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Columbia Digest

Central Library

The following events will be held at the Central Library, 10375 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia. 410-313-7860.

Family movies Enjoy a screening of "Polar Express" (G) at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 29. Free popcorn and drinks. No registration is required.

Noon Year's Eve Families can ring in the new year early with stories, dancing, and a special countdown at 11:30 a.m. Thursday. Registration is required.

All Together Now Stories, songs and activities for children and adults to enjoy together at 10:15 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 26. Thirty minutes. All ages. No registration is required.

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