community connections by creating cards for various service organizations.
Cards made in June will be given to Heartland of Kettering residents. Cards
created in July will be given to the Children’s Medical Center in Dayton. You
will receive 30 minutes of reading time for each card you make (up to one
Stop by our
Opportunity Space to check out our dream (cardboard) city, and construct your
own buildings and scenery to grow our town! Building materials provided,
bring your own imagination! Open to all ages.
In this collaborative program with Habitat for Humanity, program
participants will have the opportunity to write messages of compassion and
hope, as well as other artistic expressions, on raw building materials. The
finished pieces will be donated back to Habitat for Humanity, for future use as
materials in building a home. Any open hours in the Opportunity Space. Ages 5 - 12.
Can't find the time to work on your favorite craft project? Join the New Lebanon Branch Stitchers for an hour on the fourth Saturday of every month. Work on your project and socialize with other crafters.
We are going to be taking regular kitchen tiles and making them into coasters! Create cool designs on your own or use our supplies to decorate your own set. We will provide all supplies or feel free to bring your own.
We're constructing another Putt Putt Course at the library this summer! Come be a part of creating a fun course for others to play! We'll have everything you need--including snacks! Teens and tweens welcome!
Build your own DIY wooden craft at the Library! This program is made possible by the generous donation of tools and craft sets from Home Depot. Each child must have an adult caregiver present. Please register in advance.
To build a strong building, engineers need to think about what materials to use and the best ways to put them together. Learn how they do it, then work in a group to build a tower. Which team builds the strongest tower? We’ll test them to find out! Presented by the Armstrong Air & Space Museum.
Turn junk mail into beautiful paper treasures! Paper Alice shares the art and magic of papermaking using everyday items such as junk mail, napkins, grass, yarn and seeds. All supplies provided. Please register in advance.
Although coloring has been known to reduce anxiety and create focus, it is also fun, relaxing and not just for kids. Come join us for an evening of coloring, stress relief & relaxation @ the Library! We'll supply coloring sheets and colored pencils.