December Events at Town of Pelham Library:

Author Talk: Jeremy Driesen and "Vineyard Noir," Monday December 16th, 7 to 8:30 pm

Photographer and longtime Pelhamite Jeremy Driesen will show new photographs of nightlife on Martha's Vineyard from his book "Vineyard Noir." Copies of the book will be available for purchase at the event. Adults and teens only please.


The Town of Pelham Public Library and the Pelham Jewish Center Present

"Fun Folk Tales: What is Hannukah?"

on Friday, December 13th, 10:15 to 11 am.

This program for pre-schoolers features stories, hands-on activities and songs about Jewish culture, heritage and history. Sponsored by the PJ Library, the Town of Pelham Public Library and the Pelham Jewish Center. PJ Library is a registered trademark of the Harold Grinspoon Foundation.


Calling All Adults, Crafty or Not!

Thursday, December 19, 7-8:30 pm

Come make some last-minute holiday ornaments with artist Sara Mallach. At this session of Crafty Adults we will be quilling paper to make snowflakes. No previous experience required!


Adult and Children's Book Clubs in Full Swing!

It's Not Too Late to Join a Book Club!

Our adult and children's book clubs are in full swing but welcome new members at any time! See links below, stop by the circulation desk, or call 914-738-1234.

Note: The adult After-Dark Book Club meets December 5, 7:30 pm to discuss Inheritance by Dani Shapiro. There is no meeting in December for the Second-Friday Book Club.


Wild Critters at the Library!

Thursday, December 26, 3-4 pm

Animal Embassy brings the live animal experience to the library. In this popular annual event, children get to meet, pet and hold a variety of wild friends. For ages 4 and up. First come, first served!

Why hello chinchillas, fancy meeting you here.


Winter Break Children's Activities

Monday, December 23, 5 to 7 pm: Screening of "Aladdin."

Thursday, December 26, 3 to 4 pm: Animal Embassy, Ages 4 and up.

Friday, December 27, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm: Screening of "Lion King."


Looking to Learn a New Language in 2020?

Check out the audiobooks and movies for adults and kids in Hoopla's Language Learning collections. Hoopla has materials for all ages in French, German, Spanish, Italian and more. No holds, no waiting!

Check the Library Calendar ( for these regular programs:

Homework Help for K-6

Knit Happens: At the Library

Story Time for Pre-Schoolers

Baby Story Time

Spanish Story Time

3rd Grade Book Club

2nd Grade Book Club

4th Grade Book Club

Coding @Pelham Library (Grades 1-5)

1st Grade Book Club

5th Grade Book Club

December 24 - Library Closes at 1 p.m. (Christmas Eve)

December 25 - Library Closed (Christmas Day)

December 31 -Library Closes at 1 p.m. (New Year's Eve)

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