Catch Me If You Can, I’m the Gingerbread Man

You can’t catch me, I’m the Gingerbread Man! 

Chase our giant gingerbread man around the West Regional library. When you find him, take a selfie or just come to the desk and tell us where you found him. Prizes will be rewarded each time “Gingy” is found. The Gingerbread Man will be in a new place every day in December.

Post your picture on Facebook or X and use #MobileGingerbreadMan and we will share it!

For more information, please call 251-340-1588 or email Ms. Coxe at

Cozy Up with a Good Book Reading Challenge

Tis the season for coziness.

Grab a blanket, your fluffy socks, and your favorite warm drink or snack! Hop into a reading nook and sink into a good book. Complete the challenge for a chance to win a handmade scarf and hat.

Get the App or use the Website to participate in challenges and log your reading

For more information about the Beanstack Challenge, please email Ms. Stewart at or give her a call at (251) 340-8561.

NYE Grab N’ Go Bag

Happy Holidays!

To help little ones ring in the New Year, the West Regional Youth department will have bags with crafts related to New Year’s Eve available December 27th starting at 9am. These bags will only be available while supplies last, so please make sure to stop by to pick up your bag from the Children’s Desk at West Regional.

For more information, please call (251)340-8571 or email West Regional Youth Services at

Tis the Season Craft Paint Party

Christmas is an Art.

Join us for a holiday ornament paint party. This free program is designed for adults and all supplies are provided.

Registration is recommended! To register or for information, please email Christina Coxe at or call (251) 340-1588.

Reindeer Storytime & Holiday fun

At Christmas play and make good cheer.

Come join us at the Moorer Branch with Prancer and Cupid as they help Santa celebrate with Holiday storytime and story related craft activities.

For more information, please email Jaime Lee at or call (251) 494-4132.

Pajama Storytime & Holiday Event

Holiday Fun at the Parkway Branch!

Bring the children or just bring the entire family because “It’s a family affair.” Our guest will enjoy Holiday stories, songs, trivia, a tasty snack and more to kick off the holiday season.

All are welcomed! However, registration is required for groups! To register or for more information, please email Gert Laffiette at or call 251-494-4196.

Holiday Family Movie Night

Share the holiday spirit with friends and family.

Join us at the Grand Bay Library for our Holiday movie night. We will be watching The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (PG|1h 40m). There will be crafts and a holiday picture opportunity. Snack of popcorn, holiday cookies, hot cocoa and drinks will be provided.

For more information, please email Ms. Dupree at or call (251) 494-2207.

The Most Elf-tastic Holiday Party

Calling all elves!

The Prep and Landing unit needs new recruits for the Kringle Academy and they want your help! Join us for the most “Elf-tastic” party where we will watch the movie Prep and Landing (PG| 22 mins, 2009) engage in elf spy training, and maybe solve a mystery or two. Best for elves ages 4-11.

Registration required due to limited space. To register, please use this link:

For more information, please call (251) 340-8571 or email West Regional Youth Services at

The Polar Express Experience

For The Polar Express Experience, bundle up in your pajamas!

Meet at our train station to be greeted by conductors, holiday games, and a photo booth. Board the Polar Express (PG: 1h 40m) for a merry caroling session and a viewing of the film. Then disembark at the North Pole and receive a souvenir ornament to make. And who knows? Perhaps you’ll meet Santa and be the one to receive the first gift of Christmas!

This event requires registration and is now full. Registration is closed.

For more information, please email Mrs. Rhodes at or 340-1521.