Looking to add a little ho-ho-ho to the holidays. We have some great resources to get you in the festive spirit and keep you entertained well into the new year!
1. Stream Holiday Classics
Easily access popular holiday movies through Kanopy, such as A Christmas Past, Christmas Lights, A Big Lego Christmas, The Christmas Toy, Black Christmas and The Nutcracker Ballet. We also have Kanopy Kids so the whole family can enjoy a night of age-appropriate flicks. While you can watch on a computer, tablet or mobile device, both services also have Apple TV apps.
Who needs Netflix, when you’ve got a library card?
2. Make a New Dish
Take a trip around the world through food this holiday season. Take your taste buds to Puerto Rico and try making Arroz con Gandules or to the Philippines and enjoy Bibingka (Filipino rice cake). You can also make other holiday staples like Bûche de Noël (Yule Log), Christmas Trifle or Latkes (Potato Pancakes). Take a culinary journey with AtoZ World Food!, opens a new window
3. Get Cozy with some Crafts
Keep your creative juices flowing with Creativebug this holiday season! There are a lot of holiday fun that you can unlock with Creativebug such as making winter wreaths, holiday art journaling, mini holiday hat garland and completing the 25 days of gift wrap challenge.
4. Listen to some Festive Music
Stream more than 125,000 albums or 1.9 million tracks with Naxos Music Library. They also have a wide variety of classics such as O Holy Night, Christmas!, Christmas Carols, My First Christmas Album and Christmas Around the World.
Looking for some more classical music scores? Music Online: Classical Scores Library can help. You can stream Messiah, Marche Des Trois Rois Mages, Psallite (Vieux Noël) and Cantate pour le temps de Noël. We also have a variety of tracks you can stream through Music Online: Listening including Verve, Unmixed. Christmas, Jewish holiday songs for children by Rachel Buchman, Christmas at the Movies, Twelve Days of Christmas and Charlie Brown's Holiday Hits.
Looking for more holiday content? We have lists, events and resources to keep the festive fun going.