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This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Lounge: Sensory Bags

January 27, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Main
Location: Main
Room: Carnegie Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Writing, Games & Activities, Health & Fitness, How-To
Custom Program Description:
To start the new semester off right, teens will create sensory bags to experiment with stress-relief and concentration techniques at our January Teen Lounge.  All supplies will be provided at this free program for grades 7 – 12. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Crafty Corner

January 30, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Miller
Location: Miller
Room: Anita Paddock Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, How-To
Custom Program Description:
Adults can be crafty, also!  Rediscover your creative spark by joining the Miller Branch Library for an easy craft that you’ll be able to take home.  This month we will be making Valentine's Day cards with watercolor hearts on the front. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Location: Miller
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Custom Program Description:
The award-winning photography of Michael Leonard will be on display at the Miller Branch during the month of February.  Well known as an innovative and highly skilled photographer, his photographic interests and styles are multifaceted and he ha...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Location: Main
Room: Dewey's Café
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Custom Program Description:
An exhibit of the photographic works of Jim Anderson will be on display at Dewey's Café at the Main Library through the month of February.  Jim is a schoolteacher by trade and a photographer of the natural landscape as a hobby. He has trave...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Location: Main
Room: Community Room (Exhibit Space)
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Custom Program Description:
The original photography of Taylor Prewitt will be on display in the Community Room of the Main Library through the month of February.  The featured photographs were taken on Wildcat Mountain, east of 74th Street (also known as Wildcat Moun...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Location: Dallas
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Holiday
Custom Program Description:
Get ready for Valentine’s Day and try your hand at some Valentine’s Day themed origami crafts.  Use your smartphone to scan the provided QR codes linked to YouTube videos explaining how to complete the different crafts.  Simple and intermed...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Make a Valentine Craft

All Day2/3 - 2/14
Dallas
Location: Dallas
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Holiday
Custom Program Description:
Use your creativity and imagination to make your own Valentine’s Day card for that special someone in your life.  All materials will be provided at this open-house DIY crafting program for all ages.  Drop in anytime the library is open for ...
This event is in the "School Age" group.

STEAM Team

February 3, 2020
3:30pm - 6:00pm
Main
Location: Main
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Games & Activities, How-To, STEAM
Custom Program Description:
STEAM Team is a monthly program for children ages 8-12 who have an interest in science, technology, engineering, arts, and math. Every first Monday, the STEAM Team will have a chance to build fun stuff, be active, make art, and even make a mess! T...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Emoji Magnets

February 4, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Windsor
Location: Windsor
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, How-To, STEAM
Custom Program Description:
Make super cute emoji magnets to decorate your locker! All supplies will be provided at this free event for teens. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Discover Drawing

February 5, 2020
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Miller
Location: Miller
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, How-To
Custom Program Description:
Adults, please join us for this FREE drawing class lead by Anna Lewis.  Anna has been teaching drawing and art for over thirty years as a public-school teacher and as a private art teacher.  She will be covering a different drawing techniqu...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

DIY Valentine Cards

February 7, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Main
Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Custom Program Description:
Join us for this fun event where we will make DIY Valentine Cards. Supplies provided and refreshments will be served at this free program for adults. ...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Lights, Camera, Action! A Creative Storytime

February 8, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Main
Location: Main
Room: Storytime Nook
Age Group: Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Special Events, Storytimes
Custom Program Description:
Children and their families are invited to explore literature through creative drama in this special Saturday storytime.  Get ready to have some fun with Shannon Stoddard, a teacher at the Community School of the Arts, and members of the cast of...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Everyone" group.

DIY Valentines

February 11, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Windsor
Location: Windsor
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Celebrations, Games & Activities, Holiday, How-To, STEAM
Custom Program Description:
Roses are red Violets are blue The library has Fun things to do! At Windsor Branch          You can design A card or some flowers For your valentine!   Make a gift for your ...
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sit & Stitch

February 13, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Miller
Location: Miller
Room: Back Right Corner
Age Group: School Age, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, How-To
Custom Program Description:
Do you like to cross stitch, embroidery, knit, or crochet?  Bring your current project to the Miller Branch on the second Thursday of each month and meet with other crafters like you.  Show off what you are working on and maybe even pick up...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

We Love Math - A Preschool Adventure!

February 13, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main
Location: Main
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Games & Activities, Special Events
Custom Program Description:
Preschoolers and their families are invited to a fun afternoon of exploring math through family games, activities, and arts & crafts.  Refreshments will be served at this collaborative event with the Fort Smith Public School’s preschool depa...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Lounge: Coloring Party

February 24, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Main
Location: Main
Room: Carnegie Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Writing, Games & Activities, Health & Fitness, How-To
Custom Program Description:
For the month of February, teens are welcome to come hang out and color bookmarks and intricate coloring pages while enjoying an after-school snack. All supplies will be provided at this free program for grades 7 – 12. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Crafty Corner

February 27, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Miller
Location: Miller
Room: Anita Paddock Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, How-To
Custom Program Description:
Adults can be crafty, also!  Rediscover your creative spark by joining the Miller Branch Library for an easy craft that you’ll be able to take home.  This month we will be making sun catchers! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Fourth Friday UFO

February 28, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Windsor
Location: Windsor
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Games & Activities, Special Events, STEAM
Custom Program Description:
Come complete your UnFinished Object, or UFO.  Bring your UFO, or start a new project, and enjoy fun, friendship and food.  Don’t have a UFO?  Come anyway, and indulge in some coloring therapy. ...