Category: Programs

Exploring the Makerspace with Rich Reynolds

Exploring the Makerspace with Rich Reynolds

Learn about raspberry pis, soldering, electronics, coding and 3D printing. Participants should plan to attend all four sessions. Monday sessions will be July 23rd and 30th and August 6th and 13th. For grades 6-9.

Creative Writing Summer Camp 2018

A peer group for young people who love to write! Led by author and educator, Aimee Pokwatka. For youth entering grades 6 through 9. Thursdays July 12, 19, 26, and August 2 & 9. Grades 6-7 meet from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Grades 8-9 meet from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Space is limited to 10 students in...

Seniors’ Ice Cream Social

Tuesday, August 21st from 2:30 to 4:00 on the patio. Celebrate National Senior Citizens Day with delicious ice cream from Ferris Acres Creamery, courtesy of the library. If it rains, we’ll be inside the Meeting Room. But it won’t rain!

Summer Needle Felting with Katie

Monday, August 20th at 4:30 in the Meeting Room. Join us for this popular, relaxing class, where you will learn to make a small decoration or animal using a burred needle and colored wool roving. The class is free, with no materials fee. No small children, please. Please register.

Stupendous Prodigies: Mozart and Mendelssohn

Thursday, September 13th at 7:00 in the Meeting Room.While the name Mozart is synonymous with the word prodigy, Mendelssohn is often ignored in the conversation; but he was no less extraordinary, and composed masterpieces when he was much younger than Mozart. Jeffrey Engel will compare the two youngsters and let you decide who was the...

East Meets West: From Japonisme to Impressionism

  Wednesday, September 26th at 6:30 in the Meeting Room. ArtScapades will look at two of Japan’s master printmakers, Hokusai and Hiroshige, and will then move on to discuss their influence on well known names of the Impressionist movement including Claude Monet, Edgar Degas, Mary Cassatt, William Merritt Chase and Childe Hassam. Wine and cheese...

Sew a Chef’s Apron

Wednesday, August 22nd from 5:30 to 7:30. For the grilling king in the family or for the indoor baker! Jeannine has picked out a versatile heavy striped cotton (see image). The apron has a pocket and twill tape neck and waist ties. Please register.

Tie-Dye for Teens

Wednesday, August 8 – 2:00 – 2:45 p.m. Join us outside in front of the library for some tie-dye crafting! Please bring one or two white t-shirts to dye and we’ll provide the rest. Rain date is Friday, August 10th at 2:00 p.m. For grades 6-12. Please register.