The Blue Springs North Branch of Mid-Continent Public Library is offering the following activities for the month of December. The library is located at 850 N.W. Hunter Drive. All activities are free, but registration is required, call 816-224-8772.

Family Fun at the Movies: For ages 5 and older, 6 p.m. Dec. 5. Don’t miss out on some family fun. Join us for a movie and a snack!

Make an Applique Tea Towel: For adults, 7 p.m. Dec. 7. Learn to make tea towels decorated with colorful fabric appliques. Pick up a supply list at the branch or purchase a kit from the instructor for $10.

Storytime with Santa and Mrs. Claus: For all ages, 10 a.m. Dec. 7. Santa and Mrs. Claus are making a special trip from the North Pole to read a holiday story at the Library. After the story, sit on Santa’s lap to tell him what you want for Christmas. Don’t forget your cameras.

Science City – Robotic Rebellion: For teens, 2 p.m. Dec. 9. Come to the engineering side and meet the robots. Join Science City educators as they shine a light (saber) on the mechanics of robotics in this Star Wars-inspired program.

Create with Lego Bricks – Rebel Fighters: For ages 6 and older, 7 p.m. Dec. 11. Programs are built around special model plans designed by engineers and architects, with exciting themes such as space, construction, and amusement parks.

Teens at the Library: 6:30 p.m. Dec. 12. It’s your time to hang at the Library. Discover what we’ve planned just for you.

Simple Strings Dulcimers Christmas Concert: For all ages, 7 p.m. Dec. 14. Enjoy Christmas classics played by members of the Simple Strings Dulcimers, and learn the history of the songs and instruments they play.

The Dickens Carolers: For all ages, 2 p.m. Dec. 16. Get into the Christmas spirit with a performance by these festive singers dressed in beautiful Victorian attire.

Teen Anime: 6:30 p.m. Dec. 26. Join fellow fanatics for fun!

– Jillayne Ritchie