December Children and Pre-Teen Events

Visit one of our branches for engaging and playful events for children.


Be Dazzled - Lexington

Light up some jars with glitter and glue. Share a snack and a story or two. We’ll sneak in a game if time permits.

Wednesday, December 5 - 3:30 p.m.


Santa and the Mrs. are Coming - Warrensburg

Immediately following our special Christmas storytime, Santa and Mrs. Claus will be coming to Trails! Bring your little ones for pictures with the Claus’.

Saturday, December 8 - 2:00-4:00 p.m.


Ornament Open House - Concordia

Feeling crafty? Want to get into the holiday spirit? Stop in this afternoon to make an ornament or two. We will have several choices with varying skill levels. Come be creative at the library!

Age: Children, Teen, Adult

Wednesday, December 12 - 2:00 p.m.


Early Out Hang Out - Corder

School is out early on Wednesdays so drop into the library and have an hour of fun. We have exciting things planned!

Age: Children, Teen

Wednesday, December 12 - 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday, December 19 - 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday,  December 26 - 3:00 p.m.


Yu-gi-oh! Early-Out - Knob Noster

Join us once again for our Yu-gi-oh! card group. New to Yu-gi-oh!? No problem! We love to teach new interested players!

Age: 11 years old and up

Wednesday, December 12 - 3:00 p.m.


Krafty Kids - Warrensburg

Get into the season by creating your own arctic animal. We will have a polar bear example, but you can create as you like. This is a take-home craft and all supplies will be provided.

Age: 6-12 years old

Monday, December 17 - 2:00 p.m.


Rockin, Sockin, Snowman - Odessa

How many ways can you use a pair of socks? Come join us in making some adorable snowmen out of socks! Registration required; call or visit branch to sign up.

Age: Pre-Teen

Tuesday, December 18 - 4:30 p.m.


Cocoa, Cookies & a Movie - Waverly

School is out for winter break! Come in and enjoy a Christmas movie while relaxing at the library!  

Age: Children, Pre-Teen, Teen

Friday, December 21 - 1:00 p.m.


Snowflakes Galore! - Holden

Did you know December 27 is National Snowflake Day? Spend an afternoon at the library creating the mystical, beautiful wonders of nature. We will have various methods to try and some delicious treats, too. All supplies will be provided. Registration required; call or visit branch to sign up.

Thursday, December 27 - 4:30 p.m.


Book-to-Art Club - Warrensburg

Join our book club for 3rd-5th grade! Book-to-Art Club links art making to literary exploration. This month we’ll discuss The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly. We will explore paper-cut artwork and naturalist prints.

Age: 3rd-5th Grades

Friday, December 28 - 4:00-4:45 p.m.