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Two Ways to Make Rag Rugs

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Friday, October 25, 2013 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
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Learn two methods of making rag rugs and how to prepare the fabric.  Learn a few simple crochet stitches and crochet a mug rug from fabric strips in class.  Learn how to make a Navajo Knot, and make a rag rug with only your fingers, no tools.  You will know how to continue the work at home to make full-sized rugs.  No crochet or sewing experience is required. Bring a P or Q size crochet hook. Bring tightly woven fabric, such as a sheet, and a worn pair of jeans to recycle into the rugs.  Bring a sack lunch. Ages 14 and up.  Registration is required. Read more about Two Ways to Make Rag Rugs

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Weave a Melon/Egg Basket

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Friday, September 27, 2013 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
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Make an 8" melon/egg basket in class.  Both dyed reed and seagrass will be available for your basket.  No basket making experience is required. Bring a towel and a sack lunch. The leader will bring all the tools and other supplies you'll need.  Ages 14 and up.  Supply fee is $14.  Registration required.  Read more about Weave a Melon/Egg Basket

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Weave a Melon/Egg Basket

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Friday, September 27, 2013 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
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Make an 8” melon/egg basket in class.  Learn how to handle reed, make a god’s eye and shape a ribbed basket.  Both dyed reed and seagrass will be available for decorating your basket.

No basket making experience is required.  Bring a towel (basket making is wet work) and sack lunch, and wear comfortable clothes.  The leader will bring all the tools and other supplies you'll need to use during the workshop. Signup required. Supply fee:  $14.

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Beginning Quilling

Date: Friday, October 18, 2013

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Instructor:  Carol Tillman Read more about Beginning Quilling

Beginning Quilling

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Friday, October 18, 2013 - 9:00am to 11:00am
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Join instructor Carol Tillman to learn the basic art of quilling.  Quilling consists of forming designs by rolling narrow strips of paper into scrolls and gluing them together. In this class, we will learn how to make basic shapes and then use those shapes to create flowers, animals, bugs, etc.

Reservation Required. Read more about Beginning Quilling

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Family Storytime

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Saturday, October 12, 2013 - 1:30pm to 2:15pm
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Join Ms. Haley once a month for Family Storytime. This month's theme is Pumpkins. We'll read stories, sing songs, and do a fun craft! Program is for children ages 2-5, but siblings are welcome to come along! Read more about Family Storytime

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Family Storytime

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Saturday, September 21, 2013 - 1:30pm to 2:15pm
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Join Ms. Haley once a month for Family Storytime. This month's theme is Owls. We'll read stories, sing songs, and do a fun craft! Program is for children ages 2-5, but siblings are welcome to come along! Read more about Family Storytime

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Supernova Science Club

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Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Join Ms. Haley for a fun, hands-on science experiment and investigation every week. This week, we'll be getting into the holiday spirit with science! Kids grades K-5 welcome! For more information contact Ms. Haley at handerson@hmcpl.org. Read more about Supernova Science Club

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Supernova Science Club

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Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Join Ms. Haley for a fun, hands-on science experiment and investigation every week. This week, we'll be doing weight and balance investigation! Kids grades K-5 welcome! For more information contact Ms. Haley at handerson@hmcpl.org. Read more about Supernova Science Club

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Supernova Science Club

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Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Join Ms. Haley for a fun, hands-on science experiment and investigation every week. This week, we'll be doing a splat investigation using Thanksgiving leftovers! Kids grades K-5 welcome! For more information contact Ms. Haley at handerson@hmcpl.org. Read more about Supernova Science Club

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