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Make Miniature Books

Are you a crafty bibliophile? If so, join us at the Madison Public Library on Friday, September 14, to create your very own miniature books!

Knitting Classes @ Madison

Learn how to knit a handbag at the Madison Public Library each Tuesday in September (4, 11, 18, 25). We will meet from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Prior experience is not required.

Weave a Melon Basket

Learn to weave a melon basket at the Madison Public Library on Friday, August 24, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Frazzled to Fabulous: Plan a party to remember

Learn how to throw a fabulous party that your guests are sure to remember! Party planning pro Betsy Pruitt of Belly Feathers will share her favorite tips to make party planning fun on Saturday, August 25, from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Madison Public Library, 130 Plaza Blvd.

Paint your summer on canvas

Express your creative side at the Madison Public Library on Saturday, August 18. Paint a summer picture - flip flops - on two 5-by-7 canvases from 10 a.m. to noon.

Madison hosting belly dancing classes

Enjoy low-impact aerobic exercise while you learn the basic moves of Middle Eastern dance. The Madison Public Library will offer belly dancing classes for beginners on the last Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. 

Scrapbook with us!

Preserve those joyful memories you're making this summer during a scrapbooking session at the Madison Public Library on Tuesday, August 14, from noon to 3 p.m.

Basket-making basics

Learn to weave a tote bag/purse at the Madison Public Library on Friday, July 27, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Crystal Kitchens will teach you how to handle reed, fill in the bottom, and shape a basket.

Learn to Weave a Round Basket

Join us on June 22 as Crystal Kitchens teaches us how to weave a round basket! You’ll learn how to handle basket reed, how to start a round basket, and how to shape it.

Painting Miniature Gourds

Join us and paint miniature gourds at the Madison Public Library. All materials will be provided (with the supply fee). Each person will have two Tennesse spinner gourds to paint. Space is limited so sign up soon!