Wednesday, September 21, 2016

October-November 2016 Classes and Events

Genealogy Online
OCTOBER  22, 2016, 10:00-11:00AM
Pre-Registration: Opens 10/1/2016                    
Local History Coordinator Taneesa Hall will discuss many resources available for genealogy enthusiasts online, not just for Christian County, but for anyone interested in researching their past. Delve into the realm of records searching on the Internet. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

Brown Bag and Book Club:  Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
OCTOBER 25, 2016, 1:00-2:00PM
Pre-Registration: Not Required
Christian County Library has a book club for adults! Join us each month to discuss recent and popular fiction and non-fiction   titles. Bring your lunch if you’d like, and we’ll provide drinks and dessert. No registration is required.

Sugar Skulls Make-and-Take    
NOVEMBER 1, 2016, 2:30-5:30PM
Pre-Registration: Not Required                  
Sugar skulls, or calaveras, are used in the Mexican celebration El Dia de Los Muertos. Stop by to decorate an authentic traditional sugar skull at the library.

Native American Dreamcatcher Make-and-Take
NOVEMBER 8, 2016, ALL DAY
Pre-Registration: Not Required
                           
November is Native American Heritage Month. Sometimes considered a symbol of unity among various Indian Nations, dreamcatchers originated with the Ojibwe people. Craft your own dreamcatcher and browse our display of materials
to learn more about Native American culture and history.


Knifemaking with Bladesmith Tom McGinnis
NOVEMBER 10, 2016, 5:30-6:30PM
Pre-Registration: Not Required

Tom McGinnis made his first knife in the 1960s, but once he retired, knifemaking - and teaching
others how to do it - became a full time career. McGinnis recently took second place in the History Channel show “Forged in Fire.” Join him at the library to learn about the techniques and tools used in constructing knives.

CCL Cooking School: A Vegan Thanksgiving
NOVEMBER 12, 2016, 1:30-2:30PM
Pre-Registration: Opens 10/22/2016
                               
Study after study shows a plant-based diet has health benefits, but on a traditional holiday like Thanksgiving, it might be hard to imagine how to eat vegan. We can help! Join us to learn to prepare a luscious vegan feast. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.


Beaded Bookmarks Make-and-Take
NOVEMBER 15, 2016, ALL DAY
Pre-Registration: Not Required
                                            
Craft a beaded bookmark to celebrate autumn with our stamps, punches, and a variety of beads.

Brown Bag and Book Club: When the Stars Fall Down by Pat Lamb *VISITING AUTHOR*
NOVEMBER 22, 2016, 1:00-2:00PM
Pre-Registration: Not Required
Christian County Library has a book club for adults! Join us each month to discuss recent and popular fiction and non-fiction   titles. Bring your lunch if you’d like, and we’ll provide drinks and dessert. No registration is required.