Clark among attractions at library


Staff report



BRADFORD —Bradford Public library (BPL) will be hosting professional woodcarver Butch Clark from 6:30-9 p.m. Nov. 15 and 16.

Crafters will be creating a two-dimensional Santa or Snowman ornament. This event is free, so do not miss out. There are just a few slots left, so sign-up right now for this two-evening class at 937-448-2612.

“Contact the library and get your name on the list right away,” organizers said.

The library will be closed for Thanksgiving on Nov. 24. The library will be open for regular Friday and Saturday hours.

Nov. 26 and Dec. 3, Bradford Public Library is inviting all Lego Lovers and aficionados to help build a Lego Christmas Village and Santa Claus Town. Bradford Public Library has just purchased the newest Lego Christmas Village piece. This will be the newest added to the library’s current collection. All Legos will be provided for this project. Come in anytime between 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

“And don’t forget, the second Saturday to help build the Christmas project will be Dec. 3 during the same times.” organizers said. “This activity is recommended for kids 10 years and up through adults. Yes, we know there are adults who love Legos too. You don’t need to sign up, just come and join in the fun. The village and Santa Town will be displayed throughout the library with the names of our builders through January 2017. Grab a few friends and come help us get the Library ready for the Christmas Season.”

Nov. 30 at 6:30 p.m. will be a Kat’s Crafts event. Kathy Weigandt, ultimate crafter, will be teaching a class every other month on a different topic and/or craft. On Nov. 30, she will take participants through a step-by-step process in creating a lighted clothes hanger Christmas tree beginning at 6:30 p.m. Contact the library at 448-2612 to sign-up in advance and no later than Nov. 25, so that appropriate materials can be purchased. There will be a fee for this event.

Dec. 6 at 6:30 p.m. will be Decorating Your Home with Joanie’s Floral Design’s Workshop “Take It with You!” Bradford Public Library has scheduled Joanie’s Floral Designs for a workshop on winter and Christmas home decorating on beginning at 6 p.m. All participants will create two different decorative items during this session. Live greenery will be used.

“This session fills up very quickly so call Bradford Public Library right away at 937-448-2612 to reserve your space for this workshop,” organizers noted. “The cost for instruction and all materials is $25, payable to Joanie’s Floral. A minimum deposit of $10 must be made at sign-up to confirm a spot. This workshop will take place at The Bradford Community Club on Miami Avenue. Refreshments will be served to all participants.

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Staff report