Adult Craft

8/8/17

WORD OF THE WEEK  Enchiridion: a small book meant to be carried around as a study guide or reference, often focused on philosophy, theology, law, poetry, or music

 

SOCIAL HOUR  Join us for Social Hour this Wednesday the 9th at 2 PM.  We’ll have coffee and treats; you provide the conversation.

 

FIDGET SPINNERS  Children ages 9 and up can learn to make their own fidget spinners this Thursday the 10th at 11 AM.  Registration is required for this program, as we have a limited amount of supplies.  Call the library or ask at the front desk to sign up.

 

ADULT CRAFT  Come in at 2 PM on Thursday the 10th to make an easy sunny summer centerpiece.

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10/6/15

NEW DISPLAY  This month, we’re featuring pictures from the Standard Shade Roller plant, which operated in Ogdensburg under the Joanna-Western Mills and Crown Home Furnishing Companies.  The photos feature production lines, parties and employees.  Why not stop in to see if you recognize anyone?  You may even spot yourself.

 

MOVIE NIGHT  Why not “wrap up” your day with a spooky movie at the library?  Come in October 15th at 5:30 PM for popcorn and a villain who’s coming unraveled.

 

COMPUTER HELP  Need help with your eReader, the Internet, or Microsoft Office?  We hold drop-in computer instruction sessions four times a month.  Come by tonight (October 6th) from 6 – 7.  Call ahead for an appointment or just bring your questions.

 

STAR WARS  Celebrate Star Wars Reads Day with us this Saturday, October 10th.  We’ll have crafts, games, and – of course – books.  Prepare for the new movie, learn the ways of the Force, defeat bad guys, and win a prize.  Activities begin at 2 PM.

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9/29/15

STAR WARS  Celebrate Star Wars Reads Day with us on Saturday, October 10th.  We’ll have crafts, games, and – of course – books.  Prepare for the new movie, learn the ways of the Force, and defeat bad guys.  Activities begin at 2 PM, but you can start reading any time.

 

CONSTRUCTION  Thank you to the City for removing and repaving our handicapped parking space.  The new surface should last for years to come and provide better access to the new lift when it is installed.

 

COMPUTER HELP  Need help with your eReader, the Internet, or Microsoft Office?  We hold drop-in computer instruction sessions four times a month.  Come by this Saturday (the 3rd) from 11 – 12 or next Tuesday (October 6th) from 6 – 7.  Call ahead for an appointment or just bring your questions.

 

SOCIAL HOUR  Our monthly gathering of coffee, treats, and conversation will be next week on Wednesday the 14th at 2 PM.  Take a break from the Fall weather to warm your body and your mind.

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9/22/15

POKEMON HUNT  Come catch ‘em all – or at least pick up a few new cards for your deck.  Search the library for Pokémon cards, battle gym leaders, and throw Pokéballs starting at 1:30 this Saturday the 26th.  Defeat every challenge to earn your own trainer’s certificate.

 

ADULT CRAFT  This month we’ll be making fall-themed bookends out of burlap, thread, and paint.  If you missed yesterday’s session, we’re having another one next Monday evening (the 28th) from 6 PM – 7:30 PM.  Materials will be provided, courtesy of the Friends of the Library, but you can always bring your own “notions” from home for a truly personalized project.

 

SEED LIBRARY  If you borrowed seeds from our collection (or even if you didn’t,) now is the time to think about helping us restock.  We’re looking for viable seeds, preferably from heirloom varieties of edibles, herbs, and flowers.  Just collect the seeds from a healthy plant, label the envelope, and return.  If you’re new to the process, we have books that can show you the steps for different kinds of seeds.  All donations are appreciated and will help us keep this service going next year.

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9/15/15

MOVIE NIGHT  Movie Night returns for the Fall with a new family-friendly classic.  The lights go down at 5:30 PM this Thursday the 17th, so come early to get your popcorn!

 

TEEN CRAFT  Teens can create magnets this Saturday, September 19th, at 1:30 PM.  Make glittery globes, creepy eyes, and more.  Personalize your locker this fall and feel just a little better about going back to school.

 

ADULT CRAFT  This month we’ll be making fall-themed bookends out of burlap, thread, and paint.  By request, we’re having two sessions: one in the morning from 11 AM – 12:30 PM next Monday, September 21st, and one in the evening from 6 PM – 7:30 PM on Monday, September 28th.  Materials will be provided, but you can always bring your own “notions” from home for a truly personalized project.

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