East Regional Library 2019 Programs, New Schedule for 2020

Interior of East Regional Library, Knightdale NC, in November 2017. Photo: Kay Whatley
Interior of East Regional Library, Knightdale NC, in November 2017. Photo: Kay Whatley

Check out these December programs planned at East Regional Library (ERL) in Knightdale, North Carolina.

Unless otherwise noted, events listed take place at the library, 946 Steeple Square Court, Knightdale, NC.

Library information is online at www.wakegov.com/libraries/locations/erl.

East Regional Library is part of the Wake County Public Libraries system. For events at other Wake County libraries, visit www.wakegov.com/libraries/events.

New Youth Services Schedule Starting January 2020

Youth Programs Schedule Preview:

Baby Storytimes: Mon & Thu @ 11:30 am

Toddler Storytimes: Mon & Thu @ 9:30/10:30 am

Tue @ 10:30 am, Fri @ 9:30 am

Preschool Storytimes: Wed @ 9:30/10:30 am

Tue @ 9:30 am, Fri @ 10:30 am

Family Storytime: Saturdays @ 9:30 am

K-2 Adventures: Mondays @4:30 pm

3-5 Adventures: Thursdays @4:30 pm

Teens @ the Library: Tuesdays @ 4:30 pm

Family Pajama Storytime: Thursdays @ 7:00 pm


December Schedule for School-Aged Kids

Cookie Houses

Thursday, December 5, 2019 @ 4pm and 5pm

Friday Dec 6, 2019 @ 2:30-3:30pm and 3:30-4:30pm

Sunday, Dec 8, 2019 @1:30-2:30pm and 2:30-4pm

School age children are invited to create a holiday cookie house using graham crackers, icing and treats.

Family Super Special: Cookie Creations!

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 @ 6pm

Preschoolers and their families are invited to come to the library for a Cookie Creations celebration! Join us for books, crafts, and festive cookie decorating!

Books with Brian featuring See Spot Read

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 @ 6:30-7:30pm

Children in grades K-5 and their families are invited to join us for literacy activities. Come practice your reading skills with the certified therapy dogs of the local Meetup group See Spot Read.  Readers of all levels welcome. No registration required. Moving to Mondays @ 5:30 pm starting in January 2020.


December Movies @ the Library

Join the fun with free family movies at the Library.

Feature Presentation: The Grinch

Saturday, December 14, 2019 @ 2pm

Its Christmastime in Whoville!  A grumpy Grinch is fed up with the village of Whoville and hatches a scheme to steal Christmas, but will it work?  When the Whos’ decide to make Christmas bigger and brighter, the disgruntled Grinch realizes there is one way to gain peace and quiet. Rated PG Run time 1 hour 32 mins.

Feature Presentation: Small Foot

Sunday, December 21, 2019 @ 2pm

A bright young Yeti finds something he thought didn’t exist – a human. News of this Smallfoot throws the simple Yeti community into an uproar over what else might be out there in the big world beyond their snowy village, in an all new story about friendship, courage and the joy of discovery. Rated PG Run time 1 hour and 49 mins.

Feature Presentation:  Angry Birds 2

Saturday, December 29, 2019 @ 2pm

When a new threat emerges that  puts both Bird and Pig Island in danger, Red, Chuck, Bomb, and Mighty Eagle recruit Chuck’s sister, Silver, and team up with the pigs to forge an unsteady truce. They form an unlikely superteam to save their homes. Rated PG  Run time 1 hour and 40 mins.

Discover Your World Family Movies @ the Library:  Secret Life of Pets 2

Sunday, December 15th @ 2:00 pm

The adventure continues for Max and his friends: and their secret lives after their owners leave them for work or school each day. In this new film, Max faces some major changes after his owner Katie gets married and now has a child. Join us for a craft and find out what Max and his friends are up to when the family sets out on a family trip to the countryside!  Rated PG  Run time 1 hour 26 min.


 Coming in January

Teen Leadership Corps (TLC) Orientation

Friday, January 3, 2020 @ 4:30pm OR Tuesday, January 7, 2020 @ 6pm

Join a group of committed teens who meet regularly with the teen librarian to work on leadership and service projects for the library and the community.


Source: East Regional Library

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