Monday, November 28, 2016

December 2016 - January 2017 Classes and Events

Pine Cone Wreath Make-and-Take
DECEMBER 2-3, 2016, ALL DAY   
Pre-Registration: Not Required              
Stop by the library anytime on December 2nd or 3rd to create your own pine cone wreath to decorate your home for the holidays or give as a gift.

Altered Books
DECEMBER 10, 2016, 10:00AM-12:00PM
Pre-Registration: Opens 11/12/2016
Artist Angie Schade will teach you how to take an old book and turn it into art using mixed media techniques.  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
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CCL Cooking School: Cake Decorating Part II
DECEMBER 10, 2016, 1:00-2:00PM
Pre-Registration: Opens 11/19/2016
A follow-up to Cake Decorating 101 hosted earlier this year at the library, this class teaches additional techniques for decorating a pretty cake. Tools and icing provided. Participants must bring their own quarter sheet or round cake.  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

Burlap Pillow Demonstration with Scottie Snider 
DECEMBER 13, 2016, 1:00-2:00PM
Pre-Registration: Not Required
Scottie Snider of Plaid Guys Pillow Company will demonstrate how he creates custom hand-drawn burlap pillowcases. Snider and his business partner sell the popular pillows at markets all over the country.

Route 66 Animal Adoption Event
DECEMBER 17, 2016, 12:30-4:30PM
Pre-Registration: Not Required
Looking for the perfect pet? Consider a rescue animal. Route 66 Animal Rescue volunteers and foster dogs will be at the library for you to meet and learn more about those available to adopt.

Brown Bag and Book Club:  The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George
DECEMBER 27, 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.

Newspaper Butterfly Make-and-Take
JANUARY 10-14, 2017, ALL DAY
Pre-Registration: Not Required
Stop by the library anytime on January 10-14 to make a newspaper butterfly.

CCL Cooking School: Grow Your Own Sprouts
JANUARY 14, 2017, 12:00-1:00PM
Pre-Registration: Not Required
Sprouts have been a source of nutrition for thousands of years across the world. They require few resources to grow and create no waste. Wendy Lane will teach attendees to grow their own sprouts and discuss how to use them in recipes. Plus, get a sneak peek into the library’s plans for an heirloom seed library, premiering in March.

Art School: Caricature and Portrait Drawing with Richard Polson
JANUARY 21, 2017, 12:00-1:30PM
Pre-Registration: Not Required
Have you always wanted to try your hand at drawing a caricature? Join local artist Richard Polson to learn drawing techniques to help you create great caricatures.

Brown Bag and Book Club: Life in a Jar: The Irena Sendler Project by Jack Mayer
JANUARY 24, 2017, 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.

Zumba at the O.C.
Saturdays, January 4 - February 25
10:00 - 10:45 AM
Location:  O.C., Ozark
Zumba with the library is back by popular demand after a successful partnership with the O.C. last summer! Take Zumba for free - no membership required - at the O.C. in this library-sponsored class this winter. Zumba takes the work out of workout by mixing low-intensity and high-intensity moves for an interval-syle, calorie burning dance fitness party.