6th Annual Season’s Readings
Celebrate the winter season with family-friendly, literary-inspired programs at your library! Enjoy a visit with Santa at your library!
Join us for a special program in partnership with Aurora Picture Show. It's a series of international short films that's geared towards the entire family. They celebrate reading and the art of creative storytelling.
Storytime Cinema at the Library
Saturday, December 10, 2016 | 2 PM
Julia Ideson Building | 550 McKinney St, Houston, TX 77002
Visit an HPL location near you for a holiday themed storytime and craft. Check with your local library for more information.
Storytime and holiday chalk stencil craft.
Storytime and twinkle start craft.
Book: Night Lights
Storytime and star jar nighlight craft
Book: House in the Night
Storytime and night drawing craft.
Holiday Crafts & Workshops
Fun crafts for kids, tweens and teens! Check with your local library for more information.
Make your own Tea Light Snowman Magnet (Kids 5-10 years)
Paper Candles (Kids 5-10 years)
Sock Snowmen (Teens)
Glow in the Dark Mason Jars (Tweens & Teens)
Colored Light Chromatography (Kids 5-10 years)
Cubelets Modular Robotics (7 and older)
Little Bits (10 and older)
Science Experiment! Ice Tray Batteries (10 and older)
Teen STEM: Paper Circuits (Teens)
Holiday Movies for all ages
Enjoy a holiday classic at your local library! Check with your local library for screening times.
- Arthur Christmas
- Frosty's Winter Wonderland
- Muppet Christmas Carol
- Polar Express
- Santa Buddies
- Santa Clause
- Santa Clause 2
Tweens & Teens
- A Christmas Story
- Batman Returns
- Home Alone
- The Huntsman: Winter War
- National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
- Nightmare Before Christmas
- Santa Clause