Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Scrapbooking with Deb Slater

Scrapbooking with Deb Slater

March 3 from 9:30 to 4:30.

Bring your own memorabilia and use Deb's expertise and tools to create wonderful memory keepers! 


Stampin-Up card creating class

Stampin-Up card creating class by instructor Brenda Helvie.  
Thursday, March 8, 2012
6:30 to 8:30pm.
Cost is $10 for 5 cards.

Block Party on Saturday!

The Youth Services Department at the Crawfordsville District Public Library will have its monthly 
BLOCK PARTY this Saturday at 9:30 a.m.! 

Come use your imagination to build with Legos.

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Yu Gi Oh Tournament with Prizes!

Win Shonen Jump cards as prizes at the Yu Gi Oh tournament tomorrow night!

Tournament will be held on Thursday February 16 at CDPL.

Call Michael Gurney to sign-up at 765-307-1673

Monday, February 13, 2012

Celtic Fiddling!

Want to get your St. Patrick's Day season off to a great start?

Emily Ann Thompson, a Celtic fiddler, who also sings in English and Irish Gaelic, performs Irish dance, and uses foot percussion, will be here along with her husband, Kelly, to entertain the public on:
February 26
3 to 4 pm


Visit her web site at: http://www.emilyannthompson.com/

Watercolor class

Pat Fay will return to teach a watercolor art class. He provides all the materials--including the canvas.

Cost is $40

Sign-up at the Circulation Desk, please.

Focus on Financial Freedom

Focus on Financial Freedom!

Starting February 21st
Tuesdays from 6 to 8pm

This is the beginning of a 6-week session brought to you by the Purdue Extension Agency and co-sponsored by CDPL.
Call Purdue Extension Agency to sign-up at 765-364-6363. 

Cost for materials only $40, course is free

Tuesday, February 07, 2012

Author Speak: Jonathon Wise

Join us for an Author Speak at CDPL!

Jonathon Wise, author of I Am Maker and Touches, will be at CDPL to talk about his new post-apocalyptic thriller Ferryman. He will also be signing copies of this book!

Saturday, February 18
11 a.m. until 1 p.m.
Room A, CDPL Lower Level

Monday, February 06, 2012

Cupid's Arrow at the Library

Cupid's Arrow at the Library:A Library Speed Dating Evening

Valentine's Day, 6pm to 8pm.

Bring your favorite book to break the ice and maybe Cupid's arrow will hit the mark! 

Event is free.

In the Gallery: Indiana and Beyond

Indiana and Beyond

Two Indiana Artists display their paintings in the Mary Bishop Memorial Gallery at the Crawfordsville District Public Library.

Audrey Elaine is a Hoosier Artist, born and raised in Indiana. Retired after 23 years in the United States Postal Service, she now devotes her time to painting landscapes of Indiana in oil, watercolor and acrylic. Her professional memberships include: The Hoosier Salon, Indiana Heritage Artists, Indiana Plein Air Painters Association, Indiana Arts/Crafts and the Incorporated Sugar Creek Art Center. Audrey has exhibited work in shows across the United States and all over Indiana, including Eli Lilly & Company, Indianapolis Artsgarden, Talbot Street Art Fair, Covered Bridge Festival, Orchard in Bloom, Prairie Town Market and Park Full of Art.

Alyce J. Miller, also a Hoosier Artists, has over 50 paintings on display in the Mary Bishop Memorial Gallery at the Crawfordsville District Public Library, many with Agricultural and floral themes. Alyce comes from an artistic family and has been painting for about nine years now. She exhibits in several counties and is a member of the Sugar Creek Art Center in Thorntown and the Tri County Art Group.

In the Mary Bishop Memorial Gallery at the Crawfordsville District Public Library, Audrey and Alyce currently have many lovely paintings on display; many of them are available for purchase.

Indiana and Beyond will run through Feb 16, 2012, and you can view the paintings during normal library hours, Monday through Thursday, 9 am to 9 pm, Friday and Saturday 9 am to 5 pm and Sunday 1 to 5 pm.

For more information about this art show contact Curator Kat Burkhart 765-362-4618 or carnegie@cdpl.lib.in.us.

Saturday, February 04, 2012

Visiting Author: Cancer Survivor Sandra Lofland-Brown

Visiting Author: Cancer Survivor Sandra Lofland-Brown will be at CDPL on February 12 at 1:30 to sign copies of her book:

"Cancer is tough, BE TOUGHER"

...or just to answer your questions.

All are invited!

Deweys Do "The Ladies Auxiliary"

Deweys Do -- CDPL's Book Club -- will be reading "The Ladies Auxiliary" by Tova Mirvis for the February 13th meeting at 6:30pm.

To join the group, all you have to do is sign up at the Circulation desk and grab a book there!

Book Discussion: Back of Mount Peace

Book Discussion: Back of Mount Peace

Please join Wabash’s Agata Szczeszak-Brewer and her husband, Ivy Tech’s Josh Brewer February 11th 2012, as they lead a community discussion of the book, Back of Mount Peace.

If you would like to participate in the discussion, please sign-up at Circulation.
(The first 15 to sign-up will get a free book. All others please look online or at bookstores.)

The author, Kwame Dawes, will be at Wabash February 16th for a reading! All are welcome.
Hosted by Wabash and CDPL