Tag Archives: Crafts

Humour, Crafts, and Travelling the Galaxy

So January is done and I’ve got my first 4 books read (or mostly read). My favourite this month is definitely Man at the Helm. Stibbe’s humour is both insightful and fun.  Looking forward to next months reading! Man at the Helm by Nina Stibbe was amazing! I had the chance to read this humorous book through our Interlibrary Loan Service, and I’m glad I did! Man at the Helm was...
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Saturday Crafternoon: November 22

Please join us at the Central library for one of my favourite upcycling crafts! We’ll be using recycled materials to make water bottle snowmen. We had a blast making them last year and I’m happy to be able to post a craft made by one of last year’s participants. Crafts involving recycled materials are a great way to teach children about conservation and to emphasize the importance of preserving our...
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Calling all hobbyists!

Do you have a hobby you love? Would you like to share your hobby with others? Are you available on Saturday January 17, from 2-4 pm? If so, you might like to participate as a presenter in our Happenin’ Hobby Open House at Central Library, in celebration of National Hobby Month. You won’t have to give a speech, but you will have to answer questions from interested people and be...
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Bubble Painting Saturday at the Central Library.

What could be more fun than bubbles AND painting? Please join us at the Central Library for the first installment of Crafty Science this Saturday, July 5th at 3:00 pm. This program is designed to teach kids basic science lessons and give them something fun to take home and show off. This week we’ll be learning about bubbles and primary colours through a bubble painting craft in red, yellow, and...
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Saturday’s Upcycling Craft: Faux Stained Glass Jars!

Join us this Saturday from 3:00-4:00 at the Central Library for our bi-weekly upcycled craft program!  This week we’ll be turning recycled jars into lovely faux stained glass containers. You can use them as vases or to hold your pencils, brushes and other goodies.  We’ll be providing all the materials.  You just need to bring your willingness to create! As always, this program stresses the importance of reusing and recycling everyday items into usable objects. Children of...
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