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Printmaking Day

Wednesday, November 5, 3:30-4:30 pm for ages 7 to 11. Hands-on printmaking fun with the Arts Center’s resident printmaker Tonja Torgerson! Tonja will demonstrate printing techniques and kids will have a chance to make a masterpiece of their own.

Kids in the Kitchen

Tuesdays in November for ages 7 to 11. Kids in the Kitchen returns! This is a fun four-week curriculum in which the children create and sample delicious recipes, and learn about safety, nutrition and food choices. You will register for all four classes, and fill out an allergy info sheet: call 785-843-3833. This program is made possible by Harvester’s, United Way of Douglas County (Americorp Program), and the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department.

Multicultural Storytime

Saturdays in November, 10:30 am. Multicultural Storytimes include stories and songs highlighting different languages or cultures. Expose yourself and your children to some of the many cultures that make Lawrence great:

Nov 1, Korean

Nov 8, Ukrainian

Nov 15, Amharic

Nov 22, American Sign Language!

The Cryptid Files

October 22, 3:30-4:30 pm, for ages 7-11. Join in on an examination of the world’s most elusive creatures. We’ll look at case files for Big Foot, the Loch Ness Monster and other beings that lurk in the shadows! In the Reader’s Theater in the Children’s area.

Candy Construction

Wednesday, December 11, 3:30 – 4:30 pm, for ages 5 to 17. Who can make the coolest gingerbread (graham cracker) house at Lawrence Public Library? Join us for our 2nd annual Gingerbread House Day! All materials supplied. Register at 785-843-3833.