Paper Pinwheel Bouquets

Saturday May 9, 2015: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm -- Malletts Creek Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for grades K-5

Celebrate Mother’s Day by making a beautiful bouquet that will never lose its flair!

Mix and match fun paper patterns and pinwheel designs, then take your bouquet home to give to someone special!

Watercolor Inspired Mugs

Saturday May 9, 2015: 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm -- Pittsfield Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for adults and teens grade 6 and up

Come make a-one-of-a kind mug - a perfect gift for Mother's Day or just to enjoy yourself.

Felt Ball Fun!

Saturday May 16, 2015: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm -- Pittsfield Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for adults, teens and youth (grade K and up)

Local crafter Beth Battey leads this hands-on workshop. Start with colorful wool roving, add warm water, a little soap and some patience, and you get a fun felt ball! Felt balls can be toys for kids and pets, jewelry, a garland or a fun decoration!

Tiny Textile Wall Hanging

Saturday May 16, 2015: 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm -- Traverwood Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for adults and teens grade 6 and up

Make a small piece of art from fibers.

Mosaic Jewelry Workshop

Sunday May 17, 2015: 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm -- Downtown Library: 4th Floor Meeting Room

This event is intended for adults and teens grade 6 and up

Learn the craft of making mosaic jewelry at this unique workshop.

Shannon Kuchera of Mosaic Geek teaches participants how to create a glass mosaic pendant necklace. All supplies are provided.

This is a detailed class that will take the entire time to complete. Each participant will get to make one item.

This workshop will be repeated at 3:30 pm. Please choose one workshop to attend.

Mosaic Jewelry Workshop

Sunday May 17, 2015: 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm -- Downtown Library: 4th Floor Meeting Room

This event is intended for adults and teens grade 6 and up

Learn the craft of making mosaic jewelry at this unique workshop.

Shannon Kuchera of Mosaic Geek teaches participants how to create a glass mosaic pendant necklace. All supplies are provided.

This is a detailed class that will take the entire time to complete. Each participant will get to make one item.

Marvelous Monet

Tuesday May 19, 2015: 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm -- Pittsfield Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for grades 3-8

Learn about Impressionism, the style of Claude Monet’s art, and see prints of his famous work.

Then, create a painting in the style of Monet!

Wind-Up Racers!

Saturday May 23, 2015: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm -- Pittsfield Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for grades K - 5.

Learn about potential and kinetic energy as you make your own wind-up racer!

Candy Critters

Sunday May 24, 2015: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm -- Traverwood Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for grades K - 5

Make your own one-of-a-kind, colorful, candy creatures!

Clay Cactus Garden

Saturday May 30, 2015: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm -- Malletts Creek Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for adults and teens grade 6 and up

Plant a garden that will survive any drought.