Arts & Crafting

Upcoming events

Sunday, January 24, 2021 - 2:00pm

Online

Winter is so very COZY! Hopefully you're working on a good book inside cozy and warm for the Winter Reading Program, but in the meantime, you can also cozy up with this fun craft! Make a 3D winter town with little buildings and snow!

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Tweens Kids Families Arts & Crafting

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 4:00pm

Online

Kids in grades 3-6, do you want to learn a new creative skill this winter? Embroidering is a wonderful way to pass the time during the slow winter months, and once you learn a few simple stitches, the embroidery possibilities are endless!

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Tweens Arts & Crafting

Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Want to make digital drawings or paintings while the Adobe software in the library's Digital Media Lab isn’t available? No problem! Autodesk SketchBook is a free app with powerful options.

Learn how to start with a blank...

Adults Arts & Crafting Classes & Workshops Science & Technology

Sunday, January 31, 2021 - 2:00pm

Online

NOTE: This craft works best with access to tacky glue or a hot glue gun if you want to avoid the snow inside the snow globe leaving the globe!

Make a cozy little winter scene in a cup! We'll provide you with a mini-bottle brush tree...

Tweens Kids Families Arts & Crafting

Thursday, February 4, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

During this month's Craft and Chat, we're adding the opportunity to make some Valentine’s Day art!

Register here to reserve a set of collage materials. We'll craft collages together during the Zoom event, but attendance isn't required. And...

Adults Teens Arts & Crafting

Saturday, February 6, 2021 - 6:00pm

Online

We are bringing back monthly family night activities with ready to-go kits that can be picked up during our Lobby Grab and Go hours, Monday-Saturday 10am-6pm. Look for a new activity each month, and you can even request a book bundle with five...

Tweens Kids Families Arts & Crafting

Sunday, February 7, 2021 - 2:00pm

Online

For Black History Month, we are featuring a new picture book each week that will be always available to borrow online via our Digital Library collection Overdrive for the entire month of February using the app Libby. This week we are highlighting...

Tweens Kids Families Arts & Crafting

Sunday, February 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

Online

For Black History Month, we are featuring a new picture book each week that will be always available to borrow online via our Digital Library collection Overdrive for the entire month of February using the app Libby. This week we are highlighting...

Tweens Kids Families Arts & Crafting

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 6:30pm

Online

Learn the basics of creating a landscape with artist and illustrator Corinne Roberts. You will need a pencil, eraser and paper but no experience is necessary.

Register here to receive login details for this Zoom event.

Adults Teens Arts & Crafting Classes & Workshops Guest Speaker

Friday, February 19, 2021 - 10:00am

Online

Alma Thomas, a Black American artist who lived from 1891 to 1978, was the first graduate of Howard University's Fine Arts program in 1924 and is now recognized as a major American painter of the 20th century. She is best known for the...

Tweens Arts & Crafting