At 11 a.m. the Encore Carolers will perform in the lobby. Now in their 16th year as the Treasure Valley's premier Christmas vocal ensemble, the Carolers bring a joy to the season that reminds listeners of family, friends and hope.
From 12-1 p.m. Merry TubaChristmas will perform in the lobby. Up to 35 tuba and euphonium players will gather in the library lobby to play Christmas music and celebrate the season.
TubaChristmas has become an established Christmas tradition in cities throughout the world. In 2018, TubaChristmas concerts will perform in over 280 cities in the United States and several foreign countries.
At 12:30 p.m. Santa and Mrs. Claus arrive and will be seated in the Tween area until 2:30 p.m. Children will have the opportunity to meet Santa and take a photo with him and Mrs. Claus. Candy canes have been generously donated by Idaho Central Credit Union.
Refreshments and Christmas crafts for the family will be in the multipurpose room from 11:45 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Thanks to a generous donation from Albertsons and the Friends of the Nampa Public library, kids of all ages will enjoy cookies, hot chocolate, apple cider and various holiday crafts. Parking will also be free for the event in the Downtown Garage.
For additional information on this program, and other library programs, visit our event calendar at nampalibrary.org or phone 208-468-4474. The Nampa Public Library is located at 215 12th Ave S. in Nampa. All programs and events at the library are provided to the public free of charge.