Tiffany Stained Glass: Cheryl Frey Richards of Artsy Smartsy will come show us how Louis Comfort Tiffany, one of the masters of stained glass, worked. You’ll be able to create your own Tiffany-inspired stained glass piece for display anywhere. The program will use techniques inspired by Tiffany but without the use of glass shards or soldering. Tuesday, December 23, 2:00-3:00 p.m. For kids in grades 2nd-6th. Registration begins November 24.
Drop-In Craft Day: Join us anytime between 10 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. for a drop in winter craft. Monday, December 29. No registration necessary.
For kids 6 years old and up. We supply the bricks; you bring your imagination. Friday, January 2, 3:00-4:00 p.m. No registration necessary.
Escape the winter chill and warm up at the library with fun-filled storytimes. We’ll read books, sing songs, learn new things and do a craft. For children 3 years old to 5 years old and not yet in kindergarten. Wednesdays, 2:00-2:45; January 7, 14, 21, and 28. Registration begins December 8.
Nursery Rhyme Time
Come learn some nursery rhymes and listen to simple stories, then have time to play with other babies (and meet other parents). For babies 6 months to 36 months. Tuesdays, 10:30-11:30 a.m.; February 3, 10, and 24. Registration begins January 6.
Chinese Silk Painting
Before the invention of paper, The Chinese were paining about their culture on reams of silk. This program focuses on ancient Chinese techniques of silk painting and the important roles silk and art played in society. Kids will paint their own strip of silk using traditional techniques and with respect to the ancient Chinese style of painting. For kids in K-5th grades. Thursday, February 19; 2:00-3:00 p.m. Registration begins January 26.
Time for Tots
Bring your child for four hour-long sessions of interactive preschool fun. There will be singing, dancing, school readiness, and a simple craft. For children 18 months to 5 years old and not yet in kindergarten. Fridays, 10:30-11:30; February 27, March 6, 13, and 20. Registration begins February 2.
St. Patrick’s Day Ceramics
Ceramics expert Rosemarie joins us for some St. Patrick’s Day crafting. Adults will paint a ceramic box with a shamrock lid. Children will paint a bunny with a shamrock. A fun way to celebrate the holiday. For kids in grades K-5th with an adult. Saturday, March 14, 2:30-3:30. Registration begins February 17.