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Art Series

October 6 – April 6 • Registration Begins Two Weeks Before Each Workshop

We’re happy to announce that, thanks to a Town of Normal Harmon Arts Grant, NPL will be hosting art workshops featuring local artists throughout the year.

Take a look at the flyer for more information.

Pop Art Ceramics, for teens ages 12 to 18, is a two-part workshop that will be held on December 1 & 8. Join artist Erin Furimsky in this two-session workshop to create a hand-built ceramic sculpture inspired by your favorite everyday food. Learn about the basics of sculpting, understanding 3-D form, and applying glazes.

Register here beginning Monday, November 17 at 9 am.

Additional workshops will be held on the following dates: Oct. 6 • Oct. 20 • Nov. 3 & 17 • Dec. 1 & 8 • Jan. 5 • Jan. 19 • Feb. 2 • Feb. 16 • Mar. 2 • Mar. 16 • Apr. 6. Projects and intended age groups will vary, so check back for more information.

Registration will begin two weeks before each workshop.

 

Deco Mesh Christmas Wreaths

December 3 from 10:00 am to noon • Registration Starts November 25 at 9:00 am 

Online registration is encouraged, but you can also call or come in to register.

Library staff will guide you in making a deco mesh wreath to take home for the holidays. Enjoy Christmas music, hot chocolate, and cookies while you work!

The cost for this event is $5, and please bring any embellishments you wish to add to your wreath.

Registration is required and runs Tuesday, November 25 at 9:00 am through Tuesday, December 2 at 9:00 pm.

 

Lapsit

November 3 – December 9 • Registration Starts October 20 at 9:00 am 

Registration will begin Monday, October 20 at 9:00 am. Online registration is encouraged, but you can also call or come in to register.

Take a look at the flyer for more information.

Classes begin the week of November 3 and will last for five weeks. Please note that there will be no classes on November 24 & 25.

Class days and times are:

Monday evenings from 5:30 – 6:00

Monday evenings from 6:30 – 7:00

Tuesday mornings from 9:30 – 10:00

Tuesday mornings from 11:00 – 11:30

Tuesday evenings from 5:30 – 6:00

Tuesday evenings from 6:30 – 7:00

 

Partners in Reading Fall 2014

Registration is closed for children. Registration for children will begin again on January 1 for Spring 2015.

College Students may still register by contacting lcarney@normalpl.org.

Sign up for our library newsletter to receive information about dates for Spring 2015.

Learn more about Partners in Reading.

 

Story Hour for Two-Year-Olds

November 5 – December 11 • Registration Starts October 22 at 9:00 am 

Classes are now full.

 

Teen Movie Night & Pajama Party

November 22 • Registration Starts November 6 at 9:00 am and ends November 20 at 9:00 pm

Join us for a showing of Divergent along with snacks and activities.  Feel free to wear your comfiest pajamas.  Please just make sure they’re weather and library appropriate.

Registration begins November 6 at 9:00 am. Register here.

 

Upcycled Ornament Craft Series

November 6 – 20 • Registration Starts October 22 at 9:00 am and ends October 31 at 5:00 pm

Registration for this event has ended.