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DIY Thursday: Crochet for Beginners

March 2016 is Crochet for Beginners, held on March 3, 10, 17 & 31.

10am-12pm • Crochet from the beginning• Learn crochet stitches and how to read a pattern • No experience required • 12 students max • Bring a size G crochet hook and firm, light-colored worsted weight yarn • Do not bring soft, fuzzy yarns to the first class • Homework required

Evanced ID: 
43805
Location: 
Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Meeting Room
Primary Event Type: 
Activities and Crafts
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Date: 
Thursday, March 10, 2016 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

DIY Thursday

Make and take a craft each month.

August 6: Crochet a Rag Mug Rug
Learn a couple of crochet stitches and make a “mug rug” during the workshop. Learn how to prepare the fabric strips and how to crochet round and oval rugs. After the class, you can continue the project to make a full-sized rug. No crochet experience is needed.

Bring your own supplies, or pay a supply fee of $3 for a size P or Q crochet hook and one yard of firmly woven fabric such as a thrift store sheet to recycle.

The leader will bring all the other tools and supplies you’ll need to use during the workshop.

September 3: Beaded Kumi Himo Bracelet

Supply fee: $3 - please bring with you to the class

Kumi himo is a Japanese braiding technique. You will learn how to thread beads onto embroidery floss, and how to make the braid. Start a friendship bracelet in class. You’ll learn how to finish the bracelet at home. No braiding or beading experience is required.

All equipment and supplies for use in the workshop will be provided.

October 1: Make a Wet Felted Geode Pin Cushion @ Murphy
Supply Fee: $10 - payable at start of class
Make a ball with layers of colored fleece and learn how to wet felt the ball which can be cut into two pin cushions. At home, you can do the felting by hand or in your washing machine. No felting experience is needed.

The leader will bring all the tools and supplies for use in class.

November 5: Yo Yo Holiday Decorations @ Murphy

Learn how to join fabric yo yos into holiday decorations such as wreaths, trees and angels. In class, you’ll complete a wreath ornament or package trim. You’ll receive instructions to create other decorations. No sewing experience is needed.

Bring a thimble. The leader will bring all the other tools and supplies for use in class.

Evanced ID: 
42410
Location: 
Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Meeting Room
Primary Event Type: 
Activities and Crafts
Event categories: 
Age: 
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Date: 
Thursday, May 5, 2016 -
10:00am to 11:00am

DIY Thursday

Make and take a craft each month.

August 6: Crochet a Rag Mug Rug
Learn a couple of crochet stitches and make a “mug rug” during the workshop. Learn how to prepare the fabric strips and how to crochet round and oval rugs. After the class, you can continue the project to make a full-sized rug. No crochet experience is needed.

Bring your own supplies, or pay a supply fee of $3 for a size P or Q crochet hook and one yard of firmly woven fabric such as a thrift store sheet to recycle.

The leader will bring all the other tools and supplies you’ll need to use during the workshop.

September 3: Beaded Kumi Himo Bracelet

Supply fee: $3 - please bring with you to the class

Kumi himo is a Japanese braiding technique. You will learn how to thread beads onto embroidery floss, and how to make the braid. Start a friendship bracelet in class. You’ll learn how to finish the bracelet at home. No braiding or beading experience is required.

All equipment and supplies for use in the workshop will be provided.

October 1: Make a Wet Felted Geode Pin Cushion @ Murphy
Supply Fee: $10 - payable at start of class
Make a ball with layers of colored fleece and learn how to wet felt the ball which can be cut into two pin cushions. At home, you can do the felting by hand or in your washing machine. No felting experience is needed.

The leader will bring all the tools and supplies for use in class.

November 5: Yo Yo Holiday Decorations @ Murphy

Learn how to join fabric yo yos into holiday decorations such as wreaths, trees and angels. In class, you’ll complete a wreath ornament or package trim. You’ll receive instructions to create other decorations. No sewing experience is needed.

Bring a thimble. The leader will bring all the other tools and supplies for use in class.

Evanced ID: 
42409
Location: 
Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Meeting Room
Primary Event Type: 
Activities and Crafts
Event categories: 
Age: 
Other: 
Feature Event: 
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Date: 
Thursday, April 7, 2016 -
10:00am to 11:00am

DIY Thursday

Make and take a craft each month.

August 6: Crochet a Rag Mug Rug
Learn a couple of crochet stitches and make a “mug rug” during the workshop. Learn how to prepare the fabric strips and how to crochet round and oval rugs. After the class, you can continue the project to make a full-sized rug. No crochet experience is needed.

Bring your own supplies, or pay a supply fee of $3 for a size P or Q crochet hook and one yard of firmly woven fabric such as a thrift store sheet to recycle.

