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Miniature gourds make great holiday decorations

Paint miniature gourds at the Madison Public Library on Friday, December 7, at 10 a.m.

Belly Dancing at Madison

Experience the fun and energy of belly dancing this Thursday in Madison! We'll enjoy low-impact aerobic exercise as we learn the basic moves of Middle Eastern dance.

Weaving Class at Madison

Crystal Kitchens will be back at the Madison Public Library on Friday, November 30, from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. to teach a class on triangle loom weaving. Learn to weave on a triangle frame loom with continuous thread, and how to finish and join the triangles. In this workshop we’ll use a 36” loom to make a child's shawl or adult scarf. We’ll have a fashion show of scarves, shawls, ruanas and ponchos to give you ideas.

Festival of Wreaths at Madison

The Friends of the Madison Public Library invites area nonprofit groups to participate in their first annual Festival of Wreaths, a program designed to celebrate the holiday spirit and showcase artists and community organizations in and around Madison.

Show your true Iron Bowl colors

Whether you're an Alabama or an Auburn fan, join us at the Madison Public Library and show support for your team! Paint an Auburn or an Alabama scene on an 11x17" canvas on Monday, November 19, from 5:30-7:30.

Take a Weaving Class at Madison

Learn how to weave a basket purse with Crystal Kitchens at the Madison Public Library. We will learn how to handle reed, fill in the bottom, and shape it into a 4.5"x9"x8" purse. Dyed reed will be available to decorate your basket.

Halloween Painting @ Madison

Celebrate Halloween by painting with us at the Madison Public Library on Wednesday, October 31, from 2-4 p.m. We'll paint a Halloween scene on 11x17" canvas.

Ornament Class

Madison Public Library and Pottery By You are holding an ornament class at the library, 130 Plaza Blvd., Madison, on two dates in October and November. We will paint the pottery ornament, and then have Pottery By You fire it in time for the holidays.

Usher in the Fall by Painting the Seasons

Celebrate the new season by painting the seasons on 4 four-inch-square canvases.

Attend Our Worry Doll Class

We will have a Worry Doll class at the Madison Public Library on Monday, September 17, from 6-7 p.m. Susana Vizcarra will give us the history of worry dolls in South American culture, and then lead us in making 6 worry dolls each.