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Celebrate a Season of Stories at DCL

Jingle all the way to DCL for our annual winter holiday events each November and December. Our popular holiday series includes Forest of Stories, our classic Storybook Holiday celebration, festive singalongs, visits with Santa, and more. At DCL, the holidays are booked for you!
Forest of Stories
Coming this holiday season! | All DCL Locations
Enjoy a wonder-filled experience for the whole family! Our expanded Forest of Stories exhibit displays 150 decorated trees, all dressed up in stories—from favorite children's tales and classic literature, to crime thrillers, mysteries and more. There is something for everyone!
A Forest of Stories Open House: Start the Season!
A Forest of Stories Open House:
A festive, family-friendly happy hour in late November featuring appetizers, refreshments, activities, and holiday card photo ops. Plus, a first look at our book-themed trees for the season!
Forest of Stories is presented by Douglas County Libraries Foundation
A Storybook Holiday: The Snow Ball
Each year, during the first weekend in December, we celebrate a classic children's story at our dinner and brunch events. Guests enjoy a delicious menu, fun photo ops, festive crafts, make-and-take-gifts, and delightful holiday entertainment.
Jingle Jam Sing-Along
Jingle Jam
Our interactive, Storytime-like sing-alongs in December feature live music and are ideal for families with children ages 2-5.
Melodies & Memories
Our evening events in December feature delightful holiday music for the whole family to enjoy, plus refreshments and photo opportunities among our Forest of Stories.
A Visit with Santa
Always popular, these special early-December events include classic holiday stories, activities, snacks, and a visit with Santa.