December Programs

Due to distributor contracts, we cannot list movie titles here. Please call the Circulation Desk if you would like more information about a particular movie night: 815-875-1331, ext 200. All movies are free and open to all.

Monday Night Movies
Dec 5, 5:30 pm
Dec 12, 5:30 pm
Dec 19, 5:30 pm
Dec 26
LIBRARY CLOSED FOR CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY

Widmark Wednesday Movie
Dec 14, 5:30 pm

In-Person Preschool Storytime and Craft
Tues, Dec 6, 10:30 am – Snowmen and STEM Snowman precipitation jar
Tues, Dec 13, 10:30 am
– Music and Jingle Bell cup craft
Tues, Dec 20, 10:30 am
– Winter BIrds and Handprint cardinal art
Tues, Dec 27
Winter Break – No Storytime

Thursday, Dec 1, 5:30–7:30 pm Read Em and Weed Gardening Group All are welcome; whether you like house plants, grow food, or just enjoy flowers…we have room for you.

Friday, Dec 2, 4–5 pm Holiday Music in the Lobby: Charlie Gebeck & Pat James Stop in and take a seat in the Circulation area for some festive and seasonal piano music.

Wednesday, Dec 7, 5:30–7:30 pm Chicks with Sticks Experienced and novice knitters and crocheters are welcome to join in this social crafting time.

Thursday, Dec 8, 6:30 pm Page Turners Book Club The club’s December selection will be Snow Falling on Cedars, by David Guterson, a novel set in the aftermath of the U.S. interment of Japanese-American citizens during WWII.
Patrons should call the library to reserve a copy of the book.  Bring a book title and author that you would recommend to the group for future monthly selections.  The Page Turners Book Club is open to all library card holders looking for their next great read!

Friday, Dec 9, 4–5 pm Holiday Music in the Lobby: Mike, Kris, Brenda, and Bob Christmas Music in the Circulation area featuring guitar & hammer dulcimer with vocals.
Friday, Dec 2, 5-6 pm Holiday Music in the Lobby: Lorraine Foelske Stay for more seasonal music on piano.

Wednesday, Dec 13, 7-8 pm Winter Holiday Extravaganza Drop-in, family-friendly (kids activities AND grown-up activities) night out, with trivia and stories, refreshments, and games and crafts for all ages throughout the library.

Wednesday, Dec 13, 7-8 pm Illinois Libraries Present: Shauna Sever The author of Midwest Made: Big, Bold Baking from the Heartland, joins us to celebrate baking this holiday season.
This event is made possible by Illinois Libraries Present, a statewide collaboration among public libraries offering premier events.  This online event is free and open to the public, but registration is required. REGISTER HERE

Saturday, Nov 17, 10:00 am Medicare 101 Tim Burgess from Physicians Mutual, will talk about and answer questions on Medicare.

Tuesday, Dec 20, 5:30–7:30 pm Music Jam Bring your instrument or a song to sing, or just come to listen and enjoy a casual evening of (mostly folk) music.

Christmas/New Year Holiday Princeton Public Library will be closed Saturday, Dec 24
Monday, Dec 26
Saturday, Dec 31
Monday, Jan 2