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Programs & Events to Watch for in December

City of Fernie Radon Action

radon gas info (updates)

Library will be closed from Dec 10th to 12th for repairs to basement

The library will be closed on Dec 23-27th, 2016 inclusive for Christmas

Family Programming  

Storytime (Ages 3-5 years)

Tuesdays 11:15am-noon

Stories, singing and activities for preschoolers and their caregivers.

 Toddlertime (Ages 0-2 years)

Wednesdays and Fridays at 11:15 am

Singing, simple stories and fingerplays for babies and their caregivers.

Holiday Pajama Storytimes

Wednesday Dec 28th & Friday Dec 30th at 11:15 am for children 0-5 & their families.

 Activities for School-aged children  

Tuesdays 3:30 pm-4:45 pm  – Holiday Yarns and Garland Making

Crafting for grades 4-7. We will be working all month on garlands to take home. Drop-In

Wednesdays 3:30 pm-4:45 pm Christmas Letters, cards and papercrafts

Come make some of your own cards or write a holiday letter to someone you love – ages 8+, Drop-In

Thursday 3:30-4:45 Lego Club (Dec 1st and 8th) Registration only (FULL)

Thursdays  3:30 pm-4:45 pm Secret Santa (Dec 15th, 22nd) – Drop-in

Make a special present for someone and surprise them with it! ages 7+


Thursday December 15th, 6:00-7:30pm

Pizza League for ages 13+

Drop in for pizza and fun.


Adult Programming

Tea and Talk Book Club: Friday, December 16th at 1:30pm.  “My name is Lucy Barton” by Elizabeth Strout. All are welcome. Copies of the book are available from the library.

Walkie Talkie:  Wednesday December 21st, 2016 at 10:00am  “ What Echo Heard ” by Gordon Sombrowski. We will meet at the Library front steps and walk along along the river path and chat as we go.  Copies of the book are available from the library.

Stitch and Bitch Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

Drop-In Knitting crocheting and any other yarny endeavour on the first Wednesday of each month at 10:00am. Please enter using the back door.

First Thursday Social- December 1st , 7:00pm

Once a month social for adults to enjoy a friendly gathering  on a monthly theme.

Decembers theme is Holiday Traditions. Join us for tea and tell us about one of your holiday traditions. There will be an opportunity to make a few Christmas cards as well. Drop-in.


Senior Storytime for all ages with Ms Anie (drop in)

Tom Uphill Manor: Wed, December 7th 1:30pm with IDES Kindergarten Class

Rocky Mountain Village Serenity Room: Wed, December 14th at 1:15pm with Creative Minds Preschool


All-Ages Programming

Saturday, December 3rd 2:00-4:00 pm Jingle Jams (as part of the Arts Stations “Sugar Plum Festival”)

Christmas Carols and a sing-a-long time with Van and Shelagh Redecopp (SHEVA). All are welcome-tea will be on.

Saturday, December 17th 2:00-4:00 pm Community Christmas Celebration

Join us for stories, treats, and activities for all ages. This annual event is a wonderful chance to connect with your neighbours. The afternoon concludes with a rousing community Christmas carol. All are welcome.


Our events calendar has more details.  Check it out.








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  • Mon closed
  • Tues 116pm
  • Wed 116pm
  • Thurs 118pm
  • Fri 116pm
  • Sat 15pm
  • Sun closed

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