December: Pictures & Presents

Free Fun on Fridays!

Fun Friday Events

Every Friday evening, the Library features a fun and free event for families that are appropriate for all ages and generations. Check out the December events on the Friday Night Fun page.

Computer Science Week

Dec. 12-16, at 5:00pm in the TECH Lab

It's time for the TECH Lab's annual Computer Science week! Come to the lab each day during the week for a different workshop to learn awesome computer coding skills, or about other topics related to computer science. Each workshop will start at 5 pm in the lab, except the Saturday Mathematica program which will begin at 1 pm. We ask that you register in advance, so call 657-8290 to sign-up today!

The Giving Tree
 A Season of Sharing - No Wrapping Required!
Giving Tree

Our beautiful Giving Tree, generously donated by Gainan's, is located on the first floor of the Library. It is ready for your donations for Socks for Seniors, and Hats, Mittens & Gloves for those in need. Visit the Library today and remember to drop off new, unwrapped items in the bins under the tree. We are collecting the following items.

  • Socks for Seniors – New pairs of socks for area seniors - Collecting until Dec. 15
  • Mittens, hats, scarves - New items for children and teens distributed through Family Services - Collecting until Dec. 30

Catch your pet with a Holiday Book! Through December 18th Kitten with book

It’s that time of year again! Our “Catch your pet with a book” photo challenge is back! This year we want to see your pets with their favorite holiday books! All you need to do to participate is share a photo of your pet with a book on our Facebook page using #billingslibrarypets. Start sharing your pictures on November 17th! 

We will share your photos on the library’s Facebook, Instagram and Twitter accounts starting December 1st and post daily until December 18th. Once the official challenge has ended we will showcase some of our top picks on Channel 7 during the library show!