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Bookmaking Camp

10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Central Library
Teen Studio
Join us for a camp all about bookmaking with guest artists, provided lunch, and more! More details including full schedule of projects will be posted here as we get them finalized. For youth in grades 6-12. Please register. Must attend all 3 days. 

Monday-Wednesday, August 20-22, in the Central Library Teen Studio

Day 1 Schedule: 
10:30-11--Check-in and socialize
11-12:30--KBAC Session 1: Surface Design with Lorrie Abdo. Participants will decorate paper that will be used for the covers of their books.
12:45-1:30 pm--Lunch
1:30-2:45 pm--Session 1 with author and illustrator, Emily Kastner (www.emmykmakes.com)
2:45-3:00 pm--Wrap up

Day 2 Schedule:
10:30-11:00 am--Social hour
11:00 am-12:45 pm--KBAC Session 2: Preparing covers and paper with Katie Platte. Students will cover boards with their decorated paper, fold and punch their pages.
12:45-1:30 pm--Lunch
1:30-2:45 pm--Drawing and Illustration with Kenjji Jumanne-Marshall (www.kenjji.com)
2:45-3:00 pm--Wrap up

Day 3 Schedule
10:30-10:45 am--Social hour
10:45 am-1 pm--KBAC Session 3: Coptic Sewing with Katie Platte. Students will use the materials prepared in previous sessions to sew a coptic bound journal with a hard cover.
1-1:30 pm--Lunch
1:30-2:45 pm--Session 2 with author and illustrator, Emily Kastner (www.emmykmakes.com) 
2:45-3:00 pm--Wrap up

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Registration is open

Bookmaking Camp

10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Central Library
Teen Studio
Join us for a camp all about bookmaking with guest artists, provided lunch, and more! More details including full schedule of projects will be posted here as we get them finalized. For youth in grades 6-12. Please register. Must attend all 3 days. 

Monday-Wednesday, August 20-22, in the Central Library Teen Studio

Day 1 Schedule: 
10:30-11--Check-in and socialize
11-12:30--KBAC Session 1: Surface Design with Lorrie Abdo. Participants will decorate paper that will be used for the covers of their books.
12:45-1:30 pm--Lunch
1:30-2:45 pm--Session 1 with author and illustrator, Emily Kastner (www.emmykmakes.com)
2:45-3:00 pm--Wrap up

Day 2 Schedule:
10:30-11:00 am--Social hour
11:00 am-12:45 pm--KBAC Session 2: Preparing covers and paper with Katie Platte. Students will cover boards with their decorated paper, fold and punch their pages.
12:45-1:30 pm--Lunch
1:30-2:45 pm--Drawing and Illustration with Kenjji Jumanne-Marshall (www.kenjji.com)
2:45-3:00 pm--Wrap up

Day 3 Schedule
10:30-10:45 am--Social hour
10:45 am-1 pm--KBAC Session 3: Coptic Sewing with Katie Platte. Students will use the materials prepared in previous sessions to sew a coptic bound journal with a hard cover.
1-1:30 pm--Lunch
1:30-2:45 pm--Session 2 with author and illustrator, Emily Kastner (www.emmykmakes.com) 
2:45-3:00 pm--Wrap up

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Registration is open

Bookmaking Camp

10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Central Library
Teen Studio
Join us for a camp all about bookmaking with guest artists, provided lunch, and more! More details including full schedule of projects will be posted here as we get them finalized. For youth in grades 6-12. Please register. Must attend all 3 days. 

Monday-Wednesday, August 20-22, in the Central Library Teen Studio

Day 1 Schedule: 
10:30-11--Check-in and socialize
11-12:30--KBAC Session 1: Surface Design with Lorrie Abdo. Participants will decorate paper that will be used for the covers of their books.
12:45-1:30 pm--Lunch
1:30-2:45 pm--Session 1 with author and illustrator, Emily Kastner (www.emmykmakes.com)
2:45-3:00 pm--Wrap up

Day 2 Schedule:
10:30-11:00 am--Social hour
11:00 am-12:45 pm--KBAC Session 2: Preparing covers and paper with Katie Platte. Students will cover boards with their decorated paper, fold and punch their pages.
12:45-1:30 pm--Lunch
1:30-2:45 pm--Drawing and Illustration with Kenjji Jumanne-Marshall (www.kenjji.com)
2:45-3:00 pm--Wrap up

Day 3 Schedule
10:30-10:45 am--Social hour
10:45 am-1 pm--KBAC Session 3: Coptic Sewing with Katie Platte. Students will use the materials prepared in previous sessions to sew a coptic bound journal with a hard cover.
1-1:30 pm--Lunch
1:30-2:45 pm--Session 2 with author and illustrator, Emily Kastner (www.emmykmakes.com) 
2:45-3:00 pm--Wrap up

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Pizza & Pages: Hispanic Heritage Month

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Oshtemo Branch
Community Room

Your free-to-keep copy of the book is available up to 1 month ahead at the library location where the book club is scheduled. Read it and come back to talk about it with pizza! Please register.

We will be reading I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika Sánchez.


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Pizza & Pages: Hispanic Heritage Month

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Washington Square Branch

Your free-to-keep copy of the book is available up to 1 month ahead at the library location where the book club is scheduled. Read it and come back to talk about it with pizza! Please register.

We will be reading I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika Sánchez.


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