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Snowy scene with red cardinal

Owl with Santa hat sitting on top of books

Friends of the Library's Holiday Extravaganza & Book Sale!

*Early Bird Sale: 
Thursday, December 8, 10-2
Public Sale: Thursday, December 8, 2-6; Friday, December 9, 10-6; and Saturday, December 10, 10-3

*Friends members only, but anyone can join that morning
Enjoy hot apple cider, cookies, and holiday music while you find the perfect gifts for everyone on your list!

Story Times & Crafts!Miss Melissa reading a story to Booker T. Bear

Mondays2:30 pm Animal Tales with Miss Frances. A story and craft appropriate for children in grades K-5. 
Tuesdays, Try It! craft kits available for pick up while supplies last. These craft kits will no longer be available beginning January 2023.
Tuesdays, 4 pm Cuentos y Crafts with Miss Cristal. Bilingual stories and craft appropriate for children in grades K-5. 
Wednesdays, 10 am Preschool Story Time with Miss Melissa. Stories and a craft specially selected for school readiness, ages 4-6.
Fridays10 am and 11 am Toddler Story Time with Miss Cappy. Stories, songs and a craft specially selected for early literacy skills, ages 1-3. 
Space is limited in the Story Hour Room so come early and ensure your seat!

Stylized grey and white tree trunks in gray snowThe Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey

Thursday, December 15, 6-7 pm
Library Conference Room 
In this magical debut, a couple's lives are changed forever by the arrival of a little girl, wild and secretive, on their snowy doorstep. . But things are rarely as they appear and what they eventually learn about her will transform all of them. The title is available in various formats in the catalog. Space is limited. Registration with Paso Robles City Library card required for each participant. (Group reservations cannot be processed.) For ages 16+. This title is available in various formats through the catalog

Blue coin purse with pink and green flowers, silver clasp

Save Your Pennies in a New Felt Coin Purse

Registration Deadline: December 16
Materials Pick-Up Party: Thursday, December 29, 6-7 pm
Library Conference Room
Designed by Over the River Felt of overtheriverfelt.com, this coin purse is just the right size to fit in a handbag or backpack. This class is perfect for beginning sewing enthusiasts. Combining hand sewing and felt assembly techniques, this simple project features a sturdy metal clasp. Light refreshments will be provided. Space is limited. Registration with Paso Robles City Library card is required for each participant. (Group registrations cannot be processed.) For ages 16+.

Stuffed Animal SleepoverOrange fluffy stuffed bear sleeping on green grass

Registration Deadline: 
Wednesday, December 21
Drop Off: Wednesday, December 28 2-3 pm
Pick Up: Thursday, December 29 10-11 am 
The Library invites Stuffed Animals to a special sleepover, where they will make new friends, play games, read stories, and get into all sorts of mischief after the Library closes for the night. Space is limited. Registration is required for each participant and one furry friend. Participants must be able to attend both drop-off and pick-up programs in the Story Hour Room.

Please Note: Account passwords have been changed to the last four (4) digits of the patron's primary telephone number on account. Also, San Luis Obispo County and Santa Barbara items will not be checked in until they are received by their owning libraries.

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