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Main Library
May 12 2017 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm

Graphic Novel Writing Workshop for ages 8 – 80 presented by Phil Yeh

Award-winning author and artist Phil Yeh presents a graphic novel workshop that’s perfect for teens and adults! The “Godfather of the Graphic Novel” will introduce you to world-famous graphic novel creators, teach you how to create your own unique characters, and demonstrate the process of drawing and writing a comic strip. Get one of Phil’s comics – while supplies last. Free and open to the public.

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Main Library
May 20 2017 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm

Hair Care Forum

Join us in the Jax Makerspace for a discussion on hair as well as tips and techniques for care.

Main Library
May 11 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Crafternoon: Sew Good

Join us in the Jax Makerspace for an introduction to sewing machines. We'll go over basic sewing terminology and sewing machine techniques as we create small pillows from recycled t-shirts. All supplies are provided but please feel free to bring your own t-shirt.

Main Library
May 30 2017 -
11:30am to 1:00pm

Crafternoon: Mend Your Own Business

Join us in the Jax Makerspace to learn the fundamentals of sewing, including threading a needle and knotting thread, as well as basic stitches like the running stitch and basting stitch. We’ll practice these skills as we sew a pillow case from scratch. All supplies are provided.

Main Library
May 23 2017 -
11:30am to 1:00pm

Crafternoon: Mend Your Own Business

Join us in the Jax Makerspace to learn the fundamentals of sewing, including threading a needle and knotting thread, as well as basic stitches like the running stitch and basting stitch. We’ll practice these skills as we sew a pillow case from scratch. All supplies are provided.

Main Library
May 16 2017 -
11:30am to 1:00pm

Crafternoon: Mend Your Own Business

Join us in the Jax Makerspace to learn the fundamentals of sewing, including threading a needle and knotting thread, as well as basic stitches like the running stitch and basting stitch. We’ll practice these skills as we sew a pillow case from scratch. All supplies are provided.

Main Library
May 9 2017 -
11:30am to 1:00pm

Crafternoon: Mend Your Own Business

Join us in the Jax Makerspace to learn the fundamentals of sewing, including threading a needle and knotting thread, as well as basic stitches like the running stitch and basting stitch. We’ll practice these skills as we sew a pillow case from scratch. All supplies are provided.

Main Library
May 2 2017 -
11:30am to 1:00pm

Crafternoon: Mend Your Own Business

Join us in the Jax Makerspace to learn the fundamentals of sewing, including threading a needle and knotting thread, as well as basic stitches like the running stitch and basting stitch. We’ll practice these skills as we sew a pillow case from scratch. All supplies are provided.

Main Library
Apr 25 2017 -
11:30am to 1:00pm

Crafternoon: Mend Your Own Business

Join us in the Jax Makerspace to learn the fundamentals of sewing, including threading a needle and knotting thread, as well as basic stitches like the running stitch and basting stitch. We’ll practice these skills as we sew a pillow case from scratch. All supplies are provided.

Main Library
May 20 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm

Altered Objects Collab

Join Altered Objects exhibiting artist Matthew Abercrombie as he talks about his work in covering up community dividing and socially offensive graffiti in neighborhoods in Jacksonville. Immediately following, he will lead an interactive demonstration using found materials to create works of art.

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