By Morgan Bryce

Opelika’s Lewis Cooper Jr. Memorial Library is the site of the third-annual “Fa-La-La Festival” for children on Dec. 21 from 10 a.m. to noon.
Various hands-on activities scheduled to take place during the event include cookie decorating, reindeer games and “Fancy Nancy’s Holiday Hairdo Hullabaloo.”
“We are very excited to again offer the Fa-La-La Festival. Opelika knows how to celebrate Christmas, and we are proud to be one of 15 events in Opelika to keep you in the Christmas Spirit all season long,” said Library Director Rosanna McGinnis.
Admission is free and no registration is required. All activities will take place indoors so it is a rain-or-shine event.
For more information, call 334-705-5380, like and follow the library’s social media pages or visit The library is located at 200 S. 6th St. in Opelika.
Also happening this year at the library
• Dec. 23 from 10 a.m. utnil Closing – Christmas Movie Marathon
They will be showing Christmas movies starting at 10 a.m. with a new movie beginning every two hours. Movie lovers are welcome to stay for one movie or for all the movies. Free popcorn will be available and attendees are welcome to wear their pajamas or dress comfortably.
Movie Schedule
• 10 a.m. – “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” (30 min.)
• 11 a.m. “Charlie Brown Christmas” (47 min.)
• Noon – “A Muppet Christmas Carol” (1hr. 29 min.)
• 2 p.m. – “Elf” (1 hr. 37 min.)
•4 p.m – “Home Alone” (1hr. 43 min.)
• 6 p.m – “The Santa Clause” (1hr. 47 min.)
There is no charge for any library event and we hope the community can join us for one or all of the fun things we have to do this year!