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Icon of the event Ask an Expert:  Ten Tips for Low Maintenance Gardening
Sat May 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bridlewood

Garden less and enjoy it more!...

Icon of the event Teen Nail Art
Sat Mar 19, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Teens are welcome to try their hands at the art of nail painting. Something fun to help unwind after a week of Independent Studies or a needed diversion while here....

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 12
Fri Feb 19
Fri Feb 26
Fri Mar 04
Fri Mar 11
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Brookbanks

Chess In The Library volunteers present this program featuring casual chess, Blitz and CFC-rated games.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 13
Sat Feb 20
Sat Feb 27
Sat Mar 05
Sat Mar 12
Icon of the event Knitting Pop-Up Learn the Basics
Tue Feb 16, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Lillian H. Smith

An absolute beginner's course to knitting. Cast on, knit, purl and cast off. Materials will be provided but you may also bring your own equipment.

Icon of the event STORYgami
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

*February's session will run from 12pm - 2pm, versus the usual time....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 05
Icon of the event Knitting Pop-Up  Cable Knitting
Tue Feb 23, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

For the more experienced knitter, we will offer instruction on how to knit cables and follow a pattern. Materials will be provided but feel free to bring something you are already working on.

Icon of the event Knit One Crochet Too
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Brookbanks

Make a simple project each month or work on a bigger project. Casual create chat


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 11
Thu Mar 17
Thu Apr 14
Thu May 12
Icon of the event Comic Workshops in Modern Batik Arts Style
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bridlewood

Draw comic arts like you?ve never done before! Spaces are limited, please call to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 15
Wed Mar 16
Icon of the event Princess & Knight Lollipop Valentines
Sat Feb 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Lords and Ladies, catch the attention of your sweetheart with a special Valentine lollipop. Beautiful princesses and valiant knights will keep those dragons at bay. For ages 6-12. All materials provided....