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Ready for Christmas?

Are you ready for the Holiday Season? Let us give you a hand.

We’ve compiled ideas and websites for you to start off the holiday season on the right foot.

Are you planning on going all out this holiday season but are stuck for ideas? Check out our cookbooks, design magazines and so much more available at both the Rockland and Bourget branches.

You can also follow the links below to some great sites that will help you get inspired.

Recipes and décor books at the CRPL:
• Christmas Feasts and Treats by Donna Hay
• Little book of Christmas: ho, ho, ho by Joanna Gray
• Joy to the world: 24 festive treats from around the world by Martin Silke
• The Pioneer Woman Cooks: a year of holidays: 140 step-by-step recipes for simple, scrumptious celebrations by Ree Drummond

Click on Recipe Tin Eats to see great recipes

Find amazing Christmas ideas at Bon Appetit 

Christmas food ideas to bookmark for 2021 LINK

Listen to some great MUSIC while getting everything ready Top Playlist of 2022

Gift buying 2022:

What is the most popular gift to give at Christmas?
61% of people say they have a traditional holiday gift that they give every year. Here’s hoping this list will inspire you!

Most Common Christmas Gifts + Most Popular Christmas Traditions

Have you ever heard about the 5-gift rule for Christmas?

The idea is you buy:
Something they want (or don’t know they want)
Something they need
Something to share
Something to read
And something to show you care

Plan your Christmas party using these five steps for a seamless party planning experience.

Choose a date. Find a date in December to host your Christmas party
Choose a location
Choose a Christmas party theme
Choose Christmas party invitations
Set a budget for food and decorations
Prepare in advance

Plan the party:

37 Best Christmas Party Ideas to Help You Throw a Festive Bash

Plan a Memorable Christmas Party

We hope these tips and ideas will help you get ready for the big event. Happy Holidays from everyone at the Clarence-Rockland Public Library!

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