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6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cliffcrest

A great place to share your interest whether you're a beginner or a pro, bring your handiwork and spend some time with fellow knitters and crocheters.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 05
Tue Apr 12
Tue Apr 19
Tue Apr 26
Tue May 03
Icon of the event Perler Beads
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Make great creations using perler beads. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 25
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Sat Apr 23, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fairview

Race against time to solve brain teasers, puzzles, and library trivia before you end up trapped inside Fairview Library forever*! (*Not really.) Do you have what it takes to discover the secret in the stacks?...

Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

If you enjoy knitting and crocheting and would like the chance to meet other crafters in the community, please drop in. All you need to bring are knitting needles/crochet hooks and your favorite yarn. Several community volunt...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 20
Sat Feb 27
Sat Mar 05
Sat Mar 12
Sat Mar 19
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Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fairview

This 2-hour workshop will introduce participants to video game creation using free software and tools - NO programming experience required! Through the Hand Eye Society, a local non-profit videogame arts organization, Sagan Y...

Icon of the event Monarch Butterfly Migration
Tue Mar 08, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cliffcrest

Monarch butterfly migration at Rosetta McClain gardens. This presentation will discuss the beautiful fall migration of monarch butterflies through Rosetta McClain gardens. Monarchs are staging a modest recovery and data coll...

Icon of the event Knitters' Drop-In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

Do you love to knit? Do you want to learn? Join our group of knitters that meet in the 1st floor study room to chat, work on a project, share your skill and learn something new. All levels welcome. Supplies provided for begin...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 08
Mon Feb 22
Mon Feb 29
Mon Mar 07
Mon Mar 14
Icon of the event Teen Nail Art
Sat Feb 27, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Want to learn creative nail designs in a few easy steps? Well you can! Come and learn some designs that will make your nails look beautiful....

Icon of the event Glowing Textiles
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Show the world how you?re feeling by creating an armband or headband to reflect your mood. A member of the Textile Museum of Canada is here to show you how to create a soft circuit using conductive thread and LED lights....

Icon of the event Sweets For Your Sweetie
Sat Feb 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Surprise those you LOVE with a sweet treat handmade by YOU at Fairview Library. In this workshop you can make your very own chocolate dipped strawberries or marshmallows and package them in style just in time to surprise some...