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Art Series

February 16 – 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.

 

The Triplet: A Storyline Through Printmaking Workshop for Teens • March 2 & 16 • 5:30 – 7:00 pm

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Local artist Lisa Lofgren will teach participants the basics of drypoint by scratching lines into plastic, then using intaglio printing techniques and a press to transfer the inked lines to paper. No experience necessary. This two-session activity is for teens ages 10 through 18. Registration begins Monday, February 16 at 9:00 am.

 

Printmaking Family Workshop • April 6 • 5:30 – 7:00 pm • Flyer

Come learn about the art of printmaking from local artist Chelsea Koechle. Create a one of a kind artwork mixing both watercolor paint and Sharpie markers. For families with children ages 6 to 17. Registration begins Monday, March 23 at 9:00 amCall the Children’s Department at 309.454.4668 to register. These classes fill up quickly!

 

Registration will begin two weeks before each workshop.

 

Lapsit Story Hour

February 16 – March 17 • Registration Starts February 2 at 9:00 am 

Flyer

Register for the Monday 5:30 pm class

Register for the Monday 6:30 pm class

Register for the Tuesday 9:30 am class

Register for the Tuesday 11:00 am class

Register for the Tuesday 5:30 pm class

Register for the Tuesday 6:30 pm class

*Please call the Children’s Department at 309-454-4668 or stop in to register if the online registration shows as Event Closed.

 

Partners in Reading Spring 2015

Registration for children for Spring 2015 is closed.

Sessions for those registered will begin the week of February 2. Registration for College Students is still open.  If you are a college student and wish to register, please contact Lyndsey Carney at lcarney@normalpl.org.

Sign up for our library newsletter to receive information about dates for the next session.

Learn more about Partners in Reading.

 

Story Hour for Three, Four, and Five-Year-Olds

Spring Session • March 31 – April 30 • Registration Starts March 17 at 9:00 am 

 

Story Hour for Two-Year-Olds

February 18 – March 19 • Registration Starts February 4 at 9:00 am 

Flyer

Register for the Wednesday 9:30 am class

Register for the Wednesday 10:30 am class

Register for the Thursday 5:30 pm class

Register for the Thursday 6:30 pm class

*Please call the Children’s Department at 309-454-4668 or stop in to register if the online registration shows as Event Closed.

 

Upcycled Magnetic Message Board

Make a magnetic message board from a painted cookie sheet and glass magnets to match • For patrons 18-years-old and up • Registration Starts March 2 at 9:00 am and ends March 13 • Cost is $2 for the painted cookie sheet

Flyer

Register for the class on Thursday, March 12 at 10:00 am

Register for the class on Tuesday, March 17 at 6:00 pm