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Holiday Candle Centerpiece Workshop Join DPL and Bloom Flower Farm for a night of crafting as you learn how to make a beautiful candle centerpiece for the winter holidays. December 14 at 7PM at Convergence CiderWorks. Space is limited, register in advance at
Join us in the Children's Section for stories and songs Wednesday mornings at 10am! December 6, 13, 20, 27
Decorah Public Library and ArtHaus are continuing the Coffee and Creativity program series designed to help build community while being creative. Participants can make simple craft projects while chatting over coffee from 10-11:30 AM on the first and third Tuesdays of the month. The sessions will be led by ArtHaus instructors. Everyone is welcome to come make something, regardless of previous experience or artistic ability. On December 5, the activity is watercolor gift tags to use during the holiday season. On December 19, we’ll be making gnome ornaments out of yarn and a button. This program is free to the public and all materials are provided.
Monday, December 18th 10am in the Public Meeting Room (Downstairs at the library) Ages Newborn-24 months with an adult caregiver. Get your dance on at the library!  We will have songs, toys, and bubbles for you and your baby to dance, play, and interact! Impact coffee will be available for caregivers to enjoy. No registration required. 
CircleSong December 7th, 21st, 28th Location: Public Meeting Room (Downstairs at the Library) Infants, toddlers, young children, and their caregivers are welcomed to Decorah Public Library for group songs and movement, shaker-toys and scarves, and more! Free to participate, all abilities welcome. No registration required.
Tuesday December 5th 4-5:00pm
10 am Thursdays December 7, 14, 21 &28 Young children and their caregivers are invited to join us for a morning of free play and socialization. Meet new friends and enjoy a coffee and the company of other adults while watching your child play with materials and books provided by the library. This is a self-directed program.  Registration is not required. 
December 1, 8 & 22 10:00-10:30 at Driftless Yoga Center Join us for a kid-friendly movement session at Driftless Yoga Center (101 W Water St.--enter through Impact Coffee). No registration required. Open to kids and adults of all ages. Children under 10 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Cancellations will be posted via Facebook by 9 am the day of the session. This event is free and open to the public.  Sponsored by Friends of the Decorah Public Library
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