On Sept. 10 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Friends of Fort Ontario will host an Arts, Crafts, and Kite Festival on the spacious grounds outside the old fort.
Granby Elementary School recently held their annual Make It and Take It Craft Night at the school. The evening of fun and crafting was sponsored by the school’s parent/teacher group and enabled more than 50 families to attend and make memories with their children, along with many ornaments and decorations for the holidays. Ten tables
The library will be offering a free Tie Dye workshop, August 12th, from 2:00-4:00 pm. The workshop will be taught by local artist, Daniel Leo.
This year at the craft day there are seventeen different booths that can be visited. There will be many new gifts to choose from including a pine cone centerpiece, an advent calendar, Chai tea cup with white chocolate spoons, and a holiday pin.
This project is quick for the experienced, but simple enough for beginners as the assorted scrap strips are stitched together in a couple of hours.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â This project is a wonderful last minute gift for someone else or just a personal treat.
The holiday decorating season is here, but not everyone remembers the feathered and furred friends around their homes during the preparations.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â Well, itÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s not too late to get started by attending the Wreaths for Wildlife Program at the Amboy 4-H Environmental Education Center on Sunday, December 7 at 2:00 pm.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â Participants will be constructing beautiful outdoor holiday evergreen wreaths that contain nutritious treats for cardinals, woodpeckers, squirrels and other wildlife.