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3:00 pm
Tue, Nov 20
St. Andrews
Makerspace
Build and decorate your very own wooden birdhouse!
Craft
Programs for School Age Children, 6-8, 9-12
10:00 am
Tue, Nov 27
Sandhills
Children's Maker
Simple art fun for the very young. Dress for a mess!
Craft, Storytime
3-5
3:30 pm
Tue, Nov 27
Main
Studio 220
Join us as we make small embroidery samplers to practice our stitches. Learn some of the basic principles and techniques of hand embroidery while expanding your stitch repertoire. All materials provided.
Maker, Craft
Adults, Programs for Adults
10:30 am
Wed, Nov 28
Ballentine
Meeting Room
Simple art fun for the very young. Dress for a Mess!
Craft, Children
3-5, Programs for Young Children
11:00 am
Wed, Nov 28
North Main
Small Meeting Space
Registration opens 11/21/2018
Interested in basket weaving? Bring your own supplies and share your skills with fellow basket weavers!
Craft
Adults, Programs for Adults
3:00 pm
Sat, Dec 1
Cooper
Delve into the art of Furoshiki, or Japanese cloth wrapping. We will play and discuss the different uses, folding styles, and knots. Materials will be provided, but you are welcome to bring any square scarf of fabric you would like to play with.
Maker, Craft, Holiday Programs
Adults, 13 - 18, Adults 55+
6:00 pm
Mon, Dec 3
Eastover
Meeting Room
Do you know how to hand sew? No? Great! We have the needles, fabric and thread; you bring the hands, creativity, and curiosity. We will learn how to create cute little gifts for yourself or your love ones.
Maker, Craft
Adults, Programs for Teens
10:30 am
Tue, Dec 4
Main
Storytime Room
Simple art activities for the very young. Dress for a mess. For ages 2-5.
Craft, Storytime, Children
Children All Ages, Programs for Young Children, Programs for Families
11:00 am
Wed, Dec 5
North Main
Small Meeting Space
Registration opens 11/28/2018
Interested in basket weaving? Bring your own supplies and share your skills with fellow basket weavers!
Craft
Adults, Programs for Adults

Paint Mixer ★ Staff Pick

6:00 pm
Thu, Dec 6
North Main
Small Meeting Space
An evening of painting! No instructor – just people who love to draw and paint. Limited Supplies available.
Craft, Maker
Adults, Adults 55+, Programs for Adults

Let’s Wrap ★ Staff Pick

10:00 am
Sat, Dec 8
Ballentine
Meeting Room
Have you always wanted to give picture-perfect holiday packages? Learn how to create wrapped wonders that will wow your friends and family. Bring two boxed presents and we will help you create show-stopping packages that you will love to present this holiday season!
Craft
Adults, Adults 55+, Programs for Adults
12:00 pm
Sat, Dec 8
North Main
Small Meeting Space
Interested in knitting, needlework, scrapbooking or other crafts? Bring your own portable craft project and share with your fellow crafters!
Craft
Adults, Programs for Adults
6:00 pm
Mon, Dec 10
Eastover
Meeting Room
Do you know how to hand sew? No? Great! We have the needles, fabric and thread; you bring the hands, creativity, and curiosity. We will learn how to create cute little gifts for yourself or your love ones.
Maker, Craft
Adults, Programs for Teens
10:00 am
Tue, Dec 11
Sandhills
Children's Maker
Simple art fun for the very young. Dress for a mess!
Craft, Storytime
3-5
11:00 am
Wed, Dec 12
North Main
Small Meeting Space
Registration opens 12/05/2018
Interested in basket weaving? Bring your own supplies and share your skills with fellow basket weavers!
Craft
Adults, Programs for Adults
12:00 pm
Fri, Dec 14
North Main
Small Meeting Space
Want to create the perfect gift this holiday season? In this class, we will be painting ceramic plates. So, unleash your inner artist at the library in a fun and social environment. We provide everything, just sign up, show up, paint, and drink punch! All materials will be provided. Note: Ceramic artwork will be collected at the end of class to be properly fired and returned to North Main for pick up before Christmas.
Art in the Library, Maker, Craft
Adults, Adults 55+, Programs for Adults
3:00 pm
Fri, Dec 14
North Main
Small Meeting Space
Learn to sketch and do other simple art activities for children.
Craft, Children
6-8, 9-12, Programs for Teens
3:30 pm
Fri, Dec 14
Main
Studio 220
Registration opens 11/23/2018
Join us to create a block of the month. Each month, we will create a new and different block, sometimes stretching our quilting into uncharted skills and techniques. Participants will need to know how to use a sewing machine.Block: Paper Pieced Tree*All materials provided.*Registration opens 3 weeks before each session.
Maker, Craft, Hygge
Adults, Programs for Adults
10:30 am
Sat, Dec 15
Blythewood
Meeting Room
Fun for all ages, there will be several different stations to make holiday ornaments, origami, and other crafty activities. Brought to you by the Blythewood Teen Advisory Board.
Craft, Teens
Programs for Families, Programs for Teens, Children All Ages
4:00 pm
Mon, Dec 17
Sandhills
Children's Maker
Design and create your own ornament for any holiday using perler beads.
Craft
9-12, 6-8
6:00 pm
Mon, Dec 17
Eastover
Meeting Room
Do you know how to hand sew? No? Great! We have the needles, fabric and thread; you bring the hands, creativity, and curiosity. We will learn how to create cute little gifts for yourself or your love ones.
Maker, Craft
Adults, Programs for Teens

