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Teens get crafty with old books

What do you do with an old book? You could recycle or donate it. Or you could transform it into art. Teens got creative with old books during our crafternoon earlier this month. They upcycled stray pages into origami roses and … Continue reading

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Having ‘sew’ much fun during National Craft Month

Kids learned how to sew during a cool and crafty program earlier this month at the library. In a single afternoon, they learned how to thread a needle, follow a pattern and sew some basic stitches. They also sewed their own videogame-controller and … Continue reading

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Making art from old books

As a library, we’re not in the habit of destroying books, but we’ll make an exception for art’s sake. Teens can upcycle old books during a crafty program at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 22, at our Main Branch. They … Continue reading

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Kids, get ready to have ‘sew’ much fun

March is National Craft Month so it’s time to get crafty! Kids—ages eight to 12—can learn how to sew a pillow that they can take home during a special program at 4 p.m. on Thursday, March 8, at our Main Branch. … Continue reading

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Get crafty by making plastic bag yarn

Are your kitchen pantries overflowing with plastic, grocery-store bags? Transform your clutter into something clever by making plastic bag yarn. You can learn how during a crafty program at 6 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 15, at our Lake Branch. The program is free … Continue reading

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