Join us on Friday, December 2, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., for the Festival of Trees featuring live music from Route 86 Music. The Friends of the Library will serve refreshments at that time. Festival of Trees will be held entirely in the library. Enjoy dimmed lights while you wander through aisles of books and decorated trees, sample refreshments, and enjoy the melodies of Route 86 Music beginning at 5:30 p.m. This event is free and open to all. We’ll see you at the library!
Stop by the library Saturday, December 3, for an open house, refreshments, pictures with Santa, free holiday crafts for kids, and stories with Mrs. Claus!
Saturday’s Event Schedule:
* 5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m., Friday and 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Saturday, Voting on Trees
* 10:00-1:00 p.m. Open House with refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library Foundation Volunteers
* 11:30-1:00 p.m. Visit with Santa (bring your own camera)
* 11:30-1:00 p.m. Free Holiday Crafts for Kids
* 11:30-1:00 p.m. Stories with Mrs. Claus
It is not too late to enter a tree in our Festival of Trees. We will take trees until Friday, December 2, and trees must be left up through December 5. Trees must be out of the library by noon on January 3. This event is free to all and anyone is welcome to bring a tree to the library to decorate it. Contact the library for more information.
Milford Memorial Library public story time is this Friday at 11 a.m.
Area libraries are sponsoring another Paint Night at the Library in December! Join area libraries on Tuesday, December 6, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., at Arnolds Park Library for a fun night of painting, community, and snacks! Register early because there are only 30 spots available. The cost for early registration is $7.50 and registration the day of the event is $15. Those interested can register at the Arnolds Park Public Library, Spirit Lake Public Library, and the Milford Memorial Library. Attendees of any skill level are invited to recreate a beautiful painting by following step-by-step instructions from the artist who created the original painting. Participants will be painting on a 16 x 20 canvas and all the supplies are provided by the libraries. Mark your calendars for Paint Night at the Library! Sponsored by Arnolds Park Library, Spirit Lake Public Library, and Milford Memorial Library.
Stop by the library to check out all we have to offer.