Crafternoons at the Library: Repurposing old books and stuffed animals, plus mosaic trivets and Harry Potter fun

by beth on March 14, 2019

Post image for Crafternoons at the Library: Repurposing old books and stuffed animals, plus mosaic trivets and Harry Potter fun

Above: Two upcoming craft programs will have library patrons put old materials to new purpose. (images cropped from Wicked Good Henna website)

The Southborough Library is continuing its “Crafternoon” series this spring led by popular crafter Mandy Roberge of Wicked Good Henna.

Old Book Page Crafting flyer bNext week, tweens and teens are invited to make crafts out of old books. This specific program is for ages 12+. The Library promotes:

Make something new from something old! On Tuesday, March 19, from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM, the Southborough Library will host Old Book Page Crafting. Popular library programmer Mandy Roberge from Wicked Good Henna will be leading everyone in their book page creations.

Registration for this event is required. The program is limited to 15 participants.

To register, click here or call the front desk at calling 508-485-5031.

Starting next month, monthly sessions expand to allow ages 10+. Below are dates, themes, and registration links.

All of these take place from 3:00-5:00 pm on a weekday afternoon. Click thumbnails to enlarge:

Stuffie Taxidermy image from library crafternoon Stuffie Taxidermy (a.k.a. “Franken-Stuffie”)
Wednesday, April 17 – click here to register

“Using well-loved stuffed animals, a bevy of craft supplies and a healthy dose of hot glue, it’s time to re-imagine the stuffies of your youth!”

Mosaic Trivets from Wicked Good Henna Mosaic Trivets
Tuesday, May 21 – click here to register

Design hot plates out of mosaics

Harry Potter Stations from Wicked Good Henna Harry Potter Stations
Tuesday, June 18 – click here to register

Rotate through the room, making different crafts with a Harry Potter theme

The series is funded by a grant from Southborough Community Fund, a fund of the Foundation for MetroWest. 

{ 0 comments… add one now }

Leave a Comment

Previous post:

Next post: