The West Lafayette Library welcomes participants to "Build a Better World: Christmas in July" from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 27 at the library.

Discover the art of paying it forward with this book talk/ craft program featuring the book, "Christmas Jars" by Jason Wright. Have your heart warmed with a reading from the book by Branch Manager Andrea Smith and then create your own Christmas Jars to fill for someone special in your life.

The program is funded by Friends of the Library and all supplies are provided.

Registration is a must. Call the Library, 740-545- 6672, to register.