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This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Event Details:
Have fun tearing or cutting strips of paper and creating a collage. Pick up your materials at your library, while supplies last. #EarlyLit #PPLDEarlyLit #TAKEANDMAKE ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Take and Make: Homeschool

10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Homeschool
Event Details:
Try the Hurricane Building Challenge and see if you can create a house that will withstand a hurricane! Pick up materials for the Hurricane Building Challenge (ages 7-12) at your library, while supplies last. Check out last Tuesday, February 23...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
Did you know you can use your fingers as knitting needles? All you need is some yarn and you can learn a few basic knitting skills. Visit your favorite library starting Mar. 5 to pick up materials for this program while supplies last! For ages 9+. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Event Details:
No green thumb? No problem.  Make an airplant display of a jellyfish with a sea urchin shell and some carefully placed fishing line! Airplants are watered 3 times a week - very low maintenance! Part of Winter Adult Reading Prog...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Event Details:
Make a leash holder for that pet you love to walk. Part of the Winter Adult Reading Program: Tails and Tales. Pick up the program supplies beginning on March 5 at the following locations.  An Instructional video will be avai...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Event Details:
Learn to cross-stitch a thematic pattern for the Winter Adult Reading Program! Learn how to stitch letters to form a decorative phrase of "Live, Love, and Bark (or Meow)."  Part of Winter Adult Reading Program - Tails and Ta...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Event Details:
Back by popular demand, create an underwater seascape with mermaids and fish using cardstock and paint!  Part of Winter Adult Reading Program - Tails and Tales. Pick up the program supplies beginning on March 5 at the fol...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Take and Make: Tween Twist

10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
Did you know you can use your fingers as knitting needles? All you need is some yarn and you can learn a few basic knitting skills. Visit your favorite library starting Mar. 5 to pick up materials for this program while supplies last! One kit per fam...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Take and Make: STEM

10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Event Details:
Children will explore the science of light and color by creating thier own color wheel spinner.  When finished, they will have a color wheel that changes from individual colors to white while spinning, demonstrating that white light is made of m...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Spring Break: Yo Yo Lessons from an Expert!

03/16/2021 @ 10:30am - 04/03/2021 @ 5:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
Kids age 5 - 12 will learn some basic Yo-Yo moves from Luke Renner, the New Mexico Yo-Yo Slinger! This exclusive YouTube video will be available to watch on our PPLDTV YouTube station starting March 16. Spring Break Activity Take & Makes (which i...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Spring Break Take and Make

10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Event Details:
Challenge yourself with our Take & Make activity kit, available at your local library while supplies last. Contents include a yo-yo, ball, bubbles, and sidewalk chalk. These activities support physical exercise, gross motor skill development...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
Practice your watercolor skills with simple supplies to create a beautiful spring butterfly! Ages 5-12   #KidsMake @PPLDKidsMake #TAKEANDMAKE ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Take and Make: KidsMAKE

10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Event Details:
Practice your watercolor skills with simple supplies to create a beautiful spring butterfly! Ages 5-12 Pick up materials from your library while supplies last.   Watch Tue., Mar. 23rd's video for detailed instructions with one of out li...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Homeschool
Event Details:
Get ready to greet the spring with a variety of projects that will have you learning about things that can bloom indoors and dreaming about the wonders to be found outside! Ages 6 and up. Visit your favorite library starting April 2 to up materials f...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Event Details:
Celebrate spring by making these easy DIY chocolates that are perfect for gifting to someone else or enjoying yourself! We will provide all the ingredients you need for this recipe, and you provide your own spring-themed silicon mold. Pick up the ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Event Details:
Geodes are all the rage, but they’re sort of pricey- make your own for the spring festivities using fake eggs, paint, and crystals. Pick up the program supplies at the following locations.  An instructional video will be available on April 2....
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Event Details:
Learn the principles of string-art with this no nail, no hammer project! We’ll use thumb tacks, glue, and corkboard to carefully craft a decent board before stringing our work of art! Pick up supplies at the following locations.  An instructi...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Event Details:
Glue popsicle sticks together to make a small canvas and then create a work of art learning how to craft that dazzling and colorful gradient effect. Pick up program supplies at the following locations.  An instructional video will be availabl...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Event Details:
Brighten up a wintry day with a tissue paper "stained glass" decoration. Hold your finished project up to a window or a light and let the colors shine through! For ages 2-5. Pick up your materials at your library, while supplies last. #EarlyLit...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Take and Make: Homeschool

10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Homeschool
Event Details:
Back to Nature: Plants Get ready to greet the spring with a variety of projects that will have you learning about things that can bloom indoors and dreaming about the wonders to be found outside! Ages 6 and up. Check out last Tuesday, March 30’s&n...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
Kids age 5 - 12 will learn some basic Yo-Yo moves from Luke Renner, the New Mexico Yo-Yo Slinger! This exclusive YouTube video will be available to watch on our PPLDTV YouTube station starting March 16. Spring Break Activity Take & Makes (which i...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Tween Twist: Origami Fun

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Tweens
Event Type: Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
Impress your family and friends by learning how to fold some cool Origami creations! For ages 9-12. Starting Friday, April 9, stop by your favorite library location to get supplies and instructions for this program.   Check out Tween ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Take and Make: Tween Twist

10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Tweens
Event Type: Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
Impress your family and friends by learning how to fold some cool Origami creations! For ages 9-12. Starting Friday, April 9, stop by your favorite library location to get supplies and instructions for this program. Check out last Tuesday, April 6...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
Amazing Balancing Buddy rotates on your fingertip! Make this center-of-gravity STEM toy with a few simple objects. For ages 5-12. Check out STEM videos on our YouTube channel HERE! #STEM #PPLDSTEM #science #TAKEANDMAKE ...