Story times: The Boise Public Library, Ada Community Libraries, and the Meridian Library District offer many story programs for children of all ages. Go to their websites, www.boisepubliclibrary.org, www.adalib.org, or www.mld.org, and click on the calendar to check out the classes.
The Cookbook Club: Monday, Dec. 21, 6:30 p.m., Meridian Library, 1326 W. Cherry Lane, 888-4451
Inspirational Book Club: Tuesday, Dec. 22, 1 p.m., Meridian Library, Cherry Lane
Library closures: All libraries will be closed Friday, Dec. 25. Meridian libraries are closed Thursday, Dec. 24; Boise and Caldwell libraries close at 1 p.m. Thursday; the Garden City and Nampa libraries will close at 2 p.m. Thursday; Ada Community Libraries will close at 3 p..m. Thursday and remain closed through Saturday, Dec. 26.