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Northland Library Events for April

Part 1

WRITING YOUR MEMOIR Mondays: April 3, 17; May 8, 22; June 5, 19 from 4 - 5 p.m. The thought of writing a memoir might be daunting, but it doesn't have to be! With a little guidance and effort, anyone can relive their life on paper, and share their story with their loved ones. This series of classes will be focused on discussion, technique, and guidance. Participants will be expected to share snippets with other classmates to get feedback. Registration necessary only for first class. FOLK CONCERT Join us at the Ross Community Center on Monday, April 3 at 7 p.m. for a free folk concert! Adam Broome & Jaige Trudel of Maivish join forces with Rachel Bell to present a rich and colorful array of acoustic folk music. Inspired by English, Celtic, French, Quebecois, and Appalachian traditions, they weave together exciting arrangements with guitar, fiddle, accordion, and vocals. To hear samples and read more: http://www.maivish.com & www.rachelbellmusic.com. Seating is limited to the first 200 people to arrive. MILKWEED FOR MONARCHS Monarch butterflies are a welcome pollinator in our Pennsylvanian landscape. Unfortunately, their very existence is under threat. Join us on Thursday, April 6 at 7 p.m. to learn about the amazing life of the monarchs, and how we can use our gardens to create a habitat that will help to ensure successful populations of butterflies. Each participant will receive seeds to help jump-start local food sources to support the butterflies. This program is free. Please register. MUSHROOMS: THE FUNGUS AMONG Mushrooms and fungi serve many critical roles in our lives and the environment. Join the Allegheny County Park Rangers on Thursday, April 13 from 7-8 p.m. to learn how fungi and mushrooms influence many aspects of daily life and are a keystone in the function of almost all ecosystems on earth. Registration is required. GET CRAFTY @ NORTHLAND: YARN WRAPPED FLOWER POTS Create colorful, yarn-wrapped flower pots to house the beautiful blossoms of the season. Join us on Monday, April 17 from 7-8:30 p.m. Participants will take two ordinary terra-cotta pots and transform them into vibrant accents to brighten up any decor. Each class ends with a free raffle for an item pertaining to that evening's class. The cost to participate is $15.00 per person, which covers all supplies and instruction. Payment is due upon arrival to the class. Please register.
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  • Wee ly on Mon and ly on Thu
  • Apr 03, 2017 through Apr 27, 2017
  • 8:00AM - 9:00PM
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