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Technology Club for Seniors: 3-D Pens (NIC)

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Nichols Library
Program Room

Enjoy an easy and fun way to make a work of art with 3-D Pens. *Register.

Monday, April 1     
Monday, April 8 

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Technology Club for Seniors: 3-D Pens (NIC)

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Nichols Library
Program Room

Enjoy an easy and fun way to make a work of art with 3-D Pens. *Register.

Monday, April 1     
Monday, April 8 

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Sewing: Beyond the Basics (NIC)

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Nichols Library
Program Room

Sew a pajama top using Simplicity pattern 2481 and learn how to make button holes and add sleeves. The following classes are progressive and attendance for all classes is recommended but not required.

Tuesday, April 9 - 6:30 – 8:30 pm.
Cutting the Pieces: Bring Simplicity pattern 2481, fabric, straight pins and scissors 

Saturday, April 13 -  9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Get Sewing: Bring precut fabric, use the library’s sewing machines or bring own

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Create A Magnetic Poetry Kit (95th)

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
95th Street Library
Computer Classroom
Celebrate National Poetry Month by creating a customized magnetic poetry kit using basic computer skills and creativity. Try blackout poetry using old book pages. *Register.
 
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Stitching in the Stacks (NIC)

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Nichols Library
Program Room

Create shawls, scarves and mittens to donate to Family Shelter Services for families that are victims of domestic abuse. Participants should bring their own materials and tools. Experienced crafters and beginners welcome.

Thursday, March 14
Thursday, April 11
Thursday, May 9

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Sewing: Beyond the Basics - Community Room (NIC)

9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Nichols Library
Community Room

Sew a pajama top using Simplicity pattern 2481 and learn how to make button holes and add sleeves. The following classes are progressive and attendance for all classes is recommended but not required.

Tuesday, April 9 - 6:30 – 8:30 pm.
Cutting the Pieces: Bring Simplicity pattern 2481, fabric, straight pins and scissors 

Saturday, April 13 -  9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Get Sewing: Bring precut fabric, use the library’s sewing machines or bring own

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Stitching in the Stacks (95th)

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
95th Street Library
Nomura / Meeting Room C

Create shawls, scarves and mittens to donate to Family Shelter Services for families that are victims of domestic abuse. Participants should bring their own materials and tools. Experienced crafters and beginners welcome.

Tuesday, March 19   
Tuesday, April 16       
Tuesday, May 21

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Explore New Embroidery Machine Software (NIC)

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Nichols Library
Program Room
See how the library's new Embroidery Machine software can be used. Learn how to convert graphics to embroidery designs and how to edit existing designs. This is a demonstration class.  *Register.

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Art Therapy Night (NBL)

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Naper Blvd. Library
Program Room
In observation of National Stress Awareness Month, there will be different creative stations for participants to relax and enjoy. *Register.

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Stitching in the Stacks (NBL)

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Naper Blvd. Library
Program Room

Create shawls, scarves and mittens to donate to Family Shelter Services for families that are victims of domestic abuse. Participants should bring their own materials and tools. Experienced crafters and beginners welcome.

Tuesday, March 26
Tuesday, April 23
Tuesday, May 28

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Upcycled T-Shirts Two Ways (95th)

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
95th Street Library
Nomura / Meeting Room C
Transform an old T-shirt into a no-sew pillow or a reusable grocery bag. Bring a favorite old T-shirt. *Register.

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Custom 3-D Busts (NBL)

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Naper Blvd. Library
Program Room
Use Xbox 360 Kinect scanning technology to create a detailed self-portrait bust. Discover the history of sculptured busts, 3-D scanning and 3-D printing technology. *Register.

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Game of Thrones Dragon Egg Craft (95th)

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
95th Street Library
Nomura / Meeting Room C
Dragons have returned to Westeros. Make a dragon egg using Styrofoam eggs and thumb tacks. *Register.

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May the 4th Card Craft (95th)

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
95th Street Library
Nomura / Meeting Room C
Drop-in and pick-up supplies to make a special Star Wars™ card in honor of May the 4th.

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Maps in May (NBL)

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Naper Blvd. Library
Program Room
Create beautiful and functional stationery, envelopes, and postcards out of recycled maps. Time allowing, participants will receive a completed set and instructions for future crafting. *Register.

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DIY Mother's Day Cards (95th)

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
95th Street Library
Nomura / Meeting Room C
Get creative this Mother's Day with handmade cards perfect for loved ones. *Register.

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Bead It Earrings (NBL)

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Naper Blvd. Library
Program Room
Design one-of-a-kind clay beads to create unique dangle earrings. *Register.
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