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Dickens of a Holiday

Bring the entire family and join the fun with an afternoon of holiday themed programs!

Enjoy crafts, music, balloon artists, face painters, carriage rides, story times and photo opportunities.

  • 1 - 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 10, Central

Please bring an ornament that represents your family to donate to the library’s community tree. All activities are free. To learn more, call (817) 392-7745.

Schedule of Events

Individual Events

  • 1 p.m.: B Sharp Youth Chamber Strings and Percussion Ensemble (Gallery)
  • 1 p.m.: Dulcimer Players (Lower Level)
  • 2 p.m.: Chris Milyo Jazz Band (Gallery)
  • 3 p.m.: DFW Costuming Guild Presentation on Victorian Dress (Lower Level)
  • 3:15 p.m.: Chris Milyo Jazz Band (Gallery)

Ongoing Events

These events will be ongoing from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. throughout both levels of the library.

  • Balloon Artists
  • Carriage Rides - see note below
  • Community Tree
  • Crafts
  • Face Painters
  • Hot Chocolate, Cider and Candy Canes
  • Photo Booth
  • Robot Races
  • Sleigh Photos - see note below
  • Story Times

Please Note

Carriage Rides: Staff will begin passing out tickets at 1 p.m. at the front gates, on a first-come-first-served basis. Quantities are very limited and tickets cannot be picked up in advance or for others.

Sleigh Photos: These photos will be with an antique sleigh. Staff will begin passing out tickets at 1 p.m. at the Youth Center Reading Pavilion, on a first-come-first-served basis. Tickets cannot be picked up in advance or for others.

This program is co-sponsored by the Fort Worth Public Library Foundation and the Friends of the Fort Worth Public Library.

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Last updated: Dec. 2, 2016

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