Workshops

Alien Costume Makeup Workshop

‘Midtown Workshop Series’ July 25 at the Midtown Carnegie Branch Library

Adults are invited to attend Midtown Workshop Series from 4-5:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 25, in the Midtown Carnegie Branch Library upstairs meeting room, 397 E. Central St.

This month’s topic Alien Costume Makeup Tutorial. Watch a professional makeup artist from Associated Theatrical Contractors transform their model into an alien right before your eyes. Ask questions and get advice on how to achieve different looks and utilize techniques – just in time for your August 17 LibraryCon cosplay.

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Midtown Carnegie Branch Library

Masterpiece Art Studio: Galaxy Sensory Bottles

‘Masterpiece Art Studio: Galaxy Sensory Bottles’ July 25 at Willard Branch Library

Children in grades 4-8 are invited to attend Masterpiece Art Studio: Galaxy Sensory Bottles at 10 a.m. on Thursday, July 25, at the Willard Branch Library, 304 E. Jackson St.

Create your own universe in a bottle. Materials will be provided; space is limited.

For more information on this free program or to register call 742-4258.

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Willard Branch Library

Epic Painting Day for Teens

‘Epic Painting Day’ July 23 at Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library

Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to attend Epic Painting Day from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 23, at the Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library, 2214 Brentwood Blvd.

Get creative with acrylic pouring, trough painting and a group mural. Wear your paint clothes because we are going to get messy!

For more information on this free program call 883-1974.

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Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library

Acrylics & Canvases at Republic Branch Library

‘Acrylics and Canvases’ July 20 at Republic Branch Library

Registration is underway for adults to attend Acrylics and Canvases from 2-3:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 20, at the Republic Branch Library, 921 N. Lindsey Ave.

Create a one-of-a-kind canvas through a guided painting experience with library staff members. Materials will be provided.

For more information on this free program or to register call 732-7284.

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Republic Branch Library

Creative Writing Workshop at The Library Station

‘“Universe of Stories” Creative Writing Workshop’ July 20 at Library Station

Registration is underway for adults to attend “Universe of Stories” Creative Writing Workshop from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday, July 20, in the Library Station Santa Fe Room, 2535 N. Kansas Expressway.

Want to add your own voice to the “Universe of Stories”? Attend this crash course in storytelling taught by Derek Cowsert, library staff member and Ozarks Technical Community College English instructor, with a focus on short- and long-form fiction, highlighting the differences between the two.

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The Library Station

Galactic Spray Paint Art Workshop for Teens

‘Galactic Spray Paint Art’ July 14 at the Library Center

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to attend Galactic Spray Paint Art from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, July 14, in the Library Center Story Hour Room, 4653 S. Campbell Ave.

Artist Taylor Hopkins will demonstrate how to use spray paint to create works of art, then create your own galactic art. Materials will be provided.

For more information on this free program or to register call 882-0714.

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The Library Center

CF Drawing Club

drawing club

Come draw with us, and BYO beverages of your choosing!

Also BYO drawing surfaces and utensils. But don't worry, we have you covered if you forget.

We will have prompts if you run out of ideas, as well as coloring books if it's what you're in for. Oh! And you will get a super cool CF Drawing Club button just for showing up!

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Culture Flock

Mural Workshop for Teens with Amy Beth Rice

‘Mural Workshop with Amy-Beth Rice’ July 5 at Library Center

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to attend Mural Workshop with Amy-Beth Rice at 6 p.m. on Friday, July 5, in the Library Center auditorium, 4653 S. Campbell Ave.

Memphis-based artist, muralist and educator Amy-Beth Rice will guide participants in the creation of a small mural with a community-focused theme to be displayed at the Library Center. Materials will be provided. This program is sponsored by Friends of the Library.

For more information on this free program or to register call 616-0526.

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The Library Center

SMAC Art Camp for Older Kids

SMAC Camp

Southern Missouri Arts Connection (SMAC), a nonprofit based in Hollister, is pleased to announce a new art camp under its comprehensive Summer Art Camp Program. The Program, supported by The City of Hollister, uses highly experienced art instructors to provide opportunities for local children to learn about visual art through guided exploration and play.