Christmas Around the World event for ages 11 and younger will be held at 2 p.m. Dec. 20 at the Goldsboro Library. They will learn about winter holidays around the world, what winter is like south of the equator and how to celebrate with books. Free. Register by calling 919-735-1824.

Kids ornament art class with storytelling will take place from 10 a.m. to noon Dec. 20 at the Arts Council of Wayne County. An artist will teach the children how to create their own original ornament for the Christmas tree. Register by calling 919-736-3300.

Kids Christmas cookie class will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Dec. 21 at the Arts Council of Wayne County. Children will learn how to decorate holiday cookies. Register by calling 919-736-3300.

Community drum circle will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Dec. 28 at the Arts Council of Wayne County. Percussion expert Joel Burks will teach simple rhythms. Drums will be provided, but participants are welcome to take their own percussion instruments. Family friendly. Free. Information: 919-736-3300.

Teen Game Night for ages 13 through 18 will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. Jan. 3 at Steele Memorial Library in Mount Olive. They can show off their gaming skills. Free. Register by calling 919-299-8105.

Relief printing for those in grades six through 12 will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Jan. 5 at the Goldsboro Library. They will create a masterpiece by carving out a design on linoleum and then printing it on paper with ink. Snacks will be provided. Free. Register by calling 919-735-1284.

Children’s movie matinee will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Jan. 10 at the Goldsboro Library. It will kick off the new year. Free. Register by calling 919-735-1824.

CrafTEENS event for ages 13 through 18 will take place at Steele Memorial Library from 5 to 6 p.m. Jan. 10 They will create something fun. Free. Register by calling 919-299-8105.

S.A.S.I.E. Club for ages 8 through 12 will take place from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Jan. 14 at the Fremont Library. The group is Serious About Science and Internet Exploration. Participants will make robotic creations and discover safe and fun ways to explore the Internet. Free. Register by calling 919-705-1893.

Play day for ages birth through 5 will be held from 11 a.m. to noon Jan. 15 at Steele Memorial Library in Mount Olive. It will be a morning of unstructured, creative play. Free. Information: 919-739-299-8105.