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We will have a hybrid of in-person and virtual programs.
In-person programs will be marked with either (Main) or (Palmer).
Virtual programs will be marked with (Virtual).

Giving Tree at the Palmer Branch

Help local families from Palmer Township make their holiday wishes come true!
Take a tag from our Giving Tree and buy the gift described on the tag.
Return the wrapped gift to the library with the tag attached to theoutside of the gift.

Bring your gifts to the Palmer Branch no later than Saturday, December 10.

Programs for Children
Hora de Cuentos. Bilingual Storytime. (Palmer)
For ages 0-10 Saturdays, December 3 at 11:30am and December 17 at 10:30am.
¡Hola! Únase a nosotros para la hora del cuento bilingüe! Lea libros, cante canciones, y diviértase en Español (y Inglés) con la señorita Ana!
Hello! Join us for bilingual storytime! Read books, sing songs, and have fun in Spanish (and English) with Miss Ana!
The majority of books read will be in Spanish.
No registration required.

I Survived Book Group (Palmer)
For ages 8-12. Wednesday, December 7 at 4:00pm. Discusses books from Lauren Tarshis’s I Survived historical fiction series.
Children discuss the story and participate in related STEM activities.
December's book: I Survived the Bombing Pearl Harbor, 1941
Contact Katie at to register.

Emoji Paint Workshop (Palmer)
For ages 10-14. Saturday, December 10 at 1:00pm.
Follow the guided instructions to make your own piece of emoji art. No talent required!
Contact Katie at to RSVP.

Homeschool Happening (Palmer)
For ages 5-12. Wednesday, December 21 at 2:00pm.
Homeschool families are invited to connect, socialize, and learn while we experiment with some holiday- themed STEM activities!
Registration is required as supplies are limited. Contact Katie at to RSVP.

STEM Day (Palmer)
For ages 5-12. Wednesday, December 28, All day.
Beat the boredom during winter break and visit the Palmer Branch for hands-on STEM activities.
Stations with different STEM projects and activities will be set up throughout the library. Try as many as you want!
Programs for Teens & Tweens
Teen Writers Workshop (Palmer)
For ages 13-18. Saturday, December 3 at 1:00pm
The Teen Writers Workshop is an informal, teen-led group that helps teen writers understand how to write creatively and gives them an opportunity to share their writing with peers.
To join or for more info, email Jamie at

Bad Art Night: Ugly Sweater Art (Palmer)
Ages 12 and older. Wednesday, December 14 at 5:00pm. Create the tackiest, ugliest sweater design you can. Tackiest creation wins a prize!
Email Katie at to RSVP.

Pop It Candy (Palmer)
Ages 12 and older. Thursday, December 29 at 3:00pm.
Make your own candy bars using Pop It toys and yummy ingredients.
Contact Katie at to RSVP.
Programs for Adults
BookTok Book Talk (Palmer)
Wednesday, January 11 at 6:00pm
Talk about the most popular books and authors blowing up on TikTok!

January's book is Ugly Love by Colleen Hoover.
Contact to register.