Professional artist Pat Foxx will teach participants to paint a watercolor autumn landscape.
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Monday, September 27, 2021 - 12:30pm to 3:00pm
Saturday, October 2, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
02:00 PM to 03:00 PMContact: Teen Advisor Karen Lee at email@example.com
Find out everything there is to know about volunteering at the Warwick Children's Book Festival, which will be held from 11am-4pm on Saturday, October 9 at Stanley-Deming Park. Pick up your t-shirt. Sign up for a shift or 2 (or 3.) Learn about what help is needed to set up, work the children's area, assist the authors and illustrators, and help us clean up and take everything down at the end. You must attend the orientation if you want to volunteer at the book festival. Attending the orientation earns you 1 hour of volunteer time!Location:River Birch PatioAge Group:Teen
Monday, October 4, 2021 - 12:30pm to 3:00pm
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
06:00 PM to 07:00 PMContact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or firstname.lastname@example.orgSeamstress Cindy Hopper of Sewcology will teach basic hand sewing stitches for clothing construction and repair (not embroidery), and help you work on the project of your choice. Historical materials such as linen thread, linen, cotton and wool will also be covered. Participants will provide their own needles, thread, scissors, and pre-cut material (following your chosen pattern/project). The first two sessions will be working up a "sampler piece" of basic stitches. For this, you will need a solid color light weight material of your choice approx. 30" square.NOTE: Please check with us prior to the program for current COVID protocols. Masks strongly recommended, regardless of vaccination status. If the library in consultation with health authorities requires, the program may shift to remote and be given on Zoom.Location:AWPL Community RoomAge Group:Adult, Teen
Saturday, October 9, 2021 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
11:00 AM to 04:00 PMContact: Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3 or email@example.com
Calling all the young and young at heart to Stanley-Deming Park (3rd St. and Parkway) for the Warwick Children's Book Festival. Dozens of distinguished authors and illustrators of books for children will be on hand to autograph their books (for purchase on site) and talk with their readers. Free admission. Free concert for children by The Uncle Brothers at 12:00. Therapy dogs will be on hand to listen to children read their new books aloud. This is a special opportunity to leave screens behind and engage with the printed word and all who make childhood reading such a wonderful experience. Stanley-Deming Park is safe and family-friendly, offering an accessible playground, restrooms and plenty of (fenced) space to play.
** Depending upon local and State regulations in effect at the time, masks, social distancing and hand sanitizer may be required in order to enter the Festival tent. Please plan accordingly. **
The Festival is presented by Albert Wisner Public Library, and sponsored principally by Library benefactors Glenn P. and Susan D. Dickes. The Village of Warwick, ShopRite of Warwick and the Warwick Valley Farmers' Market also support the Festival.Location:Off Site – see program detailsAge Group:Adult, Teen, Tween, Children