XENIA — People of all ages can enjoy a variety programs for the month of December at the Xenia Community Library, 76 E. Market St. To register for an event call at 937-352-4000.
Dog Day 4-4:45 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6. Calling all dog lovers. Join library staff for stories, crafts, and games about dogs.
Quilt of the Month Club for adults, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6. Each month there will be a new quilt block and/or a new technique to learn. Join and have a lap quilt by the end of the year. Kits and patterns are included. Registration required.
Holiday Cookie Swap for adults, 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7. Share your favorite cookie recipe and samples with others. Bring two dozen of your favorite cookies along with copies of the recipe to share. Registration required.
Kaleidoscope Play & Learn with 4C for ages 0-6, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, 21. If you are a relative, friend, or neighbor provide care for children in your home — or a stay-at-home parent — the Kaleidoscope Play & Learn program is for you. Groups provide opportunities for children to learn and explore through play, setting a foundation for continued learning through school and life. Registration required.
Book Tasting, 4-5 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7. Bring a snack and a favorite book or two to the library to discuss.
Baby Story Time for ages 0-24 months with adult, 10:30-11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 8, 15, 22. Short stories, songs, rhymes, and lap bounces.
Canvas Arts for Teens and Tweens for ages 10-18, 3:30-4:45 p.m. Friday, Dec. 8. Use your creativity and our painting supplies to create a beautiful work of art for yourself or to give as a gift. Registration required.
Xenia Book Club for adults, 10:15-11:45 a.m. Friday, Dec. 8. Come to a book club discussion.
Cookies, Coffee, and Coloring for adults, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9. Join participants for relaxing coloring while you enjoy coffee and cookies. Registration required.
Xenia Friends Movie Series for all ages, 2-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, 23. Join the library staff for a fun family movie and enjoy refreshments while you watch.
Make Body-Pampering Products for the Holidays for adults, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 11. Learn to make three handcrafted body products, perfect for gift giving or for pampering yourself. Registration required.
Toddler Story Time for ages 2-3 with adult, 10:30-11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, 19. Stories, songs, fingerplays, rhymes, and fun.
Preschool Story Time for ages 4-5 with adult, 10:30-11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, 19. Stories, songs, and fun.
Explore Ancient Egypt for ages 7 and up, 4-4:45 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13. Learn about the wonders of Ancient Egypt with stories and activities.
Stamp-A-Card for all ages, 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16. Join us in the Youth Services department to make a personalized card using stamps and markers.
For a complete schedule of activities, stop by your local library or log on to the library website at www.greenelibrary.info.
Story courtesy of the Xenia Community Library.