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Sew a Holiday Stocking: Sat, 12/3, 1-4 pm by btiblog
Tuesday, November 22, 2016, 3:27 pm
Filed under: adults, Crafts, Events, Libraries, Newark, Uncategorized | Tags: , , , ,

Jasmine, Ashley, Susan, Maria & Rupal CroppedRupal & Son with Stocking

Make a holiday stocking for someone you love. You will need ½ yard each of stocking and liner fabric. If you want a contrasting heel and toe, you will also need a 5 X 10” scrap. The library has some fabric to share; if you’d like to use it, please arrange a time to come and make your choice.

Participants must be able to thread a sewing machine, make a bobbin, and sew seams.

Registration is required. Email Barbara at In your email, please include, in addition to your name, whether you will bring a sewing machine

This workshop is for adults (18+ years). Teens will be admitted only if fewer than 12 adults enroll. Interested teens should ask to be placed on the waiting list.


Book & Bake Sale, Fixit Clinic, Bike Repair by btiblog
Thursday, November 3, 2016, 1:28 pm
Filed under: Uncategorized


November 5 is a super Saturday at Newark Library:
10 am – 4 pm: Library League Book & Bake Sale. Lots of bargains.
12 – 4 pm: Bike repair clinic by Bikemobile. Bring your bike(s) for service or repair.
1 pm: How to fix a flat bicycle tire
1 – 4 pm: Fixit Clinic for all ages. Bring your broken stuff and work with coaches to disassemble and try to repair it. See pics of the last one at

Plus Stitch ‘n Inch knitting & crochet at its regular time: 12:30 – 2:30 pm and there is a bobbin lace workshop at 3 (full but if you’re here, check whether there are no-shows).

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