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Arts @ APL Take and Make Kits (Ages 18 and up)

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Recommended for adults, ages 18 and up.  Kits are limited to 30 unless otherwise stated.  Each kit requires a separate registration.  Please register only once for each person.  Any duplicate registrations of the same name will be deleted. Registration is open until the closing date indicated or until full.

Kits can be picked up through curbside pickup, Monday-Saturday 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., or at the Information Desk during library open hours on the dates listed.  Any kits unclaimed after the scheduled pickup dates will be distributed on a first come, first served basis.

If the kit has a corresponding virtual program, it can be viewed on the listed day at 7 p.m. on Facebook (@allenpubliclibrary) or the City of Allen's YouTube channel (@AllenCityTV).

These programs are sponsored by the Friends of the Allen Public Library.

Arts @ APL: Even Smarter Smartphone Photography, Part 2
Tuesday, June 1, 7 p.m.
Join professional photographer Suad Bejtovic on Zoom as he applies his photography tips to your smartphone pictures.  Once registered, you will receive a separate email from library staff with the information to join the live zoom meeting within 3 business days. Limited to 10. No kit pickup for this program - video only.

Arts @ APL: Crocheted Coasters
Tuesday, June 1 - Saturday, June 5
Crochet a set of coasters!  We will explore both square and round shapes.  This is a confident beginner to advanced beginner level project.  Basic crochet skills will not be taught.  Repeat program.  Limited to 40.  Watch the video Tuesday, June 8.

Arts @ APL: Boro Mug Rugs
Monday, June 28 - Saturday, July 3
Create a patchwork mug rug using the Sashiko stitching technique, scraps of fabric, a needle , and thread.  Limited to 40.  Watch the video Tuesday, July 6.

Arts @ APL Artist Spotlight: Alma Thomas
Monday, August 2 - Saturday, August 7
Create an original painting in the style of Alma Thomas as you learn about the artist.  Limited to 30.  Watch the video Tuesday, August 10.

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