Stories, crafts and a holiday theme highlight December kids’ events

Family readsThe Purcell Public Library is wrapping up 2017 with more chances for families with children to enjoy the variety of programs and story times offered by the library.

The schedule of activities in December features:

Preschool and Toddler Story Time, at 10:30 a.m. Dec. 5, Dec. 12 and Dec. 19, featuring stories, songs and more activities for preschool-age children.

Holiday Crafts, at 3:15 p.m. Dec. 5, Dec. 12 and Dec. 19, is an afterschool activity for school-age children to make a variety of decorations and gifts for the holidays.

And during the break from school, children are invited to a Holiday Break STEAM program, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 27, with experiments with Makey Makeys, littleBits kits and more.