Mid-Day Paint Mixer ★ Staff Pick

11:00 am
Wed, Dec 19
North Main
Small Meeting Space
An Afternoon of painting! No instructor – just people who love to draw and paint. Limited Supplies available.
Craft, Maker
Adults, Adults 55+, Programs for Adults
3:00 pm
Thu, Dec 20
St. Andrews
Makerspace
The Winter Solstice is the shortest day of the year, heralding the beginning of winter but also the return of the light. Come celebrate with nature by creating a natural pinecone bird feeder to hang in your yard.
Craft, Holiday Programs
Children All Ages, Programs for Families
10:00 am
Sat, Dec 22
Blythewood
Meeting Room
Are you running out of time to shop and get your holiday gifts wrapped? Let us help! Bring up to 3 gifts and we'll show you how to make the picture-perfect holiday package. We'll supply the gift wrap, ribbon, cozy music, and holiday treats! Registration is encouraged but not required.
Holiday Programs, Craft
Adults, Children All Ages, Programs for Families
10:30 am
Wed, Dec 26
Ballentine
Meeting Room
Simple art fun for the very young. Dress for a Mess!
Craft, Children
3-5, Programs for Young Children
11:00 am
Wed, Dec 26
North Main
Small Meeting Space
Registration opens 12/19/2018
Interested in basket weaving? Bring your own supplies and share your skills with fellow basket weavers!
Craft
Adults, Programs for Adults
11:00 am
Wed, Jan 2
North Main
Small Meeting Space
Interested in basket weaving? Bring your own supplies and share your skills with fellow basket weavers!
Craft
Adults, Programs for Adults

Paint Mixer ★ Staff Pick

6:00 pm
Thu, Jan 3
North Main
Small Meeting Space
An evening of painting! No instructor – just people who love to draw and paint. Limited Supplies available.
Craft, Maker
Adults, Adults 55+, Programs for Adults
11:00 am
Wed, Jan 9
North Main
Small Meeting Space
Interested in basket weaving? Bring your own supplies and share your skills with fellow basket weavers!
Craft
Adults, Programs for Adults

Mid-Day Paint Mixer ★ Staff Pick

11:00 am
Wed, Jan 16
North Main
Small Meeting Space
An Afternoon of painting! No instructor – just people who love to draw and paint. Limited Supplies available.
Craft, Maker
Adults, Adults 55+, Programs for Adults
11:00 am
Wed, Jan 23
North Main
Small Meeting Space
Interested in basket weaving? Bring your own supplies and share your skills with fellow basket weavers!
Craft
Adults, Programs for Adults
11:00 am
Wed, Jan 30
North Main
Small Meeting Space
Interested in basket weaving? Bring your own supplies and share your skills with fellow basket weavers!
Craft
Adults, Programs for Adults
11:00 am
Wed, Feb 6
North Main
Small Meeting Space
Interested in basket weaving? Bring your own supplies and share your skills with fellow basket weavers!
Craft
Adults, Programs for Adults

Paint Mixer ★ Staff Pick

6:00 pm
Thu, Feb 7
North Main
Small Meeting Space
An evening of painting! No instructor – just people who love to draw and paint. Limited Supplies available.
Craft, Maker
Adults, Adults 55+, Programs for Adults
11:00 am
Wed, Feb 13
North Main
Small Meeting Space
Interested in basket weaving? Bring your own supplies and share your skills with fellow basket weavers!
Craft
Adults, Programs for Adults

Mid-Day Paint Mixer ★ Staff Pick

11:00 am
Wed, Feb 20
North Main
Small Meeting Space
An Afternoon of painting! No instructor – just people who love to draw and paint. Limited Supplies available.
Craft, Maker
Adults, Adults 55+, Programs for Adults
11:00 am
Wed, Feb 27
North Main
Small Meeting Space
Interested in basket weaving? Bring your own supplies and share your skills with fellow basket weavers!
Craft
Adults, Programs for Adults

9:00 am
Sat, Mar 2
Northeast
Black History Month

9:00 am
Sat, Mar 2
Northeast
Black History Month
11:00 am
Wed, Mar 6
North Main
Small Meeting Space
Interested in basket weaving? Bring your own supplies and share your skills with fellow basket weavers!
Craft
Adults, Programs for Adults

Paint Mixer ★ Staff Pick

6:00 pm
Thu, Mar 7
North Main
Small Meeting Space
An evening of painting! No instructor – just people who love to draw and paint. Limited Supplies available.
Craft, Maker
Adults, Adults 55+, Programs for Adults
11:00 am
Wed, Mar 13
North Main
Small Meeting Space
Interested in basket weaving? Bring your own supplies and share your skills with fellow basket weavers!
Craft
Adults, Programs for Adults

Mid-Day Paint Mixer ★ Staff Pick

11:00 am
Wed, Mar 20
North Main
Small Meeting Space
An Afternoon of painting! No instructor – just people who love to draw and paint. Limited Supplies available.
Craft, Maker
Adults, Adults 55+, Programs for Adults
11:00 am
Wed, Mar 27
North Main
Small Meeting Space
Interested in basket weaving? Bring your own supplies and share your skills with fellow basket weavers!
Craft
Adults, Programs for Adults
1:00 pm
Tue, Apr 2
Main
Studio 221
Registration opens 03/01/2019
Enjoy an afternoon of learning how to hallow eggs. Then decorating the hallowed egg to make a beautiful gift for just for fun! This decorated egg is sure to last even when the bunnies gone.
Craft, Maker
Adults