Grab your friends and form a team to test your knowledge. Pizza will be served, and the Adult Summer Reading raffles will be drawn! Generously sponsored by F.L.O.W. (the Friends of the Library of Windham)! Ages 16 and up, and registration is required. Please call the library at 432-7154 to register or for more information.
On Wednesday, August 8th at 6pm, Kevin Gardner will be here to talk about the storied history of New England stone walls. Kevin’s informal talk explores the theme of two of his books, The Granite Kiss: Traditions and Techniques of Building New England Stone Walls, and Stone Building: How To Make New England Style Walls and Other Structures the Old Way.
Over the course of one calendar year, journalist Dan Szczesny explored the history and mystique of New England’s tallest mountain. But Mount Washington is more than just a 6,288-foot rock pile; the mountain is the cultural soul of climbers, hikers, and tourists from around the world looking to test their mettle against some of the most extreme conditions in return for a chance to be inspired by some of the most intense natural beauty.
Professional crafter, Pam White, will be helping us to explore our creative side as we use rubber stamps, colorful inks and pencils, and special techniques to transform plain note cards into works of art! All supplies will be provided. Pam has been an Independent Demonstrator for Stampin’ Up for the past 16 years and has taught many classes. She has also sold her creations at craft fairs, and truly loves sharing her talents with others! This free program is for Nesmith Library card holders only (ages 16 and up), and registration is required.
Kitri and Leslie from Ways of Color (www.waysofcolor.com) are back with another fantastic stained glass craft! We will be creating round suncatchers using pieces of colored glass. Come and flex your creative muscles and your imagination! This always popular event is limited to 20 participants, so register early! Ages 16 and up. Please register by calling the library at 432-7154.
This event is part of the One Book One Windham town-wide read, Wonder by R.J. Palacio, sponsored by the Friends of the Library of Windham (F.L.O.W.), and is being held at the ART House in Windham (41 Range Road). During this adult program (ages 21 and up only) at the ART House in Windham, we'll be painting precepts (words to live by) on wooden signs. 20 attendees max, and you can sign up in the library, or through the F.L.O.W.
Spring is here and it’s the perfect time to plant seeds! We will be using Mason jars to start a small herb garden. All materials will be provided, but you may want to bring a pair of gardening gloves. Registration is required and limited to 24 participants. This program is for ages 16 and up. Please call 432-7154 to register, or for more information.