Watercolor Class

Watercolor Class
December 9th at 10 AM
$20
Spots are limited. Sign up at the library or call us.

Suzanne Boeck is back by popular demand! Create your own slice of a Michigan winter with this snow covered work of art.  No experience necessary. All supplies will be provided.

Essential Oils Class

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Essential Oil: Fall Make & Take
Monday November 20 @ 5:30
Cost is $10
Sign up here or at Aitkin LIbrary.

Make:
Oatmeal Shower Sac
Natural Dryer Sheets
Dishwasher Soap
Foot Creme/Salve

MORE Fun with Ukes!

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Hosted at the Library
Tuesday, November 21st AND December 19th, 6pm – 7pm

Did you attend our Fun with Ukes class? Do you want to learn to play the ukulele and sing? Do you want to go beyond 1 finger and 2 chords? If so, than this class is for you! Please bring your own ukulele if you have one, but if you don’t we have ones you can borrow.

Fun with Ukes!

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Fun with Ukes!
Hosted at the Library
Tuesday, November 14th AND December 12th,6pm – 7 pm

If you’ve never played a ukulele before (or anything before) but want to learn, Fun with Ukes is for you! With 1 finger and 2 chords you’ll be able to play many, many songs! If you have your own ukulele be sure to bring it, if not we have ones you can borrow!

Essential Oils Class

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Essential Oils Class
Hosted in the Library Basement
Monday, October 16th at 5:30

A recipes Q&A, you’ll be able to get information about products you’ll be able to make yourself at home. You may bring your own oils or you may purchase them during the class to take home.

Watercolor Class

Watercolor Class
October 28th at 10 AM
$20
Spots are limited. Sign up at the library or call us.

Suzanne Boeck is back by popular demand! Create your own slice of the Michigan coast with dazzling watercolors. No experience necessary. All supplies will be provided.

 

Halloween Costume Party

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Thursday, October 19th @ 6 pm

Join us for our annual Halloween Costume Contest!!! Mini-pumpkins and mess-free paint markers will be provided for decorating, and we’ll also play Haunted Hide & Seek, where all manner of tricks and treats will be found! The night will wrap up with Costume Contest awards. First, Second, and Third place winners will be awarded spooky classics on DVD.

Book Club

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Aitkin Library Book Club
November 1, 6:30 pm
Mornings on Horseback by David McCullough
Copies available at Aitkin Library

Join us November 1st to discuss ‘Mornings on Horseback,’ the National Book Award Winning biography of our most interesting president. Theodore Roosevelt is loved and hated on both the Right and the Left for his Progressive policies and larger than life personality.

‘Mornings…’ explores his formative years as he metamorphosized from a sickly boy to a hardened Rough-Rider. TR embodies the glory and contradiction that are America. To understand him is to understand America and understand ourselves.

Ourselves in Concert

Ourselves in Concert
Sweet and Sour Irish Love Songs
Aitkin Library Donovan Room
Tuesday, October 3 at 6 pm

We’re excited to present Ourselves in an acoustic concert event in the Donovan Room. You’ll hear sweet and sour Irish love songs. Get in the spirit and tap your feet and sing along to the upbeat folky sounds from the Trio. Ourselves features local musicians Lynn Surbrook, along with Walt and Tom Schlicting.

Watercolor Class

Watercolor Painting Class
With Suzanne Boeck
10 am Saturday, September 16, 2017
$20: Sign-Up Here

Learn to paint this delightful watercolor design with internationally known artist Suzanne Boeck. You’ll be amazed by what you can learn in 3-4 hours. With Suzanne’s guidance, you’ll turn a blank piece of paper into your own personal masterpiece!