Paper Quilled Pendants

Thursday November 9, 2017: 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm -- Traverwood Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for grade 6 - adult

Create a colorful, unique pendant out of rolled paper.

Copper Wire Jewelry

Thursday November 9, 2017: 7:00 pm to 8:45 pm -- Downtown Library: Secret Lab

This event is intended for grade 6 - adult

Get creative with some simple wire-wrapped jewelry making techniques. Use copper wire to twist and twirl your way to some beautiful jewelry creations.

Local crafter Beth Battey returns for this workshop.

"Reputation" Listening Party

Friday November 10, 2017: 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Secret Lab

This event is intended for grade 9-adult

Taylor Swift fans unite!

Join us for a listening party of Taylor's new album along with some jewelry making. Taylor inspired outfits are encouraged!

DIY Pumpkin Spice Latte Sugar Scrub

Saturday November 11, 2017: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm -- Westgate Branch: West Side Room

This event is intended for grade 6 - adult

Not enough Pumpkin Spice in your life?

Come to the Library to make some Pumpkin Spice Sugar Scrub that is perfect for fall!

Beginning Crochet With Beth Battey

Saturday November 11, 2017: 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm -- Traverwood Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for grade 6 - adult

Want to start making your own handmade items for yourself or as gifts?

Local crafter Beth Battey will get you started in the wonderful world of crochet with a basic beginner's project. Supplies are provided.

Minecraft Workshop

Sunday November 12, 2017: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Training Center

This event is intended for grade 3–8

Explore the endless possibilities of Minecraft programming!

Begin with the basics and work your way up to advanced challenges.

This is a deep curriculum, so repeat students are encouraged!

Circle K Homework Help

Sunday November 12, 2017: 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm -- Downtown Library: Youth Story Corner

This event is intended for grades K-12

Need help with homework? Students in grades K–12 can get homework help at AADL, provided by volunteers for the University of Michigan chapter of Circle K. No appointment necessary — just drop by!

Drawing for Adults

Sunday November 12, 2017: 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm -- Downtown Library: 4th Floor Meeting Room

This event is intended for grade 9 - adult

Come draw with us! We'll provide everything you need to practice your drawing skills.

Every week we’ll cover a different topic. You’ll learn different techniques to tackle texture, chiaroscuro, and perspective, plus improve your sense of composition, lighting, and form. You'll get the chance to try out different mediums like pencil, charcoal, and pastel. All skill levels are welcome to participate.

Circle K Homework Help

Monday November 13, 2017: 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm -- Downtown Library: Youth Story Corner

This event is intended for grades K-12

Need help with homework? Students in grades K–12 can get homework help at AADL, provided by volunteers for the University of Michigan chapter of Circle K. No appointment necessary — just drop by!

Fiber Arts Lab: Knitting

Monday November 13, 2017: 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Secret Lab

This event is intended for grade 6 - adult

Join us every other Monday for an evening of knitting and crochet. We will provide everything you need to get started. Stop in and learn the basics. You can bring a project you've been working on, or just stop by to practice your stitches. We welcome all skill levels, no prior knowledge is necessary.

This week we will focus on knitting.