Centre Branch KIDS CRAFT: LADYBUG FINGER PUPPETS Saturday, April 11 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Let’s celebrate Earth Day by making your own little ladybug finger puppets! Children.
POETRY WORKSHOP (HAIKU) Wednesday, April 15 10:30 a.m.-Noon
Introduction to the poetry style of Haiku. Learn about the Japanese origins and popularity in America. Then create your own Haiku and share it! Teens.
UPCYCLE AN ORGANIZER Wednesday, April 22 10:30 a.m.-Noon
Create an environmentally friendly organizer for your home using an old jar or can. Choose from techniques including assemblage, painting, or decoupage. Please bring an item to transform and arrive with thoughts on how you would like to use your finished project. Children.
COMMUNITY NETWORKING EVENT: PECHA KUTCHA STYLE! Thursday, April 23 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Following a concise format of 20 images/slides in 20 seconds, this Pecha Kutcha event will give everyone a chance to present their project, work, or idea. A great opportunity to network with your local community. Business, government, entrepreneurs, non-profits, and youth leaders are all welcome!
TEA CUP ART Saturday, April 25 10:30 a.m-Noon
Come enjoy a relaxing afternoon of tea-related art! Your custom-painted tea cup or saucer will make a great gift or cozy display piece for your home. Limited supplies will be provided, although feel free to bring your own ceramic tea cup, coffee mug, or saucer dish to use as well. Adult. 10
Centre Branch Mon. - Fri. Sat. Sun.
10 a.m.-9 p.m. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
SEARCHING FOR LIFE Sunday April 26, 3-5 p.m. Thursday April 30, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Let’s investigate! Together with a local Solar System Ambassador, we will explore how some chemical reactions caused by chemicals in the soil can point us to life on other planets, while others don’t, and why. Children.
MOTHER’S DAY CARDS Tuesday, April 28 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Make your own personalized Mother’s Day Card to take home. Children.
CODE-A-PILLAR TWIST STORYTIME CELEBRATION: STEM Sunday, May 3 3-5 p.m.
Using the book, “Birthday on Mars”, we’ll look into the life of the Mars rover where participants will have a chance to use the Code-a-Pillar and Code and Go Mice during group activities. Children.
CONCEPTUAL DRAWING CLASS Monday, May 4 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Introduction class for conceptual drawing using traditional materials and imagination. Please feel free to bring in drawings you have done in the past or reference material for the concept you are interested in working on. Teens.
KIDS CRAFT: BUTTERFLY PUPPETS Saturday, May 9 10:30 a.m.-Noon
Welcome spring by making your own butterfly puppets and personal backdrop! Children.
CONTAINER GARDENING Saturday, May 16 2-4 p.m.
Join us for a presentation and hands-on demonstration in container gardening. We will learn about the basics of containers, soil, plants, and upkeep. Adults.
MINOR BIKE REPAIRS Saturday, May 23 10:30 a.m.-Noon
May is National Bike Month! It’s a great time to learn about bike maintenance skills. Children learn to fix their own flats, check tire pressure, and make sure both tires are inflated properly. They’ll also learn to clean and oil the chain and ensure brakes stop the bike. Minors need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Registration is required.