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Pop Art at the Library

Kids got inspired by pop art during a special program at the library earlier this summer. They made silhouette collages and created animals out of old newspaper. If your child likes creating art, they should check out Studio MPL. Every … Continue reading

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Arting as an adult at the library

The adults got a chance to be crafty this time. It’s usually the kids who  paint like Jackson Pollock and teens who get to experiment with folk art. But this time, the grownups turned papers into flowers, cranes and even amphibians during … Continue reading

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Collaborative Art during Musical Monday

We played Musical Art on Monday. It’s like Musical Chairs but no one gets eliminated. Instead, kids go around the table working on different art projects.When the music stops, you switch to the next piece of art. Kids took turns, … Continue reading

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Decorating nature with painted rocks

Children can add a little more loveliness to nature from noon to 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 19, at our Headlands Branch. Our friend Bonnie Rice (also known as the Litter Lady) will help kids paint nature scenes onto rocks. When … Continue reading

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Drawing sunsets with Studio MPL

Want a fun color exercise? Draw a sunset. You can fit an entire box of crayons in one lovely dusk. Studio MPL, our art club for kids, used charcoal to draw sunsets during their last meeting. Charcoals are perfect for … Continue reading

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