Teens @ HMCPL

Homework Haven: ACT Special Session

Homework Haven presents ACT Resources at your Library! Are you getting ready to take the ACT in the coming weeks? Madison Library will provide a special session of Homework Haven today, March 19th, at 4:00, highlighting library resources for test prep. Come to the Young Adult room at 4:00 if interested. No RSVP required.

 

Celtic Writing Class

Learn to write your name in Celtic Letters. Discover Celtic designs and decorations as you turn your name into a work of art. Event will be hosted by special guests from the Fitness Arts Center. Event is suitable for ages 5-12.
Event is free, but RSVP is required. Email mallen [at] hmcpl [dot] org for RSVP!

Latin American Crafts: Huichol Art

Date: March 22, 2014

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Place: Madison Library Meeting Room

Maximum number of participants: 15

Supply fee: $5.00

Instructor, Susanna Vizcarra, will present an educational workshop on Huichol Art for adults and children ages 8 and up. Participants will make their own "Ojo de Dios". Registration is required. To register please call the Madison Library at 256-461-0046, or e-mail Teresa at tallison [at] hmcpl [dot] org.

Ojo de Dios

Weave a Basket Around a Gourd

Friday, March 28, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Maximum number of participants: 12 (adults and youth ages 14 and up.)

Supply fee: $14

Learn how to prepare a gourd and finish it with "memory ink", and weave a basket with round reed around the gourd. You'll learn how to handle basket reed and how to shape a basket. Weave in three-rod wale or chase-weave using dyed reed to decorate the gourd. No basket making or gourd decorating experience is required.

The instructor will provide cleaned gourds ready to finish, and all tools and other supplies you'll need during the workshop.

Bring a sack lunch. Bring a drill (with 7/64" bit) and a hair dryer if possible.

basket around a gourd

Teen Writers' Group March Meeting

Madison's Teen Writers' Group will meet Thursday, March 6th, at 5:00pm in the meeting room. We will discuss characters and character types. No RSVP necessary. But please remember to bring your wordy creations to share with fellow pensmiths! Any questions, call Doom at 256-461-0046.

 

Helping young adults with special needs

Amanda Clardy from Huntsville Hospital will discuss services available to young adults with special needs in our community on Friday, March 7, at noon during the Health Matters @ Madison program at the Madison Public Library.

This program is free to the public. For more information, contact the Madison Library at 256-461-0046 or madison [at] hmcpl [dot] org.

Funding for Health Matters @ Madison was provided by a generous grant from the Huntsville Hospital Community Health Initiative.

 

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