Crafts

How to Do Things: Paper Bead Earrings

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Supplies Fee: $3.00, required at registration.  Registration deadline: February 28.
Maximum number of students (age 14+) :  12.
 
Introducing Paper Beads!  Paper bead making dates back to the early 20th century when turning scraps of decorative paper into jewelry was popular. Now is your chance to try this antique jewelry technique.

In this class you'll make a few beads using your choice of paper and a few simple tools.  Then you'll create a pair of earrings to take home.

Black History Jazz Art Lesson

Location: Bessie K. Russell Branch Library
Date: Saturday, February 15, 2014 - 11:00am - 2:00pm

Learn about jazz, listen to jazz, and create art!  This is a family friendly class; you can choose what to paint!  Choices are piano keys, bass, or saxophone.  Registration is required.  Please call library at 256-859-9050.

Adult Painting Class

Express your creative side at the Madison Library. We'll paint an owl on an 11 x 14 inch canvas. Materials will be provided, but registration is required. To register, please call the Madison Library at 256-461-0046 or contact Teresa at tallison [at] hmcpl [dot] org.

Adult Painting Class

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Monday, January 27, 2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Express your creative side at the Madison Library. We'll paint an owl on an 11 x 14 inch canvas. Materials will be provided, but registration is required. To register, please call the Madison Library at 256-461-0046 or contact Teresa at tallison [at] hmcpl [dot] org.

Family Storytime

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Saturday, February 15, 2014 - 3:30pm - 4:00pm

Join Ms. Haley for Preschool Storytime. We'll read stories, sing songs, and make a fun craft. Age 2-5, but the whole family is welcome!

Supernova Science Club

Kids can explore a new science topic and have fun, too, each Thursday at 4 p.m and select Wednesdays at 4pm in the Supernova Science Club. Space is limited to 16 children and there is a first-come first-serve sign up sheet each week. To be added to the notification list for sign-ups, email Mrs. Haley at hwhaley [at] hmcpl [dot] org or call 256-881-5620

In weeks that host 2 club meetings, children may only attend 1 meeting: either Wednesday OR Thursday. Read more »

Party with a Plan

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Tuesday, January 7, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

2014 has officially begun, and it's time to party & plan for a great New Year! We'll create art inspired by our resolutions while we mingle and snack. No RSVP required, but let Ms Maggie know if you're interested, so we have enough supplies!

Weave a Round Basket

Please join instructor, Crystal Kitchens on Friday, January 24, 2014 from 9:00 to 3:00 in the Madison Library meeting room. You will learn how to make a round basket. No basket making experience is required. For those who already know how to make a basket, you will have the opportunity to weave a basket over a quart jar (for use as a flower vase that will hold water) or weave a double-walled basket. The supply fee for this class is $8.00. Registration is required and spaces are limited. To register please call the Madison Library at 256-461-0046, or e-mail Teresa at tallison [at] hmcpl [dot] org. Read more »

Weave a Round Basket

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Friday, January 24, 2014 - 9:00am - 3:00pm

Please join instructor, Crystal Kitchens on Friday, January 24, 2014 from 9:00 to 3:00 in the Madison Library meeting room. You will learn how to make a round basket. No basket making experience is required. For those who already know how to make a basket, you will have the opportunity to weave a basket over a quart jar (for use as a flower vase that will hold water) or weave a double-walled basket. The supply fee for this class is $8.00. Registration is required and spaces are limited.

Pinterest Test Lab 3-D Snowman

Attention all Pinterest fans! Join us each month in the Pinterest Test Lab as we tackle a popular craft from Pinterest. In our January session, we will make 3-D snowmen in a frame. Cost is $3.00. Please RSVP by calling the Madison library at 256-461-0046 or contact Teresa Allison at tallison [at] hmcpl [dot] org.

 

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