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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Join us for Chess in the Library! Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcome. For children 5 and up. Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 13
Sat Feb 20
Icon of the event Crocheting/Knitting
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 Ask an Expert:  Tips for Basic Vegetable Gardening
Wed Apr 20, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Discover the joy of growing your own food. Find out how to improve soil, benefits of crop rotation, caring plants and many other essential facts. Meet the expert Jane Beck Get great tips to help you get the vegetable garden g...

Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Looking for something to do after school? Join the Eatonville After School Club! We meet Wednesdays to build with Lego, make stuff, play games, do crafts, talk about books and more! For kids ages 6-...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 10
Wed Feb 17
Wed Feb 24
Wed Mar 02
Wed Mar 09
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 Knitting and Crocheting
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

A great place to share your interest in yarn and knitting. Whether you?re a beginner or a seasoned pro, drop in and spend some time with fellow knitters / crocheters. 2nd and 4th Wednesdays.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 10
Wed Feb 24
Wed Mar 09
Wed Mar 23
Wed Apr 13
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 22
Mon Feb 29
Mon Mar 07
Mon Mar 14
Mon Mar 21
Icon of the event Ask an Expert: Gardening in the Shade
Tue Apr 12, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Say yes! to a lush and lively shade garden. Learn to identify different types of shade and why shade is an opportunity; find out how to choose the right plants for your garden; learn about perennials, groundcovers, grasses an...

Icon of the event Ask an expert : Top Tips for Top Vegetables
Tue May 31, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Must-have advice on growing beans, onions, garlic, peppers and other popular vegetables. Specifics on growing each vegetable or vegetable groups. How to grow vegetables in containers, how to prevent problems and optimize yiel...

Icon of the event March Break Craft
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cliffcrest

Come and make a March Break craft. We will be making "egg carton creatures." Suitable to children ages 3-13.