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Local libraries announce upcoming events

Local libraries announce upcoming events

Santa and Mrs. Claus aren’t the only ones you’ll see making special stops at the Lafourche Parish Public Library this holiday season.

The educators with Animal Tales are returning to the library’s three main branches for a holiday safari that will feature up-close encounters with surprise animals this December.

Learn more about these exotic animals and enjoy interacting in the show, if you like.

Animal Tales will visit Lockport Branch Library at 1 p.m. on December 27; and the South Lafourche Branch Library at 4 p.m. on December 27.

These programs are free and open to the public.

Santa Claus, Mrs. Claus coming to town

Santa and Mrs. Claus will make their annual appearances at several branches of the Lafourche Parish Public Library. Children can pass along their wish lists to Santa, and families can take photos with Santa or Mrs. Claus at the library. Bring your camera for photos.

These programs are also free and open to the public.

Golden Meadow Branch Library

Santa and Mrs. Claus will visit the Golden Meadow Branch Library. Mrs. Claus will visit the library at 4 p.m. on December 7, and Santa will make a stop beginning at 4:30 p.m. on December 13.

Lockport Branch Library

Mrs. Claus will lead children in a special holiday-themed story hour at 10:30 a.m. on December 8 at the Lockport Branch Library.

South Lafourche Branch Library

Tell Santa what you’d like for Christmas when he visits the South Lafourche Branch Library in Cut Off from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. on December 14. The library will provide a free photo with Santa at a later date.

Raceland Branch Library

The Raceland Branch Library will host its annual Christmas Caroling and Christmas Celebration beginning at 3 p.m. on December 20. Enjoy carol singing and take photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus.

Gheens Branch Library

Children of all ages can take photos with Mrs. Claus, who will read stories to them, when she visits the Gheens Branch Library at 4:30 p.m. on December 20.

Larose Branch Library

Mrs. Claus will visit the Larose Branch Library at 11:30 a.m. on December 22 during a special holiday-themed story hour.

There are many other holiday-themed events to enjoy at your local library branches.

For more information, visit the library’s online calendar at www.lafourche.org or stop by your local branch.

Katina Gaudet is the librarian at the South Lafourche Branch Library. She can be reached at 632-7140 or kgaudet@lafourche.org.