The leader will bring all the other tools and supplies you’ll need to use during the workshop.

September 3: Beaded Kumi Himo Bracelet

Supply fee: $3 - please bring with you to the class

Kumi himo is a Japanese braiding technique. You will learn how to thread beads onto embroidery floss, and how to make the braid. Start a friendship bracelet in class. You’ll learn how to finish the bracelet at home. No braiding or beading experience is required.

All equipment and supplies for use in the workshop will be provided.

October 1: Make a Wet Felted Geode Pin Cushion @ Murphy
Supply Fee: $10 - payable at start of class
Make a ball with layers of colored fleece and learn how to wet felt the ball which can be cut into two pin cushions. At home, you can do the felting by hand or in your washing machine. No felting experience is needed.

The leader will bring all the tools and supplies for use in class.

November 5: Yo Yo Holiday Decorations @ Murphy

Learn how to join fabric yo yos into holiday decorations such as wreaths, trees and angels. In class, you’ll complete a wreath ornament or package trim. You’ll receive instructions to create other decorations. No sewing experience is needed.

Bring a thimble. The leader will bring all the other tools and supplies for use in class.

Evanced ID: 
42408
Location: 
Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Meeting Room
Primary Event Type: 
Activities and Crafts
Event categories: 
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Other: 
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Date: 
Thursday, March 3, 2016 -
10:00am to 11:00am

DIY Thursday

Make and take a craft each month.

Please note that the February 4, 2016 class has been canceled.

March 2016 is Crochet for Beginners, held on March 3, 10, 17 & 31.

10am-12pm • Crochet from the beginning• Learn crochet stitches and how to read a pattern • No experience required • 12 students max • Bring a size G crochet hook and firm, light-colored worsted weight yarn • Do not bring soft, fuzzy yarns to the first class • Homework required

Evanced ID: 
42407
Location: 
Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Meeting Room
Primary Event Type: 
Activities and Crafts
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Date: 
Thursday, February 4, 2016 -
10:00am to 11:00am

Studio Arts: Paint a Spring Reading Tree

Create and take home a painting that embodies your love of reading! Let yourself be led by artist (and Bailey Cove Branch Manager), Patsy Ducote, in creating your very own work of art, "The Spring Reading Tree".
Join us -- ignite your creative spark with like minds! ALL experience levels welcome, ages 14 to adult. This class and the use of supplies are FREE, but class size is limited to 30, call 256-881-0257 to reserve your space today! This event is sponsored in part by the Bailey Cove Friends of the Library.

Evanced ID: 
43796
Location: 
Bailey Cove Branch Library
Meeting Room
Primary Event Type: 
Activities and Crafts
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Date: 
Saturday, April 23, 2016 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm

Meeting of the Friends of the Bailey Cove Library

Join us for our monthly meeting of the Friends of the Bailey Cove Library. We will now meet on the 2nd Monday of each month at 6:30 at the Bailey Cove Library. In the case of a holiday, the meeting will be moved to the third Monday of the month.

Evanced ID: 
42071
Location: 
Bailey Cove Branch Library
Meeting Room
Primary Event Type: 
Friends of the Library
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Date: 
Monday, April 11, 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm

Meeting of the Friends of the Bailey Cove Library

Join us for our monthly meeting of the Friends of the Bailey Cove Library. We will now meet on the 2nd Monday of each month at 6:30 at the Bailey Cove Library. In the case of a holiday, the meeting will be moved to the third Monday of the month.

Evanced ID: 
42070
Location: 
Bailey Cove Branch Library
Meeting Room
Primary Event Type: 
Friends of the Library
Event categories: 
Age: 
Other: 
Feature Event: 
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Date: 
Monday, March 14, 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm

Meeting of the Friends of the Bailey Cove Library

Join us for our monthly meeting of the Friends of the Bailey Cove Library. We will now meet on the 2nd Monday of each month at 6:30 at the Bailey Cove Library. In the case of a holiday, the meeting will be moved to the third Monday of the month.

Evanced ID: 
42069
Location: 
Bailey Cove Branch Library
Meeting Room
Primary Event Type: 
Friends of the Library
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Other: 
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Date: 
Monday, February 8, 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm

Superfoods, Superfast, Supergood!

Join our guest host, Jenny Mayers as she teaches a fun cooking class for all ages to help us eat better in the new year. This free class is intended for anyone who wants to learn new health-conscious techniques and ideas for busy people.

Evanced ID: 
43795
Location: 
Bailey Cove Branch Library
Meeting Room
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Activities and Crafts
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Date: 
Saturday, February 27, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm

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