Gingerbread House Contest

Join WPL for our Gingerbread House Contest and other gingerbread themed festivities this December!  

Gingerbread House Contest 

Dec. 17 | all ages | Arts & Culture Center 

Enter our Gingerbread House Contest for a chance to win a prize!  

  • Drop off your gingerbread house between 11-12:30 pm  

  • Vote for your favorites from 1-3:00 pm and enjoy a showing of the holiday classic, Elf 

  • Winners from each age group (Youth, Teen, Adult) announced at 3:00 pm after votes are tallied 

  • Pick up gingerbread entry by Dec. 18 at 5 pm 

Please note that gingerbread entries that aren’t picked up by Dec. 18 at 5 pm will be discarded. 


Gingerbread Yourself 

Dec. 1 – 31 | grades K-6 | Youth Services 

Visit our gingerbread craft table and design a paper cookie to look like you!  


Gingerbread Scavenger Hunt 

Dec. 1 – 31 | grades K-6 | Throughout Library 

We have gingerbread loose in the library! Can you find them all? Pick up and return scavenger hunt sheet by Dec. 31 to be entered into a prize drawing.  


Gingerbread Photo Backdrop 

Dec. 5-31 | all ages | Youth Services 

Take a photo in front of our gingerbread themed backdrop!


Gingerbread Storytimes 

Dec. 12-15 | age 5 & under | Early Childhood Program Room 

It's that time of year! As part of our Gingerbread Extravaganza, join us for a special gingerbread storytime. We'll read, sing, and much more. View available times  


Speed Gingerbread Contest 

Dec. 16 | Grades 6-12 | Meeting Room C 

Think you can build a gingerbread house out of crackers? Think you can do it in record time? Join us for the Speed Gingerbread Contest. Build the best gingerbread house out of crackers in the shortest time and win a prize. Register


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