Some of our services have different times over the holidays, including household bin collections previously scheduled for Christmas and New Year's Day. See all affected services.

Get your Christmas inspiration from the library! We have some of the best cook books for your family feast. Master Christmas classics with Maggie's Christmas by the beloved Maggie Beer or try out new recipes with Chefs host Christmas too.

It's time to start your Christmas crafting so decorate with Scandi Christmas, create special gifts with Homemade Christmas or go eco-friendly with Supercraft Christmas

Then on to relaxing with a good Christmas mystery from P. D. James or a selection of Christmas stories in the The Faber book of Christmas

We also have many great Christmas books for children that you can either reserve online or come and visit us and see our Christmas picture book displays. 

Christmas craft

  1. Scandi Christmas by Christiane Bellstedt Myers
  2. Glitterville's handmade Christmas by Stephen Brown
  3. Paper Christmas by Emily Dawe
  4. Kids make Christmas by Pia Deges
  5. My first Christmas craft book ed. Katie Hardwicke
  6. Sew your own felt advent calendar by Sachiyo Ishii
  7. Supercraft Christmas by Sophie Pester
  8. Home made Christmas by Yvette van Boven

Christmas cooking

  1. The joy of Christmas
  2. Maggie's Christmas by Maggie Beer
  3. The Christmas table ed. Pamela Clark
  4. Gizzi's season's eatings by Gizzi Erskine
  5. Cute Christmas cookies by Hannah Miles
  6. New York Christmas by Lisa Nieschlag and Lars Wentrup
  7. Do-ahead Christmas by James Ramsden
  8. Chefs host Christmas too by Darren Purchese

Christmas stories

  1. A Vintage Christmas  
  2. Murder on Christmas Eve ed. Cecily Gayford
  3. The mistletoe murder and other stories by P.D. James
  4. Christmas pudding by Nancy Mitford
  5. The Faber book of Christmas ed. Simon Rae
  6. A Maigret Christmas by Georges Simenon
  7. Christmas days by Jeanette Winterson
  8. A Tudor Christmas by Alison Weir and Siobhan Clarke
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