of holiday carols! Create some winter crafts and enjoy the Heritage Academy Chamber Singers as they present popular seasonal carols.
Sat | Dec 14 | 1:00pm – 2:00pm | RM
Enjoy your holiday favorites with a new sound as Vickie Koernig and Larry Rybka play the Native American-style flute.
Heralding the Holidays with East Valley New Horizons Orchestra
Mon | Dec 16 | 10:30am – 12:00pm | MN
Sit back and enjoy a free holiday concert presented by the East Valley New Horizons Orchestra. These talented senior musicians are sure to get you in the holiday spirit.
Now Showing: Christmas Classics
Tues | Dec 24 | 10:00am – 1:00pm | MN
Get in the holiday spirit with a classic Christmas movie marathon!
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: A shunned reindeer finds a place where he belongs. Universal Pictures. Rated TV-G.
The Year Without Santa Claus: A sad Santa decides not to make his annual ride. Warner Bros. TV-G.
Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town: Learn about the legend of Santa and how he began delivering toys on Christmas. Universal Pictures. TV-G.
More Holiday Fun:
Sat | Dec 7 | 12:30pm – 1:30pm | DR
Celebrate the winter season with festive crafts. Afterwards stay and listen to East Valley Children's Theater's Bravo Musical Troupe sing a collection of classic holiday musical numbers.
Young at Art: Snowflake Making
Wed | Dec 11 | 4:00pm – 5:00pm | MN
Do you love snowflakes as much as we do? Learn how to make your own beautiful snowflakes to decorate using just paper and scissors. Grades 2-8.
No Snow, Snow Day
Sat | Dec 14 | 10:30am – 11:30am | RM
Celebrate the winter season with festive crafts and sensory snow.
Escape Room: Help the Grinch Save Max*
Tues | Dec 17 | 3:30pm and 5:00pm | MN
Wed | Dec 18 | 3:30pm and 5:00pm | MN
Thurs | Dec 19 | 3:30pm and 5:00pm | MN
Fri | Dec 20 | 1:00pm and 3:00pm | MN
Sat | Dec 21 | 11:00am and 2:00pm | MN
Help! Max sniffed out some candy canes, wriggled into a storage box, and got himself locked in. The Whos are expecting the Grinch soon, but he can't leave to bring them presents without Max. Can you free Max and get them to Whoville in time? *Registration is required.
Escape Room: Nightmare Before Christimas
Fri | Dec 20 | 10:00am – 4:00pm | RM
Help Jack Skellington and Sally save Santa from Oogie Boogie while putting your brain to the test. Ages 12+.
Let's Pretend: Sugar Plum Bakery
Sat | Dec 21 | 10:30am – 12:00pm | RM
Get in the holiday spirit with a sweet storytime followed by an hour of guided play in our pretend bakery. There is even a life sized gingerbread house that needs decorating! Ages 3-8.
Holiday Saturday Storytime
Sat | Dec 21 | 1:30pm – 2:00pm | MN
Join us for songs, stories, and silliness in this kindergarten readiness storytime. Ages 3-5.
Elf Spaghetti Dessert Challenge and Movie Showing
Mon | Dec 23 | 2:00pm – 4:30pm | MN
Join us for the 2nd annual Elf Spaghetti Dessert Challenge, play some trivia, win prizes and watch as Buddy the Elf travels to New York to find his human roots. New Line Cinema. Rated PG. Ages 12-18.
Noon Year's Day Celebration
Tues | Dec 31 | 11:00am – 12:30pm | DR
Tues | Dec 31 | 11:30am – 12:15pm | MN
Help us ring in the "Noon Year" with a party just for kids! Who says you need to stay up until midnight to celebrate? We'll decorate hats and have noise makers and treats.