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Art Spark

Friday, November 7, 1:30 – 2:30 pm for ages 5-11. No school today! An open art-making hour where children will have the chance to use different types of media to create masterpieces and send their imaginations soaring.

Lullabies and More for New Parents

Monday, November 3, 6:00 pm. Parents, bring your babies (birth to 2 years) and join us for an evening of songs and lullabies to enjoy with your child, and to help soothe him or her in the wee hours of the night. Presented by Karen Abraham of Meadowlark Music Together.



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!

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.