A Flock of Days, the latest art exhibit in the gallery, features printmaker Pam Lawson and painter Heather K. Lenz. The exhibit will be on view through Jan. 18.
Young Adult Programs:
Magic the Gathering Club,* Weds., Dec. 18, 3-5 p.m. Bring your friends and enjoy the game, prizes and refreshments! Grades 6 and up.
Minecraft, Weds., Dec. 18, 7-8:30 p.m. Minecraft fans get together every month to play on the library's dedicated server. If you don't already have your own Minecraft account, please let us know. Grades 6-12.
YA Winter Reading Program "Reading is snow much fun!" kick-off: Making snow globes,* Sat., Dec. 21, 12:30-2 p.m. All supplies provided, but you are welcome to bring a special jar (with lid) and/or a special figure to use. Grades 6-12.
YA Movie Afternoon: "Mortal Instruments: City of Bones,"* Friday, Dec. 27, 2-4:15 p.m. Based on the best-selling series by Cassandra Clare. MPAA Rated PG-13. Grades 6-12. Light refreshments served.
Children's Programs and Book Groups:
Mother Goose Story Time, Weds., Dec. 11, 10:30-11 a.m. and 11:15-11:45 a.m. Babies and toddlers and their caregivers. Resumes Jan. 8, 2014.
Minecraft Junior for Grades 2-5, Weds., Dec. 11, 7-8 p.m. Play on the library's dedicated server. We expect that you have your own Minecraft account, please. Sign up online.
Story Time for three, four and five year olds, Thurs., Dec. 12, 10:30-11 a.m. Resumes Jan. 9.
Tales and Tunes with Canta y Baila,* Friday, Dec. 13, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Lively music and movement in Spanish.**
Creative Kids drop-in crafts, Tues., Dec. 17 in the Children's Room, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Lego Club, Tues., Dec. 17, 4-5 p.m. Lego builders ages 6-12, bring your imaginations! We supply the Legos. Sign up online one week ahead.
Read to Roly or Huggs, Weds., Dec. 18, 4-5 p.m. Roly and Huggs are certified therapy dogs who love children, books and reading. You may sign your child up for one 15-minute session with Roly or Huggs. For additional information or to sign-up, please call or email.
Movie: "Monsters University," Friday, Dec. 27, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Chapter Book Read-Aloud with Jennie resumes Jan. 14, from 4-4:30 p.m. Grades K-2.
Always free and open to all.
* Made possible by the GPL Endowment Fund.
** Online registration begins one week before the program and preference is given to Groton residents.
For more information on events, the art gallery, and museum passes, visit www.gpl.org.