Christmas Tree Decoration

4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16

It’s as if these Christmas trees are supported by Christmas MAGIC! We will weave our own little magic when we create these elegant holiday decorations!

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BYOB Girls Night Out: Paint-Your-Own Santa

7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15

What a perfect way to bond with your BFF and create a gorgeous Christmas keepsake! Santa and his tree come unpainted and are just waiting for your creative touch. These are good-size pieces, measuring 8 inches high. Blue Baboon Books will provide all the crafting supplies. You bring your creative spirit, your girlfriends, and a bottle of wine for yourself (or to share). Spots are extremely limited in this class, so please purchase a reservation in advance.

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Cookie Decorating with Santa

11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 23

It’s going to be sugar, sugar, sugar, and more SUGAR! We’ll be getting some heavenly sugar cookies from J.Rae’s Bakery and decorating them with frosting, sprinkles, and sparkles! Plus, Santa will be returning to Blue Baboon Books! He’s agreed to take a few hours from his very busy schedule to visit with all our little cookie designers and make sure his list is updated! The cost for this craft is $3.99 per cookie, and all supplies will be provided.

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Jingle Bell Beaded Necklace

4 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 20

Jingle all the way! Kids will love creating these Christmas necklaces to wear with all their holiday fashions. This is a fun, festive way to get the kids out of the house during the holiday break from school.
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Tiny Hands: Penguin Thermometer Magnet

Check the chilly temps outside or inside with this foam penguin! We’ll be keeping warm with this fun peel-and-stick craft for little ones.

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Snugly Plush Gingerbread People

2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9

These gingerbread men and women may not be tasty, but they sure are cuddly! Add this holiday craft to kids’ art projects to create your own cookie that’s a total cutie. Crafters will practice lacing skills, which helps to improve coordination and focus. This finished craft makes for a sweet stuffed friend that can inspire hours of fun during the holidays!
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Blue Baboon Books is now offering in-school book fairs!

You asked for it, you got it! Blue Baboon Books will now be offering traditional in-school book fairs! We still have the same great perks:

  • No set-up for you.
  • No volunteer coordination.
  • No sales minimums.
  • Earn up to 43% of your sales in brand-new books!

Blue Baboon Books will set up in your library or other high-traffic location. And of course, we handle everything: setup, sales, teardown, and bookkeeping. We also provide our own tables, bookshelves, and supplies.

In-school book fairs will be available beginning in December 2017. And we will continue to offer our mobile bookstore as an option for schools as well.

To schedule either an in-school book fair or mobile bookstore event, contact Sara Ornelas at (316) 721-5477 or monkeyaround@bluebaboonbooks.com.

Best Birthday EVER at Blue Baboon Books!

Book lovers of all ages can celebrate their special day with a literary-themed birthday party with Blue Baboon Books.

Blue Baboon Books birthday parties include a party hostess, themed decor, gourmet cupcakes, a beverage, a reading from a book of the birthday boy or girl’s choosing, an appropriately themed game or activity, and a gift opening celebration. Additionally, all guests will receive 10% off all their purchases during and immediately following the party.

Additionally, the birthday child (or child-at-heart) can create a Blue Baboon Books gift registry, and guests will be able to purchase books, toys, and gifts from that registry.

Here are some suggested themes:

  • “Rosie Revere, Engineer” and/or “Iggy Peck, Architect”
  • Animal or jungle themes
  • “Harold and the Purple Crayon”
  • Elmer the Elephant
  • Pout-Pout Fish
  • Tea Party

Birthday parties start at $150 for up to 10 children.

To schedule a Blue Baboon Books birthday party, contact us at monkeyaround@bluebaboonbooks.com or (316) 721-5477.

Baby Showers

 Are you planning a baby shower soon? Bring the mama-to-be to Blue Baboon Books for her big day! Blue Baboon Books baby showers are cozy, intimate, and bursting with fun for everyone! Baby shower packages start at $199 for up to 15 people and include everything you need to make this a magical day for mom: Themed decorations Sweet treats

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Blue Baboon Books on Board with Baby Showers

 Are you planning a baby shower soon? Bring the mama-to-be to Blue Baboon Books for her big day! Blue Baboon Books baby showers are cozy, intimate, and bursting with fun for everyone!

Baby shower packages start at $199 for up to 15 people and include everything you need to make this a magical day for mom:

  • Themed decorations
  • Sweet treats from J. Rae’s Bakery.
  • Beverages
  • 10% off for all guests who purchase books or toys off the baby’s registry.
  • Each guest will also be able to create a unique keepsake for the new baby, such as a onesie or bib.
  • Baby shower games and activities.
  • Mama will also be leaving with a diaper bouquet or diaper cake created by Blue Baboon Books.

To schedule your baby shower, call (316) 721-5477 or email monkeyaround@bluebaboonbooks.com.

   

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