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December Programs

Biking to Alaska Travelogue
Tuesday, December 4th at 6:30 pm

Joel Zimmerman will be here to recount his 2,700 mile, two month summer biking adventure. Zimmerman, of McCall, rode from Missoula, Montana to the remote Denali National Park in Alaska. Joel took this trip along with 15 strangers and an itinerary that would see them travel about 60 miles each day. 


Hour of Code
December 5th from 3:30-4:30 pm

An online program that introduces kids to computer science and programming. The Hour of Code is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. We will show you how to get started using some simple self-guided activities featuring Minecraft, Moana, Star Wars, and Frozen. Ages 6-106. Learn at your own pace.


Hiking the ICT Travelogue
Wednesday, December 12th at 6:30 pm

Join Dan Noakes, the 33-year-old McCall man who completed the 900 mile Idaho Centennial Trail, as he recounts his 52 day journey through the harsh Idaho wilderness. You won’t want to miss this travelogue!   

International Cocoa Day
Thursday, December 13th All Day

Come in for a free Hot Chocolate!


Get Artsy (old fashioned xmas craft)
Friday, December 14th from  3:30-4:30

Join us after school to make Mr. Casey’s favorite holiday inspired craft: Peanut People!

Santa Storytime
Thursday, December 20th from 10:30 – 11:00

The big man in the red suit known as Santa will be joining us for a special holiday storytime this week!

Tax Credits Available for Library Donations!

Did you know a contribution to your library pays you back with an Idaho State Tax Credit? That is in addition to the federal and Idaho tax deductions for charitable contributions. Now that’s a smart investment! Click here for more info or consult your tax advisor.

McCall Locals' Best-Loved Runner-Up Novels  

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

Harry Potter Series by JK Rowling

Hunger Games series by Suzanne Collins

People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks

A Prayer for Owen Meany
 by John Irving

Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain

Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese

Diabolic by SJ Kincaid

A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

Outlander series by Diana Gabaldon