Winter 2020 Newsletter

December 2019, January, February 2020 McKinley Memorial Library th AnnualMcKinley Christmas Saturday, December 14, 12—4 p.m. A trolley will shuttle guests between the McKinley Birthplace Home, the McKinley Birthplace Museum, and the Ward-Thomas House for entertainment, tours, and holiday cheer! Each location will be collecting boxes of cereal for Niles Community Services. Be sure to get a passport at your first stop. Visit all three locations to get your passport stamped. Donate one box of cereal at any of the locations to get a stamp to complete your passport. Completed passports will be entered into a drawing to win a Christmas Basket with items from each location. The McKinley Birthplace Home will provide refreshments, self-guided tours, children’s crafts, a scavenger hunt, musical entertainment from 12—2 p.m. and visits with Santa from 2—4 p.m. Gingerbread House Decorating Contest Showcase your creativity and holiday spirit. Drop off entries Nov. 25—Dec. 7 Entries on display Nov. 25—Jan. 2 Entry forms with rules and prize information available at the reference desk and at The Library will be collecting boxes of cereal from December 2—14 for Niles Community Services. Ornaments for sale The Friends of the Library have ornaments available for purchase at the Library and the McKinley Birthplace Home, $15 each. Proceeds benefit library programming. 7