Do you need a study break? Do you like to sing?
Go to “Carol-OKE” on Wed., Dec. 12, starting at 4 p.m. at the Irvin L Young Memorial Library (Whitewater’s public library at 431 W Center St). Sing favorite winter songs with friends, family, and neighbors, and enjoy a “fabulous Hot Chocolate Bar!” Free and open to all. No registration.
Andersen Library can help, with CDs such as Mariah Carey’s Merry Christmas (2nd-floor Browsing CDs, HOL Car Mer) and Merry Christmas II You (2nd-floor Browsing CDs, HOL Car Merr), Bach’s Christmas Oratorio (2nd-floor Browsing CDs, HOL Bac Wei), Let’s celebrate Kwanzaa sing-along (2nd-floor Curriculum Collection CDs, CHIH Let), and A Christmas festival with Arthur Fiedler and the Boston Pops (2nd-floor Browsing CDs, Fie Chr). Or, find music to play or sing, including Béla Bartók’s Rumanian Christmas carols: Piano solo (3rd-floor Main Collection, M25 .B27 R8x), Twelve traditional carols from Herefordshire: For voice and piano (3rd-floor OVERSIZE Main Collection, M2114.5.V38 T7 1996), and The complete Jewish songbook for children!: 201 Jewish songs for holidays, everyday or just for fun! (3rd-floor Main Collection, M2194.3 .C667 2002).
Don’t forget to check out the streaming music databases: DRAM, Music Online: Jazz Music Library, and Naxos Music Library For an example of what you can find, click on the Verve Remixed Christmas album from Jazz Music Library!