Arts and Crafts
Calling all quilters, stampers, needle crafters and scrap bookers! Want to have a day of fun and accomplishment? We’ll have tables, irons, ironing boards, and cutting mats all set up for your convenience. Drop in and bring your project for a day of crafting, food, and friends. Bring your own lunch; refreshments will be provided.
Tackle It Tuesday takes place at the Parachute Branch Library on Tuesday, May 14 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Children in grades K-5 are invited to meet at the New Castle Branch Library to explore different arts & crafts. All supplies will be provided.
Come to the Rifle Branch Library on Saturday, May 4 at 2:00 pm and learn how to prepare an exceptional cup of tea. Sample our fine selection of teas served in bone china cups and accompanied with scones and clotted cream. Local tea drinker Ann Honchell will teach you all you need to know to enjoy a proper cup of tea. Participants can also make a little treat box and take home a tea cookie to remember your afternoon.
In this class you will create your own photo album. Learn the basics of bookbinding, including: creating covers, an easy binding, and how to do more advanced bindings on your own. All materials are provided and you will go home with your own photo album!
Material cost of $15.00. Class is limited to 12.
For more information call Ann at the New Castle Branch Library at 984-2346.
Enjoy books, songs and more at weekly storytime for children age 2-5 at the Gordon Cooper Branch Library on Tuesdays at 10:30. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Enjoy age appropriate books, songs and more at weekly storytimes for infants and toddlers. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Storytime for Toddlers & Infants takes place at the Gordon Cooper Branch Library on Thursdays at 10:30.
Stories, songs and fingerplays for children. For children age 1-5. Led by Alejandra Rico, Assistant Youth Services Librarian.
Cuentos, canciones y juegos con los dedos. Para niños de uno a cinco años. Alejandra Rico contará los cuentos y guiará las actividades manuales.
Bilingual Storytime/Hora de Cuentos Bilingües takes place at the Gordon Cooper Branch Library on Wednesdays at 10:30 am.
Led by an instructor from the Aspen Art Museum, Story Art combines learning to read with art-making and activities that build visual literacy. This popular program introduces children to the basic foundations of art through engaging storybooks, looking activities, and hands-on art projects. Story Art programs are held at the Gordon Cooper Branch LIbrary on the first Tuesday of each month and are for children in grades K-5.
Celebrate Earth Day this April by using everyday materials to create awesome recycled wallets, gifts, jewelry and more! Join us at the Glenwood Springs Library on April 24th from 4:00 to 5:30 pm to make your own creation! This free program is for elementary school ages only and sign up is required.
Calling all quilters, stampers, needle crafters and scrap bookers! Want to have a day of fun and accomplishment? We’ll have tables, irons, ironing boards and cutting mats all set up for your convenience. Drop in and bring your project for a day of crafting, food and friends. Bring your own lunch, refreshments will be provided.
Tackle it Tuesday takes place at the Parachute Branch Library on Tuesday, April 9 from 9:00 to 5:00 pm.