Monday, April 30, 2012

Upcoming Library Classes

I am excited to announce two brand-new library programs that I am offering in May.  One is about Japanese Children's Day, offered at 5 branches.  The other one is spring themed origami program, offered at just one branch.

Mini carp streamer

Mini samurai helmet worn by my dog
"Japanese Children's Day"
May 5th is "Children's Day" in Japan, a special day that is all about celebrating children!  Find out how this Japanese national holiday is observed by making fun paper crafts.  Artist Yuki Martin will show you how to create all sorts of fun projects including a mini origami carp streamer and a wearable paper samurai helmet.

Wednesday, May 2, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Rockwood Library
Saturday, May 5, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm Sellwood-Moreland Library
Saturday, May 5, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Gresham Library
Saturday, May 12, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Holgate Library
Saturday, May 19, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm Kenton Library

All of the above classes are first come, first served.  Appropriate for K-5 and Families.




"Spring Adventures in Origami"
Create unique origami decorations for the spring. Learn how to make origami flowers, butterflies and other warm weather-themed characters with paper artist Yuki Martin.  Come transform an ordinary piece of paper into a three-dimensional form!

Saturday, May 19, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm St. Johns Library

Call this location to register for the above class.  Appropriate for K-5 and Families.