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YACK & YARN: TATTING BASICS 
Instructed by Sandee Kane 
A Featured HOT READS FOR COLD NIGHTS Program

Tuesday, December 2 from 6:00-7:30 pm in the Community Room. Learn the basics of tatting, including the “flip” of the knot. Tatting shuttles, white thread, and red thread will be provided. Participation is limited to 6, so you will want to sign up soon. 

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SOAP MAKING 101 
Instructed by Becky Ripplemeyer 
A Featured HOT READS FOR COLD NIGHTS Program

Sunday, December 7 from 2:30-4:30 pm in the Community Room. Learn the basics of soap making by professional soap maker Becky Ripplemeyer, whose Heirloom Soapworks can be found in her shop in Lebanon, IL. With a maximum of 6 students per class, there is plenty of individual instruction.  Each student comes away with both knowledge AND experience from this 100% hands on class. Participants get to choose between the following essential oils: Lavender, Peppermint, Sweet Orange, & Lemon Grass. Participants get to take home two big bars of soap that they created from scratch! You’ll have to decide whether to keep them or to give them as holiday gifts. The workshop lasts approx. 2 hours, and includes all supplies. Participation is limited to 6, so you will be notified if you have been placed on the Waiting List. 

This workshop has been filled. Please let the Help Desk know if you wish to be placed on the Waiting List. 288-1212

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YACK & YARN: KNITTING FINGERLESS GLOVES 
Instructed by Melissa Woods
A Featured HOT READS FOR COLD NIGHTS Program

PART 1: Monday, January 12 from 6:00-7:30 pm in the Community Room.
PART 2: Thursday, January 15 from 6:00-7:30 pm in the Community Room.

Participants will learn how to knit, purl and increase (knit one front and back) while making a pair of fingerless gloves. Participation is limited to 8, so you will want to sign up soon. 

Materials to bring:
One set of dpns US size 4 knitting needles
100-120 yards of DK weight yarn
Waste yarn
One tapestry needle
Stitch marker

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